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Games on 1974-08-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals0Baltimore Orioles1BoxRoss GrimsleyBruce Dal Canton(none)
Minnesota Twins2Boston Red Sox3BoxDiego SeguiBill Campbell(none)
Milwaukee Brewers3California Angels7BoxNolan RyanClyde WrightKen Sanders
Texas Rangers7Cleveland Indians3BoxJim BibbyDick Bosman(none)
Chicago White Sox8New York Yankees9BoxSparky LyleTerry Forster(none)
Chicago White Sox4New York Yankees2BoxStan BahnsenDick Tidrow(none)
Detroit Tigers5Oakland Athletics3BoxMickey LolichCatfish Hunter(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6Atlanta Braves3BoxPete RichertPhil Niekro(none)
San Diego Padres1Chicago Cubs4BoxTom DettoreDave FreislebenJim Todd
New York Mets2Cincinnati Reds1BoxTug McGrawWill McEnaney(none)
Houston Astros8Montreal Expos3BoxTom GriffinSteve RogersMike Cosgrove
Los Angeles Dodgers2Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxDock EllisDon Sutton(none)
San Francisco Giants1St. Louis Cardinals2BoxBob GibsonJohn D'Acquisto(none)

Standings as of 1974-08-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1186553.551--5374974029-3136-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park441925.432
248Cleveland Indians1156055.5223.5483485-227-2732-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium471730.362
3511Baltimore Orioles1186058.5085.0481488-729-3131-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium443113.705
4815New York Yankees1185860.4927.0464476-1227-3531-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium443113.705
51119Detroit Tigers1195663.4719.5441539-9828-3428-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium431627.372
61018Milwaukee Brewers1195663.4719.55064931326-3430-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium432023.465
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics1206951.575--54643311331-2838-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum422121.500
236Kansas City Royals1176255.5305.55214635828-3034-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium451530.333
3613Chicago White Sox1216160.5048.5548564-1626-3634-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park391920.487
4714Texas Rangers1216061.4969.5546574-2828-3232-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium392415.615
5916Minnesota Twins1215962.48810.5503529-2625-3433-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium412318.561
61223California Angels1214873.39721.5492527-3524-3424-39W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium412021.488
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147St. Louis Cardinals1206357.525--4964682829-2634-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II412318.561
259Philadelphia Phillies1196158.5131.5507503423-3238-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium431924.442
3712Pittsburgh Pirates1196059.5042.55264844223-3537-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium432815.651
4817Montreal Expos1165561.4746.0470484-1431-3524-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park452421.533
5920New York Mets1155263.4528.5409471-6226-3026-33W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium471928.404
61122Chicago Cubs1164967.42212.0456582-12622-3427-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field461729.370
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1197544.630--58140217937-2638-18L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium432716.628
222Cincinnati Reds1207149.5924.555344610737-2334-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium422715.643
335Atlanta Braves1186355.53411.54734126132-2831-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium442519.568
4610Houston Astros1186058.50814.55014594225-3235-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome442123.477
51021San Francisco Giants1205466.45021.5475530-5527-3627-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park421824.429
61224San Diego Padres1204773.39228.5417623-20619-4228-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium421329.310