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Games on 1974-08-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox1Boston Red Sox6BoxBill LeeJim KaatDiego Segui
Detroit Tigers0California Angels1BoxFrank TananaFred Holdsworth(none)
Minnesota Twins6New York Yankees2BoxJoe DeckerSam McDowell(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1Oakland Athletics0BoxBill ChampionVida BlueTom Murphy
St. Louis Cardinals6Atlanta Braves11BoxJoe NiekroClaude OsteenMax Leon
Los Angeles Dodgers8Chicago Cubs7BoxMike MarshallOscar Zamora(none)
Philadelphia Phillies2Cincinnati Reds15BoxDon GullettWayne Twitchell(none)
New York Mets1Houston Astros2BoxKen ForschTom Seaver(none)
San Diego Padres4Montreal Expos7BoxDon CarrithersRandy JonesChuck Taylor
San Francisco Giants5Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxRon BryantJim RookerElias Sosa

Standings as of 1974-08-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1216754.554--5565114529-3138-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park411724.415
248Cleveland Indians1176156.5214.0487486127-2733-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium451629.356
3510Baltimore Orioles1206159.5085.5484491-729-3132-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium423012.714
4714New York Yankees1216061.4967.0477487-1027-3533-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium412912.707
51017Milwaukee Brewers1225963.4848.55164971929-3430-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium401723.425
61119Detroit Tigers1225765.46710.5448556-10829-3628-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium401525.375
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics1237053.569--56244112131-2839-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum392019.513
236Kansas City Royals1196356.5295.05244665829-3134-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium431429.326
3613Texas Rangers1236162.4969.0547578-3129-3332-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium372314.622
4816Chicago White Sox1246163.4929.5554581-2726-3934-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park361917.528
5915Minnesota Twins1246163.4929.5522544-2227-3533-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium382117.553
61223California Angels1244975.39521.5497536-3924-3425-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium381919.500
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147St. Louis Cardinals1236558.528--5114832829-2736-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II382117.553
3712Pittsburgh Pirates1226260.5082.55434954823-3539-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium402614.650
2611Philadelphia Phillies1226260.5082.5522529-724-3438-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium401822.450
4818Montreal Expos1195762.4796.0480493-1331-3526-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park422220.524
51021New York Mets1185266.44110.5417485-6826-3326-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium441925.432
61122Chicago Cubs1195069.42013.0480600-12022-3428-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field431627.372
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1227646.623--59542317238-2838-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium402614.650
222Cincinnati Reds1237449.6022.558045512537-2337-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium392415.615
335Atlanta Braves1216556.53710.54954316432-2833-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium412318.561
459Houston Astros1216259.51213.55084634526-3336-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome411922.463
5920San Francisco Giants1235568.44721.5484542-5828-3827-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park391722.436
61224San Diego Padres1234875.39028.5431647-21620-4428-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium391227.308


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Pat Bourque1B27.149Traded by Athletics to Twins for Jim Holt. 
Jim HoltOF-1B30.084Traded by Twins to Athletics for Pat Bourque.