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Monday September 2,1974This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1974-09-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox0Baltimore Orioles1BoxRoss GrimsleyLuis Tiant(none)
Boston Red Sox0Baltimore Orioles1BoxMike CuellarBill Lee(none)
Chicago White Sox6Kansas City Royals4BoxWilbur WoodDoug Bird(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1New York Yankees3BoxRudy MayJim Colborn(none)
Milwaukee Brewers3New York Yankees2BoxEduardo RodriguezDick TidrowTom Murphy
California Angels4Oakland Athletics6BoxGlenn AbbottFrank TananaRollie Fingers
Minnesota Twins9Texas Rangers3BoxJoe DeckerJim Bibby(none)
San Diego Padres2Atlanta Braves8BoxPhil NiekroRandy Jones(none)
San Diego Padres0Atlanta Braves4BoxRon ReedBill Greif(none)
Cincinnati Reds3Houston Astros4BoxLarry DierkerTom CarrollKen Forsch
San Francisco Giants5Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxJim BarrAndy Messersmith(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxJerry ReussSteve Carlton(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1Pittsburgh Pirates11BoxBruce KisonRon Schueler(none)

Standings as of 1974-09-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Boston Red Sox1347262.537--5915514031-3741-25L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park281216.429
237New York Yankees1347163.5301.05515242732-3639-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium281810.643
3411Baltimore Orioles1346965.5153.0529531-233-3336-32W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium28226.786
4713Cleveland Indians1316665.5044.5541556-1531-3434-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium311120.355
51017Milwaukee Brewers1366571.4788.0547548-131-3634-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium261115.423
61118Detroit Tigers1336271.4669.5490602-11230-3732-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium291019.345
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics1357857.578--61447513937-3141-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum271215.444
2510Kansas City Royals1346965.5158.55815295234-3335-32L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium28820.286
3612Texas Rangers1366967.5079.5601623-2233-3536-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium24159.625
4814Minnesota Twins1366868.50010.5575588-1330-3837-31W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium261412.538
5915Chicago White Sox1376770.48912.0606650-4427-4139-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park231310.565
61223California Angels1365284.38226.5534583-4926-4226-42L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium261610.615
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Pittsburgh Pirates1357263.533--6205338730-3742-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium271611.593
258St. Louis Cardinals1346965.5152.55475262133-3436-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II271710.630
3716Philadelphia Phillies1356669.4896.0568587-1925-4041-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium271413.519
4819Montreal Expos1316170.4669.0528551-2333-3628-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park301812.600
51021New York Mets1316071.45810.0467523-5628-3732-34W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium311120.355
61122Chicago Cubs1305476.41515.5524657-13327-3828-37W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field321220.375
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1348450.627--67046820240-2844-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium281810.643
222Cincinnati Reds1358154.6003.563950813142-2539-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium271710.630
334Atlanta Braves1367561.55110.05564758135-3240-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium261313.500
469Houston Astros1346965.51515.05465163028-3841-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome281216.429
5920San Francisco Giants1356273.45922.5522592-7030-3931-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park271017.370
61224San Diego Padres1365086.36835.0458709-25121-4729-39L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium261016.385


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Geoff CombeP18.214Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds.