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Tuesday April 8,1975This date in baseball
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Games on 1975-04-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers2Boston Red Sox5BoxLuis TiantJim Slaton(none)
New York Yankees3Cleveland Indians5BoxGaylord PerryDoc Medich(none)
Chicago White Sox2Oakland Athletics3BoxVida BlueWilbur WoodRollie Fingers
Minnesota Twins11Texas Rangers4BoxBert BlylevenFergie JenkinsBill Campbell
Atlanta Braves2Houston Astros0BoxCarl MortonDoug Konieczny(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1New York Mets2BoxTom SeaverSteve Carlton(none)

Standings as of 1975-04-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
128Boston Red Sox1101.000--5230-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1599465.591
236Cleveland Indians1101.000--5320-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1587880.494
4715New York Yankees101.0001.035-20-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium1598376.522
3817Milwaukee Brewers101.0001.025-30-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium1616893.422
51224Baltimore Orioles000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1599069.566
61119Detroit Tigers000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium15957102.358
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
311California Angels1101.000--3210-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1607189.444
242Oakland Athletics1101.000--3210-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1619764.602
155Minnesota Twins1101.000--11471-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1587583.475
5911Kansas City Royals101.0001.023-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1619170.565
6612Texas Rangers101.0001.0411-70-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium1617982.491
41016Chicago White Sox101.0001.023-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1607585.469
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Montreal Expos1101.000--8441-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1617487.460
213New York Mets1101.000--2110-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1618180.503
4813St. Louis Cardinals101.0001.048-40-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1618279.509
3714Philadelphia Phillies101.0001.012-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1618675.534
61021Pittsburgh Pirates000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1619269.571
5920Chicago Cubs000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1627587.463
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
127Cincinnati Reds1101.000--2110-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium16110754.665
3510Houston Astros211.5000.56420-01-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1596396.396
249Atlanta Braves211.5000.546-21-10-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1596693.415
4618Los Angeles Dodgers101.0001.012-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1618873.547
51122San Diego Padres000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1627191.438
61223San Francisco Giants000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1618081.497


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Tom DixonP19.351Purchased by Astros from Cardinals. 
Roger FreedOF28.310Purchased by Monterrey (Mexican) from Reds.