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Wednesday May 7,1975This 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 1975-05-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees3Baltimore Orioles4BoxMike CuellarDoc Medich(none)
Minnesota Twins2Chicago White Sox3BoxTerry ForsterBill Campbell(none)
Boston Red Sox4Cleveland Indians2BoxReggie ClevelandFritz PetersonDiego Segui
Milwaukee Brewers7Detroit Tigers5BoxEduardo RodriguezMickey Lolich(none)
Texas Rangers5Kansas City Royals6BoxSteve BusbyClyde WrightDoug Bird
California Angels1Oakland Athletics9BoxVida BlueBill Singer(none)
San Francisco Giants6Atlanta Braves2BoxJim BarrCarl Morton(none)
San Diego Padres2Cincinnati Reds10BoxFred NormanDan SpillnerClay Carroll
Houston Astros1Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxAndy MessersmithTom Griffin(none)
Chicago Cubs7Montreal Expos0BoxBill BonhamDave McNally(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates6New York Mets1BoxJerry ReussJon Matlack(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4St. Louis Cardinals1BoxWayne TwitchellBob ForschTug McGraw

Standings as of 1975-05-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Milwaukee Brewers22148.636--10979306-68-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium1405486.386
235Boston Red Sox21129.5711.510010007-45-5W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1398356.597
347Detroit Tigers20119.5502.072105-335-46-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1394693.331
41019Baltimore Orioles231013.4354.5918924-76-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1368056.588
5918Cleveland Indians231013.4354.57694-185-75-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1366967.507
61121New York Yankees251015.4005.511798194-86-7L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium1357362.541
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Oakland Athletics251510.600--10379245-710-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1378354.606
258Kansas City Royals261412.5381.5117126-94-710-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1367759.566
3612Texas Rangers251312.5202.01049956-47-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium1376671.482
4714California Angels271314.4813.011911816-77-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1345975.440
5816Minnesota Twins211011.4763.09685116-84-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1386672.478
61222Chicago White Sox261016.3855.5101133-326-94-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1356570.481
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs24168.667--127101267-59-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1385979.428
2510Pittsburgh Pirates211110.5243.5777075-66-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1408159.579
3611Philadelphia Phillies231211.5223.58895-75-77-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1397465.532
4815New York Mets211011.4764.59179124-66-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1417269.511
51020St. Louis Cardinals22913.4096.088108-203-66-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1407367.521
61123Montreal Expos21813.3816.56381-184-84-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1416774.475
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Los Angeles Dodgers291910.655--13696407-612-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1336964.519
236Cincinnati Reds281612.5712.5145104415-911-3W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1349242.687
349San Francisco Giants261412.5383.510610068-36-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1356669.489
4713San Diego Padres271314.4815.093118-258-55-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1355877.430
5917Atlanta Braves291316.4486.093134-417-106-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1325478.409
61224Houston Astros311021.32310.0119140-215-125-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1305476.415


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dick Allen1B-3B33.060Traded by Braves with Johnny Oates to Phillies for Barry Bonnell, Jim Essian and Cash. 
Barry BonnellOF21.192Traded by Phillies with Jim Essian and Cash to Braves for Johnny Oates and Dick Allen. 
Jim EssianC24.125Traded by Phillies with Barry Bonnell and Cash to Braves for Johnny Oates and Dick Allen. 
Johnny OatesC29.106Traded by Braves with Dick Allen to Phillies for Barry Bonnell, Jim Essian and Cash.