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Games on 1975-08-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers1Baltimore Orioles6BoxMike TorrezJim Colborn(none)
Detroit Tigers2Boston Red Sox7BoxRick WiseVern Ruhle(none)
Oakland Athletics6Kansas City Royals5BoxRollie FingersSteve Mingori(none)
Chicago White Sox1Minnesota Twins4BoxBert BlylevenClaude Osteen(none)
Chicago White Sox3Minnesota Twins8BoxBill ButlerJesse Jefferson(none)
Cleveland Indians3New York Yankees5BoxSparky LyleJim Bibby(none)
California Angels2Texas Rangers8BoxBill HandsDick LangeStan Thomas
St. Louis Cardinals4Chicago Cubs0BoxBob ForschRick Reuschel(none)
Cincinnati Reds1Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxTom CarrollAndy MessersmithClay Carroll
Philadelphia Phillies3Montreal Expos4BoxDale MurrayTom Underwood(none)
New York Mets6Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxJon MatlackBruce Kison(none)
Atlanta Braves8San Diego Padres6BoxMike BeardJoe McIntosh(none)
Houston Astros7San Francisco Giants8BoxDave HeaverloJim Crawford(none)

Standings as of 1975-08-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Boston Red Sox1076542.607--5554985732-2033-22W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park533023.566
248Baltimore Orioles1045549.5298.54373805725-2530-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium553520.636
359New York Yankees1055451.51410.04523916126-2828-23W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium552926.527
4714Milwaukee Brewers1085256.48113.5453513-6024-3028-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium541638.296
5918Cleveland Indians1034657.44717.0435476-4124-2922-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium563323.589
61222Detroit Tigers1074661.43019.0416526-11019-3227-29L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium521141.212
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Oakland Athletics1066739.632--50337812529-2338-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum563125.554
237Kansas City Royals1065749.53810.04744403425-3032-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium563422.607
3613Chicago White Sox1055154.48615.5440442-221-3330-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park562432.429
4816Texas Rangers1075057.46717.5471497-2624-3126-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium552926.527
51020Minnesota Twins1084761.43521.0508526-1824-3023-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium512922.569
61121California Angels1084761.43521.0414491-7726-2721-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium532528.472
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Pittsburgh Pirates1066343.594--4593659429-2334-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium552926.527
235Philadelphia Phillies1086048.5564.04884474121-3339-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium542628.481
346New York Mets1045648.5386.04233903327-2429-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium582632.448
4611St. Louis Cardinals1065452.5099.0425439-1426-2728-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II562828.500
5917Chicago Cubs1094960.45015.5450536-8618-3631-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field532627.491
61123Montreal Expos1034459.42717.5362433-7119-3125-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park593128.525
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1087038.648--54238116126-2644-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium543816.704
2510Los Angeles Dodgers1095653.51414.54303725825-3131-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium533221.604
3712San Francisco Giants1075453.50515.5429437-823-3231-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park542628.481
4815San Diego Padres1085157.47219.0362430-6826-2925-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium542034.370
51019Atlanta Braves1084860.44422.0397478-8122-3326-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium531934.358
61224Houston Astros1103872.34533.0438497-5915-4123-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John MullenAstrodome512625.510