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Games on 1975-08-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees1California Angels8BoxEd FigueroaCatfish Hunter(none)
Baltimore Orioles12Chicago White Sox6BoxJim PalmerClaude Osteen(none)
Kansas City Royals6Cleveland Indians4BoxLindy McDanielJim BibbyDoug Bird
Minnesota Twins1Detroit Tigers0BoxDave GoltzMickey Lolich(none)
Texas Rangers4Milwaukee Brewers2BoxFergie JenkinsTom Hausman(none)
Boston Red Sox7Oakland Athletics2BoxBill LeeSonny Siebert(none)
Chicago Cubs8Atlanta Braves2BoxSteve StonePhil Niekro(none)
Montreal Expos1Cincinnati Reds9BoxGary NolanDennis BlairClay Carroll
Pittsburgh Pirates0Houston Astros5BoxJoe NiekroJerry Reuss(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2New York Mets0BoxBurt HootonJerry Koosman(none)
San Francisco Giants4Philadelphia Phillies11BoxSteve CarltonJohn Montefusco(none)
San Diego Padres1St. Louis Cardinals6BoxLynn McGlothenDave Freisleben(none)

Standings as of 1975-08-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Boston Red Sox1146945.605--5875266135-2134-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park462620.565
247Baltimore Orioles1126250.5546.04914127932-2530-25W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium472819.596
359New York Yankees1135954.5229.54864186830-3029-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulShea Stadium472423.511
4817Milwaukee Brewers1155362.46116.5471539-6825-3028-32L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium471532.319
5918Cleveland Indians1115160.45916.5469516-4725-3026-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium482820.583
61223Detroit Tigers1154669.40023.5439569-13019-3527-34L14T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium441133.250
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Oakland Athletics1147044.614--5254279831-2739-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum482820.583
236Kansas City Royals1136350.5586.55144595526-3137-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium492821.571
3613Chicago White Sox1145559.48215.0494498-421-3534-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park472027.426
4714Texas Rangers1155560.47815.5520526-626-3129-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium472423.511
51020Minnesota Twins1165165.44020.0542566-2426-3425-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium432518.581
61122California Angels1165066.43121.0449531-8228-3122-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium452223.489
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Pittsburgh Pirates1146648.579--4843988630-2836-20L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium472621.553
235Philadelphia Phillies1146450.5612.05274725522-3342-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium482226.458
348St. Louis Cardinals1135954.5226.5461468-727-2832-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II492326.469
4611New York Mets1135855.5137.54524292327-2631-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium492425.490
5916Chicago Cubs1175463.46213.5484568-8422-3832-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field452124.467
61121Montreal Expos1114863.43216.5399473-7423-3425-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park512724.529
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1147539.658--58640418230-2645-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium483315.688
2510Los Angeles Dodgers1156055.52215.54553847127-3133-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium472819.596
3712San Francisco Giants1145559.48220.0464492-2823-3432-25L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park472522.532
4815San Diego Padres1145361.46522.0385462-7726-3127-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium481830.375
51019Atlanta Braves1155164.44324.5412508-9624-3527-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium461630.348
61224Houston Astros1184375.36434.0479530-5117-4426-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome432122.488