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Baseball on Thursday, April 12, 1962

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
LAA UNBRIDGED1Chicago White Sox0BoxKen McBride (1-0)Joe Horlen (0-1)LAA  L Wagner (1)Leon Wagner (34.4)
Minnesota Twins9KC1 UNBRIDGED5BoxJoe Bonikowski (1-0)Norm Bass (0-1)KC1  D Howser (1)  MIN  E Battey (2)Dick Howser (40.4)
Chicago Cubs0Houston Astros2BoxDean Stone (1-0)Jack Curtis (0-1)NoneDick Gernert (11.9)
Cincinnati Reds7Los Angeles Dodgers11BoxPete Richert (1-0)Joey Jay (0-2)CIN  J Lynch (1), W Post (2)Jim Gilliam (30.7)
MLN UNBRIDGED4San Francisco Giants8BoxJack Sanford (1-0)Bob Buhl (0-1)MLN  J Adcock (1)Jose Pagan (24.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Washington Senators II101.000--410-01-0W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics101.000--420-01-0W1Game Log
New York Yankees101.000--760-01-0W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox11.5000.5220-01-1L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox11.5000.5440-01-1W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians11.5000.5441-10-0L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles01.0001.0670-10-0L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins01.0001.0240-10-0L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers01.0001.0140-10-0L1Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals101.000--1140-01-0W1Game Log
Houston Colt 45s101.000--1120-01-0W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates101.000--600-01-0W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants301.0001.01750-03-0W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers21.6671.020150-02-1W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies11.5000.512101-10-0L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds13.2501.519321-20-1L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs01.0001.02110-10-0L1Game Log
New York Mets01.0001.04110-10-0L1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves03.0002.05170-30-0L3Game Log

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