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Baseball on Thursday, August 02, 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
Minnesota Twins6Baltimore Orioles3BoxFrank Sullivan (1-2)Hoyt Wilhelm (5-7)BAL  J Adair (5)  MIN  Z Versalles (12)Vic Power (42.8)
Boston Red Sox7Chicago White Sox4BoxDon Schwall (5-11)Ray Herbert (10-7)CHA  L Aparicio (7), A Smith (12)Gary Geiger (10.5)
LAA UNBRIDGED5Cleveland Indians4BoxDan Osinski (1-1)Pedro Ramos (4-8)CLE  B Phillips (7)Felix Torres (29.2)
KC1 UNBRIDGED5Detroit Tigers4BoxEd Rakow (8-12)Hank Aguirre (8-5)DET  A Kaline (15)  KC1  N Siebern (14)Norm Siebern (47.4)
St. Louis Cardinals5Cincinnati Reds1BoxErnie Broglio (8-4)Bob Purkey (16-4)NoneCarl Sawatski (14.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxJohnny Podres (8-7)Joe Gibbon (2-2)LAN  T Davis (17)  PIT  S Burgess 2 (11)Jim Gilliam (42.9)
Houston Astros3MLN UNBRIDGED0BoxTurk Farrell (8-13)Lew Burdette (7-7)NoneJim Campbell (12.6)
Philadelphia Phillies9New York Mets4BoxArt Mahaffey (15-9)Craig Anderson (3-12)NYN  F Thomas 2 (23), M Throneberry 2 (7)  PHI  T Gonzalez (18), A Mahaffey (2)Art Mahaffey (30.2)
Chicago Cubs3San Francisco Giants4BoxBilly Pierce (9-3)Dick Ellsworth (6-15)CHN  A Rodgers (5), B Williams (18)Jim Davenport (25.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees5735.620--44038425-1532-20W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins5443.5575.548141926-2028-24W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4946.5169.539739122-2127-25L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4947.51010.041839123-2126-26L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians4646.50011.041541219-2227-24L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox4051.44016.539247016-2224-29W3Game Log
Kansas City Athletics1928.40422.521526019-281-0W1Game Log
Washington Senators II3755.40220.035239818-2019-35L4Game Log
Detroit Tigers1630.34823.016319316-300-0L1Game Log
National League
Los Angeles Dodgers6634.6605.054041231-1735-17W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6339.6185.055944524-2439-15W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5941.5904.050446519-2640-15L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5241.5595.542339721-2131-20L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5745.5595.052142925-2532-20W1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves4745.51110.041837320-2627-19L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4558.43717.547253515-3330-25W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs3861.38422.540954717-2721-35L1Game Log
Houston Colt 45s1832.36021.021824518-321-0W1Game Log
New York Mets2574.25335.540261813-3712-37L4Game Log

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