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Baseball on Friday, May 06, 1966

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
Cleveland Indians2Baltimore Orioles3BoxDick Hall (2-0)Bob Allen (1-1)BAL  D Johnson (4)  CLE  D Crandall (1)Davey Johnson (35.9)
New York Yankees4California Angels7BoxJack Sanford (2-1)Whitey Ford (0-3)NYA  C Boyer (3), J Pepitone (3)Norm Siebern (63.1)
Detroit Tigers1Chicago White Sox0BoxDenny McLain (4-1)Gary Peters (1-1)NoneJerry Lumpe (15.4)
Washington Senators1KC1 UNBRIDGED2BoxChuck Dobson (2-1)Pete Richert (1-4)NoneChuck Dobson (41.2)
Boston Red Sox4Minnesota Twins5BoxAl Worthington (1-0)Dan Osinski (0-1)BOS  R Petrocelli (3), G Scott 2 (9)  MIN  T Oliva 2 (7), C Tovar (1)George Scott (41.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Cincinnati Reds7BoxMilt Pappas (1-2)Don Sutton (3-3)CIN  T Perez (1), A Shamsky (2)Art Shamsky (20.4)
Atlanta Braves6Houston Astros0BoxDenny Lemaster (2-1)Barry Latman (1-2)NoneJoe Torre (44.9)
Chicago Cubs1New York Mets2BoxRob Gardner (1-0)Ken Holtzman (1-2)CHN  R Santo (4)  NYN  C Jones (2)Ron Santo (18.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Philadelphia Phillies8BoxDarold Knowles (3-0)Roy Face (3-1)PIT  B Mazeroski (2)Matty Alou (26.1)
San Francisco Giants4St. Louis Cardinals2BoxGaylord Perry (4-0)Bob Gibson (2-3)SFN  T Haller (3)Jim Ray Hart (17.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians142.875--53275-19-1L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles133.8121.080447-26-1W1Game Log
California Angels127.6323.590695-47-3W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers128.6004.078727-35-5W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox107.5884.552437-33-4L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins87.5335.549464-54-2W4Game Log
Washington Senators II611.3538.555722-54-6L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox513.27810.0841002-63-7L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics414.22211.031811-133-1W1Game Log
New York Yankees416.20012.054721-53-11L4Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants167.6963.5103775-211-5W6Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates117.6114.076794-47-3L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves139.5914.095767-46-5W2Game Log
Houston Astros1310.5654.581714-59-5L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies108.5565.076687-43-4W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1211.5225.574773-79-4L4Game Log
New York Mets78.4676.561664-53-3W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals812.4008.069735-73-5L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds613.3169.565683-103-3W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs415.21111.5551001-93-6L4Game Log

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