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Baseball on Tuesday, May 17, 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
Boston Red Sox6Baltimore Orioles8BoxEddie Watt (4-1)Jerry Stephenson (2-3)BOS  L Green (1), R Petrocelli (6)Rico Petrocelli (44.7)
Washington Senators2Cleveland Indians3BoxTom Kelley (1-0)Diego Segui (1-2)CLE  M Alvis (2)Max Alvis (37.1)
New York Yankees2Detroit Tigers7BoxDenny McLain (6-1)Fritz Peterson (2-3)DET  D Demeter (2), B Freehan (2), W Horton (3)Don Demeter (23.8)
Chicago White Sox3Minnesota Twins8BoxJim Kaat (4-3)Joe Horlen (1-4)CHA  F Robinson (3), J Romano (3)  MIN  J Kaat (1), T Oliva 2 (9), Z Versalles (3)Zoilo Versalles (13.1)
San Francisco Giants1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxPhil Regan (2-1)Frank Linzy (1-2)NoneWillie McCovey (12.5)
Cincinnati Reds4New York Mets0BoxJim Maloney (3-0)Tug McGraw (1-4)CIN  D Pavletich (3)Don Pavletich (18.8)
St. Louis Cardinals3Philadelphia Phillies5BoxChris Short (4-3)Nelson Briles (0-2)SLN  O Cepeda (5)Orlando Cepeda (26.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians196.760--77576-313-3W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles189.6672.0121798-510-4W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1710.6303.01071019-48-6W2Game Log
California Angels1712.5864.01311135-412-8L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1411.5605.092844-510-6W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1412.5385.5907810-74-5L2Game Log
Washington Senators II1018.35710.5961236-124-6L3Game Log
New York Yankees1019.34511.084977-83-11L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics918.33311.0621081-138-5L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox821.27613.01291495-143-7L1Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants2210.6873.515010911-511-5L3Game Log
Houston Astros1812.6003.5108967-711-5L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1814.5624.5113948-1010-4W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1413.5196.0106987-47-9W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1313.5006.5901095-58-8L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1517.4697.51221258-97-8L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1315.4647.51081009-114-4W3Game Log
New York Mets1113.4587.5101974-57-8L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1216.4298.51041126-86-8L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs619.24013.0651273-103-9L4Game Log

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