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Baseball on Thursday, June 16, 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
Detroit Tigers16Boston Red Sox4BoxDenny McLain (10-3)Rollie Sheldon (4-8)BOS  R Petrocelli (10), G Scott (17)  DET  G Brown (3), B Freehan (7), W Horton (6), D McAuliffe (8)Dick McAuliffe (17.6)
KC1 UNBRIDGED4Chicago White Sox6Box G1Bruce Howard (2-1)Paul Lindblad (2-3)KC1  D Green (3)Tommie Agee (32.9)
KC1 UNBRIDGED2Chicago White Sox5Box G2Juan Pizarro (6-1)Ralph Terry (1-4)CHA  T McCraw 2 (3)Tommy McCraw (56.8)
California Angels7Minnesota Twins2BoxGeorge Brunet (5-4)Mudcat Grant (5-8)CAL  J Fregosi (4), B Knoop (10), F Malzone (2), N Siebern (2)Tony Oliva (43.1)
Cleveland Indians6New York Yankees7BoxFred Talbot (5-4)Sam McDowell (5-2)CLE  C Hinton (1), D Howser (1)  NYA  M Mantle (6)Bobby Richardson (32.3)
Baltimore Orioles1Washington Senators2BoxPete Richert (7-6)Frank Bertaina (1-2)NoneFrank Howard (31.8)
New York Mets1Atlanta Braves17BoxTony Cloninger (6-7)Rob Gardner (2-4)ATL  F Alou (14), T Cloninger 2 (2), M Jones (8)  NYN  B Murphy (3)Mack Jones (29.6)
Philadelphia Phillies12Cincinnati Reds5BoxChris Short (8-4)Sammy Ellis (2-11)PHI  D Allen (12), J Callison (3)Dick Allen (18.8)
Chicago Cubs5Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxCal Koonce (1-1)Don Drysdale (4-8)NoneDon Kessinger (19.0)
Houston Astros1San Francisco Giants2BoxJuan Marichal (12-2)Bob Bruce (1-4)SFN  T Haller (11)Juan Marichal (10.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxSteve Blass (5-1)Nelson Briles (1-5)PIT  W Stargell (11)Willie Stargell (20.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles3921.650--30020917-1022-11L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians3620.6432.021320016-1120-9L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3622.6212.026424220-716-15W2Game Log
California Angels3229.5257.524924214-1218-17W5Game Log
Minnesota Twins2830.48310.022423412-1416-16L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox2831.47510.520817212-1316-18W2Game Log
New York Yankees2631.45611.520520715-1710-15W1Game Log
Washington Senators II2537.40315.021526111-2514-12W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics2335.39715.01852398-2515-10L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2138.35617.525431111-2410-14L2Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants3923.6291.026522618-1121-12W5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3525.5834.023519317-1418-11L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2922.5695.519418014-1115-11W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3427.5575.527321415-1219-15W1Game Log
Houston Astros3328.5416.521722413-1520-13L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2830.48310.019820315-1713-13L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2629.47310.525723714-1412-15W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2632.44812.022923814-1912-13L1Game Log
New York Mets2233.40014.52012638-1214-21L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1538.28320.51822739-256-13W1Game Log

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