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Baseball on Friday, August 05, 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
Washington Senators4Baltimore Orioles2BoxBob Humphreys (4-1)Eddie Watt (8-3)WS2  K McMullen (9), F Valentine (11)Ken McMullen (17.1)
Chicago White Sox3California Angels1BoxGary Peters (8-8)Clyde Wright (4-4)CHA  T Agee (11), J Romano (9)Johnny Romano (21.6)
New York Yankees4Cleveland Indians5Box G1Steve Hargan (7-6)Fred Talbot (9-8)CLE  L Wagner (17)  NYA  C Boyer (9)Leon Wagner (30.4)
New York Yankees3Cleveland Indians0Box G2Steve Hamilton (7-2)John O'Donoghue (6-8)NYA  T Tresh (14)Tom Tresh (35.4)
Boston Red Sox0Detroit Tigers2BoxEarl Wilson (11-9)Dennis Bennett (1-1)NoneWillie Horton (13.1)
Minnesota Twins2KC1 UNBRIDGED4BoxGil Blanco (1-1)Jim Merritt (2-10)NoneDick Green (40.3)
San Francisco Giants3Chicago Cubs4BoxArnold Earley (1-0)Frank Linzy (4-9)CHN  R Santo 2 (25)  SFN  T Fuentes (3)Tito Fuentes (53.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers12Houston Astros1BoxSandy Koufax (18-5)Bob Bruce (2-9)HOU  D Nicholson (9)Johnny Roseboro (20.3)
St. Louis Cardinals7New York Mets1BoxSteve Carlton (1-0)Bob Shaw (9-10)SLN  T Francona (4), J Javier (5), T McCarver (8)Al Luplow (27.6)
Atlanta Braves9Philadelphia Phillies2BoxDick Kelley (1-2)Joe Verbanic (1-1)ATL  D Menke (8), J Torre (26)Denis Menke (31.0)
Cincinnati Reds4Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxMilt Pappas (9-8)Pete Mikkelsen (7-6)CIN  G Coleman (3)  PIT  J Pagliaroni (9)Gordy Coleman (25.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7038.648--54038434-2036-18L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers5848.54711.045145433-2025-28W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5750.53312.541239928-2629-24L1Game Log
California Angels5751.52813.041443826-2531-26L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5553.50915.042140425-2730-26L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5356.48617.538532924-3229-24W2Game Log
New York Yankees5059.45920.541942126-2823-32W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics4859.44921.538546718-3530-24W2Game Log
Washington Senators II5063.44222.542148023-3627-27W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox4566.40526.546653819-3826-28L5Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants6446.5827.046343832-2532-21L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6145.5758.038532228-2733-18W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5542.5679.544436825-2330-19L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5950.54111.548041327-2632-24L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5552.51414.539238629-2626-26W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5553.50915.045844023-3232-21W6Game Log
Atlanta Braves4849.49516.546842424-2523-25W1Game Log
Houston Astros4960.45021.541547217-3532-25L6Game Log
New York Mets4859.44921.540049725-2523-34L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs3270.31435.040354815-3717-33W2Game Log

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