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Baseball on Monday, August 08, 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 Indians1Boston Red Sox3BoxJose Santiago (11-8)Gary Bell (12-8)BOS  G Scott (21)  CLE  J Azcue (6)George Scott (23.7)
Minnesota Twins1KC1 UNBRIDGED6BoxJim Nash (6-0)Jim Kaat (15-9)NonePhil Roof (12.8)
Detroit Tigers5Washington Senators3BoxDave Wickersham (6-2)Bob Humphreys (4-2)WS2  F Howard (13)Willie Horton (48.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Atlanta Braves10BoxPhil Niekro (3-3)Ron Perranoski (4-6)ATL  M Jones (13)  LAN  R Fairly 2 (8), J Lefebvre (17)Rico Carty (52.5)
San Francisco Giants6Cincinnati Reds10Box G1Jim Maloney (12-4)Ron Herbel (4-4)CIN  L Cardenas (14), T Helms (8), T Perez (4)  SFN  L Gabrielson (4), J Hart (25), W Mays (26), W McCovey (22)Tony Perez (38.5)
San Francisco Giants7Cincinnati Reds5Box G2Lindy McDaniel (7-4)Jack Baldschun (1-5)SFN  W McCovey (23)Willie McCovey (33.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7139.645--54639034-2137-18L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6050.54511.047347434-2026-30W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5952.53212.542841428-2731-25L1Game Log
California Angels5753.51814.042345426-2531-28L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins5755.50915.043141527-2930-26L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5556.49516.540133826-3229-24W4Game Log
New York Yankees5161.45521.043143627-3023-32L2Game Log
Kansas City Athletics5061.45021.539647718-3532-26W2Game Log
Washington Senators II5165.44023.043049123-3728-28L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox4867.41725.548655621-3927-28W2Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants6648.5797.048746434-2732-21W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6346.5787.541233830-2833-18L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5643.5669.546038025-2331-20L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6051.54111.548642127-2633-25L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5753.51814.040739931-2726-26L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5755.50915.048546924-3333-22L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5050.50016.048643925-2624-25W2Game Log
New York Mets4961.44522.041351225-2524-36W1Game Log
Houston Astros4962.44122.542149017-3532-27L8Game Log
Chicago Cubs3371.31735.041455915-3718-34L1Game Log

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