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Baseball on Sunday, August 31, 1969

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
California Angels4Baltimore Orioles5BoxMike Cuellar (19-10)Rudy May (6-11)CAL  B Morton (7)Boog Powell (17.3)
Cleveland Indians6Chicago White Sox7BoxDan Osinski (5-5)Ron Law (3-3)CHA  D Pavletich (5)  CLE  K Harrelson (26)Vern Fuller (34.0)
Seattle Pilots2Detroit Tigers7BoxEarl Wilson (12-8)Gene Brabender (10-11)DET  W Horton 2 (21), D Wert (12)Willie Horton (47.3)
Boston Red Sox2Minnesota Twins6BoxJim Perry (17-5)Vicente Romo (5-10)MIN  H Killebrew (38), T Uhlaender (7)Tony Oliva (8.6)
Kansas City Royals3New York Yankees5BoxFritz Peterson (14-13)Bill Butler (7-9)KCA  L Piniella (11)Len Boehmer (43.1)
Oakland Athletics3Washington Senators8BoxCasey Cox (10-5)Catfish Hunter (9-13)WS2  B Allen (8), M Epstein (23), F Howard (42), K McMullen (13)Frank Howard (14.8)
Chicago Cubs8Atlanta Braves4BoxKen Holtzman (16-8)Phil Niekro (18-12)ATL  R Carty (11)  CHN  K Holtzman (1), B Williams (15)Billy Williams (32.0)
St. Louis Cardinals5Cincinnati Reds7BoxJim Merritt (16-5)Bob Gibson (16-10)CIN  J Bench (22), T Perez (33)  SLN  C Flood (3), M Shannon (11)Curt Flood (19.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Houston Astros4BoxLou Marone (1-1)Fred Gladding (2-6)PIT  A Oliver (14)Doug Rader (47.3)
Philadelphia Phillies1Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxBill Singer (17-8)Rick Wise (11-11)LAN  W Crawford (9)Bill Singer (9.0)
Montreal Expos2San Diego Padres5Box G1Gary Ross (2-11)Jerry Robertson (4-12)MON  R Staub (25)  SDN  O Brown (18), N Colbert (17)Nate Colbert (49.7)
Montreal Expos6San Diego Padres1Box G2Steve Renko (3-6)Joe Niekro (7-13)MON  M Jones (21), B Wine (3)  SDN  C Cannizzaro (3)Mack Jones (20.1)
New York Mets8San Francisco Giants0Box G1Tom Seaver (19-7)Mike McCormick (9-8)NoneCleon Jones (10.5)
New York Mets2San Francisco Giants3Box G2Frank Linzy (13-6)Tug McGraw (7-3)NYN  R Swoboda (6)Ron Swoboda (26.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles9143.679--66542341-2450-19W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers7754.58812.557847535-2942-25W6Game Log
Boston Red Sox7061.53419.561761134-3336-28L1Game Log
Washington Senators II6865.51122.556153834-3534-30W2Game Log
New York Yankees6567.49225.047248729-3936-28W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5479.40636.549360326-3928-40L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins7952.603--64450832-3447-18W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics7456.5694.558850832-3242-24L2Game Log
California Angels5573.43022.540450521-4034-33L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals5378.40526.046357124-4228-37L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5278.40026.549859822-4430-34W3Game Log
Seattle Pilots4981.37729.552868425-4124-40L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs8452.618--63248339-2844-25W4Game Log
New York Mets7654.5855.051146137-2839-26L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7060.53811.058254331-3339-27W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7162.53411.548645535-3036-32L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5278.40029.053560126-3626-42L6Game Log
Montreal Expos4193.30642.049267422-4419-49W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants7459.556--59154133-3441-25W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7258.5541.555344433-3339-25W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7259.5501.068665634-3538-24W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves7362.5412.056555234-3439-28L3Game Log
Houston Astros6963.5234.557055125-4144-22L1Game Log
San Diego Padres3993.29534.536961121-4718-46L1Game Log

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