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Baseball on Wednesday, April 24, 1974

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 Angels3Baltimore Orioles4BoxDave McNally (2-1)Bill Singer (2-2)NoneBob Oliver (16.7)
Milwaukee Brewers2Chicago White Sox7BoxWilbur Wood (2-4)Clyde Wright (3-1)NoneBrian Downing (27.4)
Oakland Athletics9Cleveland Indians2BoxKen Holtzman (1-2)Dick Tidrow (1-3)OAK  S Bando (3)Sal Bando (35.4)
Minnesota Twins4Detroit Tigers8BoxJoe Coleman (3-1)Bill Hands (0-4)MIN  H Killebrew (1)Al Kaline (20.2)
Kansas City Royals3New York Yankees4BoxDoc Medich (3-1)Marty Pattin (0-1)NYA  T Munson (3), G Nettles (10)Thurman Munson (32.9)
Boston Red Sox1Texas Rangers3BoxFergie Jenkins (4-1)Reggie Cleveland (1-2)NoneLen Randle (25.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Atlanta Braves3BoxDock Ellis (1-1)Phil Niekro (3-2)ATL  D Baker (1)  PIT  R Hebner (6), M Sanguillen (2), W Stargell (3)Dusty Baker (22.2)
Chicago Cubs0Cincinnati Reds1BoxJack Billingham (3-1)Bill Bonham (1-3)NoneDave Concepcion (8.9)
Philadelphia Phillies1Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxDon Sutton (4-1)Jim Lonborg (1-2)LAN  J Wynn (7)Willie Crawford (20.3)
New York Mets3San Diego Padres4BoxMike Corkins (1-0)Bob Apodaca (0-2)NYN  W Garrett (3)  SDN  N Colbert (1), D Winfield (2)Wayne Garrett (34.8)
Houston Astros9St. Louis Cardinals4BoxDave Roberts (3-2)Lynn McGlothen (2-1)HOU  D Roberts (1)  SLN  R Smith (3)Tommy Helms (21.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles96.600--57543-26-4W2Game Log
New York Yankees107.5881.073634-66-1W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox97.5620.570622-47-3L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers76.5381.057553-34-3L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers69.4003.044583-53-4W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians511.3124.569861-74-4L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers96.600--74563-36-3W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics97.5620.569694-35-4W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins97.5620.566795-63-2L1Game Log
California Angels99.5001.594763-56-4L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox710.4123.067862-74-4W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals59.3573.572683-72-2L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos92.818--79526-23-0W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies97.5622.575663-46-3L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals108.5563.598976-54-3L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs67.4624.059701-45-3L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates410.2866.568863-51-5W2Game Log
New York Mets311.2147.550701-62-5L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers125.706--104486-36-2W2Game Log
Houston Astros118.5792.089684-47-4W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds97.5622.587732-37-4W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants98.5293.062624-65-2L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves810.4444.573922-56-5L3Game Log
San Diego Padres613.3167.0561162-94-4W3Game Log

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