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Baseball on Sunday, May 12, 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
Kansas City Royals3California Angels2Box G1Doug Bird (1-1)Frank Tanana (3-4)KCA  F Healy (5), H McRae (5)Hal McRae (50.6)
Kansas City Royals5California Angels2Box G2Joe Hoerner (1-0)Dick Selma (2-2)NoneHal McRae (29.6)
Boston Red Sox4Detroit Tigers3BoxBill Lee (4-3)John Hiller (5-2)BOS  B Carbo (5)  DET  W Horton (7)Dick McAuliffe (34.3)
Milwaukee Brewers7New York Yankees3Box G1Clyde Wright (4-4)Mel Stottlemyre (5-4)NYA  L Piniella (1)Lou Piniella (18.5)
Milwaukee Brewers5New York Yankees1Box G2Kevin Kobel (1-1)Dick Woodson (1-2)MIL  D May (4), G Scott (3)  NYA  R Dempsey (1)Dave May (12.4)
Minnesota Twins2Oakland Athletics9BoxDave Hamilton (1-0)Joe Decker (3-3)MIN  B Darwin (6)  OAK  A Mangual (1)Joe Rudi (13.5)
Chicago White Sox5Texas Rangers4BoxWilbur Wood (5-5)Fergie Jenkins (6-3)CHA  P Kelly (2)Duke Sims (25.2)
San Francisco Giants1Atlanta Braves5Box G1Carl Morton (4-3)Ron Bryant (0-2)ATL  H Aaron (8)  SFN  B Bonds (5)Carl Morton (17.2)
San Francisco Giants6Atlanta Braves2Box G2Randy Moffitt (2-2)Danny Frisella (0-2)ATL  R Office (1)  SFN  D Kingman (6)Garry Maddox (45.0)
New York Mets3Chicago Cubs4BoxBill Bonham (2-5)Tom Seaver (1-4)CHN  J Cardenal (3)  NYN  R Staub (7)Rusty Staub (32.4)
Houston Astros0Cincinnati Reds5Box G1Fred Norman (2-3)Claude Osteen (4-3)CIN  J Bench (5), D Concepcion (4), M Rettenmund (3)Dave Concepcion (13.6)
Houston Astros2Cincinnati Reds4Box G2Clay Kirby (2-3)Don Wilson (1-2)CIN  M Rettenmund (4)  HOU  C Cedeno (5)Pete Rose (15.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Philadelphia Phillies8BoxEd Farmer (1-0)Dock Ellis (1-3)PHI  M Anderson (2)  PIT  A Oliver (4)Del Unser (53.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers15San Diego Padres9BoxCharlie Hough (2-1)Mike Corkins (2-2)LAN  J Wynn (12)Steve Garvey (59.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles1513.536--1141057-88-5W2Game Log
New York Yankees1817.5143.51341417-1011-7L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1313.5001.01211138-55-8W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians1515.5001.01331308-97-6L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1516.4841.51261395-810-8W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1415.4831.51041269-85-7L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox1614.533--1241308-97-6W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1615.5160.51351335-711-8W4Game Log
Texas Rangers1616.5001.01501468-78-9L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1515.5001.01521169-86-7W3Game Log
California Angels1618.4712.01551466-810-10L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins1315.4642.01091326-96-7L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies1714.548--1361294-913-5W4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1614.5330.51401309-97-5L2Game Log
Montreal Expos1211.5224.01021086-86-3W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs1215.4443.01051512-910-6W1Game Log
New York Mets1318.4194.01311348-105-8L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates919.3216.51221434-115-8L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers239.719--18710211-612-3W5Game Log
Houston Astros2015.5714.51641276-914-6L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants1915.5595.014612911-98-6W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1514.5176.51261135-710-7W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1419.4249.51301514-1010-9L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1421.40010.51251975-129-9L5Game Log

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