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Baseball on Friday, May 31, 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
Chicago White Sox3Boston Red Sox2BoxWilbur Wood (8-6)Bill Lee (6-5)BOS  C Fisk 2 (7)  CHA  D Allen (9), B Melton (4)Carlton Fisk (29.6)
Detroit Tigers3California Angels5BoxBill Singer (7-3)Mickey Lolich (5-6)CAL  E Rodriguez 2 (4)Ellie Rodriguez (29.8)
Kansas City Royals4Cleveland Indians2BoxSteve Mingori (1-1)Steve Kline (3-8)KCA  J Mayberry (10)Amos Otis (22.9)
New York Yankees2Minnesota Twins5BoxJoe Decker (6-4)Dick Tidrow (4-5)NoneLuis Gomez (14.8)
Milwaukee Brewers2Oakland Athletics5BoxDave Hamilton (4-0)Kevin Kobel (3-3)OAK  J Rudi (4)Joe Rudi (42.2)
Baltimore Orioles6Texas Rangers7BoxSteve Foucault (2-2)Bob Reynolds (3-2)BAL  B Powell (4)Len Randle (57.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers8Chicago Cubs3BoxDoug Rau (5-1)Burt Hooton (2-5)NoneBill Buckner (23.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Cincinnati Reds7BoxPedro Borbon (3-2)Jim Rooker (2-4)PIT  B Robertson 2 (6)Johnny Bench (42.9)
Houston Astros7New York Mets1BoxDon Wilson (2-3)Jerry Koosman (5-3)HOU  C Cedeno (10)Cliff Johnson (15.1)
San Francisco Giants6Philadelphia Phillies2BoxRon Bryant (2-4)Ron Schueler (3-5)SFN  E Goodson (1)Garry Maddox (15.9)
San Diego Padres0St. Louis Cardinals5BoxSonny Siebert (5-3)Steve Arlin (1-7)SLN  R Smith (10)Reggie Smith (22.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers2420.545--20817914-910-11L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2522.5321.52122049-1116-11L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2224.4783.019220210-1312-11L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2224.4783.016220215-167-8L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians2225.4683.518418111-1511-10L2Game Log
New York Yankees2327.4604.01872179-1514-12L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2721.562--22618811-1116-10W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals2522.5321.521918811-1014-12W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2322.5112.517719610-1312-10W1Game Log
Texas Rangers2424.5003.021922112-1312-11W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins2123.4774.01781928-1212-12W2Game Log
California Angels2327.4605.021520910-1313-14W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals2422.522--21819411-1013-12W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2523.5211.01891889-1316-10L5Game Log
Montreal Expos2020.5003.016817712-138-7L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs1825.4194.51772355-1513-10L1Game Log
New York Mets2028.4175.019221012-158-13L4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1727.3866.01932075-1412-13L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3614.720--29417516-920-5W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2719.5877.020716811-1116-8W7Game Log
Atlanta Braves2622.5429.019318012-1214-10W3Game Log
Houston Astros2724.5299.523120311-1416-10W5Game Log
San Francisco Giants2725.51910.022822614-1313-12W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1836.33320.01903178-2010-16L7Game Log

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