Baseball on Saturday, August 17, 1974

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Kansas City Royals3Baltimore Orioles2BoxSteve Mingori (2-2)Bob Reynolds (4-5)NoneFreddie Patek (59.4)
Minnesota Twins7Boston Red Sox4BoxDave Goltz (6-6)Reggie Cleveland (8-12)MIN  H Killebrew (11), C Kusick (4)Harmon Killebrew (22.7)
Milwaukee Brewers4California Angels2BoxJim Colborn (8-10)Andy Hassler (2-8)CAL  J Lahoud (11)  MIL  D Johnson (13)Deron Johnson (29.0)
Texas Rangers0Cleveland Indians4BoxJim Perry (13-8)Steve Hargan (9-8)NoneJack Brohamer (12.9)
Chicago White Sox1New York Yankees2BoxDoc Medich (14-11)Bart Johnson (4-2)NoneElliott Maddox (10.9)
Detroit Tigers4Oakland Athletics3BoxJohn Hiller (14-8)Glenn Abbott (4-4)DET  D Sharon (2)  OAK  G Tenace (18)Dick Sharon (17.8)
Philadelphia Phillies6Atlanta Braves7BoxTom House (6-2)Mac Scarce (3-8)PHI  M Schmidt (28), T Taylor (2)Tony Taylor (34.9)
San Diego Padres4Chicago Cubs3BoxLarry Hardy (7-2)Oscar Zamora (3-6)SDN  D Winfield (16)Dave Winfield (75.3)
New York Mets2Cincinnati Reds6BoxJack Billingham (15-8)Harry Parker (4-11)NonePete Rose (34.6)
Houston Astros2Montreal Expos3BoxChuck Taylor (5-1)Ken Forsch (4-5)MON  S Renko (1)Willie Davis (16.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJerry Reuss (13-9)Andy Messersmith (13-5)NoneManny Sanguillen (22.1)
San Francisco Giants3St. Louis Cardinals5BoxMike Garman (5-2)Randy Moffitt (4-6)SLN  R Smith (18)Tito Fuentes (41.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6554.546--54150429-3136-23L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6155.5262.548748527-2733-29W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6059.5045.048349129-3131-28L1Game Log
New York Yankees5960.4966.046647727-3532-25W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5763.4758.544554229-3428-29W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5763.4758.551049527-3430-29W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics6952.570--54943731-2838-24L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals6355.5344.552446529-3034-25W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6161.5008.554956626-3734-25L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6062.4929.554657828-3332-29L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6062.4929.551053326-3433-29W1Game Log
California Angels4874.39321.549453124-3424-40L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6457.529--50147129-2635-31W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6159.5082.553048723-3538-24W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6159.5082.551351023-3338-26L1Game Log
Montreal Expos5661.4796.047348631-3525-26W1Game Log
New York Mets5264.4489.541147726-3126-33L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4968.41913.045958622-3427-34L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7545.625--58440637-2738-18L5Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7249.5953.555944837-2335-26W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6455.53810.548041832-2832-27W1Game Log
Houston Astros6059.50414.550346225-3335-26L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5467.44621.547853527-3727-30L2Game Log
San Diego Padres4873.39727.542162620-4228-31W1Game Log

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