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Baseball on Tuesday, August 20, 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
Texas Rangers1Baltimore Orioles2BoxMike Cuellar (15-9)Jackie Brown (9-10)NoneMark Belanger (12.9)
Chicago White Sox3Boston Red Sox8BoxDick Drago (6-7)Stan Bahnsen (11-14)NoneDwight Evans (29.9)
Detroit Tigers1California Angels0BoxMickey Lolich (15-14)Nolan Ryan (16-13)NoneBill Freehan (33.8)
Kansas City Royals2Cleveland Indians0BoxAl Fitzmorris (9-3)Gaylord Perry (16-8)KCA  F Healy (8), T Solaita (5)Tony Solaita (19.0)
Minnesota Twins1New York Yankees2BoxPat Dobson (11-14)Bert Blyleven (11-15)MIN  C Kusick (5)Thurman Munson (27.4)
Milwaukee Brewers1Oakland Athletics7BoxCatfish Hunter (18-10)Eduardo Rodriguez (6-3)MIL  D Porter (9)  OAK  G Tenace (20)Gene Tenace (22.6)
St. Louis Cardinals6Atlanta Braves8BoxPhil Niekro (14-10)Alan Foster (7-8)ATL  D Evans (15)  SLN  J Torre (9)Joe Torre (19.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers18Chicago Cubs8BoxDon Sutton (11-9)Tom Dettore (1-1)CHN  C Fanzone (3), R Stelmaszek (1)  LAN  W Crawford (9), S Garvey (18), D Lopes 3 (6), J Wynn (28)Bill Russell (20.4)
Philadelphia Phillies1Cincinnati Reds7BoxClay Kirby (8-7)Ron Schueler (7-12)CIN  J Bench (25), J Morgan (18)Johnny Bench (24.2)
New York Mets2Houston Astros6BoxJ.R. Richard (1-0)Ray Sadecki (4-7)HOU  L May (19)Cesar Cedeno (27.7)
San Diego Padres3Montreal Expos0BoxDave Freisleben (9-7)Steve Rogers (12-16)SDN  W McCovey (19)Willie McCovey (20.6)
San Francisco Giants8Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxMike Caldwell (12-3)John Morlan (0-3)PIT  R Stennett (5)Bruce Miller (55.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6854.557--56451429-3139-23W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians6157.5175.048748827-2733-31L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6259.5125.548649229-3133-28W2Game Log
New York Yankees6161.5007.047948827-3534-26W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5964.4809.551750429-3530-29L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5865.47210.544955630-3628-29W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7153.573--56944231-2840-25W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6456.5335.052646630-3134-25W1Game Log
Texas Rangers6163.49210.054858029-3432-29L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6164.48810.555758926-4034-25L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins6164.48810.552354627-3633-29L1Game Log
California Angels4976.39222.549753724-3425-42L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6559.524--51749129-2836-31L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6261.5042.555050323-3539-26L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6261.5042.552353624-3538-26L2Game Log
Montreal Expos5763.4756.048049631-3526-28L1Game Log
New York Mets5267.43710.541949126-3426-33L4Game Log
Chicago Cubs5070.41713.048861822-3428-36L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7746.626--61343139-2838-18W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7549.6052.558745637-2338-26W4Game Log
Atlanta Braves6656.54110.550343732-2834-28W2Game Log
Houston Astros6359.51613.551446526-3337-26W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants5668.45221.549254929-3827-30W2Game Log
San Diego Padres4975.39528.543464721-4428-31W1Game Log

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