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Baseball on Friday, August 23, 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
Minnesota Twins1Baltimore Orioles4BoxDave McNally (12-9)Dave Goltz (6-7)BAL  E Williams (10)Earl Williams (31.9)
Oakland Athletics0Boston Red Sox3BoxLuis Tiant (20-8)Vida Blue (14-12)BOS  T Harper (5)Jim Rice (20.1)
Cleveland Indians1Chicago White Sox2BoxJim Kaat (14-11)Fritz Peterson (8-9)NoneEd Herrmann (10.5)
Texas Rangers5Detroit Tigers2BoxSteve Hargan (10-8)Joe Coleman (10-12)DET  J Nettles (4)Jim Sundberg (12.2)
Kansas City Royals8Milwaukee Brewers4Box G1Steve Busby (19-10)Bill Champion (8-3)KCA  T Solaita (6)Cookie Rojas (12.9)
Kansas City Royals0Milwaukee Brewers1Box G2Tom Murphy (6-4)Lindy McDaniel (1-4)NoneTony Solaita (9.2)
California Angels4New York Yankees10BoxDick Tidrow (10-10)Skip Lockwood (2-5)NYA  R White (4)Roy White (29.6)
New York Mets3Atlanta Braves4Box G1Max Leon (3-4)Tug McGraw (4-7)NoneCleon Jones (20.3)
New York Mets0Atlanta Braves6Box G2Lew Krausse (4-2)Harry Parker (4-12)ATL  D Evans (17), L Krausse (1)Lew Krausse (19.6)
Philadelphia Phillies0Houston Astros1BoxLarry Dierker (8-8)Dick Ruthven (6-10)NoneBob Watson (6.6)
St. Louis Cardinals2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxLynn McGlothen (14-8)Mike Marshall (12-9)SLN  T Simmons (16)Lou Brock (45.2)
Cincinnati Reds10Montreal Expos7BoxClay Carroll (10-3)Tom Walker (2-4)CIN  J Bench (26)  MON  W Davis (8), B Foote (9)Johnny Bench (50.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates6San Diego Padres2BoxJerry Reuss (14-9)Bill Greif (6-15)PIT  R Stennett (6)Bob Robertson (14.5)
Chicago Cubs1San Francisco Giants0BoxRick Reuschel (12-9)Jim Barr (10-7)NoneEd Goodson (6.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7054.565--57151429-3141-23W5Game Log
Cleveland Indians6259.5126.549649927-2834-32L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6361.5087.049350429-3134-30W1Game Log
New York Yankees6361.5087.049349327-3536-26W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6165.48410.052751530-3531-30W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5867.46412.545156330-3728-30L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7155.563--57245031-2940-26L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6658.5324.054347932-3334-25L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6463.5047.556458532-3432-29W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox6265.4889.555959426-4135-25W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6166.48010.552555427-3833-29L3Game Log
California Angels5077.39421.550354724-3526-42L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6660.524--52349730-2936-31W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6461.5121.556050724-3540-26W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6362.5042.553354025-3638-26L1Game Log
Montreal Expos5864.4756.049551331-3527-29L1Game Log
New York Mets5369.43411.043250327-3626-33L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5072.41014.049462523-3428-37W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7847.624--62143840-2838-19L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7650.6032.560047338-2338-27W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6956.5529.051844432-2837-28W5Game Log
Houston Astros6460.51613.551747526-3338-27W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5769.45221.549455429-3927-31L2Game Log
San Diego Padres4977.38929.544366121-4528-32L2Game Log

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