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Baseball on Thursday, August 29, 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
Boston Red Sox3Chicago White Sox2BoxBill Lee (15-11)Wilbur Wood (19-16)NoneRick Burleson (13.9)
Baltimore Orioles6Texas Rangers2BoxRoss Grimsley (15-12)Jim Bibby (18-15)BAL  B Robinson (7)Tommy Davis (20.5)
Chicago Cubs1Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxAndy Messersmith (16-5)Bill Bonham (10-17)CHN  P LaCock (1)Jimmy Wynn (11.9)
Atlanta Braves7Montreal Expos2BoxPhil Niekro (15-11)Steve Rogers (12-18)ATL  R Garr (10), M Lum (9)  MON  K Singleton (6)Ralph Garr (20.7)
Houston Astros0New York Mets7BoxTom Seaver (8-8)Dave Roberts (9-11)NoneFelix Millan (16.6)
St. Louis Cardinals3San Diego Padres1BoxJohn Curtis (8-12)Larry Hardy (7-4)SLN  T Simmons (17)Fred Kendall (38.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates2San Francisco Giants3BoxRandy Moffitt (5-6)Dave Giusti (6-5)PIT  W Stargell (21)  SFN  D Kingman (14)Willie Stargell (30.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7257.558--58153131-3241-25W1Game Log
New York Yankees6762.5195.051350429-3638-26W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6563.5086.553154130-3234-32W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6465.4968.050852630-3334-32W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6269.47311.053252830-3532-34L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6169.46911.547558430-3731-32W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7556.573--59045635-3040-26W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6961.5315.557250434-3335-28L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6765.5088.558360433-3534-30L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6667.49610.058461326-4139-27L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6468.48511.554857529-3834-31L2Game Log
California Angels5181.38624.551556625-3926-42L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6862.523--59251628-3640-26L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6863.5190.553551432-3236-31W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6466.4924.054355925-3839-28L2Game Log
Montreal Expos5969.4618.051253731-3528-34L2Game Log
New York Mets5771.44510.045451628-3729-34W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5176.40215.551165224-3828-37L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8347.638--65545340-2843-19W5Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8051.6113.562248842-2438-27W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves7358.55710.553746035-2938-29W2Game Log
Houston Astros6763.51516.053249327-3640-27L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5972.45024.550557729-3929-34W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5081.38233.545168421-4529-36L2Game Log

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