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Baseball on Friday, August 08, 1975

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
New York Yankees4California Angels3BoxLarry Gura (4-4)Nolan Ryan (12-12)CAL  D Chalk (2)  NYA  E Herrmann (3)Sandy Alomar (13.6)
Baltimore Orioles7Chicago White Sox4BoxDoyle Alexander (5-7)Wilbur Wood (12-14)BAL  D Duncan (8)  CHA  D Johnson (15)Lee May (22.1)
Kansas City Royals3Cleveland Indians4BoxRoric Harrison (8-7)Marty Pattin (8-7)CLE  O Gamble (8)  KCA  J Mayberry (25)Oscar Gamble (38.2)
Minnesota Twins3Detroit Tigers1BoxJim Hughes (10-9)Joe Coleman (8-14)NoneDan Ford (12.4)
Texas Rangers6Milwaukee Brewers4BoxSteve Hargan (8-6)Bill Travers (4-7)TEX  T Harrah (15), R Howell (9)Toby Harrah (39.8)
Boston Red Sox2Oakland Athletics3BoxKen Holtzman (14-9)Reggie Cleveland (9-8)OAK  R Jackson (28), G Tenace (17)Gene Tenace (47.9)
Chicago Cubs0Atlanta Braves1Box G1Carl Morton (14-12)Tom Dettore (4-4)NoneRod Gilbreath (12.8)
Chicago Cubs3Atlanta Braves1Box G2Ray Burris (9-9)Bruce Dal Canton (0-7)NoneGene Hiser (15.3)
Montreal Expos8Cincinnati Reds7BoxWoodie Fryman (8-6)Pedro Borbon (7-4)CIN  M Rettenmund (2)Larry Parrish (61.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Houston Astros5BoxJim Crawford (2-3)Kent Tekulve (0-1)PIT  D Parker (19)Wilbur Howard (17.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers4New York Mets3BoxMike Marshall (7-11)Ken Sanders (0-1)LAN  S Garvey (13), J Wynn (17)Ron Cey (42.4)
San Francisco Giants4Philadelphia Phillies5BoxGene Garber (9-6)Randy Moffitt (4-4)PHI  G Luzinski (28)  SFN  W Montanez (9)Willie Montanez (31.0)
San Diego Padres6St. Louis Cardinals10BoxBob Forsch (11-8)Dan Spillner (4-10)SLN  B Forsch (1)Willie Davis (20.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6845.602--58052434-2134-24L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6150.5506.047940631-2530-25W6Game Log
New York Yankees5953.5278.548541030-2929-24W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5361.46515.546953525-3028-31L5Game Log
Cleveland Indians5159.46415.546551025-3026-29W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4668.40422.543956819-3527-33L13Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7043.619--52342031-2739-16W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6250.5547.550845525-3137-19L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5558.48715.048848621-3534-23L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5460.47416.551652425-3129-29W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5065.43521.054156625-3425-31W1Game Log
California Angels4966.42622.044153028-3121-35L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6647.584--48439330-2736-20L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6350.5583.051646822-3341-17W1Game Log
New York Mets5854.5187.545242727-2631-28L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5854.5187.545546727-2831-26W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5363.45714.547656621-3832-25W1Game Log
Montreal Expos4862.43616.539846423-3325-29W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds7439.655--57740330-2644-13L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5955.51815.545338426-3133-24W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5558.48719.046048123-3332-25L5Game Log
San Diego Padres5360.46921.038445626-3027-30L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5163.44723.541050024-3527-28L1Game Log
Houston Astros4275.35934.047453017-4425-31W2Game Log

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