TBC Player Tracker:   Daily emails with YOUR custom list of players delivered before your first cup of coffee. Change players whenever you like!

Baseball on Saturday, August 16, 1969

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.

Select a date to see its baseball history:      
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians0California Angels4BoxAndy Messersmith (11-8)Luis Tiant (8-15)NoneRick Reichardt (20.6)
New York Yankees4Chicago White Sox5BoxWilbur Wood (8-9)Jack Aker (7-5)CHA  B Melton (18)  NYA  H Clarke (2)Bill Melton (61.5)
Boston Red Sox10Kansas City Royals1Box G1Mike Nagy (8-2)Bill Butler (6-7)BOS  G Scott (12)George Scott (27.0)
Boston Red Sox7Kansas City Royals8Box G2Jim Rooker (3-10)Jim Lonborg (7-6)BOS  J Lahoud (9), C Yastrzemski (31)  KCA  P Kelly (6), B Martinez (4)Joe Foy (31.5)
Detroit Tigers3Oakland Athletics4BoxRollie Fingers (6-5)Mike Kilkenny (2-3)DET  N Cash (17), D Wert (9)  OAK  B Odom (4)Don Wert (32.2)
Baltimore Orioles15Seattle Pilots3BoxDave McNally (17-2)Diego Segui (9-5)BAL  P Blair (25), B Powell (33), C Salmon 2 (2)Chico Salmon (33.8)
Minnesota Twins5Washington Senators6BoxDarold Knowles (6-2)Jim Kaat (11-10)MIN  G Nettles (5), R Reese (15)  WS2  F Howard (38)Ed Stroud (57.5)
St. Louis Cardinals8Atlanta Braves1BoxBob Gibson (15-8)Jim Britton (6-4)SLN  J Torre (16)Joe Torre (17.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Cincinnati Reds5BoxJim Merritt (13-5)Dock Ellis (8-13)CIN  L May (33)  PIT  W Stargell (21)Bobby Tolan (35.2)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Montreal Expos3BoxClaude Osteen (16-10)Larry Jaster (1-6)LAN  B Sudakis (11), M Wills (3)Bill Sudakis (25.7)
San Diego Padres0New York Mets2Box G1Tom Seaver (17-7)Tommie Sisk (0-7)NoneBobby Pfeil (19.4)
San Diego Padres1New York Mets2Box G2Jim McAndrew (4-5)Gary Ross (1-10)NYN  C Jones (12)  SDN  L Stahl (3)Cleon Jones (34.1)
Houston Astros0Philadelphia Phillies7BoxRick Wise (10-10)Tom Griffin (8-6)PHI  D Allen (26), R Wise (1)Dick Allen (15.1)
Chicago Cubs3San Francisco Giants0BoxFergie Jenkins (17-10)Gaylord Perry (15-9)NonePaul Popovich (34.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles8335.703--59736737-1946-16W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers6651.56416.550742530-2736-24L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6256.52521.056255132-3130-25L1Game Log
Washington Senators II6160.50423.550350031-3230-28W1Game Log
New York Yankees6060.50024.043944627-3433-26L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5071.41334.544254622-3328-38L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins7048.593--57145630-3240-16L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6848.5861.052944030-2738-21W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals4969.41521.042552023-3725-33W1Game Log
Seattle Pilots4868.41421.048360124-3624-32L2Game Log
California Angels4569.39523.035146017-3828-31W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4673.38724.546456119-4027-33W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs7644.633--55941035-2740-18W1Game Log
New York Mets6451.5579.544942632-2632-25W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6653.5559.545140034-2732-26W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6056.51714.051449927-3233-24L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4869.41026.548354026-3022-39W4Game Log
Montreal Expos3882.31738.044359320-4018-42L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds6451.557--60957229-2935-22W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6453.5471.049440130-2934-24W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6656.5413.552051427-3239-24L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6354.5382.051448428-3235-22L1Game Log
Houston Astros6355.5342.552350120-3543-20L2Game Log
San Diego Padres3583.29730.532554419-4116-42L8Game Log

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.