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Baseball on Sunday, August 26, 1962

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 Yankees1Baltimore Orioles2BoxRobin Roberts (9-6)Whitey Ford (13-7)BAL  J Gentile (29), B Robinson (20)  NYA  T Kubek (2)Brooks Robinson (20.1)
Boston Red Sox5Cleveland Indians10Box G1Jim Perry (10-10)Earl Wilson (11-6)BOS  L Clinton (16), F Malzone (17)  CLE  T Francona (11), B Phillips (9)Bubba Phillips (22.4)
Boston Red Sox0Cleveland Indians4Box G2Dick Donovan (17-7)Ike Delock (4-4)CLE  C Essegian (19)Chuck Essegian (28.2)
Washington Senators3Detroit Tigers5Box G1Jim Bunning (14-8)Dave Stenhouse (10-10)DET  S Boros (14), B Bruton (13), N Cash (34)Rocky Colavito (24.2)
Washington Senators5Detroit Tigers2Box G2Claude Osteen (7-10)Ron Kline (3-6)WS2  J King (10)Jim King (14.1)
Chicago White Sox0LAA UNBRIDGED4BoxDon Lee (11-9)Frank Baumann (6-5)NoneBilly Moran (12.3)
KC1 UNBRIDGED0Minnesota Twins1BoxJack Kralick (10-8)Bill Fischer (4-6)NoneBernie Allen (10.9)
MLN UNBRIDGED1Chicago Cubs4BoxDick Ellsworth (7-17)Denny Lemaster (1-2)CHN  D Bertell (2), B Williams (19)George Altman (15.1)
Houston Astros2Cincinnati Reds1Box G1George Brunet (2-2)Jim Maloney (8-5)CIN  W Post (15)Hal Smith (16.4)
Houston Astros6Cincinnati Reds4Box G2Don McMahon (4-4)Ted Wills (0-2)HOU  J Campbell (2)Johnny Temple (37.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers16New York Mets5BoxPete Richert (3-3)Craig Anderson (3-14)LAN  W Davis (21), T Harkness (2)  NYN  J Christopher (4)Tommy Davis (23.5)
San Francisco Giants7Philadelphia Phillies4BoxJack Sanford (18-6)Art Mahaffey (17-11)SFN  F Alou (21), O Cepeda (30)Orlando Cepeda (18.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates5St. Louis Cardinals6Box G1Bobby Shantz (5-2)Roy Face (8-6)PIT  B Skinner (18), B Virdon (5)  SLN  B White (19)Bill White (52.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates7St. Louis Cardinals6Box G2Tom Sturdivant (7-3)Lindy McDaniel (3-9)PIT  B Skinner (19)  SLN  C Sawatski (10)Stan Musial (30.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6748.583--55147830-2537-23L6Game Log
Minnesota Twins6653.5553.056653928-2337-32W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6154.5306.049045923-2738-27W5Game Log
Chicago White Sox6255.5306.051846829-2433-31L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5660.48311.549153122-2734-33W3Game Log
Kansas City Athletics2531.44629.525527625-311-0L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox5165.44016.549256521-3130-34L3Game Log
Washington Senators II4668.40420.543848526-2620-42W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers2237.37328.021824722-370-0W1Game Log
National League
Los Angeles Dodgers7944.6428.064450937-2642-18W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants7747.6215.567353130-3047-17W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7449.6024.062955024-2950-20L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6651.5642.052747729-2737-24W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6755.5493.561752130-2837-27L1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves6152.5405.052346322-3139-21L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5672.43717.557465922-4334-29L4Game Log
Chicago Cubs4574.37824.048865219-3326-42W1Game Log
Houston Colt 45s2241.34926.026130322-411-0W2Game Log
New York Mets3294.25440.550277314-4318-51L2Game Log

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