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Baseball on Sunday, May 27, 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
Baltimore Orioles4Boston Red Sox2BoxWes Stock (2-0)Dick Radatz (1-1)BAL  J Gentile (15), B Robinson (7), R Snyder (3)Russ Snyder (44.9)
Minnesota Twins5Chicago White Sox4Box G1Jim Kaat (3-4)Ray Herbert (4-2)MIN  G Banks (1)Jim Landis (43.0)
Minnesota Twins8Chicago White Sox6Box G2Ted Sadowski (1-0)Eddie Fisher (0-3)MIN  H Killebrew (11)Harmon Killebrew (64.3)
LAA UNBRIDGED2KC1 UNBRIDGED3Box G1Dave Wickersham (5-1)Ryne Duren (2-4)NoneJose Tartabull (32.7)
Detroit Tigers1New York Yankees4Box G1Jim Coates (4-1)Doug Gallagher (0-4)NYA  B Skowron (8)Clete Boyer (9.1)
Detroit Tigers5New York Yankees1Box G2Paul Foytack (3-1)Bob Turley (2-1)NoneJake Wood (13.8)
Cleveland Indians5Washington Senators3BoxJim Perry (3-2)Bennie Daniels (1-6)CLE  T Francona (3), W Kirkland (7)  WS2  B Johnson (5)Tito Francona (15.9)
Chicago Cubs0Cincinnati Reds10BoxBob Purkey (8-1)Don Cardwell (1-5)CIN  G Coleman (6), V Pinson (13)Gordy Coleman (8.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Houston Astros2BoxVern Law (2-1)Ken Johnson (2-6)NoneSmoky Burgess (25.4)
Philadelphia Phillies2Los Angeles Dodgers5Box G1Stan Williams (4-1)Paul Brown (0-2)LAN  J Roseboro (2)Frank Howard (25.9)
Philadelphia Phillies1Los Angeles Dodgers2Box G2Don Drysdale (7-3)Art Mahaffey (4-6)NoneRon Fairly (21.7)
New York Mets1San Francisco Giants7Box G1Jack Sanford (5-4)Roger Craig (2-6)SFN  T Haller (3)Felipe Alou (20.9)
New York Mets5San Francisco Giants6Box G2Jim Duffalo (1-1)Craig Anderson (3-3)NYN  J Hickman (6)Felipe Alou (49.9)
MLN UNBRIDGED4St. Louis Cardinals3BoxBob Shaw (5-2)Bob Gibson (6-3)NoneMack Jones (25.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2315.605--18115911-612-9L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2114.6001.518516310-511-9W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2217.5641.518718214-98-9W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1918.5143.51611749-1010-8W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1010.5009.0989610-100-0W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics1111.5008.011911611-111-0L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1921.4755.01811899-610-15L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox1522.4057.51691682-913-13L1Game Log
Washington Senators II1126.29711.51471774-97-17L1Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants3113.7055.02741818-723-6W5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2814.6673.02221879-619-8W8Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2315.605--1911888-915-6W4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2316.5900.522416110-513-11L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1916.5432.514414211-118-5W2Game Log
Milwaukee Braves1622.4217.01661775-1211-10W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1426.35010.02012386-178-9L5Game Log
Chicago Cubs1426.35010.01842648-166-11L3Game Log
New York Mets1225.32410.51642296-146-11L6Game Log
Houston Colt 45s613.3169.582856-131-0L1Game Log

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