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Baseball on Friday, August 26, 1966

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 Sox2Baltimore Orioles3BoxMoe Drabowsky (4-0)Dan Osinski (2-3)BAL  B Powell (33), V Roznovsky (1)Boog Powell (48.8)
KC1 UNBRIDGED4California Angels5BoxJack Sanford (12-5)Jack Aker (6-4)CAL  J Johnstone (3)  KC1  O Chavarria (2)Ossie Chavarria (17.0)
Minnesota Twins7Chicago White Sox4BoxJim Merritt (3-12)John Buzhardt (5-8)CHA  D Buford (6)Cesar Tovar (18.0)
Detroit Tigers5New York Yankees6BoxHal Reniff (3-6)Hank Aguirre (2-8)DET  N Cash (22), D McAuliffe (16), E Wilson (6)  NYA  M Mantle (23), J Pepitone (29), S Whitaker (1)Earl Wilson (52.1)
Cleveland Indians0Washington Senators1BoxMike McCormick (8-11)Steve Hargan (10-8)NonePaul Casanova (6.1)
New York Mets3Atlanta Braves6BoxKen Johnson (8-7)Tug McGraw (2-6)ATL  H Aaron (32), J Torre 2 (29)  NYN  E Kranepool (14)Joe Torre (23.8)
Philadelphia Phillies0Cincinnati Reds2BoxJim O'Toole (5-6)Rick Wise (3-5)NoneTommy Helms (11.5)
Chicago Cubs4Houston Astros7BoxTurk Farrell (6-8)Bob Hendley (4-4)CHN  R Santo (29), B Williams (24)  HOU  B Aspromonte (8), J Bateman (16)Billy Williams (23.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers4San Francisco Giants0BoxSandy Koufax (21-7)Bobby Bolin (7-9)NoneRon Fairly (17.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates7St. Louis Cardinals4BoxWoodie Fryman (10-8)Al Jackson (12-11)PIT  J Pagliaroni (11)  SLN  C Smith (9)Donn Clendenon (30.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles8245.646--62245942-2540-20W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6957.54812.557254636-2533-32L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6861.52715.050246333-3335-28W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6861.52715.048547633-3335-28L2Game Log
California Angels6563.50817.547351432-3333-30W4Game Log
Chicago White Sox6664.50817.546240132-3634-28L3Game Log
Washington Senators II5973.44725.548555724-4035-33W3Game Log
New York Yankees5872.44625.550050727-3330-40W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics5674.43127.546656624-4532-29L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox5677.42129.056664421-4035-37L1Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants7553.5867.554351034-2841-25L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7353.5798.546938931-3042-23W5Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6749.5789.555046031-2736-22W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6960.53514.055949432-3237-28L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6562.51217.046045735-3230-30L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5857.50418.054849529-3128-27W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6265.48820.054553726-4136-24W2Game Log
Houston Astros5871.45025.049855820-3938-32W2Game Log
New York Mets5673.43427.049760530-3626-37L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs4181.33638.549666018-4223-39L1Game Log

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