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Baseball on Sunday, May 04, 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.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Detroit Tigers2Boston Red Sox4BoxSparky Lyle (1-0)Don McMahon (0-2)BOS  R Petrocelli (7)Jim Northrup (64.9)
Kansas City Royals15California Angels1BoxRoger Nelson (2-2)Clyde Wright (0-1)KCA  J Foy (2), B Oliver (3), L Piniella (3)Lou Piniella (17.9)
Chicago White Sox3Minnesota Twins4BoxJoe Grzenda (1-1)Bob Locker (1-1)MIN  G Nettles (3)Graig Nettles (40.9)
Baltimore Orioles5New York Yankees3Box G1Dave McNally (5-0)Bill Burbach (1-2)NYA  J Pepitone (8)Davey Johnson (37.5)
Baltimore Orioles14New York Yankees2Box G2Jim Hardin (1-3)Mike Kekich (0-1)BAL  P Blair (5), A Etchebarren (1)Brooks Robinson (12.2)
Seattle Pilots6Oakland Athletics4Box G1Marty Pattin (4-1)Rollie Fingers (2-1)OAK  D Green (4)  SE1  W Comer (3), T Harper (1), D Mincher (5)Danny Cater (26.4)
Seattle Pilots7Oakland Athletics11Box G2Blue Moon Odom (5-1)Bucky Brandon (0-1)OAK  S Bando (7), R Jackson 2 (9), B Odom (1)Blue Moon Odom (17.2)
Cleveland Indians3Washington Senators4BoxDennis Higgins (1-1)Jack Hamilton (0-2)CLE  D Sims (5)  WS2  M Epstein (4), F Howard (10)Richie Scheinblum (24.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Atlanta Braves4BoxMilt Pappas (3-2)Bill Singer (4-2)ATL  C Boyer (4)  LAN  T Sizemore (1)Sonny Jackson (28.6)
New York Mets3Chicago Cubs2Box G1Tom Seaver (3-2)Bill Hands (3-3)NYN  E Kranepool (3)Ken Boswell (15.8)
New York Mets3Chicago Cubs2Box G2Tug McGraw (3-0)Dick Selma (2-3)NoneTug McGraw (22.8)
San Diego Padres2Cincinnati Reds3Box G1Jack Fisher (1-0)Al Santorini (1-2)SDN  E Spiezio (2)Bobby Tolan (16.4)
San Diego Padres0Cincinnati Reds12Box G2Tony Cloninger (1-4)Gary Ross (1-1)CIN  T Cloninger (1), T Perez (5)Tony Cloninger (15.8)
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros3BoxDooley Womack (1-0)Juan Marichal (4-2)HOU  J Morgan (3)Curt Blefary (30.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Montreal Expos6BoxRoy Face (2-0)Ron Kline (1-1)MON  R Staub (5)  PIT  R Hebner (1), F Patek (1)John Boccabella (45.7)
Philadelphia Phillies5St. Louis Cardinals0BoxGrant Jackson (3-2)Dave Giusti (2-3)NoneMike Ryan (13.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles208.714--1518410-410-4W4Game Log
Washington Senators II1611.5933.51141047-69-5W5Game Log
Boston Red Sox1410.5834.01101077-57-5W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers1113.4587.094875-76-6L3Game Log
New York Yankees1115.4238.01061227-64-9L7Game Log
Cleveland Indians318.14313.5591302-91-9L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins167.696--122785-511-2W8Game Log
Oakland Athletics1410.5832.5129947-57-5W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1311.5423.584856-67-5W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox811.4216.071843-75-4L6Game Log
California Angels813.3817.0711053-65-7L1Game Log
Seattle Pilots815.3488.0901214-104-5L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs189.667--122859-59-4L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1510.6002.01071026-59-5L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1111.5004.585906-55-6W4Game Log
New York Mets1114.4406.086947-64-8W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1015.4007.076919-41-11L3Game Log
Montreal Expos915.3757.5921065-74-8W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves178.680--113965-612-2W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants1510.6002.0107904-811-2L4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1510.6002.0118886-79-3L3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1114.4406.01371085-96-5W2Game Log
San Diego Padres1216.4296.5901275-97-7L2Game Log
Houston Astros820.28610.5841401-137-7W4Game Log

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