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Baseball on Friday, August 09, 1974

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 Yankees1California Angels7BoxFrank Tanana (7-14)Doc Medich (13-10)NoneBobby Valentine (14.8)
Chicago White Sox5Cleveland Indians3BoxStan Bahnsen (10-13)Gaylord Perry (15-7)CHA  D Allen (30), P Kelly (4), J Orta (8)Pat Kelly (17.9)
Milwaukee Brewers3Kansas City Royals13BoxSteve Busby (17-9)Kevin Kobel (5-9)KCA  J Wohlford (2)Amos Otis (21.0)
Baltimore Orioles2Minnesota Twins6BoxBill Hands (4-4)Dave McNally (10-9)NoneSteve Brye (17.3)
Boston Red Sox6Oakland Athletics2BoxBill Lee (13-10)Ken Holtzman (12-13)BOS  R Petrocelli (15)  OAK  J Rudi (14)Juan Beniquez (14.6)
Detroit Tigers3Texas Rangers4BoxSteve Foucault (5-6)John Hiller (13-8)DET  A Kaline (9)Gates Brown (52.4)
San Francisco Giants3Chicago Cubs0BoxJim Barr (10-5)Steve Stone (3-4)SFN  D Kingman (12), G Matthews (12)Gary Matthews (20.0)
Montreal Expos4Houston Astros3BoxDennis Blair (7-4)Don Wilson (8-9)MON  J Northrup (12)Jim Northrup (26.1)
Cincinnati Reds1New York Mets4BoxBob Apodaca (4-5)Fred Norman (10-11)CIN  J Bench (23)  NYN  D Hahn (4)Don Hahn (28.9)
Atlanta Braves3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxLew Krausse (3-2)Mac Scarce (3-6)NoneDarrell Evans (29.4)
San Diego Padres3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxJim Rooker (8-9)Randy Jones (7-16)PIT  R Stennett (4)Manny Sanguillen (12.2)
Los Angeles Dodgers3St. Louis Cardinals5BoxAlan Foster (6-7)Geoff Zahn (2-2)SLN  T Simmons (15)Ted Simmons (57.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6250.554--52448027-2835-22W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5852.5273.047246827-2730-26L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5755.5095.046147029-2928-26L2Game Log
New York Yankees5457.4867.543944924-3330-24L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5459.4788.542450627-3227-27L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5360.4699.548046623-3130-29L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics6648.579--52741631-2835-20L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5853.5236.549244726-2832-25W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5856.5098.052153523-3234-25W1Game Log
Texas Rangers5758.4969.551855127-3230-26W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5660.48311.048851724-3231-29W2Game Log
California Angels4570.39121.547151224-3421-36W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6054.526--47945029-2631-28W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5855.5131.547847122-3236-23L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5657.4963.548646321-3435-23W5Game Log
Montreal Expos5358.4775.545646329-3324-25W3Game Log
New York Mets4861.4409.539145225-3023-31W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4664.41812.043355922-3424-30L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7340.646--56738535-2238-18L3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6846.5965.552741435-2333-23L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5954.52214.044339330-2829-26W2Game Log
Houston Astros5854.51814.547943723-3035-24L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants5163.44722.545150724-3327-30W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4569.39528.539959517-3828-31L3Game Log

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