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Thursday, August 16,1962

Thursday, August 16,1962

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1962 reg season 1962-08-16 Chicago White Sox 11 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Eddie Fisher Mudcat Grant Dean Stone 3,184 2:25
1962 reg season 1962-08-16 Washington Senators II 2 Kansas City Athletics 4 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Ed Rakow Claude Osteen -- 3,135 1:53
1962 reg season 1962-08-16 New York Yankees 8 Minnesota Twins 9 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Frank Sullivan Marshall Bridges -- 41,588 3:05
1962 reg season 1962-08-16 San Francisco Giants 0 Chicago Cubs 6 box | pbp Wrigley Field Don Cardwell Billy Pierce -- 11,780 2:17
1962 reg season 1962-08-16 Milwaukee Braves 1 Cincinnati Reds 7 box | pbp Crosley Field Jim Maloney Lew Burdette -- 11,734 2:22
1962 reg season 1962-08-16 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Houston Colt 45s 1 box | pbp Colt Stadium Larry Jackson Turk Farrell -- 9,159 2:14
1962 reg season 1962-08-16 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Forbes Field Stan Williams Joe Gibbon Ron Perranoski 23,291 2:47
7 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1962 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 107 65 42 .607 0.0 518 432 86 L1 28-19 37-23 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
1962 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 106 58 48 .547 6.5 512 470 42 W1 28-23 30-26 2 2 7 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 108 57 51 .528 8.5 478 431 47 W1 26-22 31-29 3 3 8 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 105 53 52 .505 11.0 427 426 1 L3 23-27 30-25 4 4 10 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 109 52 57 .477 14.0 458 503 -45 L1 21-25 31-32 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 106 48 58 .453 16.5 444 511 -67 L1 18-24 30-34 6 6 12 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 53 24 29 .453 14.0 242 271 -29 W5 24-29 1-0 7 7 13 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 106 43 63 .406 21.5 407 456 -49 W2 23-21 20-42 8 8 15 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 55 20 35 .364 19.0 203 231 -28 L2 20-35 0-0 9 9 18 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 11.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 20 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 114 74 40 .649 0.0 597 467 130 W1 32-22 42-18 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 115 72 43 .626 2.5 626 488 138 L2 25-26 47-17 2 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1962 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 112 67 45 .598 6.0 566 511 55 W2 21-29 46-16 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 112 62 50 .554 11.0 564 479 85 L3 27-25 35-25 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 104 57 47 .548 12.0 466 442 24 L1 24-24 33-23 5 5 6 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 103 54 49 .524 14.5 463 418 45 L2 21-29 33-20 6 6 9 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 117 51 66 .436 24.5 537 611 -74 W6 21-41 30-25 7 7 14 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 113 43 70 .381 30.5 468 614 -146 W2 19-33 24-38 8 8 16 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Houston Colt 45s franchise | log 54 20 34 .370 24.0 237 261 -24 L1 20-34 1-0 9 9 17 -- dnq
1962 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 114 29 85 .254 45.0 460 693 -233 L7 14-43 15-42 10 10 19 -- dnq
20 record(s)