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Tuesday, August 9,1966

Tuesday, August 9,1966

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1966 reg season 1966-08-09 Cleveland Indians 5 Boston Red Sox 0 box | pbp Fenway Park Steve Hargan Dennis Bennett -- 11,174 2:13
1966 reg season 1966-08-09 Minnesota Twins 0 California Angels 2 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Marcelino Lopez Jim Merritt -- 17,414 1:57
1966 reg season 1966-08-09 Chicago White Sox 2 Kansas City Athletics 1 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Bruce Howard Gil Blanco Bob Locker 7,285 2:35
1966 reg season 1966-08-09 Baltimore Orioles 1 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Fritz Peterson Jim Palmer -- 21,109 2:15
1966 reg season 1966-08-09 Detroit Tigers 8 Washington Senators II 3 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Earl Wilson Frank Kreutzer Larry Sherry 4,060 2:33
1966 reg season 1966-08-09 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Denny Lemaster Sandy Koufax -- 52,270 2:19
1966 reg season 1966-08-09 Houston Astros 8 Chicago Cubs 5 box | pbp Wrigley Field Carroll Sembera Cal Koonce -- 8,170 2:23
1966 reg season 1966-08-09 San Francisco Giants 2 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Crosley Field Sammy Ellis Bobby Bolin -- 16,631 2:48
1966 reg season 1966-08-09 New York Mets 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 box | pbp Forbes Field Woodie Fryman Dennis Ribant Pete Mikkelsen 12,847 2:05
1966 reg season 1966-08-09 Philadelphia Phillies 2 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Larry Jaster Jim Bunning Nelson Briles 26,191 2:30
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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
1966 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 111 71 40 .640 0.0 547 394 153 L2 34-22 37-18 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1966 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 111 61 50 .550 10.0 481 477 4 W2 35-20 26-30 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1966 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 112 60 52 .536 11.5 433 414 19 W1 29-27 31-25 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1966 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 111 58 53 .523 13.0 425 454 -29 W1 26-25 32-28 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1966 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 113 57 56 .504 15.0 431 417 14 L3 27-30 30-26 5 5 12 Yes dnq
1966 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 112 56 56 .500 15.5 403 339 64 W5 27-32 29-24 6 6 13 -- dnq
1966 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 113 52 61 .460 20.0 435 437 -2 W1 27-30 24-32 7 7 14 -- dnq
1966 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 112 50 62 .446 21.5 397 479 -82 L1 18-35 32-27 8 8 16 -- dnq
1966 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 117 51 66 .436 23.0 433 499 -66 L2 23-37 28-29 9 9 18 -- dnq
1966 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 116 48 68 .414 25.5 486 561 -75 L1 21-39 27-29 10 10 19 -- dnq
1966 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 115 66 49 .574 0.0 489 467 22 L1 34-28 32-21 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1966 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 110 63 47 .573 0.5 413 340 73 L2 30-29 33-18 2 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1966 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 100 57 43 .570 1.5 462 381 81 W1 25-23 32-20 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1966 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 112 60 52 .536 4.5 488 424 64 L2 27-27 33-25 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1966 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 111 58 53 .523 6.0 410 401 9 W1 31-27 27-26 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1966 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 113 58 55 .513 7.0 488 471 17 W1 24-33 34-22 6 6 10 -- dnq
1966 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 101 51 50 .505 8.0 488 440 48 W3 25-26 25-25 7 7 11 -- dnq
1966 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 112 50 62 .446 14.5 429 495 -66 W1 18-35 32-27 8 8 15 -- dnq
1966 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 111 49 62 .441 15.0 414 514 -100 L1 25-26 24-36 9 9 17 -- dnq
1966 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 105 33 72 .314 28.0 419 567 -148 L2 15-37 18-35 10 10 20 -- dnq
20 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Ramon Lopez California Angels Hist Sold by Monterrey (Mexican) to California Angels
1 record(s)