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Wednesday, May 21,1969

Wednesday, May 21,1969

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 Minnesota Twins 3 Baltimore Orioles 4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Tom Phoebus Dave Boswell Pete Richert 8,076 2:51
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 California Angels 2 Boston Red Sox 5 box | pbp Fenway Park Jim Lonborg Jim McGlothlin Sparky Lyle 0 2:31
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 California Angels 3 Boston Red Sox 8 box | pbp Fenway Park Sonny Siebert Rudy May Vicente Romo 25,439 2:41
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 Kansas City Royals 4 Cleveland Indians 0 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Roger Nelson Mike Paul -- 3,817 2:10
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 Oakland Athletics 5 New York Yankees 6 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Steve Hamilton Rollie Fingers -- 10,463 3:30
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 Seattle Pilots 6 Washington Senators II 2 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Gene Brabender Joe Coleman Diego Segui 6,083 2:40
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 New York Mets 5 Atlanta Braves 0 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Tom Seaver Phil Niekro -- 14,669 2:33
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 Philadelphia Phillies 5 Cincinnati Reds 6 box | pbp Crosley Field Clay Carroll Jerry Johnson -- 4,811 2:20
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 Montreal Expos 2 Houston Astros 3 box | pbp Astrodome Denny Lemaster Bill Stoneman Fred Gladding 11,649 2:34
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 Chicago Cubs 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Claude Osteen Bill Hands -- 16,688 2:04
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 Pittsburgh Pirates 11 San Diego Padres 1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Moose Tommie Sisk -- 34,334 2:27
1969 reg season 1969-05-21 St. Louis Cardinals 3 San Francisco Giants 4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Gaylord Perry Gary Waslewski -- 4,419 2:25
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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
1969 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 41 28 13 .683 0.0 204 123 81 W1 15-5 13-8 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Mets)
1969 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 36 23 13 .639 2.5 187 152 35 W2 13-6 10-7 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1969 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 34 18 16 .529 6.5 137 120 17 W4 8-7 10-9 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1969 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 41 20 21 .488 8.0 161 170 -9 L1 10-15 10-6 4 6 12 -- dnq
1969 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 40 19 21 .475 8.5 147 161 -14 W7 9-12 10-9 5 8 14 -- dnq
1969 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 32 8 24 .250 15.5 90 176 -86 L1 4-10 4-14 6 12 24 -- dnq
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
1969 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 35 21 14 .600 0.0 166 123 43 L3 8-8 13-6 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1969 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 34 20 14 .588 0.5 160 123 37 L1 8-8 12-6 2 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1969 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 4.0 120 117 3 L3 8-9 7-7 3 7 13 -- dnq
1969 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 37 17 20 .459 5.0 125 141 -16 W1 9-10 8-10 4 9 16 -- dnq
1969 AL West Seattle Pilots franchise | log 36 16 20 .444 5.5 168 197 -29 W1 7-12 9-8 5 10 18 -- dnq
1969 AL West California Angels franchise | log 35 11 24 .314 10.0 96 158 -62 L6 3-12 8-12 6 11 23 -- dnq
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
1969 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 39 25 14 .641 0.0 192 117 75 L1 11-8 14-6 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1969 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 37 19 18 .514 5.0 152 160 -8 W2 8-8 11-10 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1969 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 36 18 18 .500 5.5 152 135 17 W3 10-6 8-12 3 6 11 -- Won World Series (Orioles)
1969 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 37 17 20 .459 7.0 120 126 -6 L1 12-6 5-14 4 8 17 -- dnq
1969 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 35 15 20 .429 8.0 134 153 -19 L2 6-7 9-13 5 9 19 -- dnq
1969 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 34 11 23 .324 11.5 125 164 -39 L6 6-10 5-13 6 12 22 -- dnq
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
1969 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 35 24 11 .686 0.0 159 139 20 L1 11-7 13-4 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1969 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 36 22 14 .611 2.5 162 125 37 W1 9-10 13-4 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1969 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 37 21 16 .568 4.0 158 135 23 W1 9-13 12-3 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1969 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 36 17 19 .472 7.5 187 167 20 W2 9-12 8-7 4 7 15 -- dnq
1969 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 41 17 24 .415 10.0 147 194 -47 W4 6-16 11-8 5 10 20 -- dnq
1969 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 41 16 25 .390 11.0 123 196 -73 L4 8-14 8-11 6 11 21 -- dnq
24 record(s)