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Tuesday, August 12,1969

Tuesday, August 12,1969

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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 1969-08-12 Oakland Athletics 3 Baltimore Orioles 4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Pete Richert Paul Lindblad -- 19,106 2:27
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 Boston Red Sox 5 Chicago White Sox 10 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Dan Osinski Sonny Siebert Wilbur Wood 6,453 2:52
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 Seattle Pilots 5 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Paul Fred Talbot Stan Williams 8,190 2:14
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 California Angels 1 Detroit Tigers 7 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mike Kilkenny Andy Messersmith -- 15,598 2:26
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 Minnesota Twins 3 New York Yankees 10 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Steve Hamilton Jim Kaat Lindy McDaniel 17,016 2:42
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 Kansas City Royals 6 Washington Senators II 3 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Wally Bunker Joe Coleman Moe Drabowsky 15,768 2:38
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 New York Mets 7 Houston Astros 8 box | pbp Astrodome Don Wilson Jerry Koosman Fred Gladding 22,283 2:38
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Bill Singer Joe Hoerner -- 26,650 2:08
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 Cincinnati Reds 3 Montreal Expos 8 box | pbp Parc Jarry Steve Renko Tony Cloninger -- 0 2:27
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 Cincinnati Reds 2 Montreal Expos 5 box | pbp Parc Jarry Bill Stoneman Gerry Arrigo Roy Face 26,210 2:32
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 Chicago Cubs 4 San Diego Padres 0 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Fergie Jenkins Al Santorini -- 9,794 2:11
1969 reg season 1969-08-12 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 San Francisco Giants 6 box | pbp Candlestick Park Gaylord Perry Luke Walker -- 5,496 2:26
12 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
1969 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 115 80 35 .696 0.0 572 363 209 W1 35-19 45-16 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Mets)
1969 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 114 65 49 .570 14.5 501 417 84 W1 30-25 35-24 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1969 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 115 61 54 .530 19.0 542 537 5 L1 31-29 30-25 3 5 13 Yes dnq
1969 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 118 60 58 .508 21.5 494 486 8 L1 31-32 29-26 4 6 15 -- dnq
1969 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 116 58 58 .500 22.5 428 433 -5 W4 25-33 33-25 5 7 16 -- dnq
1969 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 118 49 69 .415 32.5 437 536 -99 W1 21-32 28-37 6 9 18 -- 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 Minnesota Twins franchise | log 115 68 47 .591 0.0 559 448 111 L5 28-31 40-16 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1969 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 113 66 47 .584 1.0 521 429 92 L1 30-26 36-21 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1969 AL West Seattle Pilots franchise | log 113 47 66 .416 20.0 474 581 -107 L1 23-36 24-30 3 8 17 -- dnq
1969 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 115 47 68 .409 21.0 409 500 -91 W1 22-37 24-32 4 10 19 -- dnq
1969 AL West California Angels franchise | log 111 44 67 .396 22.0 346 455 -109 L1 17-37 27-30 5 11 20 -- dnq
1969 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 115 44 71 .383 24.0 451 549 -98 W1 19-40 25-31 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 East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 117 74 43 .632 0.0 552 405 147 W1 33-26 40-18 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1969 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 112 62 50 .554 9.5 443 417 26 L2 32-25 30-25 2 3 7 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1969 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 116 64 52 .552 9.5 436 391 45 L1 32-26 32-26 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1969 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 113 58 55 .513 14.0 497 488 9 L1 25-31 33-24 4 9 14 -- dnq
1969 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 112 44 68 .393 27.5 460 536 -76 L4 24-29 20-39 5 10 21 -- dnq
1969 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 116 37 79 .319 36.5 429 564 -135 W2 20-40 17-39 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 West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 111 62 49 .559 0.0 592 556 36 L2 28-28 34-21 1 2 6 Yes dnq
1969 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 117 64 53 .547 1.0 507 489 18 L2 27-32 37-21 2 5 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1969 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 114 62 52 .544 1.5 476 391 85 W1 28-29 34-23 3 6 11 -- dnq
1969 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 114 62 52 .544 1.5 506 471 35 W1 28-32 34-20 4 7 10 -- dnq
1969 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 115 62 53 .539 2.0 515 491 24 W5 20-33 42-20 5 8 12 -- dnq
1969 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 115 35 80 .304 29.0 322 536 -214 L5 19-39 16-41 6 12 24 -- dnq
24 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)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Bill Sorrell Kansas City Royals Hist Sold by New York Mets to Kansas City Royals
Jack Hiatt San Francisco Giants Hist Activated from Disabled List
Don Secrist Chicago White Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)