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Friday, August 16,1974

Friday, August 16,1974

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 Kansas City Royals 0 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Ross Grimsley Bruce Dal Canton -- 18,896 2:25
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 Minnesota Twins 2 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Diego Segui Bill Campbell -- 33,218 2:57
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 Milwaukee Brewers 3 California Angels 7 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Nolan Ryan Clyde Wright Ken Sanders 15,397 2:24
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 Texas Rangers 7 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Jim Bibby Dick Bosman -- 42,171 2:30
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 Chicago White Sox 8 New York Yankees 9 box | pbp Shea Stadium Sparky Lyle Terry Forster -- 0 4:19
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 Chicago White Sox 4 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Shea Stadium Stan Bahnsen Dick Tidrow -- 22,245 2:40
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 Detroit Tigers 5 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Mickey Lolich Catfish Hunter -- 6,813 2:26
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 Philadelphia Phillies 6 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Pete Richert Phil Niekro -- 12,686 2:30
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 San Diego Padres 1 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Tom Dettore Dave Freisleben Jim Todd 9,075 2:37
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 New York Mets 2 Cincinnati Reds 1 box | pbp Cinergy Field Tug McGraw Will McEnaney -- 36,480 3:25
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 Houston Astros 8 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Parc Jarry Tom Griffin Steve Rogers Mike Cosgrove 18,129 2:23
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dock Ellis Don Sutton -- 32,347 2:06
1974 reg season 1974-08-16 San Francisco Giants 1 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bob Gibson John D'Acquisto -- 28,723 2:00
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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)
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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
1974 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 118 65 53 .551 0.0 537 497 40 W1 29-31 36-22 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1974 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 115 60 55 .522 3.5 483 485 -2 L1 27-27 32-29 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1974 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 118 60 58 .508 5.0 481 488 -7 W2 29-31 31-27 3 5 11 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1974 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 118 58 60 .492 7.0 464 476 -12 L1 27-35 31-25 4 8 15 -- dnq
1974 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 119 56 63 .471 9.5 441 539 -98 W1 28-34 28-29 5 11 19 -- dnq
1974 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 119 56 63 .471 9.5 506 493 13 L1 26-34 30-29 6 10 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
1974 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 120 69 51 .575 0.0 546 433 113 L2 31-28 38-23 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1974 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 117 62 55 .530 5.5 521 463 58 L1 28-30 34-25 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1974 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 121 61 60 .504 8.5 548 564 -16 W1 26-36 34-25 3 6 13 -- dnq
1974 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 121 60 61 .496 9.5 546 574 -28 W1 28-32 32-29 4 7 14 -- dnq
1974 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 121 59 62 .488 10.5 503 529 -26 L2 25-34 33-29 5 9 16 -- dnq
1974 AL West California Angels franchise | log 121 48 73 .397 21.5 492 527 -35 W2 24-34 24-39 6 12 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
1974 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 120 63 57 .525 0.0 496 468 28 W2 29-26 34-31 1 4 7 Yes dnq
1974 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 119 61 58 .513 1.5 507 503 4 W1 23-32 38-26 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1974 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 119 60 59 .504 2.5 526 484 42 W1 23-35 37-24 3 7 12 -- Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1974 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 116 55 61 .474 6.0 470 484 -14 L3 31-35 24-26 4 8 17 -- dnq
1974 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 115 52 63 .452 8.5 409 471 -62 W4 26-30 26-33 5 9 20 -- dnq
1974 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 116 49 67 .422 12.0 456 582 -126 W3 22-34 27-33 6 11 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
1974 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 119 75 44 .630 0.0 581 402 179 L4 37-26 38-18 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1974 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 120 71 49 .592 4.5 553 446 107 L1 37-23 34-26 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1974 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 118 63 55 .534 11.5 473 412 61 L1 32-28 31-27 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1974 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 118 60 58 .508 14.5 501 459 42 W1 25-32 35-26 4 6 10 -- dnq
1974 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 120 54 66 .450 21.5 475 530 -55 L1 27-36 27-30 5 10 21 -- dnq
1974 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 120 47 73 .392 28.5 417 623 -206 L2 19-42 28-31 6 12 24 -- dnq
24 record(s)