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Friday, May 2,1975

Friday, May 2,1975

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 Oakland Athletics 4 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Rollie Fingers Terry Forster Paul Lindblad 12,113 3:29
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 Baltimore Orioles 3 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dennis Eckersley Dave Johnson Tom Buskey 11,167 2:30
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 New York Yankees 2 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Bill Champion Doc Medich -- 14,838 2:02
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 Kansas City Royals 1 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Dave Goltz Steve Busby Tom Burgmeier 2,946 2:37
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 California Angels 3 Texas Rangers 4 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Steve Hargan Bill Singer -- 10,513 2:28
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 Atlanta Braves 6 Cincinnati Reds 5 box | pbp Cinergy Field Gary Gentry Clay Kirby Tom House 21,061 2:21
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 San Diego Padres 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Don Sutton Dan Spillner -- 53,701 2:46
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 Montreal Expos 0 New York Mets 3 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jerry Koosman Dave McNally -- 13,088 2:07
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 Philadelphia Phillies 9 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Wayne Twitchell Bruce Kison Tug McGraw 20,257 2:49
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 Houston Astros 4 San Francisco Giants 5 box | pbp Candlestick Park Randy Moffitt Jim York -- 4,110 2:34
1975 reg season 1975-05-02 Chicago Cubs 1 St. Louis Cardinals 5 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bob Forsch Rick Reuschel -- 23,017 2:21
11 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
1975 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 18 11 7 .611 0.0 85 63 22 W3 5-5 6-2 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1975 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 17 10 7 .588 0.5 61 84 -23 L2 5-3 5-4 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1975 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 2.5 106 76 30 L1 4-4 6-7 3 7 15 -- dnq
1975 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 2.5 73 90 -17 W1 4-4 4-5 4 9 18 -- Lost World Series (Reds)
1975 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 2.5 57 64 -7 W1 5-7 3-2 5 8 17 -- dnq
1975 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 18 7 11 .389 4.0 69 74 -5 L5 3-5 4-6 6 11 21 -- 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
1975 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 21 13 8 .619 0.0 84 66 18 W1 5-5 8-3 1 1 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Red Sox)
1975 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 20 11 9 .550 1.5 90 80 10 W6 6-2 5-7 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1975 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 22 12 10 .545 1.5 97 99 -2 L1 4-5 8-5 3 6 8 -- dnq
1975 AL West California Angels franchise | log 22 12 10 .545 1.5 108 97 11 L2 5-3 7-7 4 5 9 Yes dnq
1975 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 17 7 10 .412 4.0 70 73 -3 W1 5-7 2-3 5 10 20 -- dnq
1975 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 22 7 15 .318 6.5 88 122 -34 L5 6-9 1-6 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
1975 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 19 13 6 .684 0.0 99 80 19 L1 4-3 9-3 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1975 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 2.5 89 68 21 W1 4-6 6-2 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1975 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 17 9 8 .529 3.0 64 58 6 L1 3-4 6-4 3 4 10 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1975 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 19 9 10 .474 4.0 71 78 -7 W3 4-6 5-4 4 9 16 -- dnq
1975 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 4.5 67 86 -19 W1 3-6 5-4 5 10 19 -- dnq
1975 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 17 5 12 .294 7.0 48 68 -20 L5 3-8 2-4 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
1975 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 24 16 8 .667 0.0 118 81 37 W8 7-6 9-2 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1975 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 25 13 12 .520 3.5 87 112 -25 W1 7-8 6-4 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1975 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 24 12 12 .500 4.0 119 96 23 L1 5-9 7-3 3 6 12 -- Won World Series (Red Sox)
1975 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 22 11 11 .500 4.0 77 79 -2 W1 6-3 5-8 4 7 13 -- dnq
1975 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 23 11 12 .478 4.5 75 93 -18 L2 6-3 5-9 5 8 14 -- dnq
1975 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 26 9 17 .346 8.0 99 114 -15 L1 4-8 5-9 6 11 22 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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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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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Geoff Zahn Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from Los Angeles Dodgers with Eddie Solomon to Chicago Cubs for Burt Hooton
Eddie Solomon Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from Los Angeles Dodgers with Geoff Zahn to Chicago Cubs for Burt Hooton
Burt Hooton Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Traded from Chicago Cubs to Los Angeles Dodgers for Geoff Zahn and Eddie Solomon
Mike Thompson Atlanta Braves Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)