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Wednesday, August 8,1962

Wednesday, August 8,1962

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Cleveland Indians  0  Boston Red Sox  6  box | pbp Fenway Park Gene Conley Dick Donovan -- 13,489 2:36
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Los Angeles Angels  5  Chicago White Sox  1  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Ted Bowsfield Juan Pizarro Jack Spring 0 2:12
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Los Angeles Angels  7  Chicago White Sox  5  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Don Lee Frank Baumann Ryne Duren 30,947 3:23
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Minnesota Twins  3  Kansas City Athletics  4  box | pbp Municipal Stadium Ed Rakow Bill Pleis -- 9,907 2:47
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Baltimore Orioles  2  New York Yankees  3  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Marshall Bridges Milt Pappas -- 0 2:06
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Baltimore Orioles  4  New York Yankees  3  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jack Fisher Jim Bouton Billy Hoeft 29,137 2:16
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Detroit Tigers  6  Washington Senators II  5  box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Ron Kline Dave Stenhouse Terry Fox 0 2:57
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Detroit Tigers  10  Washington Senators II  3  box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Phil Regan Pete Burnside -- 11,196 2:21
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Cincinnati Reds  4  Houston Colt 45s  0  box | pbp Colt Stadium Joe Nuxhall Bob Bruce Jim Brosnan 7,350 2:29
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Philadelphia Phillies  1  Los Angeles Dodgers  3  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Stan Williams Jack Hamilton -- 34,729 2:40
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 Chicago Cubs  12  Milwaukee Braves  4  box | pbp County Stadium Glen Hobbie Bob Hendley -- 1,336 2:51
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 St. Louis Cardinals  2  Pittsburgh Pirates  0  box | pbp Forbes Field Bob Gibson Al McBean -- 11,267 1:57
1962 reg season Aug 8,1962 New York Mets  5  San Francisco Giants  2  box | pbp Candlestick Park Roger Craig Bobby Bolin -- 11,411 2:44
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1962 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 99 60 39 .606 0.0 477 403 74 L1 26-17 34-22 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
1962 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 99 55 44 .556 5.0 487 437 50 L1 27-21 28-24 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 102 53 49 .520 8.5 423 412 11 W1 23-24 30-25 3 3 9 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 103 53 50 .515 9.0 440 420 20 L2 23-21 30-29 4 4 10 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 99 49 50 .495 11.0 433 441 -8 L1 19-23 30-27 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 53 24 29 .453 13.0 242 271 -29 W5 24-29 1-0 6 6 12 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 98 42 56 .429 17.5 410 491 -81 W1 16-22 26-34 7 7 13 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 100 40 60 .400 20.5 376 434 -58 L5 21-21 19-39 8 8 15 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 50 18 32 .360 17.5 186 211 -25 W2 18-32 0-0 9 9 18 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 10.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 20 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 107 72 35 .673 0.0 571 432 139 W3 31-17 41-18 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 108 67 41 .620 5.5 584 465 119 L1 24-24 43-17 2 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1962 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 105 61 44 .581 10.0 523 491 32 W1 21-29 40-15 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 108 61 47 .565 11.5 544 448 96 W3 27-25 34-22 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 98 53 45 .541 14.5 434 414 20 L4 22-23 31-22 5 5 7 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 98 52 46 .531 15.5 451 393 58 L1 20-26 32-20 6 6 8 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 109 45 64 .413 28.0 483 572 -89 L6 15-39 30-25 7 7 14 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 106 40 66 .377 31.5 436 578 -142 W1 19-32 21-35 8 8 16 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Houston Colt 45s franchise | log 54 20 34 .370 25.5 237 261 -24 L1 20-34 1-0 9 9 17 -- dnq
1962 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 107 29 78 .271 43.0 439 648 -209 W1 14-39 15-39 10 10 19 -- dnq
20 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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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)
  • 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 team name statusshort Transaction Description
Granny Hamner -- Hist Announced retirement
1 record(s)