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Tuesday May 1,1962This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1962-05-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees6Chicago White Sox1BoxBill StaffordJuan PizarroMarshall Bridges
Detroit Tigers3Kansas City Athletics2BoxJim BunningJerry Walker(none)
Baltimore Orioles3Minnesota Twins8BoxCamilo PascualChuck Estrada(none)
Boston Red Sox1Washington Senators II2BoxPete BurnsideGene Conley(none)
Chicago Cubs5Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxEd RoebuckGlen Hobbie(none)
Cincinnati Reds8New York Mets2BoxJoey JayJay Hook(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2San Francisco Giants4BoxBilly O'DellBob Veale(none)
Houston Colt 45s4St. Louis Cardinals6BoxRay WashburnDean StoneEd Bauta

Standings as of 1962-05-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
223New York Yankees14104.7141.57757207-13-3W6T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I1488662.581
114Kansas City Athletics752.714--4530155-21-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1556788.432
337Chicago White Sox1697.5630.5706374-15-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park1467670.521
448Cleveland Indians1697.5630.5736855-34-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1467175.486
559Baltimore Orioles1477.5001.5504913-24-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1487078.473
6610Minnesota Twins1688.5001.57685-97-41-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1468363.568
7712Boston Red Sox17710.4123.06169-81-86-2L5T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1436974.483
8816Detroit Tigers413.2502.51723-61-30-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1578473.535
9918Washington Senators II14311.2145.55079-291-42-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyRFK Memorial Stadium1475790.388
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals14113.786--12062585-06-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1487375.493
222San Francisco Giants21165.7621.514177644-312-2W7T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1448757.604
335Pittsburgh Pirates19136.6840.58569169-44-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1428062.563
446Los Angeles Dodgers22148.6361.011311216-48-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1438855.615
5511Cincinnati Reds20911.4505.099120-214-75-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field1428953.627
6613Philadelphia Phillies1569.4005.57084-143-63-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1467571.514
7714Milwaukee Braves16610.3756.06369-61-75-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP Birdie TebbettsJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1468066.548
8815Houston Colt 45s624.3335.03019112-41-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1546292.403
9917Chicago Cubs18414.2229.069130-612-82-7L7T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1445589.382
101019New York Mets17314.1769.571119-481-52-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds14337106.259


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jackie BrownP18.336Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies. 
Joe GinsbergC35.202Released by Mets. 
Clem LabineP35.268Released by Mets.