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Monday May 7,1962This 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 1962-05-07

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Los Angeles Dodgers6Houston Colt 45s9BoxBobby TiefenauerPete Richert(none)

Standings as of 1962-05-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Kansas City Athletics752.714--4530155-21-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1556788.432
224New York Yankees19136.6842.09871278-25-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I1438360.580
337Minnesota Twins21129.571--11010647-45-6W4T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1417962.560
448Cleveland Indians1697.5630.5736855-34-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1467175.486
5511Boston Red Sox221111.5001.5958962-89-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1386573.471
6610Chicago White Sox221111.5001.59094-45-46-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park1407466.529
7713Baltimore Orioles19811.4213.07184-134-64-5L4T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1436974.483
8817Washington Senators II18414.2226.564103-392-62-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyRFK Memorial Stadium1435687.392
9919Detroit Tigers716.1434.02844-161-60-0L3T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1548470.545
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Francisco Giants26206.769--178104746-414-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1398356.597
223St. Louis Cardinals20146.7003.014479656-38-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1427072.493
335Pittsburgh Pirates23149.6094.5979439-65-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1387959.572
446Los Angeles Dodgers251510.6004.512812177-58-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1408753.621
559Cincinnati Reds241212.5007.0115136-214-78-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field1388652.623
6612Philadelphia Phillies19910.4747.592105-133-66-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1427270.507
7714Milwaukee Braves21813.3819.585101-161-87-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP Birdie TebbettsJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1417863.553
8815Houston Colt 45s1248.3339.05441134-81-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1486088.405
9916Chicago Cubs22616.27312.093157-643-83-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1405387.379
101018New York Mets20416.20013.084132-482-72-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds14036104.257


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
George AlusikOF27.085Purchased by Athletics from Tigers. 
John AndersonP29.165Traded by Cardinals with Carl Warwick to Astros for Bobby Shantz. 
Cliff Cook3B-OF25.260Traded by Reds with Bob Miller to Mets for Don Zimmer. 
Jim Marshall1B30.348Traded by Mets to Pirates for Vinegar Bend Mizell. 
Bob MillerP26.297Traded by Reds with Cliff Cook to Mets for Don Zimmer. 
Vinegar Bend MizellP31.267Traded by Pirates to Mets for Jim Marshall. 
Bobby ShantzP36.223Traded by Astros to Cardinals for John Anderson and Carl Warwick. 
Carl WarwickOF25.069Traded by Cardinals with John Anderson to Astros for Bobby Shantz. 
Don Zimmer3B-2B31.110Traded by Mets to Reds for Cliff Cook and Bob Miller.