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Friday June 8,1962This date in baseball
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Games on 1962-06-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians15Boston Red Sox9BoxWynn HawkinsHal Kolstad(none)
Chicago White Sox1Minnesota Twins2BoxJack KralickJohn Buzhardt(none)
Baltimore Orioles0New York Yankees1BoxJim CoatesHoyt Wilhelm(none)
Detroit Tigers7Washington Senators II6BoxRon NischwitzCarl BouldinTerry Fox
Detroit Tigers0Washington Senators II1BoxDave StenhouseDon Mossi(none)
New York Mets4Chicago Cubs3BoxJay HookGlen HobbieCraig Anderson
New York Mets2Chicago Cubs3BoxCal KoonceRobert Lane MillerDon Elston
Philadelphia Phillies10Cincinnati Reds3BoxDennis BennettJohnny Klippstein(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Houston Colt 45s3BoxLarry SherryDon McMahon(none)
San Francisco Giants4St. Louis Cardinals8BoxBob GibsonJuan MarichalLindy McDaniel

Standings as of 1962-06-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees462917.630--2181764214-815-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I1166749.578
224Cleveland Indians422418.5713.02111931813-811-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1205664.467
336Minnesota Twins502822.5603.0234225914-914-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1126349.563
449Chicago White Sox492524.5105.5220216415-910-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park1136053.531
5510Detroit Tigers251213.4806.5113112112-130-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1367363.537
6611Baltimore Orioles482325.4797.0205217-129-1114-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1145460.474
7712Kansas City Athletics261214.4627.0126138-1212-141-0L3T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1366076.441
8814Boston Red Sox451926.4229.5203210-74-1115-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1155758.496
9918Washington Senators II471532.31914.5188234-467-148-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyRFK Memorial Stadium1144569.395
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Francisco Giants553817.691--33622011615-1123-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1106545.591
222Los Angeles Dodgers543717.6850.52952385718-919-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1116546.586
335Cincinnati Reds492821.5717.0242247-512-1416-7L5T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field1137043.619
447Pittsburgh Pirates472621.5538.0199198111-1115-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1146747.588
558St. Louis Cardinals502723.5408.52712145710-1217-11W4T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1125755.509
6613Milwaukee Braves452025.44413.0195198-35-1315-12W3T S R Log Off Def SP Birdie TebbettsJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1176651.564
7715Philadelphia Phillies512031.39216.0248282-347-1713-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1106149.555
8816Houston Colt 45s261016.38513.5132132010-161-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1345480.403
9917Chicago Cubs511932.37317.0226317-918-1611-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1114071.360
101019New York Mets481335.27121.5197295-987-176-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds1122785.241