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Monday August 6,1962This 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 1962-08-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles4Chicago White Sox5BoxMike JoyceBilly Hoeft(none)
Detroit Tigers5Cleveland Indians6BoxGary BellPhil Regan(none)
Minnesota Twins5New York Yankees4BoxDick StigmanRollie SheldonFrank Sullivan
Kansas City Athletics1Washington Senators II0BoxEd RakowClaude Osteen(none)
Cincinnati Reds1Houston Colt 45s0BoxJohnny KlippsteinDon McMahon(none)
New York Mets1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxJohnny PodresJay HookRon Perranoski
Chicago Cubs1Milwaukee Braves4BoxBob ShawDick Ellsworth(none)
Philadelphia Phillies2San Francisco Giants9BoxBilly PierceDallas Green(none)

Standings as of 1962-08-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees965838.604--4573966126-1732-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I663828.576
225Minnesota Twins985543.5614.04864236327-2028-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium643628.563
339Baltimore Orioles995247.5257.54174021522-2230-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium632538.397
4410Chicago White Sox1005248.5208.04304082223-2129-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park623329.532
5511Cleveland Indians974849.49510.5429433-419-2229-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium653233.492
6612Kansas City Athletics522329.44213.0232268-3623-291-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1104961.445
7713Boston Red Sox964155.42717.0403488-8516-2225-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park643529.547
8815Washington Senators II974057.41218.5365408-4321-2119-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyRFK Memorial Stadium642044.313
9918Detroit Tigers471631.34017.5168199-3116-310-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1146945.605
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1057035.667--56142613531-1739-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium603228.533
222San Francisco Giants1066640.6234.557845812024-2442-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park593722.627
334Cincinnati Reds1056144.5819.05234913221-2940-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field573720.649
446St. Louis Cardinals1065947.55711.55374488925-2534-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park562531.446
557Pittsburgh Pirates965343.55212.54344072722-2331-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field654025.615
668Milwaukee Braves965145.53114.54433806320-2631-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP Birdie TebbettsJohn McHaleCounty Stadium663531.530
7714Philadelphia Phillies1074562.42126.0480565-8515-3730-25L4T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium543618.667
8816Chicago Cubs1043965.37530.5423570-14718-3121-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field582038.345
9917Houston Colt 45s542034.37024.5237261-2420-341-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1064462.415
101019New York Mets1052877.26742.0429639-21013-3815-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds551243.218