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Wednesday August 15,1962This 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 1962-08-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox10Cleveland Indians2BoxDom ZanniGary BellMike Joyce
Chicago White Sox2Cleveland Indians3BoxJim PerryEarly Wynn(none)
Baltimore Orioles1Detroit Tigers3BoxHank AguirreRobin Roberts(none)
Washington Senators II4Kansas City Athletics8BoxDan PfisterDave StenhouseJohn Wyatt
New York Yankees9Minnesota Twins3BoxRalph TerryJim Kaat(none)
San Francisco Giants5Chicago Cubs7BoxBob AndersonStu Miller(none)
Milwaukee Braves3Cincinnati Reds4BoxBob PurkeyJack CurtisJim Brosnan
St. Louis Cardinals1Houston Colt 45s3BoxHal WoodeshickRay WashburnRuss Kemmerer
Philadelphia Phillies9New York Mets3BoxDennis BennettRobert Lane MillerCal McLish
Philadelphia Phillies8New York Mets7BoxChris ShortBob Moorhead(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxBob FriendDon DrysdaleDiomedes Olivo

Standings as of 1962-08-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees1066541.613--5104238728-1837-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I563125.554
227Minnesota Twins1055748.5437.55034624128-2329-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium573423.596
339Chicago White Sox1075651.5239.54674254225-2231-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park552926.527
4410Baltimore Orioles1055352.50511.5427426123-2730-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium572433.421
5511Cleveland Indians1085256.48114.0452492-4021-2531-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium542826.519
7713Kansas City Athletics532429.45314.5242271-2924-291-0W5T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1094861.440
6612Boston Red Sox1064858.45317.0444511-6718-2430-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park542826.519
8815Washington Senators II1064363.40622.0407456-4923-2120-42W2T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyRFK Memorial Stadium551738.309
9918Detroit Tigers552035.36419.5203231-2820-350-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1066541.613
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1137340.646--59046412631-2242-18L5T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium522923.558
222San Francisco Giants1147242.6321.562648214425-2547-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park513120.608
334Cincinnati Reds1116645.5956.05595104921-2945-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field513219.627
445St. Louis Cardinals1126250.55410.55644798527-2535-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park502228.440
556Pittsburgh Pirates1035746.55311.04634352824-2433-22W4T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field583622.621
668Milwaukee Braves1025448.52913.54624115121-2833-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP Birdie TebbettsJohn McHaleCounty Stadium603228.533
7714Philadelphia Phillies1175166.43624.0537611-7421-4130-25W6T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium443014.682
8816Chicago Cubs1124270.37530.5462614-15219-3323-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field501733.340
9917Houston Colt 45s542034.37023.5237261-2420-341-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1064462.415
101019New York Mets1142985.25444.5460693-23314-4315-42L7T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds461135.239