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Thursday August 16,1962This 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 1962-08-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox11Cleveland Indians6BoxEddie FisherMudcat GrantDean Stone
Washington Senators II2Kansas City Athletics4BoxEd RakowClaude Osteen(none)
New York Yankees8Minnesota Twins9BoxFrank SullivanMarshall Bridges(none)
San Francisco Giants0Chicago Cubs6BoxDon CardwellBilly Pierce(none)
Milwaukee Braves1Cincinnati Reds7BoxJim MaloneyLew Burdette(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Houston Colt 45s1BoxLarry JacksonTurk Farrell(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers7Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxStan WilliamsJoe GibbonRon Perranoski

Standings as of 1962-08-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees1076542.607--5184328628-1937-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I553124.564
227Minnesota Twins1065848.5476.55124704228-2330-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium563323.589
338Chicago White Sox1085751.5288.54784314726-2231-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park542826.519
4410Baltimore Orioles1055352.50511.0427426123-2730-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium572433.421
5511Cleveland Indians1095257.47714.0458503-4521-2531-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium532825.528
7713Kansas City Athletics532429.45314.0242271-2924-291-0W5T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1094861.440
6612Boston Red Sox1064858.45316.5444511-6718-2430-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park542826.519
8815Washington Senators II1064363.40621.5407456-4923-2120-42W2T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyRFK Memorial Stadium551738.309
9918Detroit Tigers552035.36419.0203231-2820-350-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1066541.613
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1147440.649--59746713032-2242-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium512823.549
222San Francisco Giants1157243.6262.562648813825-2647-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park503119.620
334Cincinnati Reds1126745.5986.05665115521-2946-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field503119.620
445St. Louis Cardinals1126250.55411.05644798527-2535-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park502228.440
556Pittsburgh Pirates1045747.54812.04664422424-2433-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field573621.632
669Milwaukee Braves1035449.52414.54634184521-2933-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP Birdie TebbettsJohn McHaleCounty Stadium593227.542
7714Philadelphia Phillies1175166.43624.5537611-7421-4130-25W6T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium443014.682
8816Chicago Cubs1134370.38130.5468614-14619-3324-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field491633.327
9917Houston Colt 45s542034.37024.0237261-2420-341-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1064462.415
101019New York Mets1142985.25445.0460693-23314-4315-42L7T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds461135.239