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Monday April 8,1963This 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 1963-04-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles3Washington Senators II1BoxSteve BarberDon RudolphStu Miller
Pittsburgh Pirates2Cincinnati Reds5BoxJim O'TooleEarl Francis(none)

Standings as of 1963-04-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1963 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1101.000--3121-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1618576.528
224Washington Senators II101.0001.013-20-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium16156105.348
7720New York Yankees000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I16110457.646
888Kansas City Athletics000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1627389.451
6612Boston Red Sox000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Pinky HigginsFenway Park1617685.472
101016Minnesota Twins000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1619170.565
5518Detroit Tigers000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1627983.488
4419Cleveland Indians000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1627983.488
335Chicago White Sox000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park1629468.580
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1963 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds1101.000--5230-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field1618576.528
223Pittsburgh Pirates101.0001.025-30-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1617487.460
10106Milwaukee Braves000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Bobby BraganJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1628478.519
339Houston Colt 45s000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1626696.407
4410St. Louis Cardinals000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1629369.574
5511San Francisco Giants000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1628874.543
7713Philadelphia Phillies000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1628775.537
8815New York Mets000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds16251111.315
9917Los Angeles Dodgers000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1629963.611
6614Chicago Cubs000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1628280.506


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bill DaileyP27.331Purchased by Twins from Indians. 
Denny McLainP19.010Claimed on first-year waivers by Tigers from White Sox.