Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Monday June 8,1964This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

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.

1964 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 1964-06-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins5Detroit Tigers10BoxDave WickershamJim RolandLarry Sherry
Kansas City Athletics5Washington Senators II4BoxMoe DrabowskyJim DuckworthJohn Wyatt
Milwaukee Braves5Houston Colt 45s3BoxTony CloningerHal BrownBilly Hoeft
Cincinnati Reds1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxSandy KoufaxJim Maloney(none)

Standings as of 1964-06-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1964 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox432914.674--1921425014-815-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park1196950.580
222Baltimore Orioles483117.6460.52001633715-916-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1146648.579
336Cleveland Indians462620.5654.5209207213-1013-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1165363.457
447New York Yankees452520.5565.02031673613-1212-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP Ralph HoukYankee Stadium I1177443.632
558Minnesota Twins512823.5495.02682224614-1214-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1115160.459
6611Boston Red Sox502525.5007.5225222310-1615-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP Pinky HigginsFenway Park1124765.420
7716Detroit Tigers492128.42911.0193232-3911-149-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1136449.566
8817Washington Senators II542232.40712.5219260-4111-1511-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1084068.370
9918Kansas City Athletics491732.34715.0212279-677-1710-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1134073.354
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1964 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113San Francisco Giants493019.612--1991702914-916-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1136053.531
224Pittsburgh Pirates462719.5871.52041812313-914-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1165363.457
335Philadelphia Phillies462719.5871.51751581712-1115-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1166551.560
449Cincinnati Reds502723.5403.52112001114-1312-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field1126547.580
5510St. Louis Cardinals512625.5105.02061921411-1515-10L4T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1116744.604
6613Chicago Cubs462224.4786.5192207-1511-1111-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1165462.466
7712Milwaukee Braves462224.4786.5195198-310-1412-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bobby BraganJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1166650.569
8814Los Angeles Dodgers532528.4727.01841632114-1411-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1095554.505
9915Houston Colt 45s532330.4349.0158196-389-1314-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1094366.394
101019New York Mets521735.32714.5171230-596-2310-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissShea Stadium1103674.327


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Catfish HunterP18.061Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
Merritt RanewC26.029Traded by Cubs with Cash to Braves for Len Gabrielson.