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Tuesday May 3,1966This 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.

1966 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

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Games on 1966-05-03

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Athletics2California Angels6BoxMarcelino LopezCatfish HunterBob Lee
Minnesota Twins4Chicago White Sox2BoxCamilo PascualJoe Horlen(none)
Boston Red Sox0Detroit Tigers8BoxMickey LolichJose Santiago(none)
Cleveland Indians1New York Yankees0BoxLuis TiantAl Downing(none)
Baltimore Orioles0Washington Senators II3BoxPhil OrtegaJim PalmerCasey Cox
Philadelphia Phillies8Atlanta Braves9BoxPhil NiekroRay Herbert(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Cincinnati Reds4BoxRoy FaceSammy Ellis(none)
Chicago Cubs2Houston Astros10BoxDave GiustiBill Hands(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1San Francisco Giants8BoxJuan MarichalDon Drysdale(none)
New York Mets2St. Louis Cardinals5BoxAl JacksonTug McGraw(none)

Standings as of 1966-05-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians13121.923--4523223-09-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1496980.463
222Baltimore Orioles14122.8570.57539367-15-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1468561.582
334Chicago White Sox15105.6673.05136157-33-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1477374.497
446Detroit Tigers18117.6113.57765126-35-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1447767.535
559California Angels1697.5634.5696365-44-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1467175.486
6612Minnesota Twins1367.4626.03841-33-53-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1498366.557
7715Washington Senators II15510.3338.05168-172-43-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1446678.458
8818Boston Red Sox16412.2509.57395-221-53-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1466878.466
9919New York Yankees17413.23510.04959-101-43-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ralph HoukYankee Stadium I1426676.465
101020Kansas City Athletics15312.20010.02766-391-112-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium1457174.490
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Pittsburgh Pirates15105.667--595813-27-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1478265.558
225San Francisco Giants20137.6500.58466184-29-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1418061.567
337Los Angeles Dodgers20128.6000.5645593-49-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1428359.585
448Atlanta Braves19118.5791.08471136-45-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleAtlanta Stadium1437469.517
5510Houston Astros20119.5501.57362114-57-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1426181.430
6611Philadelphia Phillies1587.5332.0635676-32-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1477968.537
7713St. Louis Cardinals18810.4443.5676165-73-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II1447569.521
8814New York Mets1358.3854.05165-143-52-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium1486187.412
101017Chicago Cubs16412.2506.55190-391-63-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1465591.377
9916Cincinnati Reds16412.2506.54557-123-101-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field1447272.500

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Al ClosterP22.323Purchased by Yankees from Senators.