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Wednesday May 4,1966This 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.

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Games on 1966-05-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Athletics2California Angels13BoxDean ChanceFred Talbot(none)
Minnesota Twins6Chicago White Sox1BoxJim KaatJohn Buzhardt(none)
Boston Red Sox7Detroit Tigers0BoxEarl WilsonBill Monbouquette(none)
Cleveland Indians2New York Yankees1BoxSonny SiebertSteve Hamilton(none)
Baltimore Orioles2Washington Senators II3BoxDick LinesWally BunkerRon Kline
Philadelphia Phillies2Atlanta Braves1BoxChris ShortKen Johnson(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Cincinnati Reds3BoxSteve BlassJim O'TooleBob Purkey
Chicago Cubs0Houston Astros4BoxRobin RobertsDick Ellsworth(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1San Francisco Giants6BoxJoe GibbonClaude Osteen(none)
New York Mets8St. Louis Cardinals0BoxJack HamiltonRay Sadecki(none)

Standings as of 1966-05-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians14131.929--4724234-09-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1486880.459
222Baltimore Orioles15123.8001.57742357-25-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1458560.586
335Chicago White Sox16106.6254.05242107-33-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1467373.500
446California Angels17107.5884.58265175-45-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1457075.483
557Detroit Tigers19118.5794.5777256-35-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1437766.538
6612Minnesota Twins1477.5006.0444224-53-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1488266.554
7715Washington Senators II16610.3758.05470-162-44-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1436578.455
8816Boston Red Sox17512.2949.58095-152-53-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1456778.462
9919New York Yankees18414.22211.05061-111-43-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ralph HoukYankee Stadium I1416675.468
101020Kansas City Athletics16313.18811.02979-501-122-1L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium1447173.493
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Pittsburgh Pirates16115.688--636124-27-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1468165.555
224San Francisco Giants21147.6670.59067234-210-5W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1407961.564
339Houston Astros21129.5711.57762154-58-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1416081.426
448Los Angeles Dodgers21129.5711.5656143-59-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1418358.589
5510Philadelphia Phillies1697.5632.0655787-32-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1467868.534
6611Atlanta Braves20119.5502.08573126-45-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleAtlanta Stadium1427468.521
7713New York Mets1468.4294.05965-64-52-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium1476087.408
8814St. Louis Cardinals19811.4214.56769-25-73-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II1437568.524
101018Chicago Cubs17413.2357.55194-431-73-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1455590.379
9917Cincinnati Reds17413.2357.54861-133-101-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field1437271.503