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MLB Games on Thursday May 5, 1966

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City AthleticsAL0California AngelsAL1Box | PBP98,593Anaheim StadiumNight2:25Fred NewmanRollie SheldonBob Lee---
Cleveland IndiansAL4New York YankeesAL0Box | PBP912,730Yankee Stadium IDay2:40John O'DonoghueBob FriendBob Allen---
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP911,236Atlanta StadiumNight2:54Chi-Chi OlivoGary WagnerBilly O'DellTaylor, Thomas, Torre
Pittsburgh PiratesNL6Cincinnati RedsNL10Box | PBP93,735Crosley FieldNight2:36Joey JayAl McBeanBilly McCoolClemente, Gonder, Pagliaroni, Pavletich, Rose
Chicago CubsNL3Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP1311,494AstrodomeNight3:29Frank CarpinTed Abernathy---Boccabella, Gentile
Los Angeles DodgersNL8San Francisco GiantsNL9Box | PBP1026,326Candlestick ParkDay3:30Bob PriddyRon Perranoski---Fairly, Johnson, Parker
6 record(s)
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, May 05, 1966

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Cleveland Indians15141.933-5124275-09-11476780.456
AL -222Baltimore Orioles15123.8002.07742357-25-11458560.586
AL -335Chicago White Sox16106.6254.55242107-33-31467373.500
AL -446California Angels18117.6114.58365185-46-31446975.479
AL -558Detroit Tigers19118.5795.0777256-35-51437766.538
AL -6612Minnesota Twins1477.5006.5444224-53-21488266.554
AL -7715Washington Senators II16610.3758.55470-162-44-61436578.455
AL -8816Boston Red Sox17512.29410.08095-152-53-71456778.462
AL -9919New York Yankees19415.21112.05065-151-43-111406674.471
AL -101020Kansas City Athletics17314.17612.02980-511-132-11437172.497
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113San Francisco Giants22157.682-9975244-211-51397861.561
NL -224Pittsburgh Pirates17116.6471.56971-24-37-31458164.559
NL -337Houston Astros22139.5912.08165164-59-41405981.421
NL -449Atlanta Braves21129.5712.58976136-46-51417368.518
NL -5510Los Angeles Dodgers221210.5453.0737033-69-41408357.593
NL -6611Philadelphia Phillies1798.5293.5686177-42-41457867.538
NL -7713New York Mets1468.4295.05965-64-52-31476087.408
NL -8814St. Louis Cardinals19811.4215.56769-25-73-41437568.524
NL -9917Cincinnati Reds18513.2788.05867-93-102-31427171.500
NL -101018Chicago Cubs18414.2229.05498-441-83-61445589.382
20 record(s)
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season