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Games on 1966-05-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins4Cleveland Indians5BoxBob AllenJohnny Klippstein(none)
California Angels3Detroit Tigers2BoxMarcelino LopezBill MonbouquetteBob Lee
Baltimore Orioles4Kansas City Athletics2BoxWally BunkerRollie SheldonStu Miller
Chicago White Sox1New York Yankees4BoxMel StottlemyreJoe Horlen(none)
Boston Red Sox4Washington Senators II5BoxRon KlineKen Sanders(none)
Atlanta Braves5Chicago Cubs3BoxWade BlasingameErnie BroglioBilly O'Dell
Pittsburgh Pirates6Houston Astros0BoxBob VealeBarry LatmanPete Mikkelsen
New York Mets0Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxClaude OsteenJack Hamilton(none)
Philadelphia Phillies9San Francisco Giants2BoxLarry JacksonRay Sadecki(none)
Cincinnati Reds6St. Louis Cardinals5BoxJim MaloneyArt MahaffeyBilly McCool

Standings as of 1966-05-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians362610.722--128973112-514-5W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1265571.437
223Baltimore Orioles372215.5954.51621174511-611-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1237548.610
335Detroit Tigers372116.5685.5147160-1312-59-11L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1256758.536
449California Angels382018.5267.016116018-1012-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1246064.484
5511Minnesota Twins351718.4868.5125129-45-1212-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1277255.567
6613New York Yankees371720.4599.512111748-89-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I1225369.434
7714Washington Senators II381721.44710.0136153-178-129-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1215467.446
8815Chicago White Sox361620.44410.0115120-510-106-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1266759.532
9918Boston Red Sox381523.39512.017517327-158-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1245767.460
101019Kansas City Athletics361323.36113.093137-443-1710-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium1246163.492
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants422715.643--1821483412-615-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1196653.555
224Los Angeles Dodgers412417.5852.5141120218-1016-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1217150.587
336Houston Astros412318.5613.5142143-19-814-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1214972.405
447Pittsburgh Pirates341816.5295.0121129-810-88-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1287454.578
558Cincinnati Reds361917.5285.01481252311-118-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field1245767.460
6610Philadelphia Phillies371918.5145.51461212511-88-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1256857.544
7712Atlanta Braves381820.4747.0155155010-118-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleAtlanta Stadium1246757.540
8816St. Louis Cardinals371621.4328.5134139-58-118-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II1256758.536
9917New York Mets321319.4069.0124133-96-107-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium1295376.411
101020Chicago Cubs34925.26514.092172-805-134-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1285078.391


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Danny Cater1B-OF26.092Traded by White Sox to Athletics for Wayne Causey. 
Wayne CauseySS-2B29.152Traded by Athletics to White Sox for Danny Cater. 
Dick EganP29.064Traded by Angels with John Butler to Dodgers for Howie Reed. 
Howie ReedP29.157Traded by Dodgers to Angels for John Butler and Dick Egan.