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Thursday June 16,1966This 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 1966-06-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers16Boston Red Sox4BoxDenny McLainRollie Sheldon(none)
Kansas City Athletics4Chicago White Sox6BoxBruce HowardPaul LindbladBob Locker
Kansas City Athletics2Chicago White Sox5BoxJuan PizarroRalph TerryBob Locker
California Angels7Minnesota Twins2BoxGeorge BrunetMudcat Grant(none)
Cleveland Indians6New York Yankees7BoxFred TalbotSam McDowellHal Reniff
Baltimore Orioles1Washington Senators II2BoxPete RichertFrank BertainaRon Kline
New York Mets1Atlanta Braves17BoxTony CloningerRob Gardner(none)
Philadelphia Phillies12Cincinnati Reds5BoxChris ShortSammy Ellis(none)
Chicago Cubs5Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxCal KoonceDon DrysdaleBilly Hoeft
Houston Astros1San Francisco Giants2BoxJuan MarichalBob Bruce(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxSteve BlassNelson BrilesRoy Face

Standings as of 1966-06-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles603921.650--3002099117-1022-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1005842.580
222Cleveland Indians563620.6431.02132001316-1120-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1064561.425
334Detroit Tigers583622.6212.02642422220-716-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1045252.500
449California Angels613229.5257.5249242714-1218-17W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1014853.475
5511Minnesota Twins582830.48310.0224234-1012-1416-16L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1046143.587
6612Chicago White Sox592831.47510.52081723612-1316-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1035548.534
7714New York Yankees572631.45611.5205207-215-1710-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I1024458.431
8816Washington Senators II622537.40315.0215261-4611-2514-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium974651.474
9918Kansas City Athletics582335.39715.0185239-548-2515-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium1025151.500
101019Boston Red Sox592138.35617.5254311-5711-2410-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1035152.495
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113San Francisco Giants623923.629--2652263918-1121-12W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park995445.545
225Los Angeles Dodgers603525.5833.02351934217-1418-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1026042.588
336Pittsburgh Pirates512922.5694.51941801414-1115-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1116348.568
447Philadelphia Phillies613427.5574.52732145915-1219-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1015348.525
558Houston Astros613328.5415.5217224-713-1520-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1013962.386
6610St. Louis Cardinals582830.4839.0198203-515-1713-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II1045549.529
7713Atlanta Braves552629.4739.52572372014-1412-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleAtlanta Stadium1075948.551
8815Cincinnati Reds582632.44811.0229238-914-1912-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field1025052.490
9917New York Mets552233.40013.5201263-628-1214-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium1064462.415
101020Chicago Cubs531538.28319.5182273-919-256-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1094465.404