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Games on 1966-07-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins5Baltimore Orioles6BoxStu MillerGarry Roggenburk(none)
Minnesota Twins2Baltimore Orioles3BoxEddie FisherMudcat Grant(none)
Boston Red Sox0Chicago White Sox6BoxJoe HorlenJose Santiago(none)
California Angels2Cleveland Indians5BoxSonny SiebertMarcelino Lopez(none)
Kansas City Athletics3Detroit Tigers7BoxEarl WilsonPaul LindbladLarry Sherry
New York Yankees4Washington Senators II10BoxMike McCormickWhitey Ford(none)
Cincinnati Reds5Houston Astros8BoxTurk FarrellDarrell OsteenClaude Raymond
Cincinnati Reds3Houston Astros6BoxRon TaylorSammy Ellis(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxClaude OsteenBob GibsonPhil Regan
Pittsburgh Pirates3New York Mets4BoxDennis RibantSteve BlassJack Hamilton
Chicago Cubs9Philadelphia Phillies12BoxRick WiseDick EllsworthRay Herbert
Atlanta Braves3San Francisco Giants1BoxChi-Chi OlivoFrank LinzyClay Carroll

Standings as of 1966-07-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles795425.684--40127113028-1426-11W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium814338.531
223Detroit Tigers744628.6225.53423033926-920-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium884246.477
334Cleveland Indians744529.6086.52872622522-1723-12W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium883652.409
449California Angels763937.51313.5305310-516-1623-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium864145.477
5511Chicago White Sox743539.47316.52622253716-2019-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park884840.545
6614Minnesota Twins773542.45518.0294304-1015-2320-19L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium855431.635
7715New York Yankees733340.45218.0267268-117-2015-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I863749.430
8816Kansas City Athletics763244.42120.5255331-7612-2820-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium844242.500
9918Washington Senators II773245.41621.0274340-6614-2818-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium823943.476
101019Boston Red Sox762749.35525.5324397-7311-2616-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park864541.523
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants784929.628--3352785726-1623-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park834439.530
225Pittsburgh Pirates633627.5715.52622263617-1619-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field995643.566
336Los Angeles Dodgers754233.5605.52832384521-2021-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium875334.609
447Philadelphia Phillies764234.5536.03302656520-1722-17W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium864541.523
558Houston Astros784236.5387.0296301-514-2128-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome843054.357
6610Cincinnati Reds753639.48011.5304306-214-2222-17L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field854045.471
7712St. Louis Cardinals743539.47312.0233249-1617-2118-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II884840.545
8813Atlanta Braves683236.47112.0300292815-1617-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleAtlanta Stadium945341.564
9917New York Mets723042.41716.0248324-7615-1715-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium893653.404
101020Chicago Cubs692049.29024.5261373-11211-289-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field933954.419


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Tim HosleyC19.053Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers.