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Saturday August 6,1966This date in baseball
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Games on 1966-08-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators II0Baltimore Orioles4BoxDave McNallyBarry Moore(none)
Chicago White Sox7California Angels1BoxTommy JohnGeorge Brunet(none)
New York Yankees5Cleveland Indians4BoxWhitey FordLuis Tiant(none)
Boston Red Sox8Detroit Tigers2BoxLee StangeDenny McLain(none)
Minnesota Twins5Kansas City Athletics0BoxMudcat GrantLew Krausse(none)
San Francisco Giants2Chicago Cubs5BoxBill HandsBob Priddy(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Houston Astros3BoxDon DrysdaleMike CuellarPhil Regan
St. Louis Cardinals10New York Mets8BoxDon DennisJack HamiltonNelson Briles
Atlanta Braves5Philadelphia Phillies6BoxChris ShortClay CarrollDarold Knowles
Cincinnati Reds3Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxTommie SiskJim O'Toole(none)

Standings as of 1966-08-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1097138.651--54438416034-2037-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium512625.510
226Detroit Tigers1075849.54212.0453462-933-2025-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium553025.545
337Cleveland Indians1085751.52813.54164041228-2629-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium542430.444
448California Angels1095752.52314.0415445-3026-2531-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium532330.434
5510Minnesota Twins1095653.51415.04264042226-2730-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium533320.623
6612Chicago White Sox1105456.49117.53923306225-3229-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park522923.558
7714New York Yankees1105159.46420.5424425-127-2823-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I491930.388
8817Kansas City Athletics1084860.44422.5385472-8718-3530-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium522626.500
9918Washington Senators II1145064.43923.5421484-6323-3727-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium452124.467
101019Boston Red Sox1124666.41126.5474540-6620-3826-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park502624.520
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Los Angeles Dodgers1076245.579--3893256429-2733-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium553322.600
223San Francisco Giants1116447.577--4654432232-2632-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park502921.580
334Pittsburgh Pirates985642.5711.54533718225-2331-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field643628.563
445Philadelphia Phillies1106050.5453.54864186827-2633-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium522725.519
559St. Louis Cardinals1085652.5196.5402394830-2626-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II542727.500
6611Cincinnati Reds1095554.5058.04614491223-3332-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field512130.412
7713Atlanta Braves984850.4909.54734304324-2623-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleAtlanta Stadium643727.578
8815Houston Astros1104961.44514.5418476-5817-3532-26L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome522329.442
9916New York Mets1084860.44414.5408507-9925-2523-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium531835.340
101020Chicago Cubs1033370.32027.0408550-14215-3718-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field592633.441


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ralph TerryP30.210Purchased by Mets from Athletics.