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Sunday August 7,1966This 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 1966-08-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox9California Angels8BoxBob LockerJack SanfordDennis Higgins
New York Yankees4Cleveland Indians6BoxSonny SiebertMel StottlemyreBob Allen
New York Yankees3Cleveland Indians5BoxJack KralickAl Downing(none)
Boston Red Sox2Detroit Tigers9BoxBill MonbouquetteJim LonborgOrlando Pena
Boston Red Sox7Detroit Tigers6BoxDan OsinskiOrlando PenaJim Lonborg
Minnesota Twins2Kansas City Athletics1BoxDave BoswellBlue Moon OdomAl Worthington
Minnesota Twins2Kansas City Athletics4BoxPaul LindbladJim PerryJack Aker
Baltimore Orioles2Washington Senators II6BoxPete RichertJohn Miller(none)
San Francisco Giants9Chicago Cubs6BoxGaylord PerryKen HoltzmanFrank Linzy
Los Angeles Dodgers14Houston Astros3BoxJoe MoellerTurk FarrellJim Brewer
St. Louis Cardinals4New York Mets1BoxBob GibsonGerry ArrigoHal Woodeshick
St. Louis Cardinals1New York Mets4BoxJack FisherAl Jackson(none)
Atlanta Braves3Philadelphia Phillies0BoxTony CloningerLarry Jackson(none)
Cincinnati Reds9Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxDon NottebartBob VealeBilly McCool

Standings as of 1966-08-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1107139.645--54639015634-2137-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium502624.520
225Detroit Tigers1095950.54111.5468471-333-2026-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium532924.547
337Cleveland Indians1105951.53612.04274111628-2631-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium522230.423
449California Angels1105753.51814.0423454-3126-2531-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium522329.442
5510Minnesota Twins1115754.51414.54304092127-2830-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium513219.627
6612Chicago White Sox1115556.49516.54013386326-3229-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park512823.549
7714New York Yankees1125161.45521.0431436-527-3023-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I471928.404
8816Kansas City Athletics1104961.44522.0390476-8618-3531-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium502525.500
9917Washington Senators II1155164.44322.5427486-5923-3728-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium442024.455
101019Boston Red Sox1144767.41226.0483555-7221-3926-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park482523.521
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Los Angeles Dodgers1086345.583--4033287530-2733-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium543222.593
223San Francisco Giants1126547.580--4744492533-2632-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park492821.571
334Pittsburgh Pirates995643.5662.54603808025-2331-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field633627.571
446Philadelphia Phillies1116051.5414.54864216527-2633-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium512724.529
558St. Louis Cardinals1105753.5187.0407399831-2726-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II522626.500
6611Cincinnati Reds1105654.5098.04704561424-3332-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field502030.400
7713Atlanta Braves994950.4959.54764304625-2623-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleAtlanta Stadium633627.571
8815New York Mets1104961.44515.0413512-9925-2524-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium511734.333
9918Houston Astros1114962.44115.5421490-6917-3532-27L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome512328.451
101020Chicago Cubs1043371.31728.0414559-14515-3718-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field582632.448