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Wednesday August 10,1966This 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 1966-08-10

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians0Boston Red Sox2BoxLee StangeSam McDowell(none)
Minnesota Twins2California Angels0BoxMudcat GrantClyde Wright(none)
Chicago White Sox9Kansas City Athletics2BoxGary PetersLew KrausseDennis Higgins
Baltimore Orioles9New York Yankees4BoxDick HallFred Talbot(none)
Detroit Tigers3Washington Senators II6BoxPhil OrtegaDave Wickersham(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Atlanta Braves3BoxDick KelleyDon DrysdaleClay Carroll
New York Mets4Pittsburgh Pirates10BoxVern LawBob ShawBilly O'Dell
Philadelphia Phillies5St. Louis Cardinals1BoxChris ShortSteve Carlton(none)

Standings as of 1966-08-10

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1127240.643--55639815835-2237-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium482523.521
225Detroit Tigers1126151.54511.0484483135-2126-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium502723.540
337Cleveland Indians1136053.53112.54334161729-2831-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium492128.429
448California Angels1125854.51814.0425456-3126-2532-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium502228.440
5512Minnesota Twins1145856.50915.04334171628-3030-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium483117.646
6613Chicago White Sox1135756.50415.54123417128-3229-24W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park492623.531
7714New York Yankees1145262.45621.0439446-727-3024-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I451827.400
8816Kansas City Athletics1135063.44222.5399488-8918-3532-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium472423.511
9917Washington Senators II1185266.44123.0439502-6323-3729-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium411922.463
101019Boston Red Sox1174968.41925.5488561-7321-3928-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park452322.511
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Pittsburgh Pirates1015843.574--4723858725-2333-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field613427.557
223San Francisco Giants1156649.5741.04894672234-2832-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park462719.587
334Los Angeles Dodgers1116348.568--4143437130-3033-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium513219.627
446Philadelphia Phillies1136152.5403.04934256828-2733-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium492623.531
559St. Louis Cardinals1125854.5185.5411406531-2727-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II502525.500
6610Cincinnati Reds1135855.5136.04884711724-3334-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field471829.383
7711Atlanta Braves1025250.5106.54914415025-2626-25W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy HitchcockJohn McHaleAtlanta Stadium603327.550
8815Houston Astros1125062.44613.5429495-6618-3532-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome502228.440
9918New York Mets1124963.43814.5418524-10625-2724-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium491732.347
101020Chicago Cubs1053372.31427.0419567-14815-3718-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field572631.456


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dallas GreenP32.006Returned to Phillies.