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Friday September 2,1966This date in baseball
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Games on 1966-09-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators II5California Angels6BoxBob LeeBob Humphreys(none)
Baltimore Orioles8Chicago White Sox9BoxDennis HigginsStu Miller(none)
Detroit Tigers4Cleveland Indians2BoxDenny McLainGary Bell(none)
Detroit Tigers7Cleveland Indians5BoxFred GladdingDick RadatzLarry Sherry
Boston Red Sox1Kansas City Athletics5BoxLew KrausseHank Fischer(none)
New York Yankees5Minnesota Twins8BoxMudcat GrantSteve HamiltonAl Worthington
Houston Astros5Atlanta Braves6BoxClay CarrollRon TaylorPhil Niekro
Houston Astros1Atlanta Braves2BoxPat JarvisChris Zachary(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Cincinnati Reds1BoxClaude OsteenJim MaloneyBob Miller
Philadelphia Phillies6New York Mets0BoxJim BunningLarry Miller(none)
Chicago Cubs3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxBob VealeFergie JenkinsDon Cardwell
San Francisco Giants5St. Louis Cardinals6BoxJoe HoernerLindy McDaniel(none)

Standings as of 1966-09-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1348351.619--64749015743-2740-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium261412.538
225Detroit Tigers1357461.5489.56105941641-2933-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium271413.519
336Minnesota Twins1367363.53711.05404835734-3539-28W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium261610.615
448Chicago White Sox1397267.51813.55014396232-3640-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park231112.478
5511Cleveland Indians1377067.51114.5506503334-3636-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium251114.440
6612California Angels1356867.50415.5502544-4232-3336-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium271215.444
7714New York Yankees1376275.45322.5539530929-3632-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I22814.364
8815Washington Senators II1396277.44623.5501579-7825-4437-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium20911.450
9917Kansas City Athletics1376077.43824.5488585-9725-4635-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium23149.609
101019Boston Red Sox1396079.43225.5586673-8725-4235-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park231211.522
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants1357857.578--5655323336-3142-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park261511.577
223Pittsburgh Pirates1247153.5731.55804839732-2939-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field382117.553
334Los Angeles Dodgers1337657.5711.04964187834-3442-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium291910.655
447Philadelphia Phillies1377364.5336.06005356533-3540-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium251411.560
559Atlanta Braves1236360.5129.05845265830-3232-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy HitchcockPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium392217.564
6610St. Louis Cardinals1356966.5119.0491490135-3434-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II271413.519
7713Cincinnati Reds1356867.50410.05915791226-4142-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field25817.320
8816Houston Astros1376176.44518.0523594-7121-4440-32L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome251114.440
9918New York Mets1365977.43419.5519632-11330-3829-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium25718.280
101020Chicago Cubs1294485.34131.0531691-16021-4623-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field331518.455