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Monday May 8,1967This 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 1967-05-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees2California Angels3BoxMinnie RojasHal Reniff(none)
Washington Senators II7Minnesota Twins4BoxJim HannanAl WorthingtonDave Baldwin
San Francisco Giants9Chicago Cubs2BoxJuan MarichalFergie Jenkins(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Houston Astros2BoxClaude OsteenCarroll SemberaRon Perranoski
St. Louis Cardinals6Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxRon WillisVern LawLarry Jaster

Standings as of 1967-05-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1967 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers20137.650--8660266-57-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1427864.549
224Chicago White Sox19127.6320.5645866-46-3W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1437766.538
337Washington Senators II221210.5452.0818106-46-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1396475.460
559California Angels241212.5003.0817745-67-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1377265.526
4412Boston Red Sox201010.5003.08775125-75-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1428260.577
6611New York Yankees201010.5003.0818014-76-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1426280.437
7715Minnesota Twins21912.4294.58698-123-86-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1418259.582
8814Baltimore Orioles21912.4294.5817923-76-5L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1406773.479
9916Cleveland Indians19811.4214.56073-133-45-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1436776.469
101017Kansas City Athletics20812.4005.06692-263-75-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium1415487.383
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1967 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds25178.680--10172299-68-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1377067.511
223Pittsburgh Pirates19127.6322.010183185-27-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1436974.483
335Atlanta Braves20128.6002.5807461-411-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy HitchcockPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1426577.458
446St. Louis Cardinals22139.5912.511087237-66-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stan MusialBusch Stadium II1398851.633
6610Chicago Cubs201010.5004.5777705-55-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1417764.546
558Philadelphia Phillies201010.5004.57884-65-75-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1427270.507
7713San Francisco Giants221012.4555.5847777-83-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1408159.579
9918New York Mets21813.3817.05484-303-75-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineShea Stadium1415388.376
8819Los Angeles Dodgers21813.3817.06995-262-76-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1416576.461
101020Houston Astros22616.2739.57091-213-73-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1406377.450


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Turk FarrellP33.030Purchased by Phillies from Astros. 
Bill HeathC28.059Purchased by Tigers from Astros.