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Wednesday May 31,1967This date in baseball
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Games on 1967-05-31

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins2Boston Red Sox3BoxBucky BrandonJim PerryJohn Wyatt
Baltimore Orioles2Chicago White Sox3BoxHoyt WilhelmEddie Watt(none)
Cleveland Indians9Detroit Tigers0BoxLuis TiantMickey Lolich(none)
Kansas City Athletics0New York Yankees3BoxThad TillotsonDiego SeguiDooley Womack
California Angels3Washington Senators II6BoxJoe ColemanNick Willhite(none)
Chicago Cubs6Cincinnati Reds5BoxRich NyeMilt PappasCal Koonce
New York Mets1Houston Astros6BoxDave GiustiDon Cardwell(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxDick HallDon Drysdale(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates4San Francisco Giants15BoxRon HerbelBob VealeFrank Linzy

Standings as of 1967-05-31

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1967 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers412615.634--1891543511-815-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1216556.537
223Chicago White Sox402515.6250.51541233113-1112-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1226458.525
339Boston Red Sox422220.5244.519118479-1213-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1207050.583
4410Cleveland Indians412120.5125.01511381311-910-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1215467.446
5511Baltimore Orioles402020.5005.5179148319-1011-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1215665.463
6612Minnesota Twins422022.4766.5177169811-139-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1207149.592
7713Washington Senators II421923.4527.5140179-398-1011-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium1195762.479
8814New York Yankees401822.4507.5138163-258-1510-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1225468.443
9916Kansas City Athletics431924.4428.0140184-446-1313-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium1184375.364
101018California Angels451827.40010.0137154-176-1512-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium1166650.569
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1967 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds483018.625--1881454314-1316-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1145757.500
224St. Louis Cardinals402416.6002.01951563915-129-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Stan MusialBusch Stadium II1217744.636
335San Francisco Giants432419.5583.51881642411-1213-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1196752.563
446Pittsburgh Pirates362016.5564.0166168-28-912-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1266165.484
557Atlanta Braves392118.5384.515514784-1217-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy HitchcockPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1235667.455
668Chicago Cubs412219.5374.51841651910-812-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1206555.542
7715Los Angeles Dodgers431924.4428.5163181-188-1311-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium1195465.454
8817Philadelphia Phillies411823.4398.5149172-238-1310-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1216457.529
9919New York Mets401426.35012.0115181-664-1310-13L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineShea Stadium1224775.385
101020Houston Astros411427.34112.5145169-246-138-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1215566.455


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ty ClineOF27.351Purchased by Giants from Braves. 
Charlie LauC34.049Purchased by Braves from Orioles. 
Bob LeeP29.186Purchased by Reds from Dodgers. 
Bill MonbouquetteP30.293Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.