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Friday May 2,1969This 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 1969-05-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers2Boston Red Sox3BoxSonny SiebertDick RadatzSparky Lyle
Kansas City Royals9California Angels4BoxSteve JonesTom MurphyMoe Drabowsky
Kansas City Royals3California Angels2BoxDick DragoAndy Messersmith(none)
Baltimore Orioles5New York Yankees1BoxMike CuellarFritz Peterson(none)
Seattle Pilots7Oakland Athletics8BoxPaul LindbladJack Aker(none)
Cleveland Indians0Washington Senators II5BoxDick BosmanLuis Tiant(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Atlanta Braves7BoxJim BrittonPete Mikkelsen(none)
New York Mets4Chicago Cubs6BoxKen HoltzmanGary GentryPhil Regan
San Diego Padres8Cincinnati Reds5BoxJohnny PodresGeorge CulverFrank Reberger
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros3BoxJack BillinghamGaylord Perry(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Montreal Expos3BoxDock EllisLarry Jaster(none)
Philadelphia Phillies7St. Louis Cardinals2BoxJerry JohnsonRay WashburnTurk Farrell

Standings as of 1969-05-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles25178.680--12775527-410-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1379245.672
249Washington Senators II251411.5603.010410047-67-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1377265.526
3611Boston Red Sox221210.5453.599100-17-55-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1407565.536
4712Detroit Tigers221111.5004.58776115-56-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1407961.564
5813New York Yankees231112.4785.09798-17-64-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1386969.500
61224Cleveland Indians19316.15811.055120-652-71-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1425983.415
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Minnesota Twins21147.667--11574415-59-2W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1418358.589
238Oakland Athletics21129.5712.011179327-55-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1417665.539
3510Kansas City Royals221210.5452.56781-145-57-5W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1405783.407
4914Chicago White Sox1789.4714.06777-103-55-4L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1456085.414
51020California Angels19712.3686.06788-213-64-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1436479.448
61122Seattle Pilots20713.3506.575103-283-84-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes1425785.401
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs24177.708--11577389-58-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1387563.543
257Pittsburgh Pirates23149.6092.5999455-49-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1397465.532
3615Philadelphia Phillies20911.4506.07689-134-55-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1425488.380
4817St. Louis Cardinals231013.4356.57582-79-41-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1397762.554
51019New York Mets22913.4097.07887-95-54-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1409149.650
61121Montreal Expos22814.3648.08498-145-73-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1404496.314
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
335San Francisco Giants23158.652--10383204-611-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1397564.540
246Los Angeles Dodgers23158.652--11278346-59-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1397069.504
124Atlanta Braves23158.652--10390135-610-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1397861.561
4716San Diego Padres251114.4405.075107-324-77-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1374196.299
5918Cincinnati Reds22913.4095.511793245-94-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1408060.571
61223Houston Astros26620.23110.577136-591-135-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1367561.551