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Thursday August 21,1969This date in baseball
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Games on 1969-08-21

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles0California Angels2BoxSteve KealeyTom Phoebus(none)
Detroit Tigers7Seattle Pilots6BoxJohn HillerJim Bouton(none)
Atlanta Braves3Chicago Cubs1BoxJim BrittonBill Hands(none)
San Diego Padres1Montreal Expos0BoxJoe NiekroJerry Robertson(none)
San Francisco Giants7New York Mets6BoxDon McMahonRon Taylor(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Philadelphia Phillies2BoxJerry JohnsonClaude Osteen(none)
Cincinnati Reds5St. Louis Cardinals3BoxJim MerrittNelson BrilesAl Jackson

Standings as of 1969-08-21

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1238637.699--62537624940-2146-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium392316.590
245Detroit Tigers1217051.57915.05324419134-2736-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium412021.488
3513Boston Red Sox1226557.53320.55835711233-3132-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park402218.550
4615Washington Senators II1246361.50823.5513506731-3232-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium382315.605
5716New York Yankees1246262.50024.5450460-1029-3633-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I371819.486
61019Cleveland Indians1255174.40836.0453558-10523-3628-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium361125.306
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Minnesota Twins1227250.590--59547911632-3440-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium402515.625
234Oakland Athletics1196950.5801.55354538230-2739-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum431924.442
3817Kansas City Royals1225171.41821.0437527-9023-3727-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium401822.450
4918California Angels1194970.41221.5366479-11317-3832-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium432221.512
51121Seattle Pilots1214873.39723.5499633-13424-3624-37L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes411625.390
61222Chicago White Sox1224676.37726.0468573-10519-4227-34L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park402218.550
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs1257847.624--57142514636-2841-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field371423.378
226New York Mets1206852.5677.54684373132-2636-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium423210.762
348St. Louis Cardinals1236855.5539.04654174835-2733-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II391920.487
4711Pittsburgh Pirates1206456.53311.55405103029-3235-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field422418.571
51020Philadelphia Phillies1214972.40527.0492554-6226-3023-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium411427.341
61123Montreal Expos1243985.31538.5461618-15720-4019-45L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park381325.342
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Los Angeles Dodgers1216754.554--51441110333-3034-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium411823.439
259Cincinnati Reds1206654.5500.56336013231-3035-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field422319.548
3610Atlanta Braves1266858.5401.5532525729-3339-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium362511.694
4812San Francisco Giants1226557.5332.55275032429-3436-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park402515.625
5914Houston Astros1216457.5293.05275091821-3743-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome411724.415
61224San Diego Padres1233786.30131.0345565-22021-4416-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium391524.385


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Roy FaceP41.183Released by Expos.