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Events on this Date

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Event NameNotes
Retired Number#3 Retired by Minnesota Twins for Harmon Killebrew
1 record(s)
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MLB Games on Saturday May 4, 1974

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Texas RangersAL1Boston Red SoxAL0Box | PBP99,984Fenway ParkDay2:02Fergie JenkinsRick Wise------
Baltimore OriolesAL1California AngelsAL3Box | PBP935,084Anaheim StadiumNight2:06Bill SingerJim Palmer------
New York YankeesAL1Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP918,978Royals StadiumNight2:10Paul SplittorffMel Stottlemyre------
Chicago White SoxAL4Milwaukee BrewersAL2Box | PBP911,836County StadiumDay2:03Stan BahnsenJim ColbornTerry ForsterHenderson (2)
Detroit TigersAL0Minnesota TwinsAL10Box | PBP94,540Metropolitan StadiumDay2:09Bert BlylevenMickey Lolich---Soderholm (2)
Cleveland IndiansAL8Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP94,884Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:22Gaylord PerryVida Blue------
Cincinnati RedsNL2Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP1117,924Wrigley FieldDay3:09Rick ReuschelFred Norman---Williams
St. Louis CardinalsNL2Houston AstrosNL3Box | PBP920,600AstrodomeNight2:01Dave RobertsSonny SiebertKen ForschSmith
San Francisco GiantsNL2Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP912,116Jarry ParkDay2:26Steve RogersJohn D'Acquisto------
San Diego PadresNL3New York MetsNL6Box | PBP946,195Shea StadiumDay2:18Jon MatlackRandy Jones---Colbert, Milner, Staub
Los Angeles DodgersNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Box | PBP940,301Veterans StadiumNight2:29Jim LonborgDon Sutton---Ferguson
Atlanta BravesNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP98,069Three Rivers StadiumDay2:04Jim RookerPhil Niekro---Baker, Zisk
12 record(s)
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visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Saturday, May 04, 1974

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East124New York Yankees261511.577-10910365-710-41367462.544
AL East247Detroit Tigers231211.5221.58296-149-73-41396079.432
AL East3713Baltimore Orioles221111.5002.07482-83-68-51408060.571
AL East4512Milwaukee Brewers201010.5002.01019385-45-61426676.465
AL East5817Cleveland Indians231112.4782.510910184-87-41396673.475
AL East61121Boston Red Sox241014.4174.090112-223-77-71387464.536
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West113Texas Rangers23149.609-11398157-67-31377067.511
AL West236California Angels261412.5381.5131107246-88-41365482.397
AL West3610Chicago White Sox241212.5002.5100108-84-77-61366868.500
AL West4916Minnesota Twins231112.4783.093112-195-65-71397168.511
AL West51015Oakland Athletics231112.4783.099101-25-76-51397960.568
AL West61223Kansas City Royals23914.3915.0115103124-75-71396871.489
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East135Montreal Expos18108.556-908556-84-01436974.483
NL East248St. Louis Cardinals251312.5200.512912186-77-51367363.537
NL East3611Philadelphia Phillies241212.5001.010610514-98-31386870.493
NL East4919Chicago Cubs21912.4292.588127-392-97-31415784.404
NL East51122New York Mets23914.3913.598107-96-93-51396277.446
NL East61224Pittsburgh Pirates21813.3813.599115-163-65-71418061.567
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Los Angeles Dodgers26188.692-14276666-512-31368452.618
NL West222Houston Astros271710.6301.5145100455-612-41356471.474
NL West359Cincinnati Reds221111.5005.010810174-77-41408753.621
NL West4714San Francisco Giants251213.4805.510510324-78-61376077.438
NL West5818Atlanta Braves261214.4626.0106123-173-89-61367660.559
NL West61020San Diego Padres261115.4237.084137-532-109-51364987.360
24 record(s)
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League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season