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Thursday August 15,1974This date in baseball
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Games on 1974-08-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox1Baltimore Orioles2BoxMike CuellarJim Kaat(none)
Minnesota Twins2Cleveland Indians4BoxGaylord PerryBert BlylevenTom Buskey
Houston Astros3Chicago Cubs5BoxJim ToddKen Forsch(none)

Standings as of 1974-08-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1176453.547--5344953929-3135-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park452025.444
247Cleveland Indians1146054.5262.5480478227-2732-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium481731.354
3511Baltimore Orioles1175958.5045.0480488-829-3130-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium453213.711
4916New York Yankees1165759.4916.5453464-1127-3530-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium463214.696
51018Milwaukee Brewers1185662.4758.55034861726-3330-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium442024.455
61119Detroit Tigers1185563.4669.5436536-10027-3428-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium441727.386
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics1196950.580--54342811531-2838-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum432122.488
236Kansas City Royals1166254.5345.55214625928-2934-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium461531.326
3612Chicago White Sox1196059.5049.0536553-1725-3534-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park412021.488
5714Texas Rangers1205961.49210.5539571-3227-3232-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium402515.625
4815Minnesota Twins1205961.49210.5501526-2525-3333-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium422319.548
61224California Angels1204773.39222.5485524-3924-3423-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium422121.500
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148St. Louis Cardinals1196257.521--4944672729-2633-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II422418.571
259Philadelphia Phillies1186058.5081.5501500122-3238-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium442024.455
3713Pittsburgh Pirates1185959.5002.55214823923-3536-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium442915.659
4817Montreal Expos1155560.4785.0467476-931-3524-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park462422.522
51021New York Mets1145163.4478.5407470-6325-3026-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium482028.417
61122Chicago Cubs1154867.41712.0452581-12922-3426-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field471829.383
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1187543.636--57939718237-2538-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium442717.614
222Cincinnati Reds1197148.5974.555244410837-2334-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium432716.628
335Atlanta Braves1176354.53811.54704066432-2831-26W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium452520.556
4610Houston Astros1175958.50415.54934563724-3235-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome452223.489
5920San Francisco Giants1195465.45421.5474528-5427-3527-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park431825.419
61223San Diego Padres1194772.39528.5416619-20319-4128-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium431330.302


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Claude OsteenP35.006Traded by Astros to Cardinals for Dan Larson and Ron Selak.