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Games on 1974-08-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins9Baltimore Orioles5BoxRay CorbinMike CuellarBill Campbell
Oakland Athletics4Boston Red Sox1BoxCatfish HunterDiego Segui(none)
Cleveland Indians0Chicago White Sox3BoxBart JohnsonGaylord Perry(none)
Texas Rangers6Detroit Tigers4BoxSteve FoucaultMickey Lolich(none)
Kansas City Royals4Milwaukee Brewers0BoxAl FitzmorrisEduardo Rodriguez(none)
California Angels1New York Yankees3BoxPat DobsonFrank TananaCecil Upshaw
New York Mets3Atlanta Braves4BoxCarl MortonBob Miller(none)
Philadelphia Phillies0Houston Astros1BoxDave RobertsSteve Carlton(none)
St. Louis Cardinals0Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxDon SuttonJohn Curtis(none)
Cincinnati Reds6Montreal Expos4BoxDon GullettSteve Rogers(none)
Chicago Cubs2San Francisco Giants1BoxSteve StoneRon BryantBurt Hooton

Standings as of 1974-08-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1257055.560--5725185429-3141-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park371423.378
2410New York Yankees1256461.5126.0496494227-3537-26W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium372512.676
3511Cleveland Indians1226260.5086.5496502-627-2934-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium401525.375
4713Baltimore Orioles1256362.5047.0498513-1529-3134-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium37289.757
51017Milwaukee Brewers1276166.48010.0527519830-3531-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium351520.429
61119Detroit Tigers1265868.46012.5455569-11430-3728-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium361422.389
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics1277255.567--57645112532-2940-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum351817.514
236Kansas City Royals1256758.5364.05474796833-3334-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium371027.270
3612Texas Rangers1286563.5087.5570589-1933-3432-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium321913.594
4815Chicago White Sox1286365.4929.5562594-3226-4136-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park321715.531
5916Minnesota Twins1286266.48410.5534559-2528-3833-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium342014.588
61223California Angels1285078.39122.5504550-4624-3626-42L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium341816.529
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
158St. Louis Cardinals1276661.520--5235002330-3036-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II342014.588
269Pittsburgh Pirates1256461.5121.05605075324-3540-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium372413.649
3714Philadelphia Phillies1266363.5002.5533541-825-3738-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium361719.472
4818Montreal Expos1235865.4726.0499519-2031-3527-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park382117.553
51021New York Mets1235370.43111.0435507-7227-3726-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium391821.462
61122Chicago Cubs1235172.41513.0496626-13024-3428-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field391524.385
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1267947.627--62443818640-2839-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium362313.639
222Cincinnati Reds1277750.6062.560647712939-2338-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium352114.600
335Atlanta Braves1267056.5569.05224477532-2838-28W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium361818.500
447Houston Astros1256560.52013.55184754326-3339-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome371621.432
5920San Francisco Giants1275770.44922.5495556-6129-3927-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park351520.429
61224San Diego Padres1264977.38930.0443661-21821-4528-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium361125.306