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Monday August 26,1974This 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 1974-08-26

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels2Detroit Tigers6BoxLerrin LaGrowAndy Hassler(none)
Cleveland Indians4Kansas City Royals1BoxJim PerryPaul Splittorff(none)
Oakland Athletics1Milwaukee Brewers2BoxBill ChampionBlue Moon OdomTom Murphy
New York Yankees6Minnesota Twins7BoxVic AlburyDoc MedichTom Burgmeier
Atlanta Braves3Montreal Expos2BoxBuzz CapraSteve RenkoMax Leon
Houston Astros4New York Mets5BoxJerry KoosmanMike Cosgrove(none)
Cincinnati Reds6Philadelphia Phillies7BoxRon SchuelerClay Carroll(none)

Standings as of 1974-08-26

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1267056.556--5725254729-3141-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park361422.389
2410New York Yankees1276562.5125.5504502227-3638-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium352411.686
3511Cleveland Indians1256362.5046.5510519-928-3134-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium371423.378
4715Baltimore Orioles1266363.5007.0499518-1929-3134-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium36288.778
51017Milwaukee Brewers1296267.4819.5529522730-3532-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium331419.424
61118Detroit Tigers1286068.46911.0467576-10930-3730-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium341222.353
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics1297356.566--58445313133-3040-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum331716.515
236Kansas City Royals1276859.5354.05504836734-3334-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium35926.257
3612Texas Rangers1296564.5048.0575595-2033-3532-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium311912.613
4813Chicago White Sox1306565.5008.5578604-2626-4138-25W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park301515.500
5916Minnesota Twins1306466.4929.5546566-2029-3834-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium321814.563
61223California Angels1305080.38523.5507558-5124-3826-42L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium321814.563
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Pittsburgh Pirates1276661.520--5745106426-3540-26W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium352213.629
269St. Louis Cardinals1286662.5160.55265091730-3136-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II332013.606
3714Philadelphia Phillies1286464.5002.5540552-1225-3839-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium341618.471
4819Montreal Expos1255867.4647.0502525-2331-3527-32L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park362115.583
51021New York Mets1255570.44010.0441511-7028-3727-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium371621.432
61122Chicago Cubs1245173.41113.5499630-13124-3528-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field381523.395
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1278047.630--63344119240-2840-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium352213.629
222Cincinnati Reds1297851.6053.061548513040-2438-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium332013.606
335Atlanta Braves1287157.5559.55254507533-2838-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium341717.500
458Houston Astros1276661.52014.05274804726-3440-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome351520.429
5920San Francisco Giants1285870.45322.5499559-6029-3928-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park341420.412
61224San Diego Padres1284979.38331.5446675-22921-4528-34L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium341123.324


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
German Barranca2B17.311Purchased by Royals from Mexico City Reds (Mexican).