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Thursday May 15,1975This date in baseball
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Games on 1975-05-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals3Boston Red Sox0BoxSteve BusbyLuis Tiant(none)
Cleveland Indians6Minnesota Twins7BoxTom BurgmeierJim Perry(none)
Milwaukee Brewers8Texas Rangers5BoxPete BrobergSteve HarganEduardo Rodriguez
Houston Astros2Chicago Cubs4BoxRick ReuschelJ.R. Richard(none)
Atlanta Braves5Montreal Expos4BoxPhil NiekroSteve RenkoMax Leon
Cincinnati Reds3Philadelphia Phillies6BoxTug McGrawDon Gullett(none)
Cincinnati Reds3Philadelphia Phillies5BoxGene GarberClay CarrollTug McGraw

Standings as of 1975-05-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Milwaukee Brewers291811.621--1341023210-98-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium1335083.376
259Boston Red Sox271413.5193.0117122-59-75-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1338152.609
3814Baltimore Orioles291415.4834.012011374-710-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1307654.585
4916Detroit Tigers271314.4814.0101140-395-48-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1324488.333
51021Cleveland Indians291217.4146.092119-276-96-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1306763.515
61122New York Yankees301218.4006.5132117156-116-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium1307159.546
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Oakland Athletics311912.613--128103255-714-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1317952.603
235Texas Rangers321814.5631.51401231710-48-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium1306169.469
348Kansas City Royals341816.5292.5140154-147-811-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1287355.570
4611Minnesota Twins281414.5003.5128117118-106-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1316269.473
5713California Angels331617.4854.013713167-79-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1285672.438
61223Chicago White Sox311219.3877.0118146-288-124-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1306367.485
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs302010.667--151120317-513-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1325577.417
236Pittsburgh Pirates271512.5563.51019296-69-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1347757.575
347Philadelphia Phillies311714.5483.511811536-1011-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1316962.527
4715New York Mets271314.4815.51089994-69-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1356966.511
5918St. Louis Cardinals291316.4486.5120138-183-610-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1336964.519
61120Montreal Expos281216.4297.0100117-174-88-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1346371.470
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Los Angeles Dodgers352312.657--1671204711-812-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1276562.512
2510Atlanta Braves371918.5145.0127165-389-1210-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1244876.387
3612Cincinnati Reds361818.5005.5164133317-1411-4L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1269036.714
4817San Diego Padres331518.4557.0105136-3110-95-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1295673.434
51019San Francisco Giants321418.4387.5120130-108-96-9L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1296663.512
61224Houston Astros371225.32412.0150166-167-165-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1245272.419


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jim EssianC24.133Traded by Braves with Cash to White Sox for Dick Allen. 
Leron LeeOF27.072Released by Indians.