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Friday May 16,1975This 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 1975-05-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels0Baltimore Orioles1BoxJim PalmerFrank Tanana(none)
California Angels3Baltimore Orioles2BoxEd FigueroaMike Cuellar(none)
Kansas City Royals5Boston Red Sox2BoxDennis LeonardBill Lee(none)
Cleveland Indians2Chicago White Sox3BoxRich GossageTom Buskey(none)
Milwaukee Brewers3Minnesota Twins1BoxBill ChampionDave GoltzBill Castro
Oakland Athletics4New York Yankees2BoxVida BluePat Dobson(none)
Detroit Tigers3Texas Rangers10BoxBill HandsMickey Lolich(none)
New York Mets10Houston Astros2BoxTom SeaverLarry Dierker(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxDave GiustiDon Sutton(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Montreal Expos4BoxDennis BlairJack BillinghamChuck Taylor
Atlanta Braves8Philadelphia Phillies12BoxGene GarberBuzz Capra(none)
Chicago Cubs2San Diego Padres8BoxJoe McIntoshBill Bonham(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3San Francisco Giants4BoxGary LavelleElias Sosa(none)

Standings as of 1975-05-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Milwaukee Brewers301911.633--1371033411-98-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium1324983.371
2510Boston Red Sox281414.5004.0119127-89-75-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1328151.614
3714Baltimore Orioles311516.4844.512311674-711-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium1287553.586
4917Detroit Tigers281315.4645.0104150-465-58-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1314487.336
51122Cleveland Indians301218.4007.094122-286-106-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1296762.519
61223New York Yankees311219.3877.5134121136-116-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium1297158.550
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Oakland Athletics322012.625--132105276-714-5W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1307852.600
235Texas Rangers331914.5761.51501262410-49-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium1296069.465
348Kansas City Royals351916.5432.5145156-118-811-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1277255.567
4613California Angels351718.4864.514013468-89-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1265571.437
5815Minnesota Twins291415.4834.512912098-106-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1306268.477
61021Chicago White Sox321319.4067.0121148-278-125-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1296267.481
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs312011.645--153128257-613-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1315576.420
236Pittsburgh Pirates281612.5712.510494107-69-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1337657.571
347Philadelphia Phillies321814.5632.513012376-1012-4W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1306862.523
469New York Mets281414.5004.5118101175-69-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1346866.507
51019Montreal Expos291316.4486.0104119-154-89-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1336271.466
61120St. Louis Cardinals301317.4336.5123142-193-710-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1326963.523
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Los Angeles Dodgers362313.639--1691234611-812-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1266561.516
2511Atlanta Braves381919.5005.0135177-429-1310-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium1234875.390
3712Cincinnati Reds371819.4865.5166137297-1511-4L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1259035.720
4816San Diego Padres341618.4716.0113138-2510-96-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1285573.430
5918San Francisco Giants331518.4556.5124133-98-97-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1286563.508
61224Houston Astros381226.31612.0152176-247-165-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1235271.423


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ted Kubiak2B-SS33.004Traded by Athletics to Padres for Sonny Siebert. 
Sonny SiebertP38.122Traded by Padres to Athletics for Ted Kubiak.