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Sunday August 17,1975This 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 1975-08-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers0Baltimore Orioles4BoxJim PalmerStan Perzanowski(none)
Detroit Tigers7California Angels0BoxVern RuhleEd Figueroa(none)
Boston Red Sox2Chicago White Sox6BoxDave HamiltonRick WiseRich Gossage
Boston Red Sox4Chicago White Sox3BoxJim WilloughbyRich Gossage(none)
New York Yankees3Kansas City Royals5BoxPaul SplittorffCatfish Hunter(none)
Cleveland Indians14Minnesota Twins5BoxFritz PetersonBill Butler(none)
Milwaukee Brewers1Oakland Athletics3BoxStan BahnsenPete BrobergRollie Fingers
St. Louis Cardinals8Atlanta Braves1BoxJohn DennyBlue Moon Odom(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Cincinnati Reds3BoxPat DarcyBruce KisonRawly Eastwick
Chicago Cubs11Houston Astros7BoxRay BurrisJim Crawford(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Montreal Expos3BoxDoug RauSteve RenkoMike Marshall
San Francisco Giants0New York Mets3BoxTom SeaverJohn MontefuscoJerry Koosman
San Diego Padres4Philadelphia Phillies10BoxTom UnderwoodDave FreislebenGene Garber

Standings as of 1975-08-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Boston Red Sox1237449.602--6235596440-2534-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park372116.568
245Baltimore Orioles1206654.5506.55264359132-2634-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium392415.615
3511New York Yankees1216259.51211.05094486133-3529-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulShea Stadium392118.538
4816Milwaukee Brewers1225666.45917.5504569-6527-3429-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium401228.300
51019Cleveland Indians1185365.44918.5502556-5427-3426-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium412615.634
61223Detroit Tigers1224874.39325.5462598-13621-3627-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium37928.243
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Oakland Athletics1227448.607--5494569331-2743-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum402416.600
234Kansas City Royals1206753.5586.05364805628-3339-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium422418.571
3613Texas Rangers1236063.48814.5557565-831-3429-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium391920.487
4714Chicago White Sox1225963.48415.0521527-621-3538-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park391623.410
5917Minnesota Twins1235667.45518.5585601-1627-3429-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium362016.556
61121California Angels1245569.44420.0481561-8028-3127-38L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium371720.459
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Pittsburgh Pirates1226755.549--5084337531-3536-20L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium392514.641
237Philadelphia Phillies1216655.5450.55545114322-3344-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium412021.488
348St. Louis Cardinals1226557.5332.0500501-132-3133-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II401723.425
4610New York Mets1216358.5213.54934593427-2636-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium411922.463
5815Chicago Cubs1245866.46810.0524606-8226-4132-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field381721.447
61122Montreal Expos1195069.42015.5425522-9723-3527-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park432518.581
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1218239.678--64042621430-2652-13W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium412615.634
259Los Angeles Dodgers1226557.53317.54874107732-3333-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium402317.575
3712San Francisco Giants1236162.49622.0511520-929-3732-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park381919.500
4918San Diego Padres1215566.45527.0415502-8728-3627-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium411625.390
51020Atlanta Braves1245569.44428.5438555-11724-3531-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium371225.324
61224Houston Astros1264680.36538.5514564-5017-4429-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome351817.514