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Friday August 29,1975This date in baseball
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Games on 1975-08-29

Top1975 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALChicago White Sox4Baltimore Orioles2Boxscore - PBP910,3072:10Jim KaatRoss GrimsleyJim Kaat (19-10)Ross Grimsley (9-13)Rich Gossage (22)Chuck TannerEarl WeaverMemorial Stadium
ALOakland Athletics1Boston Red Sox6Boxscore - PBP934,3412:39Stan BahnsenRick WiseRick Wise (17-8)Stan Bahnsen (9-12)-Alvin DarkDarrell JohnsonFenway Park
ALMinnesota Twins6Cleveland Indians9Boxscore - PBP96,5202:53Jim HughesRick WaitsDon Hood (5-8)Jim Hughes (12-12)Bob Reynolds (4)Frank QuiliciFrank RobinsonCleveland Stadium
ALCalifornia Angels8Detroit Tigers1Boxscore - PBP910,4512:09Frank TananaMickey LolichFrank Tanana (13-6)Mickey Lolich (11-15)-Dick WilliamsRalph HoukTiger Stadium
ALKansas City Royals5New York Yankees6Boxscore - PBP1011,3453:09Al FitzmorrisRudy MaySparky Lyle (4-6)Marty Pattin (8-9)-Whitey HerzogBilly MartinShea Stadium
ALMilwaukee Brewers13Texas Rangers1Boxscore - PBP913,4962:43Jim ColbornSteve HarganJim Colborn (9-9)Steve Hargan (8-8)-Del CrandallFrank LucchesiArlington Stadium
NLAtlanta Braves3Chicago Cubs8Boxscore - PBP94,1512:22Carl MortonRay BurrisRay Burris (11-10)Carl Morton (15-15)-Clyde KingJim MarshallWrigley Field
NLSt. Louis Cardinals2Cincinnati Reds6Boxscore - PBP933,2902:14Lynn McGlothenGary NolanGary Nolan (12-8)Lynn McGlothen (13-10)Will McEnaney (13)Red SchoendienstSparky AndersonCinergy Field
NLNew York Mets6Los Angeles Dodgers1Boxscore - PBP927,4012:28Jon MatlackDon SuttonJon Matlack (16-8)Don Sutton (16-11)-Roy McMillanWalter AlstonDodger Stadium
NLMontreal Expos4San Diego Padres0Boxscore - PBP94,9762:12Don CarrithersJoe McIntoshDon Carrithers (2-1)Joe McIntosh (8-13)-Gene MauchJohn McNamaraQualcomm Stadium
NLPhiladelphia Phillies3San Francisco Giants1Boxscore - PBP95,0072:14Larry ChristensonEd HalickiLarry Christenson (9-4)Ed Halicki (8-11)Tug McGraw (12)Danny OzarkWes Westrum3Com Park at Cand
NLPhiladelphia Phillies3San Francisco Giants1Boxscore - PBP95,0072:14Larry ChristensonEd HalickiLarry Christenson (9-4)Ed Halicki (8-11)Tug McGraw (12)Danny OzarkWes WestrumCandlestick Park
12 Games on this date

Standings as of 1975-08-29.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Boston Red Sox1317952.603--6555817441-2638-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park291613.552
235Baltimore Orioles1327260.5457.55654778837-3135-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium27189.667
3511New York Yankees1326765.50812.55574926533-3534-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulShea Stadium281612.571
4916Cleveland Indians1296168.47317.0555586-3130-3531-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium301812.600
51120Milwaukee Brewers1335875.43622.0545621-7628-3730-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium291019.345
61223Detroit Tigers1325181.38628.5487640-15324-4227-39L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium27621.222
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Oakland Athletics1337954.594--5884989035-3144-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum291910.655
247Kansas City Royals1307060.5387.55665273928-3442-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium322111.656
3612Texas Rangers1346668.49313.5593610-1732-3634-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium281315.464
4714Chicago White Sox1336568.48914.0551563-1227-4038-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park281018.357
5815Minnesota Twins1336370.47416.0629631-230-3533-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium261313.500
61017California Angels1346272.46317.5534599-6532-3430-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium271017.370
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Pittsburgh Pirates1317457.565--5524599331-3543-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium301812.600
236Philadelphia Phillies1337261.5413.06015742728-3944-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium291415.483
348St. Louis Cardinals1347262.5373.5544546-232-3339-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II281018.357
459New York Mets1337162.5344.05474925535-3036-32W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium291118.379
5818Chicago Cubs1346173.45514.5577664-8726-4135-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field281414.500
61021Montreal Expos1315774.43517.0474566-9228-3829-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park311813.581
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1975 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds1338944.669--69447322135-3154-13W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium291910.655
2610Los Angeles Dodgers1347064.52219.55234487534-3436-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium281810.643
3713San Francisco Giants1336568.48924.0548558-1029-3936-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park281513.536
4919San Diego Padres1346074.44829.5466568-10230-3830-36L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium281117.393
51122Atlanta Braves1345876.43331.5472609-13726-4032-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium27918.333
61224Houston Astros1365185.37539.5571612-4120-4831-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome251312.520

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dal MaxvillSS-2B36.192Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.