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Friday, May 4,1962

Friday, May 4,1962

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1962 reg season 1962-05-04 Chicago White Sox 6 Boston Red Sox 13 box | pbp Fenway Park Mike Fornieles Gary Peters Chet Nichols 8,782 3:01
1962 reg season 1962-05-04 Cleveland Indians 6 Kansas City Athletics 5 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Sam McDowell Dan Pfister Barry Latman 7,608 2:25
1962 reg season 1962-05-04 Baltimore Orioles 4 Los Angeles Angels 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Dean Chance Hoyt Wilhelm Ryne Duren 10,222 2:36
1962 reg season 1962-05-04 Detroit Tigers 2 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Joe Bonikowski Ron Kline -- 7,543 2:37
1962 reg season 1962-05-04 San Francisco Giants 11 Chicago Cubs 6 box | pbp Wrigley Field Billy Pierce Dick Ellsworth Don Larsen 5,011 2:58
1962 reg season 1962-05-04 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Crosley Field Jim O'Toole Larry Jackson -- 10,790 2:32
1962 reg season 1962-05-04 Houston Colt 45s 7 Milwaukee Braves 4 box | pbp County Stadium Bob Bruce Bob Hendley Turk Farrell 7,811 2:51
1962 reg season 1962-05-04 New York Mets 5 Philadelphia Phillies 6 box | pbp Shibe Park Dallas Green Ken MacKenzie -- 16,393 2:48
1962 reg season 1962-05-04 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Forbes Field Roy Face Joe Moeller -- 20,986 2:55
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1962 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 7 5 2 .714 0.0 45 30 15 W4 5-2 1-0 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 16 11 5 .688 1.5 81 61 20 L1 8-2 3-3 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
1962 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 16 9 7 .563 0.5 73 68 5 L3 5-3 4-4 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 19 10 9 .526 1.0 93 97 -4 W2 7-4 3-6 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 19 10 9 .526 1.0 80 80 0 L1 4-2 6-7 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 19 9 10 .474 2.0 81 79 2 W2 2-8 7-2 6 6 11 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 2.0 64 67 -3 L2 4-4 4-5 7 7 13 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 5 1 4 .200 3.0 19 27 -8 L1 1-4 0-0 8 8 17 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 15 3 12 .200 6.0 54 86 -32 L1 1-4 2-8 9 9 18 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 1.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 20 -- dnq
1962 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 24 19 5 .792 0.0 163 89 74 W10 5-3 14-2 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1962 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 17 13 4 .765 2.5 130 66 64 L1 5-1 8-3 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 22 14 8 .636 4.0 96 84 12 W1 9-6 5-2 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 24 14 10 .583 5.0 118 120 -2 L2 6-5 8-5 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 7.5 102 122 -20 W3 4-7 6-4 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 7.5 85 97 -12 W4 3-6 5-3 6 6 12 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Houston Colt 45s franchise | log 9 3 6 .333 8.5 38 31 7 W1 3-6 1-0 7 7 14 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 18 6 12 .333 10.0 75 85 -10 L3 1-8 5-4 8 8 15 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 20 5 15 .250 12.0 78 142 -64 L1 3-8 2-8 9 9 16 -- dnq
1962 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 18 3 15 .167 13.0 76 125 -49 L3 1-6 2-9 10 10 19 -- dnq
20 record(s)