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Wednesday, May 23,1962

Wednesday, May 23,1962

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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 1962-05-23 Minnesota Twins 1 Boston Red Sox 6 box | pbp Fenway Park Earl Wilson Don Lee Dick Radatz 6,051 2:41
1962 reg season 1962-05-23 Cleveland Indians 5 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Dick Donovan Dom Zanni Bob Allen 21,082 2:52
1962 reg season 1962-05-23 Kansas City Athletics 7 New York Yankees 13 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Tex Clevenger Diego Segui Rollie Sheldon 9,047 2:43
1962 reg season 1962-05-23 Los Angeles Angels 2 Washington Senators II 7 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Pete Burnside Ted Bowsfield -- 1,906 2:35
1962 reg season 1962-05-23 Cincinnati Reds 0 Houston Colt 45s 2 box | pbp Colt Stadium Ken Johnson Bob Purkey -- 9,266 2:21
1962 reg season 1962-05-23 New York Mets 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Don Drysdale Roger Craig -- 19,885 2:11
1962 reg season 1962-05-23 Chicago Cubs 2 Milwaukee Braves 4 box | pbp County Stadium Warren Spahn Glen Hobbie -- 6,542 2:15
1962 reg season 1962-05-23 Philadelphia Phillies 10 San Francisco Giants 7 box | pbp Candlestick Park Art Mahaffey Mike McCormick Jack Baldschun 7,314 3:21
1962 reg season 1962-05-23 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Sportsman's Park III Harvey Haddix Larry Jackson Diomedes Olivo 9,147 2:45
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 -- New York Yankees franchise | log 33 21 12 .636 0.0 162 142 20 W2 11-6 10-6 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
1962 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 32 19 13 .594 1.5 172 151 21 W1 8-4 11-9 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 34 19 15 .559 2.5 161 159 2 L1 11-7 8-9 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 21 11 10 .524 4.0 115 107 8 L1 11-10 1-0 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 4.0 138 150 -12 W1 7-9 10-7 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 36 18 18 .500 4.5 165 168 -3 L2 9-6 9-12 6 6 11 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 15 6 9 .400 6.0 80 82 -2 W2 6-9 0-0 7 7 14 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 33 13 20 .394 8.0 143 144 -1 W1 2-9 11-11 8 8 15 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 33 10 23 .303 11.0 131 157 -26 W1 4-9 6-14 9 9 19 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 4.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 20 -- dnq
1962 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 39 26 13 .667 0.0 237 158 79 L3 8-7 18-6 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1962 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 35 22 13 .629 2.0 207 138 69 L1 10-5 12-8 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 37 23 14 .622 2.0 188 171 17 W3 9-6 14-8 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 35 20 15 .571 4.0 168 181 -13 W1 8-9 12-6 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 34 18 16 .529 5.5 139 140 -1 W1 10-11 8-5 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 34 14 20 .412 9.5 145 158 -13 W1 3-11 11-9 6 6 12 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 35 14 21 .400 10.0 184 208 -24 W1 6-12 8-9 7 7 13 -- dnq
1962 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 32 12 20 .375 10.5 142 188 -46 L1 6-9 6-11 8 8 16 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 36 13 23 .361 11.5 173 238 -65 L1 7-13 6-11 9 9 17 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Houston Colt 45s franchise | log 19 6 13 .316 10.0 82 85 -3 L1 6-13 1-0 10 10 18 -- dnq
20 record(s)