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Thursday, August 2,1962

Thursday, August 2,1962

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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 1962-08-02 Minnesota Twins 6 Baltimore Orioles 3 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Frank Sullivan Hoyt Wilhelm Ray Moore 8,256 2:49
1962 reg season 1962-08-02 Boston Red Sox 7 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Don Schwall Ray Herbert Dick Radatz 5,259 2:37
1962 reg season 1962-08-02 Los Angeles Angels 5 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dan Osinski Pedro Ramos Art Fowler 4,065 2:55
1962 reg season 1962-08-02 Kansas City Athletics 5 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Ed Rakow Hank Aguirre John Wyatt 8,794 2:44
1962 reg season 1962-08-02 St. Louis Cardinals 5 Cincinnati Reds 1 box | pbp Crosley Field Ernie Broglio Bob Purkey -- 15,996 2:37
1962 reg season 1962-08-02 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Johnny Podres Joe Gibbon Larry Sherry 40,722 2:08
1962 reg season 1962-08-02 Houston Colt 45s 3 Milwaukee Braves 0 box | pbp County Stadium Turk Farrell Lew Burdette -- 8,338 2:20
1962 reg season 1962-08-02 Philadelphia Phillies 9 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Polo Grounds V Art Mahaffey Craig Anderson -- 6,042 2:58
1962 reg season 1962-08-02 Chicago Cubs 3 San Francisco Giants 4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Billy Pierce Dick Ellsworth Don Larsen 7,454 2:39
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 92 57 35 .620 0.0 440 384 56 W3 25-15 32-20 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
1962 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 97 54 43 .557 5.5 481 419 62 W2 26-20 28-24 2 2 7 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 95 49 46 .516 9.5 397 391 6 L2 22-21 27-25 3 3 8 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 96 49 47 .510 10.0 418 391 27 L2 23-21 26-26 4 4 10 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 92 46 46 .500 11.0 415 412 3 L3 19-22 27-24 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 91 40 51 .440 16.5 392 470 -78 W3 16-22 24-29 6 6 12 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 47 19 28 .404 15.5 215 260 -45 W1 19-28 1-0 7 7 14 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 92 37 55 .402 20.0 352 398 -46 L4 18-20 19-35 8 8 15 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 46 16 30 .348 18.0 163 193 -30 L1 16-30 0-0 9 9 18 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 11.0 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 20 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 100 66 34 .660 0.0 540 412 128 W1 31-17 35-17 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 102 63 39 .618 4.0 559 445 114 W1 24-24 39-15 2 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1962 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 100 59 41 .590 7.0 504 465 39 L1 19-26 40-15 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 93 52 41 .559 10.5 423 397 26 L1 21-21 31-20 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 102 57 45 .559 10.0 521 429 92 W1 25-25 32-20 5 5 6 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 92 47 45 .511 15.0 418 373 45 L1 20-26 27-19 6 6 9 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 103 45 58 .437 22.5 472 535 -63 W4 15-33 30-25 7 7 13 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 99 38 61 .384 27.5 409 547 -138 L1 17-27 21-35 8 8 16 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Houston Colt 45s franchise | log 50 18 32 .360 23.0 218 245 -27 W1 18-32 1-0 9 9 17 -- dnq
1962 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 99 25 74 .253 40.5 402 618 -216 L4 13-37 12-37 10 10 19 -- dnq
20 record(s)