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Thursday, May 15,1969

Thursday, May 15,1969

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1969 reg season 1969-05-15 Chicago White Sox 1 Detroit Tigers 2 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Pat Dobson Bob Locker -- 12,868 3:05
1969 reg season 1969-05-15 Cleveland Indians 2 Kansas City Royals 5 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Mike Hedlund Luis Tiant Moe Drabowsky 9,121 2:28
1969 reg season 1969-05-15 Baltimore Orioles 5 Minnesota Twins 0 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Dave McNally Jim Kaat -- 11,423 2:21
1969 reg season 1969-05-15 Atlanta Braves 6 New York Mets 5 box | pbp Shea Stadium Pat Jarvis Don Cardwell Cecil Upshaw 14,370 2:47
1969 reg season 1969-05-15 Cincinnati Reds 0 Philadelphia Phillies 7 box | pbp Shibe Park Rick Wise Tony Cloninger -- 3,294 2:37
5 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
1969 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 36 24 12 .667 0.0 184 112 72 W2 12-5 12-7 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Mets)
1969 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 31 20 11 .645 1.5 153 127 26 W1 13-6 7-5 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1969 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 35 17 18 .486 6.5 141 142 -1 L1 8-13 9-5 3 7 12 -- dnq
1969 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 6.5 116 112 4 W1 5-7 10-9 4 8 13 -- dnq
1969 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 34 13 21 .382 10.0 127 153 -26 W1 9-12 4-9 5 10 20 -- dnq
1969 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 28 6 22 .214 14.0 81 164 -83 L1 4-10 2-12 6 12 24 -- dnq
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
1969 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 31 20 11 .645 0.0 153 110 43 L1 7-5 13-6 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1969 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 30 19 11 .633 0.5 152 103 49 L2 7-7 12-4 2 4 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1969 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 26 13 13 .500 4.5 97 98 -1 L1 8-9 5-4 3 6 10 -- dnq
1969 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 32 16 16 .500 4.5 115 123 -8 W1 8-9 8-7 4 5 11 Yes dnq
1969 AL West Seattle Pilots franchise | log 31 13 18 .419 7.0 137 168 -31 L1 4-10 9-8 5 9 18 -- dnq
1969 AL West California Angels franchise | log 29 11 18 .379 8.0 89 133 -44 W1 3-6 8-12 6 11 21 -- dnq
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
1969 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 34 23 11 .676 0.0 164 103 61 W4 9-5 14-6 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1969 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 5.0 127 140 -13 L2 6-5 11-10 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1969 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 7.5 126 123 3 L1 7-6 8-12 3 7 15 -- Won World Series (Orioles)
1969 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 32 14 18 .438 8.0 102 114 -12 W2 9-4 5-14 4 8 16 -- dnq
1969 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 30 13 17 .433 8.0 117 129 -12 W1 6-5 7-12 5 9 17 -- dnq
1969 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 30 11 19 .367 10.0 115 141 -26 L2 6-8 5-11 6 11 22 -- dnq
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
1969 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 32 22 10 .688 0.0 144 126 18 W1 9-7 13-3 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1969 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 32 19 13 .594 3.0 140 117 23 W2 8-11 11-2 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1969 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 31 18 13 .581 3.5 143 109 34 L2 9-10 9-3 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1969 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 32 15 17 .469 7.0 165 141 24 L1 9-12 6-5 4 6 14 -- dnq
1969 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 36 15 21 .417 9.0 111 167 -56 L3 8-14 7-7 5 10 19 -- dnq
1969 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 36 13 23 .361 11.0 128 172 -44 W2 6-16 7-7 6 12 23 -- dnq
24 record(s)