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Friday, July 21,1961

Friday, July 21,1961

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1961 reg season Jul 21,1961 New York Yankees  11  Boston Red Sox  8  box | pbp Fenway Park Luis Arroyo Arnold Earley -- 32,186 3:39
1961 reg season Jul 21,1961 Detroit Tigers  2  Kansas City Athletics  3  box | pbp Municipal Stadium Jim Archer Phil Regan -- 16,548 2:34
1961 reg season Jul 21,1961 Washington Senators II  5  Los Angeles Angels  16  box | pbp Wrigley Field Ron Moeller Ed Hobaugh Art Fowler 6,252 3:35
1961 reg season Jul 21,1961 Cleveland Indians  3  Minnesota Twins  4  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Don Lee Joe Schaffernoth -- 17,100 2:35
1961 reg season Jul 21,1961 Chicago Cubs  3  Philadelphia Phillies  4  box | pbp Shibe Park Jack Baldschun Barney Schultz -- 5,413 3:13
1961 reg season Jul 21,1961 Milwaukee Braves  5  Pittsburgh Pirates  3  box | pbp Forbes Field Lew Burdette Bob Friend Don Nottebart 28,290 2:54
1961 reg season Jul 21,1961 Los Angeles Dodgers  1  St. Louis Cardinals  10  box | pbp Sportsman's Park III Curt Simmons Don Drysdale -- 13,922 2:28
7 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1961 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 95 61 34 .642 0.0 510 403 107 L1 28-15 32-20 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 92 59 33 .641 0.5 497 377 120 W1 27-23 32-10 2 2 2 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1961 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 94 52 42 .553 8.5 408 383 25 L1 29-19 22-24 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 96 52 44 .542 9.5 466 434 32 L1 23-18 29-26 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 94 47 47 .500 13.5 451 435 16 W3 15-29 32-18 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 97 44 53 .454 18.0 435 497 -62 L4 18-32 26-21 6 6 12 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 93 42 51 .452 18.0 390 441 -51 L1 18-27 24-24 7 7 13 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 93 39 54 .419 21.0 421 485 -64 W1 18-31 21-23 8 8 14 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 93 34 59 .366 26.0 398 513 -115 W1 16-35 18-24 9 9 16 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 13.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 18 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 92 56 36 .609 0.0 431 398 33 L5 30-18 26-18 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1961 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 92 54 38 .587 2.0 439 412 27 L1 26-16 28-22 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 91 48 43 .527 7.5 454 390 64 W1 23-18 25-25 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 84 44 40 .524 8.0 386 377 9 L1 20-21 24-19 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 87 44 43 .506 9.5 425 399 26 W2 25-22 19-21 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 91 45 46 .495 10.5 427 417 10 W1 18-26 26-21 6 6 11 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 91 38 53 .418 17.5 419 491 -72 L6 16-33 22-20 7 7 15 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 88 29 59 .330 25.0 345 442 -97 W1 18-28 10-32 8 8 17 -- dnq
18 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Mickey McDermott Kansas City Athletics Hist Sold by St. Louis Cardinals to Kansas City Athletics
Ken Johnson Cincinnati Reds Hist Traded from Toronto (International) to Cincinnati Reds for Orlando Pena
Orlando Pena -- Hist Traded from Cincinnati Reds to Toronto (International) for Ken Johnson
Frank House Detroit Tigers Hist Traded from Baltimore Orioles to Detroit Tigers for Harry Chiti
Harry Chiti Baltimore Orioles Hist Traded from Detroit Tigers to Baltimore Orioles for Frank House
5 record(s)