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Thursday, May 14,1981

Thursday, May 14,1981

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
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  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1981 reg season May 14,1981 Texas Rangers  3  Kansas City Royals  2  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Doc Medich Paul Splittorff Steve Comer 25,892 2:16
1981 reg season May 14,1981 California Angels  9  Milwaukee Brewers  1  box | pbp County Stadium Geoff Zahn Jim Slaton -- 10,969 2:37
1981 reg season May 14,1981 Boston Red Sox  9  Minnesota Twins  7  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Bill Campbell Don Cooper -- 4,884 3:13
1981 reg season May 14,1981 Oakland Athletics  5  New York Yankees  9  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Rich Gossage Jeff Jones -- 35,761 3:12
1981 reg season May 14,1981 Baltimore Orioles  10  Toronto Blue Jays  0  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Mike Flanagan Jim Clancy -- 11,509 2:14
1981 reg season May 14,1981 Chicago Cubs  1  Cincinnati Reds  6  box | pbp Cinergy Field Bruce Berenyi Rick Reuschel -- 11,098 2:26
1981 reg season May 14,1981 St. Louis Cardinals  7  Houston Astros  6  box | pbp Astrodome Jim Otten Joe Sambito Bruce Sutter 20,042 2:54
1981 reg season May 14,1981 Montreal Expos  2  Los Angeles Dodgers  3  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Fernando Valenzuela Steve Ratzer -- 53,906 2:22
1981 reg season May 14,1981 New York Mets  6  San Diego Padres  10  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Gary Lucas Pete Falcone -- 11,147 2:34
1981 reg season May 14,1981 Philadelphia Phillies  3  San Francisco Giants  1  box | pbp Candlestick Park Dick Ruthven Vida Blue Tug McGraw 6,561 2:40
10 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 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
1981 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 23 15 8 .652 0.0 84 73 11 W1 11-4 4-4 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1981 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 27 16 11 .593 1.0 114 100 14 W2 6-7 10-4 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1981 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 31 18 13 .581 1.0 119 98 21 W1 10-9 8-4 3 5 8 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1981 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 3.0 132 152 -20 W2 11-7 4-7 4 8 14 -- dnq
1981 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 29 14 15 .483 4.0 127 122 5 L3 11-7 3-8 5 9 17 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1981 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 30 14 16 .467 4.5 96 115 -19 W2 10-9 4-7 6 10 18 -- dnq
1981 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 31 10 21 .323 9.0 105 138 -33 L2 6-7 4-14 7 12 22 -- dnq
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
1981 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 34 25 9 .735 0.0 158 98 60 L1 12-2 13-7 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1981 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 29 17 12 .586 5.5 150 108 42 W1 5-6 12-6 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1981 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 28 15 13 .536 7.0 122 113 9 L1 6-9 9-4 3 6 12 -- dnq
1981 AL West California Angels franchise | log 34 18 16 .529 7.0 150 133 17 W5 10-4 8-12 4 7 13 -- dnq
1981 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 31 12 19 .387 11.5 115 129 -14 L2 6-8 5-12 5 11 21 -- dnq
1981 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 32 10 22 .313 14.0 116 166 -50 L3 3-9 7-13 6 13 23 -- dnq
1981 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 24 7 17 .292 13.0 66 109 -43 L1 4-7 3-10 7 14 24 -- Lost in 1st Round (Athletics)
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
1981 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 26 17 9 .654 0.0 128 95 33 W1 7-4 10-5 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1981 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 31 19 12 .613 0.5 143 128 15 W1 5-7 14-5 2 3 5 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Expos)
1981 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 30 17 13 .567 2.0 125 134 -9 L3 4-7 13-6 3 4 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1981 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 26 13 13 .500 4.0 105 95 10 W1 10-8 2-6 4 7 15 -- dnq
1981 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 28 8 20 .286 10.0 88 128 -40 L4 2-8 6-12 5 11 25 -- dnq
1981 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 29 6 23 .207 12.5 78 130 -52 L4 1-13 4-11 6 12 26 -- dnq
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
1981 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 32 23 9 .719 0.0 122 80 42 W4 13-6 10-3 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1981 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 5.0 127 115 12 L1 11-6 6-9 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1981 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 31 17 14 .548 5.5 136 125 11 W3 7-6 10-8 3 6 11 -- dnq
1981 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 35 17 18 .486 7.5 125 122 3 L1 11-9 6-9 4 8 16 -- dnq
1981 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 8.5 100 96 4 L1 10-7 5-11 5 9 19 -- Lost in 1st Round (Dodgers)
1981 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 33 13 20 .394 10.5 117 146 -29 W4 7-14 6-6 6 10 20 -- dnq
26 record(s)