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Saturday April 29,1961This date in baseball
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Games on 1961-04-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox5Detroit Tigers9BoxFrank LaryTom BrewerHank Aguirre
Chicago White Sox9Kansas City Athletics13BoxDave WickershamGerry Staley(none)
Cleveland Indians2New York Yankees4BoxRalph TerryJim PerryLuis Arroyo
Baltimore Orioles5Washington Senators II0BoxMilt PappasEd Hobaugh(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Chicago Cubs4BoxJohnny PodresDick Ellsworth(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Cincinnati Reds3BoxVern LawJoey JayRoy Face
San Francisco Giants7Milwaukee Braves3BoxJuan MarichalBob Buhl(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxArt MahaffeyRay Sadecki(none)

Standings as of 1961-04-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers1293.750--7547282-07-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1509258.613
222Minnesota Twins1495.6431.05968-97-42-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1466185.418
333New York Yankees1385.6151.5565242-46-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I14910148.678
448Baltimore Orioles1587.5332.5605463-04-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1478760.592
559Cleveland Indians1477.5003.05860-27-50-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1477176.483
6611Chicago White Sox1266.5003.0555413-33-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1508070.533
7710Boston Red Sox1266.5003.04143-23-33-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1507080.467
8814Kansas City Athletics1147.3644.5666151-23-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneMunicipal Stadium1505793.380
9917Washington Senators II14410.2866.03150-193-41-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyGriffith Stadium1475790.388
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Pittsburgh Pirates1385.615--565334-34-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1416774.475
225San Francisco Giants1596.600--4950-13-16-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1397663.547
336Los Angeles Dodgers1697.5630.5787171-08-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1388058.580
447Milwaukee Braves1165.5451.0454324-32-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1437766.538
5512Chicago Cubs1477.5001.54354-113-64-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1405783.407
6613St. Louis Cardinals1578.4672.0686534-43-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1397366.525
8815Philadelphia Phillies1459.3573.54954-53-62-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1404298.300
7716Cincinnati Reds1459.3573.5474523-82-1L7T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1408852.629