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visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Tuesday, May 02, 1961

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AL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Detroit Tigers15114.733-9156353-08-41479057.612
AL -222New York Yankees16106.6251.5676164-56-11469947.678
AL -335Minnesota Twins17107.5882.07284-127-43-31436083.420
AL -447Baltimore Orioles18108.5562.5737035-14-81448559.590
AL -558Cleveland Indians1798.5293.0736767-52-31446975.479
AL -6611Chicago White Sox1578.4674.0676614-53-31477968.537
AL -7710Boston Red Sox1578.4674.05062-124-53-31476978.469
AL -8814Kansas City Athletics1468.4294.5807372-34-51475592.374
AL -9917Washington Senators II17512.2947.03961-223-42-81445688.389
AL -101018Los Angeles Angels000---3.50000-00-01617091.435
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113Pittsburgh Pirates16106.625-7060106-44-21386573.471
NL -224San Francisco Giants17107.5880.5676344-26-51377562.547
NL -336Los Angeles Dodgers19118.5790.5969153-18-71357857.578
NL -449Chicago Cubs1798.5291.56365-23-66-21375582.401
NL -5512Milwaukee Braves1367.4622.55868-104-32-41417764.546
NL -6613Cincinnati Reds18810.4443.0605733-85-21368551.625
NL -7715St. Louis Cardinals17710.4123.57582-74-43-61377364.533
NL -8816Philadelphia Phillies17611.3534.56467-34-82-31374196.299
18 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season