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MLB Games on Saturday May 6, 1961

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL11Chicago White SoxAL8Box | PBP95,710Comiskey ParkDay3:17Hank AguirreGerry StaleyTerry FoxLandis, Martin
Baltimore OriolesAL6Kansas City AthleticsAL0Box | PBP97,650Municipal StadiumDay2:35Steve BarberKen Johnson---Brandt
New York YankeesAL3Los Angeles AngelsAL5Box | PBP919,865Wrigley FieldNight2:15Eli GrbaArt Ditmar---Maris, Pearson, Wagner (2)
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Pittsburgh PiratesNL9Box | PBP99,736Forbes FieldDay2:24Joe GibbonRoger CraigRoy FaceMoon
Chicago CubsNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL6Box | PBP96,671Sportsman's ParkDay2:20Ray SadeckiJim Brewer------
5 record(s)
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 Saturday, May 06, 1961

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Detroit Tigers19145.737-12073476-18-41438756.608
AL -222New York Yankees20137.6501.58775127-66-11429646.676
AL -335Baltimore Orioles21129.5713.0938497-24-81418358.589
AL -446Minnesota Twins20119.5503.58297-157-44-51405981.421
AL -557Cleveland Indians19109.5264.0797547-53-41426874.479
AL -6613Kansas City Athletics1679.4385.5898722-35-61455491.372
AL -7714Boston Red Sox17710.4126.05976-174-73-31456976.476
AL -8815Chicago White Sox18711.3896.58289-74-63-51447965.549
AL -9916Washington Senators II20713.3507.54973-244-43-91415487.383
AL -101018Los Angeles Angels000---4.50000-00-01617091.435
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113San Francisco Giants20137.650-8872167-26-51347262.537
NL -224Pittsburgh Pirates19118.5791.5807826-55-31356471.474
NL -338Cincinnati Reds211110.5242.57965144-87-21338251.617
NL -449Los Angeles Dodgers231211.5222.511811444-48-71317754.588
NL -5510Milwaukee Braves1688.5003.07781-44-34-51387563.543
NL -6611St. Louis Cardinals19910.4743.5848404-45-61357164.526
NL -7712Chicago Cubs20911.4504.07188-173-76-41345579.410
NL -8817Philadelphia Phillies20614.3007.06984-154-102-41344193.306
18 record(s)
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