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MLB Games on Sunday May 7, 1961

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL8Chicago White SoxAL6Box | PBP90Comiskey ParkDay2:57Joe GrzendaEarly WynnHank AguirreSievers (2), Wood
Detroit TigersAL5Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP921,567Comiskey ParkDay2:29Phil ReganCal McLish---Colavito, Minoso, Smith
Washington Senators IIAL2Cleveland IndiansAL4Box | PBP90Cleveland Municipal StadiumDay2:14Wynn HawkinsTom Sturdivant---Woodling
Washington Senators IIAL4Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP97,576Cleveland Municipal StadiumDay2:42Dave SislerFrank FunkMarty KutynaWoodling
Baltimore OriolesAL4Kansas City AthleticsAL5Box | PBP1010,123Municipal StadiumDay2:59Bud DaleyHoyt Wilhelm---Hankins, Sullivan
New York YankeesAL3Los Angeles AngelsAL5Box | PBP919,722Wrigley FieldDay2:40Ron KlineJim CoatesTex ClevengerBerra, Blanchard, Leek, Pearson, Wagner
Boston Red SoxAL11Minnesota TwinsAL9Box | PBP923,389Metropolitan StadiumDay2:56Mike FornielesCamilo PascualBilly MuffettKillebrew (2), Schilling, Wertz
Cincinnati RedsNL5Milwaukee BravesNL4Box | PBP90County StadiumDay2:40Howie NunnWarren Spahn---Cardenas, Coleman, Post, Robinson
Cincinnati RedsNL4Milwaukee BravesNL0Box | PBP919,852County StadiumDay2:27Jim O'TooleDon Nottebart------
San Francisco GiantsNL7Philadelphia PhilliesNL0Box | PBP99,985Connie Mack StadiumDay2:05Billy LoesRobin Roberts---Alou, Bailey, Cepeda
Los Angeles DodgersNL4Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP917,363Forbes FieldDay2:34Sandy KoufaxRed WittLarry SherryHoward, Larker, Neal, Stuart
Chicago CubsNL2St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP515,299Sportsman's ParkDay1:26Ernie BroglioDon Cardwell------
12 record(s)
Glossary:
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 Sunday, May 07, 1961

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Detroit Tigers21165.762-13382518-18-41418556.603
AL -223New York Yankees21138.6193.09080107-76-11419645.681
AL -336Baltimore Orioles221210.5454.5978987-34-81408357.593
AL -449Minnesota Twins211110.5245.091108-177-44-61395980.424
AL -558Cleveland Indians211110.5245.0868157-54-51406773.479
AL -6611Kansas City Athletics1789.4716.0949132-36-61445391.368
AL -7713Boston Red Sox18810.4446.57085-155-73-31446876.472
AL -8815Washington Senators II22814.3648.55580-255-53-91395386.381
AL -9916Chicago White Sox20713.3508.591102-114-63-71427963.556
AL -101018Los Angeles Angels000---5.50000-00-01617091.435
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112San Francisco Giants21147.667-9572238-26-51337162.534
NL -224Cincinnati Reds231310.5652.08869196-87-21318051.611
NL -335Pittsburgh Pirates20119.5502.5828206-55-41346470.478
NL -447Los Angeles Dodgers241311.5422.512211665-48-71307654.585
NL -5510St. Louis Cardinals201010.5003.5888624-46-61347064.522
NL -6612Milwaukee Braves18810.4444.58190-94-34-71367561.551
NL -7714Chicago Cubs21912.4295.07392-193-86-41335578.414
NL -8817Philadelphia Phillies21615.2868.06991-224-102-51334192.308
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