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MLB Games on Monday May 8, 1961

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL5Los Angeles AngelsAL6Box | PBP96,103Wrigley FieldNight2:24Ken McBrideGene ConleyTom MorganHunt, Jensen
Los Angeles DodgersNL4Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Box | PBP108,529Connie Mack StadiumNight3:36Turk FarrellChris Short---Davis
2 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 Monday, May 08, 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 -337Baltimore 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 -7714Boston Red Sox19811.4217.07591-165-83-31436875.476
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 -335Los Angeles Dodgers251411.5602.012611976-48-71297554.581
NL -446Pittsburgh Pirates20119.5502.5828206-55-41346470.478
NL -5510St. Louis Cardinals201010.5003.5888624-46-61347064.522
NL -6612Milwaukee Braves18810.4444.58190-94-34-71367561.551
NL -7713Chicago Cubs21912.4295.07392-193-86-41335578.414
NL -8817Philadelphia Phillies22616.2738.57295-234-102-61324191.311
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