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MLB Games on Monday May 15, 1961

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL10Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP915,783Memorial StadiumNight2:38Paul FoytackDick Hall---Herzog
Cleveland IndiansAL13Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP93,130Fenway ParkDay2:40Mudcat GrantTed Wills---Romano, Yastrzemski
Minnesota TwinsAL5Chicago White SoxAL0Box | PBP99,123Comiskey ParkNight2:20Camilo PascualCal McLish------
Los Angeles AngelsAL3Kansas City AthleticsAL5Box | PBP95,646Municipal StadiumNight2:47Bud DaleyTed Bowsfield---Bauer, Bilko
Milwaukee BravesNL7Los Angeles DodgersNL5Box | PBP918,880Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumNight2:53Lew BurdetteJohnny Podres---Burdette, Mathews (2), Neal, Thomas
Chicago CubsNL1San Francisco GiantsNL14Box | PBP98,013Candlestick ParkDay2:30Mike McCormickDick Ellsworth---Alou, Alou, Cepeda (2)
6 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 Monday, May 15, 1961

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Detroit Tigers30219.700-1871236411-310-61328052.606
AL -223New York Yankees271611.5933.5122111118-88-31359342.689
AL -335Minnesota Twins281612.5714.0140148-88-48-81325478.409
AL -448Cleveland Indians281513.5365.0119101189-66-71336370.474
AL -559Baltimore Orioles301614.5335.01411311011-64-91327953.598
AL -6612Kansas City Athletics241113.4587.0116128-123-68-71375087.365
AL -7713Washington Senators II301317.4338.082105-237-76-101314883.366
AL -8814Chicago White Sox271116.4078.5118125-74-67-101357560.556
AL -9916Boston Red Sox26917.34610.090124-347-123-41366769.493
AL -101018Los Angeles Angels000---6.00000-00-01617091.435
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112San Francisco Giants27189.667-13899399-39-61276760.528
NL -224Los Angeles Dodgers311813.5812.0161143188-410-91237152.577
NL -336Pittsburgh Pirates251411.5603.011310586-58-61296168.473
NL -447Cincinnati Reds271512.5563.010593127-108-21277849.614
NL -5510Milwaukee Braves241212.5004.5116122-66-56-71307159.546
NL -6611St. Louis Cardinals241113.4585.51009915-76-61306961.531
NL -7715Chicago Cubs271017.3708.096136-404-136-41275473.425
NL -8817Philadelphia Phillies27819.29610.084116-324-104-91273988.307
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