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Sunday July 16,1961This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1961-07-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees2Baltimore Orioles1BoxBud DaleySteve Barber(none)
Boston Red Sox3Chicago White Sox4BoxFrank BaumannArnold Earley(none)
Boston Red Sox5Chicago White Sox3BoxDave HillmanCal McLish(none)
Minnesota Twins5Cleveland Indians7BoxGary BellJim KaatBarry Latman
Minnesota Twins12Cleveland Indians5BoxDon LeeDick Stigman(none)
Kansas City Athletics1Detroit Tigers11BoxDon MossiJim Archer(none)
Kansas City Athletics3Detroit Tigers8BoxPhil ReganJerry Walker(none)
Chicago Cubs4Cincinnati Reds2BoxDick EllsworthKen HuntBob Anderson
Pittsburgh Pirates11Los Angeles Dodgers12BoxJohnny PodresRoy Face(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3San Francisco Giants7BoxSam JonesJim OwensStu Miller
Milwaukee Braves9St. Louis Cardinals1BoxBob HendleyAl CicotteDon Nottebart

Standings as of 1961-07-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers905931.656--47737610128-1430-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium724230.583
222New York Yankees875631.6441.547034612424-2132-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I755322.707
335Baltimore Orioles905040.5569.03883543427-1822-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium724527.625
446Cleveland Indians914942.53810.54364013523-1726-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium702941.414
559Chicago White Sox914447.48415.54374261115-2929-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park714229.592
6611Boston Red Sox914348.47316.5397455-5817-2826-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park713338.465
7713Washington Senators II894049.44918.5362414-5218-2622-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyGriffith Stadium722151.292
8815Minnesota Twins893752.41621.5409476-6717-2920-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium713338.465
9916Kansas City Athletics893356.37125.5383494-11116-3217-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneMunicipal Stadium722844.389
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Cincinnati Reds885632.636--4153556030-1826-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field663729.561
224Los Angeles Dodgers885137.5805.04143942024-1527-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum663828.576
337San Francisco Giants884741.5349.04353716422-1725-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park663828.576
448Pittsburgh Pirates814338.5319.5375366920-2023-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field733241.438
5510Milwaukee Braves813942.48113.5381376520-2119-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium734429.603
6612St. Louis Cardinals843945.46415.0375385-1018-2620-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park704129.586
7714Chicago Cubs853847.44716.5397450-5316-2722-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field692643.377
8817Philadelphia Phillies832657.31327.5323418-9517-288-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium712150.296