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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, August 26, 1961

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111New York Yankees1298544.659-67050816236-2949-1533249.727
AL -222Detroit Tigers1288345.6481.567052114939-1943-27341816.529
AL -335Baltimore Orioles1317655.58010.05754908540-2735-29311912.613
AL -449Chicago White Sox1286662.51618.55895672222-3944-23342014.588
AL -5510Cleveland Indians1286464.50020.5584589-527-2837-36331419.424
AL -6612Boston Red Sox1336172.45926.0599667-6820-4641-26291514.517
AL -7713Minnesota Twins1275572.43329.0574638-6427-4328-29331518.455
AL -8815Washington Senators II1245074.40332.5508595-8722-4228-32371126.297
AL -9916Kansas City Athletics1284682.35938.5523698-17522-4724-35331518.455
AL -101018Los Angeles Angels000---20.50000-00-01617091.435
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113Cincinnati Reds1287652.594-5935573640-2536-2726179.654
NL -224Los Angeles Dodgers1217150.5871.55805404036-2235-28331815.545
NL -336San Francisco Giants1236855.5535.562152110033-2635-29311714.548
NL -447Milwaukee Braves1226656.5417.05825325034-2932-27321715.531
NL -558St. Louis Cardinals1246559.5249.05665422426-3638-24301515.500
NL -6611Pittsburgh Pirates1205961.49213.05465301628-3031-31341618.471
NL -7714Chicago Cubs1235271.42321.5563643-8019-4432-28311219.387
NL -8817Philadelphia Phillies1233588.28538.5461647-18619-4515-44311219.387
18 record(s)
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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