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MLB Games on Thursday September 28, 1961

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Washington Senators IIAL4Los Angeles AngelsAL13Box | PBP91,681Wrigley FieldNight2:26Eli GrbaDick Donovan---Hunt, Long, Wagner
Cleveland IndiansAL12Minnesota TwinsAL5Box | PBP93,323Metropolitan StadiumDay2:40Wynn HawkinsPedro Ramos---Held (2), Killebrew, Kirkland
Los Angeles DodgersNL10Philadelphia PhilliesNL0Box | PBP93,651Connie Mack StadiumNight2:34Don DrysdaleChris Short---Drysdale, Spencer
San Francisco GiantsNL7Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP95,384Forbes FieldNight2:38Jim DuffaloEarl FrancisStu MillerBurgess, Stuart
4 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 Thursday, September 28, 1961

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111New York Yankees16010654.663-82161021144-3862-1623-11.500
AL -222Detroit Tigers1609961.6197.082166016148-3050-322201.000
AL -334Baltimore Orioles1619467.58412.568458310147-3446-341101.000
AL -447Chicago White Sox1618675.53420.57607194133-4753-28101.000
AL -5510Cleveland Indians1587781.48728.0719730-1137-4040-41312.333
AL -6612Boston Red Sox1607684.47530.0727786-5926-5250-32202.000
AL -7713Minnesota Twins1587187.44934.0697762-6534-4636-422-13-0.500
AL -8815Kansas City Athletics1596099.37745.5680855-17528-5432-45211.500
AL -9916Washington Senators II1585999.37346.0609769-16026-5333-46321.667
AL -101018Los Angeles Angels000---26.00000-00-01617091.435
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113Cincinnati Reds1519259.609-6956385745-2947-30312.333
NL -225Los Angeles Dodgers1528864.5794.57266933343-3245-32211.500
NL -336San Francisco Giants1528468.5538.576264611639-3645-32211.500
NL -448Milwaukee Braves1528171.53311.57036455838-4043-312201.000
NL -559St. Louis Cardinals1537974.51614.06896662330-4548-301101.000
NL -6611Pittsburgh Pirates1517378.48319.06796601937-4036-38321.667
NL -7714Chicago Cubs1546490.41629.5685791-10624-5439-37000---
NL -8817Philadelphia Phillies15348105.31445.0582782-20025-5222-541-12-1.000
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