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MLB Games on Thursday August 5, 1971

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL4Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP927,778Fenway ParkNight2:55Gary PetersLes CainSparky LyleGriffin, Horton
Chicago White SoxAL1California AngelsAL0Box | PBP97,457Anaheim StadiumNight2:11Wilbur WoodClyde Wright------
Minnesota TwinsAL4Kansas City RoyalsAL7Box | PBP99,255Municipal StadiumNight2:40Ted AbernathyStan WilliamsTom Burgmeier---
Baltimore OriolesAL0New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP918,509Yankee Stadium INight2:04Mel StottlemyreMike Cuellar------
Milwaukee BrewersAL1Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP93,945Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:00Catfish HunterBill Parsons---Jackson, May
Cleveland IndiansAL7Washington Senators IIAL1Box | PBP94,694RFK Memorial StadiumNight2:45Vince ColbertMike ThompsonEd Farmer---
New York MetsNL1Atlanta BravesNL2Box | PBP1723,598Atlanta StadiumNight4:23Steve BarberRon Taylor------
San Diego PadresNL0Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP925,233Wrigley FieldDay2:07Juan PizarroClay Kirby------
Los Angeles DodgersNL3Houston AstrosNL0Box | PBP917,893AstrodomeNight2:21Bill SingerJack Billingham------
Pittsburgh PiratesNL7Montreal ExposNL2Box | PBP921,233Jarry ParkNight2:20Bruce KisonJohn Strohmayer---Oliver, Pagan, Stargell
San Francisco GiantsNL2St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP918,641Busch Stadium IINight2:12Reggie ClevelandJuan MarichalMoe DrabowskyCruz, Kingman
11 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 Thursday, August 05, 1971

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East122Baltimore Orioles1066640.623-49337112229-2337-17523517.673
AL East235Boston Red Sox1096346.5784.54774364128-2835-18532231.415
AL East349Detroit Tigers1105852.52710.0466457922-3336-19523319.635
AL East4614New York Yankees1125656.50013.04644531128-3228-24502624.520
AL East51121Washington Senators II1084464.40723.0359453-9421-3423-30511932.373
AL East61222Cleveland Indians1124567.40224.0370468-9822-3023-37501535.300
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics1097039.642-48737910840-1830-21523121.596
AL West2510Kansas City Royals1075552.51414.04073802725-2930-23543024.556
AL West3715Chicago White Sox1105258.47318.5420423-326-2826-30522725.519
AL West4816California Angels1135360.46919.0379416-3730-2823-32492326.469
AL West5918Minnesota Twins1094960.45021.0443484-4122-3227-28512526.490
AL West61020Milwaukee Brewers1094663.42224.0356401-4520-2926-34522329.442
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113Pittsburgh Pirates1116942.622-56741415332-2637-16512823.549
NL East236St. Louis Cardinals1136350.5587.0506503329-2533-26492722.551
NL East347Chicago Cubs1106050.5458.54494262328-3032-20522329.442
NL East4712New York Mets1095554.50513.03963771925-2730-27532825.528
NL East51019Philadelphia Phillies1114863.43221.0398476-7822-3226-31511932.373
NL East61123Montreal Expos1114368.38726.0394516-12222-3421-34502822.560
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West124San Francisco Giants1146747.588-5074634428-2539-22482325.479
NL West258Los Angeles Dodgers1126052.5366.04734136031-2429-28502921.580
NL West3611Houston Astros1075552.5148.54053693623-2632-26552431.436
NL West4813Atlanta Braves1095554.5059.5429442-1326-3329-21532726.509
NL West5917Cincinnati Reds1135261.46014.5388414-2624-3828-23492722.551
NL West61224San Diego Padres1103872.34527.0336435-9914-4124-31512328.451
24 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