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Thursday August 12,1971This 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 1971-08-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics9Boston Red Sox2BoxDiego SeguiKen Brett(none)
Cleveland Indians6Chicago White Sox2BoxAlan FosterWilbur Wood(none)
Detroit Tigers4Milwaukee Brewers3BoxMickey LolichMarty Pattin(none)
Baltimore Orioles8Minnesota Twins2BoxJim PalmerJim Kaat(none)
California Angels0New York Yankees3BoxFritz PetersonRudy May(none)
California Angels1New York Yankees2BoxMike KekichLloyd Allen(none)
Kansas City Royals2Washington Senators II0BoxKen WrightJim ShellenbackTom Burgmeier
Kansas City Royals1Washington Senators II2BoxPete BrobergRoger NelsonCasey Cox
Houston Astros5Atlanta Braves10BoxRon ReedWade Blasingame(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxBucky BrandonPete Mikkelsen(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxSteve CarltonLuke Walker(none)
New York Mets0San Diego Padres3BoxSteve ArlinNolan Ryan(none)

Standings as of 1971-08-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Baltimore Orioles1127042.625--52139712433-2537-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium463115.674
237Boston Red Sox1176453.5478.55144961828-2836-25L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park452124.467
348Detroit Tigers1176453.5478.55174863128-3436-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium452718.600
4612New York Yankees1186058.50813.04904682228-3232-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I442222.500
51121Cleveland Indians1184969.41524.0392489-9726-3223-37W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium441133.250
61222Washington Senators II1164769.40525.0380478-9821-3426-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium431627.372
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1177542.641--52341311044-1831-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum442618.591
2510Kansas City Royals1156055.52214.04363954129-3031-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium462521.543
3715Chicago White Sox1175562.47020.0444445-129-2926-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park452421.533
4817California Angels1195564.46221.0391436-4531-3024-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium432122.488
5918Minnesota Twins1155164.44323.0463509-4624-3327-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium452322.511
61020Milwaukee Brewers1154867.41726.0373432-5922-3026-37L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium462125.457
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Pittsburgh Pirates1187147.602--58443215232-2639-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium442618.591
235St. Louis Cardinals1206654.5506.0535536-130-2535-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II422418.571
346Chicago Cubs1156352.5486.54694393029-3134-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field472027.426
4814New York Mets1155857.50411.54313973428-3030-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium472522.532
51019Philadelphia Phillies1185266.44119.0414498-8426-3526-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnVeterans Stadium441529.341
61123Montreal Expos1164571.38825.0407535-12824-3721-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park452619.578
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124San Francisco Giants1206951.575--5254962929-2840-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park422121.500
259Los Angeles Dodgers1186454.5424.04964286833-2531-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium442519.568
3611Atlanta Braves1155956.5137.5462480-1828-3331-23W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium472324.489
4713Houston Astros1135756.5048.54243962824-2833-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome492227.449
5916Cincinnati Reds1185563.46613.0413426-1324-3831-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium442420.545
61224San Diego Padres1164274.36225.0354451-9716-4226-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium451926.422