Page Notes  
Events related to Wednesday May 6, 1981 There are multiple baseball-related topics here, viewable individually through the VIEWS section.
About the Data:Retrosheet Data | Boxscores Data

Learn more about TBC data and the site in the About TBC section. Also, don't forget to find a way to Support TBC.
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

MLB Games on Wednesday May 6, 1981

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Minnesota TwinsAL4Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP99,085Memorial StadiumNight3:04Sammy StewartJack O'Connor------
New York YankeesAL5California AngelsAL2Box | PBP937,410Anaheim StadiumNight2:59Ron GuidryMike WittRich GossageDent
Boston Red SoxAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL1Box | PBP921,400Royals StadiumNight2:30Dennis EckersleyDennis Leonard---Evans
Detroit TigersAL3Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP915,763Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:40Milt WilcoxRick Langford------
Milwaukee BrewersAL1Seattle MarinersAL12Box | PBP94,828The KingdomeNight2:30Mike ParrottRandy Lerch------
Chicago White SoxAL2Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP912,104Arlington StadiumNight2:56John Henry JohnsonBritt Burns------
Cleveland IndiansAL4Toronto Blue JaysAL1Box | PBP911,469Exhibition StadiumNight2:17Bert BlylevenJackson Todd------
Houston AstrosNL1Chicago CubsNL2Box | PBP112,572Wrigley FieldDay3:27Lee SmithFrank LaCorte------
Pittsburgh PiratesNL8Cincinnati RedsNL9Box | PBP914,551Riverfront StadiumNight2:48Tom HumeGrant Jackson---Easler, Foster, Parker
San Diego PadresNL13Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP913,066Olympic StadiumNight2:55Juan EichelbergerRay Burris---Parrish, Perkins
San Francisco GiantsNL6New York MetsNL4Box | PBP95,119Shea StadiumNight3:28Greg MintonPat Zachry------
Los Angeles DodgersNL2Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Box | PBP925,850Veterans StadiumNight2:09Burt HootonNino Espinosa---Cey
Atlanta BravesNL10St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP99,640Busch Stadium IINight2:37Gaylord PerryBob Forsch---Chambliss, Scott
13 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 Wednesday, May 06, 1981

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East122Cleveland Indians16115.688-5746117-14-4874146.471
AL East237New York Yankees24159.625-8974159-66-3834439.530
AL East359Milwaukee Brewers22139.5911.0104861810-43-5874938.563
AL East4610Baltimore Orioles21129.5711.5848312-510-4844737.560
AL East5815Detroit Tigers241113.4584.07688-129-62-7854936.576
AL East61019Boston Red Sox22913.4095.085123-385-64-7865036.581
AL East71221Toronto Blue Jays23815.3486.57890-126-72-8832954.349
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics27216.778-129606911-010-6824339.524
AL West248Texas Rangers22139.5915.511584313-510-4834439.530
AL West3711Chicago White Sox221210.5456.5958876-86-2844242.500
AL West4916California Angels271215.4449.0109118-97-45-11833944.470
AL West51120Minnesota Twins251015.40010.09298-66-83-8843153.369
AL West61323Kansas City Royals19613.31611.05583-284-52-8844440.524
AL West71425Seattle Mariners26719.26913.599146-473-74-12833746.446
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113St. Louis Cardinals19136.684-9568275-38-3834637.554
NL East224Montreal Expos22157.6820.510510054-411-3864541.523
NL East346Philadelphia Phillies24168.6670.511395184-512-3834340.518
NL East4714Pittsburgh Pirates1899.5003.57463116-42-6843747.440
NL East51124New York Mets21615.2868.06998-292-54-10823547.427
NL East61226Chicago Cubs22517.2279.55896-380-84-10813348.407
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West135Los Angeles Dodgers25178.680-94613310-57-3854639.541
NL West2512Cincinnati Reds221210.5453.51009377-65-4865432.628
NL West3613Atlanta Braves251312.5204.0101881310-63-6813744.457
NL West4817San Francisco Giants271215.4446.096104-88-74-8844440.524
NL West5918Houston Astros251114.4406.06668-27-54-9855035.588
NL West61022San Diego Padres26917.3468.577114-376-113-6843252.381
26 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