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Baseball on Friday, April 21, 1961

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
New York Yankees4Baltimore Orioles2BoxWhitey Ford (2-1)Steve Barber (1-1)NYA  M Mantle (4)Dave Philley (21.8)
Boston Red Sox2Chicago White Sox3BoxCal McLish (1-1)Bill Monbouquette (0-2)NoneLuis Aparicio (18.8)
LAA UNBRIDGED1Detroit Tigers9BoxDon Mossi (2-0)Jerry Casale (0-2)DET  R Colavito (2)  LAA  S Bilko (1)Rocky Colavito (18.6)
Cleveland Indians5KC1 UNBRIDGED3BoxBob Allen (2-0)Ken Johnson (0-1)NoneChuck Essegian (37.0)
Washington Senators5Minnesota Twins3BoxJoe McClain (2-0)Ray Moore (0-1)MIN  L Green (2), D Mincher (2)  WS2  D Long (1)Lenny Green (39.2)
Cincinnati Reds3Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxSandy Koufax (1-1)Jay Hook (0-1)CIN  F Robinson (2)  LAN  W Moon (7), J Roseboro (2)Johnny Roseboro (34.0)
Chicago Cubs3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxDon Cardwell (1-0)Robin Roberts (0-3)NoneClay Dalrymple (38.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees51.833--23181-04-1W5Game Log
Detroit Tigers51.833--43182-03-1W5Game Log
Minnesota Twins52.7140.531265-10-1L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians43.5711.528304-10-2W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox33.5002.017261-22-1W2Game Log
Washington Senators II34.4292.522232-11-3W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox23.4002.512130-12-2L2Game Log
Kansas City Athletics13.2503.011151-20-1L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles15.1674.023300-01-5L3Game Log
National League
St. Louis Cardinals54.5561.544353-32-1W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants54.5561.527320-05-4W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates54.5561.539393-32-1L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds54.5561.539253-42-0L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers65.5452.557570-06-5W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs44.5002.025302-42-0W2Game Log
Milwaukee Braves23.4002.520241-21-1W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies26.2504.024332-40-2L3Game Log

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