Baseball on Thursday, April 27, 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
Boston Red Sox5Detroit Tigers2BoxDave Hillman (1-0)Jim Bunning (0-2)BOS  R Nixon (1), V Wertz (1)Norm Cash (37.8)
Chicago White Sox9KC1 UNBRIDGED1BoxEarly Wynn (2-0)Bud Daley (1-3)KC1  J Hankins (1)Minnie Minoso (31.0)
Minnesota Twins4LAA UNBRIDGED2BoxCamilo Pascual (2-0)Eli Grba (1-2)LAA  E Averill (1)  MIN  E Battey (1)Earl Battey (42.1)
Cleveland Indians3New York Yankees4BoxArt Ditmar (2-0)Johnny Antonelli (0-2)NoneHector Lopez (17.3)
Baltimore Orioles5Washington Senators0BoxDick Hall (1-0)Joe McClain (2-1)NoneBrooks Robinson (25.1)
Cincinnati Reds2Chicago Cubs5BoxDon Cardwell (2-0)Ken Hunt (1-1)CHN  D Cardwell (1), F Thomas (2)  CIN  F Robinson (3)Al Heist (21.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins93.750--53587-22-1W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers83.7270.566422-06-3L2Game Log
New York Yankees75.5832.052502-45-1W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox65.5452.536343-23-3W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians76.5382.556567-40-2L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox55.5003.042392-23-3W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles67.4623.551521-04-8W1Game Log
Washington Senators II48.3335.029413-41-4L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics36.3334.551481-22-4L1Game Log
Los Angeles Angels00.0006.0000-00-0--Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants85.6151.542462-06-5W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates75.5832.050503-34-2W2Game Log
Milwaukee Braves54.5562.541364-31-1W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs76.5382.539453-64-0W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers87.5332.569670-08-7L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals67.4623.556534-42-3L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds58.3854.544393-82-0L6Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies48.3335.037422-52-3L1Game Log

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