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Baseball on Thursday, May 18, 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
Detroit Tigers0Boston Red Sox1BoxGene Conley (2-3)Jim Bunning (2-4)NoneDon Buddin (7.7)
Chicago White Sox6LAA UNBRIDGED4BoxFrank Baumann (2-2)Ryne Duren (0-3)LAA  D Rice (1)Rocky Bridges (41.1)
KC1 UNBRIDGED4Minnesota Twins3BoxRay Herbert (3-2)Jim Kaat (1-3)KC1  M Throneberry (5)  MIN  B Allison (8)Marv Throneberry (43.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers2310.697--20612913-410-6L1Game Log
New York Yankees1613.5525.01311228-88-5L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1614.5335.51471578-58-9L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians1614.5335.512710910-76-7W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics1313.5006.51261354-69-7W4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1616.5006.514615011-64-11L5Game Log
Washington Senators II1517.4697.5931149-76-10W5Game Log
Chicago White Sox1316.4488.01291335-68-10W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1118.37910.0991327-125-5W1Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants209.6902.01441039-311-6W5Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1611.5934.01191096-510-6W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1712.5864.0111969-108-2W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1914.5764.01661498-411-10W1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves1313.5006.51221277-66-7L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1115.4238.51041055-96-6L4Game Log
Chicago Cubs1019.34511.01001424-156-4L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies821.27613.0871224-104-11L2Game Log

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