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Baseball on Saturday, June 17, 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
Washington Senators5Boston Red Sox6BoxGalen Cisco (1-1)Joe McClain (6-5)BOS  J Pagliaroni (5)  WS2  W Tasby (9), G Woodling (5)Jim Pagliaroni (40.5)
Minnesota Twins1Chicago White Sox5BoxJuan Pizarro (2-0)Jim Kaat (2-6)NoneAndy Carey (22.6)
Baltimore Orioles4Cleveland Indians1BoxMilt Pappas (2-3)Wynn Hawkins (5-4)NoneJackie Brandt (17.4)
New York Yankees10Detroit Tigers12BoxPaul Foytack (4-4)Bud Daley (4-9)DET  C Fernandez (3), A Kaline (7)  NYA  C Boyer (3), E Howard (1), M Mantle (20), R Maris (23)Norm Cash (25.4)
LAA UNBRIDGED3KC1 UNBRIDGED0BoxTed Bowsfield (3-2)Bob Shaw (3-5)NoneEarl Averill (12.2)
MLN UNBRIDGED0Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxStan Williams (5-6)Bob Buhl (3-5)LAN  D Spencer (7)Daryl Spencer (19.1)
Cincinnati Reds10Philadelphia Phillies5BoxBob Purkey (8-3)Robin Roberts (1-8)CIN  G Coleman 2 (12), B Schmidt (1)Gordy Coleman (35.9)
St. Louis Cardinals3Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxBobby Shantz (4-1)Ernie Broglio (6-7)PIT  D Stuart (7)Dick Groat (18.7)
Chicago Cubs3San Francisco Giants9BoxBilly O'Dell (3-3)Jack Curtis (2-2)CHN  E Banks (12)  SFN  F Alou (9)Felipe Alou (13.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers4122.651--34126018-1022-13W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians3923.6291.530822820-1019-13L1Game Log
New York Yankees3724.6073.031125014-1623-8L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3231.5089.024726716-1215-20W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox3031.49210.02602829-1721-14W3Game Log
Washington Senators II3032.48410.524927015-1615-16L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2734.44313.02672729-1918-15W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics2633.44113.027431014-2212-11L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2437.39316.025832611-2213-15L1Game Log
National League
Cincinnati Reds3623.6103.026121919-1317-10W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3725.5973.528325814-1023-15W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3524.5934.029224815-620-18W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2926.5278.023424713-1416-12W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2729.48210.523822311-1815-12L1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves2530.45512.024927214-1911-11L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2236.37916.523629012-2310-13L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1836.33318.519523111-177-19L3Game Log

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