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Baseball on Wednesday, July 05, 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 Tigers6Boston Red Sox2Box G1Jim Bunning (8-6)Billy Muffett (2-9)DET  R Colavito (21)Rocky Colavito (27.4)
Detroit Tigers3Boston Red Sox8Box G2Bill Monbouquette (8-6)Bob Bruce (1-1)BOS  G Geiger (10), J Pagliaroni (10), C Schilling (2)  DET  R Colavito (22), D McAuliffe (3)Jim Pagliaroni (41.2)
Chicago White Sox3KC1 UNBRIDGED8BoxBob Shaw (5-7)Juan Pizarro (4-2)CHA  F Robinson (6)Norm Siebern (19.2)
LAA UNBRIDGED6Minnesota Twins2BoxJim Donohue (3-2)Jim Kaat (3-8)LAA  K Hunt (18)  MIN  J Lemon (9)Steve Bilko (45.0)
Cleveland Indians0New York Yankees6BoxRollie Sheldon (5-2)Gary Bell (5-9)NYA  R Maris (32)Roger Maris (14.4)
Baltimore Orioles2Washington Senators0BoxDick Hall (5-3)Bennie Daniels (4-5)NoneDick Hall (21.8)
St. Louis Cardinals9Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxBob Gibson (6-5)Johnny Podres (8-2)SLN  B Gibson (1), B White 3 (8)Bob Gibson (27.8)
Philadelphia Phillies4MLN UNBRIDGED5Box G1Don McMahon (4-0)Frank Sullivan (3-9)MLN  H Aaron (18), J Torre (8)Hank Aaron (55.5)
Philadelphia Phillies0MLN UNBRIDGED4Box G2Lew Burdette (9-5)Ken Lehman (1-1)MLN  F Mantilla (1), L Maye (8)Felix Mantilla (19.7)
Cincinnati Reds3San Francisco Giants2BoxSherman Jones (1-0)Mike McCormick (7-9)CIN  G Coleman (17), V Pinson (7)Vada Pinson (27.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers5229.642--43935727-1424-16L1Game Log
New York Yankees4929.6281.541731221-2028-9W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4536.5567.035133626-1518-22W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians4536.5567.038134223-1622-20L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox3942.48113.039237412-2727-15L5Game Log
Boston Red Sox3942.48113.036140415-2424-18W1Game Log
Washington Senators II3545.43716.533137318-2617-19L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins3347.41218.535743513-2520-22L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics3148.39220.035442814-2517-23W1Game Log
National League
Cincinnati Reds5029.6331.036731626-1724-12W5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4732.5954.035733624-1523-17L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants4336.5448.039433622-1721-19L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3834.5289.532332015-1623-18L2Game Log
Milwaukee Braves3637.49312.034233718-1918-18W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3441.45315.033733715-2418-18W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs3144.41318.034139914-2517-19W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2450.32424.527835815-218-30L2Game Log

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