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Baseball on Tuesday, September 12, 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 Yankees4Chicago White Sox3BoxRalph Terry (14-2)Billy Pierce (9-9)CHA  L Aparicio (6)Elston Howard (28.1)
KC1 UNBRIDGED1Detroit Tigers3BoxFrank Lary (20-9)Jerry Walker (7-12)DET  D Brown (13)  KC1  D Johnson (8)Dick Brown (30.0)
Boston Red Sox1Washington Senators5BoxPete Burnside (2-8)Bill Monbouquette (12-13)NoneDanny O'Connell (8.6)
Chicago Cubs2Cincinnati Reds7BoxJim O'Toole (15-9)Dick Ellsworth (8-11)CIN  W Post (19)Wally Post (25.7)
Philadelphia Phillies19Los Angeles Dodgers10BoxChris Short (6-10)Sandy Koufax (15-11)LAN  F Howard (14), W Moon (17), C Neal (10), G Windhorn (2)  PHI  R Amaro (1), D Demeter 3 (21), C Smith (11)Don Demeter (28.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates3San Francisco Giants0BoxJoe Gibbon (11-10)Mike McCormick (12-15)PIT  D Stuart 2 (29)Dick Stuart (24.3)
MLN UNBRIDGED1St. Louis Cardinals4BoxBob Gibson (11-11)Bob Hendley (5-5)MLN  E Mathews (27)Charlie James (40.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees10046.685--76855939-3161-15W13Game Log
Detroit Tigers8956.61410.573959643-2845-29W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8860.59513.064353843-2944-32W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox7869.53122.568664932-4546-24L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians7174.49028.566467834-3837-36L6Game Log
Boston Red Sox7178.47730.569174226-4945-29L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6381.43736.063871229-4533-37W2Game Log
Kansas City Athletics5392.36646.563079324-5029-42L2Game Log
Washington Senators II5393.36347.057071623-5030-43W1Game Log
National League
Cincinnati Reds8656.60612.065760244-2942-27W4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7958.57716.564862439-2940-29L1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves7664.54321.064559337-3439-30L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants7464.53622.067258935-3439-30L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7367.52124.063560028-4144-27W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6770.48928.561759734-3633-34W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6081.42637.563872721-4638-36L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4398.30554.554972922-4920-50W1Game Log

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