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Baseball on Sunday, September 24, 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 Yankees1Boston Red Sox3BoxBill Monbouquette (14-13)Luis Arroyo (15-5)NYA  B Skowron (28)Gary Geiger (32.9)
Baltimore Orioles7Chicago White Sox8Box G1Billy Pierce (10-9)Steve Barber (17-12)BAL  J Gentile (45)  CHA  A Smith (28)Jim Landis (35.4)
Baltimore Orioles5Chicago White Sox3Box G2Billy Hoeft (7-4)Juan Pizarro (14-7)CHA  M Minoso (14)Dick Williams (18.7)
Detroit Tigers7LAA UNBRIDGED5BoxHowie Koplitz (1-0)Art Fowler (5-8)LAA  K Hunt (23)Jake Wood (54.0)
Washington Senators4Minnesota Twins1BoxDick Donovan (10-9)Jim Kaat (9-16)MIN  J Altobelli (3)Willie Tasby (16.3)
San Francisco Giants12Cincinnati Reds5BoxJack Sanford (13-8)Joey Jay (21-9)CIN  F Robinson (36)  SFN  O Cepeda (45), J Davenport (12)Jim Davenport (34.7)
Chicago Cubs0MLN UNBRIDGED8Box G1Warren Spahn (20-13)Don Cardwell (14-13)MLN  J Torre (10)Hank Aaron (19.7)
Chicago Cubs4MLN UNBRIDGED2Box G2Dick Ellsworth (9-11)Bob Hendley (5-7)CHN  E Banks (29), B Williams (25)Billy Williams (16.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Philadelphia Phillies3BoxVinegar Bend Mizell (7-10)Chris Short (6-11)PHI  C Dalrymple (5)Dick Stuart (38.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers7St. Louis Cardinals8BoxBob Gibson (12-12)Sandy Koufax (18-12)NoneCarl Warwick (22.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees10553.665--81660544-3861-15L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers9759.6227.079764046-2850-32W5Game Log
Baltimore Orioles9366.58512.567957846-3346-34W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox8573.53820.074470132-4553-28L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians7580.48428.569671235-3940-41W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7483.47130.570977026-5248-31W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins7085.45233.567973934-4635-40L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics5897.37445.566083128-5430-43L1Game Log
Washington Senators II5897.37445.559674625-5133-46W1Game Log
National League
Cincinnati Reds9159.60710.068963544-2947-30L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8662.58114.071068041-3045-32L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants8267.55018.574263537-3545-32W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7971.52722.068465030-4248-30W1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves7971.52722.069264238-4041-31L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7176.48328.565964537-4034-36W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6389.41439.067778324-5438-36W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies47103.31354.057876125-5221-52L1Game Log

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