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Baseball on Friday, April 23, 1971

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
Chicago White Sox1Boston Red Sox7BoxSonny Siebert (3-0)Tommy John (1-4)BOS  G Scott (1)Rico Petrocelli (33.1)
Baltimore Orioles8California Angels2BoxDave McNally (3-0)Clyde Wright (2-3)BAL  P Blair (1), D Johnson 2 (3)Davey Johnson (43.6)
Cleveland Indians2Kansas City Royals5BoxDick Drago (3-1)Sam McDowell (0-3)NoneJerry May (42.7)
Minnesota Twins3New York Yankees7BoxSteve Kline (2-1)Bert Blyleven (2-2)MIN  T Oliva (3)  NYA  B Murcer (3), R White (4)Bobby Murcer (34.6)
Detroit Tigers2Oakland Athletics9BoxDiego Segui (3-0)Dean Chance (0-2)DET  B Freehan (3)  OAK  D Green (3)Don Mincher (15.8)
Milwaukee Brewers4Washington Senators0BoxBill Parsons (1-2)Denny McLain (2-2)NoneDave May (18.9)
New York Mets7Chicago Cubs6BoxNolan Ryan (1-0)Ron Tompkins (0-1)CHN  H Breeden (1)  NYN  K Singleton (1)Ken Singleton (51.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Cincinnati Reds0BoxClaude Osteen (3-2)Jim Merritt (0-1)NoneSteve Garvey (22.6)
Montreal Expos3Houston Astros2BoxCarl Morton (2-2)Don Wilson (1-2)MON  R Staub (2)Rusty Staub (22.1)
San Francisco Giants2Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxSteve Stone (1-0)Luke Walker (1-2)NoneSteve Stone (15.5)
Philadelphia Phillies8St. Louis Cardinals6BoxBucky Brandon (1-0)George Brunet (0-1)PHI  D Doyle (1), D Johnson (1), J Lis (1), W Montanez (3)  SLN  J Torre (4)Deron Johnson (43.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles94.692--68463-26-2W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox86.5711.576654-54-1W3Game Log
Washington Senators II87.5332.060534-24-5L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers68.4293.558692-64-2L1Game Log
New York Yankees68.4293.557603-53-3W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians58.3854.046621-44-4L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics135.722--876210-23-3W6Game Log
California Angels88.5004.048547-21-6L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers77.5004.034374-13-6W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals79.4375.058625-62-3W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins69.4005.553603-33-6L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox610.3756.051664-12-9L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos64.600--31322-34-1W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals107.5883.577567-33-4L1Game Log
New York Mets75.5831.032312-25-3W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates97.5623.060415-54-2L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies58.3852.553592-33-5W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs511.3124.044813-82-3L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants134.765--80385-28-2W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves86.5713.556686-22-4L2Game Log
Houston Astros98.5294.066564-55-3L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers98.5294.070625-24-6W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds49.3087.039443-51-4L2Game Log
San Diego Padres311.2148.539792-21-9L8Game Log

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