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Baseball on Wednesday, May 05, 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
Kansas City Royals4Cleveland Indians2BoxDick Drago (4-1)Steve Dunning (2-2)KCA  A Otis (4)Amos Otis (29.8)
Oakland Athletics5Detroit Tigers0BoxVida Blue (7-1)Dean Chance (0-5)NoneJoe Rudi (17.0)
Washington Senators3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxSkip Lockwood (2-2)Denny McLain (3-4)MIL  B Voss (2)Andy Kosco (46.5)
New York Yankees3Minnesota Twins5BoxJim Perry (5-2)Stan Bahnsen (1-4)MIN  L Cardenas (1)Leo Cardenas (35.0)
Cincinnati Reds8Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxMilt Wilcox (1-1)Bill Singer (2-6)CIN  L May (2), T Perez (3)Tony Perez (61.2)
Houston Astros1Montreal Expos5BoxBill Stoneman (3-1)Wade Blasingame (2-3)MON  R Hunt (1)Rusty Staub (13.3)
Chicago Cubs5New York Mets4BoxFergie Jenkins (5-2)Charlie Williams (0-1)NYN  E Kranepool (1)Ron Santo (30.2)
St. Louis Cardinals5Philadelphia Phillies1BoxReggie Cleveland (2-2)Joe Hoerner (1-1)SLN  L Brock (2), J Cardenal (3)Don Money (47.6)
Atlanta Braves1San Diego Padres5Box G1Dave Roberts (2-2)Phil Niekro (2-3)SDN  O Brown (3), N Colbert (8)Cito Gaston (14.5)
Atlanta Braves3San Diego Padres1Box G2Jim Nash (2-2)Clay Kirby (0-3)SDN  B Barton (2)Bob Barton (30.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates1San Francisco Giants2BoxJuan Marichal (4-2)Luke Walker (1-3)PIT  B Robertson (5)Ken Henderson (20.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox158.652--118995-510-3W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles149.6091.0107787-77-2W2Game Log
Washington Senators II1214.4624.588964-48-10L6Game Log
Detroit Tigers1113.4584.51001156-105-3L1Game Log
New York Yankees1013.4355.0911023-77-6L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians817.3208.0751154-114-6L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics1911.633--12911011-38-8W1Game Log
California Angels1412.5383.094887-37-9L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1412.5383.0101907-67-6W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1214.4625.01111017-85-6W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1113.4585.060726-75-6W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1014.4176.086948-42-10L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets159.625--90708-57-4L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1712.5862.51121019-47-9W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1511.5771.0105716-69-5L1Game Log
Montreal Expos108.5563.054525-75-1W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1115.4235.0911134-107-5W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies816.3337.0751034-94-7L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants207.741--1177611-49-3W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1414.5006.51071099-75-7L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1313.5006.5981107-46-9W1Game Log
Houston Astros1214.4627.587824-68-8L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1014.4178.582804-66-8W1Game Log
San Diego Padres719.26912.5731244-93-10L1Game Log

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