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Baseball on Sunday, May 16, 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
Milwaukee Brewers6California Angels2BoxSkip Lockwood (3-3)Archie Reynolds (0-1)MIL  T Kubiak (1), E Rodriguez (1)Ellie Rodriguez (23.6)
Oakland Athletics4Kansas City Royals2Box G1Chuck Dobson (2-0)Jim Rooker (0-5)KCA  G Hopkins (2), A Otis (6)Bert Campaneris (20.2)
Oakland Athletics4Kansas City Royals10Box G2Jim York (1-2)Bob Locker (2-1)KCA  P Schaal (2)Bobby Knoop (39.4)
Chicago White Sox2Minnesota Twins6BoxPete Hamm (1-0)Tom Bradley (4-2)MIN  L Cardenas (3)Rich Reese (34.7)
Detroit Tigers5Washington Senators4BoxJoe Coleman (4-0)Denny Riddleberger (1-1)DET  N Cash (7), M Stanley 2 (2)  WS2  F Howard (5)Mickey Stanley (47.3)
Philadelphia Phillies4Atlanta Braves3BoxRick Wise (2-2)Pat Jarvis (0-5)PHI  W Montanez 2 (8)Willie Montanez (52.3)
San Diego Padres8Chicago Cubs9Box G1Earl Stephenson (1-0)Al Santorini (0-1)CHN  J Hickman (4), R Santo (8)  SDN  L Stahl (3)Cito Gaston (60.5)
San Diego Padres4Chicago Cubs6Box G2Ken Holtzman (3-4)Clay Kirby (1-4)NoneBilly Williams (21.4)
Montreal Expos9Cincinnati Reds3BoxSteve Renko (4-2)Ross Grimsley (0-1)CIN  T Perez (5)  MON  J Bateman (2)Clyde Mashore (20.2)
St. Louis Cardinals4Houston Astros12BoxLarry Dierker (6-1)Jerry Reuss (4-4)HOU  D Rader (2)  SLN  J Hague (4)Doug Rader (37.7)
New York Mets2Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxDock Ellis (5-3)Nolan Ryan (4-1)NoneBob Robertson (21.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers9San Francisco Giants6BoxJim Brewer (2-0)Don McMahon (2-2)LAN  W Parker (3)  SFN  B Bonds (9)Wes Parker (50.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox2011.645--1491249-711-4L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1913.5941.51351028-811-5W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1617.4855.01301427-129-5W1Game Log
New York Yankees1516.4845.01161218-87-8L2Game Log
Washington Senators II1519.4416.51171405-810-11L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1220.3758.5971416-116-9W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2514.641--17314417-68-8L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1817.5145.01531357-811-9W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1819.4866.01401329-109-9W1Game Log
California Angels1819.4866.012112610-88-11L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1418.4377.586968-86-10W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1320.3949.01191339-64-14L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets2111.656--1359410-611-5L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2014.5882.014610610-710-7W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2115.5832.015014113-77-9L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1917.5284.01401478-1211-5W7Game Log
Montreal Expos1314.4815.587966-97-5W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1022.31211.0921425-115-11W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2710.730--16411011-416-6L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1819.4869.014614610-98-10W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1718.4869.01271459-88-10L1Game Log
Houston Astros1619.45710.01271157-99-10W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1321.38212.51121345-128-9L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1025.28616.01181684-136-12L4Game Log

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