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Baseball on Friday, May 21, 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
Boston Red Sox8Baltimore Orioles4BoxKen Tatum (2-2)Dick Hall (2-3)BAL  B Robinson (4)  BOS  B Conigliaro (6), D Josephson 2 (5), C Yastrzemski (6)Duane Josephson (46.2)
Chicago White Sox3California Angels0BoxTom Bradley (5-2)Rudy May (3-4)CHA  T Egan (3), B Melton (4)Bill Melton (23.6)
New York Yankees7Cleveland Indians8BoxPhil Hennigan (2-0)Lindy McDaniel (2-5)CLE  K Harrelson (4), G Nettles (6)  NYA  B Murcer (6)Ken Harrelson (67.7)
Washington Senators0Detroit Tigers1BoxDean Chance (1-6)Gerry Janeski (1-3)NoneNorm Cash (4.0)
Minnesota Twins10Oakland Athletics1BoxBert Blyleven (5-4)Blue Moon Odom (0-1)MIN  S Braun (1), G Mitterwald 2 (3)  OAK  B Campaneris (3)Tony Oliva (14.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers8Chicago Cubs1BoxClaude Osteen (6-2)Bill Hands (4-5)CHN  C Cannizzaro (2)Bill Buckner (14.2)
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros4BoxLarry Dierker (7-1)Gaylord Perry (4-2)NoneDoug Rader (11.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Montreal Expos2BoxMudcat Grant (3-1)Howie Reed (1-1)PIT  B Robertson (8), W Stargell (14)Willie Stargell (39.2)
Atlanta Braves2New York Mets6BoxNolan Ryan (5-1)Pat Jarvis (0-6)ATL  H Aaron (14)Bob Aspromonte (8.9)
Cincinnati Reds7Philadelphia Phillies3BoxTony Cloninger (2-1)Jim Bunning (2-7)CIN  D Concepcion (1)Dave Concepcion (18.5)
San Diego Padres8St. Louis Cardinals15BoxDon Shaw (2-0)Bill Laxton (0-2)SDN  C Gaston (7)  SLN  J Cardenal (5), J Javier (2), J Torre (7)Cito Gaston (36.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox2511.694--17713710-715-4W5Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2115.5834.015211910-911-6L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1919.5007.01531549-1410-5W3Game Log
New York Yankees1620.4449.01351508-118-9L4Game Log
Cleveland Indians1522.40510.51221718-117-11W1Game Log
Washington Senators II1523.39511.01241585-910-14L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2815.651--18915917-611-9L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2119.5255.517914810-1011-9W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1919.5006.51421329-1010-9W2Game Log
California Angels2022.4767.513314510-810-14L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1421.40010.0911118-116-10L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1421.40010.012213510-74-14W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2415.615--17112112-812-7W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2416.6000.518116013-710-10W2Game Log
New York Mets2215.5951.015111310-1012-5W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2020.5004.51601758-1212-8L2Game Log
Montreal Expos1418.4376.51041247-127-6L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1324.35110.01061566-127-12L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2912.707--18513313-616-6L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2020.5008.51541689-911-11L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2021.4889.016516312-118-10W1Game Log
Houston Astros1921.4759.51391247-912-12W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1623.41012.01311536-1210-11W2Game Log
San Diego Padres1228.30016.51341916-166-12L1Game Log

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