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Baseball on Wednesday, August 18, 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
California Angels3Boston Red Sox4BoxJim Lonborg (7-5)Clyde Wright (11-13)NonePhil Gagliano (64.9)
Detroit Tigers2Chicago White Sox4BoxWilbur Wood (16-9)Joe Coleman (13-7)CHA  B Melton (26)Bill Melton (28.8)
Baltimore Orioles6Milwaukee Brewers4BoxMike Cuellar (15-6)Jim Slaton (8-5)MIL  A Kosco (6)Ellie Hendricks (38.6)
Cleveland Indians2Minnesota Twins4BoxSteve Luebber (2-3)Steve Dunning (8-10)MIN  T Oliva (21)Cesar Tovar (30.3)
Kansas City Royals1New York Yankees3BoxMel Stottlemyre (12-11)Dick Drago (15-7)NoneRon Blomberg (18.6)
Oakland Athletics3Washington Senators10BoxPete Broberg (5-3)Chuck Dobson (12-3)WS2  D Mincher (9)Don Mincher (37.6)
Chicago Cubs7Atlanta Braves2BoxMilt Pappas (15-10)Phil Niekro (12-10)ATL  E Williams (24)  CHN  J Callison (4), B Williams (23)Johnny Callison (51.3)
St. Louis Cardinals0Cincinnati Reds5BoxDon Gullett (14-4)Bob Gibson (11-11)CIN  B Carbo (5)Pete Rose (10.6)
New York Mets3Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxDanny Frisella (6-3)Jim Brewer (5-4)NoneKen Singleton (24.2)
Houston Astros2Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxBob Miller (8-5)Denny Lemaster (0-2)PIT  M May (5), B Robertson (24)Willie Stargell (17.8)
Philadelphia Phillies0San Francisco Giants7BoxJohn Cumberland (7-2)Rick Wise (12-10)SFN  D Dietz (14), R Gibson (1)Dick Dietz (10.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7444.627--54641037-2737-17W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6657.53710.553052428-2838-29W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6558.52811.553951829-3936-19L3Game Log
New York Yankees6361.50814.050948628-3235-29W3Game Log
Washington Senators II5170.42124.540748621-3430-36W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5074.40327.040552427-3723-37L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7844.639--53943747-2031-24L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6358.52114.545841132-3331-25L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox6063.48818.546346629-2931-34W5Game Log
California Angels5768.45622.540745833-3424-34L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5566.45522.549853024-3331-33W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5170.42126.539945022-3029-40L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7351.589--60446232-2641-25W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6957.5485.056255633-2835-30L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs6655.5455.548946032-3434-21W1Game Log
New York Mets6061.49611.544942230-3430-27W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5370.43119.542652027-3926-31L4Game Log
Montreal Expos4872.40023.042754027-3821-34W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants7451.592--55650629-2845-23W5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6658.5327.550744633-2533-33L1Game Log
Houston Astros6059.50411.044842527-3133-28L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6160.50411.048250728-3333-27L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6064.48413.544344024-3836-26W4Game Log
San Diego Padres4476.36727.536447316-4228-34L1Game Log

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