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Baseball on Friday, August 20, 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
Minnesota Twins8Baltimore Orioles5BoxJim Perry (13-14)Dick Hall (5-6)BAL  F Robinson 2 (21)  MIN  L Cardenas (16)Leo Cardenas (67.9)
New York Yankees0California Angels6BoxRudy May (8-9)Steve Kline (9-12)CAL  J Spencer (15)Jim Spencer (29.0)
Chicago White Sox9Cleveland Indians1BoxTom Bradley (13-10)Vince Colbert (3-4)CHA  M Andrews (10), J Johnstone 2 (10), B Melton (27)  CLE  V Pinson (8)Bill Melton (19.0)
Milwaukee Brewers2Detroit Tigers3BoxJoe Niekro (6-5)Bill Parsons (10-15)DET  A Kaline (11)  MIL  T Harper (11)Andy Kosco (11.2)
Washington Senators6Kansas City Royals3Box G1Denny McLain (8-16)Al Fitzmorris (5-2)NoneJeff Burroughs (36.8)
Washington Senators8Kansas City Royals2Box G2Dick Bosman (10-13)Ken Wright (3-5)NoneFrank Howard (17.2)
Boston Red Sox1Oakland Athletics0BoxGary Peters (12-9)Vida Blue (22-5)NoneBilly Conigliaro (7.7)
St. Louis Cardinals5Atlanta Braves6BoxSteve Barber (2-1)Don Shaw (4-1)ATL  H Aaron (32)  SLN  J Torre (20)Ted Kubiak (31.9)
Houston Astros2Chicago Cubs3Box G1Fergie Jenkins (20-9)Ron Cook (0-2)CHN  J Callison (5)Johnny Callison (38.7)
Houston Astros4Chicago Cubs5Box G2Phil Regan (4-3)George Culver (5-7)CHN  B Williams (24)  HOU  J Morgan (10)J.C. Martin (32.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Cincinnati Reds6BoxRoss Grimsley (8-5)Bruce Kison (3-4)CIN  L May (34), T Perez (22)Lee May (14.8)
San Francisco Giants1Montreal Expos4BoxBill Stoneman (14-10)Juan Marichal (12-9)MON  J Fairey (1), R Fairly (11)  SFN  K Henderson (14)Ron Fairly (23.6)
San Diego Padres3New York Mets2BoxClay Kirby (11-10)Jerry Koosman (4-8)NoneOllie Brown (31.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Philadelphia Phillies5BoxPete Mikkelsen (8-5)Chris Short (7-14)LAN  D Allen (18)  PHI  D Johnson (28)Dick Allen (25.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7445.622--55141837-2737-18L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6757.5409.553152429-2838-29W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6658.53210.554252029-3937-19W1Game Log
New York Yankees6362.50414.050949228-3335-29L1Game Log
Washington Senators II5370.43123.042149123-3430-36W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians5075.40027.040653327-3723-38L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7845.634--53943847-2031-25L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals6360.51215.046342532-3331-27L5Game Log
Chicago White Sox6163.49217.547246730-2931-34W6Game Log
California Angels5868.46021.541345833-3425-34W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5666.45921.550653525-3331-33W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5171.41826.540145322-3129-40L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7452.587--60946933-2741-25L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6855.5534.549746632-3436-21W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6958.5435.556756233-2935-30L4Game Log
New York Mets6062.49212.045142530-3430-28L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5371.42720.043152927-3926-32L5Game Log
Montreal Expos4972.40522.543154127-3822-34W4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants7452.587--55751029-2945-23L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6758.5366.551645134-2533-33W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6260.50810.048851228-3334-27W1Game Log
Houston Astros6061.49611.545443327-3333-28L3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6165.48413.045044524-3837-27W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4576.37226.536747517-4228-34W1Game Log

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