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Baseball on Saturday, August 21, 1971

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Minnesota Twins1Baltimore Orioles4BoxJim Palmer (16-6)Jim Kaat (10-10)BAL  A Etchebarren (5)Andy Etchebarren (24.7)
New York Yankees1California Angels2BoxDave LaRoche (5-1)Al Closter (1-1)NoneThurman Munson (3.8)
Chicago White Sox4Cleveland Indians9BoxRay Lamb (6-11)Tommy John (10-13)CLE  C Chambliss (6), R Foster (9)Chris Chambliss (14.5)
Milwaukee Brewers2Detroit Tigers7BoxMickey Lolich (20-9)Skip Lockwood (8-10)DET  D McAuliffe (15)  MIL  A Kosco (7)Dick McAuliffe (34.2)
Washington Senators5Kansas City Royals8BoxMike Hedlund (11-6)Mike Thompson (1-5)NoneGail Hopkins (34.9)
Boston Red Sox1Oakland Athletics4BoxCatfish Hunter (16-10)Ray Culp (13-12)OAK  R Jackson 2 (22), A Mangual (3)Reggie Jackson (27.1)
St. Louis Cardinals5Atlanta Braves8BoxGeorge Stone (6-4)Steve Carlton (16-7)ATL  H Aaron 2 (34)  SLN  J Cruz (5)Hank Aaron (55.1)
Houston Astros3Chicago Cubs0BoxJack Billingham (6-11)Bill Hands (10-15)HOU  J Hiatt (1)Jack Hiatt (16.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Cincinnati Reds6BoxJim Merritt (1-11)Dock Ellis (17-7)CIN  J Bench (24)George Foster (43.9)
San Francisco Giants3Montreal Expos4BoxMike Marshall (4-6)Jerry Johnson (12-5)MON  J Bateman (9)  SFN  B Bonds (23), C Speier (6)Chris Speier (32.7)
San Diego Padres1New York Mets2BoxTom Seaver (14-8)Dave Roberts (11-13)NYN  C Jones (12)  SDN  E Spiezio (7)Tommie Agee (17.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers0Philadelphia Phillies3BoxWoodie Fryman (9-4)Bill Singer (7-15)NoneOscar Gamble (19.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7545.625--55541937-2738-18W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6758.53610.553252829-2938-29L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6758.53610.554952229-3938-19W2Game Log
New York Yankees6363.50015.051049428-3435-29L2Game Log
Washington Senators II5371.42724.042649923-3530-36L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5175.40527.041553727-3724-38W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7945.637--54343947-2032-25W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6460.51615.047143032-3332-27W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6164.48818.547647630-3031-34L1Game Log
California Angels5968.46521.541545933-3426-34W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5667.45522.550753925-3431-33L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5172.41527.540346022-3229-40L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7453.583--61247533-2841-25L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6856.5484.549746932-3436-22L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6959.5395.557257033-3035-30L5Game Log
New York Mets6162.49611.045342630-3431-28W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5471.43219.043452927-3927-32W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5072.41021.543554427-3823-34W5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants7453.583--56051429-3045-23L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6759.5326.551645434-2633-33L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6360.5129.049651728-3335-27W2Game Log
Houston Astros6161.50010.545743328-3333-28W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6265.48812.045644824-3838-27W2Game Log
San Diego Padres4577.36926.536847717-4328-34L1Game Log

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