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Baseball on Wednesday, September 08, 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 Twins3Chicago White Sox1BoxJim Kaat (11-12)Wilbur Wood (19-11)NoneCesar Tovar (11.2)
Milwaukee Brewers7Kansas City Royals6BoxJerry Bell (1-0)Al Fitzmorris (6-3)MIL  J Cardenal (9)Jose Cardenal (37.3)
Boston Red Sox1New York Yankees2BoxRoger Hambright (3-1)Bobby Bolin (4-3)NYA  R Swoboda (2)Ron Swoboda (36.6)
California Angels0Oakland Athletics1BoxCatfish Hunter (19-11)Rudy May (9-11)NoneDick Green (8.1)
Detroit Tigers5Washington Senators3BoxMike Kilkenny (4-4)Pete Broberg (5-7)DET  G Brown (8), B Freehan (19), A Rodriguez (14)  WS2  P Casanova (5)Bill Freehan (17.2)
San Francisco Giants0Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxBill Singer (8-16)Juan Marichal (14-10)NoneWes Parker (18.6)
New York Mets2Montreal Expos10BoxCarl Morton (9-14)Ray Sadecki (6-6)MON  R Staub (16)  NYN  T McGraw (1)Rusty Staub (35.1)
Chicago Cubs1Pittsburgh Pirates10BoxSteve Blass (13-7)Milt Pappas (17-12)CHN  C Fanzone (1)  PIT  A Oliver (11)Al Oliver (26.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles8651.628--62647040-3046-21W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7963.5569.562056634-4045-23W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox7469.51715.060759432-3842-31L1Game Log
New York Yankees7172.49718.056755731-3840-34W1Game Log
Washington Senators II5883.41130.047558127-4231-41L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians5687.39233.049064530-4426-43L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics9052.634--62149450-2340-29W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals7666.53514.054050136-3640-30L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6775.47223.054254633-3634-39L1Game Log
California Angels6676.46524.045450736-3730-39L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6575.46424.058861030-4035-35W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6180.43328.547753628-3833-42W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8757.604--73055538-3149-26W5Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals8163.5626.065262239-3141-33W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7369.51413.056558033-3940-30L4Game Log
New York Mets7269.51113.552748236-3936-30L2Game Log
Montreal Expos5980.42425.553462931-4228-38W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5984.41327.549261627-4232-42L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants8261.573--62657233-3649-25L5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7766.5385.059152139-3238-34W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves6869.49611.055660732-3736-32L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7073.49012.051951029-4441-29L1Game Log
Houston Astros6771.48612.550549932-3535-36W3Game Log
San Diego Padres5285.38027.042352722-4830-37W1Game Log

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