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Baseball on Wednesday, September 15, 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
New York Yankees4Baltimore Orioles2BoxSteve Kline (11-13)Mike Cuellar (18-9)BAL  B Robinson (17)  NYA  R Hansen (2), B Murcer (24)Frank Robinson (27.4)
Oakland Athletics3Chicago White Sox2Box G1Mudcat Grant (6-3)Wilbur Wood (20-12)CHA  J Johnstone (15), B Melton (30)  OAK  S Bando (21)Sal Bando (58.8)
Oakland Athletics3Chicago White Sox7Box G2Tommy John (12-15)Blue Moon Odom (10-11)CHA  T Egan (10)  OAK  R Monday (17)Tom Egan (16.5)
Boston Red Sox6Cleveland Indians5BoxSparky Lyle (6-4)Ed Farmer (5-4)BOS  R Petrocelli (24)Ted Uhlaender (72.9)
Washington Senators2Detroit Tigers4BoxJoe Coleman (18-8)Denny McLain (10-20)DET  J Northrup (14), A Rodriguez (15)  WS2  D Unser (9)Aurelio Rodriguez (12.7)
California Angels6Kansas City Royals2BoxAndy Messersmith (17-13)Bruce Dal Canton (8-6)CAL  A Messersmith (2)Andy Messersmith (18.5)
Minnesota Twins1Milwaukee Brewers0BoxBert Blyleven (13-15)Skip Lockwood (9-14)NoneSteve Braun (48.0)
Atlanta Braves4Houston Astros2BoxPhil Niekro (14-12)Jack Billingham (8-14)ATL  H Aaron (43)Marty Perez (12.8)
San Diego Padres2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxDave Roberts (13-15)Don Sutton (14-12)SDN  L Stahl (6)Larry Stahl (29.1)
Chicago Cubs6New York Mets2Box G1Bill Hands (11-18)Jerry Koosman (6-10)CHN  F Fernandez (3), P Popovich (4)  NYN  E Kranepool (13)Bill Hands (23.8)
Chicago Cubs3New York Mets2Box G2Burt Hooton (1-0)Danny Frisella (7-5)CHN  B Williams (26)  NYN  K Singleton (10)Billy Williams (46.5)
Montreal Expos1Philadelphia Phillies0BoxErnie McAnally (10-10)Woodie Fryman (10-7)NoneJohn Boccabella (23.3)
St. Louis Cardinals1Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxDock Ellis (19-7)Steve Carlton (18-9)PIT  A Oliver (14)  SLN  T Simmons (7)Al Oliver (18.1)
Cincinnati Reds4San Francisco Giants2BoxJim McGlothlin (8-12)Don Carrithers (4-3)SFN  D Dietz (16), W McCovey (15)Tommy Helms (19.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles8954.622--65449440-3049-24L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers8466.5608.565260336-4148-25W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox7773.51315.563662035-4042-33W1Game Log
New York Yankees7573.50716.559357535-3940-34W3Game Log
Washington Senators II5987.40431.548960528-4631-41L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5890.39233.551767230-4428-46L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics9455.631--64452052-2542-30L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals7969.53414.555551536-3643-33L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox7079.47024.056757035-3935-40W1Game Log
California Angels7079.47024.047652437-3733-42W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6878.46624.560662833-4335-35W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6484.43229.549756030-4034-44L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates9159.607--75056741-3350-26W4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals8367.5538.067465141-3341-35L3Game Log
New York Mets7772.51713.555851536-3941-33L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs7673.51014.559260535-3941-34W2Game Log
Montreal Expos6383.43226.055964733-4430-39W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6188.40929.551064229-4532-43L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants8366.557--65260034-3849-28L3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8267.5501.061853944-3238-35L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves7271.5038.057962834-3838-33W2Game Log
Houston Astros7173.4939.552251435-3536-38L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7277.48311.053152830-4442-33W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5489.37826.043954824-4930-40W2Game Log

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