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Baseball on Thursday, April 16, 1981

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
Oakland Athletics5California Angels1BoxMatt Keough (2-0)Mike Witt (0-1)NoneDwayne Murphy (19.6)
Cleveland Indians1Milwaukee Brewers0BoxWayne Garland (1-0)Mike Caldwell (1-1)NoneBo Diaz (13.2)
Detroit Tigers2Toronto Blue Jays0BoxMilt Wilcox (2-0)Dave Stieb (0-2)NoneRick Peters (14.6)
Chicago Cubs0Montreal Expos7BoxScott Sanderson (1-0)Lynn McGlothen (0-1)NoneTim Raines (14.5)
St. Louis Cardinals5New York Mets1BoxAndy Rincon (1-0)Mike Scott (0-1)SLN  G Hendrick (1), K Hernandez (1), D Porter (1)Keith Hernandez (24.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies5BoxDick Ruthven (2-0)Don Robinson (0-1)PHI  M Schmidt (2)Pete Rose (15.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers51.833--26153-02-1W3Game Log
New York Yankees32.6001.526181-12-1W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox22.5002.016160-02-2W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles22.5002.014151-11-1L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians23.4002.512202-10-2W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers23.4002.518192-20-1L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays24.3333.018231-21-2L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics801.000--33128-00-0W8Game Log
Chicago White Sox31.7503.023151-12-0W2Game Log
Texas Rangers23.4004.519261-21-1W1Game Log
California Angels35.3755.031403-10-4L4Game Log
Seattle Mariners24.3335.032330-02-4W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals13.2505.012171-10-2L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins15.1676.014251-10-4L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos31.750--20121-12-0W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies42.6671.024191-23-0W3Game Log
New York Mets32.6000.511122-11-1L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals22.5001.017141-11-1W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates14.2002.515220-31-1L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs14.2002.58170-21-2L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers601.000--27123-03-0W6Game Log
Cincinnati Reds52.7141.532144-21-0W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves33.5003.014191-22-1L2Game Log
Houston Astros24.3334.017160-32-1W2Game Log
San Diego Padres25.2864.516332-20-3L5Game Log
San Francisco Giants25.2864.518290-02-5L3Game Log

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