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Baseball on Saturday, May 02, 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
Toronto Blue Jays3Baltimore Orioles4Box G1Jim Palmer (1-0)Mike Willis (0-2)TOR  L Moseby (4)Gary Roenicke (39.6)
Toronto Blue Jays3Baltimore Orioles8Box G2Scott McGregor (2-1)Luis Leal (2-3)TOR  G Bell (1)George Bell (20.8)
Minnesota Twins11Boston Red Sox2BoxAlbert Williams (1-3)Mike Torrez (1-2)BOS  D Evans (4)Glenn Adams (16.4)
Milwaukee Brewers8California Angels5BoxMoose Haas (2-0)Ken Forsch (3-1)CAL  D Ford (6)  MIL  C Cooper (1), L Hisle (4), T Simmons (4), G Thomas (5)Cecil Cooper (24.5)
Chicago White Sox1Cleveland Indians3BoxLen Barker (2-1)Francisco Barrios (1-2)NoneTom Veryzer (22.4)
New York Yankees3Oakland Athletics6BoxMatt Keough (5-0)Ron Guidry (2-2)NYA  B Foote (3)  OAK  T Armas (8), R Henderson (3), C Johnson (4), R Picciolo (2)Dave Winfield (19.3)
Detroit Tigers1Seattle Mariners3BoxFloyd Bannister (2-2)Dan Petry (0-1)DET  L Whitaker (1)Joe Simpson (14.6)
Kansas City Royals7Texas Rangers2BoxDennis Leonard (2-3)Doc Medich (2-2)TEX  J Grubb (2)Cesar Geronimo (23.0)
Atlanta Braves2Chicago Cubs5BoxRandy Martz (1-0)Phil Niekro (1-1)NoneRandy Martz (33.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Montreal Expos0BoxJerry Reuss (2-1)Scott Sanderson (3-1)LAN  R Cey (1), K Landreaux (4)Ron Cey (28.2)
San Diego Padres2New York Mets6BoxPete Falcone (1-0)Chris Welsh (1-1)NYN  D Kingman (5)Dave Kingman (14.0)
San Francisco Giants6Philadelphia Phillies2Box G1Doyle Alexander (4-1)Nino Espinosa (1-1)SFN  J Clark (3), D Evans (2)Jack Clark (22.4)
San Francisco Giants1Philadelphia Phillies3Box G2Marty Bystrom (2-0)Ed Whitson (0-3)PHI  K Moreland 2 (2), M Schmidt (6)  SFN  D Evans (3)Keith Moreland (15.6)
Houston Astros4Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxEddie Solomon (1-1)Dave Smith (0-3)HOU  C Reynolds (3), D Walling (3)Kurt Bevacqua (45.3)
Cincinnati Reds3St. Louis Cardinals7BoxBob Shirley (3-0)Bruce Berenyi (2-1)NoneKen Oberkfell (17.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians104.714--53396-14-3W4Game Log
New York Yankees118.5792.573625-56-3L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers108.5562.086657-33-5W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles98.5292.570702-57-3W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers912.4294.563757-52-7L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox711.3895.0721103-54-6L6Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays714.3336.573845-72-7L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics203.870--1195011-09-3W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox118.5797.086785-66-2L4Game Log
Texas Rangers109.5268.096733-57-4L2Game Log
California Angels1112.4789.0961037-44-8L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins912.42910.080855-53-8W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals510.33311.037624-41-6W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners616.27313.5761243-73-9W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals114.733--78445-36-1W2Game Log
Montreal Expos135.7221.591754-49-1L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies137.6502.591774-59-2W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates97.5622.565516-32-5W1Game Log
New York Mets512.2947.050752-53-7W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs414.2228.542770-83-7W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers156.714--76478-37-3W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds119.5503.587807-54-4L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1011.4765.072697-53-6L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1013.4356.072806-54-8L1Game Log
Houston Astros813.3817.053584-44-9L1Game Log
San Diego Padres715.3188.553974-93-6L1Game Log

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