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Baseball on Sunday, May 03, 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 Jays4Baltimore Orioles2BoxMark Bomback (3-1)Steve Stone (1-3)BAL  A Bumbry (1)  TOR  W Upshaw (2)Al Bumbry (34.2)
Minnesota Twins3Boston Red Sox1BoxPete Redfern (3-1)Steve Crawford (0-3)NoneMickey Hatcher (20.1)
Milwaukee Brewers4California Angels3BoxMike Caldwell (3-2)Steve Renko (1-1)CAL  D Baylor (2), R Burleson (2)Larry Hisle (12.3)
Chicago White Sox6Cleveland Indians0BoxRichard Dotson (3-1)Wayne Garland (1-2)NoneChet Lemon (15.0)
New York Yankees3Oakland Athletics2Box G1Ron Davis (1-0)Steve McCatty (3-2)NYA  J Mumphrey (3)Rickey Henderson (36.3)
New York Yankees2Oakland Athletics0Box G2Tommy John (4-1)Brian Kingman (2-2)NYA  J Spencer (1)Jim Spencer (18.9)
Detroit Tigers8Seattle Mariners5BoxJack Morris (2-3)Larry Andersen (1-2)SEA  G Gray (4)Gary Gray (48.5)
Kansas City Royals8Texas Rangers9BoxJohn Henry Johnson (1-1)Juan Berenguer (0-2)KCA  C Geronimo (1)  TEX  P Putnam (2)Bump Wills (48.9)
Atlanta Braves9Chicago Cubs7BoxPreston Hanna (1-0)Ken Kravec (0-3)ATL  C Chambliss (1)  CHN  B Buckner (3)Chris Chambliss (21.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Montreal Expos1BoxFernando Valenzuela (6-0)Bill Gullickson (1-2)NoneChris Speier (42.1)
San Diego Padres4New York Mets1Box G1Rick Wise (1-3)Dave Roberts (0-2)SDN  D Edwards (1)Ozzie Smith (29.7)
San Diego Padres4New York Mets7Box G2Mike Scott (1-2)Tim Lollar (1-2)NYN  J Youngblood (1)Joel Youngblood (37.3)
San Francisco Giants5Philadelphia Phillies7BoxDick Ruthven (4-1)Gary Lavelle (0-2)PHI  M Schmidt 2 (8)Mike Schmidt (20.8)
Houston Astros3Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxDon Sutton (2-3)Jim Bibby (1-1)NoneTony Pena (17.7)
Cincinnati Reds4St. Louis Cardinals5BoxJoe Edelen (1-0)Tom Hume (1-2)SLN  G Hendrick (4)Larry Biittner (20.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians105.667--53456-14-4L1Game Log
New York Yankees138.6193.078647-56-3W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers118.5792.090688-33-5W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles99.5002.572742-57-4L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1012.4553.571808-52-7W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox712.3685.0731133-54-7L7Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays814.3645.577866-72-7W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics205.800--1215511-09-5L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox128.6005.592786-66-2W1Game Log
Texas Rangers119.5506.5105813-58-4W1Game Log
California Angels1113.4588.5991077-44-9L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1012.4558.583866-53-8W4Game Log
Kansas City Royals511.31210.545714-51-6L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners617.26113.0811323-73-10L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals124.750--83485-37-1W3Game Log
Montreal Expos136.6841.592814-49-2L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies147.6672.598824-510-2W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates98.5293.566546-32-6L1Game Log
New York Mets613.3167.558832-54-8W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs415.2119.549860-83-8L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers166.727--82489-37-3W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1110.5244.591857-64-4L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves1111.5005.081768-53-6W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1014.4177.077876-64-8L2Game Log
Houston Astros913.4097.056595-44-9W1Game Log
San Diego Padres816.3339.0611055-103-6L1Game Log

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