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Baseball on Tuesday, May 05, 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
Minnesota Twins2Baltimore Orioles3BoxMike Flanagan (3-2)Roger Erickson (1-3)MIN  G Ward (2)Rich Dauer (24.6)
New York Yankees2California Angels6BoxJesse Jefferson (1-4)Tom Underwood (0-4)CAL  B Downing (2)  NYA  B Foote (5)Don Baylor (55.4)
Boston Red Sox1Kansas City Royals2BoxLarry Gura (3-2)Frank Tanana (0-4)NoneAmos Otis (14.1)
Detroit Tigers2Oakland Athletics6BoxMike Norris (6-0)Dave Rozema (2-3)OAK  W Gross (2), D Murphy (5)Wayne Gross (56.6)
Milwaukee Brewers4Seattle Mariners1BoxPete Vuckovich (1-2)Jerry Gleaton (2-4)MIL  R Yount (3)Robin Yount (17.7)
Chicago White Sox1Texas Rangers6BoxDanny Darwin (3-2)Ross Baumgarten (2-3)TEX  L Roberts (1)Leon Roberts (24.2)
Houston Astros4Chicago Cubs3BoxDave Smith (1-3)Lee Smith (0-2)NoneAlan Ashby (69.1)
San Diego Padres3Montreal Expos4BoxWoodie Fryman (2-0)Steve Mura (0-4)NoneEllis Valentine (33.5)
San Francisco Giants9New York Mets7BoxTom Griffin (2-2)Randy Jones (0-4)NYN  M Jorgensen (2)  SFN  T Griffin (1), B Smith (1)Tom Griffin (24.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers7Philadelphia Phillies8BoxSparky Lyle (2-1)Bobby Castillo (0-3)LAN  P Guerrero (3)  PHI  M Trillo (2)Mike Schmidt (55.3)
Atlanta Braves1St. Louis Cardinals4BoxLary Sorensen (4-0)Tommy Boggs (1-4)SLN  G Hendrick (5), D Porter (2)Sixto Lezcano (8.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians105.667--53456-14-4L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers138.6193.01037410-33-5W4Game Log
New York Yankees149.6094.084728-66-3L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles119.5502.579792-59-4W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1013.4354.073868-62-7L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox813.3815.0821224-64-7L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays814.3645.577866-72-7W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics215.808--1275711-010-5W1Game Log
Texas Rangers129.5716.5111823-59-4W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox129.5716.593846-76-2L1Game Log
California Angels1214.4629.01071137-45-10W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1014.41710.088936-73-8L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals612.33311.054804-52-7W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners619.24014.5871453-73-12L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals135.722--93585-38-2W1Game Log
Montreal Expos156.7141.5100874-411-2W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies167.6962.5112934-512-2W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates98.5293.566546-32-6L1Game Log
New York Mets614.3008.065922-54-9L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs417.19010.556950-83-10L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers168.667--92609-57-3L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1110.5243.591857-64-4L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves1212.5004.091869-63-6L1Game Log
Houston Astros1113.4585.065667-44-9W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants1115.4236.0901007-74-8W1Game Log
San Diego Padres817.3208.5641095-113-6L2Game Log

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