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Baseball on Thursday, May 07, 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
New York Yankees1California Angels2BoxKen Forsch (4-1)Tommy John (4-2)NoneDan Ford (15.5)
Detroit Tigers3Oakland Athletics5BoxJeff Jones (2-0)Dan Petry (0-2)DET  K Gibson (3)  OAK  T Armas (9), C Johnson (5), J Newman (1), M Page (2)Cliff Johnson (35.5)
Milwaukee Brewers1Seattle Mariners4BoxFloyd Bannister (3-2)Moose Haas (2-1)SEA  D Henderson (2)Dave Henderson (16.4)
Chicago White Sox4Texas Rangers9BoxBob Babcock (1-0)Ed Farmer (0-2)NoneJohnny Grubb (62.5)
Cleveland Indians2Toronto Blue Jays6BoxDave Stieb (2-3)Rick Waits (3-1)TOR  J Mayberry (4), O Velez (3)Ernie Whitt (17.2)
Houston Astros6Chicago Cubs0BoxBob Knepper (3-0)Randy Martz (1-1)NoneCraig Reynolds (17.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Cincinnati Reds1Box G1Rick Rhoden (4-0)Mario Soto (1-5)NoneJohn Milner (13.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Cincinnati Reds1Box G2Eddie Solomon (2-1)Mike LaCoss (1-3)PIT  P Garner (1)Dale Berra (28.9)
San Diego Padres1Montreal Expos2BoxScott Sanderson (4-1)Chris Welsh (1-2)MON  T Raines (2)  SDN  L Salazar (1)Ellis Valentine (19.2)
San Francisco Giants2New York Mets3BoxEd Lynch (1-0)Doyle Alexander (4-2)NYN  D Flynn (1), M Jorgensen (3)Mike Jorgensen (25.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Philadelphia Phillies1BoxJerry Reuss (3-1)Marty Bystrom (2-1)NoneDick Davis (21.8)
Atlanta Braves4St. Louis Cardinals3BoxRick Camp (3-1)Silvio Martinez (0-2)NoneEddie Miller (34.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians116.647--59527-24-4L1Game Log
New York Yankees1510.6004.090769-76-3L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles129.5712.084832-510-4W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1310.5653.01059010-53-5L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1114.4404.079939-72-7L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox913.4094.5851235-64-7W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays915.3755.584926-73-8W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics226.786--1346311-011-6W1Game Log
Texas Rangers149.6095.5124883-511-4W4Game Log
Chicago White Sox1211.5227.599976-96-2L3Game Log
California Angels1315.4649.01111197-46-11W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1015.40010.592986-83-8L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals613.31611.555834-52-8L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners819.29613.51031473-75-12W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos167.696--1071014-412-3W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals137.6501.598725-38-4L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies169.6401.0114974-512-4L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates119.5503.584658-42-6W2Game Log
New York Mets715.3188.5721002-55-10W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs518.21711.0581020-84-11L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers188.692--966211-57-3W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1412.5384.01059111-63-6W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1212.5005.01021037-65-6L2Game Log
Houston Astros1214.4626.072688-54-9W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1216.4297.0981078-84-8L1Game Log
San Diego Padres918.3339.5781166-123-6L1Game Log

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