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Baseball on Saturday, May 23, 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
Chicago White Sox15California Angels4BoxRoss Baumgarten (4-4)Steve Renko (3-3)NoneBill Almon (29.4)
Baltimore Orioles9Detroit Tigers2BoxMike Flanagan (6-3)Dave Rozema (2-4)BAL  D DeCinces 2 (2), E Murray (4)  DET  S Kemp (3)Doug DeCinces (26.6)
Minnesota Twins0Kansas City Royals1BoxRenie Martin (1-2)Don Cooper (0-3)NoneHal McRae (15.1)
Boston Red Sox8Milwaukee Brewers1BoxMike Torrez (4-2)Randy Lerch (2-4)BOS  D Schmidt (2)Tony Perez (18.8)
Cleveland Indians2New York Yankees3BoxDave Righetti (1-0)Rick Waits (4-3)NYA  D Winfield (4)Larry Milbourne (24.0)
Toronto Blue Jays2Oakland Athletics3BoxJeff Jones (3-1)Luis Leal (2-5)OAK  M Heath (3)Ken Macha (20.6)
Texas Rangers6Seattle Mariners4BoxSteve Comer (3-1)Shane Rawley (0-1)SEA  G Gray 2 (8)John Ellis (53.5)
San Diego Padres6Atlanta Braves7BoxRick Camp (4-1)Gary Lucas (3-5)ATL  R Linares (2)  SDN  G Richards (1)Bruce Benedict (32.2)
Montreal Expos4Chicago Cubs6BoxRick Reuschel (2-5)Ray Burris (2-4)MON  T Raines (3)Steve Dillard (36.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Cincinnati Reds6BoxDave Stewart (3-0)Paul Moskau (1-1)LAN  R Cey (9), S Garvey (4), J Johnstone (1), D Thomas (1)Mario Soto (42.9)
San Francisco Giants3Houston Astros5BoxFrank LaCorte (2-1)Ed Whitson (1-5)NoneCesar Cedeno (18.0)
Philadelphia Phillies6Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxMike Proly (1-0)Kent Tekulve (0-3)PHI  M Schmidt (14)  PIT  J Thompson (5)Manny Trillo (48.8)
New York Mets2St. Louis Cardinals8BoxBob Forsch (4-2)Pete Falcone (1-2)NoneGene Tenace (15.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2412.667--16512211-713-5W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians2013.6062.511310312-58-8L1Game Log
New York Yankees2315.6052.014512310-913-6W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2216.5793.018117913-79-9W6Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2017.5414.516415011-79-10L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1820.4747.014015910-98-11L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1228.30014.01301727-125-16L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2716.628--18313612-915-7W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2115.5833.518314110-1011-5W3Game Log
Texas Rangers2116.5683.01831609-1012-6W2Game Log
California Angels2122.4886.018718413-88-14L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1326.33312.01351707-125-15L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1327.32512.51422016-127-15L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1022.31211.5921436-114-11W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals2212.647--1731399-513-7W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2415.6152.516814610-1014-5W1Game Log
Montreal Expos2117.5533.01561598-1113-6L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1617.4855.512711510-85-10L1Game Log
New York Mets1026.27813.01111704-146-12L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs829.21615.51011731-166-14W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2911.725--16110315-614-5W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2217.5646.517215412-710-10L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves2019.5138.515315011-88-12W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2221.5128.515314712-1010-11L1Game Log
Houston Astros2021.4889.514212811-99-12W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1625.39013.51411748-158-10L1Game Log

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