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Baseball on Tuesday, May 26, 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 Yankees4Baltimore Orioles6BoxSammy Stewart (2-1)Gene Nelson (1-1)BAL  T Crowley 2 (2)Terry Crowley (61.7)
Cleveland Indians5Boston Red Sox2BoxWayne Garland (3-4)Dennis Eckersley (4-4)BOS  R Gedman (1)Mike Hargrove (11.7)
Toronto Blue Jays8California Angels4BoxRoy Lee Jackson (1-2)Doug Rau (1-2)CAL  D Ford (9)  TOR  B Bonnell (3), O Velez (5)Barry Bonnell (42.0)
Detroit Tigers3Milwaukee Brewers7BoxPete Vuckovich (5-2)Milt Wilcox (5-5)NoneJim Gantner (13.0)
Chicago White Sox4Oakland Athletics1BoxBritt Burns (5-2)Brian Kingman (2-4)OAK  D McKay (1)Tony Bernazard (31.2)
Kansas City Royals5Seattle Mariners4BoxDennis Leonard (5-5)Shane Rawley (0-2)KCA  A Otis (2)Lee May (33.9)
Minnesota Twins1Texas Rangers2BoxFergie Jenkins (3-3)Pete Redfern (3-5)TEX  P Putnam (5)Mario Mendoza (15.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Chicago Cubs4BoxKent Tekulve (1-3)Mike Krukow (1-6)NoneWillie Stargell (48.4)
San Diego Padres0Houston Astros1BoxNolan Ryan (4-2)Juan Eichelberger (4-3)NoneJoe Pittman (15.4)
St. Louis Cardinals3Montreal Expos4BoxSteve Rogers (5-3)Jim Kaat (2-1)NoneDane Iorg (38.9)
Philadelphia Phillies7New York Mets5BoxRon Reed (1-0)Neil Allen (3-2)NYN  D Kingman (8), J Youngblood (4)Gary Matthews (46.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2614.650--18614011-915-5W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians2214.6112.013711814-68-8W1Game Log
New York Yankees2318.5613.515515110-1113-7L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2318.5613.518617311-712-11W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2319.5484.019920313-910-10L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2121.5006.016817411-1010-11L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1331.29515.01441898-155-16W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics3017.638--20014712-918-8L1Game Log
Texas Rangers2416.6003.519416710-1014-6W5Game Log
Chicago White Sox2316.5904.019914912-1111-5W1Game Log
California Angels2224.4787.519520313-89-16L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1529.34113.51612146-129-17L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1224.33312.51061637-135-11W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1329.31014.51431827-155-15L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies2517.595--17917111-1214-5W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2215.5952.51801519-713-8L3Game Log
Montreal Expos2318.5611.51671718-1215-6W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1818.5004.014913011-96-10W1Game Log
New York Mets1227.30811.51321815-147-13L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1030.25014.01211901-168-15L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3112.721--18011017-714-5W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2418.5716.518416912-712-11W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2322.5119.015815413-1110-11L1Game Log
Houston Astros2222.5009.515013311-911-13W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2021.48810.015916411-88-14L2Game Log
San Diego Padres1727.38614.51511869-178-10L2Game Log

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