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Baseball on Wednesday, May 27, 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 Yankees5Baltimore Orioles6BoxTippy Martinez (2-1)Rich Gossage (1-1)BAL  D DeCinces 2 (6)  NYA  B Dent (5)Doug DeCinces (40.8)
Cleveland Indians5Boston Red Sox10BoxMark Clear (6-0)Bert Blyleven (6-2)BOS  D Evans (11), R Miller (1), J Rice 2 (8)Rick Miller (48.3)
Toronto Blue Jays3California Angels1BoxDave Stieb (4-5)Ken Forsch (6-3)TOR  J Mayberry (7)Alfredo Griffin (17.6)
Detroit Tigers1Milwaukee Brewers5BoxRandy Lerch (3-4)Howard Bailey (1-4)NoneTed Simmons (18.3)
Chicago White Sox3Oakland Athletics0BoxRoss Baumgarten (5-4)Rick Langford (5-5)NoneMike Squires (9.5)
Kansas City Royals8Seattle Mariners5BoxPaul Splittorff (1-4)Floyd Bannister (4-5)KCA  W Aikens (7), U Washington (1)  SEA  D Henderson (6)Willie Aikens (17.9)
Minnesota Twins2Texas Rangers1BoxJerry Koosman (3-6)Danny Darwin (5-4)MIN  D Goodwin (1)Mickey Hatcher (33.6)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Atlanta Braves3BoxRick Camp (5-1)Steve Howe (4-2)ATL  T Harper (2)Claudell Washington (45.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Chicago Cubs2BoxPascual Perez (2-0)Rick Reuschel (2-6)NoneTony Pena (61.3)
San Francisco Giants2Cincinnati Reds3BoxMario Soto (4-5)Doyle Alexander (5-3)NoneJohnny Bench (17.7)
San Diego Padres0Houston Astros1BoxBob Knepper (5-0)Chris Welsh (2-3)NoneJoe Pittman (9.3)
St. Louis Cardinals1Montreal Expos4BoxCharlie Lea (4-1)John Martin (1-1)NoneRodney Scott (16.9)
Philadelphia Phillies1New York Mets3BoxPat Zachry (5-5)Larry Christenson (1-5)NYN  D Kingman (9)Pat Zachry (18.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2714.659--19214511-916-5W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians2215.5953.014212814-78-8L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2418.5713.519117411-713-11W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2419.5584.020920813-911-10W1Game Log
New York Yankees2319.5484.516015710-1213-7L4Game Log
Detroit Tigers2122.4887.016917911-1110-11L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1431.31115.01471909-155-16W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics3018.625--20015012-918-9L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2416.6004.020214913-1111-5W2Game Log
Texas Rangers2417.5853.519516910-1014-7L1Game Log
California Angels2225.4687.519620613-89-17L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1324.35111.51141688-135-11W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners1530.33313.51662226-129-18L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1429.32613.51451838-155-15W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies2518.581--18017411-1314-5L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2216.5792.51811559-813-8L4Game Log
Montreal Expos2418.5710.51711728-1216-6W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1918.5143.015213212-96-10W2Game Log
New York Mets1327.32510.51351825-148-13W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1031.24414.01231931-168-16L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3113.705--18211317-814-5L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2518.5815.518717112-713-11W2Game Log
Houston Astros2322.5118.515113311-912-13W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants2323.5009.016015713-1210-11L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2121.5009.016216611-89-14W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1728.37814.51511879-188-10L3Game Log

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