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Baseball on Tuesday, June 02, 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
Oakland Athletics6Chicago White Sox2BoxSteve McCatty (6-4)Ross Baumgarten (5-5)NoneDwayne Murphy (14.0)
Boston Red Sox4Cleveland Indians0BoxDennis Eckersley (5-4)Bert Blyleven (6-3)BOS  D Evans (13)Dwight Evans (23.0)
Milwaukee Brewers5Detroit Tigers2BoxMike Caldwell (6-4)Dan Petry (2-5)MIL  G Thomas 2 (14)Gorman Thomas (23.4)
Seattle Mariners4Kansas City Royals3BoxFloyd Bannister (5-5)Juan Berenguer (0-4)NoneTom Paciorek (23.2)
Texas Rangers5Minnesota Twins3BoxDanny Darwin (6-4)Jerry Koosman (3-7)TEX  J Ellis (1)Al Oliver (25.2)
Baltimore Orioles3New York Yankees5BoxRich Gossage (2-1)Sammy Stewart (2-2)BAL  E Murray (6)  NYA  D Revering (3), D Winfield (6)Eddie Murray (49.0)
California Angels3Toronto Blue Jays0BoxDave Frost (1-0)Luis Leal (3-6)CAL  E Ott (1)Bobby Grich (11.9)
Atlanta Braves3Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxGaylord Perry (5-3)Dave Stewart (3-1)NoneBill Nahorodny (32.5)
New York Mets7Philadelphia Phillies9BoxMike Proly (2-0)Ed Lynch (1-3)NYN  M Wilson (1)Dick Davis (59.1)
Chicago Cubs3Pittsburgh Pirates16BoxEddie Solomon (4-3)Bill Caudill (1-5)NoneBill Madlock (15.6)
Houston Astros2San Diego Padres1BoxFrank LaCorte (3-1)Chris Welsh (2-4)NoneCraig Reynolds (45.7)
Cincinnati Reds7San Francisco Giants15BoxEd Whitson (2-5)Mike LaCoss (2-6)CIN  R Oester (1)  SFN  J Martin (2), J Morgan (3)Joe Morgan (16.6)
Montreal Expos8St. Louis Cardinals1BoxRay Burris (3-4)Bob Shirley (4-2)MON  A Dawson (13)Chris Speier (16.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2817.622--20616411-1017-7L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2820.5831.522219414-914-11W1Game Log
New York Yankees2720.5742.017817213-1314-7W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2621.5533.022622414-912-12W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2319.5483.515414514-79-12L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers2425.4906.019020513-1311-12L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1634.32014.51642109-157-19L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics3220.615--22016914-1118-9W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2618.5914.021916313-1113-7L1Game Log
Texas Rangers2719.5873.021918411-1016-9W1Game Log
California Angels2527.4817.021022116-109-17W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1626.38111.013318510-146-12L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1832.36013.01822419-149-18W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1533.31215.01612078-166-18L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies2919.604--21419911-1318-6W4Game Log
Montreal Expos2720.5741.51911839-1318-7W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2419.5582.520018510-1014-9L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2220.5244.018314914-117-10W1Game Log
New York Mets1530.33312.51582095-1610-14L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs1135.23917.01432302-198-17L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3416.680--21414217-917-7L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2821.5715.522421714-1014-11L1Game Log
Houston Astros2524.5108.516415113-1112-13W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2626.5009.020119013-1313-13W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2424.5009.018519313-1110-14W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1930.38814.51691989-1810-12L1Game Log

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