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Baseball on Wednesday, August 12, 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
Kansas City Royals10Baltimore Orioles0Box G1Larry Gura (5-5)Jim Palmer (3-5)KCA  F White (4)Hal McRae (24.6)
Kansas City Royals3Baltimore Orioles4Box G2Scott McGregor (7-2)Jim Wright (1-1)BAL  R Dempsey (4), E Murray (10)  KCA  A Otis (5), W Wilson (1)Eddie Murray (34.9)
Chicago White Sox1Boston Red Sox8BoxBob Ojeda (1-0)LaMarr Hoyt (4-2)BOS  G Allenson (4), D Evans (14), J Rice (10), J Rudi 2 (4), D Stapleton (3)Dwight Evans (21.2)
Milwaukee Brewers4Cleveland Indians9BoxLen Barker (6-3)Randy Lerch (3-6)CLE  R Manning (3)Andre Thornton (31.6)
Toronto Blue Jays4Detroit Tigers3BoxDave Stieb (5-7)Jack Morris (9-4)NoneDamaso Garcia (18.9)
Oakland Athletics3Minnesota Twins4BoxDarrell Jackson (1-1)Bob Owchinko (3-2)OAK  W Gross (6)Hosken Powell (54.4)
Texas Rangers4New York Yankees5BoxDave LaRoche (4-0)Fergie Jenkins (4-6)NYA  G Nettles (9)Graig Nettles (37.4)
California Angels4Seattle Mariners1BoxDon Aase (2-2)Dick Drago (4-3)CAL  B Grich 2 (8)  SEA  R Zisk (10)Bobby Grich (42.3)
New York Mets7Chicago Cubs4BoxNeil Allen (4-3)Dick Tidrow (2-5)CHN  B Bonds (1), M Lum (2)  NYN  H Brooks (1)Lee Mazzilli (38.1)
Cincinnati Reds5Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxDave Stewart (4-1)Tom Seaver (7-2)CIN  G Foster (15)  LAN  D Lopes (4)Dave Lopes (36.4)
St. Louis Cardinals11Philadelphia Phillies3BoxBob Sykes (1-0)Dick Ruthven (8-4)SLN  G Hendrick 2 (13), K Hernandez (6)Dick Ruthven (38.6)
Montreal Expos3Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxRay Burris (4-5)Eddie Solomon (5-4)MON  A Dawson (15)  PIT  M Easler (7)Tony Pena (30.2)
Atlanta Braves4San Diego Padres3BoxRick Camp (6-1)John Curtis (1-4)NoneJoe Lefebvre (32.4)
Houston Astros5San Francisco Giants4BoxJoe Sambito (3-3)Al Holland (3-3)SFN  D Evans (10), J Martin (3)Jerry Martin (33.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees3623.610--23320315-1521-8W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3324.5792.023522414-1619-8W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3426.5672.526724519-1415-12L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3228.5334.523223216-1416-14L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox3128.5255.026926818-1413-14W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2727.5006.520420016-1111-16W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1843.29519.019928211-217-22W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics3825.603--26020716-1422-11L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox3323.5893.526220415-1518-8L1Game Log
Texas Rangers3424.5862.527422314-1420-10L1Game Log
California Angels3231.5086.027625618-1214-19W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2132.39612.019623713-168-16L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2338.37714.02232959-1514-23L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2040.33316.51952498-1911-22W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies3523.603--25824713-1422-9L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3222.5932.025321312-1120-11W1Game Log
Montreal Expos3226.5523.023921910-1822-8W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2725.5195.021918715-1211-14L1Game Log
New York Mets2035.36413.519324710-1810-17W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs1641.28118.51902772-2113-21L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3822.633--25518219-1319-9W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds3623.6101.527424919-1217-11L1Game Log
Houston Astros3030.5008.020819516-1614-14W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2929.5008.021324217-1411-16W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants2834.45211.023423714-1814-16L1Game Log
San Diego Padres2336.39014.520024112-2011-16L3Game Log

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