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Baseball on Monday, August 17, 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
Minnesota Twins2Detroit Tigers12BoxDan Petry (5-6)Jerry Koosman (3-9)NoneAl Cowens (9.9)
Toronto Blue Jays3Kansas City Royals5BoxRich Gale (5-5)Jim Clancy (3-6)KCA  G Brett (3)  TOR  J Mayberry (10)Jamie Quirk (30.3)
Chicago White Sox4New York Yankees1BoxBritt Burns (7-2)Rick Reuschel (4-8)CHA  G Luzinski (11)Greg Luzinski (15.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Chicago Cubs3BoxDoug Bird (7-1)Bob Welch (4-4)NoneJody Davis (21.1)
Montreal Expos6Houston Astros2BoxRay Burris (5-5)Vern Ruhle (1-2)NoneAndre Dawson (19.8)
San Francisco Giants5Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxGreg Minton (3-3)Rod Scurry (2-4)NoneJoe Morgan (39.0)
San Diego Padres1St. Louis Cardinals2BoxJim Kaat (4-2)Gary Lucas (3-6)NoneKen Oberkfell (36.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees3727.578--24622116-1821-9L4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3526.5741.525123814-1621-10L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3728.5690.529026122-1615-12W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers3629.5541.525824616-1420-15W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox3330.5243.528528319-1614-14L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2831.4756.522322916-1112-20W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2046.30318.021330211-229-24L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics4125.621--27922216-1425-11W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox3625.5902.528522818-1718-8W2Game Log
Texas Rangers3625.5902.528323014-1422-11W1Game Log
California Angels3234.4859.029127518-1514-19L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals2534.42412.522325616-189-16W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2739.40914.026130913-1614-23W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins2145.31820.02112998-2012-26L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals3522.614--26321714-1121-11W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3626.5812.527126414-1622-10L2Game Log
Montreal Expos3427.5573.025322612-1822-9W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2829.4917.023321216-1411-16L2Game Log
New York Mets2237.37314.020626410-1912-18W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs2042.32317.52122902-2117-22W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4025.615--27220519-1421-11L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds3825.6031.028526519-1219-13W1Game Log
Houston Astros3332.5087.022421119-1714-15L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3131.5007.523325819-1611-16L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3136.46310.025524917-2014-16W1Game Log
San Diego Padres2440.37515.521125712-2112-19L4Game Log

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