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Baseball on Wednesday, August 19, 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
Baltimore Orioles3California Angels6BoxSteve Renko (5-3)Mike Flanagan (8-5)CAL  B Grich (12)Don Baylor (18.4)
Minnesota Twins0Detroit Tigers4BoxDan Schatzeder (5-5)Darrell Jackson (1-2)DET  S Papi (2)Stan Papi (19.2)
Toronto Blue Jays9Kansas City Royals4BoxJuan Berenguer (2-4)Dennis Leonard (7-8)KCA  H McRae (6)Lloyd Moseby (44.1)
Chicago White Sox6New York Yankees5BoxDennis Lamp (4-1)Rudy May (4-7)NoneGraig Nettles (35.1)
Boston Red Sox2Oakland Athletics4BoxMatt Keough (7-3)Frank Tanana (3-5)OAK  C Johnson (10)Cliff Johnson (15.2)
Cleveland Indians3Seattle Mariners4BoxShane Rawley (2-3)Sid Monge (1-3)NoneJeff Burroughs (17.3)
Milwaukee Brewers1Texas Rangers4BoxDoc Medich (6-3)Jim Slaton (4-5)TEX  B Sample (2)Buddy Bell (18.7)
New York Mets2Atlanta Braves5BoxTommy Boggs (3-10)Mike Scott (3-6)ATL  B Asselstine (2)  NYN  E Valentine (4)Brian Asselstine (61.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Chicago Cubs4BoxMike Krukow (4-6)Dave Goltz (2-1)LAN  P Guerrero (11), K Landreaux 2 (6)Bobby Bonds (45.8)
Philadelphia Phillies3Cincinnati Reds6BoxTom Hume (6-2)Sparky Lyle (5-2)NoneJoe Nolan (59.8)
Montreal Expos1Houston Astros9BoxNolan Ryan (7-3)Scott Sanderson (6-4)HOU  D Walling (4)Terry Puhl (12.6)
San Francisco Giants3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxOdell Jones (1-0)Doyle Alexander (6-5)PIT  L Lacy (1), T Pena (2)Bill Madlock (20.5)
San Diego Padres6St. Louis Cardinals7BoxBruce Sutter (3-3)John Littlefield (1-3)SDN  J Lefebvre (6)Gene Richards (21.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees3828.576--25522716-1822-10L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3627.5711.526024915-1721-10L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3829.5670.526524616-1422-15W6Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3830.5591.030027423-1815-12L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox3332.5084.528929019-1814-14L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians2932.4756.523123517-1212-20L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2246.32417.022730913-229-24W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics4325.632--28622616-1427-11W5Game Log
Texas Rangers3826.5943.029624014-1424-12W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox3726.5873.529123719-1818-8W1Game Log
California Angels3335.48510.030228418-1515-20W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2840.41215.026731713-1615-24W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2536.41014.523027016-189-18L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins2147.30922.02113068-2212-26L6Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals3623.610--27322714-1122-12W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3628.5622.527527314-1822-10L4Game Log
Montreal Expos3429.5404.025623912-2022-9L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2930.4927.024221916-1412-17W1Game Log
New York Mets2338.37714.021226911-2012-18L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2143.32817.52162982-2118-23W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds4025.615--29426919-1221-13W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4126.6121.028020920-1521-11L1Game Log
Houston Astros3532.5226.023721419-1716-15W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves3232.5007.523826419-1612-17W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3237.46410.026225818-2114-16L1Game Log
San Diego Padres2541.37915.522126713-2212-19L1Game Log

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