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Baseball on Saturday, August 22, 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
Cleveland Indians2California Angels3BoxDon Aase (3-3)Sid Monge (1-4)CAL  D Ford (14)  CLE  R Hassey (1)Ron Hassey (27.3)
Texas Rangers0Detroit Tigers2BoxDan Petry (6-6)Rick Honeycutt (8-2)NoneAl Cowens (9.3)
Minnesota Twins3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxRollie Fingers (2-2)Don Cooper (0-4)NoneGorman Thomas (46.9)
Kansas City Royals0New York Yankees5BoxRick Reuschel (5-8)Paul Splittorff (3-5)NYA  B Dent (7)Bucky Dent (22.1)
Baltimore Orioles0Oakland Athletics2BoxRick Langford (7-8)Scott McGregor (8-3)OAK  T Armas (16)Tony Armas (11.5)
Boston Red Sox5Seattle Mariners3BoxBob Ojeda (2-1)Jim Beattie (1-1)SEA  B Bulling (1)Carl Yastrzemski (18.9)
Chicago White Sox8Toronto Blue Jays0BoxBritt Burns (8-2)Jim Clancy (3-7)CHA  C Lemon (4), G Luzinski (12)Chet Lemon (16.0)
Montreal Expos5Atlanta Braves4Box G1Stan Bahnsen (2-0)Steve Bedrosian (1-2)ATL  B Horner 2 (7)  MON  J Milner (3)John Milner (44.6)
Montreal Expos1Atlanta Braves9Box G2John Montefusco (2-3)Charlie Lea (4-4)ATL  C Chambliss (5), C Washington (2)  MON  A Dawson (17)Dale Murphy (12.2)
San Francisco Giants2Chicago Cubs1BoxVida Blue (6-5)Doug Bird (7-2)SFN  J Clark (10)Larry Herndon (23.4)
New York Mets7Cincinnati Reds4BoxDan Boitano (1-0)Frank Pastore (3-5)NYN  D Kingman (19)Dave Kingman (56.3)
Houston Astros4Philadelphia Phillies8BoxDick Ruthven (9-5)Joe Niekro (7-7)PHI  K Moreland 2 (5), M Schmidt (19), M Trillo (4)Bake McBride (16.8)
San Diego Padres7Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxJohn Curtis (2-4)Kent Tekulve (4-4)NoneOzzie Smith (46.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxFernando Valenzuela (10-4)Bob Forsch (7-3)LAN  D Thomas (3)Tom Herr (33.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers4029.580--27425016-1424-15W8Game Log
New York Yankees3929.5740.526023116-1823-11W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3729.5611.526625916-1921-10L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3931.5571.531028423-1816-13W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox3632.5293.530730122-1814-14W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians3034.4697.524125518-1412-20L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2347.32917.523232113-2210-25L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics4427.620--29423616-1428-13W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox3827.5853.030324220-1918-8W1Game Log
Texas Rangers3828.5763.530024914-1624-12L2Game Log
California Angels3635.5078.032329018-1518-20W4Game Log
Kansas City Royals2637.41314.023427517-199-18L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2843.39416.027933513-1615-27L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins2248.31421.52213169-2312-26L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals3625.590--27523414-1122-14L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3828.5762.528828114-1824-10W2Game Log
Montreal Expos3630.5452.526625314-2122-9L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3131.5005.525523016-1414-18L1Game Log
New York Mets2440.37513.522328112-2212-18W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2145.31817.52203042-2118-25L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4326.623--28721122-1521-11W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4126.6121.030027619-1222-14L1Game Log
Houston Astros3534.5078.024522719-1916-15L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves3434.5008.525827819-1614-19W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3437.47910.026826220-2114-16W2Game Log
San Diego Padres2643.37717.023228014-2412-19W1Game Log

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