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Baseball on Wednesday, August 26, 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 Royals6Detroit Tigers1BoxLarry Gura (8-5)Aurelio Lopez (5-2)KCA  C Geronimo (2)Cesar Geronimo (24.4)
Minnesota Twins2New York Yankees3BoxRich Gossage (3-1)Albert Williams (3-6)NoneRob Wilfong (28.3)
San Diego Padres7Chicago Cubs9BoxLee Smith (3-5)John Curtis (2-5)CHN  S Dillard (2), L Durham 2 (6)  SDN  J Lefebvre (7)Luis Salazar (57.9)
Cincinnati Reds0Montreal Expos6BoxBill Gullickson (4-6)Mario Soto (8-7)MON  G Carter (11)Gary Carter (26.7)
Houston Astros9New York Mets3BoxDon Sutton (6-7)Pat Zachry (6-9)NoneArt Howe (32.0)
Atlanta Braves5Philadelphia Phillies3BoxRick Camp (7-1)Ron Reed (2-1)ATL  G Perry (1)Rafael Ramirez (36.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers16Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxJerry Reuss (8-3)Rick Rhoden (7-2)PIT  D Berra (2), B Robinson (1), J Thompson (8)Steve Garvey (32.4)
San Francisco Giants4St. Louis Cardinals9BoxJoaquin Andujar (4-4)Gary Lavelle (0-5)SLN  K Hernandez (8)Dane Iorg (44.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles4029.580--29127619-1921-10W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers4231.5752.028626716-1426-17L1Game Log
New York Yankees4131.5691.527323916-1825-13W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4132.5622.032429823-1818-14L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox3734.5214.032732223-2014-14L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians3235.4787.025327420-1512-20W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2350.31519.023534313-2210-28L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics4529.608--31424916-1429-15L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4028.5883.032525022-2018-8W1Game Log
Texas Rangers4029.5802.531325516-1724-12W2Game Log
California Angels3836.5147.034230918-1520-21W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals2839.41813.524729019-219-18W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2846.37817.029736013-1615-30L6Game Log
Minnesota Twins2450.32421.023432911-2512-26L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals3926.600--29925014-1125-15W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4030.5712.530630314-1826-12L2Game Log
Montreal Expos3831.5513.028225614-2224-9W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3234.4857.527326016-1415-21L3Game Log
New York Mets2642.38214.523129513-2313-19L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2545.35716.52483272-2122-25W4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4627.630--32223525-1621-11W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4229.5923.030529419-1423-15L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves3735.5148.528229121-1715-19W2Game Log
Houston Astros3636.5009.525523820-2116-15W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3540.46712.028228121-2414-16L1Game Log
San Diego Padres2647.35620.025230714-2812-19L4Game Log

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