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Baseball on Saturday, August 29, 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
California Angels3Baltimore Orioles4BoxDennis Martinez (10-4)Geoff Zahn (8-7)BAL  R Dempsey (5)  CAL  B Grich (16)Bobby Grich (36.3)
Oakland Athletics6Boston Red Sox7BoxMike Torrez (7-2)Matt Keough (8-4)BOS  C Lansford (4), J Rice (13)  OAK  T Armas (18), M Heath (8)Carney Lansford (51.2)
New York Yankees12Chicago White Sox2BoxTommy John (7-4)Richard Dotson (8-5)CHA  G Luzinski (15)  NYA  R Jackson (7), B Murcer (4), G Nettles (11), D Winfield (8)Reggie Jackson (32.1)
Seattle Mariners3Cleveland Indians7BoxRick Waits (6-7)Floyd Bannister (6-6)NoneDave Rosello (20.4)
Texas Rangers8Milwaukee Brewers5BoxJon Matlack (4-6)Randy Lerch (4-7)NoneAl Oliver (20.4)
Detroit Tigers1Minnesota Twins7BoxBrad Havens (1-3)Dan Schatzeder (5-7)MIN  J Castino (5), T Laudner (2), P Mackanin (3)Tim Laudner (22.8)
Kansas City Royals2Toronto Blue Jays0BoxMike Jones (2-1)Juan Berenguer (2-6)NoneHal McRae (24.0)
Philadelphia Phillies1Houston Astros6Box G1Vern Ruhle (2-3)Mark Davis (0-2)NoneKiko Garcia (33.1)
Philadelphia Phillies1Houston Astros2Box G2Billy Smith (1-0)Dickie Noles (0-1)HOU  A Ashby (1)Alan Ashby (13.9)
Chicago Cubs3Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxMike Griffin (1-1)Burt Hooton (9-5)NoneBill Buckner (27.8)
Atlanta Braves3Montreal Expos4BoxJeff Reardon (2-0)Gene Garber (2-3)NoneAndre Dawson (17.4)
Cincinnati Reds2New York Mets3BoxMike Scott (4-7)Bruce Berenyi (6-4)NoneHubie Brooks (27.2)
St. Louis Cardinals6San Diego Padres1Box G1Lary Sorensen (6-5)Chris Welsh (5-6)SLN  K Oberkfell (1)George Hendrick (19.4)
St. Louis Cardinals6San Diego Padres5Box G2Bob Sykes (2-0)Juan Eichelberger (6-5)SDN  R Jones (3), L Salazar (2)Tom Herr (17.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates3San Francisco Giants8BoxDoyle Alexander (7-5)Luis Tiant (0-3)NoneMilt May (25.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles4230.583--30329019-1923-11W1Game Log
New York Yankees4332.5731.529224518-1925-13W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4234.5532.033631423-1819-16L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4234.5532.029028416-1726-17L4Game Log
Boston Red Sox4034.5413.035233823-2017-14W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians3535.5006.027327920-1515-20W4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2452.31620.024435913-2211-30L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics4532.584--33027416-1729-15L4Game Log
Texas Rangers4230.5832.532926718-1824-12W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4130.5773.033126922-2019-10L2Game Log
California Angels3938.5066.035632119-1720-21L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals3040.42911.526329921-229-18W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2849.36417.030238013-1915-30L9Game Log
Minnesota Twins2750.35118.025133311-2515-26W3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals4226.618--31425817-1125-15W4Game Log
Montreal Expos4131.5693.030125914-2227-9W5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4033.5484.531031414-2126-12L5Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3237.46410.528127816-1715-21L6Game Log
New York Mets2843.39415.523930413-2315-20W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2647.35618.52523403-2322-25W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4828.632--33523925-1623-12L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4331.5814.031231120-1623-15L1Game Log
Houston Astros3937.5139.026824520-2219-15W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves3737.50010.028529821-1915-19L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants3840.48711.030028921-2417-16W3Game Log
San Diego Padres2650.34222.026032214-2812-22L7Game Log

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