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Baseball on Wednesday, September 23, 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
Detroit Tigers0Baltimore Orioles1BoxDennis Martinez (14-4)Dan Petry (9-8)BAL  J Dwyer (3)Terry Crowley (9.3)
Milwaukee Brewers5Boston Red Sox11BoxLuis Aponte (1-0)Jamie Easterly (2-3)BOS  G Allenson (5), D Evans (19)Dave Stapleton (46.2)
Chicago White Sox3California Angels7BoxMike Witt (6-9)Steve Trout (8-7)CAL  B Downing (9)Brian Downing (28.0)
Minnesota Twins6Kansas City Royals2BoxPete Redfern (7-8)Mike Jones (5-2)KCA  W Aikens (16)  MIN  D Engle (3)Willie Aikens (21.3)
Cleveland Indians1New York Yankees6BoxRick Reuschel (8-9)John Denny (9-5)NYA  R Jackson (12)Willie Randolph (18.8)
Seattle Mariners2Texas Rangers1BoxGlenn Abbott (4-7)Rick Honeycutt (10-6)SEA  P Serna (4)Paul Serna (19.2)
Oakland Athletics6Toronto Blue Jays0BoxRick Langford (11-9)Jim Clancy (6-11)OAK  W Gross (10)Keith Drumright (15.6)
New York Mets1Chicago Cubs2BoxMike Krukow (8-9)Ed Lynch (4-4)NoneSteve Henderson (7.0)
Atlanta Braves3Houston Astros1BoxRick Mahler (6-6)Joe Niekro (9-8)NoneMatt Sinatro (19.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Montreal Expos3BoxGrant Jackson (2-2)Rick Rhoden (8-4)MON  J White (3)  PIT  J Thompson (14)Larry Parrish (42.5)
Cincinnati Reds5San Diego Padres1BoxFrank Pastore (4-7)Rick Wise (3-8)NoneGeorge Foster (13.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers4San Francisco Giants8BoxGary Lavelle (1-6)Dave Goltz (2-5)LAN  R Monday (11)  SFN  J Morgan (8)Larry Herndon (41.0)
Philadelphia Phillies9St. Louis Cardinals4BoxDickie Noles (2-2)John Martin (6-5)PHI  D Davis (2), G Matthews (8)Pete Rose (24.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees5642.571--39431426-2530-17W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5743.5701.038936727-2430-19L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5543.5611.047443126-2329-20W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5644.5601.045543032-2524-19L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5342.5581.539739322-2131-21W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians4647.4957.538539624-2122-26L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3563.35721.030942518-2717-36L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics5941.590--42336627-2332-18W3Game Log
Texas Rangers5144.5375.541535021-2230-22L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4748.4959.541537425-2722-21L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals4349.46712.033437127-2516-24L1Game Log
California Angels4654.46013.042641522-2824-26W3Game Log
Seattle Mariners3961.39020.038847821-2818-33W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins3961.39020.033843216-2922-33W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals5240.565--40136324-2128-19L2Game Log
Montreal Expos5344.5462.540236218-2735-17W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5244.5422.042641320-2832-16W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4348.4738.536336623-2519-24L1Game Log
New York Mets3757.39416.031138715-3222-25L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs3559.37218.03144269-3125-29W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds6038.612--42740431-2029-18W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5841.5862.541732827-2131-20L5Game Log
Houston Astros5544.5565.535929928-2627-18L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5050.50011.038437022-2928-21W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves4749.49012.035737026-2720-23W1Game Log
San Diego Padres3664.36025.035442716-3220-32L2Game Log

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