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Baseball on Saturday, April 29, 1961

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
Boston Red Sox5Detroit Tigers9BoxFrank Lary (4-0)Tom Brewer (2-1)DET  D Brown (3), R Colavito (4), J Wood (2)Jake Wood (15.4)
Chicago White Sox9KC1 UNBRIDGED13BoxDave Wickersham (1-0)Gerry Staley (0-1)KC1  L Posada (1), M Throneberry (3)Marv Throneberry (65.3)
Minnesota Twins1LAA UNBRIDGED4BoxKen McBride (1-2)Jim Kaat (1-1)LAA  K Aspromonte (1)  MIN  E Battey (2)Albie Pearson (17.1)
Cleveland Indians2New York Yankees4BoxRalph Terry (1-0)Jim Perry (2-1)CLE  W Held (1)  NYA  Y Berra (1)Yogi Berra (22.6)
Baltimore Orioles5Washington Senators0BoxMilt Pappas (1-2)Ed Hobaugh (0-1)NoneBrooks Robinson (9.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Chicago Cubs4BoxJohnny Podres (3-0)Dick Ellsworth (0-2)CHN  E Banks (3)  LAN  F Howard 2 (3), C Smith (2)Frank Howard (67.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Cincinnati Reds3BoxVern Law (1-3)Joey Jay (0-3)CIN  G Freese (1), F Robinson (4)Roberto Clemente (17.7)
San Francisco Giants7MLN UNBRIDGED3BoxJuan Marichal (1-1)Bob Buhl (0-2)MLN  J Adcock (1)  SFN  F Alou (1), O Cepeda (2), J Davenport (1), W McCovey 2 (4)Willie McCovey (33.0)
Philadelphia Phillies3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxArt Mahaffey (2-1)Ray Sadecki (1-1)NoneCarl Sawatski (45.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers93.750--75472-07-3W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins95.6431.059687-42-1L2Game Log
New York Yankees85.6151.556522-46-1W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles87.5332.560543-04-8W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians77.5003.058607-50-2L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox66.5003.055543-33-3L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox66.5003.041433-33-3L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics47.3644.566611-23-5W1Game Log
Washington Senators II410.2866.031503-41-6L3Game Log
National League
Pittsburgh Pirates85.6151.556534-34-2W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants96.6001.549503-16-5W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers97.5622.078711-08-7W1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves65.5452.545434-32-2L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs77.5003.043543-64-1L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals78.4673.568654-43-4L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies59.3575.049543-62-3W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds59.3575.047453-82-1L7Game Log

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