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Baseball on Wednesday, May 26, 1971

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 Indians2Baltimore Orioles3BoxMike Cuellar (6-1)Rich Hand (0-2)CLE  V Pinson (3)Ellie Hendricks (25.4)
Washington Senators2Boston Red Sox3BoxRay Culp (5-3)Gerry Janeski (1-4)NoneDoug Griffin (23.7)
Kansas City Royals2Chicago White Sox7BoxWilbur Wood (3-2)Mike Hedlund (4-3)KCA  D Paepke (1)Jay Johnstone (11.2)
New York Yankees2Detroit Tigers1BoxMel Stottlemyre (5-2)Mike Kilkenny (0-2)NoneRoy White (47.5)
Minnesota Twins4Milwaukee Brewers1BoxBert Blyleven (6-4)Skip Lockwood (3-4)NoneHarmon Killebrew (14.5)
California Angels7Oakland Athletics5BoxDave LaRoche (2-0)Ron Klimkowski (2-2)CAL  J Fregosi (2), K McMullen (7), J Spencer (6)  OAK  M Epstein (4)Jim Fregosi (37.7)
San Francisco Giants6Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxGaylord Perry (5-2)Joe Moeller (0-1)SFN  D Dietz (6), W Mays (9), C Speier (2)Jimmy Rosario (23.7)
Atlanta Braves1Montreal Expos11BoxBill Stoneman (6-2)Pat Jarvis (0-7)ATL  S Jackson (1)Bob Bailey (18.4)
Philadelphia Phillies3New York Mets2BoxBucky Brandon (2-1)Tug McGraw (3-2)NYN  E Kranepool (3)Jerry Grote (21.7)
Cincinnati Reds0Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxSteve Blass (4-2)Tony Cloninger (2-2)PIT  W Stargell (15)Willie Stargell (14.7)
Houston Astros2San Diego Padres1Box G1Wade Blasingame (3-5)Dave Roberts (3-5)NoneBob Watson (38.1)
Houston Astros8San Diego Padres0Box G2Larry Dierker (8-1)Al Santorini (0-2)NoneRoger Metzger (9.6)
Chicago Cubs4St. Louis Cardinals9BoxChuck Taylor (1-0)Ken Holtzman (3-5)CHN  J Hickman (6)  SLN  J McNertney (2)Julian Javier (51.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox2715.643--19817111-916-6W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2416.6002.017312810-914-7W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2320.5354.51801619-1414-6L1Game Log
New York Yankees1823.4398.514916510-148-9W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1724.4159.51311828-129-12L1Game Log
Washington Senators II1727.38611.01411917-1310-14L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics3116.660--20917317-614-10L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2321.5236.519316212-1211-9W2Game Log
California Angels2224.4788.515517511-911-15W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2022.4768.515215810-1110-11L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1623.41011.011312310-116-12L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1623.41011.015015511-85-15W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals2817.622--21018313-714-11W2Game Log
New York Mets2516.6102.017012710-1015-6L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2518.5812.018113712-1013-8W1Game Log
Montreal Expos1819.4866.01311407-1211-7W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs2123.4776.51741948-1413-9L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1626.38110.51231717-139-13W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants3213.711--20814416-716-6W3Game Log
Houston Astros2322.5119.015813510-913-13W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2124.46711.017618613-128-12L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2124.46711.017319810-1311-11L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1826.40913.51461698-1510-11L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1333.28319.51542207-186-15L3Game Log

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