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Baseball on Sunday, August 05, 1951

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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Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Detroit Tigers3Boston Red Sox1Box G1Marlin Stuart (4-0)Mel Parnell (11-9)NoneJoe Ginsberg (22.4)
Detroit Tigers8Boston Red Sox5Box G2Hank Borowy (2-1)Harry Taylor (4-9)DET  J Priddy (5)Fred Hatfield (44.8)
SLA UNBRIDGED2New York Yankees6Box G1Eddie Lopat (14-6)Ned Garver (8-4)SLA  C Mapes (3)Ed Lopat (22.3)
SLA UNBRIDGED3New York Yankees4Box G2Allie Reynolds (12-6)Duane Pillette (4-7)NoneJoe DiMaggio (15.9)
Cleveland Indians6PHA UNBRIDGED3Box G1Bob Lemon (12-9)Alex Kellner (5-8)CLE  A Rosen (17)Al Rosen (19.2)
Cleveland Indians6PHA UNBRIDGED3Box G2Early Wynn (11-11)Morrie Martin (5-4)NoneEarly Wynn (13.6)
Chicago White Sox6Washington Senators5BoxLou Kretlow (3-6)Dick Starr (1-3)NoneBud Stewart (15.8)
BSN UNBRIDGED7Chicago Cubs4Box G1Warren Spahn (13-9)Frank Hiller (6-9)BSN  S Jethroe (13)Sam Jethroe (16.1)
BSN UNBRIDGED4Chicago Cubs3Box G2Phil Paine (2-0)Cal McLish (3-5)NoneEarl Torgeson (34.1)
BRO UNBRIDGED9Cincinnati Reds8Box G1Johnny Schmitz (2-3)Ken Raffensberger (7-10)BRO  R Campanella 2 (20), J Schmitz (1)  CIN  B Adams (2)Roy Campanella (43.6)
BRO UNBRIDGED2Cincinnati Reds0Box G2Ralph Branca (9-3)Howie Fox (4-5)NoneRalph Branca (24.2)
Philadelphia Phillies5Pittsburgh Pirates1Box G1Bubba Church (13-5)Bob Friend (2-7)PIT  R Kiner (22)Willie Jones (15.7)
NY1 UNBRIDGED8St. Louis Cardinals4BoxAl Corwin (2-0)Gerry Staley (7-10)SLN  S Musial (17)Monte Irvin (27.6)

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