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Baseball on Wednesday, August 30, 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
Chicago White Sox7Detroit Tigers4BoxJuan Pizarro (11-5)Jim Bunning (15-10)DET  R Bertoia (2), B Bruton (15)Al Kaline (29.1)
Boston Red Sox9KC1 UNBRIDGED3BoxGene Conley (9-11)Jim Archer (8-11)NoneGene Conley (33.4)
Baltimore Orioles11LAA UNBRIDGED4BoxJack Fisher (8-11)Ron Moeller (4-8)BAL  J Adair (8), J Brandt (13), J Gentile (43), R Hansen (11), E Robinson (8)  LAA  T Kluszewski (14)Jim Gentile (30.0)
New York Yankees4Minnesota Twins0BoxBill Stafford (12-7)Jim Kaat (7-13)NYA  E Howard (14), M Mantle (47)Elston Howard (16.7)
Cleveland Indians9Washington Senators0BoxGary Bell (9-14)John Gabler (3-7)NoneWillie Kirkland (20.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Chicago Cubs2BoxJohnny Podres (17-4)Dick Ellsworth (7-9)CHN  R Santo (19)  LAN  C Neal (9), N Sherry (4)Charlie Neal (26.0)
San Francisco Giants2MLN UNBRIDGED1BoxMike McCormick (11-13)Carl Willey (5-9)NoneWillie McCovey (14.9)
St. Louis Cardinals3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxDon Ferrarese (3-9)Ray Sadecki (12-7)PHI  J Callison (8)Don Demeter (38.4)
Cincinnati Reds1Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxTom Sturdivant (6-7)Bob Purkey (14-10)NoneTom Sturdivant (18.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees8745.659--68251838-3049-15W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers8647.6471.570154042-1943-29L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7957.58110.060750743-2935-29W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox7062.53017.061958324-3946-23W6Game Log
Cleveland Indians6666.50021.060861229-3037-36W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6473.46725.562368523-4741-26W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins5674.43130.057764527-4329-31L1Game Log
Washington Senators II5079.38835.552063422-4228-37L12Game Log
Kansas City Athletics4686.34841.054072722-4724-39L6Game Log
National League
Cincinnati Reds7953.5988.061156841-2638-27L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7352.58410.559555738-2435-28W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6957.54815.062953534-2835-29W1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves6958.54315.560855436-3033-28L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6761.52318.058355427-3839-24L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6164.48822.556554828-3033-34W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5474.42231.058066621-4532-30L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3891.29547.548767619-4518-47W2Game Log

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