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Baseball on Thursday, September 14, 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
New York Yankees3Chicago White Sox8Box G1Ray Herbert (10-12)Rollie Sheldon (9-5)CHA  J Landis (20), F Robinson (10)Jim Landis (19.5)
New York Yankees3Chicago White Sox4Box G2Russ Kemmerer (3-3)Luis Arroyo (14-4)NYA  E Howard (19)Sherm Lollar (51.5)
KC1 UNBRIDGED5Detroit Tigers2BoxBob Shaw (11-12)Paul Foytack (10-10)DET  D Brown (14)  KC1  W Causey (8)Haywood Sullivan (17.6)
LAA UNBRIDGED5Minnesota Twins1Box G1Ted Bowsfield (10-6)Don Lee (3-6)NoneLeon Wagner (12.8)
LAA UNBRIDGED1Minnesota Twins3Box G2Jim Kaat (8-15)Ken McBride (12-13)NoneJoe Altobelli (28.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxEd Roebuck (1-0)Roy Face (6-10)LAN  J Roseboro (18), D Snider (15)Bill Virdon (41.0)
Philadelphia Phillies4San Francisco Giants3BoxJohn Buzhardt (6-16)Dick LeMay (3-6)PHI  W Covington 2 (11), T Gonzalez (11)  SFN  W Mays (38)Wes Covington (38.0)
Chicago Cubs7St. Louis Cardinals8Box G1Ed Bauta (2-0)Barney Schultz (7-5)CHN  G Altman (25), S Taylor (7)  SLN  S Musial (13)Bill White (26.4)
Chicago Cubs5St. Louis Cardinals6Box G2Craig Anderson (4-3)Don Elston (6-7)CHN  R Santo (22)  SLN  K Boyer (22), C James (4)Ron Santo (42.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees10048.676--77457139-3361-15L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers9057.6129.574960143-2846-30L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8861.59112.564354343-3044-32L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox8069.53720.569865532-4548-24W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians7274.49327.066967834-3838-36W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7179.47330.069374626-5045-29L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins6482.43835.064271829-4534-38W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics5493.36745.563580325-5129-42W1Game Log
Washington Senators II5493.36745.557471823-5031-43W2Game Log
National League
Cincinnati Reds8756.60810.565860244-2943-27W5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8059.57615.565763839-2941-30W1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves7665.53920.564559437-3539-30L3Game Log
San Francisco Giants7565.53621.068359535-3440-31L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7567.52822.064961228-4146-27W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6871.48927.563160635-3733-34L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6083.42037.565074121-4838-36L5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4499.30853.555574023-5020-50W1Game Log

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