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Baseball on Monday, May 31, 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
Kansas City Royals7Boston Red Sox3Box G1Bruce Dal Canton (5-2)Ray Culp (5-4)BOS  G Scott (6)  KCA  A Otis (8)Paul Schaal (20.0)
Kansas City Royals9Boston Red Sox4Box G2Dick Drago (5-1)Gary Peters (5-4)KCA  A Otis (9), C Rojas (2)Cookie Rojas (27.8)
Baltimore Orioles0Chicago White Sox1Box G1Tommy John (3-5)Jim Palmer (7-3)NoneLee Maye (6.6)
Baltimore Orioles11Chicago White Sox3Box G2Dave McNally (7-4)Joe Horlen (0-2)BAL  D Buford 2 (7)  CHA  B Melton (6)Don Buford (29.6)
Cleveland Indians5Milwaukee Brewers6BoxKen Sanders (2-3)Phil Hennigan (2-2)MIL  T Kubiak (2), B Voss (6)Tommy Harper (49.6)
Detroit Tigers2Minnesota Twins6BoxJim Kaat (4-3)Mickey Lolich (8-4)DET  A Rodriguez (5)  MIN  H Killebrew (8)Steve Braun (30.9)
Oakland Athletics3New York Yankees5Box G1Fritz Peterson (5-4)Catfish Hunter (8-3)NYA  J Ellis (3)  OAK  D Green (8)Gene Michael (24.0)
Oakland Athletics6New York Yankees3Box G2Blue Moon Odom (1-1)Mike Kekich (1-1)OAK  R Jackson (10)Tommy Davis (24.7)
California Angels0Washington Senators4BoxDenny Riddleberger (2-1)Tom Murphy (2-7)WS2  B Allen (3)Tim Cullen (12.7)
Houston Astros4Cincinnati Reds1BoxLarry Dierker (9-1)Tony Cloninger (2-3)HOU  C Cedeno (2)Cesar Cedeno (38.4)
Montreal Expos0Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxDon Sutton (3-5)Ernie McAnally (1-6)LAN  D Allen (5)Duke Sims (13.7)
Chicago Cubs0Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxSteve Blass (5-2)Fergie Jenkins (8-5)PIT  R Hebner (5), W Stargell (17)Al Oliver (13.2)
Philadelphia Phillies3San Diego Padres1Box G1Jim Bunning (3-8)Al Severinsen (1-1)NoneWillie Montanez (48.4)
Philadelphia Phillies3San Diego Padres6Box G2Bob Miller (2-1)Barry Lersch (4-4)PHI  D Johnson (5)  SDN  I Murrell (3)Ivan Murrell (25.6)
New York Mets1San Francisco Giants2BoxJerry Johnson (6-1)Jerry Koosman (3-3)SFN  W Mays (11)Willie Mays (40.0)
Atlanta Braves2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxJerry Reuss (5-4)George Stone (0-3)NoneJose Cardenal (18.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox2918.617--22320411-918-9L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2719.5871.521216213-1114-8W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2622.5423.520318711-1615-6L1Game Log
New York Yankees2126.4478.017919210-1511-11L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2026.4358.515419711-149-12L2Game Log
Washington Senators II1829.38311.01472027-1411-15W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics3318.647--23319319-814-10W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2322.5117.017316513-1110-11W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins2524.5107.022219212-1313-11W1Game Log
California Angels2327.4609.516919812-1211-15L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1925.43210.514114810-119-14W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1826.40911.515817411-87-18L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals3317.660--24319513-719-11W7Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2919.6043.021314712-1017-9W3Game Log
New York Mets2718.6003.518013512-1215-6L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs2227.44910.51822319-1813-9L3Game Log
Montreal Expos1825.41911.51471727-1711-8L6Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1730.36214.51351958-179-13L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants3714.725--23516516-821-6W5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2624.52010.520219313-1213-12W5Game Log
Houston Astros2524.51011.016514012-1113-13W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2228.44014.518922211-1711-11L4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2029.40816.01531818-1612-13L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1536.29422.01672357-188-18W1Game Log

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