Players of the Week:   [September 15-September 21]   AL - Corey Kluber  NL - Andrew Cashner

Baseball on Saturday, August 15, 1981

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago White Sox0Baltimore Orioles4BoxDennis Martinez (8-3)LaMarr Hoyt (4-3)BAL  D DeCinces (8)Doug DeCinces (18.0)
Kansas City Royals5Cleveland Indians3BoxDennis Leonard (7-7)John Denny (3-4)CLE  M Hargrove (1)Rance Mulliniks (25.0)
New York Yankees5Detroit Tigers8BoxDan Schatzeder (4-5)Dave LaRoche (4-1)DET  A Cowens (1)  NYA  L Piniella (3), B Watson 2 (2)Richie Hebner (26.2)
Seattle Mariners6Minnesota Twins0BoxGlenn Abbott (2-4)Brad Havens (0-3)NoneJim Anderson (25.2)
California Angels7Oakland Athletics8BoxTom Underwood (2-4)Mike Witt (4-6)CAL  R Burleson (4), B Grich 2 (11)  OAK  M Heath (5)Bobby Grich (67.7)
Boston Red Sox5Texas Rangers3BoxBob Stanley (5-4)Jim Kern (1-1)TEX  B Sample (1)Rich Gedman (38.7)
Milwaukee Brewers3Toronto Blue Jays4BoxMark Bomback (4-5)Reggie Cleveland (2-2)MIL  C Cooper (8)Damaso Garcia (33.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Chicago Cubs4BoxRandy Martz (4-5)Rod Scurry (2-3)NoneTim Foli (40.9)
San Francisco Giants5Cincinnati Reds2BoxDoyle Alexander (6-4)Frank Pastore (3-4)CIN  R Oester (2)  SFN  J Clark (8), J Leonard (1)Jack Clark (28.8)
Atlanta Braves6Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxSteve Bedrosian (1-0)Jerry Reuss (6-3)LAN  D Thomas (2)Dale Murphy (19.4)
Philadelphia Phillies1New York Mets3BoxPete Falcone (2-3)Nino Espinosa (2-5)NoneLee Mazzilli (38.3)
Houston Astros5San Diego Padres0BoxDon Sutton (5-7)Juan Eichelberger (6-4)HOU  T Puhl (3)Terry Puhl (26.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees3725.597--24121216-1721-8L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3525.5831.024423014-1621-9W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3528.5562.528225920-1615-12L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers3429.5403.524124016-1418-15W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox3329.5324.028528019-1514-14W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2730.4747.521321716-1111-19L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2043.31717.520828911-219-22W4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics4025.615--27221616-1424-11W2Game Log
Texas Rangers3525.5832.528023014-1421-11L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox3425.5763.027322016-1718-8L1Game Log
California Angels3233.4928.028526818-1414-19L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals2333.41112.520624315-178-16W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners2639.40014.025430512-1614-23W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins2143.32818.52052808-1912-25L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals3422.607--26121614-1120-11W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3625.5902.526925914-1522-10L1Game Log
Montreal Expos3327.5503.024722411-1822-9L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2727.5006.022419815-1311-15L3Game Log
New York Mets2137.36214.020126210-1911-18W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1841.30517.52002812-2115-21W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3924.619--26519719-1320-11L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds3725.5971.528326419-1218-13L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3130.5087.022825219-1511-16W1Game Log
Houston Astros3231.5087.021920518-1714-14W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants3035.46210.024924616-1914-16W1Game Log
San Diego Padres2438.38714.521025212-2012-18L2Game Log

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