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Sunday, May 23,1971

Sunday, May 23,1971

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Boston Red Sox 3 Baltimore Orioles 12 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Palmer Gary Peters -- 0 2:09
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Boston Red Sox 2 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Sonny Siebert Dave McNally Sparky Lyle 40,267 2:02
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Chicago White Sox 5 California Angels 10 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Andy Messersmith Bart Johnson Eddie Fisher 10,252 2:45
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 New York Yankees 6 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Fritz Peterson Ray Lamb -- 0 2:36
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 New York Yankees 1 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Sam McDowell Steve Kline -- 19,014 2:31
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Washington Senators II 0 Detroit Tigers 5 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mickey Lolich Denny McLain -- 0 1:55
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Washington Senators II 0 Detroit Tigers 11 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Les Cain Mike Thompson Joe Niekro 53,337 2:26
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Kansas City Royals 0 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Bill Parsons Bruce Dal Canton -- 26,765 2:24
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Minnesota Twins 1 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Vida Blue Jim Perry -- 28,537 2:28
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Pete Mikkelsen Fergie Jenkins Jim Brewer 27,168 2:43
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 San Francisco Giants 7 Houston Astros 4 box | pbp Astrodome Ron Bryant Tom Griffin Jerry Johnson 23,692 2:43
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 Montreal Expos 4 box | pbp Parc Jarry Ernie McAnally Bob Johnson Mike Marshall 27,216 2:34
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Atlanta Braves 0 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Ray Sadecki Mike McQueen -- 50,999 1:58
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 Cincinnati Reds 4 Philadelphia Phillies 3 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Don Gullett Chris Short Clay Carroll 40,455 2:10
1971 reg season 1971-05-23 San Diego Padres 1 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Reggie Cleveland Steve Arlin -- 9,475 2:35
15 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 39 26 13 .667 0.0 184 155 29 W1 11-9 15-4 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1971 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 39 23 16 .590 3.0 170 126 44 L1 10-9 13-7 2 3 6 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1971 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 41 22 19 .537 5.0 172 155 17 W6 9-14 13-5 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1971 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 39 17 22 .436 9.0 143 157 -14 L1 9-13 8-9 4 8 17 -- dnq
1971 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 40 17 23 .425 9.5 129 179 -50 W1 8-11 9-12 5 10 19 -- dnq
1971 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 41 15 26 .366 12.0 125 177 -52 L8 5-12 10-14 6 12 22 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 45 30 15 .667 0.0 197 161 36 W2 17-6 13-9 1 2 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1971 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 42 21 21 .500 7.5 181 156 25 L2 10-12 11-9 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1971 AL West California Angels franchise | log 44 21 23 .477 8.5 143 163 -20 W1 10-8 11-15 3 6 12 -- dnq
1971 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 40 19 21 .475 8.5 142 148 -6 L2 9-10 10-11 4 7 15 -- dnq
1971 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 37 16 21 .432 10.0 107 111 -4 W2 10-11 6-10 5 9 18 -- dnq
1971 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 37 15 22 .405 11.0 140 145 -5 L1 11-8 4-14 6 11 21 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 42 26 16 .619 0.0 194 165 29 W4 13-7 12-10 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1971 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 39 24 15 .615 0.5 163 120 43 W3 10-10 14-5 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1971 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 41 24 17 .585 1.5 175 130 45 L2 12-10 12-7 3 4 7 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1971 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 42 21 21 .500 5.0 168 181 -13 L1 8-12 13-9 4 5 9 Yes dnq
1971 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 34 16 18 .471 6.0 113 128 -15 W2 7-12 9-6 5 9 16 -- dnq
1971 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 39 14 25 .359 10.5 114 163 -49 L1 6-12 8-13 6 11 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 43 30 13 .698 0.0 193 139 54 W1 14-7 16-6 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1971 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 43 21 22 .488 9.0 171 171 0 W1 13-12 8-10 2 6 11 -- dnq
1971 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 42 20 22 .476 9.5 161 180 -19 L4 9-11 11-11 3 8 13 -- dnq
1971 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 42 20 22 .476 9.5 145 132 13 L1 7-9 13-13 4 7 14 -- dnq
1971 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 41 17 24 .415 12.0 138 161 -23 W1 7-13 10-11 5 10 20 -- dnq
1971 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 42 12 30 .286 17.5 139 204 -65 L3 6-18 6-12 6 12 24 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Lee Maye Chicago White Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)