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Thursday, August 12,1971

Thursday, August 12,1971

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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 1971-08-12 Oakland Athletics 9 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Diego Segui Ken Brett -- 23,827 2:42
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 Cleveland Indians 6 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Alan Foster Wilbur Wood -- 8,836 2:24
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 Detroit Tigers 4 Milwaukee Brewers 3 box | pbp County Stadium Mickey Lolich Marty Pattin -- 11,549 2:43
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 Baltimore Orioles 8 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jim Palmer Jim Kaat -- 17,745 2:12
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 California Angels 0 New York Yankees 3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Fritz Peterson Rudy May -- 0 2:12
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 California Angels 1 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mike Kekich Lloyd Allen -- 13,072 2:31
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 Kansas City Royals 2 Washington Senators II 0 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Ken Wright Jim Shellenback Tom Burgmeier 0 2:09
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 Kansas City Royals 1 Washington Senators II 2 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Pete Broberg Roger Nelson Casey Cox 5,477 2:38
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 Houston Astros 5 Atlanta Braves 10 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Ron Reed Wade Blasingame -- 10,430 2:19
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 Philadelphia Phillies 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Bucky Brandon Pete Mikkelsen -- 19,755 3:23
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Steve Carlton Luke Walker -- 21,805 2:09
1971 reg season 1971-08-12 New York Mets 0 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Steve Arlin Nolan Ryan -- 4,839 2:07
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • 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.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
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 Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 112 70 42 .625 0.0 521 397 124 W3 33-25 37-17 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1971 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 117 64 53 .547 8.5 514 496 18 L4 28-28 36-25 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1971 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 117 64 53 .547 8.5 517 486 31 W3 28-34 36-19 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1971 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 118 60 58 .508 13.0 490 468 22 W2 28-32 32-26 4 6 12 -- dnq
1971 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 118 49 69 .415 24.0 392 489 -97 W4 26-32 23-37 5 11 21 -- dnq
1971 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 116 47 69 .405 25.0 380 478 -98 W1 21-34 26-35 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 117 75 42 .641 0.0 523 413 110 W4 44-18 31-24 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1971 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 115 60 55 .522 14.0 436 395 41 L1 29-30 31-25 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1971 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 117 55 62 .470 20.0 444 445 -1 L3 29-29 26-33 3 7 15 -- dnq
1971 AL West California Angels franchise | log 119 55 64 .462 21.0 391 436 -45 L2 31-30 24-34 4 8 17 -- dnq
1971 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 115 51 64 .443 23.0 463 509 -46 L3 24-33 27-31 5 9 18 -- dnq
1971 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 115 48 67 .417 26.0 373 432 -59 L4 22-30 26-37 6 10 20 -- 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 Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 118 71 47 .602 0.0 584 432 152 L1 32-26 39-21 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1971 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 120 66 54 .550 6.0 535 536 -1 W1 30-25 35-30 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1971 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 115 63 52 .548 6.5 469 439 30 L1 29-31 34-21 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1971 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 115 58 57 .504 11.5 431 397 34 L2 28-30 30-27 4 8 14 -- dnq
1971 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 118 52 66 .441 19.0 414 498 -84 W1 26-35 26-31 5 10 19 -- dnq
1971 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 116 45 71 .388 25.0 407 535 -128 W1 24-37 21-34 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 120 69 51 .575 0.0 525 496 29 L1 29-28 40-23 1 2 4 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1971 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 118 64 54 .542 4.0 496 428 68 L1 33-25 31-29 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1971 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 115 59 56 .513 7.5 462 480 -18 W4 28-33 31-23 3 6 11 -- dnq
1971 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 113 57 56 .504 8.5 424 396 28 L2 24-28 33-28 4 7 13 -- dnq
1971 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 118 55 63 .466 13.0 413 426 -13 W1 24-38 31-25 5 9 16 -- dnq
1971 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 116 42 74 .362 25.0 354 451 -97 W2 16-42 26-32 6 12 24 -- dnq
24 record(s)