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Tuesday, August 11,1981

Tuesday, August 11,1981

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 Chicago White Sox 4 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Steve Trout Bob Stanley Ed Farmer 17,889 2:37
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 Milwaukee Brewers 6 Cleveland Indians 5 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Caldwell John Denny Jamie Easterly 0 2:35
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 Milwaukee Brewers 6 Cleveland Indians 1 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Jim Slaton Rick Waits Jerry Augustine 7,776 2:21
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 Toronto Blue Jays 6 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Juan Berenguer Dan Schatzeder Roy Lee Jackson 10,526 2:53
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 Oakland Athletics 6 Minnesota Twins 5 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Mike Norris Albert Williams Jeff Jones 8,836 2:29
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 Texas Rangers 1 New York Yankees 0 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Rick Honeycutt Dave Righetti Dave J. Schmidt 30,117 2:24
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 California Angels 1 Seattle Mariners 4 box | pbp Kingdome Jim Beattie Ken Forsch Larry Andersen 6,808 2:00
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 New York Mets 4 Chicago Cubs 2 box | pbp Wrigley Field Ray Searage Lee Smith Neil Allen 10,250 3:02
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 Cincinnati Reds 7 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Scott Brown Terry Forster Tom Hume 45,817 2:50
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Stade Olympique Kent Tekulve Woodie Fryman -- 33,045 2:45
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 St. Louis Cardinals 5 Philadelphia Phillies 6 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Ron Reed Jim Kaat -- 24,549 2:56
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 Atlanta Braves 5 San Diego Padres 1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Gaylord Perry Steve Mura -- 5,360 2:15
1981 reg season 1981-08-11 Houston Astros 2 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Tom Griffin Joe Niekro Greg Minton 12,354 2:36
13 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
1981 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 58 35 23 .603 0.0 228 199 29 L1 15-15 20-8 1 2 5 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1981 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 55 32 23 .582 1.5 231 211 20 W1 14-16 18-7 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1981 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 59 34 25 .576 1.5 263 236 27 W4 19-13 15-12 3 6 10 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1981 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 59 32 27 .542 3.5 229 228 1 L1 16-14 16-13 4 7 12 -- dnq
1981 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 58 30 28 .517 5.0 261 267 -6 L3 18-14 12-14 5 8 14 -- dnq
1981 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 53 26 27 .491 6.5 195 196 -1 L7 16-11 10-16 6 10 18 -- dnq
1981 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 60 17 43 .283 19.0 195 279 -84 W1 10-21 7-22 7 14 26 -- 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
1981 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 62 38 24 .613 0.0 257 203 54 W1 16-13 22-11 1 1 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1981 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 55 33 22 .600 1.5 261 196 65 W6 15-14 18-8 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1981 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 57 34 23 .596 1.5 270 218 52 W1 14-13 20-10 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1981 AL West California Angels franchise | log 62 31 31 .500 7.0 272 255 17 L2 17-12 14-19 4 9 15 -- dnq
1981 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 51 20 31 .392 12.5 183 233 -50 L1 12-15 8-16 5 11 21 -- Lost in 1st Round (Athletics)
1981 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 60 23 37 .383 14.0 222 291 -69 W3 9-15 14-22 6 12 22 -- dnq
1981 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 59 19 40 .322 17.5 191 246 -55 L1 8-19 10-22 7 13 24 -- 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
1981 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 57 35 22 .614 0.0 255 236 19 W1 13-14 22-8 1 3 3 Yes Lost in 1st Round (Expos)
1981 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 53 31 22 .585 2.0 242 210 32 L1 11-11 20-11 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1981 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 57 31 26 .544 4.0 236 217 19 L1 9-18 22-8 3 5 11 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1981 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 51 27 24 .529 5.0 217 184 33 W1 15-12 11-13 4 6 13 -- dnq
1981 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 54 19 35 .352 14.5 186 243 -57 W2 9-18 10-17 5 11 23 -- dnq
1981 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 56 16 40 .286 18.5 186 270 -84 L2 2-21 13-20 6 12 25 -- 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
1981 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 59 37 22 .627 0.0 247 177 70 L1 19-13 18-9 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1981 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 58 36 22 .621 0.5 269 241 28 W1 19-11 17-11 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1981 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 59 29 30 .492 8.0 203 191 12 L1 15-16 14-14 3 7 16 -- Lost in 1st Round (Dodgers)
1981 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 57 28 29 .491 8.0 209 239 -30 W2 16-14 11-16 4 8 17 -- dnq
1981 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 61 28 33 .459 10.0 230 232 -2 W1 14-18 14-15 5 9 19 -- dnq
1981 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 58 23 35 .397 13.5 197 237 -40 L2 12-20 11-15 6 10 20 -- dnq
26 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.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Greg Jelks Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Gadsden State)
Steve Henderson Chicago Cubs Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)