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Wednesday, June 21,1961

Wednesday, June 21,1961

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1961 reg season Jun 21,1961 Cleveland Indians  3  Chicago White Sox  15  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Don Larsen Gary Bell -- 0 2:29
1961 reg season Jun 21,1961 Cleveland Indians  1  Chicago White Sox  11  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Juan Pizarro Wynn Hawkins -- 37,558 2:21
1961 reg season Jun 21,1961 New York Yankees  5  Kansas City Athletics  3  box | pbp Municipal Stadium Bud Daley Bob Shaw Luis Arroyo 19,416 2:34
1961 reg season Jun 21,1961 Boston Red Sox  1  Los Angeles Angels  5  box | pbp Wrigley Field Ken McBride Don Schwall -- 5,054 2:22
1961 reg season Jun 21,1961 Baltimore Orioles  11  Minnesota Twins  5  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Hoyt Wilhelm Bert Cueto -- 15,711 2:36
1961 reg season Jun 21,1961 Los Angeles Dodgers  4  Chicago Cubs  1  box | pbp Wrigley Field Stan Williams Dick Ellsworth Larry Sherry 0 2:28
1961 reg season Jun 21,1961 Los Angeles Dodgers  4  Chicago Cubs  2  box | pbp Wrigley Field Johnny Podres Don Cardwell Larry Sherry 12,364 2:40
1961 reg season Jun 21,1961 St. Louis Cardinals  2  Cincinnati Reds  9  box | pbp Crosley Field Ken Hunt Ernie Broglio -- 10,387 2:35
1961 reg season Jun 21,1961 San Francisco Giants  3  Milwaukee Braves  5  box | pbp County Stadium Lew Burdette Jack Sanford -- 16,337 2:46
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • 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 team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1961 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 65 42 23 .646 0.0 346 273 73 W1 19-10 22-14 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 65 40 25 .615 2.0 334 259 75 W2 17-17 23-8 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1961 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 67 40 27 .597 3.0 322 268 54 L4 20-13 20-14 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 65 33 32 .508 9.0 291 312 -21 L1 10-18 23-14 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 67 34 33 .507 9.0 271 284 -13 W1 18-14 15-20 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 66 32 34 .485 10.5 312 289 23 W6 9-19 23-15 6 6 10 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 65 30 35 .462 12.0 270 294 -24 L5 15-18 15-17 7 7 13 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 63 27 36 .429 14.0 286 329 -43 L2 14-22 13-14 8 8 14 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 65 25 40 .385 17.0 278 355 -77 L1 11-24 14-16 9 9 15 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 9.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 18 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 64 40 24 .625 0.0 294 232 62 W1 21-13 19-11 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1961 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 66 40 26 .606 1.0 296 271 25 W3 17-10 23-16 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 62 36 26 .581 3.0 303 257 46 L2 15-8 21-18 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 58 31 27 .534 6.0 248 259 -11 W1 14-14 17-13 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 58 28 30 .483 9.0 266 278 -12 W3 15-19 13-11 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 61 29 32 .475 9.5 259 247 12 L1 13-21 15-12 6 6 12 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 62 22 40 .355 17.0 241 308 -67 L5 12-24 10-16 7 7 16 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 57 18 39 .316 18.5 199 254 -55 L6 11-17 7-22 8 8 17 -- dnq
18 record(s)