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Wednesday, July 5,1961

Wednesday, July 5,1961

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
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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 Jul 5,1961 Detroit Tigers  6  Boston Red Sox  2  box | pbp Fenway Park Jim Bunning Billy Muffett -- 7,785 2:24
1961 reg season Jul 5,1961 Detroit Tigers  3  Boston Red Sox  8  box | pbp Fenway Park Bill Monbouquette Bob Bruce Mike Fornieles 19,965 2:27
1961 reg season Jul 5,1961 Chicago White Sox  3  Kansas City Athletics  8  box | pbp Municipal Stadium Bob Shaw Juan Pizarro -- 8,059 1:47
1961 reg season Jul 5,1961 Los Angeles Angels  6  Minnesota Twins  2  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jim Donohue Jim Kaat Art Fowler 16,169 3:16
1961 reg season Jul 5,1961 Cleveland Indians  0  New York Yankees  6  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Rollie Sheldon Gary Bell -- 24,377 2:11
1961 reg season Jul 5,1961 Baltimore Orioles  2  Washington Senators II  0  box | pbp Griffith Stadium Dick Hall Bennie Daniels -- 6,625 1:56
1961 reg season Jul 5,1961 St. Louis Cardinals  9  Los Angeles Dodgers  1  box | pbp Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Bob Gibson Johnny Podres -- 16,498 2:27
1961 reg season Jul 5,1961 Philadelphia Phillies  4  Milwaukee Braves  5  box | pbp County Stadium Don McMahon Frank Sullivan -- 0 3:58
1961 reg season Jul 5,1961 Philadelphia Phillies  0  Milwaukee Braves  4  box | pbp County Stadium Lew Burdette Ken Lehman -- 14,280 2:02
1961 reg season Jul 5,1961 Cincinnati Reds  3  San Francisco Giants  2  box | pbp Candlestick Park Sherman Jones Mike McCormick Bill Henry 20,755 3:00
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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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 81 52 29 .642 0.0 439 357 82 L1 27-14 24-16 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 78 49 29 .628 1.5 417 312 105 W1 21-20 28-9 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1961 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 81 45 36 .556 7.0 351 336 15 W4 26-15 18-22 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 81 45 36 .556 7.0 381 342 39 L3 23-16 22-20 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 81 39 42 .481 13.0 361 404 -43 W1 15-24 24-18 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 81 39 42 .481 13.0 392 374 18 L5 12-27 27-15 6 6 10 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 80 35 45 .438 16.5 331 373 -42 L1 18-26 17-19 7 7 13 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 80 33 47 .413 18.5 357 435 -78 L1 13-25 20-22 8 8 15 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 79 31 48 .392 20.0 354 428 -74 W1 14-25 17-23 9 9 16 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 11.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 18 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 79 50 29 .633 0.0 367 316 51 W5 26-17 24-12 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1961 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 79 47 32 .595 3.0 357 336 21 L1 24-15 23-17 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 79 43 36 .544 7.0 394 336 58 L2 22-17 21-19 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 72 38 34 .528 8.5 323 320 3 L2 15-16 23-18 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 73 36 37 .493 11.0 342 337 5 W2 18-19 18-18 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 75 34 41 .453 14.0 337 337 0 W1 15-24 18-18 6 6 12 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 75 31 44 .413 17.0 341 399 -58 W1 14-25 17-19 7 7 14 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 74 24 50 .324 23.5 278 358 -80 L2 15-21 8-30 8 8 17 -- dnq
18 record(s)