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Sunday May 14,1961This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1961-05-14

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Athletics1Chicago White Sox6BoxBob ShawRay Herbert(none)
Kansas City Athletics5Chicago White Sox3BoxJoe NuxhallHerb ScoreJim Archer
Baltimore Orioles0Cleveland Indians1BoxFrank FunkJack Fisher(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Cleveland Indians6BoxBarry LatmanChuck Estrada(none)
Detroit Tigers4New York Yankees5BoxJim CoatesHank Aguirre(none)
Detroit Tigers6New York Yankees8BoxJim CoatesJim Bunning(none)
Boston Red Sox0Washington Senators II3BoxJoe McClainBilly Muffett(none)
Boston Red Sox1Washington Senators II2BoxBennie DanielsMike Fornieles(none)
Chicago Cubs10Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxDon ElstonTurk Farrell(none)
St. Louis Cardinals4Philadelphia Phillies6BoxChris ShortLindy McDaniel(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxKen HuntBob FriendJim Brosnan
Milwaukee Braves7San Francisco Giants8BoxJim DuffaloRon Piche(none)

Standings as of 1961-05-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers29209.690--1771185910-310-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1338152.609
224New York Yankees271611.5933.0122111118-88-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I1359342.689
337Minnesota Twins271512.5564.0135148-137-48-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1335578.414
448Baltimore Orioles291613.5524.01361211511-64-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1337954.594
559Cleveland Indians271413.5195.01069978-66-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1346470.478
6612Kansas City Athletics231013.4357.0111125-143-67-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneMunicipal Stadium1385187.370
7713Washington Senators II301317.4337.582105-237-76-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyGriffith Stadium1314883.366
8814Chicago White Sox261115.4237.5118120-24-67-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1367561.551
9916Boston Red Sox25916.3609.088111-237-123-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1376770.489
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants26179.654--12498269-38-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1286860.531
223Los Angeles Dodgers301812.6001.0156136208-410-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1247153.573
335Pittsburgh Pirates251411.5602.511310586-58-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1296168.473
446Cincinnati Reds271512.5562.510593127-108-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1277849.614
5510Milwaukee Braves231112.4784.5109117-85-56-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1317259.550
6611St. Louis Cardinals241113.4585.01009915-76-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1306961.531
7715Chicago Cubs261016.3857.095122-274-126-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1285474.422
8817Philadelphia Phillies27819.2969.584116-324-104-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1273988.307