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Tuesday June 6,1961This 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 1961-06-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Athletics3Boston Red Sox5BoxBill MonbouquetteJim ArcherTracy Stallard
Detroit Tigers1Chicago White Sox7BoxTurk LownJim Bunning(none)
Minnesota Twins2New York Yankees7BoxWhitey FordJack KralickLuis Arroyo
Cleveland Indians14Washington Senators II3BoxGary BellJoe McClain(none)
Milwaukee Braves3Cincinnati Reds7BoxBob PurkeyCarl WilleyJim Brosnan
Pittsburgh Pirates7Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxJohnny PodresRoy FaceLarry Sherry
Philadelphia Phillies13San Francisco Giants9BoxDallas GreenBilly O'DellKen Lehman
Chicago Cubs2St. Louis Cardinals6BoxErnie BroglioGlen Hobbie(none)
Chicago Cubs3St. Louis Cardinals3Box(none)

Standings as of 1961-06-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers523418.654--2942157918-1015-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1106743.609
222Cleveland Indians493217.6530.52561867017-815-9W8T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1124666.411
335New York Yankees482820.5834.02431974612-1316-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I1148133.711
447Baltimore Orioles522824.5386.0209218-915-1112-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1106743.609
5510Kansas City Athletics462224.4789.0218246-2811-1411-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneMunicipal Stadium1153976.339
6611Washington Senators II512427.4719.5190205-1512-1212-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyGriffith Stadium1103773.336
7713Boston Red Sox472126.44710.5177207-308-1514-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1155560.478
8814Chicago White Sox481929.39613.0203219-167-1512-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1146747.588
9916Minnesota Twins501931.38014.0210269-598-1711-14L12T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1105159.464
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Cincinnati Reds482919.604--2001792113-1016-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1066442.604
224Los Angeles Dodgers513021.5880.5236227914-816-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1035944.573
336San Francisco Giants482721.5632.02251992615-612-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1065848.547
448Pittsburgh Pirates452421.5333.5194199-511-1113-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1095158.468
559St. Louis Cardinals472324.4895.5199177229-1613-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1075750.533
6612Milwaukee Braves452124.4676.5201215-1410-1311-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1096247.569
7715Chicago Cubs491930.38810.5187224-3711-198-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1054560.429
8817Philadelphia Phillies451629.35611.5167189-2210-136-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1093178.284