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Thursday June 22,1961This 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 1961-06-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees8Kansas City Athletics3BoxWhitey FordNorm BassLuis Arroyo
Baltimore Orioles8Minnesota Twins2BoxMilt PappasJim Kaat(none)
Detroit Tigers6Washington Senators II4BoxTerry FoxBennie Daniels(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Chicago Cubs7BoxBarney SchultzTurk Farrell(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5Cincinnati Reds7BoxBob PurkeyLarry JacksonJim Brosnan
San Francisco Giants6Milwaukee Braves8BoxBob BuhlJuan MarichalDon McMahon
Pittsburgh Pirates5Philadelphia Phillies1BoxBob FriendJohn Buzhardt(none)

Standings as of 1961-06-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers664323.652--3522777520-1022-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium965838.604
223New York Yankees664125.6212.03422628018-1723-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I966828.708
334Cleveland Indians674027.5973.53222685420-1320-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium943856.404
448Boston Red Sox663432.5159.0294314-2011-1823-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park964254.438
559Baltimore Orioles683533.5159.0279286-719-1415-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium946034.638
6611Chicago White Sox663234.48511.0312289239-1923-15W6T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park965442.563
7713Washington Senators II663036.45513.0274300-2615-1815-18L6T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyGriffith Stadium953164.326
8814Kansas City Athletics642737.42215.0289337-4814-2213-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneMunicipal Stadium973463.351
9915Minnesota Twins662541.37918.0280363-8311-2414-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium944549.479
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds654124.631--3012376421-1320-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field895237.584
225Los Angeles Dodgers674027.5972.03012782317-1123-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum874938.563
336San Francisco Giants633627.5714.03092654415-921-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park914942.538
447Pittsburgh Pirates593227.5426.0253260-715-1417-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field954352.453
5510Milwaukee Braves592930.4929.0274284-1015-1914-11W4T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium955441.568
6612St. Louis Cardinals622933.46810.52642541013-2215-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park925141.554
7716Chicago Cubs632340.36517.0248313-6512-2411-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field914150.451
8817Philadelphia Phillies581840.31019.5200259-5911-177-23L7T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium962967.302


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ken HamlinSS-2B26.035Traded by Angels with Russ Heman to Toronto (International) for Billy Moran. 
Russ HemanP28.132Traded by Angels with Ken Hamlin to Toronto (International) for Billy Moran. 
Billy Moran2B27.207Traded by Toronto (International) to Angels for Russ Heman and Ken Hamlin.