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visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Wednesday, August 09, 1961

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111New York Yankees1127438.661-59444614828-2446-14503515.700
AL -222Detroit Tigers1127240.6432.059347411934-1637-25502921.580
AL -335Baltimore Orioles1156451.55711.54934474632-2331-29473116.660
AL -447Cleveland Indians1135954.52215.55435172627-2632-28481929.396
AL -5510Chicago White Sox1125656.50018.0531523818-3638-20503020.600
AL -6612Boston Red Sox1175562.47021.5530593-6318-3637-26452124.467
AL -7713Washington Senators II1094663.42226.5452513-6122-3924-24521537.288
AL -8814Minnesota Twins1124765.42027.0499559-6023-4024-25482325.479
AL -9916Kansas City Athletics1124270.37532.0474617-14321-4121-29491930.388
AL -101018Los Angeles Angels000---18.00000-00-01617091.435
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113Los Angeles Dodgers1076740.626-5274666134-1633-24472225.468
NL -224Cincinnati Reds1136944.6111.05264804636-2333-21412417.585
NL -336San Francisco Giants1085850.5379.55414637830-2328-27462719.587
NL -448St. Louis Cardinals1095653.51412.05014871422-3033-24452421.533
NL -559Milwaukee Braves1065452.50912.55004732732-2622-26482919.604
NL -6611Pittsburgh Pirates1035152.49514.04874691826-2425-28512427.471
NL -7715Chicago Cubs1084563.41722.5498583-8518-3826-26461927.413
NL -8817Philadelphia Phillies1083177.28736.5400559-15918-3512-43461630.348
18 record(s)
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League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season