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MLB Games on Sunday August 27, 1961

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL6Chicago White SoxAL10Box | PBP90Comiskey ParkDay3:05Turk LownMudcat Grant---Grant, Kirkland
Cleveland IndiansAL3Chicago White SoxAL9Box | PBP930,270Comiskey ParkDay2:47Cal McLishBarry LatmanJuan PizarroSievers, Smith
New York YankeesAL8Kansas City AthleticsAL7Box | PBP934,065Municipal StadiumDay2:34Whitey FordBob ShawLuis ArroyoBerra, Causey, Howard, Siebern
Boston Red SoxAL3Los Angeles AngelsAL8Box | PBP95,797Wrigley FieldDay2:46Eli GrbaDon Schwall---Green, Hardy
Baltimore OriolesAL3Minnesota TwinsAL0Box | PBP919,406Metropolitan StadiumDay1:52Milt PappasPedro Ramos---Pappas (2), Robinson
Detroit TigersAL7Washington Senators IIAL4Box | PBP90Griffith StadiumDay2:34Don MossiBennie DanielsGerry StaleyColavito
Detroit TigersAL10Washington Senators IIAL1Box | PBP910,542Griffith StadiumDay2:15Paul FoytackDave Sisler---Colavito (3)
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP90Crosley FieldDay3:10Jim BrosnanRon PerranoskiJim O'TooleFreese
Los Angeles DodgersNL3Cincinnati RedsNL8Box | PBP930,195Crosley FieldDay2:36Ken JohnsonDon DrysdaleBill HenryPinson
Milwaukee BravesNL11Philadelphia PhilliesNL10Box | PBP120Connie Mack StadiumDay4:20Bob HendleyJim Owens---Adcock, Smith
Milwaukee BravesNL0Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Box | PBP99,263Connie Mack StadiumNight2:35Art MahaffeyBob Buhl---Gonzalez
Chicago CubsNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL7Box | PBP90Forbes FieldDay2:23Joe GibbonJack CurtisClem LabineSanto (2)
Chicago CubsNL6Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP915,471Forbes FieldDay2:44Jim BrewerVinegar Bend MizellBob AndersonLeppert
San Francisco GiantsNL0St. Louis CardinalsNL6Box | PBP923,499Sportsman's ParkDay2:20Larry JacksonJuan Marichal---Boyer
14 record(s)
Glossary:
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 Sunday, August 27, 1961

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111New York Yankees1308644.662-67851516337-2949-1532239.719
AL -222Detroit Tigers1308545.6541.068752616141-1943-27321616.500
AL -334Baltimore Orioles1327755.58310.05784908841-2735-29301812.600
AL -449Chicago White Sox1306862.52318.06085763222-3946-23321814.563
AL -5510Cleveland Indians1306466.49222.0593608-1527-3037-36311417.452
AL -6612Boston Red Sox1346173.45527.0602675-7320-4741-26281513.536
AL -7713Minnesota Twins1285573.43030.0574641-6727-4328-30321517.469
AL -8815Washington Senators II1265076.39734.0513612-9922-4228-34351124.314
AL -9916Kansas City Athletics1294683.35739.5530706-17622-4724-36321517.469
AL -101018Los Angeles Angels000---21.00000-00-01617091.435
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113Cincinnati Reds1307852.600-6075654240-2538-2724159.625
NL -225Los Angeles Dodgers1237152.5773.55885543436-2435-28311813.581
NL -336San Francisco Giants1246856.5487.06215279433-2735-29301713.567
NL -447Milwaukee Braves1246757.5408.05935454835-3032-27301614.533
NL -558St. Louis Cardinals1256659.5289.55725423026-3639-24291415.483
NL -6611Pittsburgh Pirates1226062.49214.05585391928-3032-32321517.469
NL -7714Chicago Cubs1255372.42422.5572655-8320-4532-28291118.379
NL -8817Philadelphia Phillies1253689.28839.5474658-18419-4516-45291118.379
18 record(s)
Glossary:
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