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MLB Games on Monday August 28, 1961

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL4Kansas City AthleticsAL3Box | PBP95,219Municipal StadiumNight2:45Bill MonbouquetteNorm BassMike Fornieles---
Baltimore OriolesAL8Los Angeles AngelsAL1Box | PBP93,472Wrigley FieldNight2:27Hal BrownTed Bowsfield---Gentile, Hansen
Detroit TigersAL7Washington Senators IIAL3Box | PBP92,506Griffith StadiumDay3:00Ron KlineJoe McClainTerry FoxColavito, Kaline, Wood
Milwaukee BravesNL7Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Box | PBP96,346Connie Mack StadiumNight2:46Warren SpahnRobin Roberts---Bolling, McMillan
Chicago CubsNL5Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP913,753Forbes FieldDay2:36Bob AndersonRoy Face---Stuart, Zimmer
5 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 Monday, August 28, 1961

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111New York Yankees1308644.662-67851516337-2949-1532239.719
AL -222Detroit Tigers1318645.6560.569452916542-1943-27311516.484
AL -334Baltimore Orioles1337855.5869.55864919542-2735-29291712.586
AL -449Chicago White Sox1306862.52318.06085763222-3946-23321814.563
AL -5510Cleveland Indians1306466.49222.0593608-1527-3037-36311417.452
AL -6612Boston Red Sox1356273.45926.5606678-7221-4741-26271413.519
AL -7713Minnesota Twins1285573.43030.0574641-6727-4328-30321517.469
AL -8815Washington Senators II1275077.39434.5516619-10322-4228-35341123.324
AL -9916Kansas City Athletics1304684.35440.0533710-17722-4724-37311516.484
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 Braves1256857.5447.56005465436-3032-27291514.517
NL -558St. Louis Cardinals1256659.5289.55725423026-3639-24291415.483
NL -6611Pittsburgh Pirates1236063.48814.55625441828-3032-33311516.484
NL -7714Chicago Cubs1265472.42922.0577659-8221-4532-28281018.357
NL -8817Philadelphia Phillies1263690.28640.0475665-19019-4516-46281117.393
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