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Games on 1971-05-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox2Baltimore Orioles5BoxMike CuellarRay Culp(none)
Chicago White Sox13California Angels0BoxWilbur WoodTom Murphy(none)
New York Yankees1Cleveland Indians2BoxSteve DunningMel Stottlemyre(none)
Washington Senators II1Detroit Tigers3BoxBill ZeppDick BosmanMike Kilkenny
Milwaukee Brewers12Kansas City Royals0BoxMarty PattinKen Wright(none)
Minnesota Twins1Oakland Athletics5BoxCatfish HunterJim Kaat(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Chicago Cubs5BoxMilt PappasDon Sutton(none)
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros2BoxGeorge CulverDon McMahon(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Montreal Expos5BoxBill StonemanLuke Walker(none)
Atlanta Braves7New York Mets8BoxRon TaylorCecil Upshaw(none)
Cincinnati Reds3Philadelphia Phillies5BoxBarry LerschJim Merritt(none)
San Diego Padres4St. Louis Cardinals7BoxChris ZacharyDave RobertsDon Shaw

Standings as of 1971-05-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Boston Red Sox372512.676--1791423710-815-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1256065.480
237Baltimore Orioles372215.5953.01571213610-912-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1217942.653
348Detroit Tigers392019.5136.015615519-1411-5W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1237152.577
4817New York Yankees371621.4329.0136152-168-128-9L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1256659.528
5918Cleveland Indians381622.4219.5124172-488-118-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium1244480.355
61222Washington Senators II391524.38511.0125161-365-1010-14L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1204872.400
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Oakland Athletics442915.659--1941603417-612-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1177245.615
259Minnesota Twins412120.5126.51801532710-1111-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1195366.445
3613Kansas City Royals391920.4877.5142144-29-1010-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1226656.541
4715California Angels432023.4658.5133158-2510-810-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1195663.471
61020Milwaukee Brewers361521.41710.0103111-89-116-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium1255471.432
51119Chicago White Sox361521.41710.0135135011-74-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park1266462.508
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124St. Louis Cardinals412516.610--1881642413-711-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1216556.537
235New York Mets382315.6050.51591203910-1013-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium1246064.484
346Pittsburgh Pirates402416.6000.51731264712-912-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1227349.598
4510Chicago Cubs412120.5124.0165177-128-1213-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1216259.512
5916Montreal Expos331518.4556.0109126-177-128-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1285672.438
61123Philadelphia Phillies381424.3689.5111159-486-128-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnVeterans Stadium1245371.427
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111San Francisco Giants422913.690--1861355113-716-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park1206159.508
3612Houston Astros412021.4888.5141125167-913-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1215962.488
2711Atlanta Braves412021.4888.5161176-159-1011-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1216259.512
4814Los Angeles Dodgers422022.4769.0167168-112-128-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1206951.575
51021Cincinnati Reds401624.40012.0134158-246-1310-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1226359.516
61224San Diego Padres411229.29316.5138198-606-176-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1204971.408


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
John Donaldson2B28.017Traded by Athletics to Tigers for Daryl Patterson. 
Camilo PascualP37.122Sent to Padres by Indians for future considerations. 
Daryl PattersonP27.183Traded by Tigers to Athletics for John Donaldson.