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Saturday July 17,1971This 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 1971-07-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers11Boston Red Sox13BoxJim LonborgSkip LockwoodSparky Lyle
Milwaukee Brewers3Boston Red Sox5BoxRay CulpBill Parsons(none)
Baltimore Orioles3California Angels10BoxTom MurphyJim PalmerMel Queen
Cleveland Indians2Kansas City Royals7BoxMike HedlundRay LambTom Burgmeier
Chicago White Sox2New York Yankees4BoxSteve KlineJoe Horlen(none)
Detroit Tigers2Oakland Athletics1BoxJoe ColemanCatfish Hunter(none)
Minnesota Twins5Washington Senators II3BoxRay CorbinJim Shellenback(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers0Atlanta Braves10BoxGeorge StoneDoyle Alexander(none)
Philadelphia Phillies5Chicago Cubs2BoxWoodie FrymanBill HandsJoe Hoerner
San Francisco Giants2Cincinnati Reds3BoxJim McGlothlinJuan Marichal(none)
New York Mets1Houston Astros2BoxJim RayTom Seaver(none)
San Diego Padres2Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxDock EllisFred Norman(none)
Montreal Expos5St. Louis Cardinals3BoxErnie McAnallyBob Gibson(none)

Standings as of 1971-07-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Baltimore Orioles905634.622--43931212726-2030-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium684523.662
235Boston Red Sox905337.5893.04043693521-2132-16W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park723240.444
348Detroit Tigers904842.5338.03753591620-2828-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium724329.597
4614New York Yankees914348.47313.5345366-2120-2723-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I713932.549
51020Cleveland Indians934053.43017.5322378-5620-2720-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium692049.290
61222Washington Senators II893554.39320.5289383-9416-2619-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium702842.400
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Oakland Athletics905832.644--4023138932-1326-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum714328.606
2511Kansas City Royals874542.51711.53243111322-2323-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium744034.541
3715Minnesota Twins904248.46716.0368386-1820-2422-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium703238.457
4816California Angels954451.46316.5315357-4225-2419-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium673235.478
5918Chicago White Sox883949.44318.0328340-1221-2418-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park744034.541
61121Milwaukee Brewers893851.42719.5294331-3717-2421-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium723141.431
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates916031.659--46230715526-1834-13W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium713734.521
236Chicago Cubs925042.54310.53833731023-2427-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field703337.471
359New York Mets894742.52812.03233012223-2324-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium733637.493
4610St. Louis Cardinals934944.52712.0408438-3021-2227-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II694128.594
51019Philadelphia Phillies924052.43520.5335397-6220-2820-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnVeterans Stadium702743.386
61123Montreal Expos933657.38725.0322410-8819-3217-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park683533.515
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124San Francisco Giants935637.602--3943573724-2132-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park693435.493
247Los Angeles Dodgers935043.5386.03963425426-1924-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium693930.565
3712Houston Astros874443.5069.03212932817-2227-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome753540.467
4813Atlanta Braves924448.47811.5373392-1921-2923-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium703832.543
5917Cincinnati Reds954352.45314.0321344-2318-3025-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium673631.537
61224San Diego Padres943361.35123.5302386-8413-3320-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium672839.418


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bobby Cox3B30.057Signed as Free Agent by Yankees. 
Jerry MartinOF22.067Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies.