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Games on 1971-08-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers2California Angels0BoxLew KrausseTom MurphyKen Sanders
Minnesota Twins4Chicago White Sox3BoxStan WilliamsBart Johnson(none)
New York Yankees8Cleveland Indians1BoxMike KekichAlan Foster(none)
Washington Senators II4Detroit Tigers2BoxDenny McLainJoe NiekroCasey Cox
Oakland Athletics7Kansas City Royals5BoxBob LockerTom BurgmeierRollie Fingers
Chicago Cubs5Houston Astros0BoxBill HandsLarry Dierker(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates10Montreal Expos6BoxBob VealeCarl MortonDave Giusti
Cincinnati Reds5New York Mets2BoxWayne SimpsonNolan RyanWayne Granger
Cincinnati Reds4New York Mets9BoxCharlie WilliamsJim Merritt(none)
Atlanta Braves2Philadelphia Phillies3BoxChris ShortBob Priddy(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers9San Francisco Giants1BoxDoyle AlexanderRon Bryant(none)
San Diego Padres6St. Louis Cardinals1BoxSteve ArlinJerry Reuss(none)

Standings as of 1971-08-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Baltimore Orioles1046539.625--48836212629-2236-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium543618.667
235Boston Red Sox1076245.5794.54684274128-2734-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park552332.418
349Detroit Tigers1085751.52810.0460451922-3235-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium543420.630
4614New York Yankees1105456.49114.0452450227-3227-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I522824.538
51121Washington Senators II1064462.41522.0357444-8721-3323-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium531934.358
61222Cleveland Indians1104466.40024.0360460-10021-3023-36L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium521636.308
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1076839.636--47937310640-1828-21W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum543321.611
2512Kansas City Royals1045252.50014.53953752025-2927-23L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium573324.579
3715California Angels1115358.47717.0376405-2930-2823-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium512328.451
4816Chicago White Sox1085058.46318.5409420-1124-2826-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park542925.537
5917Minnesota Twins1064957.46218.5438472-3422-2927-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium542529.463
61020Milwaukee Brewers1074661.43022.0350393-4320-2726-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium542331.426
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Pittsburgh Pirates1096841.624--55740814931-2537-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium532924.547
236St. Louis Cardinals1116150.5508.0496499-329-2531-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II512922.569
347Chicago Cubs1085850.5379.54434261728-3030-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field542529.463
4711New York Mets1075552.51412.03953742125-2630-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium552827.509
51019Philadelphia Phillies1104862.43620.5395471-7622-3226-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnVeterans Stadium521933.365
61123Montreal Expos1094267.38526.0388506-11822-3420-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park522923.558
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124San Francisco Giants1126745.598--5034535028-2339-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park502327.460
258Los Angeles Dodgers1105951.5367.04704115930-2329-28W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium523022.577
3610Houston Astros1055451.5149.54033663723-2631-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome572532.439
4813Atlanta Braves1075354.49511.5422438-1625-3328-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium552926.527
5918Cincinnati Reds1125161.45516.0387414-2723-3828-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium502822.560
61224San Diego Padres1083870.35227.0336429-9314-3924-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium532330.434