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Games on 1971-08-10

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics6Boston Red Sox5BoxRollie FingersSparky Lyle(none)
Oakland Athletics7Boston Red Sox5BoxBlue Moon OdomRay CulpMudcat Grant
Cleveland Indians4Chicago White Sox1BoxSam McDowellTom BradleyPhil Hennigan
Detroit Tigers12Milwaukee Brewers3BoxJoe ColemanBill Parsons(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Minnesota Twins3BoxMike CuellarRay Corbin(none)
California Angels7New York Yankees6BoxClyde WrightStan BahnsenLloyd Allen
Kansas City Royals9Washington Senators II2BoxAl FitzmorrisDick BosmanJim York
Kansas City Royals3Washington Senators II1BoxMike HedlundMike ThompsonTed Abernathy
Houston Astros3Cincinnati Reds2BoxKen ForschWayne Simpson(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxBill SingerBarry Lersch(none)
Chicago Cubs2Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxJuan PizarroBruce Kison(none)
New York Mets6San Diego Padres4BoxTug McGrawClay Kirby(none)
Montreal Expos0San Francisco Giants1BoxJuan MarichalBill Stoneman(none)
Atlanta Braves2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxGeorge StoneReggie ClevelandCecil Upshaw

Standings as of 1971-08-10

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Baltimore Orioles1106842.618--50438911531-2537-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium483315.688
235Boston Red Sox1156451.5576.55094822728-2836-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park472126.447
349Detroit Tigers1156253.5398.55114822926-3436-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium472918.617
4614New York Yankees1165858.50013.04854671828-3230-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I462422.522
51121Washington Senators II1134667.40723.5378474-9621-3425-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium461729.370
61222Cleveland Indians1164769.40524.0383485-10224-3223-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium461333.283
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1157342.635--50940810142-1831-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum462818.609
2510Kansas City Royals1125854.51813.54323933927-2931-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium492722.551
3715Chicago White Sox1155560.47818.0440436429-2926-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park472423.511
4816California Angels1175562.47019.0390431-4131-2824-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium452124.467
5918Minnesota Twins1135162.45121.0455492-3724-3327-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium472324.489
61020Milwaukee Brewers1134865.42524.0369426-5722-3026-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium482127.438
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Pittsburgh Pirates1167046.603--57942715232-2638-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium462719.587
236Chicago Cubs1146351.5536.04674363129-3034-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field482028.417
347St. Louis Cardinals1186553.5516.0529525429-2535-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II442519.568
4712New York Mets1135855.51310.54313933828-2830-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium492524.510
51019Philadelphia Phillies1165165.44019.0410493-8325-3426-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnVeterans Stadium461630.348
61123Montreal Expos1154471.38325.5402535-13323-3721-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park462719.587
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124San Francisco Giants1196950.580--5254913429-2840-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park432122.488
258Los Angeles Dodgers1166353.5434.54914246733-2530-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium462620.565
3611Houston Astros1115754.5148.04183813724-2633-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome512229.431
4813Atlanta Braves1135756.5049.0443472-2927-3330-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium492524.510
5917Cincinnati Reds1175463.46214.0408425-1724-3830-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium452520.556
61224San Diego Padres1144074.35126.5350451-10116-4224-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium472126.447


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ed Acosta2B--Traded by Pirates with Johnny Jeter to Padres for Bob Miller. 
Mudcat GrantP35.363Purchased by Athletics from Pirates. 
Johnny JeterOF26.290Traded by Pirates with Ed acosta to Padres for Bob Miller. 
Bob MillerP32.173Traded by Padres to Pirates for Ed acosta and Johnny Jeter.