Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Wednesday September 1,1971This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Derek Wallace celebrated a birthday on this date.
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.

1971 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 1971-09-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles8Boston Red Sox2BoxMike CuellarRay Culp(none)
Oakland Athletics7California Angels0BoxChuck DobsonAndy Messersmith(none)
Cleveland Indians3Detroit Tigers4BoxLes CainMike PaulFred Scherman
Kansas City Royals2Milwaukee Brewers3BoxKen SandersTom Burgmeier(none)
Chicago White Sox2Minnesota Twins0BoxBart JohnsonBob GebhardVicente Romo
Washington Senators II2New York Yankees0BoxBill GogolewskiSteve Kline(none)
Montreal Expos2Chicago Cubs5BoxFergie JenkinsBill Stoneman(none)
San Diego Padres3Cincinnati Reds1BoxDave RobertsGary Nolan(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Houston Astros2BoxDon SuttonJack Billingham(none)
Philadelphia Phillies7Pittsburgh Pirates10BoxLuke WalkerBucky Brandon(none)
Atlanta Braves0San Francisco Giants4BoxJohn CumberlandRon Reed(none)
New York Mets7St. Louis Cardinals1BoxTom SeaverBob Gibson(none)

Standings as of 1971-09-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Baltimore Orioles1308248.631--60045114938-2844-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium28199.679
236Detroit Tigers1357362.54111.55855533229-3944-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium27189.667
3510Boston Red Sox1357065.51914.5565567-231-3539-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park271512.556
4614New York Yankees1356669.48918.5535526931-3835-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I271611.593
51120Washington Senators II1345777.42527.0460546-8627-4130-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium25619.240
61223Cleveland Indians1365482.39731.0469599-13028-3926-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium26620.231
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1358847.652--60446214249-2039-27W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum261313.500
249Kansas City Royals1337063.52617.05064673933-3437-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium281513.536
3715Chicago White Sox1346470.47823.5508509-133-3631-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stu HolcombComiskey Park281513.536
4817California Angels1366373.46325.5433491-5833-3430-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium261313.500
5918Minnesota Twins1326072.45526.5543579-3628-3832-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium281414.500
61019Milwaukee Brewers1335776.42930.0447505-5827-3530-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank LaneCounty Stadium281216.429
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Pittsburgh Pirates1388256.594--68753415338-3144-25W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium24159.625
235St. Louis Cardinals1387761.5585.06155991637-3039-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II241311.542
347Chicago Cubs1357263.5338.55405241632-3440-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field271116.407
4611New York Mets1336766.50412.54934494431-3636-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium291613.552
51021Philadelphia Phillies1355778.42223.5468580-11227-4230-36L4T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnVeterans Stadium271017.370
61122Montreal Expos1325577.41724.0492593-10129-4026-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park291613.552
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1971 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124San Francisco Giants1368056.588--6015435833-3347-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park261016.385
258Los Angeles Dodgers1367264.5298.05584946439-3133-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium26179.654
3712Atlanta Braves1336667.49612.5537590-5330-3636-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium291613.552
4813Cincinnati Reds1386870.49313.0498489927-4141-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium241113.458
5916Houston Astros1326369.47715.0479475429-3334-36L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome301614.533
61224San Diego Padres1325082.37928.0403501-9822-4828-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium291118.379


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Luis SanchezP18.008Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Astros. 
Stan WilliamsP34.352Traded by Twins to Cardinals for Dan Ford and Fred Rico.