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Games on 1981-04-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox0Baltimore Orioles3BoxDennis MartinezSteve TroutTippy Martinez
New York Yankees3Detroit Tigers2BoxRudy MayJack MorrisRon Davis
Toronto Blue Jays5Milwaukee Brewers0BoxLuis LealJamie Easterly(none)
Seattle Mariners7Minnesota Twins7Box(none)
California Angels4Oakland Athletics6BoxMike NorrisGeoff Zahn(none)
Boston Red Sox0Texas Rangers5BoxDanny DarwinJohn Tudor(none)
Houston Astros5Atlanta Braves4BoxFrank LaCorteRick Camp(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1Chicago Cubs6BoxMike KrukowAndy Rincon(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2Chicago Cubs2Box(none)
San Diego Padres5Cincinnati Reds8BoxPaul MoskauJohn LittlefieldTom Hume
San Francisco Giants3Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxVida BlueBob WelchGreg Minton
Pittsburgh Pirates10New York Mets0BoxJim BibbyDave Roberts(none)
Montreal Expos2Philadelphia Phillies6BoxSteve CarltonSteve Rogers(none)

Standings as of 1981-04-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137New York Yankees17116.647--6448165-36-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I904842.533
248Cleveland Indians1174.6361.0373436-11-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium924547.489
3612Milwaukee Brewers1587.5332.06251115-23-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium945440.574
4815Boston Red Sox1578.4673.06585-203-54-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park935241.559
5916Baltimore Orioles1468.4293.55464-102-54-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium915338.582
61019Detroit Tigers18711.3894.55369-165-42-7L10T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium915338.582
71118Toronto Blue Jays18711.3894.56768-15-42-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium883058.341
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics21183.857--105416411-07-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy MartinOakland-Alameda County Coliseum884642.523
225Chicago White Sox16115.6884.58162195-36-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park904347.478
3510Texas Rangers1697.5636.58762253-56-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium894841.539
4714California Angels201010.5007.5827937-43-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium904149.456
51220Minnesota Twins18612.33310.55578-232-53-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium913556.385
61324Seattle Mariners19514.26312.070114-443-72-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienThe Kingdome903951.433
71425Kansas City Royals1239.25010.52653-272-31-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium914744.516
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Montreal Expos16124.750--8263194-48-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium924844.522
234St. Louis Cardinals1394.6921.56435295-34-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Whitey HerzogBusch Stadium II895039.562
346Philadelphia Phillies18126.6671.08670164-58-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium894742.528
4611Pittsburgh Pirates1376.5383.55038125-31-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium893950.438
51123New York Mets14410.2867.03862-242-52-5L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium893752.416
61226Chicago Cubs16313.1889.03673-370-82-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field873552.402
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Dodgers19145.737--6438267-27-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium914942.538
259Cincinnati Reds17107.5883.07463117-33-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium915635.615
3713Atlanta Braves1899.5004.5675896-43-5L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium884147.466
4817San Francisco Giants21912.4296.06575-105-44-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank RobinsonSpec RichardsonCandlestick Park904743.522
5921Houston Astros18612.3337.53949-102-34-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome925537.598
61022San Diego Padres19613.3168.04485-413-73-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium913556.385


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bill Lyons2B23.003Signed as Free Agent by Cardinals.