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Sunday May 10,1981This 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 1981-05-10

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers3California Angels4BoxAndy HasslerAurelio LopezDon Aase
Cleveland Indians5Minnesota Twins1BoxWayne GarlandJerry Koosman(none)
Milwaukee Brewers13Oakland Athletics5BoxPete VuckovichMike NorrisJerry Augustine
New York Yankees5Seattle Mariners2BoxTom UnderwoodJerry GleatonRich Gossage
Baltimore Orioles3Texas Rangers7BoxDanny DarwinMike FlanaganSteve Comer
Boston Red Sox9Toronto Blue Jays5BoxTom BurgmeierRoy Lee Jackson(none)
Chicago Cubs5Atlanta Braves5Box(none)
Houston Astros7Cincinnati Reds5BoxJoe NiekroFrank PastoreFrank LaCorte
San Francisco Giants5Montreal Expos1BoxTom GriffinBill Lee(none)
San Francisco Giants0Montreal Expos4BoxCharlie LeaEd Whitson(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers5New York Mets3BoxBob WelchRandy JonesSteve Howe
San Diego Padres8Philadelphia Phillies4BoxSteve MuraLarry ChristensonGary Lucas
Pittsburgh Pirates8St. Louis Cardinals2BoxJohn CandelariaLary SorensenEnrique Romo

Standings as of 1981-05-10

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Cleveland Indians20137.650--7362119-34-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium833944.470
237Baltimore Orioles241410.5831.0989534-610-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium814536.556
359New York Yankees281612.5711.0102871510-96-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I794336.544
4712Milwaukee Brewers261412.5382.01231032011-73-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium834835.578
5916Boston Red Sox251213.4803.5108133-258-64-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park834736.566
61019Detroit Tigers281216.4295.089113-2410-92-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium814833.593
71321Toronto Blue Jays27918.3337.594115-216-73-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium792851.354
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics31247.774--147816611-013-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy MartinOakland-Alameda County Coliseum784038.513
248Texas Rangers261511.5776.5136102343-512-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium794237.532
3610Chicago White Sox251411.5607.011110296-98-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park814041.494
4815California Angels311516.4849.013112927-48-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium793643.456
51120Minnesota Twins281117.39311.5102112-106-84-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium813051.370
61222Seattle Mariners301020.33313.5114159-453-77-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienThe Kingdome793445.430
71425Kansas City Royals21615.28613.06095-354-72-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium824438.537
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123St. Louis Cardinals23158.652--11884345-310-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Whitey HerzogBusch Stadium II794435.557
235Philadelphia Phillies281810.6430.5138118204-514-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium794138.519
346Montreal Expos271710.630--117118-14-413-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium814338.531
4613Pittsburgh Pirates231211.5223.09685119-62-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium793445.430
51124New York Mets25817.3208.082110-282-56-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium783345.423
61226Chicago Cubs26620.23110.573114-411-104-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field773245.416
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Los Angeles Dodgers29209.690--106723413-67-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium814338.531
2511Atlanta Braves291613.5524.01171061111-64-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium773443.442
3714Cincinnati Reds271413.5195.012011557-67-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium815229.642
4817San Francisco Giants321517.4696.5115117-211-94-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank RobinsonSpec RichardsonCandlestick Park794138.519
5918Houston Astros291316.4487.08486-29-74-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome814833.593
61023San Diego Padres301020.33310.599140-417-143-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium803149.388


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Gil KubskiOF26.210Traded by Blue Jays to Brewers for Buck Martinez. 
Buck MartinezC32.184Traded by Brewers to Blue Jays for Gil Kubski. 
Mike PhillipsSS-2B30.264Purchased by Expos from Padres.