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Thursday August 13,1981This date in baseball
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Games on 1981-08-13

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals1Baltimore Orioles2BoxMike FlanaganRich GaleTim Stoddard
Chicago White Sox6Boston Red Sox9BoxMark ClearReggie PattersonBill Campbell
Milwaukee Brewers8Cleveland Indians5BoxMoose HaasWayne GarlandRollie Fingers
New York Yankees3Detroit Tigers0BoxRon GuidryDan PetryRon Davis
Seattle Mariners11Minnesota Twins1BoxMike ParrottFernando ArroyoLarry Andersen
New York Mets1Chicago Cubs6BoxDoug BirdGreg HarrisMike Griffin
Atlanta Braves9Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxTommy BoggsBurt HootonGene Garber
St. Louis Cardinals5Philadelphia Phillies2BoxJohn MartinSteve CarltonBruce Sutter
Montreal Expos7Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxSteve RogersLuis Tiant(none)
Houston Astros1San Diego Padres9BoxChris WelshBob Knepper(none)

Standings as of 1981-08-13

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees603723.617--2362033316-1521-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I472225.468
238Baltimore Orioles583424.5862.02372251214-1620-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium472522.532
3610Milwaukee Brewers613526.5742.52752502520-1415-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium482721.563
4712Boston Red Sox603228.5335.0278274418-1414-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park482721.563
5813Detroit Tigers613229.5255.5232235-316-1416-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium482820.583
61018Cleveland Indians552728.4917.5209208116-1111-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium482523.521
71425Toronto Blue Jays611843.29519.5199282-8311-217-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium451926.422
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Oakland Athletics633825.603--2602075316-1422-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy MartinOakland-Alameda County Coliseum462620.565
247Texas Rangers583424.5861.52742235114-1420-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium472324.489
359Chicago White Sox573324.5792.02682135515-1618-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park492128.429
4916California Angels633231.5086.02762562018-1214-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium471928.404
51121Kansas City Royals542133.38912.5197239-4213-178-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium492920.592
61222Seattle Mariners622438.38713.5234296-6210-1514-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienThe Kingdome472027.426
71324Minnesota Twins612041.32817.0196260-648-1911-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerCalvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium482127.438
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135St. Louis Cardinals553322.600--2582154313-1120-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Whitey HerzogBusch Stadium II472621.553
246Philadelphia Phillies593524.593--260252813-1422-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium482424.500
3511Montreal Expos593326.5592.02462212511-1822-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium492722.551
4614Pittsburgh Pirates532726.5095.02211942715-1211-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium491930.388
51123New York Mets562036.35713.5194253-5910-1910-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium472126.447
61226Chicago Cubs581741.29317.5196278-822-2114-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field452124.467
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1981 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers613823.623--2561916519-1319-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium492524.510
223Cincinnati Reds593623.6101.02742492519-1217-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium493019.612
3715Atlanta Braves593029.5087.0222243-2118-1411-16W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium472027.426
4817Houston Astros613031.4928.0209204516-1714-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome493118.633
5919San Francisco Giants622834.45210.5234237-314-1814-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank RobinsonTom HallerCandlestick Park492821.571
61020San Diego Padres602436.40013.5209242-3312-2012-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium501733.340


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Joe FergusonC-OF34.328Released by Dodgers. 
Ross GrimsleyP59.070Released by Indians.