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Tuesday May 31,1983This 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 1983-05-31

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox1Boston Red Sox2BoxBob OjedaFloyd BannisterBob Stanley
Seattle Mariners2Cleveland Indians5BoxJuan EichelbergerGene NelsonDan Spillner
Oakland Athletics2Milwaukee Brewers5BoxMoose HaasTim Conroy(none)
Baltimore Orioles3Minnesota Twins10BoxKen SchromStorm Davis(none)
California Angels3New York Yankees5BoxDale MurrayMike Witt(none)
Kansas City Royals6Texas Rangers5BoxBuddy BlackDanny DarwinDan Quisenberry
Houston Astros12Chicago Cubs10BoxFrank LaCorteCraig LeffertsDave Smith
Philadelphia Phillies1Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxJerry ReussCharles Hudson(none)
Atlanta Braves10Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxPhil NiekroLee TunnellSteve Bedrosian
Montreal Expos3San Diego Padres5BoxJohn MontefuscoJeff Reardon(none)
New York Mets1San Francisco Giants2BoxBill LaskeyScott HolmanGary Lavelle
Cincinnati Reds2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxCharlie PuleoJoaquin AndujarBill Scherrer

Standings as of 1983-05-31

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Toronto Blue Jays452619.578--2061713510-916-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1176354.538
236Boston Red Sox462620.5650.52081951313-1013-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1165264.448
347New York Yankees462521.5431.5208203512-1313-8W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschYankee Stadium I1166650.569
458Baltimore Orioles482622.5421.52332112212-1314-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1147242.632
5711Milwaukee Brewers442321.5232.52161863012-1311-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1186454.542
6814Detroit Tigers452223.4894.020520239-1213-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1177047.598
71118Cleveland Indians462125.4575.5196199-311-1610-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1164967.422
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125California Angels472720.574--2401994112-1015-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1154372.374
2610Kansas City Royals422220.5242.5178194-167-814-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1205763.475
41015Texas Rangers472225.4685.0179185-69-1713-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinArlington Stadium1155560.478
3916Oakland Athletics472225.4685.0189226-378-1514-10L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1155263.452
51220Chicago White Sox452025.4446.0207211-48-1512-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1177938.675
61322Minnesota Twins502228.4406.5254262-812-1410-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerCalvin GriffithHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1124864.429
71424Seattle Mariners502030.4008.5147222-758-1612-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienThe Kingdome1124072.357
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133St. Louis Cardinals432518.581--1961742210-915-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldBusch Stadium II1195465.454
2512Montreal Expos432221.5123.0157158-110-1212-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1196059.504
3613Philadelphia Phillies402020.5003.516415778-1112-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1227052.574
41023Pittsburgh Pirates421824.4296.5143187-4410-128-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1206654.550
51125New York Mets441727.3868.5154183-295-1711-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1185167.432
61226Chicago Cubs451728.3789.0180207-278-169-12L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1175463.462
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1983 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers463214.696--2061545217-615-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1165957.509
222Atlanta Braves473017.6382.52241715312-1018-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1155857.504
349San Francisco Giants472522.5327.5202194815-1211-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank RobinsonTom HallerCandlestick Park1155461.470
4717San Diego Padres462125.45711.0193178159-1512-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1166056.517
5819Cincinnati Reds492227.44911.5205219-1412-1410-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1135261.460
6921Houston Astros502228.44012.0197239-4210-1112-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome1126349.563


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Doyle AlexanderP32.269Released by Yankees. 
Tim BlackwellC30.285Released by Expos. 
Bob LongP28.201Signed as Free Agent by Mariners.