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Baseball on Wednesday, April 26, 1961

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians6Baltimore Orioles3BoxBarry Latman (1-0)Jack Fisher (0-2)NoneJim Piersall (28.5)
Washington Senators2Boston Red Sox1BoxTom Sturdivant (1-0)Bill Monbouquette (0-3)NoneWillie Tasby (19.4)
New York Yankees13Detroit Tigers11BoxLuis Arroyo (1-0)Hank Aguirre (0-1)DET  R Colavito (3)  NYA  T Kubek (1), M Mantle 2 (7), R Maris (1)Mickey Mantle (87.3)
Cincinnati Reds2Chicago Cubs3BoxDon Elston (4-0)Jim Maloney (0-1)CHN  R Santo (2), D Zimmer (2)  CIN  J Lynch (3)Jerry Lynch (44.5)
San Francisco Giants6Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxJim Duffalo (2-0)Larry Sherry (0-2)LAN  T Davis (3), J Roseboro (3)Willie Mays (32.2)
Philadelphia Phillies2Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxVinegar Bend Mizell (2-0)Dallas Green (1-1)PHI  P Herrera (2)Bob Skinner (21.4)
MLN UNBRIDGED8St. Louis Cardinals1BoxDon Nottebart (1-1)Larry Jackson (0-1)MLN  J DeMerit (1), R McMillan (1)Hank Aaron (16.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers82.800--64372-06-2L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins83.7270.549566-22-1L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians75.5832.053527-30-2W1Game Log
New York Yankees65.5452.548472-44-1W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox55.5003.031322-23-3L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox45.4443.533381-23-3W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles57.4174.046520-04-8L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics35.3754.050391-22-3W1Game Log
Washington Senators II47.3644.529363-41-3W1Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants85.6151.542462-06-5W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates75.5832.050503-34-2W2Game Log
Milwaukee Braves54.5562.541364-31-1W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers87.5332.569670-08-7L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs66.5003.034433-63-0W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals67.4623.556534-42-3L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds57.4174.042343-72-0L5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies48.3335.037422-52-3L1Game Log

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