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Baseball on Sunday, April 26, 1981

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
Boston Red Sox7Baltimore Orioles5BoxDennis Eckersley (2-1)Tim Stoddard (1-1)BAL  K Singleton (5)  BOS  G Allenson (3)Jerry Remy (42.2)
Texas Rangers3Cleveland Indians4BoxBert Blyleven (2-1)John Henry Johnson (0-1)NoneAlan Bannister (26.9)
Chicago White Sox5Detroit Tigers4BoxBritt Burns (2-0)Milt Wilcox (2-2)DET  L Parrish (2)Bob Molinaro (42.7)
Kansas City Royals1Milwaukee Brewers11BoxRandy Lerch (2-0)Dennis Leonard (1-3)MIL  T Simmons (3), G Thomas (4)Gorman Thomas (20.6)
California Angels7Minnesota Twins1Box G1Mike Witt (1-1)Roger Erickson (0-2)MIN  J Castino (1)Rod Carew (19.9)
California Angels2Minnesota Twins5Box G2Fernando Arroyo (1-1)Jesse Jefferson (0-3)MIN  R Smalley (5)Glenn Adams (20.5)
Toronto Blue Jays2New York Yankees1BoxDave Stieb (1-3)Tom Underwood (0-2)NoneDennis Werth (9.7)
Oakland Athletics9Seattle Mariners4BoxMatt Keough (4-0)Mike Parrott (0-1)OAK  D Murphy (3), D Revering (1)  SEA  R Zisk (5)Dwayne Murphy (55.1)
Philadelphia Phillies6Chicago Cubs2BoxMarty Bystrom (1-0)Bill Caudill (0-1)PHI  M Schmidt (5)Bob Boone (19.0)
Cincinnati Reds0Houston Astros1BoxBob Knepper (2-0)Mario Soto (1-3)HOU  D Walling (1)Cesar Cedeno (11.5)
San Diego Padres2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxJerry Reuss (1-1)Gary Lucas (2-2)NoneRuppert Jones (12.7)
New York Mets4Montreal Expos8Box G1Ray Burris (2-1)Pat Zachry (3-1)MON  G Carter (4), E Valentine (3)  NYN  D Kingman (2)Gary Carter (22.0)
New York Mets6Montreal Expos7Box G2Scott Sanderson (3-0)Craig Swan (0-2)MON  A Dawson (4), J Manuel (1)  NYN  D Kingman 2 (4)Jerry Manuel (23.6)
St. Louis Cardinals3Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxJim Kaat (1-0)Grant Jackson (1-1)SLN  G Hendrick (3)Tito Landrum (47.3)
Atlanta Braves1San Francisco Giants3Box G1Doyle Alexander (3-1)Gaylord Perry (1-2)SFN  J Clark (1)Jack Clark (15.9)
Atlanta Braves5San Francisco Giants8Box G2Al Holland (1-1)Tommy Boggs (1-2)ATL  B Horner (3), D Murphy (3)Darrell Evans (19.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians74.636--37346-11-3W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers75.5830.556375-22-3W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox75.5830.565613-24-3W1Game Log
New York Yankees86.5711.554442-36-3L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers78.4672.049595-42-4L7Game Log
Baltimore Orioles47.3643.040542-52-2L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays510.3334.053623-32-7W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics171.944--963111-06-1W6Game Log
Chicago White Sox103.7694.571484-16-2W6Game Log
California Angels89.4718.572705-33-6L1Game Log
Texas Rangers67.4628.563623-53-2L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins411.26711.541622-52-6W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners412.25012.0541002-52-7L4Game Log
Kansas City Royals39.25011.026532-31-6L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos112.846--73513-28-0W6Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals92.8181.061275-14-1W8Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies105.6672.074614-56-0W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates56.4555.032383-31-4L3Game Log
New York Mets48.3336.538442-52-3L4Game Log
Chicago Cubs113.07110.528700-81-5L12Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers133.812--56297-26-1W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves97.5624.062516-43-3L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds87.5334.555567-31-4L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants711.3897.056673-34-8W2Game Log
San Diego Padres611.3537.537663-53-6L2Game Log
Houston Astros412.2509.032440-34-9W1Game Log

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