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Baseball on Wednesday, May 06, 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
Minnesota Twins4Baltimore Orioles5BoxSammy Stewart (1-1)Jack O'Connor (0-1)NoneAl Bumbry (49.1)
New York Yankees5California Angels2BoxRon Guidry (3-2)Mike Witt (2-2)NYA  B Dent (4)Bucky Dent (22.7)
Boston Red Sox3Kansas City Royals1BoxDennis Eckersley (3-2)Dennis Leonard (2-4)BOS  D Evans (5)Dwight Evans (55.7)
Detroit Tigers3Oakland Athletics2BoxMilt Wilcox (4-2)Rick Langford (4-2)NoneSteve Kemp (23.1)
Milwaukee Brewers1Seattle Mariners12BoxMike Parrott (1-2)Randy Lerch (2-2)NoneJim Anderson (40.9)
Chicago White Sox2Texas Rangers4BoxJohn Henry Johnson (2-1)Britt Burns (2-2)NoneAl Oliver (22.7)
Cleveland Indians4Toronto Blue Jays1BoxBert Blyleven (3-1)Jackson Todd (1-3)NoneMike Hargrove (11.5)
Houston Astros1Chicago Cubs2BoxLee Smith (1-2)Frank LaCorte (1-1)NoneTerry Puhl (15.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates8Cincinnati Reds9BoxTom Hume (2-2)Grant Jackson (1-2)CIN  G Foster (5)  PIT  M Easler (1), D Parker (3)Ken Griffey (38.8)
San Diego Padres13Montreal Expos5BoxJuan Eichelberger (2-1)Ray Burris (2-2)MON  L Parrish (1)  SDN  B Perkins (1)Broderick Perkins (26.1)
San Francisco Giants6New York Mets4BoxGreg Minton (1-1)Pat Zachry (3-3)NoneBilly Smith (13.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Philadelphia Phillies1BoxBurt Hooton (4-0)Nino Espinosa (1-2)LAN  R Cey (3)Ron Cey (21.6)
Atlanta Braves10St. Louis Cardinals2BoxGaylord Perry (3-2)Bob Forsch (2-2)ATL  C Chambliss (2)  SLN  T Scott (2)Glenn Hubbard (24.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians115.687--57467-14-4W1Game Log
New York Yankees159.6254.089749-66-3W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers139.5913.01048610-43-5L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles129.5712.584832-510-4W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers1113.4584.076889-62-7W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox913.4095.0851235-64-7W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays815.3486.578906-72-8L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics216.778--1296011-010-6L1Game Log
Texas Rangers139.5915.5115843-510-4W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1210.5456.595886-86-2L2Game Log
California Angels1215.4449.01091187-45-11L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1015.40010.092986-83-8L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals613.31611.055834-52-8L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners719.26913.5991463-74-12W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals136.684--95685-38-3L1Game Log
Montreal Expos157.6821.51051004-411-3L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies168.6672.5113954-512-3L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates99.5003.574636-42-6L2Game Log
New York Mets615.2868.069982-54-10L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs517.2279.558960-84-10W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers178.680--946110-57-3W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1210.5453.5100937-65-4W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1312.5204.01018810-63-6W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1215.4446.0961048-74-8W2Game Log
Houston Astros1114.4406.066687-54-9L1Game Log
San Diego Padres917.3468.5771146-113-6W1Game Log

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