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Wednesday, August 18,1971

Wednesday, August 18,1971

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 California Angels 3 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Jim Lonborg Clyde Wright Bobby Bolin 25,507 2:13
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 Detroit Tigers 2 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Wilbur Wood Joe Coleman -- 14,059 2:28
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 Baltimore Orioles 6 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Mike Cuellar Jim Slaton -- 11,628 2:38
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 Cleveland Indians 2 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Steve Luebber Steve Dunning Jim Strickland 8,971 2:27
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 Kansas City Royals 1 New York Yankees 3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mel Stottlemyre Dick Drago -- 11,829 1:56
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 Oakland Athletics 3 Washington Senators II 10 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Pete Broberg Chuck Dobson -- 8,146 2:28
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 Chicago Cubs 7 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Milt Pappas Phil Niekro -- 13,432 2:24
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 St. Louis Cardinals 0 Cincinnati Reds 5 box | pbp Cinergy Field Don Gullett Bob Gibson -- 28,228 2:00
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 New York Mets 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Danny Frisella Jim Brewer -- 27,203 2:26
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 Houston Astros 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bob Miller Denny Lemaster -- 29,670 2:50
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 Philadelphia Phillies 0 San Francisco Giants 7 box | pbp Candlestick Park John Cumberland Rick Wise -- 10,663 2:10
1971 reg season 1971-08-18 Montreal Expos 4 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Carl Morton Fred Norman Mike Marshall 4,848 2:25
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 118 74 44 .627 0.0 546 410 136 W3 37-27 37-17 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1971 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 123 66 57 .537 10.5 530 524 6 W1 28-28 38-29 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1971 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 123 65 58 .528 11.5 539 518 21 L3 29-39 36-19 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1971 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 124 63 61 .508 14.0 509 486 23 W3 28-32 35-29 4 6 11 -- dnq
1971 AL East Washington Senators II franchise | log 121 51 70 .421 24.5 407 486 -79 W2 21-34 30-36 5 11 21 -- dnq
1971 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 124 50 74 .403 27.0 405 524 -119 L1 27-37 23-37 6 12 22 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 122 78 44 .639 0.0 539 437 102 L2 47-20 31-24 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1971 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 121 63 58 .521 14.5 458 411 47 L3 32-33 31-25 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1971 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 123 60 63 .488 18.5 463 466 -3 W5 29-29 31-34 3 7 15 -- dnq
1971 AL West California Angels franchise | log 125 57 68 .456 22.5 407 458 -51 L1 33-34 24-34 4 8 17 -- dnq
1971 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 121 55 66 .455 22.5 498 530 -32 W1 24-33 31-33 5 9 18 -- dnq
1971 AL West Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 121 51 70 .421 26.5 399 450 -51 L3 22-30 29-40 6 10 20 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 124 73 51 .589 0.0 604 462 142 W1 32-26 41-25 1 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1971 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 126 69 57 .548 5.0 562 556 6 L3 33-28 35-30 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1971 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 121 66 55 .545 5.5 489 460 29 W1 32-34 34-21 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1971 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 121 60 61 .496 11.5 449 422 27 W1 30-34 30-27 4 8 14 -- dnq
1971 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 123 53 70 .431 19.5 426 520 -94 L4 27-39 26-31 5 10 19 -- dnq
1971 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 120 48 72 .400 23.0 427 540 -113 W3 27-38 21-34 6 11 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1971 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 125 74 51 .592 0.0 556 506 50 W5 29-28 45-23 1 1 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1971 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 7.5 507 446 61 L1 33-25 33-33 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1971 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 119 60 59 .504 11.0 448 425 23 L1 27-31 33-28 3 6 12 -- dnq
1971 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 121 61 60 .504 11.0 482 507 -25 L1 28-33 33-27 4 7 13 -- dnq
1971 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 124 60 64 .484 13.5 443 440 3 W4 24-38 36-26 5 9 16 -- dnq
1971 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 120 44 76 .367 27.5 364 473 -109 L1 16-42 28-34 6 12 24 -- dnq
24 record(s)