MLB Scores and Standings Wednesday, August 16, 1961

Aug 16, 1961
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Philadelphia Phillies 5
Chicago Cubs 9 (9)
W Don Cardwell (10-10)
L Chris Short (4-9)
Boston Red Sox 4
Cleveland Indians 6 (9)
W Jim Perry (9-10)
L Tracy Stallard (1-2)
Baltimore Orioles 8
Detroit Tigers 2 (9)
W Milt Pappas (9-6)
L Jim Bunning (14-9)
Cincinnati Reds 6
Los Angeles Dodgers 0 (9)
W Bob Purkey (14-7)
L Larry Sherry (4-3)
Cincinnati Reds 8
Los Angeles Dodgers 0 (9)
W Jim O'Toole (12-9)
L Johnny Podres (15-4)
Kansas City Athletics 12
Minnesota Twins 7 (9)
W Norm Bass (7-8)
L Pedro Ramos (9-14)
S Bill Fischer (5)
Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Milwaukee Braves 2 (9)
W Warren Spahn (13-12)
L Bob Friend (12-14)
Chicago White Sox 4
New York Yankees 5 (9)
W Ralph Terry (9-1)
L Turk Lown (6-5)
St. Louis Cardinals 3
San Francisco Giants 4 (9)
W Jack Sanford (9-6)
L Ray Sadecki (10-6)
Los Angeles Angels 2
Washington Senators 3 (9)
W Dick Donovan (9-8)
L Ken McBride (9-10)

Standings Up to and Including this Date

AL Overall

AL Overall Table
Tm W L W-L% GB RS RA pythW-L%
NYY7840.661--627479.621
DET7543.636 3.0626504.598
BAL6853.56211.5531465.560
CLE6157.51717.0559542.514
CHW6058.50818.0551536.513
BOS5765.46723.0556621.450
LAA5167.43227.0522537.487
MIN5168.42927.5541603.451
WSA4967.42228.0489552.445
KCA4375.36435.0496659.373

NL Overall

NL Overall Table
Tm W L W-L% GB RS RA pythW-L%
CIN7346.613--559493.557
LAD6944.611 1.0542491.545
SFG6250.554 7.5559482.567
MLN6051.541 9.0532488.539
STL5757.50013.5515509.505
PIT5456.49114.5517490.525
CHC4765.42022.5532613.436
PHI3083.26540.0416606.334