1971 Boston Red Sox

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Season Overview

85-77 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1971 Boston Red Sox

What was the record of the 1971 Boston Red Sox?

The Boston Red Sox finished the regular season with a 85-77 record. They went 47-33 at home and 38-44 on the road.

What division did the 1971 Boston Red Sox play in?

The 1971 Boston Red Sox played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1971 Boston Red Sox?

During the regular season, the 1971 Boston Red Sox went 51-39 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 1971 Boston Red Sox record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Washington Senators 12-6 66.7% +25
Detroit Tigers 12-6 66.7% +9
Cleveland Indians 11-7 61.1% +16
Baltimore Orioles 9-9 50% -11
New York Yankees 7-11 38.9% -6

What was the 1971 Boston Red Sox record by month?

The 1971 Boston Red Sox had their best month in April, when they went 12-7 and had a 63.2% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 11-19 and had a 36.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 12-7 63.2% +20
May 17-11 60.7% -1
June 14-13 51.9% +2
July 16-14 53.3% +8
August 11-19 36.7% -25
September 15-13 53.6% +20

Did the 1971 Boston Red Sox make the Postseason?

No, the Red Sox didn't make the Postseason in 1971.

What was the run differential for the 1971 Boston Red Sox?

The Boston Red Sox finished the regular season with a run differential of +24. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Red Sox could have been expected to have about 83.6 wins, or a 84-78 record in the regular season.

How did the 1971 Boston Red Sox perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1971 Boston Red Sox went 33-28.

How did the 1971 Boston Red Sox perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1971 Boston Red Sox went 5-7 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1971 Boston Red Sox?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1971 Boston Red Sox was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1971 Boston Red Sox?

The longest losing streak that the Boston Red Sox had during the 1971 regular season was 7 games, which happened once during the season.

1971 Boston Red Sox Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 6, 1971 vs New York Yankees Win 3 - 1
Thu, Apr 8, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Apr 10, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 10 - 11
Sun, Apr 11, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 7
Mon, Apr 12, 1971 @ Washington Senators Win 10 - 7
Tue, Apr 13, 1971 @ Washington Senators Win 5 - 3
Wed, Apr 14, 1971 @ Washington Senators Loss 5 - 6
Fri, Apr 16, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 3
Sat, Apr 17, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 9 - 10 (10)
Sun, Apr 18, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Win 1 - 0
Mon, Apr 19, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 5 (13)
Tue, Apr 20, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 1
Wed, Apr 21, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 9 - 7
Fri, Apr 23, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 1
Sat, Apr 24, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 2
Sun, Apr 25, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4
Tue, Apr 27, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Apr 28, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 10 - 3
Fri, Apr 30, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Sat, May 1, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 7
Sun, May 2, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Win 1 - 0
Sun, May 2, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Win 9 - 8
Tue, May 4, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 3
Thu, May 6, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Win 10 - 1
Fri, May 7, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 4
Sat, May 8, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 2
Sun, May 9, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 6
Tue, May 11, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 4
Wed, May 12, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 1
Fri, May 14, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 2 - 0
Sat, May 15, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 7
Mon, May 17, 1971 vs Detroit Tigers Win 3 - 2
Tue, May 18, 1971 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 3
Wed, May 19, 1971 vs New York Yankees Win 7 - 2
Thu, May 20, 1971 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 2
Fri, May 21, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 8 - 4 (10)
Sat, May 22, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 5
Sun, May 23, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 12
Sun, May 23, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 2 - 1
Mon, May 24, 1971 vs Washington Senators Loss 6 - 8
Tue, May 25, 1971 vs Washington Senators Loss 5 - 6 (11)
Wed, May 26, 1971 vs Washington Senators Win 3 - 2
Thu, May 27, 1971 vs Washington Senators Win 6 - 2
Fri, May 28, 1971 vs Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 3
Sat, May 29, 1971 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 8 - 12
Mon, May 31, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 7
Mon, May 31, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 9
Tue, Jun 1, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Jun 2, 1971 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 6
Thu, Jun 3, 1971 @ New York Yankees Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jun 4, 1971 vs California Angels Win 10 - 1
Sat, Jun 5, 1971 vs California Angels Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jun 6, 1971 vs California Angels Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jun 8, 1971 @ Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 1
Wed, Jun 9, 1971 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 6
Fri, Jun 11, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 6
Sat, Jun 12, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 0 - 7
Sun, Jun 13, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 4
Mon, Jun 14, 1971 @ California Angels Win 4 - 3 (15)
Tue, Jun 15, 1971 @ California Angels Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jun 16, 1971 @ California Angels Win 4 - 1
Fri, Jun 18, 1971 @ Washington Senators Loss 5 - 8
Sat, Jun 19, 1971 @ Washington Senators Loss 0 - 2
Sun, Jun 20, 1971 @ Washington Senators Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jun 22, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 9
Tue, Jun 22, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 0
Wed, Jun 23, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 1
Fri, Jun 25, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 7
Sat, Jun 26, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2 (10)
Sat, Jun 26, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 10 - 2
Sun, Jun 27, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 1
Mon, Jun 28, 1971 vs Washington Senators Win 10 - 4
Tue, Jun 29, 1971 vs Washington Senators Win 6 - 2
Wed, Jun 30, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 4
Thu, Jul 1, 1971 @ Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 7
Fri, Jul 2, 1971 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 6
Sat, Jul 3, 1971 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 4, 1971 vs New York Yankees Win 7 - 4
Mon, Jul 5, 1971 vs New York Yankees Win 12 - 7
Tue, Jul 6, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jul 7, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 0
Wed, Jul 7, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jul 8, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jul 9, 1971 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 5
Sat, Jul 10, 1971 @ New York Yankees Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Jul 11, 1971 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Jul 15, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Win 3 - 0 (13)
Fri, Jul 16, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Win 9 - 4
Sat, Jul 17, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 13 - 11
Sat, Jul 17, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jul 18, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Jul 20, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4
Wed, Jul 21, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 1
Thu, Jul 22, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 4
Fri, Jul 23, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 6
Sat, Jul 24, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 3
Sun, Jul 25, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 6
Mon, Jul 26, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Jul 27, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jul 27, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 5
Wed, Jul 28, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 5
Thu, Jul 29, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 3
Fri, Jul 30, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 5
Sat, Jul 31, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 0
Sun, Aug 1, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 1
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