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Saturday, August 8,1953

Saturday, August 8,1953

Baseball on this Date

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PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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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)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1953 reg season Aug 8,1953 Cleveland Indians  4  Boston Red Sox  5  box | pbp Fenway Park Sid Hudson Early Wynn -- 22,731 2:29
1953 reg season Aug 8,1953 Chicago White Sox  0  New York Yankees  1  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Whitey Ford Sandy Consuegra -- 0 2:32
1953 reg season Aug 8,1953 Chicago White Sox  0  New York Yankees  3  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Bob Kuzava Virgil Trucks -- 58,787 2:09
1953 reg season Aug 8,1953 Detroit Tigers  5  Philadelphia Athletics  9  box | pbp Shibe Park Marion Fricano Steve Gromek Morrie Martin 2,552 2:11
1953 reg season Aug 8,1953 Philadelphia Phillies  1  Chicago Cubs  4  box | pbp Wrigley Field Howie Pollet Robin Roberts -- 12,636 2:21
1953 reg season Aug 8,1953 Brooklyn Dodgers  7  Cincinnati Reds  4  box | pbp Crosley Field Billy Loes Fred Baczewski -- 13,570 2:29
1953 reg season Aug 8,1953 Pittsburgh Pirates  4  Milwaukee Braves  7  box | pbp County Stadium Lew Burdette Bob Hall -- 17,163 2:16
1953 reg season Aug 8,1953 New York Giants  3  St. Louis Cardinals  8  box | pbp Sportsman's Park III Gerry Staley Larry Jansen -- 14,636 2:27
8 record(s)