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Tuesday May 12,1953This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

1953 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

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Games on 1953-05-12

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox9Boston Red Sox7BoxFritz DorishEllis Kinder(none)
Cleveland Indians0New York Yankees7BoxWhitey FordEarly Wynn(none)
St. Louis Browns7Philadelphia Athletics3BoxDon LarsenBobby Shantz(none)
Detroit Tigers1Washington Senators I10BoxConnie MarreroNed Garver(none)
Brooklyn Dodgers4Chicago Cubs6BoxDutch LeonardBen Wade(none)
New York Giants1Milwaukee Braves8BoxBob BuhlBill Connelly(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6St. Louis Cardinals5BoxJim KonstantyJoe PreskoAndy Hansen

Standings at end of 1953 season.

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Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Floyd Baker3B-2B36.214Purchased by Red Sox from Senators. 
Roger BowmanP25.268Claimed on waivers by Pirates from Giants. 
Allie ClarkOF29.331Claimed on waivers by White Sox from Athletics. 
Sandy ConsuegraP32.251Purchased by White Sox from Senators. 
Johnny SchmitzP32.166Claimed on waivers by Senators from Yankees.