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Thursday April 14,1955This date in baseball
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Top1955 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALNew York Yankees4Boston Red Sox8Boxscore - PBP922,2462:32Bob GrimWillard NixonWillard Nixon (1-0)Bob Grim (0-1)Ellis Kinder (1)Casey StengelPinky HigginsFenway Park
ALKansas City Athletics1Chicago White Sox7Boxscore - PBP914,0671:57Bobby ShantzSandy ConsuegraSandy Consuegra (1-0)Bobby Shantz (0-1)-Lou BoudreauMarty MarionComiskey Park
ALCleveland Indians5Detroit Tigers3Boxscore - PBP942,6842:26Mike GarciaBilly HoeftMike Garcia (1-0)Billy Hoeft (0-1)-Al LopezBucky HarrisTiger Stadium
NLChicago Cubs6Cincinnati Reds4Boxscore - PBP102,5723:20Bob RushCorky ValentineHal Jeffcoat (1-0)Jerry Lane (0-1)Howie Pollet (1)Stan HackBirdie TebbettsCrosley Field
NLBrooklyn Dodgers10New York Giants8Boxscore - PBP929,1243:30Don NewcombeSal MaglieDon Newcombe (1-0)Sal Maglie (0-1)Jim Hughes (1)Walter AlstonLeo DurocherPolo Grounds
NLPhiladelphia Phillies4Pittsburgh Pirates3Boxscore - PBP923,5402:31Herm WehmeierDick LittlefieldHerm Wehmeier (1-0)Dick Littlefield (0-1)-Mayo SmithFred HaneyForbes Field
NLMilwaukee Braves7St. Louis Cardinals8Boxscore - PBP1111,4023:19Gene ConleyHarvey HaddixFrank Smith (1-0)Dave Koslo (0-1)-Charlie GrimmEddie StankySportsman's Park
7 Games on this date

Standings at end of 1955 season.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Johnny PeskySS-3B35.200Released by Orioles.