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Tuesday April 30,1957This 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.

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Games on 1957-04-30

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles1Chicago White Sox6BoxBilly PierceRay Moore(none)
Washington Senators I1Cleveland Indians5BoxBob LemonPedro RamosRay Narleski
New York Yankees1Detroit Tigers2BoxDuke MaasBob Grim(none)
Boston Red Sox3Kansas City Athletics1BoxWillard NixonNed Garver(none)
Chicago Cubs9Brooklyn Dodgers10BoxDon BessentDave Hillman(none)
Milwaukee Braves0New York Giants4BoxJohnny AntonelliBob Buhl(none)
Cincinnati Reds6Philadelphia Phillies3BoxBrooks LawrenceHarvey Haddix(none)
St. Louis Cardinals6Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxLarry JacksonRoy Face(none)

Standings as of 1957-04-30

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago White Sox1082.800--4730173-15-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1448262.569
224Boston Red Sox1174.6361.5524395-12-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1437568.524
336New York Yankees1165.5452.5453873-33-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1439251.643
558Kansas City Athletics1266.5003.0615652-34-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1415388.376
449Cleveland Indians1266.5003.03847-93-33-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium1417071.496
6610Baltimore Orioles1468.4294.05863-53-63-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1387068.507
7713Detroit Tigers1358.3854.54548-32-53-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1417368.518
8814Washington Senators I15510.3335.56384-211-54-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1395089.360
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Braves1192.818--4932174-15-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1438657.601
223Brooklyn Dodgers1183.7271.0514292-26-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field1437667.531
335New York Giants1165.5453.0464602-34-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds1436380.441
447St. Louis Cardinals1055.5003.5575344-11-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park1448262.569
5512Cincinnati Reds1257.4174.55460-63-32-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1427567.528
6611Philadelphia Phillies1257.4174.56061-12-33-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1427270.507
7715Pittsburgh Pirates1037.3005.53340-71-52-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1445985.410
8816Chicago Cubs1138.2736.04561-163-50-3L5T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1435984.413


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Karl OlsonOF26.298Traded by Red Sox to Tigers for Jack Phillips. 
Karl OlsonOF26.298Purchased by Red Sox from Senators. 
Jack Phillips1B35.236Traded by Tigers to Red Sox for Karl Olson.