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MLB Games on Thursday May 2, 1957

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Washington Senators IAL1Chicago White SoxAL6Box | PBP91,948Comiskey ParkDay2:22Dick DonovanChuck Stobbs---Dropo, Sievers
Boston Red SoxAL5Detroit TigersAL7Box | PBP94,130Briggs StadiumNight2:26Don LeeTom BrewerSteve GromekMaxwell
New York YankeesAL3Kansas City AthleticsAL1Box | PBP927,347Municipal StadiumNight2:40Tom SturdivantRyne Duren------
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Brooklyn DodgersNL2Box | PBP160Ebbets FieldNight4:52Larry JacksonDon Bessent------
Cincinnati RedsNL9New York GiantsNL7Box | PBP90Polo GroundsNight:00Hersh FreemanMarv Grissom---Harris, Hoak, Virgil
Chicago CubsNL2Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP94,591Connie Mack StadiumNight1:59Robin RobertsDick Drott---Long
Milwaukee BravesNL8Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP1014,131Forbes FieldNight:00Lew BurdetteRoy FaceRed MurffO'Connell, Powers
7 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, May 02, 1957

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -112Chicago White Sox12102.833-6234283-17-11428062.563
AL -224New York Yankees1385.6152.55543125-33-21419051.638
AL -337Boston Red Sox1376.5383.5625755-32-31417566.532
AL -446Cleveland Indians1376.5383.54553-83-34-31406971.493
AL -559Kansas City Athletics1477.5004.0696452-35-41395287.374
AL -6612Baltimore Orioles1569.4005.56172-113-73-21377067.511
AL -7713Detroit Tigers1569.4005.55660-42-54-41397267.518
AL -8814Washington Senators I17512.2947.57097-271-74-51375087.365
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111Milwaukee Braves13112.846-6238246-15-11418457.596
NL -223Brooklyn Dodgers1394.6922.06047132-27-21417566.532
NL -335St. Louis Cardinals1275.5833.56957126-11-41428062.563
NL -448Cincinnati Reds1477.5004.57173-25-32-41407367.521
NL -5510New York Giants1367.4625.05460-62-34-41416378.447
NL -6611Philadelphia Phillies1468.4295.57071-12-34-51407169.507
NL -7715Pittsburgh Pirates1239.2507.54057-171-52-41425983.415
NL -8816Chicago Cubs13310.2318.04972-233-70-31415982.418
16 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season