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Saturday May 18,1957This 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 1957-05-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox4Baltimore Orioles4Box(none)
Kansas City Athletics7Boston Red Sox5BoxWally BurnetteBob ChakalesVirgil Trucks
Detroit Tigers2New York Yankees1BoxAl AberDon Larsen(none)
Cleveland Indians8Washington Senators I1BoxCal McLishTed Abernathy(none)
New York Giants6Cincinnati Reds3BoxRuben GomezJoe Nuxhall(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Milwaukee Braves6BoxLew BurdetteBob Smith(none)
Philadelphia Phillies7St. Louis Cardinals5BoxCurt SimmonsLloyd Merritt(none)

Standings as of 1957-05-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox25178.680--11475398-29-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1297356.566
224Cleveland Indians26179.6540.510797107-310-6W5T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium1275968.465
335New York Yankees261610.6151.597811611-65-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1288246.641
448Detroit Tigers291514.5174.0121108136-69-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1256362.504
559Boston Red Sox281414.5004.511711169-65-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1266858.540
6611Kansas City Athletics281315.4645.512712164-99-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1254679.368
7713Baltimore Orioles271017.3708.0111122-115-104-8L6T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1256659.528
8815Washington Senators I31823.25812.0112191-794-144-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1234776.382
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds28199.679--1671293814-35-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1266165.484
223Milwaukee Braves27189.6670.5132993311-67-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1277750.606
336Brooklyn Dodgers251510.6002.510994155-510-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field1296960.535
447Philadelphia Phillies291613.5523.513913368-68-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1256164.488
5510St. Louis Cardinals271314.4815.514013649-44-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park1277453.583
6612New York Giants261115.4237.0107137-304-67-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds1285870.453
7714Pittsburgh Pirates23716.3049.579108-293-64-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1315576.420
8816Chicago Cubs21417.19011.581118-374-90-8L5T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1335875.436