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Sunday May 26,1957This 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 1957-05-26

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox9Baltimore Orioles0BoxDean StoneRay MooreIke Delock
Boston Red Sox5Baltimore Orioles4BoxGeorge SusceMike Fornieles(none)
Chicago White Sox1Cleveland Indians0BoxBilly PierceBud Daley(none)
Chicago White Sox3Cleveland Indians4BoxRay NarleskiBob Keegan(none)
Detroit Tigers1Kansas City Athletics3BoxNed GarverDuke Maas(none)
Washington Senators I9New York Yankees7BoxBud ByerlyTommy Byrne(none)
Washington Senators I6New York Yankees7BoxBob GrimDick Hyde(none)
New York Giants3Brooklyn Dodgers5BoxSandy KoufaxRuben GomezClem Labine
Milwaukee Braves5Chicago Cubs7BoxDick DrottGene Conley(none)
Milwaukee Braves4Chicago Cubs5BoxDick LittlefieldJuan Pizarro(none)
St. Louis Cardinals6Cincinnati Reds7BoxHal JeffcoatHerm Wehmeier(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates13Philadelphia Phillies5BoxRoy FaceCurt Simmons(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies6BoxDon CardwellLuis Arroyo(none)

Standings as of 1957-05-26

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox322210.688--142905213-49-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1226854.557
225Cleveland Indians332013.6062.5126127-18-512-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium1205664.467
334New York Yankees332013.6062.51381122611-69-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1217843.645
448Boston Red Sox351817.5145.5150144612-76-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1196455.538
559Detroit Tigers351718.4866.5137124138-109-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1196158.513
6610Kansas City Athletics351619.4577.5145146-15-1311-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1184375.364
7713Baltimore Orioles361521.4179.014714705-108-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1166155.526
8815Washington Senators I391128.28214.5141236-955-176-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1154471.383
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds362412.667--2121763614-310-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1185662.475
223Brooklyn Dodgers322012.6252.0154121338-612-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field1226458.525
336Milwaukee Braves342014.5883.01571322512-98-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1207545.625
447Philadelphia Phillies351916.5434.516916368-811-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1195861.487
5511St. Louis Cardinals331518.4557.5176179-311-64-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park1217249.595
6612New York Giants311318.4198.5127162-356-97-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds1235667.455
7714Chicago Cubs26917.34610.0108138-304-94-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1285375.414
8816Pittsburgh Pirates29821.27612.5115147-324-114-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1255471.432


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
John DeMeritOF21.139Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent (bonus baby) by Braves. 
Tom LasordaP29.247Purchased by Dodgers from Yankees.