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Games on 1957-06-04

Top1957 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALBoston Red Sox0Chicago White Sox1Boxscore - PBP1038,4902:15Dean StoneBilly PierceBilly Pierce (9-2)Ike Delock (3-5)-Pinky HigginsAl LopezComiskey Park
ALNew York Yankees7Cleveland Indians4Boxscore - PBP923,4662:46Tom SturdivantBud DaleyTom Sturdivant (4-3)Bud Daley (1-4)Bob Grim (2)Casey StengelKerby FarrellCleveland Stadium
ALWashington Senators I4Detroit Tigers3Boxscore - PBP915,5682:35Tex ClevengerDuke MaasTex Clevenger (3-0)Duke Maas (6-3)Bud Byerly (2)Cookie LavagettoJack TigheTiger Stadium
ALBaltimore Orioles9Kansas City Athletics7Boxscore - PBP910,8332:44Billy LoesTom MorganGeorge Zuverink (4-2)Mickey McDermott (1-1)-Paul RichardsLou BoudreauMunicipal Stadium
NLChicago Cubs5Brooklyn Dodgers7Boxscore - PBP99,3002:50Dick DrottSandy KoufaxSandy Koufax (4-2)Dick Drott (1-6)Clem Labine (7)Bob ScheffingWalter AlstonEbbets Field
NLMilwaukee Braves7New York Giants8Boxscore - PBP1310,2903:55Ray CroneStu MillerAl Worthington (4-3)Gene Conley (0-3)-Fred HaneyBill RigneyPolo Grounds
NLCincinnati Reds1Philadelphia Phillies3Boxscore - PBP920,7592:06Brooks LawrenceHarvey HaddixHarvey Haddix (4-3)Brooks Lawrence (4-3)-Birdie TebbettsMayo SmithShibe Park
NLSt. Louis Cardinals4Pittsburgh Pirates5Boxscore - PBP912,1782:48Willard SchmidtBob SmithLuis Arroyo (2-5)Hoyt Wilhelm (0-2)Roy Face (4)Fred HutchinsonBobby BraganForbes Field
8 Games on this date

Standings as of 1957-06-04.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox422913.690--1821196313-416-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1126151.545
224New York Yankees432518.5814.51921504215-810-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1117338.658
337Cleveland Indians422319.5486.0158171-1311-1012-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium1115358.477
448Boston Red Sox442222.5008.02051911414-98-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1106050.545
559Detroit Tigers452223.4898.517517059-1313-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1095653.514
6611Baltimore Orioles452025.44410.5186198-1210-148-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1075651.523
7712Kansas City Athletics441925.43211.018117836-1713-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1094069.367
8815Washington Senators I471631.34015.5173275-1026-1710-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1073968.364
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds442816.636--2632065716-612-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1105258.473
223Brooklyn Dodgers422517.5952.01821453712-1113-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field1125953.527
335Philadelphia Phillies452619.5782.52091971211-915-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1095158.468
446Milwaukee Braves432419.5583.51911712012-1012-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1117140.640
5510St. Louis Cardinals412021.4886.52132031013-87-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park1136746.593
6613New York Giants401624.40010.0165208-437-129-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds1145361.465
7714Pittsburgh Pirates381424.36811.0141169-284-1110-13W4T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1164868.414
8816Chicago Cubs351124.31412.5134199-656-164-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1195168.429


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Clete Boyer3B20.115Traded by Athletics with Curt Roberts, Wayne Belardi, Jack McMahan, Bobby Shantz and Art Ditmar to Yankees for Jack Urban, Billy Hunter, Rip Coleman, Tom Morgan, Mickey McDermott, Milt Graff and Irv Noren. 
Jim DavisP32.262Claimed on waivers by Giants from Cardinals.