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Monday June 17,1957This 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 1957-06-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Brooklyn Dodgers7Cincinnati Reds2BoxDanny McDevittJohnny Klippstein(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Milwaukee Braves5BoxBob PurkeyDave JollyVern Law

Standings as of 1957-06-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox553619.655--2351726313-423-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park995445.545
222New York Yankees553322.6003.02752057023-1210-10W4T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I996534.657
335Detroit Tigers573225.5615.0228207219-1323-12W5T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium974651.474
448Cleveland Indians553025.5456.0227252-2511-1019-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium984652.469
5510Boston Red Sox532429.45311.02422301216-168-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1015843.574
6611Baltimore Orioles582632.44811.5232239-716-218-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium945044.532
7712Kansas City Athletics532231.41513.0213234-216-1716-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1003763.370
8816Washington Senators I602040.33318.5234347-11310-2610-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium943559.372
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Milwaukee Braves573324.579--2622204221-1412-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium976235.639
224St. Louis Cardinals543123.5740.52782463224-107-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park1005644.560
336Brooklyn Dodgers563125.5541.52452073813-1118-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field985345.541
447Cincinnati Reds583226.5521.53022732920-1512-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field964848.500
559Philadelphia Phillies573126.5442.0242244-211-919-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium974651.474
6613Pittsburgh Pirates512130.4129.0182216-345-1116-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1034162.398
7714New York Giants491930.38810.0206251-457-1212-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds1055055.476
8815Chicago Cubs421428.33311.5158218-609-204-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1124864.429


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Frank BaumholtzOF38.253Released by Phillies. 
Jim KaatP18.222Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Senators. 
Chuck LindstromC20.283Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by White Sox.