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Sunday August 11,1957This 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 1957-08-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees7Baltimore Orioles2BoxJohnny KucksKen LehmanBob Grim
Washington Senators I5Boston Red Sox8BoxIke DelockTex ClevengerMurray Wall
Washington Senators I3Boston Red Sox4BoxMike FornielesPedro Ramos(none)
Detroit Tigers8Chicago White Sox5BoxJim BunningBob KeeganDuke Maas
Detroit Tigers2Chicago White Sox11BoxJim WilsonBilly Hoeft(none)
Kansas City Athletics7Cleveland Indians0BoxNed GarverBud Daley(none)
Kansas City Athletics9Cleveland Indians8BoxTom MorganBob Lemon(none)
Philadelphia Phillies0New York Giants5BoxCurt BarclayHarvey Haddix(none)
Philadelphia Phillies2New York Giants0BoxJack SanfordJohnny Antonelli(none)
Brooklyn Dodgers3Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxVern LawClem Labine(none)
Brooklyn Dodgers2Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxWhammy DouglasRoger CraigRoy Face
Milwaukee Braves5St. Louis Cardinals1BoxGene ConleySam Jones(none)

Standings as of 1957-08-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1107238.655--52839013838-1734-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I442618.591
223Chicago White Sox1106644.6006.04943969830-2136-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park442420.545
338Boston Red Sox1035449.52414.55004445623-2631-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park512823.549
449Baltimore Orioles1115556.49517.54354231223-3030-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium412120.512
5510Detroit Tigers1095356.48618.5413445-3221-3432-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium452520.556
6611Cleveland Indians1115358.47719.5474519-4525-3128-27L4T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium422319.548
7713Kansas City Athletics1044064.38529.0398475-7717-4123-23W4T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium491930.388
8814Washington Senators I1124270.37531.0448598-15020-3822-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium421329.310
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves1116843.613--5374419634-2134-22W7T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium432716.628
224St. Louis Cardinals1106347.5734.55214794231-1832-29L6T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park442420.545
335Brooklyn Dodgers1116249.5596.04884058331-2631-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field432221.512
446Cincinnati Reds1106149.5556.55545233128-2733-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field441925.432
557Philadelphia Phillies1136053.5319.0468466231-2928-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium411724.415
6612New York Giants994257.42420.0408464-5624-3018-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds552728.491
7715Chicago Cubs943460.36225.5358437-7916-3217-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field602832.467
8816Pittsburgh Pirates983365.33728.5345464-11911-3422-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field562927.518