The TBC Player Tracker is now active for MLB and Minor League Baseball. View a full sample here
Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Wednesday August 21,1957This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Steve Eddy celebrated a birthday on this date.
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.

1957 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 1957-08-21

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators I6Chicago White Sox12BoxGerry StaleyRuss Kemmerer(none)
Boston Red Sox3Cleveland Indians1BoxWillard NixonMike GarciaIke Delock
Baltimore Orioles9Detroit Tigers3BoxRay MooreBilly HoeftKen Lehman
New York Yankees3Kansas City Athletics6BoxJack UrbanJohnny KucksVirgil Trucks
Cincinnati Reds0Brooklyn Dodgers8BoxDon NewcombeHal Jeffcoat(none)
St. Louis Cardinals6New York Giants13BoxMike McCormickLindy McDaniel(none)

Standings as of 1957-08-21

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1197742.647--56341614740-2037-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I352114.600
223Chicago White Sox1207149.5926.555344111233-2538-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park341915.559
338Boston Red Sox1115655.50517.05244903424-3032-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park432617.605
449Baltimore Orioles1195960.49618.0462455727-3430-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium331716.515
5510Detroit Tigers1195960.49618.0456485-2923-3636-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium351916.543
6611Cleveland Indians1205763.47520.5509557-4827-3330-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium331914.576
7713Kansas City Athletics1144668.40428.5429508-7917-4129-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium391326.333
8815Washington Senators I1204674.38331.5491635-14421-4025-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium34925.265
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves1197346.613--58647411238-2135-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium352213.629
224St. Louis Cardinals1206852.5675.55625233936-2332-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park341915.559
335Brooklyn Dodgers1216853.5626.05414519032-2836-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field331617.485
446Cincinnati Reds1196158.51312.0581599-1828-3333-25L9T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field351916.543
557Philadelphia Phillies1216259.51212.0483497-1431-2930-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium331518.455
6612New York Giants1094861.44020.0454498-4427-3121-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds452124.467
7714Chicago Cubs1024161.40223.5395454-5917-3323-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field522131.404
8816Pittsburgh Pirates1053768.35229.0379485-10615-3622-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field492524.510