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Tuesday May 6,1958This date in baseball
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Games on 1958-05-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox5Boston Red Sox7BoxMurray WallRay Moore(none)
Cincinnati Reds0Chicago Cubs4BoxGlen HobbieJoe Nuxhall(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxDon DrysdaleTurk Farrell(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates0San Francisco Giants7BoxMike McCormickBennie Daniels(none)
Milwaukee Braves12St. Louis Cardinals8BoxBob BuhlLindy McDanielGene Conley

Standings as of 1958-05-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees14104.714--5835233-37-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1408258.586
222Washington Senators I15105.6670.55358-52-37-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1395188.367
339Baltimore Orioles1688.5003.04648-21-57-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1376671.482
558Kansas City Athletics1688.5003.09375184-64-2L4T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1386573.471
4410Cleveland Indians201010.5003.0858505-75-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1336766.504
6611Boston Red Sox20911.4504.08090-100-59-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1347064.522
7712Detroit Tigers18810.4444.07476-25-83-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1366967.507
8815Chicago White Sox15411.2676.55173-222-82-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1397861.561
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Chicago Cubs19127.632--9672245-37-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1356075.444
224Pittsburgh Pirates18117.6110.58282010-51-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1367363.537
335Milwaukee Braves17107.5881.07858207-53-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1378255.599
446San Francisco Giants21129.5711.011595202-110-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium1336865.511
557Cincinnati Reds1587.5332.0595635-33-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1396871.489
6613Los Angeles Dodgers21912.4294.0108129-211-28-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1336271.466
7714Philadelphia Phillies19811.4214.07690-146-72-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1356174.452
8816St. Louis Cardinals16313.1887.571103-323-80-5L6T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1386969.500


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Paul Smith1B-OF27.048Purchased by Cubs from Pirates.