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MLB Games on Thursday May 8, 1958

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL1Washington Senators IAL4Box | PBP92,210Griffith StadiumDay2:33Ralph LumentiBob ShawDick Hyde---
Cincinnati RedsNL10Chicago CubsNL8Box | PBP95,936Wrigley FieldDay3:04Joe NuxhallDolan NicholsHal JeffcoatBurgess, Long, Moryn
2 record(s)
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, May 08, 1958

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111New York Yankees14104.714-5835233-37-11408258.586
AL -222Washington Senators I18126.667-696812-39-41364987.360
AL -339Baltimore Orioles1688.5003.04648-21-57-31376671.482
AL -4410Cleveland Indians201010.5003.0858505-75-31336766.504
AL -558Kansas City Athletics1688.5003.09375184-64-21386573.471
AL -6611Boston Red Sox20911.4504.08090-100-59-61347064.522
AL -7713Detroit Tigers21912.4294.58492-86-103-21336865.511
AL -8815Chicago White Sox15411.2676.55173-222-82-31397861.561
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113Chicago Cubs21138.619-10983265-38-51335974.444
NL -224Milwaukee Braves18117.6110.58760278-53-21368155.596
NL -335San Francisco Giants22139.5910.5123101222-111-81326765.508
NL -446Pittsburgh Pirates19118.5791.08890-210-61-21357362.541
NL -557Cincinnati Reds1798.5292.0706916-43-41376770.489
NL -6612Philadelphia Phillies20911.4503.58593-87-72-41346074.448
NL -7714Los Angeles Dodgers22913.4094.5111138-271-28-111326270.470
NL -8816St. Louis Cardinals17314.1768.073112-393-80-61376968.504
16 record(s)
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season