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Friday May 16,1958This 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 1958-05-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox6Cleveland Indians3BoxBilly PierceDon Ferrarese(none)
Detroit Tigers3Kansas City Athletics5BoxTom GormanTom Morgan(none)
New York Yankees7Washington Senators I2BoxWhitey FordCamilo Pascual(none)
San Francisco Giants5Chicago Cubs6BoxDon ElstonRay Crone(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Philadelphia Phillies6BoxCurt SimmonsBob Porterfield(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers0St. Louis Cardinals2BoxSam JonesJohnny Podres(none)

Standings as of 1958-05-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees21165.762--9049414-312-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1337657.571
225Washington Senators I261412.5384.599116-173-610-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1284781.367
336Baltimore Orioles221111.5005.56369-61-710-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1316368.481
448Cleveland Indians281315.4646.5116132-168-115-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1256461.512
559Detroit Tigers281315.4646.5131121106-117-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1266462.508
6610Kansas City Athletics241113.4586.511211204-97-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1306268.477
7711Boston Red Sox271215.4447.0117123-63-99-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1276760.528
8814Chicago White Sox241014.4177.58894-65-105-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1307258.554
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves23158.652--11078329-66-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1317754.588
223Pittsburgh Pirates271710.630--1311201110-77-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1276760.528
334San Francisco Giants291811.621--176129475-313-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium1256263.496
447Chicago Cubs301515.5003.5146126205-710-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1245767.460
5512Cincinnati Reds231013.4355.098101-37-93-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1316665.504
6613St. Louis Cardinals261115.4235.5111140-295-86-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1286167.477
7715Philadelphia Phillies271116.4076.0105127-227-114-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1275869.457
8816Los Angeles Dodgers291019.3458.0135191-562-68-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1256164.488


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Eddie Miksis2B-OF31.247Released by Orioles.