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Sunday June 15,1958This date in baseball
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Games on 1958-06-15

Top1958 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALChicago White Sox3Baltimore Orioles0Boxscore - PBP901:48Jim WilsonKen LehmanJim Wilson (6-5)Ken Lehman (1-1)-Al LopezPaul RichardsMemorial Stadium
ALChicago White Sox4Baltimore Orioles0Boxscore - PBP914,6072:10Dick DonovanArnie PortocarreroDick Donovan (3-7)Arnie Portocarrero (4-4)-Al LopezPaul RichardsMemorial Stadium
ALKansas City Athletics17Boston Red Sox6Boxscore - PBP900:00Ralph TerryWillard NixonRalph Terry (4-5)Willard Nixon (0-7)Jack Urban (1)Harry CraftPinky HigginsFenway Park
ALKansas City Athletics9Boston Red Sox4Boxscore - PBP900:00Duke MaasMike FornielesDuke Maas (4-4)Mike Fornieles (2-4)-Harry CraftPinky HigginsFenway Park
ALDetroit Tigers2New York Yankees0Boxscore - PBP902:40Frank LaryDon LarsenFrank Lary (7-5)Don Larsen (5-1)-Bill NormanCasey StengelYankee Stadium I
ALDetroit Tigers3New York Yankees0Boxscore - PBP934,8172:12Jim BunningBob TurleyJim Bunning (4-5)Bob Turley (10-2)-Bill NormanCasey StengelYankee Stadium I
ALCleveland Indians5Washington Senators I3Boxscore - PBP902:20Gary BellRuss KemmererGary Bell (2-0)Russ Kemmerer (3-4)Hoyt Wilhelm (3)Bobby BraganCookie LavagettoGriffith Stadium
ALCleveland Indians4Washington Senators I2Boxscore - PBP98,7892:09Jim ConstableTex ClevengerMudcat Grant (5-3)Tex Clevenger (4-5)Hoyt Wilhelm (4)Bobby BraganCookie LavagettoGriffith Stadium
NLCincinnati Reds7Chicago Cubs0Boxscore - PBP902:27Harvey HaddixTaylor PhillipsHarvey Haddix (4-3)Taylor Phillips (4-1)-Birdie TebbettsBob ScheffingWrigley Field
NLCincinnati Reds4Chicago Cubs2Boxscore - PBP926,6222:41Willard SchmidtDick DrottJohnny Klippstein (3-2)Dick Drott (3-3)-Birdie TebbettsBob ScheffingWrigley Field
NLPittsburgh Pirates12Los Angeles Dodgers1Boxscore - PBP930,7520:00Vern LawDon NewcombeVern Law (7-4)Don Newcombe (0-6)-Danny MurtaughWalter AlstonLos Angeles Memor
NLPhiladelphia Phillies1San Francisco Giants3Boxscore - PBP922,4622:05Curt SimmonsAl WorthingtonAl Worthington (5-2)Curt Simmons (5-7)-Mayo SmithBill RigneySeals Stadium
NLMilwaukee Braves4St. Louis Cardinals2Boxscore - PBP920,5472:19Bob RushSam JonesDon McMahon (6-1)Lindy McDaniel (3-7)-Fred HaneyFred HutchinsonSportsman's Park
13 Games on this date

Standings as of 1958-06-15.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees543519.648--2431756815-620-13L4T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1005743.570
225Kansas City Athletics542826.5197.0237231611-1917-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1004555.450
337Boston Red Sox562828.5008.0250254-47-1421-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park985147.520
448Cleveland Indians592930.4928.5272263917-2112-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium944846.511
5510Detroit Tigers562729.4829.02402182214-1913-10W4T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium985048.510
6612Washington Senators I582731.46610.0221276-559-1417-18L4T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium963462.354
7713Baltimore Orioles552530.45510.5165196-314-1620-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium984949.500
8814Chicago White Sox562531.44611.0215230-1514-2411-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park985741.582
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves513021.588--2432113219-1411-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1036241.602
223San Francisco Giants583226.5521.53142654915-917-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium964848.500
334Cincinnati Reds512724.5293.02352003518-149-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1034954.476
446Pittsburgh Pirates542727.5004.5250252-215-1812-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1005743.570
559St. Louis Cardinals532627.4915.0222250-288-1318-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1014655.455
6611Chicago Cubs592831.4756.02862691710-1218-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field954451.463
8815Philadelphia Phillies552431.4368.0224272-4813-1811-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium994554.455
7716Los Angeles Dodgers552431.4368.0243298-559-1315-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum994752.475

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Steve Bilko1B29.214Traded by Reds with Charlie Rabe, Art Fowler and Johnny Klippstein to Dodgers for Don Newcombe. 
Ray Boone3B-SS34.324Traded by Tigers with Bob Shaw to White Sox for Tito Francona and Bill Fischer. 
Bill FischerP27.247Traded by White Sox with Tito Francona to Tigers for Bob Shaw and Ray Boone. 
Tito FranconaOF-1B24.223Traded by White Sox with Bill Fischer to Tigers for Bob Shaw and Ray Boone. 
Gene Freese3B24.158Traded by Pirates with Johnny O'Brien to Cardinals for Dick Schofield and Cash. 
Bob GrimP28.099Traded by Yankees with Harry Simpson to Athletics for Virgil Trucks and Duke Maas. 
Woodie HeldSS-OF26.082Traded by Athletics with Vic Power to Indians for Dick Tomanek, Preston Ward and Roger Maris. 
Johnny KlippsteinP30.242Traded by Reds with Charlie Rabe, Art Fowler and Steve Bilko to Dodgers for Don Newcombe. 
Duke MaasP29.135Traded by Athletics with Virgil Trucks to Yankees for Harry Simpson and Bob Grim. 
Roger MarisOF23.278Traded by Indians with Dick Tomanek and Preston Ward to Athletics for Vic Power and Woodie Held. 
Don NewcombeP32.001Traded by Dodgers to Reds for Charlie Rabe, Art Fowler, Steve Bilko and Johnny Klippstein. 
Johnny O'Brien2B27.186Traded by Pirates with Gene Freese to Cardinals for Dick Schofield and Cash. 
Vic Power1B30.227Traded by Athletics with Woodie Held to Indians for Dick Tomanek, Preston Ward and Roger Maris. 
Dick SchofieldSS-2B23.159Traded by Cardinals with Cash to Pirates for Johnny O'Brien and Gene Freese. 
Bob ShawP24.351Traded by Tigers with Ray Boone to White Sox for Tito Francona and Bill Fischer. 
Harry SimpsonOF-1B32.194Traded by Yankees with Bob Grim to Athletics for Virgil Trucks and Duke Maas. 
Dick TomanekP27.160Traded by Indians with Preston Ward and Roger Maris to Athletics for Vic Power and Woodie Held. 
Virgil TrucksP41.050Traded by Athletics with Duke Maas to Yankees for Harry Simpson and Bob Grim. 
Preston Ward1B-OF30.327Traded by Indians with Dick Tomanek and Roger Maris to Athletics for Vic Power and Woodie Held.