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Thursday July 31,1958This 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 1958-07-31

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox2Detroit Tigers3BoxFrank LaryBill Monbouquette(none)
New York Yankees8Kansas City Athletics3BoxDuke MaasJack UrbanJohnny Kucks
San Francisco Giants9Cincinnati Reds10BoxJoe NuxhallRuben Gomez(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Milwaukee Braves4BoxJuan PizarroStan Williams(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxJim HearnLarry JacksonTurk Farrell
Chicago Cubs5Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxGlen HobbieDon GrossBill Henry

Standings as of 1958-07-31

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1006634.660--51134616535-1530-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I542628.481
225Baltimore Orioles964848.50016.0320348-2818-2829-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium572631.456
337Boston Red Sox954748.49516.5440435515-2732-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park593227.542
448Chicago White Sox1004951.49017.0420421-121-3228-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park543321.611
5510Kansas City Athletics954649.48417.5385423-3817-3328-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium592732.458
6611Cleveland Indians1004852.48018.04564441222-3126-21W4T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium532924.547
7714Detroit Tigers984652.46919.0414419-521-2925-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium563125.554
8816Washington Senators I1024359.42224.0391501-11017-3225-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium521834.346
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves925141.554--4043564827-1824-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium624121.661
223San Francisco Giants995445.5450.54684373125-2429-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium552629.473
334Pittsburgh Pirates924745.5114.04193893022-2725-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field623725.597
446Cincinnati Reds984949.5005.04393994024-2525-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field562729.482
559Chicago Cubs944648.4896.0447439820-2326-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field602634.433
6612Philadelphia Phillies964650.4797.0406438-3222-2824-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium582335.397
7713St. Louis Cardinals974651.4747.5380431-5123-2723-24L4T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park572631.456
8815Los Angeles Dodgers984454.44910.0429503-7420-2824-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum562729.482


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Norm Gigon2B-OF20.080Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies.