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Tuesday August 12,1958This date in baseball
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Games on 1958-08-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox4Cleveland Indians1BoxEarly WynnMudcat Grant(none)
Kansas City Athletics6Detroit Tigers7BoxTom MorganDick Tomanek(none)
Baltimore Orioles2New York Yankees7BoxTom SturdivantHal BrownVirgil Trucks
Chicago Cubs9Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxDick DrottDanny McDevittDon Elston
Cincinnati Reds12Philadelphia Phillies4BoxTom AckerRay Semproch(none)
Milwaukee Braves0Pittsburgh Pirates10BoxRed WittBob Rush(none)
St. Louis Cardinals7San Francisco Giants3BoxSam JonesMike McCormick(none)

Standings as of 1958-08-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1147440.649--57139717440-1733-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I401822.450
225Chicago White Sox1125755.50916.0463458527-3430-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park422517.595
336Boston Red Sox1085454.50017.04994841519-3335-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park462521.543
447Detroit Tigers1095455.49517.5458463-521-2933-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium452322.511
558Cleveland Indians1125557.49118.05084733523-3132-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium412219.537
6612Baltimore Orioles1105258.47320.0373410-3722-3529-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium432221.512
7715Kansas City Athletics1074859.44922.5432488-5618-3829-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium472522.532
8816Washington Senators I1144965.43025.0440571-13120-3628-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium401228.300
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves1066046.566--4784077129-2231-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium483216.667
223Pittsburgh Pirates1065848.5472.04634154823-3035-18W6T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field482622.542
334San Francisco Giants1115754.5145.5520519128-3229-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium432320.535
449St. Louis Cardinals1105456.4918.0443470-2727-3227-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park441826.409
5510Philadelphia Phillies1095356.4868.5479520-4124-2929-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium451629.356
6611Chicago Cubs1075156.4779.5510510023-2528-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field472126.447
7713Cincinnati Reds1115259.46810.54884553325-3027-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field432419.558
8814Los Angeles Dodgers1105060.45512.0480565-8525-3125-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum442123.477