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Glossary:
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 Tuesday, May 05, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Cleveland Indians19145.737-11656605-09-51357560.556
AL -226Baltimore Orioles20119.5503.57495-217-64-31346371.470
AL -337Chicago White Sox20119.5503.597107-106-34-71348351.619
AL -448Washington Senators I221210.5453.510792158-74-31325181.386
AL -559Kansas City Athletics211110.5244.0103110-73-38-71335578.414
AL -6612Boston Red Sox18810.4445.58589-43-65-41366769.493
AL -7714New York Yankees20812.4006.5837587-91-31347163.530
AL -8816Detroit Tigers20515.2509.586127-411-65-81347163.530
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112Milwaukee Braves19127.632-10283194-37-51377463.540
NL -224Cincinnati Reds21129.5711.0140114261-311-61336271.466
NL -333San Francisco Giants21129.5711.0938859-63-31337162.534
NL -445Los Angeles Dodgers231310.5651.012211937-76-31337558.564
NL -5510Chicago Cubs221111.5002.59697-17-74-41326369.477
NL -6611Philadelphia Phillies19910.4743.08796-92-37-71355580.407
NL -7713Pittsburgh Pirates21912.4294.085100-154-55-71336964.519
NL -8815St. Louis Cardinals22616.2737.580108-285-111-51326567.492
16 record(s)
Glossary:
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