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Thursday June 11,1959This date in baseball
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Games on 1959-06-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians2Baltimore Orioles1BoxDon FerrareseMilt Pappas(none)
Detroit Tigers8Boston Red Sox1BoxRay NarleskiTed Wills(none)
Kansas City Athletics9New York Yankees5BoxNed GarverBob TurleyRuss Meyer
Chicago White Sox3Washington Senators I1BoxBilly PierceCamilo Pascual(none)
Cincinnati Reds8Chicago Cubs0BoxDon NewcombeMoe Drabowsky(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers11Philadelphia Phillies0BoxJohnny PodresRobin Roberts(none)
San Francisco Giants9Pittsburgh Pirates12BoxRoy FaceStu MillerVern Law
Milwaukee Braves8St. Louis Cardinals0BoxBob BuhlVinegar Bend Mizell(none)

Standings as of 1959-06-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago White Sox553124.564--245238717-813-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park996336.636
224Cleveland Indians522824.5381.52382023615-913-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1026141.598
335Baltimore Orioles552926.5272.0200234-3415-1214-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium994554.455
447Detroit Tigers542826.5192.5259277-1814-1415-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium1004852.480
5510New York Yankees522626.5003.52402182218-138-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1025349.520
6612Kansas City Athletics502426.4804.52402231712-1212-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1044262.404
7713Washington Senators I552431.4367.0234248-1415-149-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium993960.394
8814Boston Red Sox532330.4347.0244260-1612-1311-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park1015249.515
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Braves553322.600--2562292713-1019-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1015348.525
223San Francisco Giants573225.5612.02982395917-1315-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium975146.526
336Los Angeles Dodgers573027.5264.0272272016-1414-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum995841.586
448Chicago Cubs562927.5184.5251249218-1511-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field984553.459
559Pittsburgh Pirates593029.5085.0266296-3013-1317-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field954847.505
6611Cincinnati Reds562729.4826.5288292-49-1618-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field984751.480
7715St. Louis Cardinals542232.40710.5252255-311-2011-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1004951.490
8816Philadelphia Phillies542133.38911.5222273-517-1914-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1004357.430


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Billy ConsoloSS-2B24.297Traded by Red Sox with Murray Wall to Senators for Dick Hyde and Herb Plews. Billy Consolo returned to Red Sox. 
Dick HydeP30.312Traded by Senators with Herb Plews to Red Sox for Murray Wall and Billy Consolo. Dick Hyde returned to Senators. 
Herb Plews2B-3B30.362Traded by Senators with Dick Hyde to Red Sox for Murray Wall and Billy Consolo. Herb Plews returned to Senators. 
Murray WallP32.265Traded by Red Sox with Billy Consolo to Senators for Dick Hyde and Herb Plews. Murray Wall returned to Red Sox.