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Sunday June 14,1959This 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 1959-06-14

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox9Baltimore Orioles6BoxEarly WynnGeorge ZuverinkTurk Lown
Chicago White Sox3Baltimore Orioles2BoxDick DonovanBilly O'DellRudy Arias
Kansas City Athletics1Boston Red Sox6BoxJerry CasaleJohnny Kucks(none)
Detroit Tigers3New York Yankees2BoxFrank LaryWhitey FordDave Sisler
Detroit Tigers8New York Yankees2BoxPaul FoytackDuke Maas(none)
Cleveland Indians9Washington Senators I5BoxMudcat GrantRuss Kemmerer(none)
Cleveland Indians12Washington Senators I6BoxHerb ScoreBill FischerDick Brodowski
Milwaukee Braves0Chicago Cubs6BoxDick DrottBob Rush(none)
San Francisco Giants5Philadelphia Phillies7BoxHumberto RobinsonSam Jones(none)
San Francisco Giants3Philadelphia Phillies6BoxRobin RobertsStu Miller(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxRoy FaceClem Labine(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxVern LawCarl Erskine(none)
Cincinnati Reds4St. Louis Cardinals5BoxLindy McDanielBrooks Lawrence(none)
Cincinnati Reds3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxJim BrosnanDick RickettsOrlando Pena

Standings as of 1959-06-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago White Sox583325.569--261252919-913-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park966135.635
223Cleveland Indians553124.5640.52672204718-913-15W5T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium995841.586
335Detroit Tigers583127.5342.0277288-1117-1515-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium964551.469
447Baltimore Orioles583028.5173.0214250-3615-1215-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium964452.458
5510New York Yankees562729.4825.02512361518-139-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I985246.531
6611Kansas City Athletics532528.4725.5245237813-1412-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1014160.406
7713Boston Red Sox562531.4467.0258265-712-1313-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park985048.510
8815Washington Senators I582434.4149.0252277-2515-149-20L5T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium963957.406
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Braves573423.596--2672402714-1119-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium995247.525
224San Francisco Giants613427.5572.03112535819-1515-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium934944.527
336Pittsburgh Pirates633330.5244.0288313-2513-1320-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field914546.495
448Chicago Cubs583028.5174.5262260218-1512-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field964452.458
559Los Angeles Dodgers613130.5085.0289294-517-1714-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum955738.600
6612Cincinnati Reds602832.4677.5296308-1210-1918-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field944648.489
7714St. Louis Cardinals582533.4319.5268263511-2014-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park964650.479
8816Philadelphia Phillies582335.39711.5236286-507-1916-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium964155.427


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jim HeganC38.315Purchased by Giants from Phillies. 
Dick HydeP30.315Traded by Red Sox with Billy Consolo to Senators for Dick Hyde and Herb Plews. Murray Wall returned to Red Sox. 
Moe Morhardt1B22.149Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs. 
Murray WallP32.268Traded by Red Sox with Billy Consolo to Senators for Dick Hyde and Herb Plews. Murray Wall returned to Red Sox.