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Tuesday June 16,1959This 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 1959-06-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians4Boston Red Sox1BoxCal McLishTed Wills(none)
Chicago White Sox1New York Yankees5BoxArt DitmarBilly Pierce(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Chicago Cubs2BoxBob FriendDave HillmanRoy Face
Milwaukee Braves5Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxLew BurdetteJohnny PodresDon McMahon
Cincinnati Reds2San Francisco Giants1BoxDon NewcombeMike McCormick(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1St. Louis Cardinals8BoxVinegar Bend MizellRuben Gomez(none)
Philadelphia Phillies2St. Louis Cardinals5BoxErnie BroglioJim OwensLindy McDaniel

Standings as of 1959-06-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians573324.579--2762225420-913-15W7T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium975641.577
223Chicago White Sox593326.5591.0262257519-1013-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park956134.642
335Detroit Tigers593227.5422.0283292-918-1515-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium954451.463
447Baltimore Orioles593029.5084.0218256-3815-1215-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium954451.463
5510New York Yankees572829.4915.02562371918-1310-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I975146.526
6612Kansas City Athletics542529.4636.5250245513-1512-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1004159.410
7714Boston Red Sox582533.4318.5260274-1412-1313-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park965046.521
8815Washington Senators I592534.4249.0260282-2215-1410-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium953857.400
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Braves593524.593--2722482415-1219-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium975146.526
224San Francisco Giants623428.5482.53122555719-1515-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium924943.533
336Pittsburgh Pirates643430.5313.5293315-2214-1320-17W4T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field904446.489
448Chicago Cubs593029.5085.0264265-118-1512-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field954451.463
559Los Angeles Dodgers633231.5085.0297299-217-1715-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum935637.602
6611Cincinnati Reds612932.4757.0298309-1111-1918-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field934548.484
7713St. Louis Cardinals602733.4508.52812661511-2016-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park944450.468
8816Philadelphia Phillies602337.38312.5239299-607-2116-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium944153.436