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Friday June 26,1959This 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 1959-06-26

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees8Chicago White Sox4BoxArt DitmarBilly PierceRyne Duren
Boston Red Sox5Cleveland Indians11BoxCal McLishJerry Casale(none)
Baltimore Orioles12Detroit Tigers7BoxBilly O'DellRay NarleskiJack Fisher
Baltimore Orioles4Detroit Tigers1BoxJerry WalkerFrank LaryBilly Loes
Washington Senators I8Kansas City Athletics4BoxCamilo PascualNed GarverChuck Stobbs
St. Louis Cardinals6Cincinnati Reds7BoxLuis ArroyoTom Cheney(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxJohnny PodresRon KlineDanny McDevitt
Chicago Cubs1Milwaukee Braves11BoxWarren SpahnJohn Buzhardt(none)
Philadelphia Phillies0San Francisco Giants8BoxMike McCormickJim Owens(none)

Standings as of 1959-06-26

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians663729.561--3142674722-1215-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium885236.591
225Baltimore Orioles703832.5431.0271293-2219-1319-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium843648.429
446New York Yankees683632.5292.03242774722-1414-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I864343.500
337Chicago White Sox683632.5292.0288302-1420-1415-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park865828.674
559Detroit Tigers703535.5004.0334357-2320-1916-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium844143.488
6612Boston Red Sox663036.4557.0310312-214-1516-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park884543.511
7714Washington Senators I693138.4497.5307324-1717-1614-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium853253.376
8815Kansas City Athletics652837.4318.5292308-1615-1913-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium893851.427
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Braves694128.594--3272854218-1522-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium874542.517
223San Francisco Giants724032.5562.53532955819-1521-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium824339.524
334Los Angeles Dodgers744133.5542.53653471817-1724-16W5T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum824735.573
448Pittsburgh Pirates753936.5205.0335356-2119-1920-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field793940.494
5510Chicago Cubs683434.5006.5295304-920-1714-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field864046.465
6611Cincinnati Reds703238.4579.5342357-1512-2320-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field844242.500
7713St. Louis Cardinals693138.44910.03233111212-2319-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park854045.471
8816Philadelphia Phillies692544.36216.0270355-859-2816-16L6T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium853946.459


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Pat CorralesC18.098Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies.