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MLB Games on Saturday August 29, 1959

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL1Boston Red SoxAL4Box | PBP910,114Fenway ParkDay2:25Jerry CasaleMilt Pappas------
Chicago White SoxAL2Cleveland IndiansAL0Box | PBP928,107Cleveland Municipal StadiumDay2:18Dick DonovanJim Perry------
Detroit TigersAL9Kansas City AthleticsAL3Box | PBP916,343Municipal StadiumNight2:10Paul FoytackRay Herbert---Cerv, Hadley
New York YankeesAL9Washington Senators IAL5Box | PBP911,717Griffith StadiumDay2:57Jim CoatesDick HydeDuke MaasBauer, Killebrew, Mantle
Milwaukee BravesNL11Chicago CubsNL4Box | PBP90Wrigley FieldDay:00Warren SpahnBill Henry---Aaron (2), Adcock, Banks
Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL11Box | PBP99,714Forbes FieldDay2:30Bob FriendRobin Roberts---Burgess (2), Post
Cincinnati RedsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL7Box | PBP912,660Sportsman's ParkDay2:43Bob MillerBob PurkeyBob DulibaMusial, White
7 record(s)
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 Saturday, August 29, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Chicago White Sox1297950.612-5495044537-2640-26251510.600
AL -222Cleveland Indians1287553.5863.56135308337-2438-29261412.538
AL -337Detroit Tigers1296465.49615.0614608628-3237-32251213.480
AL -448New York Yankees1306466.49215.55835641936-3728-2924159.625
AL -559Baltimore Orioles1276265.48816.0469530-6131-3430-32271215.444
AL -6612Boston Red Sox1286068.46918.56145942030-3830-30261511.577
AL -7714Kansas City Athletics1275869.45720.0570599-2922-3336-3627819.296
AL -8816Washington Senators I1285177.39827.5514597-8327-4124-36261214.462
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113San Francisco Giants1297356.566-5995128740-3033-26251015.400
NL -224Milwaukee Braves1216655.5453.05614887327-3238-24352015.571
NL -335Los Angeles Dodgers1297059.5433.05835691435-3435-2527189.667
NL -446Pittsburgh Pirates1266561.5166.5550562-1226-3439-27281315.464
NL -5510Chicago Cubs1235964.48011.0537553-1631-3428-30311516.484
NL -6611Cincinnati Reds1306268.47711.56636283524-3738-31241212.500
NL -7713St. Louis Cardinals1326171.46213.5555620-6525-4136-30221012.455
NL -8815Philadelphia Phillies1325577.41719.5520636-11621-4033-3822913.409
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