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Top1960 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALCleveland Indians2Baltimore Orioles9Boxscore - PBP912,5102:31Dick StigmanHal BrownHal Brown (2-0)Dick Stigman (1-1)-Joe GordonPaul RichardsMemorial Stadium
ALDetroit Tigers2Boston Red Sox3Boxscore - PBP93,9872:45Jim BunningFrank SullivanTom Brewer (1-2)Jim Bunning (0-2)-Jimmy DykesBilly JurgesFenway Park
ALKansas City Athletics7New York Yankees8Boxscore - PBP95,8913:28Bud DaleyJim CoatesRyne Duren (1-0)Bob Trowbridge (0-1)-Bob ElliottCasey StengelYankee Stadium I
ALChicago White Sox3Washington Senators I0Boxscore - PBP913,2382:33Herb ScorePedro RamosHerb Score (1-1)Pedro Ramos (0-3)Gerry Staley (1)Al LopezCookie LavagettoGriffith Stadium
NLSt. Louis Cardinals0Cincinnati Reds1Boxscore - PBP99,7022:16Bob MillerJim O'TooleJim O'Toole (2-2)Marshall Bridges (2-1)-Solly HemusFred HutchinsonCrosley Field
NLPhiladelphia Phillies6Los Angeles Dodgers1Boxscore - PBP1020,1653:16Don CardwellSandy KoufaxTurk Farrell (2-0)Sandy Koufax (0-2)-Gene MauchWalter AlstonLos Angeles Memor
NLPittsburgh Pirates1San Francisco Giants5Boxscore - PBP936,5921:59Vern LawSam JonesSam Jones (3-2)Vern Law (4-1)-Danny MurtaughBill Rigney3Com Park at Cand
NLPittsburgh Pirates1San Francisco Giants5Boxscore - PBP936,5921:59Vern LawSam JonesSam Jones (3-2)Vern Law (4-1)-Danny MurtaughBill RigneyCandlestick Park
8 Games on this date

Standings as of 1960-05-06.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees1495.643--8957323-36-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1408852.629
224Chicago White Sox16106.625--767424-66-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1387761.558
336Baltimore Orioles18108.5561.0100105-52-38-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1367957.581
448Boston Red Sox1477.5002.05871-133-44-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park1405882.414
557Cleveland Indians1688.5002.0666514-64-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1386870.493
6612Washington Senators I1679.4383.08182-13-24-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1386672.478
7714Kansas City Athletics16610.3754.06071-111-85-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1385286.377
8815Detroit Tigers1459.3574.05055-52-83-1L9T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium1406674.471
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates18126.667--10469355-47-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1368353.610
223San Francisco Giants19127.6320.59873255-37-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1356768.496
335Milwaukee Braves1596.6001.5696185-54-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1397960.568
449St. Louis Cardinals1899.5003.09074160-69-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1367759.566
6610Los Angeles Dodgers20911.4504.08385-23-46-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1347361.545
5511Cincinnati Reds20911.4504.095114-197-72-4W5T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1345876.433
7713Philadelphia Phillies20812.4005.091116-254-74-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1345183.381
8816Chicago Cubs18612.3336.086124-383-63-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1365482.397


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Nelson ChittumP27.042Traded by Red Sox to Dodgers for Rip Repulski. 
Rip RepulskiOF32.215Traded by Dodgers to Red Sox for Nelson Chittum.