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Wednesday August 3,1960This date in baseball
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Games on 1960-08-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox5Baltimore Orioles6BoxWes StockTurk Lown(none)
Detroit Tigers12New York Yankees2BoxHank AguirreJim CoatesPhil Regan
Cleveland Indians7Washington Senators I4BoxMudcat GrantTom Morgan(none)
Cincinnati Reds7Chicago Cubs3BoxJim O'TooleGlen HobbieJim Brosnan
Cincinnati Reds2Chicago Cubs4BoxDick EllsworthJay HookDon Elston
San Francisco Giants5Philadelphia Phillies6BoxTurk FarrellBilly Loes(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxJohnny PodresBob Friend(none)
Milwaukee Braves8St. Louis Cardinals13BoxBob GrimJoey JayLindy McDaniel

Standings as of 1960-08-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees975641.577--4984098923-2633-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I574116.719
223Chicago White Sox1005743.5700.54894088127-2830-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park543024.556
335Baltimore Orioles1025745.5591.5435435028-1729-28W5T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium523220.615
448Cleveland Indians965046.5215.54334231025-2425-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium582632.448
5510Washington Senators I974750.4859.0424439-1526-2121-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium572631.456
6611Detroit Tigers974552.46411.0396396019-3226-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium572631.456
7713Kansas City Athletics953956.41116.0392462-7017-3121-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium591940.322
8815Boston Red Sox963957.40616.5421516-9515-3124-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park582632.448
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates985840.592--4744007431-2426-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field563719.661
224Milwaukee Braves955441.5682.54454311424-2530-16L3T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium593425.576
336St. Louis Cardinals995544.5563.54514024921-2934-15W6T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park553124.564
447Los Angeles Dodgers965343.5524.04483688023-1830-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum582929.500
559San Francisco Giants985048.5108.04183982016-2334-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park562927.518
6612Cincinnati Reds994356.43415.5410459-4923-3220-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field552431.436
7714Philadelphia Phillies1004159.41018.0373472-9919-3322-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium541836.333
8816Chicago Cubs993861.38420.5424513-8918-3319-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field552233.400


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jimmy Dykes3B-2B63.266Traded by Tigers to Indians for Joe Gordon. 
Joe Gordon2B45.166Traded by Indians to Tigers for Jimmy Dykes. 
George StricklandSS-2B34.205Released by Indians.