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Baseball on Sunday, April 17, 1955

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Baltimore Orioles5Boston Red Sox14Box G1Frank Sullivan (2-0)Saul Rogovin (0-1)BAL  B Cox (1), H Evers (1)  BOS  J Jensen (2), F Throneberry (3), S White (2)Frank Sullivan (31.2)
Baltimore Orioles9Boston Red Sox12Box G2Hal Brown (1-0)Don Johnson (0-1)BOS  T Lepcio (3)Billy Klaus (47.0)
Cleveland Indians1Chicago White Sox3Box G1Jack Harshman (1-0)Art Houtteman (0-1)CHA  B Nieman (3)Nellie Fox (15.5)
Cleveland Indians4Chicago White Sox2Box G2Bob Lemon (2-0)Virgil Trucks (0-2)CHA  C Carrasquel (1)  CLE  V Wertz (1)Vic Wertz (30.6)
KC1 UNBRIDGED0Detroit Tigers16BoxSteve Gromek (2-0)Johnny Gray (0-1)DET  F House (1), A Kaline 3 (3)Al Kaline (23.0)
New York Yankees3Washington Senators7BoxJohnny Schmitz (1-0)Eddie Lopat (0-1)WS1  R Sievers (1), M Vernon (1)Mickey Vernon (26.0)
MLN UNBRIDGED10Cincinnati Reds1Box G1Warren Spahn (2-0)Art Fowler (0-2)MLN  B Bruton (1), J Logan (2)Johnny Logan (24.8)
MLN UNBRIDGED5Cincinnati Reds6Box G2Gerry Staley (1-1)Dave Jolly (0-1)CIN  E Bailey (1), T Kluszewski (3), W Post (2)  MLN  H Aaron (1)Joe Adcock (40.7)
Philadelphia Phillies4NY1 UNBRIDGED2Box G1Robin Roberts (2-0)Johnny Antonelli (0-2)NY1  B Hofman (2)  PHI  S Lopata (1)Stan Lopata (52.0)
Philadelphia Phillies4NY1 UNBRIDGED2Box G2Murry Dickson (1-0)Sal Maglie (0-2)NoneBobby Morgan (12.2)
BRO UNBRIDGED10Pittsburgh Pirates3Box G1Johnny Podres (1-0)Jake Thies (0-1)BRO  R Campanella (2), D Snider (2)Duke Snider (27.6)
BRO UNBRIDGED3Pittsburgh Pirates2Box G2Clem Labine (1-0)Ron Kline (0-1)NoneCarl Furillo (16.0)

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