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Baseball on Friday, September 16, 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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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Washington Senators4Baltimore Orioles5Box G1Art Schallock (3-5)Ted Abernathy (5-8)NoneChuck Diering (13.8)
Washington Senators7Baltimore Orioles8Box G2George Zuverink (2-8)Pedro Ramos (5-9)WS1  R Sievers (23)Roy Sievers (56.9)
Detroit Tigers3Cleveland Indians0BoxSteve Gromek (13-10)Early Wynn (16-11)NoneEarl Torgeson (16.7)
Chicago White Sox7KC1 UNBRIDGED13BoxAlex Kellner (10-8)Connie Johnson (7-4)CHA  C Carrasquel (11), G Kell (8)  KC1  J Astroth (5), H Lopez (14)Hector Lopez (19.0)
Boston Red Sox4New York Yankees5BoxJim Konstanty (7-2)Ellis Kinder (5-5)NYA  H Bauer (20), Y Berra 2 (27)Hank Bauer (47.2)
NY1 UNBRIDGED3BRO UNBRIDGED4BoxDon Bessent (7-0)Ramon Monzant (3-7)BRO  G Hodges 2 (27)  NY1  W Lockman (14), W Mays (35)Willie Mays (27.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Philadelphia Phillies8BoxRobin Roberts (23-10)Max Surkont (5-12)PHI  W Jones (15)  PIT  D Groat (3)Willie Jones (25.1)

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