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Baseball on Wednesday, May 08, 1957

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
Boston Red Sox4Chicago White Sox1BoxFrank Sullivan (2-2)Bob Keegan (0-1)BOS  T Williams 3 (8)Ted Williams (33.2)
New York Yankees4Cleveland Indians10BoxEarly Wynn (3-2)Tommy Byrne (1-1)CLE  R Maris (4), V Wertz (1), G Woodling (2)  NYA  M Mantle (4)Vic Wertz (33.6)
Washington Senators3Detroit Tigers11BoxDuke Maas (4-1)Russ Kemmerer (0-2)DET  C Maxwell (2)Harvey Kuenn (43.4)
Baltimore Orioles11KC1 UNBRIDGED2BoxBilly Loes (2-2)Alex Kellner (0-2)BAL  B Gardner (1), G Triandos (2)Billy Gardner (19.8)
Cincinnati Reds7BRO UNBRIDGED6BoxWarren Hacker (3-1)Don Newcombe (2-2)BRO  G Hodges (4)  CIN  G Crowe 2 (5), D Hoak (3)Don Hoak (45.1)
St. Louis Cardinals13NY1 UNBRIDGED4BoxWillard Schmidt (2-1)Johnny Antonelli (2-4)SLN  W Moon (5), H Smith (1)Wally Moon (34.3)
MLN UNBRIDGED1Philadelphia Phillies2BoxDon Cardwell (2-0)Gene Conley (0-1)NoneBob Bowman (14.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees127.632--78649-53-2L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox117.6110.581583-18-6L5Game Log
Boston Red Sox118.5791.081769-52-3W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians108.5561.566693-37-5W2Game Log
Kansas City Athletics119.5501.5102912-39-6L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1110.5242.090752-59-5W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles812.4004.583895-103-2W1Game Log
Washington Senators I518.2179.0881471-134-5L10Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves136.6841.089688-55-1L3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds137.6500.51169811-32-4W9Game Log
Brooklyn Dodgers127.632--90792-210-5L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals108.5561.599839-41-4W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1010.5002.598942-38-7W2Game Log
New York Giants711.3894.5801002-35-8L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates412.2506.553781-53-7L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs412.2506.563884-90-3W1Game Log

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