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Baseball on Thursday, August 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 Sox1Baltimore Orioles3BoxBilly O'Dell (2-5)Mike Fornieles (6-11)BOS  D Gernert (10)Bob Boyd (15.5)
KC1 UNBRIDGED4Chicago White Sox7BoxGerry Staley (3-0)Rip Coleman (0-7)CHA  E Torgeson 2 (6)  KC1  G Zernial (16)Earl Torgeson (36.5)
Cleveland Indians3Detroit Tigers1BoxRay Narleski (9-1)Duke Maas (8-8)CLE  V Wertz (19)  DET  R Bertoia (2)Hal Naragon (23.2)
Washington Senators6New York Yankees1BoxRuss Kemmerer (6-7)Art Ditmar (8-2)WS1  E Yost (7)Rocky Bridges (18.6)
NY1 UNBRIDGED12BRO UNBRIDGED3BoxRuben Gomez (12-8)Sal Maglie (5-5)BRO  B Kennedy (1)  NY1  W Mays (23), H Sauer (15)Gail Harris (17.1)
Cincinnati Reds3MLN UNBRIDGED5BoxLew Burdette (10-7)Raul Sanchez (3-2)CIN  G Crowe (24), F Robinson (18)  MLN  D Crandall (14)Red Schoendienst (41.6)
Philadelphia Phillies6Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxCurt Simmons (11-7)Vern Law (6-6)PHI  G Hamner (7)  PIT  B Skinner (7)Chico Fernandez (14.1)
Chicago Cubs4St. Louis Cardinals3BoxMoe Drabowsky (7-9)Vinegar Bend Mizell (4-8)SLN  D Ennis (15)Bobby Morgan (15.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7037.654--51238136-1634-21L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6442.6045.546937630-2134-21W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox5148.51515.048442723-2628-22L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5454.50016.542640723-3029-26W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5354.49517.045949225-3128-23W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5154.48618.039342019-3232-22L1Game Log
Washington Senators I4167.38029.543158219-3522-32W2Game Log
Kansas City Athletics3664.36030.537146013-4123-23L2Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves6543.6025.551043831-2134-22W4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6344.5897.051845231-1832-26L3Game Log
Brooklyn Dodgers6047.56110.047639329-2431-23L3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5849.54212.053251028-2730-22L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5951.53612.546445530-2728-25W1Game Log
New York Giants4056.41724.539746024-3016-26W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs3457.37428.034541516-2917-29W6Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3163.33032.533345211-3420-29L1Game Log

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