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Baseball on Friday, August 16, 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
Chicago White Sox2Detroit Tigers6BoxBilly Hoeft (5-7)Jim Wilson (13-8)DET  R Boone (9), C Maxwell (20)Ray Boone (21.7)
Cleveland Indians4KC1 UNBRIDGED2BoxMike Garcia (6-7)Alex Kellner (5-5)CLE  R Colavito (21), D Williams (6)Rocky Colavito (29.2)
Baltimore Orioles4New York Yankees3BoxBill Wight (5-5)Art Ditmar (8-3)NYA  Y Berra (18)Billy Goodman (60.6)
Boston Red Sox0Washington Senators5BoxChuck Stobbs (6-15)George Susce (5-2)NoneBob Usher (11.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates1BRO UNBRIDGED4BoxJohnny Podres (10-5)Bob Purkey (9-11)NoneCharlie Neal (23.3)
Cincinnati Reds6Chicago Cubs8BoxJim Brosnan (3-3)Don Gross (4-7)CHN  E Banks (24), W Moryn (16)  CIN  F Robinson (21)Frank Robinson (26.9)
St. Louis Cardinals6MLN UNBRIDGED2BoxLindy McDaniel (11-7)Gene Conley (8-6)SLN  D Ennis (17)Walker Cooper (18.4)
NY1 UNBRIDGED2Philadelphia Phillies1BoxStu Miller (5-7)Robin Roberts (8-16)NY1  R Jablonski (6)Ray Jablonski (64.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7440.649--54440540-1834-22L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6846.5966.051841532-2336-23L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox5552.51415.551146223-2732-25L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5856.50916.044843126-3030-28W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers5658.49118.043346223-3633-22W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5560.47819.549154326-3129-29W2Game Log
Kansas City Athletics4267.38529.541549317-4125-26L1Game Log
Washington Senators I4372.37431.545860720-3823-34W1Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves7144.6173.557245537-2134-23L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6450.56110.053149432-2132-29W1Game Log
Brooklyn Dodgers6451.55710.550542532-2832-23W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6153.53513.056856428-2833-25L4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6056.51715.047248431-2928-28L3Game Log
New York Giants4558.43723.542947825-3020-28W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs3860.38828.037944716-3221-29W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3566.34732.536247113-3522-31L1Game Log

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