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Baseball on Saturday, August 17, 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 Sox8Detroit Tigers9BoxAl Aber (3-3)Paul LaPalme (1-4)CHA  M Minoso (9), E Torgeson (7)  DET  L Sleater (2)Earl Torgeson (50.7)
Cleveland Indians3KC1 UNBRIDGED4BoxTom Morgan (9-5)Early Wynn (13-14)KC1  B Hunter 2 (7)Al Smith (28.2)
Baltimore Orioles2New York Yankees6BoxBobby Shantz (10-3)Billy O'Dell (2-6)BAL  G Kell (8)Joe Collins (13.2)
Boston Red Sox2Washington Senators16BoxRuss Kemmerer (7-7)Mike Fornieles (7-12)BOS  J Piersall (8)  WS1  A Schult (2), E Yost (9)Clint Courtney (15.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates7BRO UNBRIDGED3BoxRon Kline (4-13)Sandy Koufax (5-3)BRO  R Campanella (13)  PIT  B Skinner (8), B Virdon (7)Hank Foiles (29.7)
Cincinnati Reds1Chicago Cubs2BoxTurk Lown (5-3)Hal Jeffcoat (9-10)CIN  F Robinson (22)Frank Robinson (19.0)
St. Louis Cardinals4MLN UNBRIDGED5BoxWarren Spahn (14-8)Billy Muffett (0-1)MLN  R Schoendienst (12)Frank Torre (49.4)
NY1 UNBRIDGED1Philadelphia Phillies3BoxJack Sanford (16-4)Ruben Gomez (13-9)NoneHarry Anderson (24.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7540.652--55040740-1835-22W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6847.5917.052642432-2436-23L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox5553.50916.551347823-2832-25L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5857.50417.045043726-3130-28L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5758.49618.044247023-3634-22W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5561.47420.549454726-3229-29L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics4367.39129.541949617-4126-26W1Game Log
Washington Senators I4472.37931.547460920-3824-34W2Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves7244.6213.557745937-2135-23W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6451.55711.053549932-2232-29L1Game Log
Brooklyn Dodgers6452.55211.550843232-2832-24L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6154.53014.056956628-2933-25L5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6156.52115.047548531-2929-28W1Game Log
New York Giants4559.43324.543048125-3120-28L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs3960.39428.038144816-3222-29W5Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3666.35332.536947414-3522-31W1Game Log

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