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Baseball on Friday, May 23, 1958

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
Baltimore Orioles0Chicago White Sox1BoxEarly Wynn (4-2)Jack Harshman (5-2)NoneLuis Aparicio (22.0)
Washington Senators1Cleveland Indians2BoxCal McLish (1-1)Pedro Ramos (2-4)NonePreston Ward (22.7)
New York Yankees8Detroit Tigers1BoxBob Turley (7-0)Billy Hoeft (3-4)NYA  Y Berra (4), E Howard (2), G McDougald (5)Gil McDougald (24.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Cincinnati Reds4BoxBob Purkey (5-1)Johnny Podres (4-3)CIN  E Bailey (4)  LAN  C Neal (8)Pete Whisenant (14.6)
San Francisco Giants5MLN UNBRIDGED3BoxJohnny Antonelli (4-3)Warren Spahn (6-1)MLN  D Crandall (4), E Mathews (10)  SFN  W Kirkland (3), W Mays (13), B Schmidt (5)Willie Mays (38.4)
Chicago Cubs11Philadelphia Phillies4BoxGlen Hobbie (3-4)Ray Semproch (4-4)CHN  E Banks (9), L Walls (12)Alvin Dark (28.7)
St. Louis Cardinals2Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxRon Kline (5-3)Vinegar Bend Mizell (2-5)NoneBill Mazeroski (20.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees235.821--1276411-312-2W10Game Log
Cleveland Indians1817.5148.51441558-1110-6W3Game Log
Kansas City Athletics1414.5009.01261244-910-5L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1415.4839.591984-1110-4L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1517.46910.01431404-1011-7L1Game Log
Washington Senators I1518.45510.51171434-910-10L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1318.41911.51101246-127-6W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1321.38213.01441546-137-8L9Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants2412.6674.021315411-413-8W1Game Log
Milwaukee Braves1812.6006.014210911-77-5L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1914.5766.515614610-109-4W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1819.4869.51791678-810-11W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1519.44111.01301597-118-8L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1418.43711.01341546-108-8L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1217.41411.51231277-95-8W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1322.37113.51542155-98-13L1Game Log

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