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Baseball on Saturday, August 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
Detroit Tigers5Baltimore Orioles1BoxAl Cicotte (2-3)Arnie Portocarrero (12-9)NoneCoot Veal (13.4)
Cleveland Indians8Boston Red Sox1BoxCal McLish (13-6)Dave Sisler (7-6)CLE  R Colavito (30), R Jackson (3), M Minoso (18)Rocky Colavito (25.7)
Chicago White Sox7New York Yankees1BoxBilly Pierce (14-8)Whitey Ford (14-7)CHA  R Boone (11)  NYA  B Skowron (13)Ray Boone (14.2)
KC1 UNBRIDGED3Washington Senators1BoxBob Grim (3-5)Camilo Pascual (7-8)NoneBob Martyn (34.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Chicago Cubs1BoxBob Porterfield (3-5)Taylor Phillips (6-8)CHN  E Banks (40)Dick Stuart (17.9)
MLN UNBRIDGED1Los Angeles Dodgers10BoxDon Drysdale (9-11)Juan Pizarro (4-2)LAN  D Drysdale 2 (7), G Hodges (19), J Pignatano (8)  MLN  D Crandall (16)Don Drysdale (16.0)
Cincinnati Reds2San Francisco Giants5BoxPaul Giel (4-4)Bob Purkey (14-8)SFN  W Kirkland (11), W Mays (22), L Wagner (9)Willie Kirkland (15.5)
Philadelphia Phillies4St. Louis Cardinals2BoxSeth Morehead (1-2)Sal Maglie (3-7)PHI  W Post (9)Richie Ashburn (14.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7846.629--62245141-2036-27L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6558.52812.552150230-3635-22W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5959.50016.054353919-3440-25L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5962.48817.541444222-3536-28L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5862.48318.050951525-3633-26W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics5763.47519.049153524-4232-22W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians5865.47219.555953125-3733-28W1Game Log
Washington Senators I5271.42325.546260622-3829-34L4Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves6850.5767.051543733-2635-24L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6452.55210.052045829-3435-18W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6457.52912.556856028-3236-25W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5962.48817.554160325-3134-31W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5863.47918.548953228-3730-26L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5766.46320.553651027-3330-33L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5564.46220.551356226-3629-28W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5364.45321.554456424-2929-35L2Game Log

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