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Baseball on Sunday, August 31, 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 Orioles2Boston Red Sox3BoxTom Brewer (10-10)Hoyt Wilhelm (2-8)BOS  D Gernert (18)Dick Gernert (30.6)
Detroit Tigers0Chicago White Sox3BoxEarly Wynn (12-13)Jim Bunning (9-10)NoneBilly Goodman (13.2)
Cleveland Indians3KC1 UNBRIDGED2BoxMorrie Martin (5-1)Ralph Terry (8-11)CLE  R Colavito 2 (34), M Minoso (20)  KC1  P Ward (7)Minnie Minoso (39.2)
New York Yankees7Washington Senators6BoxBob Turley (20-6)Russ Kemmerer (6-14)NYA  H Bauer (11)  WS1  N Zauchin (13)Hank Bauer (23.0)
Philadelphia Phillies2Cincinnati Reds6Box G1Harvey Haddix (8-7)Ray Semproch (13-9)CIN  E Bailey 2 (10)Johnny Temple (31.7)
Philadelphia Phillies3Cincinnati Reds7Box G2Don Newcombe (5-11)Robin Roberts (14-12)CIN  J Lynch (11)  PHI  C Sawatski 2 (5)Jerry Lynch (55.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates0MLN UNBRIDGED2BoxCarl Willey (9-4)Ron Kline (12-13)NoneCarl Willey (11.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers2San Francisco Giants14BoxStu Miller (4-7)Sandy Koufax (9-9)SFN  W Mays (25), B Schmidt (13)Bob Schmidt (33.1)
Chicago Cubs8St. Louis Cardinals5BoxTaylor Phillips (7-8)Billy Muffett (4-6)CHN  W Moryn (21), C Tanner (3), T Taylor (5)  SLN  J Cunningham (8)Joe Cunningham (41.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees8150.618--64948642-2238-29W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6961.53111.554452232-3837-23W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6461.51214.057556419-3445-27W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6365.49216.544246723-3739-29L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6166.48018.053453528-4033-26L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6268.47718.559855929-4033-28W2Game Log
Kansas City Athletics5968.46520.052558325-4533-24L2Game Log
Washington Senators I5575.42325.548363422-3832-38L1Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves7351.5894.555045037-2736-24W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6755.5499.555749432-3735-18L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6862.52312.560159528-3240-30W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6467.48917.058854130-3434-33W6Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6168.47319.052958428-3733-31L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6168.47319.057064626-3435-34L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5869.45721.055461129-4129-28L5Game Log
Chicago Cubs5668.45221.557960726-3030-38W2Game Log

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