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Baseball on Sunday, May 03, 1959

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 Orioles4Chicago White Sox2BoxBilly Loes (2-1)Turk Lown (1-1)BAL  C Carrasquel (1), B Gardner (1)  CHA  R Jackson (1), J Romano (1)Billy Gardner (41.5)
Washington Senators0Cleveland Indians5Box G1Mudcat Grant (1-0)Pedro Ramos (3-2)CLE  B Martin (4)Vic Power (17.9)
Washington Senators3Cleveland Indians1Box G2Hal Griggs (1-0)Mike Garcia (0-1)CLE  R Colavito (6)Harmon Killebrew (47.2)
New York Yankees2Detroit Tigers4Box G1Frank Lary (2-2)Bob Turley (2-3)DET  F Bolling (1), C Maxwell (2)Bob Turley (23.1)
New York Yankees2Detroit Tigers8Box G2Don Mossi (1-1)Duke Maas (1-2)DET  C Maxwell 3 (5), E Yost (6)Charlie Maxwell (30.3)
Boston Red Sox3KC1 UNBRIDGED7BoxRalph Terry (2-2)Frank Sullivan (0-1)BOS  F Malzone 2 (3)  KC1  B Cerv (4), R Maris (5)Roger Maris (21.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Cincinnati Reds6Box G1Bob Mabe (2-1)Clem Labine (0-2)CIN  J Lynch (6), V Pinson (4)  LAN  W Moon (1), D Zimmer (3)Don Zimmer (45.2)
Los Angeles Dodgers7Cincinnati Reds1Box G2Danny McDevitt (1-0)Joe Nuxhall (1-1)LAN  D Gray (1)Carl Furillo (14.2)
Chicago Cubs4Philadelphia Phillies3Box G1John Buzhardt (1-2)Turk Farrell (0-2)CHN  E Banks (6)Lee Walls (53.8)
Chicago Cubs4Philadelphia Phillies5Box G2Jack Meyer (3-1)Bill Henry (2-1)CHN  S Taylor (1)Wally Post (57.5)
St. Louis Cardinals3Pittsburgh Pirates4Box G1Roy Face (3-0)Jim Brosnan (0-2)NoneBill Virdon (53.5)
St. Louis Cardinals3Pittsburgh Pirates1Box G2Gary Blaylock (1-1)Bennie Daniels (0-1)NoneHal Smith (12.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians135.722--107555-08-5L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles118.5792.573867-54-3W2Game Log
Kansas City Athletics118.5792.597993-38-5W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox118.5792.594996-34-6L2Game Log
Washington Senators I1110.5243.599897-74-3W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox79.4375.074772-55-4L1Game Log
New York Yankees712.3686.580736-91-3L5Game Log
Detroit Tigers415.2119.5781241-64-8W2Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves116.6471.596764-36-4W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants118.5792.585788-53-3L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds118.5792.51301061-310-5L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers129.5712.51151136-66-3W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1010.5004.089926-64-4L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies810.4445.079892-36-7W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates811.4215.580934-54-6L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals615.2868.5731005-101-5W1Game Log

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