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Baseball on Thursday, May 21, 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
KC1 UNBRIDGED0Boston Red Sox5BoxTom Brewer (2-3)Ned Garver (3-2)BOS  J Busby (1), D Gernert (5), J Jensen (10)Dick Gernert (22.2)
Philadelphia Phillies3Chicago Cubs0BoxRuben Gomez (1-2)Bob Anderson (2-3)NoneSparky Anderson (14.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates7St. Louis Cardinals2BoxHarvey Haddix (4-2)Lindy McDaniel (2-5)NoneBill Virdon (15.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians2111.656--18111612-59-6W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2213.6291.518015414-57-9W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2015.5712.513114510-610-9L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics1517.4696.01491567-98-8L1Game Log
Washington Senators I1720.4596.516516710-97-11L4Game Log
Boston Red Sox1419.4247.51561667-87-11W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1320.3948.51581975-109-9W3Game Log
New York Yankees1219.3878.51201398-94-10L3Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves2111.656--16612610-510-7L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1916.5433.51721359-610-10W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2017.5413.516916410-1010-7L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2018.5264.019320310-910-9L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1817.5144.51891937-1111-6W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1720.4596.51561929-108-10W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1521.4178.01751686-119-10L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1222.35310.01491885-147-8W1Game Log

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