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Baseball on Friday, June 05, 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
Boston Red Sox2Chicago White Sox5BoxGerry Staley (2-1)Murray Wall (1-4)BOS  F Malzone (7)Al Smith (34.3)
New York Yankees11Cleveland Indians2BoxArt Ditmar (3-4)Gary Bell (4-5)CLE  R Colavito (14), B Martin (6)  NYA  E Howard (7), G McDougald (1)Gil McDougald (10.9)
Washington Senators6Detroit Tigers7BoxDave Sisler (1-1)Camilo Pascual (4-6)DET  G Harris (6)  WS1  B Allison 2 (12)Bob Allison (51.4)
Baltimore Orioles6KC1 UNBRIDGED1BoxMilt Pappas (5-2)Ned Garver (4-4)BAL  G Triandos (12), G Woodling (6)Chico Carrasquel (8.5)
San Francisco Giants2Cincinnati Reds7BoxDon Newcombe (5-3)Johnny Antonelli (7-2)CIN  R McMillan (6), J Temple (3)  SFN  W Kirkland (3)Johnny Temple (12.6)
Chicago Cubs10Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxGlen Hobbie (6-5)Vern Law (5-2)CHN  E Banks (13), D Long (7)  PIT  D Stuart (7)Alvin Dark (26.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox2821.571--22121715-712-15W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians2521.5431.521117513-812-13L6Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2723.5401.518021314-1113-12W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics2223.4894.021419911-1011-13L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers2325.4794.522325411-1313-11W1Game Log
New York Yankees2224.4784.520918616-126-12W3Game Log
Washington Senators I2327.4605.522022715-128-15L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2026.4356.521422110-1210-14L1Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves3019.6122.022420212-817-12L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants2822.5600.524419313-1015-12L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2824.5381.522924813-1315-11L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2725.5192.525225813-1214-13W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2524.5103.022121815-1410-10W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2426.4804.52572617-1517-11W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1929.3968.522122710-189-11L5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1830.3759.52032447-1911-11L1Game Log

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