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Baseball on Friday, July 31, 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
Washington Senators1Chicago White Sox7BoxBarry Latman (4-4)Pedro Ramos (10-13)CHA  E Torgeson (8)  WS1  B Allison (27)Earl Torgeson (10.4)
Baltimore Orioles4Cleveland Indians5BoxJim Perry (7-3)Billy Loes (4-4)NoneJack Harshman (51.3)
Boston Red Sox6Detroit Tigers5BoxMike Fornieles (2-2)Jim Bunning (9-10)DET  G Harris (8), A Kaline (18), T Lepcio (4)Gary Geiger (15.3)
New York Yankees11KC1 UNBRIDGED2BoxBobby Shantz (5-3)Ned Garver (8-10)NYA  Y Berra (14), E Howard (12), H Lopez (15)Yogi Berra (15.5)
Chicago Cubs4Cincinnati Reds5BoxJim Brosnan (5-5)Don Elston (5-4)CHN  G Altman (5)  CIN  J Powers (2)George Altman (35.9)
Philadelphia Phillies4Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxDon Drysdale (13-5)Gene Conley (9-6)LAN  N Larker (4)Norm Larker (20.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates3San Francisco Giants4BoxJack Sanford (8-7)Harvey Haddix (7-7)SFN  E Bressoud (5), D Spencer (7)Roberto Clemente (29.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox6040.600--42941728-2030-22W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5942.5841.548941130-1829-24W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5152.49510.537643125-2626-26L2Game Log
Kansas City Athletics4950.49510.545044421-2628-24L1Game Log
New York Yankees4952.48511.545643327-3022-22W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5054.48112.049149923-2928-24L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox4456.44016.047046421-3023-26W1Game Log
Washington Senators I4359.42218.042648820-3123-28L13Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants5745.5594.046739030-2127-24W2Game Log
Milwaukee Braves5342.5584.542538320-2432-19W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5847.5524.548145427-2531-22W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4848.50010.040940827-2521-23L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4954.47612.546048523-3326-21L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4954.47612.541847721-2928-25L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4755.46114.051249419-3028-25W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4258.42018.039247317-3225-26L2Game Log

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