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Baseball on Wednesday, September 09, 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
Cleveland Indians3Baltimore Orioles2Box G1Jack Harshman (6-9)Milt Pappas (14-8)BAL  B Nieman (19)George Strickland (48.6)
Cleveland Indians4Baltimore Orioles1Box G2Jim Perry (11-7)Hal Brown (9-8)NoneRocky Colavito (21.2)
Detroit Tigers3Boston Red Sox1BoxJim Bunning (16-11)Frank Sullivan (8-10)BOS  M Keough (7)  DET  A Kaline (24)Al Kaline (23.2)
KC1 UNBRIDGED0New York Yankees4BoxArt Ditmar (12-8)Johnny Kucks (6-10)NoneGil McDougald (11.2)
Chicago White Sox5Washington Senators1BoxBob Shaw (15-6)Tex Clevenger (7-4)NoneBob Allison (28.2)
Cincinnati Reds4Chicago Cubs2Box G1Bob Purkey (10-15)Glen Hobbie (12-11)CHN  S Taylor (9)Ed Bailey (24.2)
Cincinnati Reds7Chicago Cubs2Box G2Joe Nuxhall (8-8)Dave Hillman (6-9)CHN  W Moryn (12)  CIN  E Bailey (11), V Pinson (18), F Robinson (34)Frank Robinson (18.2)
Philadelphia Phillies0Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxDon Drysdale (15-11)Taylor Phillips (1-6)NoneWally Moon (15.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates2San Francisco Giants7BoxJack Sanford (12-9)Harvey Haddix (11-9)SFN  W Mays (26)Orlando Cepeda (24.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox8853.624--61454240-2646-29W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians8256.5944.566457941-2541-31W6Game Log
Detroit Tigers7069.50417.067166031-3640-32W1Game Log
New York Yankees6970.49618.061759437-3932-31W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6771.48619.549956433-3633-36L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6474.46422.564963931-4233-32L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics5878.42627.559565222-4136-37L12Game Log
Washington Senators I5683.40331.056063929-4527-38L1Game Log
National League
San Francisco Giants7860.5658.563454140-3238-28W2Game Log
Milwaukee Braves7159.54611.559652329-3441-26W4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7563.54311.561860035-3440-29W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6868.50017.557560427-4141-27L4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6871.48919.070065727-3741-34W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6369.47720.556658934-3729-32L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6476.45723.558165028-4536-31L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6081.42628.056066624-4335-39L1Game Log

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