Players of the Month:     AL Player - Jose Abreu    NL Player - Troy Tulowitzki    AL Pitcher - Sonny Gray    NL Pitcher - Jose Fernandez    AL Rookie - Jose Abreu    NL Rookie - Chris Owings 

Baseball on Saturday, April 18, 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.

Select a date to see its baseball history:      
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Washington Senators1Baltimore Orioles6BoxJerry Walker (1-0)Chuck Stobbs (0-1)BAL  G Triandos (2)Willie Tasby (10.5)
New York Yankees16Boston Red Sox7BoxDuke Maas (1-0)Ted Bowsfield (0-1)BOS  J Jensen 2 (2)  NYA  H Bauer (1), A Carey (1), B Skowron (2)Andy Carey (22.3)
Detroit Tigers5Chicago White Sox2BoxBilly Hoeft (1-0)Ray Moore (0-1)DET  E Yost (3)Eddie Yost (12.7)
KC1 UNBRIDGED4Cleveland Indians13BoxDon Ferrarese (2-0)Ralph Terry (0-2)CLE  R Colavito (1), W Held (4), B Martin (1), V Power (2)  KC1  R Maris (2)George Strickland (15.0)
Philadelphia Phillies14Cincinnati Reds9BoxAl Schroll (1-0)Don Newcombe (0-2)CIN  J Lynch (2), R McMillan (1), F Robinson (2)  PHI  G Freese (1)Gene Freese (27.3)
Chicago Cubs7Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxArt Fowler (1-0)John Buzhardt (0-1)CHN  E Banks (4), L Walls (2)  LAN  N Larker (1)Norm Larker (28.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates11MLN UNBRIDGED5BoxVern Law (1-1)Bob Buhl (0-1)PIT  V Law (1)Vern Law (16.6)
St. Louis Cardinals1San Francisco Giants8BoxJack Sanford (1-1)Lindy McDaniel (1-1)SFN  O Cepeda (5), A Rodgers (1)Willie Mays (26.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians601.000--36152-04-0W6Game Log
New York Yankees42.6672.039243-21-0W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox53.6252.035492-12-3L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles33.5003.023330-13-2W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox33.5003.032320-13-2L1Game Log
Washington Senators I24.3334.026311-41-0L2Game Log
Kansas City Athletics25.2864.529362-30-2L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers16.1435.535351-31-2W1Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves51.8331.030222-02-2L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants53.6252.038323-02-3W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies32.6002.527222-21-0W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs43.5712.542303-21-1L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers43.5712.532371-13-2W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds33.5003.028290-13-2L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals26.2505.027402-30-3L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates16.1435.524361-40-2W1Game Log

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

Please Support The Baseball Cube.