Baseball on Wednesday, August 21, 1957


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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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Washington Senators6Chicago White Sox12BoxGerry Staley (5-0)Russ Kemmerer (7-8)WS1  A Schult (3), R Sievers (32), B Usher (5)Earl Torgeson (25.8)
Boston Red Sox3Cleveland Indians1BoxWillard Nixon (8-8)Mike Garcia (6-8)BOS  J Piersall (10)Jim Piersall (20.7)
Baltimore Orioles9Detroit Tigers3BoxRay Moore (9-9)Billy Hoeft (5-8)BAL  J Durham (4), A Pilarcik (5)  DET  L Sleater (3)Joe Durham (27.0)
New York Yankees3KC1 UNBRIDGED6BoxJack Urban (3-2)Johnny Kucks (7-8)NYA  H Simpson (9)Joe DeMaestri (14.5)
Cincinnati Reds0BRO UNBRIDGED8BoxDon Newcombe (10-10)Hal Jeffcoat (9-11)BRO  G Cimoli (10)Gino Cimoli (22.4)
St. Louis Cardinals6NY1 UNBRIDGED13BoxMike McCormick (3-0)Lindy McDaniel (11-8)NY1  W Mays (24), H Sauer (19)  SLN  K Boyer (15), E Miksis (1), W Moon (18), S Musial (29)Hank Sauer (35.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7742.647--56341640-2037-22L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox7149.5926.555344133-2538-24W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox5655.50517.052449024-3032-25W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5960.49618.046245527-3430-28W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5960.49618.045648523-3636-24L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5763.47520.550955727-3330-30L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics4668.40428.542950817-4129-27W3Game Log
Washington Senators I4674.38331.549163521-4025-34L2Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves7346.6134.058647438-2135-25W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6852.5679.556252336-2332-29L1Game Log
Brooklyn Dodgers6853.56210.054145132-2836-25W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6158.51316.058159928-3333-25L9Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6259.51216.048349731-2930-31L1Game Log
New York Giants4861.44024.045449827-3121-30W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4161.40227.539545417-3323-29W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3768.35233.037948515-3622-32L1Game Log


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