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Baseball on Saturday, August 31, 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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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox1Baltimore Orioles4BoxHal Brown (6-7)Willard Nixon (8-9)BAL  G Triandos (15)Billy Goodman (26.1)
Detroit Tigers8Cleveland Indians7BoxJim Stump (1-0)Vito Valentinetti (1-1)CLE  G Woodling (17)  DET  A Kaline (18), C Maxwell (23)Al Kaline (42.5)
Chicago White Sox8KC1 UNBRIDGED3BoxDixie Howell (4-4)Tom Gorman (3-7)CHA  L Doby (13)  KC1  H Lopez (10)Fred Hatfield (19.1)
Washington Senators6New York Yankees5BoxPedro Ramos (10-12)Bob Grim (11-5)WS1  R Sievers (34)Jerry Lumpe (45.0)
NY1 UNBRIDGED5BRO UNBRIDGED7BoxEd Roebuck (7-2)Marv Grissom (3-4)BRO  G Hodges (24), E Roebuck (2)  NY1  R Jablonski (7)Gino Cimoli (52.0)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs2BoxHerm Wehmeier (7-6)Turk Lown (5-4)CHN  B Adams (1)Joe Cunningham (24.3)
MLN UNBRIDGED14Cincinnati Reds4BoxJuan Pizarro (5-6)Joe Nuxhall (8-8)CIN  D Hoak 2 (18), B Thurman (10)  MLN  H Aaron (38), W Covington (16), F Mantilla (4), E Mathews (28), D Rice (6)Hank Aaron (18.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Philadelphia Phillies7BoxDon Cardwell (4-6)Bob Friend (8-15)PHI  D Cardwell (1)  PIT  F Thomas (13)Don Cardwell (16.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees8247.636--61846245-2337-24L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox7653.5896.059347034-2642-27W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6158.51316.056051529-3332-25L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6465.49618.050752624-3740-28W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6366.48819.050250430-3931-29W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6367.48519.556762827-3336-34L1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics4772.39530.044253417-4130-31L1Game Log
Washington Senators I4977.38931.551766724-4325-34W2Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves7949.6172.565051644-2435-25W2Game Log
Brooklyn Dodgers7356.5669.058349432-2841-28W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7256.5629.558654640-2732-29W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6664.50816.551853531-2934-36W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6464.50017.561566831-3733-27L2Game Log
New York Giants5265.44424.050953527-3325-32L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs4466.40028.542448020-3623-31L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4272.36832.540451515-3827-34L2Game Log

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