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Baseball on Friday, August 05, 1955

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
Chicago White Sox1Baltimore Orioles2BoxJim Wilson (8-12)Harry Byrd (6-5)NoneDave Pope (21.0)
KC1 UNBRIDGED5Boston Red Sox2BoxVic Raschi (4-4)Frank Sullivan (14-9)KC1  G Zernial 2 (23)Gus Zernial (18.9)
Detroit Tigers0New York Yankees3BoxDon Larsen (3-1)Jim Bunning (1-3)NYA  Y Berra (19)Yogi Berra (14.7)
Cleveland Indians5Washington Senators7BoxDean Stone (6-11)Sal Maglie (7-6)NoneClint Courtney (13.8)
BRO UNBRIDGED8Chicago Cubs10BoxHal Jeffcoat (7-5)Roger Craig (3-2)BRO  G Hodges (21), P Reese (8), D Snider 2 (38)  CHN  E Banks (31), D Fondy (7), E Miksis (4)Ernie Banks (35.1)
NY1 UNBRIDGED12Cincinnati Reds9BoxJim Hearn (10-9)Joe Black (5-2)CIN  W Post (27), M Smith (3), B Thurman (7)  NY1  R Katt (4)Don Mueller (21.1)
Philadelphia Phillies7St. Louis Cardinals4BoxBob Miller (5-2)Larry Jackson (4-8)PHI  D Ennis (23), B Morgan (9)Jim Greengrass (28.9)

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