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Baseball on Friday, May 22, 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
New York Yankees0Baltimore Orioles5BoxHoyt Wilhelm (6-0)Bob Turley (3-5)BAL  G Triandos (9)Gus Triandos (11.4)
Washington Senators3Boston Red Sox4BoxIke Delock (5-1)Camilo Pascual (3-4)BOS  D Gernert (6)  WS1  R Bertoia (7), J Lemon (10)Jim Lemon (21.7)
Detroit Tigers0Cleveland Indians1BoxGary Bell (4-2)Paul Foytack (1-6)NoneMinnie Minoso (11.3)
Chicago White Sox2KC1 UNBRIDGED1BoxBob Shaw (4-0)Bob Grim (4-4)NoneNellie Fox (20.9)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs1BoxJim Brosnan (1-3)Bill Henry (3-2)NoneEarl Averill (39.0)
San Francisco Giants1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxDon Drysdale (4-4)Al Worthington (1-2)NoneOrlando Cepeda (34.2)
MLN UNBRIDGED10Philadelphia Phillies5BoxLew Burdette (5-1)Robin Roberts (2-3)MLN  H Aaron (8)  PHI  G Freese (4)Hank Aaron (16.5)
Cincinnati Reds3Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxVern Law (4-1)Hal Jeffcoat (0-1)CIN  J Lynch (7)  PIT  D Schofield (1)Bill Mazeroski (34.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians2211.667--18211612-510-6W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox2313.6391.518215515-57-9W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2115.5832.513614510-611-9W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics1518.4557.01501587-98-9L2Game Log
Washington Senators I1721.4477.516817110-107-11L5Game Log
Boston Red Sox1519.4417.51601697-88-11W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1321.3829.51581985-119-9L1Game Log
New York Yankees1220.3759.51201448-104-10L4Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves2211.667--17613111-510-7W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2118.5384.019520410-911-9W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1917.5284.51731379-710-10L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2018.5264.517016710-1010-8L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1818.5005.51921977-1211-6L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1820.4746.51601959-109-10W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1621.4328.01781697-119-10W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1223.34311.01541985-147-9L1Game Log

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