Baseball on Sunday, May 31, 1959


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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
Baltimore Orioles2Boston Red Sox1BoxHal Brown (3-1)Ike Delock (5-3)NoneWillie Tasby (24.5)
KC1 UNBRIDGED9Chicago White Sox1BoxNed Garver (4-3)Early Wynn (7-4)CHA  E Torgeson (4)  KC1  P Ward (1)Whitey Herzog (26.0)
Cleveland Indians4Detroit Tigers7BoxJerry Davie (2-1)Mike Garcia (0-4)CLE  B Martin (5)  DET  C Maxwell (9)Jerry Davie (34.1)
New York Yankees3Washington Senators0BoxBob Turley (4-6)Camilo Pascual (4-5)NYA  B Skowron (8)Bill Skowron (46.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Cincinnati Reds2Box G1Vern Law (5-1)Bob Purkey (4-5)PIT  S Burgess 2 (4), D Hoak 2 (4)Jerry Lynch (36.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates14Cincinnati Reds11Box G2Roy Face (7-0)Bob Mabe (3-2)CIN  D Dotterer (1), R McMillan (5)  PIT  S Burgess (5), D Hoak (5), B Skinner 2 (10)Bob Skinner (72.4)
St. Louis Cardinals3Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxSandy Koufax (1-1)Gary Blaylock (3-3)LAN  C Neal (6)  SLN  D Blasingame (1), R Jablonski (2)Don Demeter (15.6)
Chicago Cubs3San Francisco Giants6BoxJohnny Antonelli (7-1)Glen Hobbie (5-5)CHN  T Taylor (2)  SFN  B Schmidt (3)Johnny Antonelli (38.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
-WLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians2517.595--20615413-712-10L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2519.5681.020120315-79-13L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2521.5432.016519812-913-12W1Game Log
Kansas City Athletics2021.4884.520318410-1010-11W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers2023.4655.520322711-1310-9W1Game Log
New York Yankees1923.4526.017817413-116-12W4Game Log
Washington Senators I2126.4476.520721813-118-15L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox1924.4426.52042099-1010-14L1Game Log
National League
Milwaukee Braves2816.6362.020617112-815-9W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2619.5781.521616911-715-12W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2523.5213.020723213-1312-10W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2523.5213.023524611-1014-13W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs2323.5004.020520713-1310-10L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2125.4576.02392477-1514-10L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1926.4227.521521010-159-11L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1729.37010.01972387-1910-10L1Game Log


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