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Saturday, May 18,1957

Saturday, May 18,1957

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1957 reg season 1957-05-18 Chicago White Sox  4 Baltimore Orioles  4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium -- 9,455 3:20
1957 reg season 1957-05-18 Kansas City Athletics  7 Boston Red Sox  5 box | pbp Fenway Park Wally Burnette Bob Chakales Virgil Trucks 11,982 2:49
1957 reg season 1957-05-18 Detroit Tigers  2 New York Yankees  1 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Al Aber Don Larsen -- 19,891 2:38
1957 reg season 1957-05-18 Cleveland Indians  8 Washington Senators I  1 box | pbp Griffith Stadium Cal McLish Ted Abernathy -- 4,085 2:30
1957 reg season 1957-05-18 New York Giants  6 Cincinnati Reds  3 box | pbp Crosley Field Ruben Gomez Joe Nuxhall -- 8,538 2:23
1957 reg season 1957-05-18 Pittsburgh Pirates  5 Milwaukee Braves  6 box | pbp County Stadium Lew Burdette Bob Smith -- 18,850 2:23
1957 reg season 1957-05-18 Philadelphia Phillies  7 St. Louis Cardinals  5 box | pbp Sportsman's Park III Curt Simmons Lloyd Merritt -- 5,232 2:27
7 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1957 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 25 17 8 .680 0.0 114 75 39 L1 8-2 9-6 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1957 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 26 17 9 .654 0.5 107 97 10 W5 7-3 10-6 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1957 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 26 16 10 .615 1.5 97 81 16 L2 11-6 5-4 3 3 5 Yes Lost World Series (Braves)
1957 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 4.0 121 108 13 W3 6-6 9-8 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1957 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 28 14 14 .500 4.5 117 111 6 L1 9-6 5-8 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1957 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 28 13 15 .464 5.5 127 121 6 W1 4-9 9-6 6 6 11 -- dnq
1957 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 27 10 17 .370 8.0 111 122 -11 L6 5-10 4-8 7 7 13 -- dnq
1957 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 31 8 23 .258 12.0 112 191 -79 L4 4-14 4-9 8 8 15 -- dnq
1957 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 28 19 9 .679 0.0 167 129 38 L1 14-3 5-6 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1957 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 27 18 9 .667 0.5 132 99 33 W1 11-6 7-3 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1957 NL -- Brooklyn Dodgers franchise | log 25 15 10 .600 2.5 109 94 15 W2 5-5 10-5 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1957 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 29 16 13 .552 3.5 139 133 6 W2 8-6 8-7 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1957 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 27 13 14 .481 5.5 140 136 4 L2 9-4 4-10 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1957 NL -- New York Giants franchise | log 26 11 15 .423 7.0 107 137 -30 W1 4-6 7-9 6 6 12 -- dnq
1957 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 23 7 16 .304 9.5 79 108 -29 L1 3-6 4-10 7 7 14 -- dnq
1957 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 21 4 17 .190 11.5 81 118 -37 L5 4-9 0-8 8 8 16 -- dnq
16 record(s)
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