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Saturday, August 23,1958

Saturday, August 23,1958

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1958 reg season 1958-08-23 Detroit Tigers 5 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Al Cicotte Arnie Portocarrero -- 9,172 2:26
1958 reg season 1958-08-23 Cleveland Indians 8 Boston Red Sox 1 box | pbp Fenway Park Cal McLish Dave Sisler -- 12,895 2:47
1958 reg season 1958-08-23 Chicago White Sox 7 New York Yankees 1 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Billy Pierce Whitey Ford -- 23,183 2:21
1958 reg season 1958-08-23 Kansas City Athletics 3 Washington Senators I 1 box | pbp Griffith Stadium Bob Grim Camilo Pascual -- 3,841 2:09
1958 reg season 1958-08-23 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Chicago Cubs 1 box | pbp Wrigley Field Bob Porterfield Taylor Phillips -- 16,097 2:15
1958 reg season 1958-08-23 Milwaukee Braves 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 10 box | pbp Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Don Drysdale Juan Pizarro -- 20,731 2:17
1958 reg season 1958-08-23 Cincinnati Reds 2 San Francisco Giants 5 box | pbp Seals Stadium Paul Giel Bob Purkey -- 17,714 2:28
1958 reg season 1958-08-23 Philadelphia Phillies 4 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Sportsman's Park III Seth Morehead Sal Maglie Turk Farrell 14,639 3:00
8 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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
1958 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 124 78 46 .629 0.0 622 451 171 L1 41-20 36-27 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1958 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 123 65 58 .528 12.5 521 502 19 W1 30-36 35-22 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1958 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 118 59 59 .500 16.0 543 539 4 L1 19-34 40-25 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1958 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 121 59 62 .488 17.5 414 442 -28 L1 22-35 36-28 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1958 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 120 58 62 .483 18.0 509 515 -6 W1 25-36 33-26 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1958 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 120 57 63 .475 19.0 491 535 -44 W3 24-42 32-22 6 6 11 -- dnq
1958 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 123 58 65 .472 19.5 559 531 28 W1 25-37 33-28 7 7 12 -- dnq
1958 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 123 52 71 .423 25.5 462 606 -144 L4 22-38 29-34 8 8 16 -- dnq
1958 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 118 68 50 .576 0.0 515 437 78 L1 33-26 35-24 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1958 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 116 64 52 .552 3.0 520 458 62 W2 29-34 35-18 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1958 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 121 64 57 .529 5.5 568 560 8 W1 28-32 36-25 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1958 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 121 59 62 .488 10.5 541 603 -62 W1 25-31 34-31 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1958 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 121 58 63 .479 11.5 489 532 -43 L1 28-37 30-26 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1958 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 123 57 66 .463 13.5 536 510 26 L1 27-33 30-33 6 6 13 -- dnq
1958 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 119 55 64 .462 13.5 513 562 -49 W1 26-36 29-28 7 7 14 -- dnq
1958 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 117 53 64 .453 14.5 544 564 -20 L2 24-29 29-35 8 8 15 -- dnq
16 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • 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.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jim Marshall Chicago Cubs Hist Claimed on waivers from Orioles by Cubs
Hoyt Wilhelm Baltimore Orioles Hist Claimed on waivers from Indians by Orioles
2 record(s)