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Friday, May 29,1959

Friday, May 29,1959

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1959 reg season 1959-05-29 Detroit Tigers 4 Chicago White Sox 1 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Don Mossi Bob Shaw -- 4,114 2:08
1959 reg season 1959-05-29 Baltimore Orioles 2 New York Yankees 5 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Whitey Ford Billy O'Dell -- 10,308 2:18
1959 reg season 1959-05-29 Boston Red Sox 6 Washington Senators I 7 box | pbp Griffith Stadium Pedro Ramos Murray Wesley Wall -- 3,030 2:53
1959 reg season 1959-05-29 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 Cincinnati Reds 8 box | pbp Crosley Field Bob Mabe Ron Kline Tom Acker 18,958 2:29
1959 reg season 1959-05-29 Chicago Cubs 9 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Moe Drabowsky Danny McDevitt Bill Henry 18,297 3:03
1959 reg season 1959-05-29 Philadelphia Phillies 5 Milwaukee Braves 6 box | pbp County Stadium Don McMahon Gene Conley -- 20,334 2:32
1959 reg season 1959-05-29 St. Louis Cardinals 4 San Francisco Giants 2 box | pbp Seals Stadium Vinegar Bend Mizell Jack Sanford Lindy McDaniel 20,199 2:38
7 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
1959 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 39 24 15 .615 0.0 198 142 56 L2 13-6 11-9 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 41 24 17 .585 1.0 194 187 7 L1 15-7 8-11 2 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1959 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 43 24 19 .558 2.0 156 184 -28 L1 11-7 13-12 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 44 21 23 .477 5.5 205 193 12 W1 13-11 8-12 4 4 10 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 38 18 20 .474 5.5 189 179 10 W1 8-9 10-11 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 40 18 22 .450 6.5 189 217 -28 W4 10-12 9-9 6 6 12 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 40 17 23 .425 7.5 190 200 -10 L1 9-10 8-13 7 7 14 -- dnq
1959 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 39 16 23 .410 8.0 153 172 -19 W1 10-11 6-12 8 8 15 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 41 26 15 .634 0.0 200 162 38 W1 12-8 13-8 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 43 24 19 .558 3.0 205 164 41 L1 11-7 13-12 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 44 23 21 .523 4.5 200 196 4 W2 13-11 10-10 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 46 23 23 .500 5.5 223 237 -14 L2 11-10 12-13 4 4 7 Yes Won World Series (White Sox)
1959 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 45 22 23 .489 6.0 184 218 -34 L1 10-13 12-10 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 43 21 22 .488 6.0 225 224 1 W1 7-15 14-7 6 6 9 -- dnq
1959 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 43 19 24 .442 8.0 206 198 8 W1 10-13 9-11 7 7 13 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 43 16 27 .372 11.0 188 232 -44 L1 6-17 10-10 8 8 16 -- dnq
16 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Gene Baker -- Hist Released by Pirates
Al Neiger Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as amateur free agent
2 record(s)