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Wednesday, July 29,1959

Wednesday, July 29,1959

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • 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.
year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1959 reg season 1959-07-29 New York Yankees 4 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I -- 43,599 1:45
1959 reg season 1959-07-29 Boston Red Sox 4 Cleveland Indians 1 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Al Schroll Cal McLish -- 14,591 2:28
1959 reg season 1959-07-29 Baltimore Orioles 5 Detroit Tigers 1 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jerry Walker Paul Foytack Milt Pappas 5,812 2:09
1959 reg season 1959-07-29 Washington Senators I 4 Kansas City Athletics 5 box | pbp Municipal Stadium John Tsitouris Bill Fischer Bob Grim 12,380 2:22
1959 reg season 1959-07-29 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Cincinnati Reds 9 box | pbp Crosley Field Joe Nuxhall Larry Jackson -- 8,909 2:34
1959 reg season 1959-07-29 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Roger Craig Vern Law -- 24,324 2:09
1959 reg season 1959-07-29 Chicago Cubs 5 Milwaukee Braves 8 box | pbp County Stadium Lew Burdette Dave Hillman Don McMahon 21,236 2:37
1959 reg season 1959-07-29 Philadelphia Phillies 3 San Francisco Giants 1 box | pbp Seals Stadium Don Cardwell Johnny Antonelli -- 10,865 2:01
8 record(s)
Standings on this date
*Reload page to restore grid
Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • 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.
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 -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 98 58 40 .592 0.0 419 415 4 L1 28-20 28-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1959 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 99 57 42 .576 1.5 480 404 76 L2 30-18 27-24 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 101 51 50 .505 8.5 370 415 -45 W1 25-24 26-26 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 97 48 49 .495 9.5 444 432 12 W10 21-26 27-23 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 99 48 51 .485 10.5 444 428 16 L3 26-29 22-22 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 102 49 53 .480 11.0 475 491 -16 L1 23-29 27-23 6 6 10 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 98 43 55 .439 15.0 461 455 6 W2 20-29 23-26 7 7 14 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 100 43 57 .430 16.0 424 477 -53 L11 20-29 23-28 8 8 15 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 103 57 46 .553 0.0 472 445 27 W3 27-25 30-21 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (White Sox)
1959 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 100 55 45 .550 0.5 456 385 71 L4 30-21 25-24 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 93 51 42 .548 1.0 413 381 32 L1 20-24 30-19 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 94 48 46 .511 4.5 403 397 6 W3 27-23 21-23 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 101 48 53 .475 8.0 410 469 -59 L8 20-28 28-25 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 101 48 53 .475 8.0 459 479 -20 L4 22-32 26-21 6 6 12 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 100 46 54 .460 9.5 507 489 18 W3 19-30 27-24 7 7 13 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 98 42 56 .429 12.5 386 461 -75 W3 17-30 25-26 8 8 16 -- dnq
16 record(s)