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Tuesday, September 8,1959

Tuesday, September 8,1959

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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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
1959 reg season 1959-09-08 Kansas City Athletics  2 Chicago White Sox  3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Early Wynn Bud Daley -- 28,238 2:19
1 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Tips/tools for using data gri ds:

  • 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 140 87 53 .621 0.0 609 541 68 W3 39-26 46-29 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1959 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 136 80 56 .588 5.0 657 576 81 W4 39-25 41-31 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 138 69 69 .500 17.0 668 659 9 L2 30-36 40-32 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 138 68 70 .493 18.0 613 594 19 L2 37-39 31-31 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 136 67 69 .493 18.0 496 557 -61 L1 33-36 33-34 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 137 64 73 .467 21.5 648 636 12 W2 31-42 33-31 6 6 12 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 135 58 77 .430 26.5 595 648 -53 L11 22-40 36-37 7 7 14 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 138 56 82 .406 30.0 559 634 -75 W1 29-45 27-37 8 8 16 -- dnq
1959 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 137 77 60 .562 0.0 627 539 88 W1 40-32 37-28 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 129 70 59 .543 3.0 591 520 71 W3 29-34 40-26 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 137 74 63 .540 3.0 617 600 17 W1 35-34 39-29 3 3 5 Yes Won World Series (White Sox)
1959 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 135 68 67 .504 8.0 573 597 -24 L3 27-40 41-27 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 130 63 67 .485 10.5 562 578 -16 L1 34-37 29-30 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 137 66 71 .482 11.0 689 653 36 L2 25-37 41-34 6 6 11 -- dnq
1959 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 139 64 75 .460 14.0 578 645 -67 L1 28-44 36-31 7 7 13 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 140 60 80 .429 18.5 560 665 -105 W2 24-42 35-39 8 8 15 -- dnq
16 record(s)