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Friday, September 18,1959

Friday, September 18,1959

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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 1959-09-18 Detroit Tigers 0 Chicago White Sox 1 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Bob Shaw Jim Bunning -- 37,352 2:12
1959 reg season 1959-09-18 Cleveland Indians 11 Kansas City Athletics 2 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Jim Perry Bud Daley -- 6,943 2:26
1959 reg season 1959-09-18 Boston Red Sox 6 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Frank Baumann Duke Maas Mike Fornieles 15,556 2:25
1959 reg season 1959-09-18 Baltimore Orioles 3 Washington Senators I 5 box | pbp Griffith Stadium Bill Fischer Jerry Walker -- 2,241 2:02
1959 reg season 1959-09-18 Philadelphia Phillies 4 Chicago Cubs 5 box | pbp Wrigley Field Dave Hillman Bob Bowman -- 971 2:45
5 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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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 150 92 58 .613 0.0 634 571 63 W1 43-31 47-29 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1959 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 147 85 62 .578 5.5 701 609 92 W1 44-31 41-31 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 148 74 74 .500 17.0 656 622 34 L1 37-39 37-35 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 147 72 75 .490 18.5 686 690 -4 L1 33-42 40-32 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 148 72 76 .486 19.0 531 597 -66 L2 33-37 38-40 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 146 70 76 .479 20.0 689 668 21 W4 32-42 38-34 6 6 12 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 145 62 83 .428 27.5 632 703 -71 L1 26-45 36-38 7 7 14 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 147 62 85 .422 28.5 593 662 -69 W1 29-45 33-40 8 8 15 -- dnq
1959 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 146 82 64 .562 0.0 674 566 108 W1 40-32 42-32 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 138 76 62 .551 2.0 638 557 81 L1 31-36 44-27 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 146 80 66 .548 2.0 652 629 23 W1 35-34 45-32 3 3 5 Yes Won World Series (White Sox)
1959 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 143 72 71 .503 8.5 600 625 -25 W1 31-44 41-27 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 148 72 76 .486 11.0 741 705 36 L1 31-42 41-34 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 141 68 73 .482 11.5 603 623 -20 W1 34-37 34-36 6 6 11 -- dnq
1959 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 146 66 80 .452 16.0 598 682 -84 L1 29-48 37-32 7 7 13 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 148 62 86 .419 21.0 575 694 -119 L1 26-48 35-39 8 8 16 -- dnq
16 record(s)