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Wednesday, January 1,1958

Wednesday, January 1,1958

Baseball on this Date

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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.
1957 Final Standings
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  • 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
1957 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 154 98 56 .636 0.0 723 534 189 L1 50-27 48-29 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Braves)
1957 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 155 90 65 .581 8.5 707 566 141 L2 45-33 45-32 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1957 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 144 74 70 .514 19.0 666 640 26 W1 34-37 40-33 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1957 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 153 78 75 .510 19.5 594 584 10 W4 34-42 42-35 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1957 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 154 78 76 .506 20.0 614 614 0 W1 33-44 45-32 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1957 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 151 74 77 .490 22.5 671 714 -43 W2 34-40 40-37 6 6 11 -- dnq
1957 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 141 56 85 .397 35.5 525 644 -119 L1 22-52 34-33 7 7 14 -- dnq
1957 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 152 54 98 .355 43.0 599 803 -204 L7 26-49 28-49 8 8 16 -- dnq
1957 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 155 95 60 .613 0.0 772 613 159 W1 50-27 45-33 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1957 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 154 87 67 .565 7.5 737 666 71 L3 45-32 42-35 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1957 NL -- Brooklyn Dodgers franchise | log 154 84 70 .545 10.5 690 591 99 L1 41-36 43-34 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1957 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 154 80 74 .519 14.5 747 781 -34 L1 35-42 45-32 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1957 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 156 78 78 .500 17.5 623 656 -33 W1 39-39 38-40 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1957 NL -- New York Giants franchise | log 132 57 75 .432 26.5 553 601 -48 L6 29-39 28-36 6 6 12 -- dnq
1957 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 136 55 81 .404 30.5 532 620 -88 W4 26-39 28-43 7 7 13 -- dnq
1957 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 135 52 83 .385 33.0 482 608 -126 W2 21-48 31-35 8 8 15 -- dnq
16 record(s)
Transactions
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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.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Max Alvis Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Rich Barry New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Norm Bass Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Beauchamp St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tom Borland Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as free agent by Boston Red Sox
Ron Brand Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Larry Brown Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Burda St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Illinois)
Cecil Butler Milwaukee Braves Hist Selected from Atlanta (Southern Association) by Milwaukee Braves in Minor League Draft
Galen Cisco Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Horace Clarke New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Chuck Coles Cincinnati Reds Hist Selected from Albuquerque (Western) by Cincinnati Reds in Minor League Draft
Charlie Dees San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Mike De la Hoz Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Dickson Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Doc Edwards Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (West Virginia HS)
Dick Egan Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Larry Elliot Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (California HS)
Chico Fernandez Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Eddie Fisher San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Oklahoma)
Larry Foster Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Doug Gallagher Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Pedro Gonzalez New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Tom Haller San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ron Herbel San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Rick Herrscher Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Southern Methodist)
Dennis Higgins Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Maryland HS)
Dick Howser Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dick Hughes St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Humphreys Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Hampden-Sydney)
Ken Hunt Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (BYU)
Charlie James St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Manny Jimenez Milwaukee Braves Hist Unknown transaction
Mack Jones Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Chris Krug St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jack Kubiszyn Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Alabama)
Jim Lawrence Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Lehew Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dick LeMay San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Michigan)
Don Lock New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Wichita State)
Ramon Lopez Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Cuba)
Hector Martinez Cleveland Indians Hist Unknown transaction
Al McBean Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Orlando McFarlane Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Cuba)
Jerry McNertney Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Minnie Mendoza -- Hist Released by Reds
Minnie Mendoza Washington Senators I Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1958-1958 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Pete Mikkelsen New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Moorhead Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Al Moran Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Buster Narum Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Chet Nichols -- Hist Released by Braves
Ron Nischwitz Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Ohio State)
Ed Olivares St. Louis Cardinals Hist Unknown transaction
John Papa Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Joe Pepitone New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (New York HS)
John Pregenzer Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Marshall Renfroe San Francisco Giants Hist Unknown transaction
Pete Richert Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Earl Robinson Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (California)
John Romonosky Washington Senators I Hist Unknown transaction
Vic Roznovsky Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Texas HS)
Chico Ruiz Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Cuba)
Ray Sadecki St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Sadowski St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Amado Samuel Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Don Schwall Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Johnnie Seale Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Diego Segui Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Cuba)
Mike Shannon St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Missouri)
Sonny Siebert Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Missouri)
George Smith Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as free agent by Detroit Tigers
Jim Snyder Philadelphia Phillies Hist Unknown transaction
Jose Tartabull San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Cuba)
Moe Thacker Chicago Cubs Hist Unknown transaction
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Tom Tresh New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Veale Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Freddie Velazquez San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Zoilo Versalles Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jose Vidal San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Pete Ward Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jack Warner Chicago Cubs Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Weaver Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Don Wert Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Fred Whitfield St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1958-1958 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Maury Wills Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Unknown transaction
Dooley Womack New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bobby Winkles -- Hist no draft record
88 record(s)