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Wednesday, September 9,1959

Wednesday, September 9,1959

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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 1959-09-09 Cleveland Indians 3 Baltimore Orioles 2 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jack Harshman Milt Pappas -- 0 2:15
1959 reg season 1959-09-09 Cleveland Indians 4 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Perry Hal Brown -- 12,172 2:16
1959 reg season 1959-09-09 Detroit Tigers 3 Boston Red Sox 1 box | pbp Fenway Park Jim Bunning Frank Sullivan -- 13,406 2:55
1959 reg season 1959-09-09 Kansas City Athletics 0 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Art Ditmar Johnny Kucks Whitey Ford 11,980 1:36
1959 reg season 1959-09-09 Chicago White Sox 5 Washington Senators I 1 box | pbp Griffith Stadium Bob Shaw Tex Clevenger -- 9,616 2:19
1959 reg season 1959-09-09 Cincinnati Reds 4 Chicago Cubs 2 box | pbp Wrigley Field Bob Purkey Glen Hobbie Brooks Lawrence 0 2:53
1959 reg season 1959-09-09 Cincinnati Reds 7 Chicago Cubs 2 box | pbp Wrigley Field Joe Nuxhall Dave Hillman -- 5,552 1:38
1959 reg season 1959-09-09 Philadelphia Phillies 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Don Drysdale Taylor Phillips -- 13,877 1:59
1959 reg season 1959-09-09 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Milwaukee Braves 5 box | pbp County Stadium Warren Spahn Ernie Broglio -- 19,888 2:31
1959 reg season 1959-09-09 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 San Francisco Giants 7 box | pbp Seals Stadium Jack Sanford Harvey Haddix Stu Miller 22,768 2:28
10 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 -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 141 88 53 .624 0.0 614 542 72 W4 40-26 46-29 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1959 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 138 82 56 .594 4.5 664 579 85 W6 41-25 41-31 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 139 70 69 .504 17.0 671 660 11 W1 31-36 40-32 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 139 69 70 .496 18.0 617 594 23 W1 37-39 32-31 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 138 67 71 .486 19.5 499 564 -65 L3 33-36 33-36 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 138 64 74 .464 22.5 649 639 10 L1 31-42 33-32 6 6 12 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 136 58 78 .426 27.5 595 652 -57 L12 22-41 36-37 7 7 14 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 139 56 83 .403 31.0 560 639 -79 L1 29-45 27-38 8 8 16 -- dnq
1959 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 138 78 60 .565 0.0 634 541 93 W2 40-32 38-28 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 130 71 59 .546 3.0 596 523 73 W4 29-34 41-26 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 138 75 63 .543 3.0 618 600 18 W2 35-34 40-29 3 3 5 Yes Won World Series (White Sox)
1959 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 136 68 68 .500 9.0 575 604 -29 L4 27-41 41-27 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 139 68 71 .489 10.5 700 657 43 W2 27-37 41-34 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 132 63 69 .477 12.0 566 589 -23 L3 34-37 29-32 6 6 11 -- dnq
1959 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 140 64 76 .457 15.0 581 650 -69 L2 28-45 36-31 7 7 13 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 141 60 81 .426 19.5 560 666 -106 L1 24-43 35-39 8 8 15 -- dnq
16 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Art Shamsky Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Chuck Tanner Cleveland Indians Hist Sold by Boston Red Sox to Cleveland Indians
2 record(s)