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Sunday, August 5,1956

Sunday, August 5,1956

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1956 reg season Aug 5,1956 Baltimore Orioles  5  Chicago White Sox  4  box | pbp Comiskey Park I George Zuverink Dixie Howell Billy Loes 0 3:03
1956 reg season Aug 5,1956 Baltimore Orioles  7  Chicago White Sox  2  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Ray Moore Jim Wilson -- 10,964 2:59
1956 reg season Aug 5,1956 Boston Red Sox  2  Cleveland Indians  1  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dave Sisler Bob Lemon -- 28,924 2:05
1956 reg season Aug 5,1956 New York Yankees  5  Detroit Tigers  8  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jim Bunning Tom Sturdivant Al Aber 30,310 3:00
1956 reg season Aug 5,1956 Washington Senators I  10  Kansas City Athletics  4  box | pbp Municipal Stadium Chuck Stobbs Troy Herriage -- 8,281 2:42
1956 reg season Aug 5,1956 St. Louis Cardinals  0  Brooklyn Dodgers  7  box | pbp Ebbets Field Sal Maglie Murry Dickson -- 0 2:01
1956 reg season Aug 5,1956 St. Louis Cardinals  3  Brooklyn Dodgers  5  box | pbp Ebbets Field Ed Roebuck Willard Schmidt -- 16,350 2:40
1956 reg season Aug 5,1956 Milwaukee Braves  5  Pittsburgh Pirates  1  box | pbp Forbes Field Gene Conley Ron Kline Ernie Johnson 0 2:19
1956 reg season Aug 5,1956 Milwaukee Braves  5  Pittsburgh Pirates  0  box | pbp Forbes Field Lew Burdette Bob Friend -- 18,004 1:25
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