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Tuesday, August 21,1956

Tuesday, August 21,1956

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PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
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  • 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 gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1956 reg season Aug 21,1956 Kansas City Athletics  3  Baltimore Orioles  4  box | pbp Memorial Stadium George Zuverink Tom Gorman -- 7,336 2:50
1956 reg season Aug 21,1956 Cleveland Indians  3  New York Yankees  0  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Herb Score Don Larsen -- 39,187 2:50
1956 reg season Aug 21,1956 Detroit Tigers  8  Washington Senators I  3  box | pbp Griffith Stadium Steve Gromek Bunky Stewart -- 3,264 3:00
1956 reg season Aug 21,1956 Philadelphia Phillies  4  Chicago Cubs  6  box | pbp Wrigley Field Sam Jones Robin Roberts Turk Lown 6,750 2:27
1956 reg season Aug 21,1956 Pittsburgh Pirates  4  Cincinnati Reds  7  box | pbp Crosley Field Hersh Freeman Howie Pollet -- 8,267 2:17
1956 reg season Aug 21,1956 New York Giants  3  Milwaukee Braves  5  box | pbp County Stadium Bob Buhl Ruben Gomez -- 17,326 1:54
1956 reg season Aug 21,1956 New York Giants  2  Milwaukee Braves  6  box | pbp County Stadium Gene Conley Joe Margoneri -- 34,770 2:20
1956 reg season Aug 21,1956 Brooklyn Dodgers  2  St. Louis Cardinals  1  box | pbp Sportsman's Park III Carl Erskine Herm Wehmeier Don Bessent 22,429 2:37
8 record(s)