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Tuesday, July 21,1959

Tuesday, July 21,1959

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1959 reg season Jul 21,1959 Boston Red Sox  1  Chicago White Sox  2  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Dick Donovan Tom Brewer -- 28,534 2:27
1959 reg season Jul 21,1959 New York Yankees  1  Cleveland Indians  5  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Cal McLish Bobby Shantz -- 46,912 2:15
1959 reg season Jul 21,1959 Washington Senators I  1  Detroit Tigers  8  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Paul Foytack Bill Fischer -- 23,075 2:13
1959 reg season Jul 21,1959 Baltimore Orioles  1  Kansas City Athletics  8  box | pbp Municipal Stadium Bud Daley Milt Pappas -- 10,134 2:08
1959 reg season Jul 21,1959 Cincinnati Reds  12  Milwaukee Braves  2  box | pbp County Stadium Don Newcombe Lew Burdette -- 24,447 2:33
1959 reg season Jul 21,1959 Philadelphia Phillies  4  Pittsburgh Pirates  2  box | pbp Forbes Field Robin Roberts Bob Friend -- 25,960 1:56
1959 reg season Jul 21,1959 Los Angeles Dodgers  1  San Francisco Giants  0  box | pbp Seals Stadium Roger Craig Sam Jones -- 22,252 2:12
1959 reg season Jul 21,1959 Chicago Cubs  8  St. Louis Cardinals  2  box | pbp Sportsman's Park III Art Ceccarelli Larry Jackson -- 25,585 2:40
8 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1959 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 89 51 38 .573 0.0 431 367 64 W2 30-18 21-20 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 91 52 39 .571 0.0 397 396 1 W1 28-20 23-20 2 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1959 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 92 48 44 .522 4.5 343 380 -37 L1 22-18 26-26 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 92 46 46 .500 6.5 413 394 19 L1 24-24 22-22 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 91 43 48 .473 9.0 403 416 -13 L2 20-20 23-28 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 94 44 50 .468 9.5 434 463 -29 W1 23-29 22-20 6 6 12 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 89 40 49 .449 11.0 400 410 -10 W2 21-26 19-23 7 7 14 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 90 40 50 .444 11.5 434 429 5 L2 17-24 23-26 8 8 15 -- dnq
1959 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 93 52 41 .559 0.0 430 360 70 L3 30-21 22-20 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 96 53 43 .552 0.5 443 423 20 W2 27-25 26-18 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (White Sox)
1959 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 86 46 40 .535 2.5 388 363 25 L7 20-24 25-17 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 94 48 46 .511 4.5 399 433 -34 L1 20-22 28-24 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 88 44 44 .500 5.5 371 374 -3 W1 23-21 21-23 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 93 46 47 .495 6.0 440 434 6 L1 20-26 26-21 6 6 10 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 91 41 50 .451 10.0 463 457 6 W2 18-29 23-21 7 7 13 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 91 36 55 .396 15.0 353 443 -90 W2 11-29 25-26 8 8 16 -- dnq
16 record(s)
Transactions
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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.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Bobby Avila Milwaukee Braves Hist Claimed on waivers from Red Sox by Braves
1 record(s)