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Friday, September 4,1959

Friday, September 4,1959

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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.
Games on this date
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  • 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.
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  • 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 gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1959 reg season Sep 4,1959 Cleveland Indians  2  Chicago White Sox  3  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Early Wynn Jim Perry Gerry Staley 45,510 2:20
1959 reg season Sep 4,1959 Kansas City Athletics  2  Detroit Tigers  9  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Don Mossi Bud Daley -- 4,811 2:34
1959 reg season Sep 4,1959 Baltimore Orioles  3  New York Yankees  0  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Milt Pappas Ralph Terry -- 17,335 2:15
1959 reg season Sep 4,1959 Boston Red Sox  3  Washington Senators I  4  box | pbp Griffith Stadium Tex Clevenger Frank Sullivan Dick Hyde 4,960 2:38
1959 reg season Sep 4,1959 Milwaukee Braves  4  Cincinnati Reds  1  box | pbp Crosley Field Warren Spahn Bob Purkey -- 19,524 2:15
1959 reg season Sep 4,1959 Pittsburgh Pirates  0  Philadelphia Phillies  3  box | pbp Shibe Park Jim Owens Harvey Haddix -- 13,136 2:24
1959 reg season Sep 4,1959 Chicago Cubs  2  San Francisco Giants  1  box | pbp Seals Stadium Glen Hobbie Jack Sanford -- 22,850 2:45
7 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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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.
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 -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 135 84 51 .622 0.0 585 523 62 W3 39-26 43-27 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1959 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 132 76 56 .576 6.5 628 551 77 L1 37-25 39-31 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 134 67 67 .500 16.5 637 628 9 W1 30-34 38-32 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 135 67 68 .496 17.0 602 575 27 L1 37-38 30-30 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 132 65 67 .492 17.5 481 542 -61 W3 32-35 32-33 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 134 62 72 .463 21.5 632 617 15 L4 30-41 32-31 6 6 13 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 130 58 72 .446 23.5 575 618 -43 L6 22-35 36-37 7 7 14 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 134 54 80 .403 29.5 536 622 -86 W1 28-44 26-36 8 8 16 -- dnq
1959 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 134 75 59 .560 0.0 620 534 86 L1 40-32 35-27 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 134 73 61 .545 2.0 607 591 16 L1 35-34 38-27 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (White Sox)
1959 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 125 67 58 .536 3.5 575 511 64 W1 28-33 38-26 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 131 67 64 .511 6.5 563 580 -17 L3 26-37 41-27 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 134 65 69 .485 10.0 678 640 38 L1 25-37 40-32 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 127 61 66 .480 10.5 553 568 -15 W1 32-36 29-30 6 6 11 -- dnq
1959 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 136 63 73 .463 13.0 573 638 -65 W1 27-42 36-31 7 7 12 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 137 58 79 .423 18.5 546 653 -107 W3 23-42 34-38 8 8 15 -- dnq
16 record(s)