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Saturday, September 5,1959

Saturday, September 5,1959

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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.
Games on this date
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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.
year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1959 reg season Sep 5,1959 Cleveland Indians  6  Chicago White Sox  5  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Cal McLish Bob Shaw Gary Bell 26,920 2:52
1959 reg season Sep 5,1959 Kansas City Athletics  4  Detroit Tigers  5  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jim Bunning Bob Grim Pete Burnside 7,612 2:33
1959 reg season Sep 5,1959 Baltimore Orioles  2  New York Yankees  3  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ryne Duren Hoyt Wilhelm -- 17,009 2:21
1959 reg season Sep 5,1959 Boston Red Sox  2  Washington Senators I  14  box | pbp Griffith Stadium Camilo Pascual Bill Monbouquette -- 4,283 2:21
1959 reg season Sep 5,1959 Milwaukee Braves  1  Cincinnati Reds  5  box | pbp Crosley Field Jay Hook Bob Rush -- 7,359 2:17
1959 reg season Sep 5,1959 Pittsburgh Pirates  7  Philadelphia Phillies  6  box | pbp Shibe Park Erwin Cooledge Porterfiel Turk Farrell Bennie Daniels 5,993 2:44
1959 reg season Sep 5,1959 St. Louis Cardinals  2  San Francisco Giants  3  box | pbp Seals Stadium Johnny Antonelli Vinegar Bend Mizell -- 20,829 1:58
7 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
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 136 84 52 .618 0.0 590 529 61 L1 39-26 43-28 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1959 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 133 77 56 .579 5.5 634 556 78 W1 38-25 39-31 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 135 68 67 .504 15.5 642 632 10 W2 30-34 39-32 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 136 68 68 .500 16.0 605 577 28 W1 37-38 31-30 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 133 65 68 .489 17.5 483 545 -62 L1 32-36 32-33 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1959 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 135 62 73 .459 21.5 634 631 3 L5 30-42 32-31 6 6 13 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 131 58 73 .443 23.5 579 623 -44 L7 22-36 36-37 7 7 14 -- dnq
1959 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 135 55 80 .407 28.5 550 624 -74 W2 28-44 27-36 8 8 16 -- dnq
1959 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 135 76 59 .563 0.0 623 536 87 W1 40-32 36-27 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 134 73 61 .545 2.5 607 591 16 L1 35-34 38-27 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (White Sox)
1959 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 126 67 59 .532 4.5 576 516 60 L1 28-34 38-26 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 132 68 64 .515 6.5 570 586 -16 W1 27-37 41-27 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 135 66 69 .489 10.0 683 641 42 W1 25-37 41-32 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1959 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 127 61 66 .480 11.0 553 568 -15 W1 32-36 29-30 6 6 11 -- dnq
1959 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 137 63 74 .460 14.0 575 641 -66 L1 27-43 36-31 7 7 12 -- dnq
1959 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 138 58 80 .420 19.5 552 660 -108 L1 23-42 34-39 8 8 15 -- dnq
16 record(s)