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Wednesday June 29,1955This date in baseball
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Top1955 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALDetroit Tigers8Chicago White Sox2Boxscore - PBP99,6082:12Billy HoeftHarry ByrdBilly Hoeft (8-3)Harry Byrd (5-3)-Bucky HarrisMarty MarionComiskey Park
ALKansas City Athletics12Cleveland Indians4Boxscore - PBP911,5352:50Bobby ShantzBob FellerBobby Shantz (4-6)Bob Feller (2-4)Tom Gorman (7)Lou BoudreauAl LopezCleveland Stadium
ALBaltimore Orioles2New York Yankees9Boxscore - PBP902:49Saul RogovinBob TurleyBob Turley (10-6)Saul Rogovin (1-8)-Paul RichardsCasey StengelYankee Stadium I
ALBaltimore Orioles3New York Yankees7Boxscore - PBP911,1782:15Erv PalicaJohnny KucksTom Morgan (5-0)Ray Moore (2-6)Jim Konstanty (7)Paul RichardsCasey StengelYankee Stadium I
ALBoston Red Sox7Washington Senators I5Boxscore - PBP93,6682:14Ike DelockCamilo PascualIke Delock (6-4)Camilo Pascual (2-6)-Pinky HigginsChuck DressenGriffith Stadium
NLNew York Giants6Brooklyn Dodgers1Boxscore - PBP924,6782:30Ruben GomezClem LabineRuben Gomez (4-3)Clem Labine (6-1)-Leo DurocherWalter AlstonEbbets Field
NLPittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies6Boxscore - PBP94,9192:02Dick LittlefieldRon NegrayRon Negray (2-0)Dick Littlefield (2-5)-Fred HaneyMayo SmithShibe Park
NLCincinnati Reds5St. Louis Cardinals9Boxscore - PBP902:48Rudy MinarcinTom PoholskyFrank Smith (3-0)Rudy Minarcin (4-4)-Birdie TebbettsHarry WalkerSportsman's Park
NLChicago Cubs1Milwaukee Braves14Boxscore - PBP935,1352:38Howie PolletLew Burdette-Stan HackCharlie GrimmCounty Stadium
9 Games on this date

Standings at end of 1955 season.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Joe BroviaH33.131Traded by Oakland (PCL) to Reds for Sal Yvars, Clint Hartung and Cash. 
Ted GrayP30.180Released by Indians. 
Clint HartungP32.323Traded by Reds with Sal Yvars and Cash to Oakland (PCL) for Joe Brovia. 
Sal YvarsC31.130Traded by Reds with Clint Hartung and Cash to Oakland (PCL) for Joe Brovia.