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Saturday August 18,1956This date in baseball
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John Shoemaker celebrated a birthday on this date.
Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

1956 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
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Games on 1956-08-18

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees4Baltimore Orioles1BoxTom SturdivantHal Brown(none)
New York Yankees6Baltimore Orioles2BoxBob TurleyErv Palica(none)
Washington Senators I9Boston Red Sox7BoxDean StoneGeorge SusceBud Byerly
Detroit Tigers1Chicago White Sox2BoxBob KeeganPaul Foytack(none)
Kansas City Athletics1Cleveland Indians8BoxEarly WynnLou Kretlow(none)
Milwaukee Braves4Cincinnati Reds13BoxHal JeffcoatRay Crone(none)
Brooklyn Dodgers9Philadelphia Phillies2BoxSal MaglieHarvey Haddix(none)
Chicago Cubs8St. Louis Cardinals1BoxMoe DrabowskyWillard SchmidtTurk Lown
Pittsburgh Pirates9New York Giants1BoxBob FriendRuben Gomez(none)

Standings at end of 1956 season.

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