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Tuesday April 16,1957This date in baseball
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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.

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Games on 1957-04-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox4Baltimore Orioles2BoxTom BrewerBill WightIke Delock
Chicago White Sox3Cleveland Indians2BoxBilly PierceHerb Score(none)
Detroit Tigers1Kansas City Athletics2BoxTom MorganFrank Lary(none)
Washington Senators I1New York Yankees2BoxWhitey FordChuck Stobbs(none)
Milwaukee Braves4Chicago Cubs1BoxWarren SpahnBob Rush(none)
St. Louis Cardinals13Cincinnati Reds4BoxHerm WehmeierJohnny Klippstein(none)
Brooklyn Dodgers7Philadelphia Phillies6BoxClem LabineRobin Roberts(none)
New York Giants2Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxBob FriendJohnny Antonelli(none)

Standings as of 1957-04-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox1101.000--4221-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1538172.529
444Kansas City Athletics1101.000--2110-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1525894.382
223Chicago White Sox1101.000--3211-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1538964.582
337New York Yankees1101.000--2110-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1539756.634
558Baltimore Orioles211.5000.5910-11-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1507575.500
8814Washington Senators I202.0001.579-20-10-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1525597.362
7710Detroit Tigers101.0001.012-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Walter BriggsBriggs Stadium1537875.510
6611Cleveland Indians101.0001.023-10-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium1527676.500
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
116St. Louis Cardinals1101.000--13491-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park1538667.562
225Brooklyn Dodgers1101.000--7611-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field1538370.542
332Milwaukee Braves1101.000--4131-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1539459.614
5512Cincinnati Reds101.0001.0413-90-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1538073.523
4413Chicago Cubs101.0001.014-30-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1536291.405
669Philadelphia Phillies101.0001.067-10-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1537776.503
7715Pittsburgh Pirates000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1546292.403
8816New York Giants000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds1546985.448


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ray Jablonski3B30.120Traded by Cubs with Ray Katt to Giants for Bob Lennon and Dick Littlefield. 
Ray KattC29.343Traded by Cubs with Ray Jablonski to Giants for Bob Lennon and Dick Littlefield. 
Bob LennonOF28.213Traded by Giants with Dick Littlefield to Cubs for Ray Katt and Ray Jablonski. 
Dick LittlefieldP31.029Traded by Giants with Bob Lennon to Cubs for Ray Katt and Ray Jablonski. 
Sam MeleOF34.085Released by Indians.