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Friday May 3,1957This 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 1957-05-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators I6Chicago White Sox11BoxGerry StaleyRuss Kemmerer(none)
Boston Red Sox0Detroit Tigers6BoxPaul FoytackFrank Sullivan(none)
New York Yankees8Kansas City Athletics5BoxDon LarsenRip Coleman(none)
St. Louis Cardinals0Brooklyn Dodgers6BoxDon NewcombeTom Cheney(none)
Cincinnati Reds11New York Giants10BoxRaul SanchezPete Burnside(none)
Chicago Cubs6Philadelphia Phillies9BoxTurk FarrellJackie CollumJim Hearn
Milwaukee Braves8Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxRed MurffRoy FaceWarren Spahn

Standings as of 1957-05-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago White Sox13112.846--7340333-18-1W5T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1417962.560
224New York Yankees1495.6432.56348156-33-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1408951.636
336Cleveland Indians1376.5384.04553-83-34-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium1406971.493
448Boston Red Sox1477.5004.56263-15-42-3L4T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1407565.536
559Kansas City Athletics1578.4675.0747222-35-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1385286.377
6611Detroit Tigers1679.4385.5626022-55-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1387167.514
7713Baltimore Orioles1569.4006.06172-113-73-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1377067.511
8814Washington Senators I18513.2788.576108-321-84-5L5T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1365086.368
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Braves14122.857--7045257-15-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1408357.593
223Brooklyn Dodgers14104.7142.06647192-28-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field1407466.529
335St. Louis Cardinals1376.5384.5696366-21-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park1418061.567
447Cincinnati Reds1587.5334.58283-16-32-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1397267.518
5510Philadelphia Phillies1578.4675.5797722-35-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1397069.504
6612New York Giants1468.4296.06471-72-34-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds1406377.450
7715Pittsburgh Pirates13310.2318.54765-181-52-5L4T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1415982.418
8816Chicago Cubs14311.2149.05581-263-80-3L8T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1405981.421