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MLB Games on Sunday May 5, 1957

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL4Chicago White SoxAL2Box | PBP90Comiskey ParkDay2:18Bobby ShantzBilly Pierce---Mantle
New York YankeesAL3Chicago White SoxAL0Box | PBP941,304Comiskey ParkDay2:15Johnny KucksJack Harshman------
Boston Red SoxAL5Cleveland IndiansAL1Box | PBP90Cleveland Municipal StadiumDay2:32Willard NixonBob Lemon------
Boston Red SoxAL4Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP912,454Cleveland Municipal StadiumDay2:17Dave SislerMike GarciaIke DelockJensen
Baltimore OriolesAL1Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP914,329Briggs StadiumDay2:15Frank LaryConnie Johnson---Kuenn
Washington Senators IAL2Kansas City AthleticsAL7Box | PBP911,462Municipal StadiumDay2:00Tom MorganCamilo Pascual------
Milwaukee BravesNL10Brooklyn DodgersNL7Box | PBP926,599Ebbets FieldDay:00Ernie JohnsonRene Valdes---Aaron, Campanella
St. Louis CardinalsNL8Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP90Connie Mack StadiumDay2:26Lloyd MerrittBob Miller------
St. Louis CardinalsNL2Philadelphia PhilliesNL0Box | PBP927,213Connie Mack StadiumDay2:18Sam JonesHarvey Haddix------
Cincinnati RedsNL6Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP90Forbes FieldNight2:28Brooks LawrenceLuis Arroyo---Clemente, Robinson
Cincinnati RedsNL7Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP923,629Forbes FieldDay2:23Don GrossBob Purkey---Bell, Foiles
Chicago CubsNL8New York GiantsNL3Box | PBP100Polo GroundsNight3:19Dick DrottGordon Jones------
Chicago CubsNL2New York GiantsNL6Box | PBP99,765Polo GroundsNight2:24Joe MargoneriMoe Drabowsky------
13 record(s)
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Sunday, May 05, 1957

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -112New York Yankees17125.706-7352219-33-21378651.628
AL -224Chicago White Sox16115.6880.57750273-18-41387959.572
AL -337Boston Red Sox1798.5293.0737217-52-31377364.533
AL -448Kansas City Athletics1798.5293.08976132-37-51365086.368
AL -5510Cleveland Indians1688.5003.55464-103-35-51376869.496
AL -669Detroit Tigers1899.5003.5686172-57-41366967.507
AL -7713Baltimore Orioles17611.3536.06278-163-93-21357065.519
AL -8815Washington Senators I20515.2508.580123-431-104-51345084.373
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111Milwaukee Braves16133.813-8053278-25-11388256.594
NL -223Brooklyn Dodgers16115.6882.07759182-29-31387365.529
NL -335Cincinnati Reds18117.6113.010090109-32-41366967.507
NL -446St. Louis Cardinals1697.5634.08171108-31-41387860.565
NL -5511Philadelphia Phillies18810.4446.08889-12-36-71366967.507
NL -6612New York Giants1569.4006.56676-102-34-61396376.453
NL -7714Pittsburgh Pirates16412.2509.05378-251-53-71385880.420
NL -8816Chicago Cubs15312.2009.55786-293-90-31395980.424
16 record(s)
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season