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Thursday May 30,1957This 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 1957-05-30

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles6Boston Red Sox7BoxBob PorterfieldGeorge Zuverink(none)
Baltimore Orioles5Boston Red Sox16BoxDave SislerMike Fornieles(none)
Cleveland Indians4Chicago White Sox6BoxDick DonovanBud Daley(none)
Cleveland Indians1Chicago White Sox2BoxBilly PierceMike Garcia(none)
Kansas City Athletics5Detroit Tigers6BoxLou SleaterWally Burnette(none)
Kansas City Athletics2Detroit Tigers3BoxPaul FoytackArnie Portocarrero(none)
New York Yankees1Washington Senators I5BoxCamilo PascualAl CicotteBud Byerly
New York Yankees9Washington Senators I0BoxBobby ShantzTed Abernathy(none)
Chicago Cubs2Milwaukee Braves5BoxRay CroneDick Drott(none)
Chicago Cubs4Milwaukee Braves2BoxDon ElstonTaylor PhillipsTurk Lown
Philadelphia Phillies2New York Giants1BoxCurt SimmonsRuben Gomez(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1New York Giants8BoxCurt BarclayDon Cardwell(none)
Brooklyn Dodgers4Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxSal MaglieVern LawClem Labine
Brooklyn Dodgers1Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxBob PurkeySandy Koufax(none)
Cincinnati Reds2St. Louis Cardinals7BoxWillard SchmidtJoe Nuxhall(none)
Cincinnati Reds7St. Louis Cardinals3BoxTom AckerVinegar Bend MizellHersh Freeman

Standings as of 1957-05-30

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox372512.676--1581114713-412-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1176552.556
224New York Yankees382315.6052.51751363914-89-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1167541.647
336Cleveland Indians382216.5793.5148153-510-812-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium1155461.470
448Detroit Tigers402119.5255.5164143218-1013-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1145757.500
559Boston Red Sox402020.5006.5187183412-78-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1146252.544
6611Kansas City Athletics401723.4259.516316306-1711-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1134271.372
7713Baltimore Orioles401624.40010.5167181-146-138-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1126052.536
8814Washington Senators I431429.32614.0162254-925-179-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1114170.369
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds402614.650--2321933916-510-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1145460.474
223Brooklyn Dodgers372314.6221.51671303711-812-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field1176156.521
335Milwaukee Braves392316.5902.51771512612-911-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1157243.626
447Philadelphia Phillies402218.5504.0196188811-911-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1145559.482
5510St. Louis Cardinals371819.4866.5197191611-67-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park1176948.590
6612New York Giants351421.4009.5147188-416-98-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds1195564.462
7715Chicago Cubs311021.32311.5119162-435-134-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1235271.423
8816Pittsburgh Pirates331023.30312.5123155-324-116-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1215269.430


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jim FridleyOF32.266Purchased by Dodgers from Yankees.