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Thursday August 1,1957This date in baseball
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Games on 1957-08-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers7Boston Red Sox5BoxDuke MaasMike FornielesFrank Lary
Chicago White Sox4Washington Senators I5BoxChuck StobbsBill FischerTex Clevenger
Brooklyn Dodgers12Chicago Cubs3BoxSandy KoufaxTom Poholsky(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3Cincinnati Reds4BoxJohnny KlippsteinCurt SimmonsTom Acker
New York Giants0St. Louis Cardinals8BoxSam JonesJohnny Antonelli(none)

Standings as of 1957-08-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees996534.657--48435313136-1629-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I553322.600
222Chicago White Sox1006139.6104.54313508129-1932-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park542925.537
338Boston Red Sox934845.51614.04583986022-2426-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park613427.557
4410Cleveland Indians995049.50515.0431465-3422-2628-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium542628.481
559Detroit Tigers995049.50515.0379397-1819-2931-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium552827.509
6611Baltimore Orioles1014853.47518.0392388423-3023-25L4T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium512823.549
7713Kansas City Athletics933558.37627.0352417-6512-3523-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium602436.400
8814Washington Senators I1023666.35330.5408567-15917-3419-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium521933.365
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113St. Louis Cardinals1006040.600--4964247231-1829-22W6T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park542727.500
224Milwaukee Braves1026042.5881.04774156231-2129-21W4T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium523517.673
335Brooklyn Dodgers1005842.5802.04493559428-2230-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field542628.481
446Cincinnati Reds1005644.5604.05014683328-2428-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field542430.444
557Philadelphia Phillies1045747.5485.04444311328-2328-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium502030.400
6612New York Giants883553.39819.0350425-7519-2716-26L5T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds663432.515
7715Pittsburgh Pirates893059.33724.5319428-10911-3119-28L5T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field653233.492
8816Chicago Cubs852857.32924.5313403-9013-2914-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field693435.493


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Johnny GrothOF31.009Purchased by Tigers from Athletics.