Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Thursday August 15,1957This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

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.

1957 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 1957-08-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees6Boston Red Sox3BoxBob TurleyWillard NixonBob Grim
Chicago White Sox4Cleveland Indians5BoxDon MossiJack Harshman(none)
Detroit Tigers2Kansas City Athletics7BoxJack UrbanJim BunningTom Morgan
St. Louis Cardinals1Chicago Cubs4BoxMoe DrabowskySam Jones(none)
Milwaukee Braves8Cincinnati Reds1BoxWarren SpahnHal Jeffcoat(none)
Brooklyn Dodgers4New York Giants9BoxRamon MonzantDon DrysdaleAl Worthington

Standings as of 1957-08-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1137439.655--54140114040-1834-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I412417.585
223Chicago White Sox1136845.6026.051640910732-2236-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park412219.537
338Boston Red Sox1065551.51915.55114575423-2632-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park482721.563
449Baltimore Orioles1135756.50417.04444281625-3030-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium391920.487
5510Detroit Tigers1135558.48719.0427460-3323-3632-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium412318.561
6611Cleveland Indians1145460.47420.5487541-5425-3129-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium392217.564
7713Kansas City Athletics1084266.38929.5413489-7617-4125-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium451728.378
8815Washington Senators I1144272.36832.5453607-15420-3822-34L5T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium401327.325
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves1147143.623--57044912137-2134-22W10T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium402416.600
224St. Louis Cardinals1136350.5587.55254923331-2132-29L9T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park412417.585
335Brooklyn Dodgers1146351.5538.05014247732-2831-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field402119.525
446Cincinnati Reds1136152.5409.5562556628-2733-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field411922.463
557Philadelphia Phillies1156055.52211.5471482-1131-2928-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium391722.436
6612New York Giants1024458.43121.0427477-5024-3020-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds522527.481
7714Chicago Cubs973760.38125.5371441-7016-3220-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field572532.439
8816Pittsburgh Pirates1003565.35029.0361467-10613-3422-31W4T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field542727.500