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MLB Games on Friday August 23, 1957

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL1Chicago White SoxAL4Box | PBP924,178Comiskey ParkNight2:20Billy PierceFrank Sullivan---Jensen
New York YankeesAL4Cleveland IndiansAL5Box | PBP1026,196Cleveland Municipal StadiumNight3:05Dick TomanekBob Grim---McDougald, Woodling
Washington Senators IAL4Detroit TigersAL13Box | PBP914,204Briggs StadiumNight2:23Duke MaasPedro Ramos---Courtney (2), Kaline, Maxwell
Baltimore OriolesAL2Kansas City AthleticsAL1Box | PBP129,540Municipal StadiumNight:00Connie JohnsonWally Burnette---Nieman
Milwaukee BravesNL2Brooklyn DodgersNL3Box | PBP921,945Ebbets FieldNight:00Don DrysdaleDon McMahon---Aaron
Chicago CubsNL2New York GiantsNL3Box | PBP164,148Polo GroundsNight4:14Stu MillerBob Rush------
St. Louis CardinalsNL2Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Box | PBP920,284Connie Mack StadiumNight2:13Harvey HaddixVinegar Bend Mizell---Repulski
Cincinnati RedsNL6Pittsburgh PiratesNL0Box | PBP913,223Forbes FieldNight2:16Joe NuxhallBob Purkey------
8 record(s)
Glossary:
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 Friday, August 23, 1957

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111New York Yankees1217843.645-57842515341-2137-22332013.606
AL -223Chicago White Sox1217249.5956.055744211533-2539-24331815.545
AL -338Boston Red Sox1135756.50417.05364973925-3132-25412516.610
AL -449Detroit Tigers1216160.50417.0473489-1623-3638-24331716.515
AL -5510Baltimore Orioles1216061.49618.0464460428-3530-28311615.516
AL -6611Cleveland Indians1225864.47520.5517572-5527-3331-31311813.581
AL -7714Kansas City Athletics1164670.39729.5434521-8717-4129-29371324.351
AL -8815Washington Senators I1214675.38032.0495648-15321-4125-3433924.273
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112Milwaukee Braves1217447.612-59447811639-2235-25332112.636
NL -224St. Louis Cardinals1226953.5665.55705313937-2432-29321814.563
NL -335Brooklyn Dodgers1236954.5616.05454598632-2837-26311516.484
NL -446Cincinnati Reds1216259.51212.0590607-1729-3433-25331815.545
NL -557Philadelphia Phillies1236360.51212.0491505-1431-2931-32311417.452
NL -6612New York Giants1104961.44519.5460500-4027-3122-30442024.455
NL -7713Chicago Cubs1034162.39824.0397460-6317-3423-29512130.412
NL -8816Pittsburgh Pirates1073869.35529.0387494-10715-3623-33472423.511
16 record(s)
Glossary:
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