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Monday August 26,1957This date in baseball
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Games on 1957-08-26

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees2Detroit Tigers5BoxFrank LaryTommy Byrne(none)
Boston Red Sox16Kansas City Athletics0BoxWillard NixonRalph Terry(none)
Cincinnati Reds3New York Giants17BoxRamon MonzantVicente Amor(none)
Milwaukee Braves3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxTurk FarrellErnie Johnson(none)

Standings as of 1957-08-26

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1247945.637--59244115142-2337-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I301911.633
223Chicago White Sox1247549.6054.057344512833-2542-24W6T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park301515.500
336Detroit Tigers1246361.50816.0488499-1123-3640-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium301515.500
448Boston Red Sox1145757.50017.05375043325-3232-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park402515.625
5510Baltimore Orioles1246163.49218.0470471-129-3730-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium281513.536
6611Cleveland Indians1256065.48019.5530588-5827-3333-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium281612.571
7714Kansas City Athletics1174671.39329.5436525-8917-4129-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium361323.361
8815Washington Senators I1244777.37932.0507660-15322-4325-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium30822.267
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves1247648.613--61749212541-2335-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium301911.633
224St. Louis Cardinals1247054.5656.05805394138-2532-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park301713.567
335Brooklyn Dodgers1257055.5606.55584778132-2838-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field291415.483
447Philadelphia Phillies1266462.50813.0500520-2031-2932-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium281315.464
559Cincinnati Reds1246262.50014.0595638-4329-3733-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field301812.600
6612New York Giants1135162.45119.5489508-1927-3124-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds411823.439
7713Chicago Cubs1064363.40624.0409467-5819-3523-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field481929.396
8816Pittsburgh Pirates1104070.36429.0396503-10715-3625-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field442222.500


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dizzy TroutP42.058Signed as Free Agent by Orioles.