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Sunday September 1,1957This date in baseball
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Games on 1957-09-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox1Baltimore Orioles2BoxRay MooreMike Fornieles(none)
Detroit Tigers6Cleveland Indians1BoxJim BunningRay Narleski(none)
Chicago White Sox5Kansas City Athletics0BoxBill FischerJack Urban(none)
Washington Senators I2New York Yankees3BoxBob TurleyChuck Stobbs(none)
New York Giants7Brooklyn Dodgers5BoxRay CroneJohnny PodresMarv Grissom
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs2BoxLindy McDanielTurk LownLloyd Merritt
Milwaukee Braves0Cincinnati Reds6BoxBrooks LawrenceGene Conley(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies11BoxRobin RobertsBob Purkey(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Philadelphia Phillies3BoxWhammy DouglasCurt SimmonsRoy Face

Standings as of 1957-09-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1308347.638--62146415745-2338-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I24159.625
223Chicago White Sox1307753.5926.059847012835-2642-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park241311.542
336Boston Red Sox1206159.50817.05615174429-3432-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park342113.618
449Detroit Tigers1306565.50018.0513527-1425-3740-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium241311.542
5510Baltimore Orioles1306466.49219.0504505-130-3932-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium221210.545
6611Cleveland Indians1316368.48120.5568634-6627-3336-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergCleveland Municipal Stadium22139.591
7714Kansas City Athletics1204773.39231.0442539-9717-4130-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium331221.364
8815Washington Senators I1274978.38632.5519670-15124-4425-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium27621.222
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1957 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves1297950.612--65052212844-2535-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium25169.640
224St. Louis Cardinals1297356.5666.05895484141-2732-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneSportsman's Park251411.560
335Brooklyn Dodgers1307357.5626.55885018732-2841-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiEbbets Field241113.458
447Philadelphia Phillies1326765.50813.5532544-1231-2935-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium221012.455
558Cincinnati Reds1296564.50414.0621668-4731-3734-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field251510.600
6612New York Giants1185365.44920.5516540-2428-3325-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyPolo Grounds361620.444
7713Chicago Cubs1114467.39626.0426483-5720-3623-32L4T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field431825.419
8816Pittsburgh Pirates1164373.37129.5413529-11616-3927-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field381919.500


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Sal MaglieP40.128Claimed on waivers by Yankees from Dodgers. 
Eddie Robinson1B36.260Signed as Free Agent by Orioles. 
Andy SeminickC36.354Signed as Free Agent by Phillies.