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Saturday April 19,1958This date in baseball
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Games on 1958-04-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians1Detroit Tigers9BoxPaul FoytackDon Mossi(none)
Baltimore Orioles3New York Yankees4BoxBobby ShantzBilly O'DellRyne Duren
Boston Red Sox3Washington Senators I4BoxTex ClevengerLeo Kiely(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs6BoxEd MayerLarry Jackson(none)
San Francisco Giants11Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxRuben GomezDanny McDevitt(none)
Milwaukee Braves5Philadelphia Phillies0BoxWarren SpahnCurt Simmons(none)
Cincinnati Reds9Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxHarvey HaddixBob SmithHal Jeffcoat

Standings as of 1958-04-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees541.800--14862-12-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1498861.591
226Detroit Tigers532.6001.0261972-11-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1497475.497
557Kansas City Athletics422.5001.5231852-10-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1507179.473
338Baltimore Orioles422.5001.514860-22-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1497277.483
6610Washington Senators I422.5001.51015-50-22-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1505991.393
449Chicago White Sox422.5001.5221931-01-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1508070.533
7712Cleveland Indians523.4002.01530-151-11-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1487573.507
8815Boston Red Sox514.2003.0916-70-21-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1497871.523
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs4401.000--2512132-02-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1506882.453
223Milwaukee Braves431.7501.0187112-01-1W3T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1508961.593
334Cincinnati Reds321.6671.5171252-00-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1517477.490
445San Francisco Giants532.6001.5322751-12-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium1497772.517
5511Los Angeles Dodgers523.4002.52732-51-21-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1496980.463
6613Philadelphia Phillies312.3332.5713-61-00-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1516883.450
7714Pittsburgh Pirates413.2503.01222-101-10-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1508367.553
8816St. Louis Cardinals404.0004.01225-130-20-2L4T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1507278.480


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Phil PaineP27.315Claimed on waivers by Cardinals from Braves.