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Tuesday May 27,1958This date in baseball
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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.

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Games on 1958-05-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators I3Chicago White Sox7BoxEarly WynnHal GriggsGerry Staley
Baltimore Orioles6Cleveland Indians7BoxHoyt WilhelmBilly O'Dell(none)
Boston Red Sox2Detroit Tigers3BoxPaul FoytackTom BrewerVito Valentinetti
New York Yankees3Kansas City Athletics7BoxJack UrbanBob Turley(none)
Chicago Cubs3Cincinnati Reds4BoxHal JeffcoatDon Elston(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2Milwaukee Braves3BoxWarren SpahnSam Jones(none)
San Francisco Giants1Philadelphia Phillies5BoxJack SanfordStu Miller(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxRon KlineDon DrysdaleRon Blackburn

Standings as of 1958-05-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees32257.781--144786613-512-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1226755.549
225Kansas City Athletics321715.5318.0146136104-913-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1225666.459
336Cleveland Indians391920.4879.5158179-218-1111-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1145856.509
447Boston Red Sox361719.47210.015915456-1211-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1186256.525
559Chicago White Sox351619.45710.5128139-116-1210-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1196653.555
6612Detroit Tigers381721.44711.016316306-1311-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1166056.517
7713Washington Senators I371621.43211.5131166-355-1210-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1174572.385
8814Baltimore Orioles331419.42411.5104118-144-1510-4L6T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1206060.500
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants402614.650--2281686013-613-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium1145460.474
223Milwaukee Braves352213.6291.51601204011-711-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1197049.588
334Pittsburgh Pirates372116.5683.5170161910-1011-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1176354.538
448Philadelphia Phillies371720.4597.5141166-257-1110-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1175265.444
5510Cincinnati Reds331518.4557.514114107-98-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1216160.504
6611Chicago Cubs421923.4528.019218579-1210-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1125359.473
7715St. Louis Cardinals361521.4179.0144172-287-138-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1185761.483
8816Los Angeles Dodgers381424.36811.0163226-636-118-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1165759.491


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Denis MenkeSS-3B17.310Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves.