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Monday June 2,1958This date in baseball
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Games on 1958-06-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators I2Baltimore Orioles1BoxHal GriggsJack Harshman(none)
Chicago White Sox0New York Yankees3BoxWhitey FordJim Wilson(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Cincinnati Reds8BoxJoe NuxhallBob Smith(none)

Standings as of 1958-06-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees382810.737--1751106515-613-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1166452.552
224Kansas City Athletics372116.5686.5169158114-917-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium1175265.444
337Cleveland Indians442123.47710.0182200-189-1412-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1095653.514
448Chicago White Sox401921.47510.0151155-48-1411-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park1146351.553
5510Washington Senators I432023.46510.5164196-329-1410-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1114170.369
6612Detroit Tigers421923.45211.017717526-1313-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium1125854.518
7713Boston Red Sox411823.43911.5171175-47-1411-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park1136152.540
8815Baltimore Orioles391623.41012.5115135-204-1612-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium1145856.509
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants452817.622--2582015715-913-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium1095257.477
223Milwaukee Braves392415.6151.01851463913-811-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium1156847.591
335Pittsburgh Pirates422220.5244.5192197-510-1112-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1126250.554
446Cincinnati Reds391920.4876.01811671410-109-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1155758.496
559Chicago Cubs472225.4687.0215209610-1212-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1075057.467
6611St. Louis Cardinals411922.4637.0178199-218-1311-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1135360.469
7714Philadelphia Phillies421824.4298.5165201-367-1111-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium1125161.455
8816Los Angeles Dodgers431726.39510.0190244-549-138-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1115457.486


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Lou SleaterP31.267Purchased by Orioles from Tigers. 
Morrie SteevensP17.238Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs.