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Tuesday June 24,1958This date in baseball
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Games on 1958-06-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees6Chicago White Sox2BoxBob TurleyEarly WynnRyne Duren
Boston Red Sox4Cleveland Indians3BoxLeo KielyHoyt Wilhelm(none)
Baltimore Orioles0Detroit Tigers5BoxPaul FoytackMilt Pappas(none)
Washington Senators I2Kansas City Athletics2Box(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers13Cincinnati Reds10BoxSandy KoufaxDon Newcombe(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers7Cincinnati Reds2BoxStan WilliamsBob PurkeySandy Koufax
San Francisco Giants1Milwaukee Braves2BoxWarren SpahnStu Miller(none)
Chicago Cubs3Philadelphia Phillies0BoxJohn BriggsJack Sanford(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxPhil PaineRon Kline(none)

Standings as of 1958-06-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees624022.645--2811928920-920-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I925240.565
224Kansas City Athletics613229.5257.5259252711-1920-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium934152.441
337Detroit Tigers633231.5088.52682412714-1918-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium914546.495
4410Boston Red Sox623032.48410.0271281-109-1821-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park924943.533
5511Cleveland Indians663135.47011.0292297-517-2114-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium874641.529
6612Chicago White Sox643034.46911.0242254-1214-2416-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park905238.578
7713Baltimore Orioles632934.46011.5184216-328-2020-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium904545.500
8816Washington Senators I652936.44612.5245309-6411-1917-18L4T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium893257.360
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves583424.586--2712274419-1415-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium965838.604
223St. Louis Cardinals613229.5253.5255280-2514-1518-14W4T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park934053.430
335San Francisco Giants663432.5154.03342993517-1517-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium884642.523
446Cincinnati Reds613130.5084.52922623018-1413-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field934548.484
558Pittsburgh Pirates633132.4925.5285284115-1816-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field915338.582
669Chicago Cubs663234.4856.03213031814-1518-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field884048.455
7714Philadelphia Phillies622834.4528.0254298-4413-1815-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium924151.446
8815Los Angeles Dodgers652936.4468.5291350-5914-1815-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum894247.472


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bud ByerlyP37.241Traded by Senators to Red Sox for Jack Spring. 
Walt Dropo1B35.145Claimed on waivers by Reds from White Sox. 
Ron Fairly1B-OF19.347Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
Jack SpringP25.105Traded by Red Sox to Senators for Bud Byerly.