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Wednesday August 6,1958This date in baseball
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Games on 1958-08-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees3Baltimore Orioles1BoxArt DitmarJack Harshman(none)
Washington Senators I2Boston Red Sox8BoxTom BrewerPedro Ramos(none)
Chicago White Sox4Kansas City Athletics2BoxBilly PierceBob Davis(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Chicago Cubs2BoxStan WilliamsJohn BriggsClem Labine
Philadelphia Phillies8Cincinnati Reds5BoxRobin RobertsHarvey HaddixTurk Farrell
Pittsburgh Pirates1Milwaukee Braves2BoxCarl WilleyVern Law(none)
San Francisco Giants7St. Louis Cardinals8BoxChuck StobbsDon JohnsonJim Brosnan

Standings as of 1958-08-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1077136.664--54136018140-1730-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I472126.447
226Boston Red Sox1025151.50017.5465456917-3034-21W4T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park522824.538
335Chicago White Sox1065353.50017.5437441-423-3230-21W4T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park482919.604
447Cleveland Indians1065254.49118.54804552523-3129-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium472522.532
559Detroit Tigers1035053.48519.0433436-321-2929-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium512724.529
6613Baltimore Orioles1034855.46621.0337382-4518-3229-24L10T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium502624.520
7714Kansas City Athletics1014754.46521.0413452-3917-3329-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium532627.491
8816Washington Senators I1084662.42625.5414538-12420-3525-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium461531.326
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves995742.576--4393677227-1830-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium553520.636
223Pittsburgh Pirates995247.5255.04324013123-2929-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field553223.582
334San Francisco Giants1065551.5195.54954831226-3029-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium482523.521
448Cincinnati Reds1045153.4908.54634303324-2527-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field502525.500
5510Chicago Cubs1014952.4859.0484485-122-2527-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field532330.434
6611Philadelphia Phillies1024953.4809.5445470-2523-2926-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium522032.385
7712St. Louis Cardinals1044955.47110.5405450-4523-3126-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park502327.460
8815Los Angeles Dodgers1054857.45712.0457534-7724-3124-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum492326.469