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Friday August 15,1958This date in baseball
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Games on 1958-08-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators I3Baltimore Orioles1BoxVito ValentinettiJack Harshman(none)
New York Yankees2Boston Red Sox6BoxTed BowsfieldBob Turley(none)
Cleveland Indians3Chicago White Sox4BoxBarry LatmanHal WoodeshickTurk Lown
Detroit Tigers5Kansas City Athletics12BoxMurry DicksonGeorge SusceTom Gorman
Pittsburgh Pirates1Cincinnati Reds6BoxBob PurkeyRon Kline(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxClem LabineLarry Jackson(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxJohnny KlippsteinSal Maglie(none)
Philadelphia Phillies0Milwaukee Braves1BoxCarl WilleyRobin Roberts(none)
Chicago Cubs3San Francisco Giants1BoxDave HillmanStu Miller(none)

Standings as of 1958-08-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1177542.641--58541417141-1833-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I371720.459
225Chicago White Sox1166056.51714.5479470927-3433-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park382216.579
336Detroit Tigers1135657.49617.0481489-823-3133-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium412120.512
447Boston Red Sox1115556.49517.05084961219-3436-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park432419.558
558Cleveland Indians1165660.48318.55254953023-3233-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium372116.568
6612Baltimore Orioles1125359.47319.5376414-3822-3530-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium412120.512
7715Kansas City Athletics1115061.45022.0453505-5219-4030-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium432320.535
8816Washington Senators I1165165.44023.5452576-12422-3628-30W3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium381028.263
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves1106446.582--4954118432-2232-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium442816.636
223Pittsburgh Pirates1085949.5464.04744304424-3135-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field462521.543
334San Francisco Giants1145955.5187.0536527928-3231-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium402119.525
449Philadelphia Phillies1115358.47711.5488531-4324-3029-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium431627.372
6610St. Louis Cardinals1145460.47412.0454494-4027-3627-24L4T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park401822.450
5511Los Angeles Dodgers1145460.47412.0502579-7725-3129-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum401723.425
7713Chicago Cubs1105258.47312.0521524-324-2728-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field442024.455
8814Cincinnati Reds1155362.46113.54984722625-3028-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field392316.590