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Sunday August 24,1958This 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 1958-08-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox2Baltimore Orioles5BoxBilly O'DellDick DonovanBilly Loes
Kansas City Athletics3Boston Red Sox14BoxFrank SullivanNed Garver(none)
Kansas City Athletics2Boston Red Sox3BoxMurray WallRay Herbert(none)
Detroit Tigers8New York Yankees3BoxFrank LaryArt Ditmar(none)
Detroit Tigers2New York Yankees3BoxBobby ShantzHerb Moford(none)
Cleveland Indians9Washington Senators I1BoxMudcat GrantPedro Ramos(none)
Philadelphia Phillies13Chicago Cubs8BoxJim HearnBill HenryJack Meyer
Philadelphia Phillies5Chicago Cubs3BoxJack SanfordDave HillmanCurt Simmons
Cincinnati Reds6Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxOrlando PenaJohnny Klippstein(none)
Milwaukee Braves8San Francisco Giants5BoxDon McMahonAl Worthington(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates8St. Louis Cardinals4BoxBob FriendVinegar Bend MizellRoy Face
Pittsburgh Pirates8St. Louis Cardinals12BoxJim BrosnanDon GrossBill Wight

Standings as of 1958-08-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1267947.627--62846116741-2037-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I281315.464
225Chicago White Sox1246559.52413.05235071630-3735-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP Charlie ComiskeyComiskey Park301713.567
336Boston Red Sox1206159.50815.05605441619-3442-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe CroninFenway Park341816.529
447Baltimore Orioles1226062.49217.0419444-2522-3537-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul RichardsMemorial Stadium311417.452
559Detroit Tigers1225963.48418.0519521-226-3733-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP John McHaleBriggs Stadium321814.563
6611Cleveland Indians1245965.47619.05685323626-3733-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium291811.621
7714Kansas City Athletics1225765.46720.0496552-5624-4432-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkMunicipal Stadium321616.500
8816Washington Senators I1245272.41926.0463615-15222-3829-35L5T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium30921.300
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1958 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves1196950.580--5234428134-2635-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn QuinnCounty Stadium352312.657
223Pittsburgh Pirates1186553.5513.55364746230-3535-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field361917.528
334San Francisco Giants1226458.5256.5573568528-3236-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium321616.500
448Los Angeles Dodgers1225963.48411.5546609-6325-3134-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum321220.375
5510St. Louis Cardinals1235964.48012.0505548-4328-3731-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park311318.419
6612Philadelphia Phillies1215764.47113.0531573-4228-3629-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyConnie Mack Stadium331221.364
7713Cincinnati Reds1245866.46813.55425152728-3330-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field301812.600
8815Chicago Cubs1195366.44516.0555582-2724-2929-37L4T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field351916.543