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MLB Games on Tuesday April 21, 1959

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL5Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP96,358Fenway ParkDay2:25Hoyt WilhelmJerry Casale---Triandos (2)
Cleveland IndiansAL14Detroit TigersAL1Box | PBP912,935Briggs StadiumNight2:50Cal McLishPaul Foytack---Minoso (2), Power, Strickland
Chicago White SoxAL3Kansas City AthleticsAL8Box | PBP96,569Municipal StadiumNight1:57Bob GrimBilly Pierce---Callison
New York YankeesAL11Washington Senators IAL4Box | PBP913,297Griffith StadiumNight3:16Don LarsenPedro RamosDuke MaasAllison, Bauer, Lemon, Mantle
St. Louis CardinalsNL0Chicago CubsNL1Box | PBP92,501Wrigley FieldDay1:45Glen HobbieGary Blaylock------
San Francisco GiantsNL7Los Angeles DodgersNL9Box | PBP1130,423Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumNight3:47Art FowlerAl Worthington---Alou, Brandt, Demeter (3), Zimmer
Cincinnati RedsNL4Milwaukee BravesNL7Box | PBP96,869County StadiumDay2:08Warren SpahnBob Purkey------
7 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Tuesday, April 21, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Cleveland Indians871.875-5320333-04-11468264.562
AL -224New York Yankees853.6252.05433214-31-01467472.507
AL -335Baltimore Orioles954.5562.53744-71-14-31456976.476
AL -446Chicago White Sox954.5562.53857-192-22-31458956.614
AL -5510Boston Red Sox844.5003.03941-20-14-31467175.486
AL -6612Kansas City Athletics945.4443.54142-13-31-21456283.428
AL -7713Washington Senators I936.3334.53951-122-51-11456085.414
AL -8816Detroit Tigers817.1256.03649-131-31-31467571.514
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112Milwaukee Braves761.857-3726112-03-21498069.537
NL -223Los Angeles Dodgers1073.7000.5514831-16-21468165.555
NL -337Chicago Cubs954.5562.0463883-32-11456976.476
NL -448San Francisco Giants1165.5452.0494453-23-31437766.538
NL -559Cincinnati Reds844.5002.5444130-24-21467076.479
NL -6611Philadelphia Phillies633.5002.53234-22-31-01486187.412
NL -7714St. Louis Cardinals1028.2005.52844-162-50-31446975.479
NL -8815Pittsburgh Pirates716.1435.02436-121-40-21477770.524
16 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season