Page Notes  
Events related to Friday April 24, 1959 There are multiple baseball-related topics here, viewable individually through the VIEWS section.
About the Data:Retrosheet Data | Boxscores Data

Learn more about TBC data and the site in the About TBC section. Also, don't forget to find a way to Support TBC.
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

MLB Games on Friday April 24, 1959

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Chicago White SoxAL4Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP928,498Cleveland Municipal StadiumNight3:12Humberto RobinsonGerry Staley---Boone
Detroit TigersAL1Kansas City AthleticsAL10Box | PBP98,727Municipal StadiumNight2:34Ralph TerryBilly Hoeft------
Boston Red SoxAL7Washington Senators IAL2Box | PBP97,387Griffith StadiumNight2:49Ike DelockVito Valentinetti---Jensen, Lemon, Wertz
San Francisco GiantsNL4Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP113,511Wrigley FieldDay3:22Stu MillerJohn Buzhardt------
Milwaukee BravesNL10Cincinnati RedsNL7Box | PBP914,874Crosley FieldNight2:45Joey JayDon NewcombeDon McMahonAdcock, Bell (2), Mathews (2), McMillan, Thomas
Pittsburgh PiratesNL8Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Box | PBP915,675Connie Mack StadiumNight2:53Roy FaceAl Schroll---Post, Stuart
Los Angeles DodgersNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP1011,856Sportsman's ParkNight2:52Johnny PodresHowie NunnClem LabineGreen
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 Friday, April 24, 1959

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
AL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Cleveland Indians11101.909-7929505-05-11437964.552
AL -225New York Yankees1064.6003.55736215-41-01447371.507
AL -336Baltimore Orioles1165.5454.04959-102-24-31436875.476
AL -448Boston Red Sox1165.5454.0615561-15-41436974.483
AL -557Chicago White Sox1165.5454.06269-73-32-31438855.615
AL -6611Kansas City Athletics1156.4555.05763-63-32-31436182.427
AL -7713Washington Senators I1248.3336.54461-172-52-31425983.415
AL -8816Detroit Tigers11110.0919.04279-371-41-51437568.524
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112Milwaukee Braves1082.800-5237154-13-21467868.534
NL -223Los Angeles Dodgers1284.6671.0575612-16-31448064.556
NL -334San Francisco Giants1385.6151.5595095-23-31417566.532
NL -449Chicago Cubs1266.5003.0575163-33-31426874.479
NL -5510Cincinnati Reds1156.4553.5646221-34-31436974.483
NL -6612Philadelphia Phillies945.4443.54147-62-32-21456085.414
NL -7714Pittsburgh Pirates1037.3005.04354-112-41-31447569.521
NL -8815St. Louis Cardinals13310.2316.53955-163-60-41416873.482
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