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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 Saturday, May 02, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Cleveland Indians16124.750-10152495-07-41387761.558
AL -223Chicago White Sox18117.6112.09295-36-34-51368353.610
AL -337Baltimore Orioles18108.5563.06984-156-54-31366472.471
AL -448Kansas City Athletics18108.5563.09096-63-37-51365680.412
AL -559Washington Senators I19109.5263.59683136-64-31355382.393
AL -6611Boston Red Sox1578.4674.5717012-45-41396871.489
AL -7714New York Yankees17710.4125.57661156-71-31377265.526
AL -8816Detroit Tigers17215.11810.566120-541-62-81377463.540
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112Milwaukee Braves16106.625-8772154-35-41407664.543
NL -224San Francisco Giants18117.611-8169128-43-31367264.529
NL -335Cincinnati Reds17107.5880.512396271-39-41376473.467
NL -446Los Angeles Dodgers19118.5790.5105106-15-56-31377760.562
NL -5510Chicago Cubs1899.5002.08184-35-54-41366571.478
NL -6612Philadelphia Phillies1679.4383.07181-102-35-61385781.413
NL -7713Pittsburgh Pirates17710.4123.57587-124-53-51377166.518
NL -8815St. Louis Cardinals19514.2636.56795-284-91-51356669.489
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