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MLB Games on Monday May 4, 1959

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL8Kansas City AthleticsAL4Box | PBP95,457Municipal StadiumDay3:20Bill MonbouquetteRip ColemanMurray WallJensen
San Francisco GiantsNL6Cincinnati RedsNL5Box | PBP95,932Crosley FieldNight3:09Gordon JonesBob PurkeyJack SanfordAlou, Cepeda, Robinson, Thomas, Whisenant
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Milwaukee BravesNL3Box | PBP915,262County StadiumNight:00Johnny PodresWarren SpahnArt Fowler---
Chicago CubsNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP914,421Forbes FieldNight:00Ron KlineBob AndersonRoy FaceMarshall
4 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 Monday, May 04, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Cleveland Indians18135.722-10755525-08-51367660.559
AL -225Baltimore Orioles19118.5792.57386-137-54-31356372.467
AL -336Chicago White Sox19118.5792.59499-56-34-61358352.615
AL -447Kansas City Athletics20119.5503.0101107-63-38-61345579.410
AL -559Washington Senators I211110.5243.59989107-74-31335281.391
AL -6611Boston Red Sox1789.4714.5828113-55-41376770.489
AL -7714New York Yankees19712.3686.5807376-91-31357263.533
AL -8816Detroit Tigers19415.2119.578124-461-64-81357263.533
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112Milwaukee Braves18117.611-9981184-36-51387563.543
NL -223San Francisco Giants20128.600-918389-53-31347163.530
NL -334Los Angeles Dodgers22139.591-12011647-66-31347559.560
NL -448Cincinnati Reds20119.5501.0135112231-310-61346371.470
NL -5510Chicago Cubs211011.4762.59094-46-74-41336469.481
NL -6612Pittsburgh Pirates20911.4503.08294-124-55-61346965.515
NL -7713Philadelphia Phillies18810.4443.07989-102-36-71365680.412
NL -8815St. Louis Cardinals21615.2866.573100-275-101-51336568.489
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