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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 Wednesday, May 06, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Cleveland Indians20146.700-12162595-09-61347559.560
AL -223Baltimore Orioles21129.5712.580100-208-64-31336271.466
AL -336Washington Senators I231310.5652.511396179-74-31315081.382
AL -448Chicago White Sox211110.5243.5101113-126-34-81338350.624
AL -5510Kansas City Athletics221111.5004.0107117-103-38-81325577.417
AL -6611Boston Red Sox19910.4744.51029574-65-41356669.489
AL -7713New York Yankees21912.4295.59079118-91-31337063.526
AL -8816Detroit Tigers21516.2389.592144-521-65-91337162.534
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112Milwaukee Braves20137.650-10787204-38-51367363.537
NL -225Cincinnati Reds21129.5711.5140114261-311-61336271.466
NL -334San Francisco Giants21129.5711.5938859-63-31337162.534
NL -447Los Angeles Dodgers241311.5422.012612427-86-31327557.568
NL -559Chicago Cubs231211.5222.5999728-74-41316269.473
NL -6612Philadelphia Phillies20911.4504.094104-102-37-81345579.410
NL -7714Pittsburgh Pirates22913.4095.085103-184-55-81326963.523
NL -8815St. Louis Cardinals23716.3047.588115-276-111-51316467.489
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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