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Sunday May 10,1959This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1959-05-10

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox3Baltimore Orioles2BoxLeo KielyJack Harshman(none)
Boston Red Sox5Baltimore Orioles1BoxFrank BaumannHal Brown(none)
Cleveland Indians4Chicago White Sox5BoxBilly PierceDick Brodowski(none)
Cleveland Indians0Chicago White Sox5BoxEarly WynnMike Garcia(none)
Kansas City Athletics6Detroit Tigers7BoxPaul FoytackRalph TerryRay Narleski
Washington Senators I3New York Yankees6BoxWhitey FordChuck StobbsRyne Duren
Washington Senators I2New York Yankees3BoxDuke MaasCamilo Pascual(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Milwaukee Braves12BoxBob RushDon NewcombeDon McMahon
Cincinnati Reds1Milwaukee Braves2BoxCarl WilleyJoe Nuxhall(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxRobin RobertsBob FriendTurk Farrell
Philadelphia Phillies6Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxHarvey HaddixJim HearnRoy Face
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Francisco Giants2BoxJohnny PodresMike McCormickClem Labine
Chicago Cubs10St. Louis Cardinals9BoxElmer SingletonLindy McDaniel(none)
Chicago Cubs7St. Louis Cardinals8BoxLindy McDanielElmer Singleton(none)

Standings as of 1959-05-10

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians24159.625--13382516-39-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1307456.569
224Chicago White Sox251411.5601.5121125-46-37-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1298049.620
336Baltimore Orioles261412.5382.097117-209-65-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1286068.469
448Washington Senators I271413.5192.51261151110-94-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1274978.386
5510Boston Red Sox241212.5003.0119105147-85-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park1306367.485
6611New York Yankees241113.4584.0999188-93-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1306862.523
7714Kansas City Athletics251114.4404.5121136-153-68-8L6T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1295574.426
8815Detroit Tigers25916.3606.5114159-451-69-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium1296762.519
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Braves24159.625--12398254-310-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1327161.538
223Los Angeles Dodgers281612.5711.0140141-110-96-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1287256.563
335Cincinnati Reds251411.5601.5151130213-511-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1296069.465
447San Francisco Giants251312.5202.511010289-64-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium1297059.543
559Chicago Cubs281414.5003.0123131-810-104-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1266066.476
6612Pittsburgh Pirates271215.4444.5110128-184-58-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1276661.520
7713Philadelphia Phillies251114.4404.5119129-104-67-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1295376.411
8816St. Louis Cardinals281018.3577.0122139-176-114-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1266165.484