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Thursday May 14,1959This date in baseball
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Games on 1959-05-14

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Athletics2Baltimore Orioles1BoxBud DaleyBilly O'Dell(none)
Chicago White Sox14Boston Red Sox6BoxEarly WynnBilly HoeftTurk Lown
Detroit Tigers4Washington Senators I2BoxJim BunningHal Griggs(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Chicago Cubs0BoxJoe NuxhallDave Hillman(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxRoy FaceClem Labine(none)
Philadelphia Phillies0San Francisco Giants8BoxMike McCormickRay Semproch(none)
Milwaukee Braves8St. Louis Cardinals7BoxBob RushHowie NunnLew Burdette

Standings as of 1959-05-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians25169.640--14088527-39-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1297356.566
223Chicago White Sox281711.6070.514313499-37-9W6T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1267749.611
336Baltimore Orioles281513.5362.5105122-1710-65-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1265967.468
449Washington Senators I301515.5003.5138130810-95-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1244876.387
5511Kansas City Athletics261214.4624.5123137-144-68-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1285474.422
6612Boston Red Sox271215.4445.012812717-85-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park1276364.496
7713New York Yankees251114.4405.01059878-93-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1296861.527
8815Detroit Tigers271017.3707.0122168-462-79-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium1276661.520
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves271710.630--137114236-410-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1296960.535
224Los Angeles Dodgers321814.5631.5164165-110-98-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1247054.565
335San Francisco Giants291613.5522.0143112319-67-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium1256758.536
447Cincinnati Reds281513.5362.5157147104-711-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1265967.468
558Chicago Cubs311615.5163.0140136410-106-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1235865.472
6610Pittsburgh Pirates311516.4844.0133157-247-68-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1236360.512
7714Philadelphia Phillies291118.3797.0130157-274-107-8L5T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1255372.424
8816St. Louis Cardinals311120.3558.0138154-166-115-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1236063.488