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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 16, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Cleveland Indians27189.667-15697599-39-61277156.559
AL -223Chicago White Sox301911.6330.51531371611-37-91247549.605
AL -334Baltimore Orioles301713.5672.5113124-1110-67-71245767.460
AL -449Washington Senators I321616.5004.51471361110-96-71224775.385
AL -5511Kansas City Athletics281315.4645.5129146-175-78-81265373.421
AL -6612Boston Red Sox291217.4147.0137143-67-85-91256362.504
AL -7713New York Yankees271116.4077.010810808-93-71276859.535
AL -8816Detroit Tigers291019.3459.0124176-522-99-91256659.528
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112Milwaukee Braves281810.643-143114297-410-71286860.531
NL -225San Francisco Giants311714.5482.5154119359-68-81236657.537
NL -336Los Angeles Dodgers331815.5452.5164171-710-98-61237053.569
NL -447Cincinnati Reds301614.5333.016415865-811-61245866.468
NL -558Chicago Cubs321715.5313.0143138510-107-51225765.467
NL -6610Pittsburgh Pirates321517.4695.0135160-257-78-101226359.516
NL -7714St. Louis Cardinals331320.3947.5154158-46-117-91215863.479
NL -8815Philadelphia Phillies311120.3558.5134173-394-127-81235370.431
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