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Monday May 25,1959This 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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Month Day Year

Games on 1959-05-25

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers4Kansas City Athletics3BoxJerry DavieRip ColemanRay Narleski
Milwaukee Braves3Philadelphia Phillies7BoxDon CardwellBob BuhlRay Semproch
Los Angeles Dodgers8San Francisco Giants0BoxJohnny PodresMike McCormick(none)
Chicago Cubs9St. Louis Cardinals4BoxBob AndersonErnie BroglioBill Henry

Standings as of 1959-05-25

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cleveland Indians362313.639--1921306212-511-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1186652.559
223Chicago White Sox382315.6051.0188179915-77-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1167145.612
334Baltimore Orioles392217.5642.5143168-2510-612-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1155263.452
449Washington Senators I401921.4756.0186178812-107-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1144470.386
5510Kansas City Athletics361719.4726.017716897-910-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1184969.415
6613Detroit Tigers381622.4218.0176211-358-129-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium1166056.517
7714Boston Red Sox361521.4178.0167187-207-88-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park1186058.508
8815New York Yankees351421.4008.5143151-810-114-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1196554.546
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Braves372314.622--1891513812-810-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1196356.529
225San Francisco Giants392118.5383.01831483511-710-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium1156253.539
336Los Angeles Dodgers422220.5243.5206214-811-911-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1146648.579
558Pittsburgh Pirates412120.5124.0173205-329-1012-10W5T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1135756.504
447Chicago Cubs412120.5124.0183183011-1010-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1135360.469
6611Cincinnati Reds391821.4626.0202210-87-1511-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1155659.487
7712St. Louis Cardinals401822.4506.5194182129-119-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1145361.465
8816Philadelphia Phillies391524.3859.0174211-375-1410-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1154966.426


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ed Fitz GeraldC35.004Traded by Senators to Indians for Hal Naragon and Hal Woodeshick. 
Hal NaragonC30.236Traded by Indians with Hal Woodeshick to Senators for Ed Fitz Gerald. 
Hal WoodeshickP26.274Traded by Indians with Hal Naragon to Senators for Ed Fitz Gerald.