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Saturday June 20,1959This 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 1959-06-20

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Athletics6Baltimore Orioles2BoxBud DaleyHoyt WilhelmBob Grim
Chicago White Sox2Boston Red Sox8BoxTom BrewerEarly Wynn(none)
Chicago White Sox0Boston Red Sox9BoxJerry CasaleDick Donovan(none)
Cleveland Indians2New York Yankees10BoxDuke MaasHerb Score(none)
Detroit Tigers7Washington Senators I4BoxFrank LaryHal GriggsDave Sisler
Philadelphia Phillies6Chicago Cubs3BoxRobin RobertsDick Drott(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Los Angeles Dodgers9BoxDon DrysdaleBob Purkey(none)
Milwaukee Braves4San Francisco Giants1BoxLew BurdetteMike McCormick(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2St. Louis Cardinals5BoxVinegar Bend MizellBob FriendLindy McDaniel

Standings as of 1959-06-20

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Cleveland Indians603327.550--2862424420-1213-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium945638.596
224Detroit Tigers633429.5400.5302311-920-1715-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium914249.462
335Baltimore Orioles643430.5311.0241270-2915-1219-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium904050.444
448New York Yankees613229.5251.52812483318-1314-16W5T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I934746.505
559Chicago White Sox633330.5241.5271286-1519-1413-17L5T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park916130.670
6612Boston Red Sox612833.4595.5284282212-1316-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park934746.505
7714Kansas City Athletics592633.4416.5265271-614-1912-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium954055.421
8815Washington Senators I632736.4297.5282302-2015-1412-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium913655.396
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Braves643727.578--2882731517-1519-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium924943.533
222San Francisco Giants663729.5611.03322706219-1518-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium884642.523
446Pittsburgh Pirates683632.5293.0307327-2016-1520-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field864244.488
337Los Angeles Dodgers683632.5293.03323122017-1719-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum885236.591
5510Chicago Cubs633132.4925.5281285-418-1513-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field914348.473
6611St. Louis Cardinals632934.4607.52962781811-2018-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park914249.462
7713Cincinnati Reds652936.4468.5310339-2911-2318-13L4T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field894544.506
8816Philadelphia Phillies632538.39711.5257319-629-2216-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium913952.429


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Del EnnisOF34.012Released by White Sox.