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Sunday June 21,1959This 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 1959-06-21

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Athletics7Baltimore Orioles0BoxNed GarverArnie Portocarrero(none)
Chicago White Sox3Boston Red Sox2BoxBilly PierceTed Wills(none)
Cleveland Indians4New York Yankees2BoxCal McLishArt Ditmar(none)
Cleveland Indians5New York Yankees4BoxMudcat GrantJim Coates(none)
Detroit Tigers3Washington Senators I4BoxTex ClevengerBarney Schultz(none)
Detroit Tigers5Washington Senators I7BoxPedro RamosRay Narleski(none)
Philadelphia Phillies0Chicago Cubs4BoxJohn BuzhardtRuben Gomez(none)
Cincinnati Reds17Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxDon NewcombeJohnny Podres(none)
Milwaukee Braves13San Francisco Giants3BoxWarren SpahnJohnny Antonelli(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1St. Louis Cardinals5BoxLarry JacksonHarvey HaddixLindy McDaniel
Pittsburgh Pirates10St. Louis Cardinals8BoxBennie DanielsGary BlaylockRoy Face

Standings as of 1959-06-21

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians623527.565--2952484722-1213-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium925438.587
224Chicago White Sox643430.5312.0274288-1420-1413-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park906030.667
336Baltimore Orioles653431.5232.5241277-3615-1219-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium894049.449
447Detroit Tigers653431.5232.5310322-1220-1915-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium894247.472
559New York Yankees633231.5083.52872573018-1314-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I914744.516
6613Boston Red Sox622834.4527.0286285112-1316-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park924745.511
7714Kansas City Athletics602733.4507.0272271115-1912-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium943955.415
8815Washington Senators I652936.4467.5293310-1715-1414-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium893455.382
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Braves653827.585--3012762518-1519-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium914843.527
223San Francisco Giants673730.5522.03352835219-1518-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium874641.529
335Pittsburgh Pirates703733.5293.5318340-2217-1620-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field844143.488
448Los Angeles Dodgers693633.5224.0335329617-1719-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum875235.598
5510Chicago Cubs643232.5005.5285285018-1514-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field904248.467
6611St. Louis Cardinals653035.4628.03092892011-2019-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park894148.461
7712Cincinnati Reds663036.4558.5327342-1512-2318-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field884444.500
8816Philadelphia Phillies642539.39112.5257323-669-2316-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium903951.433