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Top1959 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALWashington Senators I1Chicago White Sox4Boxscore - PBP94,8482:15Pedro RamosBarry LatmanBarry Latman (1-2)Pedro Ramos (7-7)-Cookie LavagettoAl LopezComiskey Park
ALBaltimore Orioles2Cleveland Indians3Boxscore - PBP97,4332:42Hoyt WilhelmBobby LockeMike Garcia (1-5)Jack Fisher (0-1)-Paul RichardsJoe GordonCleveland Stadium
ALBoston Red Sox5Detroit Tigers10Boxscore - PBP910,1442:38Tom BrewerJim BunningJim Bunning (7-6)Tom Brewer (5-4)Tom Morgan (3)Pinky HigginsJimmy DykesTiger Stadium
ALNew York Yankees5Kansas City Athletics4Boxscore - PBP921,0062:50Duke MaasTom SturdivantDuke Maas (6-4)Tom Sturdivant (1-4)Ryne Duren (5)Casey StengelHarry CraftMunicipal Stadium
NLChicago Cubs6Cincinnati Reds2Boxscore - PBP94,8842:47Bob AndersonBob PurkeyBob Anderson (4-6)Bob Purkey (5-8)Bill Henry (6)Bob ScheffingMayo SmithCrosley Field
NLPhiladelphia Phillies2Los Angeles Dodgers5Boxscore - PBP914,6622:03Robin RobertsDon DrysdaleDon Drysdale (8-4)Robin Roberts (5-6)-Eddie SawyerWalter AlstonLos Angeles Memor
NLSt. Louis Cardinals3Milwaukee Braves2Boxscore - PBP919,9772:39Vinegar Bend MizellLew Burdette-Solly HemusFred HaneyCounty Stadium
NLPittsburgh Pirates3San Francisco Giants1Boxscore - PBP1211,4872:55Harvey HaddixStu MillerRoy Face (12-0)Eddie Fisher (1-1)-Danny MurtaughBill RigneySeals Stadium
8 Games on this date

Standings as of 1959-06-25.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cleveland Indians653629.554--3032624122-1214-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium895336.596
225Chicago White Sox673631.5371.0284294-1020-1415-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park875829.667
336Baltimore Orioles683632.5291.5255285-3017-1319-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium863848.442
448New York Yankees673532.5222.03162734321-1414-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I874443.506
559Detroit Tigers683533.5152.5326341-1520-1916-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium864145.477
6611Boston Red Sox653035.4626.0305301414-1416-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park894544.506
7714Washington Senators I683038.4417.5299320-2116-1614-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium863353.384
8815Kansas City Athletics642836.4387.5288300-1215-1913-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium903852.422
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Braves684028.588--3162843218-1521-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium884642.523
223San Francisco Giants713932.5492.53452955019-1520-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium834439.530
334Los Angeles Dodgers734033.5482.53593421717-1723-16W4T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum834835.578
447Pittsburgh Pirates743935.5274.0330350-2019-1820-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field803941.488
5510Chicago Cubs673433.5075.5294293120-1614-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field874047.460
6612St. Louis Cardinals683137.4569.03173041312-2219-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park864046.465
7713Cincinnati Reds693138.4499.5335351-1612-2319-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field854342.506
8816Philadelphia Phillies682543.36815.0270347-779-2716-16L5T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium863947.453