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MLB Games on Wednesday July 8, 1959

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL5New York YankeesAL11Box | PBP925,702Yankee Stadium INight3:06Bobby ShantzJack Harshman---Berra
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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 Wednesday, July 08, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -112Cleveland Indians764432.579-3673085926-1318-19784533.577
AL -225Chicago White Sox784335.5512.0340347-724-1718-19765125.671
AL -337Baltimore Orioles794138.5194.5299342-4319-1522-23753342.440
AL -448New York Yankees794138.5194.53693244524-1817-20753837.507
AL -559Detroit Tigers804040.5006.0393411-1820-1921-20743638.486
AL -6611Washington Senators I783741.4748.0354354020-1917-22762650.342
AL -7714Boston Red Sox773344.42911.5351369-1817-2316-21774235.545
AL -8815Kansas City Athletics753243.42711.5339357-1816-2116-22793445.430
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111Milwaukee Braves754431.587-3493004920-1823-14814239.519
NL -223San Francisco Giants814635.5681.03953257024-1722-18733736.507
NL -334Los Angeles Dodgers844737.5601.54023723021-1926-18724131.569
NL -446Pittsburgh Pirates844440.5244.5361391-3020-2224-18703436.486
NL -5510Chicago Cubs773740.4818.0323338-1520-1817-22773740.481
NL -6612St. Louis Cardinals793742.4689.03693551416-2421-18753441.453
NL -7713Cincinnati Reds803545.43811.5395413-1814-2721-18743935.527
NL -8816Philadelphia Phillies782949.37216.5295395-10010-2919-20763541.461
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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