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MLB Games on Thursday July 9, 1959

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL3Boston Red SoxAL14Box | PBP930,253Fenway ParkNight2:50Frank SullivanBob Turley---Avila (2), Wertz, Williams
Cleveland IndiansAL3Chicago White SoxAL4Box | PBP936,742Comiskey ParkNight2:31Billy PierceHerb Score---Baxes, Phillips
Detroit TigersAL0Kansas City AthleticsAL5Box | PBP90Municipal StadiumDay2:20Ray HerbertFrank Lary---Cerv
Detroit TigersAL0Kansas City AthleticsAL4Box | PBP915,187Municipal StadiumNight1:51Johnny KucksRay Narleski---Cerv, Tuttle
Baltimore OriolesAL8Washington Senators IAL0Box | PBP90Griffith StadiumNight2:29Milt PappasRuss Kemmerer---Gardner, Triandos
Baltimore OriolesAL5Washington Senators IAL0Box | PBP920,803Griffith StadiumNight2:08Jerry WalkerPedro Ramos---Nieman
San Francisco GiantsNL3Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP914,705Crosley FieldNight2:31Sam JonesTom Acker---Kirkland, Thomas
Los Angeles DodgersNL4Milwaukee BravesNL3Box | PBP1333,449County StadiumNight:00Roger CraigWarren Spahn------
St. Louis CardinalsNL0Philadelphia PhilliesNL11Box | PBP90Connie Mack StadiumNight2:42Gene ConleyErnie Broglio---Anderson, Freese
St. Louis CardinalsNL6Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP920,282Connie Mack StadiumNight2:17Larry JacksonRobin Roberts---Bowman, Boyer
Chicago CubsNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP1022,080Forbes FieldNight2:41Roy FaceBill Henry------
11 record(s)
Glossary:
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 Thursday, July 09, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -113Cleveland Indians774433.571-3703125826-1418-19774532.584
AL -225Chicago White Sox794435.5571.0344350-624-1719-19755025.667
AL -336Baltimore Orioles814338.5313.0312342-3021-1522-23733142.425
AL -448New York Yankees804139.5134.53723383424-1917-20743836.514
AL -559Detroit Tigers824042.4886.5393420-2720-2121-20723636.500
AL -6612Washington Senators I803743.4638.5354367-1320-1917-24742648.351
AL -7713Kansas City Athletics773443.44210.0348357-916-2118-22773245.416
AL -8814Boston Red Sox783444.43610.5365372-717-2317-21764135.539
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111Milwaukee Braves764432.579-3523044820-1823-15804238.525
NL -222San Francisco Giants824735.573-3983277125-1722-18723636.500
NL -334Los Angeles Dodgers854837.5650.54063753122-1926-18714031.563
NL -447Pittsburgh Pirates844440.5244.0361391-3020-2224-18703436.486
NL -5510Chicago Cubs773740.4817.5323338-1520-1817-22773740.481
NL -6611St. Louis Cardinals813843.4698.5375368717-2521-18733340.452
NL -7715Cincinnati Reds813546.43211.5397416-1914-2721-19733934.534
NL -8816Philadelphia Phillies803050.37516.0308401-9310-2920-21743440.459
16 record(s)
Glossary:
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