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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 Saturday, August 22, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Chicago White Sox1217348.603-5144803435-2636-24332112.636
AL -222Cleveland Indians1227151.5822.55925128037-2434-27321814.563
AL -336Baltimore Orioles1216061.49613.0437502-6529-3030-32331419.424
AL -447New York Yankees1236162.49613.05545381633-3328-29311813.581
AL -559Detroit Tigers1236063.48814.0586579726-3235-30311615.516
AL -6612Boston Red Sox1215764.47116.05905662429-3428-30331815.545
AL -7713Kansas City Athletics1215665.46317.0545564-1922-3334-32331023.303
AL -8816Washington Senators I1224973.40224.5495572-7725-3924-34321418.438
NL -
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113San Francisco Giants1237152.577-5754878838-2633-26311219.387
NL -224Los Angeles Dodgers1246856.5483.55655471833-3235-24322012.625
NL -335Milwaukee Braves1156352.5484.05324676524-3038-23412318.561
NL -448Pittsburgh Pirates1195960.49610.0501540-3926-3433-26351916.543
NL -5510Cincinnati Reds1246064.48411.56375983924-3536-29301416.467
NL -6611Chicago Cubs1175661.47912.0510517-728-3328-28371819.486
NL -7714St. Louis Cardinals1265769.45215.5531601-7025-4032-29281414.500
NL -8815Philadelphia Phillies1265373.42119.5506600-9421-3831-36281117.393
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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