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Tuesday September 1,1959This 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 1959-09-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees5Baltimore Orioles0BoxWhitey FordJerry WalkerRyne Duren
Washington Senators I7Boston Red Sox4BoxCamilo PascualEarl WilsonTex Clevenger
Detroit Tigers4Chicago White Sox0BoxJim BunningBob Shaw(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxLarry JacksonJohnny Podres(none)
Philadelphia Phillies5Milwaukee Braves3BoxDon CardwellBob Buhl(none)

Standings as of 1959-09-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox1328151.614--5645154939-2640-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park22139.591
222Cleveland Indians1307555.5775.06205457537-2438-31L4T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium241410.583
337Detroit Tigers1316665.50414.56226081430-3237-32W5T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium231013.435
448New York Yankees1326567.49216.05895672237-3828-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I22148.636
5511Baltimore Orioles1296267.48117.5469538-6931-3530-33L4T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium251213.480
6612Boston Red Sox1316269.47318.56256042130-3832-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park231310.565
7714Kansas City Athletics1285870.45321.0570603-3322-3336-37L4T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium26818.308
8816Washington Senators I1315378.40527.5527606-7928-4225-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium231013.435
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113San Francisco Giants1317358.557--6075248340-3233-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium231013.435
224Los Angeles Dodgers1327260.5451.55955801535-3437-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum24168.667
335Milwaukee Braves1236657.5373.05664996727-3338-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium332013.606
446Pittsburgh Pirates1286761.5234.5559569-1026-3441-27W5T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field261115.423
559Chicago Cubs1246064.4849.5543555-1231-3429-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field301416.467
6610Cincinnati Reds1316368.48110.06696323725-3738-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field231112.478
7713St. Louis Cardinals1346272.46312.5562626-6426-4136-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park20911.450
8815Philadelphia Phillies1355679.41519.0532648-11622-4233-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium19811.421