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MLB Games on Thursday September 3, 1959

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL4Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP98,754Memorial StadiumNight2:26Hal BrownFrank BaumannBilly LoesNieman (2)
Washington Senators IAL2New York YankeesAL9Box | PBP916,117Yankee Stadium IDay2:09Art DitmarRuss Kemmerer---Courtney, Sievers
St. Louis CardinalsNL5Los Angeles DodgersNL3Box | PBP921,308Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumNight2:54Bob MillerDon Drysdale---Boyer, Cunningham, Roseboro
Chicago CubsNL5San Francisco GiantsNL8Box | PBP915,424Seals StadiumDay2:54Stu MillerDave Hillman---Bressoud, Dark, Mays, McCovey
4 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, September 03, 1959

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Chicago White Sox1348351.619-5825216139-2642-2720119.550
AL -222Cleveland Indians1317655.5805.56265487837-2439-31231310.565
AL -337New York Yankees1346767.50016.06025723037-3830-2920128.600
AL -448Detroit Tigers1336667.49616.5628626230-3437-32211011.476
AL -5510Baltimore Orioles1316467.48917.5478542-6431-3532-33231013.435
AL -6612Boston Red Sox1336271.46620.56296131630-4032-3121138.619
AL -7714Kansas City Athletics1295871.45022.5573609-3622-3436-3725817.320
AL -8816Washington Senators I1335380.39829.5532619-8728-4425-36211011.476
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113San Francisco Giants1337558.564-6195328740-3235-2621813.381
NL -224Los Angeles Dodgers1347361.5452.56075911635-3438-2722157.682
NL -335Milwaukee Braves1246658.5324.55715106127-3338-26322012.625
NL -446Pittsburgh Pirates1306763.5156.5563577-1426-3641-27241113.458
NL -559Cincinnati Reds1336568.48910.06776364125-3740-3121912.429
NL -6611Chicago Cubs1266066.47611.5551567-1631-3629-30281414.500
NL -7713St. Louis Cardinals1366373.46313.5573638-6527-4236-3118810.444
NL -8815Philadelphia Phillies1365779.41919.5543653-11023-4233-3818711.389
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