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Monday September 7,1959This 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 1959-09-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators I0Baltimore Orioles7BoxBilly O'DellRuss Kemmerer(none)
Washington Senators I8Baltimore Orioles1BoxHal WoodeshickHoyt WilhelmHal Griggs
New York Yankees4Boston Red Sox12BoxJerry CasaleDuke MaasMike Fornieles
Kansas City Athletics1Chicago White Sox2BoxBilly PierceNed GarverTurk Lown
Kansas City Athletics7Chicago White Sox13BoxGerry StaleyDick Tomanek(none)
Detroit Tigers14Cleveland Indians15BoxBobby LockeJim Bunning(none)
Detroit Tigers5Cleveland Indians6BoxMike GarciaPete Burnside(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6Cincinnati Reds4BoxRuben GomezOrlando Pena(none)
Chicago Cubs1Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxJohnny PodresBob Anderson(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Milwaukee Braves5BoxLew BurdetteBob Friend(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Milwaukee Braves4BoxBob BuhlBennie Daniels(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2San Francisco Giants4BoxSam JonesBob Gibson(none)

Standings as of 1959-09-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox1398653.619--6065396739-2645-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1587.533
222Cleveland Indians1368056.5884.56575768139-2541-31W4T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1899.500
337Detroit Tigers1386969.50016.5668659930-3640-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium1679.438
448New York Yankees1386870.49317.56135941937-3931-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I16115.688
559Baltimore Orioles1366769.49317.5496557-6133-3633-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium18711.389
6612Boston Red Sox1376473.46721.06486361231-4233-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park17116.647
7714Kansas City Athletics1345876.43325.5593645-5222-3936-37L10T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium20812.400
8816Washington Senators I1385682.40629.5559634-7529-4527-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1679.438
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113San Francisco Giants1377760.562--6275398840-3237-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium17611.353
224Milwaukee Braves1297059.5433.05915207129-3440-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium271611.593
335Los Angeles Dodgers1377463.5403.06176001735-3439-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum19145.737
446Pittsburgh Pirates1356867.5048.0573597-2427-4041-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field19109.526
5510Chicago Cubs1306367.48510.5562578-1634-3729-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field241113.458
6611Cincinnati Reds1376671.48211.06896533625-3741-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1789.471
7713St. Louis Cardinals1396475.46014.0578645-6728-4436-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1578.467
8815Philadelphia Phillies1406080.42918.5560665-10524-4235-39W2T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium14410.286