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Friday September 11,1959This 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 1959-09-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox0Baltimore Orioles3BoxJack FisherBilly Pierce(none)
Chicago White Sox0Baltimore Orioles1BoxJerry WalkerGerry Staley(none)
Kansas City Athletics8Boston Red Sox6BoxJohn TsitourisTom BrewerAl Grunwald
Detroit Tigers3New York Yankees9BoxJim CoatesPaul Foytack(none)
Cleveland Indians4Washington Senators I5BoxPedro RamosMike Garcia(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1Chicago Cubs2BoxBob AndersonBob Blaylock(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxChuck ChurnRoy Face(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxLarry SherryFred Green(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Milwaukee Braves10BoxJoey JayJay Hook(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1San Francisco Giants0BoxRobin RobertsMike McCormick(none)

Standings as of 1959-09-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox1448856.611--6165546240-2946-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1064.600
222Cleveland Indians1408258.5864.06695907941-2741-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1477.500
336New York Yankees1417170.50415.56385984037-3934-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1385.615
447Baltimore Orioles1417071.49616.5509565-5633-3636-36W3T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1349.308
558Detroit Tigers1417071.49616.5677676131-3840-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium1367.462
6612Boston Red Sox1406575.46421.06626501231-4234-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park14104.714
7714Kansas City Athletics1385979.42826.0604670-6623-4236-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1679.438
8816Washington Senators I1415883.41128.5573645-7229-4529-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1358.385
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1959 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113San Francisco Giants1407862.557--6375479040-3238-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneySeals Stadium1459.357
224Los Angeles Dodgers1417863.5530.56326042835-3443-29W5T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum15105.667
335Milwaukee Braves1327359.5531.06135298429-3443-26W6T S R Log Off Def SP Fred HaneyJohn McHaleCounty Stadium241311.542
449Pittsburgh Pirates1396970.4968.5584616-3228-4341-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1596.600
5510Cincinnati Reds1426973.48610.07156773828-3941-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1257.417
6611Chicago Cubs1356570.48110.5578603-2534-3731-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field19910.474
7713St. Louis Cardinals1426478.45115.0586659-7328-4736-31L4T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1275.583
8815Philadelphia Phillies1436182.42718.5561671-11025-4435-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1138.273


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Enos SlaughterOF43.137Claimed on waivers by Braves from Yankees.