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Tuesday April 12,1960This date in baseball
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Games on 1960-04-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Philadelphia Phillies4Cincinnati Reds9BoxBrooks LawrenceRobin RobertsBill Henry
Chicago Cubs2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxDon DrysdaleDon Elston(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Milwaukee Braves4BoxDon McMahonRoy FaceLew Burdette
St. Louis Cardinals1San Francisco Giants3BoxSam JonesLarry Jackson(none)

Standings as of 1960-04-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1110Baltimore Orioles000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1548965.578
779Kansas City Athletics000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1545896.377
6611New York Yankees000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1549757.630
5512Detroit Tigers000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium1547183.461
4413Cleveland Indians000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1547678.494
8816Washington Senators I000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1547381.474
3314Chicago White Sox000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1548767.565
2215Boston Red Sox000----0000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park1546589.422
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
441Milwaukee Braves1101.000--4310-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1538766.569
334San Francisco Giants1101.000--3120-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1537875.510
113Cincinnati Reds1101.000--9450-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1536687.431
222Los Angeles Dodgers1101.000--3210-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1538172.529
665Philadelphia Phillies101.0001.049-50-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1535994.386
887St. Louis Cardinals101.0001.013-20-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1538667.562
558Chicago Cubs101.0001.023-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1536093.392
776Pittsburgh Pirates101.0001.034-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1539558.621


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Norm Cash1B25.153Traded by Indians to Tigers for Steve Demeter. 
Steve Demeter3B25.075Traded by Tigers to Indians for Norm Cash. 
Ed Fitz GeraldC35.326Released by Indians. 
Ernie JohnsonP35.300Released by Indians. 
Danny O'Connell2B-3B33.081Released by Giants.