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Wednesday May 4,1960This 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 1960-05-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox4Baltimore Orioles6BoxHoyt WilhelmFrank BaumannJerry Walker
Kansas City Athletics5Boston Red Sox3BoxDick HallTom BrewerMarty Kutyna
Detroit Tigers2New York Yankees4BoxBill ShortFrank Lary(none)
Cleveland Indians6Washington Senators I7BoxHal WoodeshickJohn Briggs(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Chicago Cubs5BoxDick EllsworthBob Friend(none)
Milwaukee Braves2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxBob BuhlDon Drysdale(none)
Cincinnati Reds3San Francisco Giants2BoxCal McLishJack Sanford(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3St. Louis Cardinals5BoxMarshall BridgesJohn BuzhardtLindy McDaniel

Standings as of 1960-05-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114New York Yankees1385.615--8150313-35-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1418952.631
225Chicago White Sox1486.5710.56871-32-66-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1407961.564
337Baltimore Orioles1697.5630.58592-72-37-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1388058.580
559Washington Senators I1477.5001.5787443-24-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1406674.471
448Cleveland Indians1477.5001.5535033-54-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1406971.493
6610Boston Red Sox1367.4622.05569-143-43-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park1415982.418
7712Kansas City Athletics1569.4003.05363-101-75-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1395287.374
8814Detroit Tigers1358.3853.04852-42-73-1L8T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium1416675.468
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates16115.688--9457374-37-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1388454.609
222San Francisco Giants17116.6470.59068225-36-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1376869.496
333Milwaukee Braves1495.6431.0665795-44-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1407961.564
446St. Louis Cardinals1697.5632.08970190-59-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1387761.558
5511Los Angeles Dodgers18810.4444.0787623-45-6L4T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1367462.544
6613Cincinnati Reds18711.3895.090111-216-71-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1366076.441
7715Chicago Cubs17611.3535.579115-363-63-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1375483.394
8816Philadelphia Phillies18612.3336.082114-322-74-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1365383.390