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Sunday May 8,1960This 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 1960-05-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox8New York Yankees3BoxGerry StaleyFred Kipp(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2Cincinnati Reds5BoxCal McLishLarry JacksonBill Henry
Philadelphia Phillies4Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxJack MeyerEd RakowTurk Farrell
Pittsburgh Pirates1San Francisco Giants13BoxMike McCormickJoe Gibbon(none)

Standings as of 1960-05-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago White Sox18126.667--908196-66-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park1367561.551
223New York Yankees16106.6251.09666303-37-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I1388751.630
336Boston Red Sox1587.5332.56371-83-45-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park1395782.410
447Cleveland Indians1798.5292.5696635-64-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium1376770.489
558Baltimore Orioles19109.5262.5101108-72-38-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium1357956.585
6612Washington Senators I17710.4124.58588-33-24-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium1376671.482
7714Kansas City Athletics17611.3535.56175-141-95-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium1375285.380
8815Detroit Tigers15510.3335.55060-102-93-1L10T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium1396673.475
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants21147.667--11779385-39-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1336568.489
334Milwaukee Braves1596.6002.0696185-54-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium1397960.568
225Pittsburgh Pirates20128.6001.511088225-67-2L3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field1348351.619
449Cincinnati Reds221111.5003.5106118-127-74-4W7T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field1325676.424
5510Los Angeles Dodgers221012.4554.58891-33-47-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum1327260.545
6611St. Louis Cardinals20911.4504.5948590-89-3L4T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park1347757.575
7713Philadelphia Phillies22913.4095.597121-245-84-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1325082.379
8816Chicago Cubs18612.3336.586124-383-63-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field1365482.397