Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Friday August 12,1960This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

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.

1960 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 1960-08-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox3Baltimore Orioles4BoxChuck EstradaMike Fornieles(none)
Kansas City Athletics4Chicago White Sox6BoxBob ShawBud DaleyGerry Staley
Detroit Tigers6Cleveland Indians4BoxDave SislerJohnny Klippstein(none)
Washington Senators I12New York Yankees7BoxPedro RamosBill ShortHal Woodeshick
Los Angeles Dodgers2Cincinnati Reds3BoxJay HookDon Drysdale(none)
San Francisco Giants2Milwaukee Braves4BoxWarren SpahnJack Sanford(none)
Chicago Cubs6Philadelphia Phillies10BoxChris ShortGlen HobbieTurk Farrell
St. Louis Cardinals9Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxBob GibsonRed Witt(none)

Standings as of 1960-08-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles1106446.582--4774552234-1830-28W7T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium442519.568
223New York Yankees1056144.5810.55454568928-2833-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I493613.735
335Chicago White Sox1096247.5691.55314458627-2835-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park452520.556
448Cleveland Indians1045252.5009.0460468-825-2427-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium502426.480
559Washington Senators I1085355.49110.0477502-2532-2621-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium462026.435
6611Detroit Tigers1054758.44814.5423431-820-3227-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium492425.490
7713Boston Red Sox1064660.43416.0470551-8120-3426-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park481929.396
8815Kansas City Athletics1074265.39320.5455530-7517-3424-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium471631.340
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates1076542.607--5124288431-2433-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field473017.638
224St. Louis Cardinals1096346.5783.04984455326-2937-17W6T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park452322.511
336Milwaukee Braves1045846.5585.54864662024-2634-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium503020.600
447Los Angeles Dodgers1055847.5526.04773978028-2230-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum492425.490
5510San Francisco Giants1075255.48613.04554451018-3034-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park472720.574
6612Cincinnati Reds1084860.44417.5453489-3625-3523-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field461927.413
7714Philadelphia Phillies1084365.39822.5410514-10419-3324-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium461630.348
8816Chicago Cubs1064066.37724.5446553-10719-3820-29L4T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field482028.417