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Sunday August 21,1960This 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 1960-08-21

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles10Boston Red Sox4BoxSteve BarberIke DelockWes Stock
Cleveland Indians4Detroit Tigers6BoxJim BunningJim PerryPaul Foytack
Cleveland Indians4Detroit Tigers6BoxPete BurnsideDon Newcombe(none)
Chicago White Sox1Kansas City Athletics8BoxRay HerbertBob Shaw(none)
New York Yankees4Washington Senators I7BoxHal WoodeshickBobby ShantzCamilo Pascual
San Francisco Giants3Chicago Cubs5BoxGlen HobbieBilly O'DellDon Elston
San Francisco Giants5Chicago Cubs3BoxGeorges MarandaMark FreemanSherman Jones
Pittsburgh Pirates4Cincinnati Reds8BoxJay HookBob FriendJim Brosnan
Philadelphia Phillies2Milwaukee Braves3BoxWarren SpahnJohn Buzhardt(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers0St. Louis Cardinals2BoxErnie BroglioSandy KoufaxLindy McDaniel

Standings as of 1960-08-21

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees1156748.583--5874959231-3036-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissYankee Stadium I39309.769
223Baltimore Orioles1196851.5711.05295012836-2132-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium352114.600
334Chicago White Sox1196851.5711.058147810329-3139-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park351916.543
448Washington Senators I1185959.5009.5534558-2435-2824-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithGriffith Stadium361422.389
5510Cleveland Indians1145658.49110.5493510-1725-2831-30L4T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneCleveland Municipal Stadium402020.500
6611Detroit Tigers1165660.48311.54764611523-3433-26W6T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellBriggs Stadium381523.395
7713Boston Red Sox1154966.42618.0517608-9122-3627-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP Bucky HarrisFenway Park391623.410
8816Kansas City Athletics1164373.37124.5482588-10617-4025-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP Parke CarrollMunicipal Stadium381523.395
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1960 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates1187345.619--57146810333-2639-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field362214.611
225Milwaukee Braves1146549.5706.05164872926-2839-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium402317.575
336St. Louis Cardinals1186553.5518.05204813926-3239-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park362115.583
447Los Angeles Dodgers1146252.5449.05014237832-2730-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum402020.500
559San Francisco Giants1165759.49115.0490481923-3434-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park382216.579
6612Cincinnati Reds1195465.45419.5501536-3525-3529-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field351322.371
7714Chicago Cubs1164670.39726.0486585-9922-3823-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field381424.368
8815Philadelphia Phillies1194574.37828.5433557-12421-3924-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium351421.400


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dale Long1B34.196Purchased by Yankees from Giants.