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Never before have all eight National League teams been so close on July 1
July 06, 1958

Wanted for assaulton National League pitchers are George Crowe and Duke Snider. Crowe (6 feet 2,212 pounds) was last seen wearing red uniform of Cincinnati and sporting a .344B.A. Snider (6 feet 1½, 180 pounds) is from Los Angeles, and a .320 man. Bothmen are armed (with bats) and are considered dangerous.

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TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This week (6/22-6/28)

 

Batting

 
 

Season

Homers
Week

Week

Season

Homers
Season

Pitching
Season

NATIONAL LEAGUE

St. Louis

6-1

.857

35-30

2

Flood

.536

Musial

.351

Boyer

14

Brosnan

7-5

Los Angeles

6-2

.750

31-37

11

Snider

.452

Snider

.320

Hodges

12

Podres

7-7

Cincinnati

4-4

.500

32-31

5

Temple

.405

Crowe

.344

Robinson

8

Purkey

8-4

Chicago

3-3

.500

33-36

2

S. Taylor

.412

Dark

.338

Banks

18

Elston

6-5

Milwaukee

3-4

.429

36-28

7

Aaron

.348

Torre

.313

Mathews

15

Spahn

9-4

San Francisco

3-4

.429

36-33

7

Wagner

.438

Mays

.369

Cepeda

16

Antonelli

8-5

Philadelphia

2-3

.400

29-34

4

Ashburn

.435

Ashburn

.340

2 with

9

Semproch

8-5

Pittsburgh

1-7

.125

33-36

2

Kluszewski

.381

Skinner

.324

Thomas

21

Friend

9-8

AMERICAN LEAGUE

New York

5-1

.833

43-22

8

Siebern

.350

McDougald

.308

Mantle

13

Turley

11-3

Kansas City

4-2

.667

34-32

9

Lopez

.444

Ward

.324

Cerv

19

Garver

7-4

Cleveland

4-2

.667

33-36

5

Power

.435

Vernon

.327

Colavito

12

Narleski

9-5

Boston

3-2

.600

34-34

8

Williams

.375

Malzone

.300

Jensen

22

Sisler

6-4

Detroit

3-3

.500

33-33

4

Harris

.375

Kuenn

.329

Kaline

9

Lary

8-5

Chicago

3-3

.500

32-34

4

Aparicio

.444

Fox

.328

2 with

8

Pierce

7-5

Baltimore

2-4

.333

29-36

3

Boyd

.353

Triandos

.280

Triandos

16

O'Dell

8-8

Washington

0-7

.000

28-39

9

Pearson

.333

Bridges

.304

Sievers

17

Ramos

5-5

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to June 28)

 

BEST

WORST

Batting (NL)

Mays, SF .369

Foiles, Pitt .187

Batting (AL)

Fox, Chi .328

Yost, Wash .183

Home run hitters (NL)

Thomas, Pitt 21 (1 per 12½ AB)

Blasingame, StL 0 (in 262 AB)

Home run hitters (AL)

Jensen, Bos 22 (1 per 11 AB)

Fox, Chi 0 (in 265 AB)

Pitching (NL)

Spahn, Mil 9-4

Newcombe, Cin 1-7

Pitching (AL)

Turley, NY 11-3

Loes, Balt 0-7

ERA (NL)

Worthington, SF 2.84

Newcombe, Cin 6.40

ERA (AL)

Ford, NY 1.53

Fornieles, Bos 5.68

Complete games (NL)

Spahn, Mil 11 (in 16 starts)

McDaniel, StL 1 (in 12 starts)

Complete games (AL)

Ford, NY 10
Turley, NY 10 (in 14 starts)

Loes, Balt 1 (in 10 starts)

Team HR (NL)

San Francisco 84

St. Louis 45

Team HR (AL)

New York 77

Baltimore 44

Team runs (NL)

San Francisco 355

Philadelphia 262

Team runs (AL)

Boston 306
Cleveland 306

Baltimore 196

Team hits (NL)

San Francisco 677

Los Angeles 579

Team hits (AL)

Cleveland 608

Baltimore 506

RUNS PRODUCED

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Runs
Scored

Teammates
Batted In

Total Runs
Produced

Banks, Chi (.305)

53

36

89

Thomas, Pitt (.293)

45

44

89

Mays, SF (.369)

57

28

85

Cepeda, SF (.310)

47

34

81

Spencer, SF (.304)

40

36

76

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Cerv, KC (.322)

49

39

88

Jensen, Bos (.300)

39

35

74

Minoso, Clev (.286)

45

25

70

Lopez, KC (.274)

43

27

70

F. Bolling, Det (.272)

43

27

70

THE ROOKIES

 

NATIONAL LEAGUE

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Batting

Green, StL .324

Pearson, Wash .264

Home runs

Cepeda, SF 16

Harrell, Clev 5
Marshall, Balt 5

RBIs

Cepeda, SF 50

Aspromonte, Wash 20

Pitching

Semproch, Phil 8-5

Grant, Clev 6-4

TWO PHOTOS

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)