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June 30, 1958

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Best hitter in baseball last week was Chicago's surprising veteran, Al Dark

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TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This week (6/15-6/21)

 

Batting

 

Season

Homers Week

Week

Season

Homers Season

Pitching Season

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Pittsburgh

5-1

.833

32-29

4

Skinner

.500

Skinner

.336

Thomas

20

Friend

9-6

Milwaukee

3-2

.600

33-24

6

Logan

.412

Torre

.315

Mathews

14

Spahn

8-4

Philadelphia

3-2

.600

27-31

3

Jones

.389

Ashburn

.330

3 with

8

Semproch

8-4

Cincinnati

4-3

.571

28-27

6

Crowe

.429

Crowe

.336

Robinson

7

Purkey

8-3

St. Louis

3-3

.500

29-29

5

Cunningham

.500

Musial

.367

Boyer

14

Brosnan

6-5

San Francisco

2-3

.400

33-29

2

Bressoud

.450

Mays

.382

2 with

14

Antonelli

6-5

Chicago

2-4

.333

30-33

8

Dark

.654

Dark

.344

Banks

18

Elston

6-4

Los Angeles

1-5

.167

25-35

4

Snider

.455

Zimmer

.308

Neal

10

Podres

7-5

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Chicago

6-1

.857

29-31

3

Landis

.480

Fox

.342

3 with

7

Wynn

7-5

Detroit

5-1

.833

30-30

3

Kaline

.400

Kuenn

.332

Kaline

7

Lary

8-5

Kansas City

4-3

.571

30-30

4

Tuttle

.476

Ward

.331

Cerv

18

Garver

7-4

New York

3-4

.429

38-21

9

Bauer

.304

McDougald

.311

Mantle

12

Turley

10-3

Baltimore

3-4

.429

27-32

3

Triandos

.423

Triandos

.282

Triandos

14

O'Dell

7-7

Washington

2-3

.400

28-32

5

Pearson

.350

Bridges

.313

Sievers

12

Ramos

5-5

Cleveland

2-4

.333

29-34

5

Vernon

.429

Vernon

.360

Colavito

11

Narleski

8-5

Boston

1-6

.143

31-32

11

Runnels

.407

Malzone

.302

Jensen

19

Sisler

6-4

Second-Base smoothies abound in National League, where the four players above give assurance of superb performance regardless of which is selected to start the annual All-Star Game. From left to right are Don Blasingame of Cardinals, Bill Mazeroski of the Pirates, Red Schoendienst of the Braves and Johnny Temple of the Reds.

[This article contains a table. Please see hardcopy of magazine or PDF.]

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