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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 23-23W16558001 000 020 371
Cincinnati Reds 21-23L17669000 000 010 143
Date of Game:  Saturday, May 30, 1959
Stadium:  Crosley Field
Feats and Milestones

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Joe Christopherrf23.169100000.00022000
    Roman Mejiasrf28.294400002.20325206191
Dick Groatss28.207400010.239395793160
Smoky Burgessc32.093411010.370367942170
    Hank Foilesc29.354000000.19425363110
Dick Stuart1b26.204401100.26330946171
    Rocky Nelson1b34.193000000.18229257180
Bob Skinnerlf27.240311110.260354778173
Bill Mazeroski2b22.267400000.242433865190
Don Hoak3b31.115411000.252425902133
Bill Virdoncf27.356402100.287415522132
Bennie Danielsp26.347301011.273917010
    Roy Facep31.100000000.25016232000
Totals: 3537343.2003724549 

Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

Johnny Temple2b31.296401000.308398602174
Vada Pinsoncf20.292400001.32339667325
Jerry Lynchlf28.317401000.293343727241
Frank Robinson1b23.273400001.2813948913406
Gus Bellrf30.196401000.2743611457260
Frank Thomas3b29.353300001.250357623160
Ed Baileyc28.045300000.276324803100
Roy McMillanss29.317210011.2553911194130
Jim O'Toolep22.140200001.20089000
    John Powersph29.326101100.3851197020
    Hal Jeffcoatp34.266000000.00013557000
Totals: 3114115.1293255956 

Game Stats


2B:  Smoky Burgess (19), Don Hoak (6), John Powers (2), Bill Virdon 2 (11)
HR:  Bob Skinner (8)
RBIs:  John Powers (2), Bob Skinner (17), Dick Stuart (17), Bill Virdon (13)
GDP:  Smoky Burgess (4), Don Hoak (5), Frank Robinson (4)

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

Bennie Daniels  (W 3-3)26.3477.14111304.241.26000817
Roy Face  (Sv 4)31.1001.20000202.001.0000015230
Pitching Totals:9411150 00023247

Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

Jim O'Toole  (L 0-1)22.14087334316.001.7800089
Hal Jeffcoat34.26610000002.001.2200013215
Pitching Totals:9733431 00021224

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Bennie Daniels; Roy Face; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bennie Daniels 0-0-0;  Roy Face 0-0-0;  Jim O'Toole 0-0-0;  Hal Jeffcoat 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Bennie Daniels 27;  Roy Face 5;  Jim O'Toole 36;  Hal Jeffcoat 3; 
Time of Game:  2:17    Attendance:  8,613
Umpires:   Home:   Vinnie Smith  1B  Frank Dascoli  2B  Frank Secory  3B  Hal Dixon 

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