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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cincinnati Reds 14-11L11.5447100 130 000 5120
Pittsburgh Pirates 13-10W11.5336013 130 00x 8130
Date of Game:  Friday, May 12, 1961
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Hal Bevan - 1st career home run

  • Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

     
    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Blasingame2b29.057401000.17615741033
        Dick Gernertph32.226100000.1677775110
        Howie Nunnp25.207000000.000622000
    Vada Pinsoncf22.274512002.25025349277
    Frank Robinsonlf25.255412110.244257496167
    Wally Postrf31.307501000.312219654130
    Gene Freese3b27.124501100.25325613183
    Leo Cardenasss22.146311011.2591967181
    Gordy Coleman1b26.311411101.28725976161
    Bob Schmidtc28.020402100.18211311030
    Bob Purkeyp31.302100000.1436186010
        Hal Bevanph30.178111100.500213110
        Marshall Bridgesp29.345100000.000463000
        Jay Hookp24.175000000.500557000
        Eddie Kaskoph-2b28.319100000.34814489040
    Totals: 39512524.3082105497 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Joe Christopherlf25.151502000.333870000
    Dick Groatss30.189513101.313238360110
    Bill Virdoncf29.338511001.342187833120
    Smoky Burgessc34.075400010.31014985040
    Roberto Clementerf26.267511001.365237062191
    Rocky Nelson1b36.175323300.28010419370
    Don Hoak3b33.097210020.30821864170
    Bill Mazeroski2b24.249412101.19523640171
    Vinegar Bend Mizellp30.272100001.0004188000
        George Wittp27.184000000.000340000
        Dick Stuartph28.186111300.284203132130
        Bobby Shantzp35.228100001.5006343000
    Totals: 36813836.3611736187 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Joe Christopher (1), Gordy Coleman (8), Gene Freese (5), Rocky Nelson (2)
    HR:  Hal Bevan (1), Rocky Nelson (3), Frank Robinson (6), Dick Stuart (2)
    RBIs:  Hal Bevan (1), Gordy Coleman (16), Gene Freese (8), Dick Groat (11), Bill Mazeroski (7), Rocky Nelson 3 (7), Frank Robinson (16), Bob Schmidt (3), Dick Stuart 3 (13)
    SB:  Don Blasingame (3), Vada Pinson (7)
    SH:  Vinegar Bend Mizell (2)

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

     
    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Purkey31.30237440113.001.160006197
    Marshall Bridges  (L 0-1)29.3451.24441215.141.14000463
    Jay Hook24.1752.11002307.801.67000561
    Howie Nunn25.20711000004.502.00000622
    Pitching Totals:81388362 00021343

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Vinegar Bend Mizell30.2724.29552123.671.260004203
    George Witt27.1840.11000004.500.75000345
    Bobby Shantz  (W 1-0)35.22842000302.250.830006312
    Pitching Totals:91255242 00013560

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Purkey 0-0-0;  Marshall Bridges 0-0-0;  Jay Hook 0-0-0;  Howie Nunn 0-0-0;  Vinegar Bend Mizell 0-0-0;  George Witt 0-0-0;  Bobby Shantz 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Purkey 16;  Marshall Bridges 11;  Jay Hook 10;  Howie Nunn 4;  Vinegar Bend Mizell 25;  George Witt 2;  Bobby Shantz 14; 
    Time of Game:  2:43    Attendance:  20,662
    Umpires:   Home:   Jocko Conlan  1B  Augie Donatelli  2B  Ken Burkhart  3B  Chris Pelekoudas 


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