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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Los Angeles Dodgers 1-1W1000 200 210 5100
Chicago Cubs 1-1L1003 000 000 380
Date of Game:  Sunday, April 12, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Norm Sherry - 1st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI

  • Los Angeles Dodgers Batting Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Charlie Neal2b28.072411011.1432332000
    Don Zimmerss28.085502000.3752342000
    Don Demetercf23.292512201.400147120
    Carl Furillorf37.035500000.00011258000
    Gil Hodges1b35.008411000.28621355000
    Rip Repulskilf31.191210010.0001680000
        Ron Fairlylf20.274101100.400217010
    Jim Baxes3b30.281312011.50022000
    Norm Sherryc27.271301200.33311020
    Sandy Koufaxp23.104100000.000192000
        Dick Grayph27.276000010.000159000
        Johnny Klippsteinp31.178000000.0001322000
        Jim Gilliamph30.177100000.0002895000
        Clem Labinep32.249100000.0001354000
    Totals: 35510543.286205756 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Tony Taylor2b23.115411010.2222139000
    Lee Wallsrf26.096512001.4001375000
    Ernie Banksss28.071412200.4292663020
    Earl Averill3b27.216400000.250261010
    Walt Morynlf33.000302110.5002463010
    Bobby Thomsoncf35.170300000.00021040000
        George Altmanph-cf26.023101000.75022000
    Dale Long1b33.065400000.0002498000
    Cal Neemanc30.053100020.0001182000
        Sammy Taylorph-c26.044100001.400295040
    Taylor Phillipsp25.298300001.000185000
        Glen Hobbiep22.353000000.000156000
        Don Elstonp30.006000000.0001104000
        Jim Marshallph27.323100000.0001110000
    Totals: 3438343.235223873 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Jim Baxes (1), Gil Hodges (1)
    3B:  Ernie Banks (1)
    HR:  Don Demeter (1)
    RBIs:  Ernie Banks 2 (2), Don Demeter 2 (2), Ron Fairly (1), Walt Moryn (1), Norm Sherry 2 (2)
    GDP:  Ernie Banks (1), Carl Furillo (1), Norm Sherry (1)

    Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Sandy Koufax23.10435332209.002.335932271103
    Johnny Klippstein  (W 1-0)31.17831001000.000.673421131334
    Clem Labine  (Sv 1)32.24932001100.001.004727201357
    Pitching Totals:9833430 14080603794

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Taylor Phillips  (L 0-1)25.29877443115.141.431136548190
    Glen Hobbie22.35313111109.004.00281612157
    Don Elston30.00610000100.000.008531104
    Pitching Totals:91055431 14986633251

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Sandy Koufax 59-32-27;  Johnny Klippstein 34-21-13;  Clem Labine 47-27-20;  Taylor Phillips 113-65-48;  Glen Hobbie 28-16-12;  Don Elston 8-5-3; 
    Batters Faced:  Sandy Koufax 16;  Johnny Klippstein 11;  Clem Labine 11;  Taylor Phillips 31;  Glen Hobbie 7;  Don Elston 2; 
    Time of Game:  2:48    Attendance:  10,824
    Umpires:   Home:   Stan Landes  1B  Ed Sudol  2B  Dusty Boggess  3B  Tom Gorman 

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