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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Milwaukee Braves 15-10L1010 110 000 391
Chicago Cubs 15-14W1000 101 005 780
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 12, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones

Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

 
Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bill Brutoncf33.184501001.34011693280
Eddie Mathews3b27.212411110.327139489180
Hank Aaronrf25.096502000.47213694380
Wes Covingtonlf27.046401011.26513261040
Frank Torre1b27.134400000.25812372020
Del Crandallc29.068311110.29812754291
Johnny Loganss32.050311110.20512978230
Johnny O'Brien2b28.152302000.3336220010
    Mickey Vernonph41.020100000.33381192030
    Felix Mantilla2b24.287000000.1878193021
Lew Burdettep32.171400002.1435285000
Totals: 3639344.2501136590 

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

 
Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Tony Taylor2b23.145311101.27525162154
    Jim Marshallph27.353100000.21320129370
    Johnny Goryl2b25.203000000.28113104160
Alvin Dark3b37.125400000.275241215080
Ernie Banksss28.101300110.287306917280
Walt Morynlf33.030412100.24530491490
Dale Long1b33.095402001.29520516370
    Chick Kingpr28.183000000.000536000
Bobby Thomsoncf35.200411000.2002010582100
Lee Wallsrf26.126310010.27728402290
Sammy Taylorc26.074410000.22522115191
Bob Andersonp23.226211000.167731000
    George Altmanph26.053100000.23327273100
    Don Elstonp30.036000000.00015118000
    Earl Averillph27.246111400.20915743100
Totals: 3478722.2353015169 

Game Stats

 

2B:  Bob Anderson (1), Dale Long (2)
HR:  Earl Averill (3), Del Crandall (2), Johnny Logan (2), Eddie Mathews (9), Walt Moryn (4), Tony Taylor (1)
RBIs:  Earl Averill 4 (10), Ernie Banks (28), Del Crandall (9), Johnny Logan (3), Eddie Mathews (18), Walt Moryn (9), Tony Taylor (5)
GDP:  Dale Long (1)

Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

 
Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Lew Burdette  (L 3-1)32.1718.28762234.031.210005272
Pitching Totals:8.7876223 0005272

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

 
Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Bob Anderson23.22687334332.251.13000731
Don Elston  (W 1-1)30.03612000103.941.1900015118
Pitching Totals:9933443 00022149

Other Game Information

 

Balks:  Bob Anderson; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Lew Burdette 0-0-0;  Bob Anderson 0-0-0;  Don Elston 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Lew Burdette 36;  Bob Anderson 35;  Don Elston 5; 
Time of Game:  2:24    Attendance:  8,288
Umpires:   Home:   Ed Sudol  1B  Tom Gorman  2B  Dusty Boggess  3B  Stan Landes 


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