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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 16-18L1010 211 000 590
Chicago Cubs 18-16W1010 011 001 4111
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 17, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Bill Mazeroski - 2 home runs

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Hoak3b31.102500001.233325801102
    Roberto Clementerf24.272411110.257314752120
    Smoky Burgessc32.080401000.393277852160
        Hank Foilesc29.341000000.21221359110
    Dick Stuart1b26.191400000.27227916161
        Rocky Nelson1b34.180000000.26722250040
    Bob Skinnerlf27.227321010.22125467393
    Bill Mazeroski2b22.254422300.234333765150
    Dick Groatss28.194402100.274335733150
    Bill Virdoncf27.343402001.23731542172
    Vern Lawp29.066400001.2229203130
        Roy Facep31.087000000.25014230000
    Totals: 3659523.2503054931 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b23.150400011.26129166166
    Alvin Dark3b37.130501100.2692812190110
    Ernie Banksss28.106400000.282346958330
    Walt Morynlf33.035402000.272344955100
    Dale Long1b33.100411101.27024520480
    Bobby Thomsoncf35.205411100.2322410624140
    Lee Wallsrf26.131413000.27832406290
    Sammy Taylorc26.079413000.25324117191
        Chick Kingpr28.188000000.000738000
    Bob Andersonp23.231000010.167832000
        George Altmanph26.058100000.23028283100
        Bob Porterfieldp35.281000000.0007243000
        Earl Averillph27.251100000.20018773100
        John Buzhardtp22.273000000.000814000
        Jim Marshallph27.358000010.21321130370
    Totals: 35411332.3143265242 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Smoky Burgess (14), Bill Virdon (6)
    HR:  Roberto Clemente (2), Dale Long (4), Bill Mazeroski 2 (5), Bobby Thomson (4)
    RBIs:  Roberto Clemente (12), Alvin Dark (11), Dick Groat (15), Dale Long (8), Bill Mazeroski 3 (15), Bobby Thomson (14)
    SB:  Bob Skinner (3), Bill Virdon (2)
    GDP:  Smoky Burgess (3), Tony Taylor (2), Bobby Thomson (1)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Vern Law  (W 3-1)29.066811442224.001.240007205
    Roy Face  (Sv 3)31.08710001002.081.0400014229
    Pitching Totals:91144322 00021434

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Anderson  (L 2-2)23.23156442222.721.17000832
    Bob Porterfield35.28111110013.001.500007250
    John Buzhardt22.27332000103.961.24000814
    Pitching Totals:9955233 00023296

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Vern Law 0-0-0;  Roy Face 0-0-0;  Bob Anderson 0-0-0;  Bob Porterfield 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Vern Law 35;  Roy Face 3;  Bob Anderson 23;  Bob Porterfield 4;  John Buzhardt 11; 
    Time of Game:  0:00    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Jackowski  1B  Shag Crawford  2B  Vic Delmore  3B  Al Barlick 


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