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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 16-18L1100 111 011 6101
Chicago Cubs 18-16W1000 230 20x 790
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 17, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Don Hoak3b31.102311122.235335812112
Roberto Clementerf24.272411200.257324763140
Smoky Burgessc32.080512001.393287862160
Ted Kluszewski1b34.249411001.405181081280
Bob Skinnerlf27.227312210.235264684113
Bill Mazeroski2b22.254401000.234343775150
Dick Groatss28.194401100.273345743160
Bill Virdoncf27.343311000.24032543172
    Harry Brightph29.237100000.333621130
    Roman Mejiascf28.281000000.19617198170
Bennie Danielsp26.334200001.200715010
    Dick Stuartph26.191100001.26928926161
    Bob Smithp28.105000000.0001172000
    R.C. Stevensph24.299100000.000159000
Totals: 35610636.2863075343 

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Tony Taylor2b23.150313100.27930167176
Alvin Dark3b37.130320012.2612912200110
Ernie Banksss28.106411200.281356969350
Walt Morynlf33.035411002.271354965100
Dale Long1b33.100311210.273255215100
Bobby Thomsoncf35.205400001.2192510634140
Lee Wallsrf26.131401001.27733407290
Sammy Taylorc26.079411001.25325118191
Glen Hobbiep23.023201000.1501166000
    Bill Henryp31.215100001.14310126000
Totals: 3279528.2812584880 

Game Stats


2B:  Smoky Burgess (15), Bill Mazeroski (4), Sammy Taylor (2), Tony Taylor 2 (5), Bill Virdon (7)
HR:  Ernie Banks (9), Roberto Clemente (3), Don Hoak (2), Dale Long (5), Bob Skinner (4)
RBIs:  Ernie Banks 2 (35), Roberto Clemente 2 (14), Dick Groat (16), Don Hoak (11), Dale Long 2 (10), Bob Skinner 2 (11), Tony Taylor (7)
SF:  Roberto Clemente (1), Tony Taylor (2)
GDP:  Roberto Clemente (5)

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

Bennie Daniels  (L 1-3)26.33467551524.711.29000615
Bob Smith28.10522201301.891.370001172
Pitching Totals:8975282 0001787

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Glen Hobbie  (W 5-3)23.0235.27442223.271.160001167
Bill Henry  (Sv 1)31.2153.13221413.271.2700010126
Pitching Totals:91066363 00021193

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Glen Hobbie; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bennie Daniels 0-0-0;  Bob Smith 0-0-0;  Glen Hobbie 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Bennie Daniels 25;  Bob Smith 10;  Glen Hobbie 25;  Bill Henry 14; 
Time of Game:  2:19    Attendance:  32,017
Umpires:   Home:   Shag Crawford  1B  Vic Delmore  2B  Al Barlick  3B  Bill Jackowski 

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