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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 18-21W3002 320 000 7130
Chicago Cubs 20-20L4000 030 000 370
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 24, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones

St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Don Blasingame2b27.069412110.27337488065
Gino Cimolicf-rf29.157400011.299363603221
Stan Musial1b38.184300010.2473011203160
    Curt Floodcf21.126101000.19528157120
Ken Boyer3b28.004512201.326375979295
Bill Whitelf25.116311010.315321784210
    Bobby Gene Smithlf24.361000000.22728149160
Joe Cunninghamrf-1b27.271412000.346323541121
Hal Smithc27.358413200.271362885202
Lee Tatess27.067412200.1251424030
Vinegar Bend Mizellp28.284210000.22610136060
    Lindy McDanielp23.163200000.00010103000
Totals: 36713742.3613303954 

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Tony Taylor2b23.157401102.27636173196
Lee Wallsrf26.138300011.262384122100
Walt Morynlf33.042201121.257415025110
Ernie Banksss28.113400002.2814170210400
Bobby Thomsoncf35.212401001.2113110694160
Alvin Dark3b37.137311000.2543412250120
    Irv Norenph34.176100000.26712958000
Jim Marshall1b27.365411001.20726135390
Cal Neemanc30.095110011.0509190000
    Sammy Taylorc26.086201000.253301232111
Moe Drabowskyp23.308100000.167869000
    John Buzhardtp22.280000000.0001016000
    Earl Averillph27.258000110.20422813120
    Seth Moreheadp24.282000000.000565000
    George Altmanph26.065100001.20834343100
    Elmer Singletonp40.332000000.000937000
    Dale Longph33.107101000.277315275110
Totals: 31373510.2264176318 

Game Stats


2B:  Ken Boyer (5), Joe Cunningham (5), Jim Marshall (1), Walt Moryn (7), Hal Smith (7), Lee Tate (1), Bill White (5)
3B:  Lee Tate (1)
RBIs:  Earl Averill (12), Don Blasingame (6), Ken Boyer 2 (29), Walt Moryn (11), Hal Smith 2 (20), Lee Tate 2 (3), Tony Taylor (9)
SB:  Don Blasingame (5), Ken Boyer (5)
CS: Don Blasingame (6)
SF:  Tony Taylor (3)
GDP:  Ernie Banks (6), Stan Musial (6), Lee Walls (4)

St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

Vinegar Bend Mizell28.2844.14334503.631.2500010148
Lindy McDaniel  (W 3-5)23.1634.23001503.671.3900011109
Pitching Totals:97335100 00021257

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Moe Drabowsky  (L 2-4)23.3083.17553104.241.55000972
John Buzhardt22.2801.22221004.671.370001016
Seth Morehead24.28221000005.821.35000667
Elmer Singleton40.33223000102.771.31000936
Pitching Totals:91377420 00034191

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Vinegar Bend Mizell 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0;  Moe Drabowsky 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0;  Seth Morehead 0-0-0;  Elmer Singleton 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Vinegar Bend Mizell 20;  Lindy McDaniel 17;  Moe Drabowsky 19;  John Buzhardt 7;  Seth Morehead 7;  Elmer Singleton 7; 
Time of Game:  2:57    Attendance:  19,921
Umpires:   Home:   Augie Donatelli  1B  Jocko Conlan  2B  Ken Burkhart  3B  Tony Venzon 

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