Update:   Awards Voting History -  Created section for voting history on MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Managers of the Year with votes received and statistics.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cincinnati Reds 26-29W1002 200 011 6110
Chicago Cubs 29-26L1000 020 002 461
Date of Game:  Wednesday, June 10, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Frank Robinson - 4 hits, 500th career game

  • Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b31.307422010.312508713216
    Vada Pinsoncf20.303401011.31950779416
    Jerry Lynchlf28.328400101.277423808281
        Walt Dropo1b36.131100000.097191071120
    Frank Robinson1b-lf23.284424310.2955050014509
    Gus Bellrf30.207501002.2694711567270
    Ed Baileyc28.056501101.246394873110
    Frank Thomas3b29.364400002.240467733190
        Eddie Kasko3b26.348000000.26725263020
    Roy McMillanss29.328411101.2705011307190
    Bob Purkeyp29.331311012.20012119020
        Orlando Penap25.205000000.0911221010
    Totals: 386116410.2894426848 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Tony Taylor2b23.174400000.295501872147
    Alvin Dark3b37.154401001.2504712380151
    Lee Wallsrf26.155411000.273484222100
    Ernie Banksss28.130411200.2905571615560
    Dale Long1b33.124400000.269435398170
    Bobby Thomsonlf35.229401001.2594510837260
    George Altmancf26.082411001.23847473120
    Sammy Taylorc26.103211210.238381314161
    Glen Hobbiep23.047100000.1331671000
        Elmer Singletonp40.349000000.0001341000
        Irv Norenph34.193100001.20817963010
        Dick Drottp22.344000000.000473000
        Jim Marshallph28.016100001.218341434150
        Dave Hillmanp31.270000000.0801390000
    Totals: 3346415.1824705744 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Ed Bailey (7), Alvin Dark (6), Bobby Thomson (8)
    HR:  Ernie Banks (15), Roy McMillan (7), Frank Robinson (14), Sammy Taylor (4)
    RBIs:  Ed Bailey (11), Ernie Banks 2 (56), Jerry Lynch (28), Roy McMillan (19), Frank Robinson 3 (50), Sammy Taylor 2 (16)
    SB:  Frank Robinson (9), Johnny Temple (6)

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Purkey  (W 5-6)29.33174221214.911.3400014130
    Orlando Pena  (Sv 1)25.20522220315.521.550001322
    Pitching Totals:9644152 00027152

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Glen Hobbie  (L 6-6)23.0473.16444604.161.390001672
    Elmer Singleton40.3491.21000101.501.000001340
    Dick Drott22.34433110317.361.91000477
    Dave Hillman31.27011110014.011.080001289
    Pitching Totals:911664102 00045278

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Purkey 0-0-0;  Orlando Pena 0-0-0;  Glen Hobbie 0-0-0;  Elmer Singleton 0-0-0;  Dick Drott 0-0-0;  Dave Hillman 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Purkey 26;  Orlando Pena 8;  Glen Hobbie 20;  Elmer Singleton 6;  Dick Drott 12;  Dave Hillman 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:32    Attendance:  7,657
    Umpires:   Home:   Augie Donatelli  1B  Jocko Conlan  2B  Ken Burkhart  3B  Tony Venzon 

    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.