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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Milwaukee Braves 33-23L1001 000 501 7110
Chicago Cubs 30-27W1330 102 00x 9151
Date of Game:  Friday, June 12, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Eddie Mathews - 2 home runs

  • Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

     
    Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Casey Wise2b26.277510000.118472120
    Eddie Mathews3b27.243433210.3172996412230
    Hank Aaronrf25.127502200.417287099310
    Wes Covingtonlf27.077500000.265292771140
    Frank Torre1b27.165401000.23524384050
    Bill Brutoncf33.215311011.312257073120
    Del Crandallc29.099413000.352277697191
    Johnny Loganss32.081411301.322269925120
        Bob Trowbridgep28.350000000.000580000
        Mel Roachph26.138100000.000260000
        Bob Giggiep25.303100000.00044000
        Mickey Vernonph41.051100000.190171201050
        Bob Hartmanp21.288000000.00033000
        Stan Lopataph33.273100000.0003696000
        Don McMahonp29.159000000.0001080000
    Totals: 38711722.2892366998 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b23.176412000.307521892147
    Alvin Dark3b37.156522200.2494912400171
    Lee Wallsrf26.157412300.278504243130
    Ernie Banksss28.132413301.2945771816590
    Dale Long1b33.126311010.264455418170
    Bobby Thomsonlf35.231402100.2594710857270
    George Altmancf26.084300010.24149493120
    Sammy Taylorc26.105401000.246401334161
    John Buzhardtp22.299332000.1431420000
        Bill Henryp31.241100001.15421137000
    Totals: 35915922.4294244536 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Hank Aaron (15), John Buzhardt (1), Del Crandall (5), Bobby Thomson (9), Frank Torre (5)
    3B:  Lee Walls (1)
    HR:  Ernie Banks (16), Johnny Logan (5), Eddie Mathews 2 (12), Lee Walls (3)
    RBIs:  Hank Aaron 2 (31), Ernie Banks 3 (59), Alvin Dark 2 (17), Johnny Logan 3 (12), Eddie Mathews 2 (23), Bobby Thomson (27), Lee Walls 3 (13)
    SH:  Tony Taylor (3)
    GDP:  Wes Covington (7), Sammy Taylor (3), Bobby Thomson (6)

    Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Lew Burdette  (L 5-2)32.2021.17660024.811.290009276
    Bob Trowbridge28.3500.21000007.502.50000481
    Bob Giggie25.30347331107.502.1700044
    Bob Hartman21.288100010022.504.0000033
    Don McMahon29.15910000102.451.550001080
    Pitching Totals:81599222 00030444

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    John Buzhardt  (W 3-2)22.2996.16542024.211.230001420
    Bill Henry  (Sv 5)31.2412.25220212.931.0200021137
    Pitching Totals:91176223 00035157

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Lew Burdette; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Lew Burdette 0-0-0;  Bob Trowbridge 0-0-0;  Bob Giggie 0-0-0;  Bob Hartman 0-0-0;  Don McMahon 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Lew Burdette 11;  Bob Trowbridge 3;  Bob Giggie 17;  Bob Hartman 4;  Don McMahon 3;  John Buzhardt 28;  Bill Henry 12; 
    Time of Game:  2:38    Attendance:  11,873
    Umpires:   Home:   Tom Gorman  1B  Stan Landes  2B  (none)  3B  Dusty Boggess 


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