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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 35-39L1003 002 000 5110
Chicago Cubs 35-36W1100 000 041 6101
Date of Game:  Wednesday, July 01, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones

St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Don Blasingame2b27.107401111.2866952011511
Joe Cunninghamrf27.309511001.348613833281
Bill Whitelf-1b25.154513101.364632096369
Ken Boyer3b28.042310020.3206462415527
Gino Cimolicf-lf29.195401101.308683926433
Stan Musial1b38.222412100.2675611467300
    Curt Floodcf21.164000000.19250179120
Hal Smithc28.030402101.283663189342
Dick Grayss27.356310000.2062987373
    Alex Grammasss33.089100000.254515322152
Ernie Brogliop23.309301000.1361313010
    Lindy McDanielp23.201000000.05627120000
Totals: 36511535.3066174523 

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Tony Taylor2b23.195501000.305652022159
Alvin Dark3b37.175502200.2586012510211
Irv Norenlf34.214310021.25025971021
Ernie Banksss28.151412110.3137073120670
Dale Long1b33.145310022.262575539220
Bobby Thomsoncf35.250411112.2415810967290
Lee Wallsrf26.176313110.277634374210
Cal Neemanc30.133200001.14317198130
    George Altmanph26.103100000.21360603120
    Sammy Taylorc26.124100000.241501435211
John Buzhardtp22.318200002.0951723000
    Jim Marshallph28.037100000.220441536170
    Bill Henryp31.260000000.13327143000
    Walt Morynph33.080111100.230645258240
    Don Elstonp30.086000000.16730133010
Totals: 35610678.2867076619 

Game Stats


2B:  Don Blasingame (11), Joe Cunningham (13), Stan Musial (9), Hal Smith (12), Lee Walls (13)
3B:  Ernie Banks (4), Gino Cimoli (3)
RBIs:  Ernie Banks (67), Don Blasingame (15), Gino Cimoli (43), Alvin Dark 2 (21), Walt Moryn (24), Stan Musial (30), Hal Smith (34), Bobby Thomson (29), Lee Walls (21), Bill White (36)
SB:  Irv Noren (1)
SH:  Ernie Broglio (1)
SF:  Gino Cimoli (2)
GDP:  Gino Cimoli (9)

St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

Ernie Broglio23.30976447705.531.510001515
Lindy McDaniel  (L 5-9)23.2011.14220103.161.3200028126
Pitching Totals:8.31066780 00043141

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

John Buzhardt22.31868533303.471.140001723
Bill Henry31.26023000202.531.0200027143
Don Elston  (W 5-1)30.08610000002.831.2000030133
Pitching Totals:91153350 00074299

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ernie Broglio 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0;  Don Elston 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Ernie Broglio 34;  Lindy McDaniel 8;  John Buzhardt 29;  Bill Henry 9;  Don Elston 3; 
Time of Game:  2:50    Attendance:  5,562
Umpires:   Home:   Al Barlick  1B  Bill Jackowski  2B  Shag Crawford  3B  Vic Delmore 

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