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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112 1314   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 52-58W1000 000 120 000 01 4120
Chicago Cubs 50-53L1100 000 011 000 00 381
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 08, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

 
Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bob Skinnerlf27.310702000.2849253410418
Dick Groatss28.277701000.270996395400
Roberto Clementerf24.355623010.281575013241
Rocky Nelson1b34.263512110.236602882170
Danny Kravitzc28.230300000.279401242170
    Dick Stuartph26.274100100.3108014418551
    Hardy Petersonc29.295100000.000254000
    Smoky Burgessph-c32.163100010.319718296350
Don Hoak3b31.185512120.2841026508498
Bill Mazeroski2b22.337600101.258964395440
Bill Virdoncf28.060400020.250996105285
    Bennie Danielsp27.052301002.2922432130
    Roy Facep31.170000000.27341257000
    Fred Greenp25.328000000.00077000
    Bob Porterfieldp35.364100001.00027263000
    Ted Kluszewskiph34.332100001.2755311162150
    Ron Klinep27.152000000.15924168040
    Harry Brightph29.320101000.2702742370
    Don Grossp28.039000000.00012126000
Totals: 52412475.23110136823 

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

 
Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Tony Taylor2b23.233510110.2649523221916
Jim Marshall1b-lf28.075602000.240661757260
Billy Williamslf21.054300101.00033020
    Walt Morynph33.118000000.227795409260
    Lee Wallsph-rf26.214300001.256864605260
Ernie Banksss28.189301030.31610076128911
Art Schultrf-lf31.049401001.29412120150
    Dale Long1b33.183100010.2547957511290
Earl Averill3b-c27.334600001.224441038260
Sammy Taylorc26.162301010.252731667271
    Don Eaddypr25.173010000.00077000
    Alvin Dark3b37.213100010.2508612771271
Bobby Thomsoncf35.288612100.2458411228401
Bob Andersonp23.314200001.1112347030
    Bill Henryp31.298000000.15039155020
    Don Elstonp30.124000000.18240143010
    Irv Norenph34.252101000.25037983051
    George Altmanpr26.141000000.23284845161
    Glen Hobbiep23.106100001.1332984010
    Randy Jacksonph33.179100000.24630797190
    Ed Donnellyp24.241000000.00033000
    Cal Neemanph30.171100000.12520201130
Totals: 4738376.17011198038 

Game Stats

 

2B:  Roberto Clemente (7), Rocky Nelson (8), Art Schult (2), Sammy Taylor (6)
3B:  Bennie Daniels (1), Don Hoak (3)
RBIs:  Don Hoak (49), Bill Mazeroski (44), Rocky Nelson (17), Dick Stuart (55), Tony Taylor (19), Bobby Thomson (40), Billy Williams (2)
SB:  Don Hoak (8), Bob Skinner (8), Bill Virdon (5)
CS: Bob Skinner (4)
SF:  Bill Mazeroski (2), Tony Taylor (5)
GDP:  Smoky Burgess (6), Art Schult (1), Bobby Thomson (9)

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

 
Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
George Witt25.2720.11112007.241.850001230
Bennie Daniels27.0526.23111305.251.430002332
Roy Face31.1700.11000002.181.0800040255
Fred Green25.3280.10000103.270.8200077
Bob Porterfield35.3642.12112206.271.9400027270
Ron Kline27.15220001004.171.4000023176
Don Gross  (W 1-0)28.03921001005.631.3800012129
Pitching Totals:14833760 000144899

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

 
Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Bob Anderson23.3147.17323203.461.350002448
Bill Henry31.29801000002.631.0400039155
Don Elston30.1240.20000003.331.2800040143
Glen Hobbie23.10641002203.781.310003086
Ed Donnelly  (L 0-1)24.24123112103.002.1700033
Pitching Totals:141243750 000136435

Other Game Information

 

Balks:  Ed Donnelly; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  George Witt 0-0-0;  Bennie Daniels 0-0-0;  Roy Face 0-0-0;  Fred Green 0-0-0;  Bob Porterfield 0-0-0;  Ron Kline 0-0-0;  Don Gross 0-0-0;  Bob Anderson 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0;  Don Elston 0-0-0;  Glen Hobbie 0-0-0;  Ed Donnelly 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  George Witt 4;  Bennie Daniels 23;  Roy Face 2;  Fred Green 1;  Bob Porterfield 11;  Ron Kline 6;  Don Gross 8;  Bob Anderson 31;  Bill Henry 2;  Don Elston 2;  Glen Hobbie 15;  Ed Donnelly 11; 
Time of Game:  4:19    Attendance:  5,693
Umpires:   Home:   Ed Sudol  1B  Stan Landes  2B  Tom Gorman  3B  Dusty Boggess 


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