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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 10   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 53-58W2000 001 002 2 591
Chicago Cubs 50-54L2010 001 010 0 3111
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 09, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Billy Williams - 1st career hit

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bob Skinnerlf27.311410011.2809353510418
    Dick Groatss28.278513201.2741006405420
    Roberto Clementerf24.356512101.283585023251
    Rocky Nelson1b34.264401110.237612892180
    Danny Kravitzc28.231300000.273411252170
        Harry Brightph29.321000000.2702843370
        Smoky Burgessph-c32.164100100.318728306360
    Don Hoak3b31.186402010.2861036518498
    Bill Mazeroski2b22.338400001.255974405440
    Bill Virdoncf28.061210000.2491006115285
        Ted Kluszewskiph34.333100000.2735411172150
        Roman Mejiascf29.000111000.241722535211
    Vern Lawp29.150100000.19725219160
        Dick Stuartph26.275100000.3098114518551
        Roy Facep31.171000000.27342258000
    Totals: 3659534.25010276658 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b23.234511000.2639623321916
    Billy Williamslf21.055502001.12544020
    Jim Marshall1b28.076512100.244671768270
    Ernie Banksss28.190411110.31510176229921
    Sammy Taylorc26.163401100.252741677281
    Walt Morynrf33.119401000.228805419260
        Lee Wallsrf26.215000000.256874615260
    Earl Averill3b27.335302001.235451048260
        Alvin Dark3b37.214101000.2528712781271
    Bobby Thomsoncf35.289400001.2428511238401
    Dave Hillmanp31.330300003.13027104010
        Bill Henryp31.299000000.15040156020
        Don Elstonp30.125000000.18241144010
        Glen Hobbiep23.107000000.1333085010
        Art Ceccarellip29.129000000.118758000
    Totals: 38311316.2898715396 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Dick Groat (17)
    HR:  Ernie Banks (29), Jim Marshall (8)
    RBIs:  Ernie Banks (92), Smoky Burgess (36), Roberto Clemente (25), Dick Groat 2 (42), Jim Marshall (27), Rocky Nelson (18), Sammy Taylor (28)
    SH:  Don Elston (2), Roy Face (2), Vern Law (3)
    SF:  Smoky Burgess (2)
    GDP:  Bill Mazeroski (12), Billy Williams (1)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Vern Law29.15077220423.171.1500022220
    Roy Face  (W 14-0)31.17134101202.091.1000041256
    Pitching Totals:101132162 00063476

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dave Hillman31.33084321403.171.0500024101
    Bill Henry31.29901000002.631.0500040156
    Don Elston  (L 6-5)30.1251.13221003.601.3300041144
    Glen Hobbie23.10701000003.781.320003187
    Art Ceccarelli29.1290.20001002.511.07000761
    Pitching Totals:10954340 000143549

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Vern Law 0-0-0;  Roy Face 0-0-0;  Dave Hillman 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0;  Don Elston 0-0-0;  Glen Hobbie 0-0-0;  Art Ceccarelli 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Vern Law 27;  Roy Face 13;  Dave Hillman 30;  Bill Henry 1;  Don Elston 7;  Glen Hobbie 1;  Art Ceccarelli 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:38    Attendance:  19,138
    Umpires:   Home:   Stan Landes  1B  Tom Gorman  2B  Dusty Boggess  3B  Ed Sudol 


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