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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
San Francisco Giants 65-48L1313 002 000 9120
Chicago Cubs 53-54W3222 402 62x 20191
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 13, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • George Altman - 2 home runs, 5 RBis, 5 hits
  • Ernie Banks - 4 walks
  • Ed Donnelly - 1st career win

  • San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jackie Brandtlf25.107322320.263922209399
        Mike McCormickp20.318000000.1402991020
    Jim Davenport3b25.361511100.2441002334270
    Willie Mayscf28.099322220.300101935186721
    Orlando Cepeda1b-lf21.330512001.314102249206420
    Willie Kirklandrf25.177511301.2828620717553
    Daryl Spencer2b30.031100000.2731046267494
        Danny O'Connell2b32.204201000.22914758000
        Willie McCoveyph-1b21.215101010.38612124110
    Eddie Bressoudss27.103500001.247612116130
    Bob Schmidtc26.113211000.236541804160
        Hobie Landrithph-c29.150200010.238704651190
        Gordon Jonesp29.133000000.0002164000
        Eddie Fisherp23.028100000.0001111000
        Stu Millerp31.231000000.05735191000
        Dusty Rhodesph32.092111000.25931491050
        Al Worthingtonp30.189000000.12529178000
        Bud Byerlyp38.291000000.0005151000
        Leon Wagnerph25.092100000.260621355190
        Jose Pagan2b24.100100000.00033000
    Totals: 38912963.31610225411 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b23.238433330.2749923642416
    George Altmancf26.146635500.24987877211
    Jim Marshall1b28.080412010.251701798280
        Lee Wallsrf26.219100001.256904645260
    Ernie Banksss28.194221040.32010476531981
    Sammy Taylorc26.167400100.247771708301
        Earl Averillph-c27.339211100.238471068270
    Irv Norenlf-1b34.257432021.30940986171
    Walt Morynrf-lf33.123220110.233835449280
        Bobby Thomsonph-lf35.293211100.2408711258411
    Alvin Dark3b37.218421420.2609012814341
    Art Ceccarellip29.133100000.111859000
        John Buzhardtp22.361000000.0832329000
        Dale Longph33.188111200.2578057612310
        Ed Donnellyp24.246000000.00044000
        Art Schultph31.054101200.31413121170
        Don Elstonp30.129311000.21442145010
    Totals: 41201920132.46310446877 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Ernie Banks (19), Jackie Brandt (13), Jim Marshall (6), Dusty Rhodes (2)
    3B:  Jim Davenport (3), Willie Mays (5), Irv Noren (1), Tony Taylor (6)
    HR:  George Altman 2 (7), Jackie Brandt (9), Alvin Dark (4), Willie Kirkland (17), Dale Long (12), Willie Mays (18), Tony Taylor (4)
    RBIs:  George Altman 5 (21), Earl Averill (27), Jackie Brandt 3 (39), Alvin Dark 4 (34), Jim Davenport (27), Willie Kirkland 3 (55), Dale Long 2 (31), Willie Mays 2 (67), Walt Moryn (28), Art Schult 2 (7), Sammy Taylor (30), Tony Taylor 3 (24), Bobby Thomson (41)
    SH:  George Altman (2), Gordon Jones (1)
    GDP:  Jim Davenport (5)

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jack Sanford30.08701221012.931.210002397
    Gordon Jones29.1331.23223014.501.560002165
    Eddie Fisher  (L 2-3)23.0281.13440015.811.320001111
    Stu Miller31.23121225003.251.2900035189
    Al Worthington30.1890.23221103.681.5900028182
    Bud Byerly38.2910.10000000.001.250005151
    Mike McCormick20.31828883123.821.370003197
    Pitching Totals:81920201325 000154792

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Art Ceccarelli29.13325762023.601.18000862
    John Buzhardt22.36111000003.931.200002329
    Ed Donnelly  (W 1-1)24.24611001102.572.1400044
    Don Elston  (Sv 12)30.12955223213.601.3500042145
    Pitching Totals:91298633 00077240

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Mike McCormick 2; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jack Sanford 0-0-0;  Gordon Jones 0-0-0;  Eddie Fisher 0-0-0;  Stu Miller 0-0-0;  Al Worthington 0-0-0;  Bud Byerly 0-0-0;  Mike McCormick 0-0-0;  Art Ceccarelli 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0;  Ed Donnelly 0-0-0;  Don Elston 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jack Sanford 2;  Gordon Jones 11;  Eddie Fisher 8;  Stu Miller 11;  Al Worthington 6;  Bud Byerly 1;  Mike McCormick 17;  Art Ceccarelli 14;  John Buzhardt 4;  Ed Donnelly 4;  Don Elston 23; 
    Time of Game:  3:50    Attendance:  17,963
    Umpires:   Home:   Hal Dixon  1B  Vinnie Smith  2B  Frank Dascoli  3B  Frank Secory 


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