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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
San Francisco Giants 65-49L2002 010 101 5120
Chicago Cubs 54-54W4010 002 40x 782
Date of Game:  Friday, August 14, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Glen Hobbie - 10 Strikeouts

  • San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jim Davenport3b25.362412111.2461012344280
    Willie Mayscf28.100522001.302102936186722
    Willie McCovey1b21.216413300.41713135140
        Jackie Brandtpr-lf25.108101000.265932219399
    Orlando Cepedalf-1b21.331401102.313103250206520
    Willie Kirklandrf25.178400013.2798720817554
    Daryl Spencer2b30.032400002.2701056277494
    Hobie Landrithc29.151301001.240714661190
        Jose Paganph24.101100000.00044000
        Bob Schmidtc26.114000000.236551814160
    Eddie Bressoudss27.104412001.253622126130
    Sam Jonesp33.243100010.10932159040
        Bud Byerlyp38.292000000.0006152000
        Felipe Alouph24.094100001.270641389254
        Gordon Jonesp29.134000000.0002265000
    Totals: 365125312.3339203866 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b23.239301000.27410023742417
    George Altmancf26.147300000.24688887211
    Jim Marshall1b28.081311010.253711808280
        Bill Henryp31.304000000.14343159020
    Ernie Banksss28.195411200.319105766321001
    Irv Norenlf34.258421000.30641987171
        Bobby Thomsonlf35.294000000.2408811268411
    Walt Morynrf33.124411200.2348454510300
        Lee Wallsrf26.220000000.256914655260
    Sammy Taylorc26.168101100.250781718311
        Earl Averillc27.340300001.233481078270
    Alvin Dark3b37.219310011.2589112824341
    Glen Hobbiep23.112201000.1493287010
        Dale Longph-1b33.189111200.2618157713330
    Totals: 3178722.25810416777 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Eddie Bressoud (10), Willie Mays (31), Irv Noren (3)
    HR:  Ernie Banks (32), Dale Long (13), Willie McCovey (5), Walt Moryn (10)
    RBIs:  Ernie Banks 2 (100), Orlando Cepeda (65), Jim Davenport (28), Dale Long 2 (33), Willie McCovey 3 (14), Walt Moryn 2 (30), Sammy Taylor (31)
    SB:  Willie Kirkland (4), Willie Mays (22), Tony Taylor (17)
    SH:  Sam Jones (8)
    SF:  Orlando Cepeda (3)
    GDP:  George Altman (6)

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Sam Jones  (L 13-10)33.24367662023.201.3300032170
    Bud Byerly38.29211110011.801.200006152
    Gordon Jones29.13410000204.361.520002266
    Pitching Totals:8877223 00060388

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Glen Hobbie  (W 10-9)23.1127104431013.881.350003389
    Bill Henry  (Sv 9)31.30422110202.691.0500043159
    Pitching Totals:912553121 00076248

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Glen Hobbie; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Sam Jones 0-0-0;  Bud Byerly 0-0-0;  Gordon Jones 0-0-0;  Glen Hobbie 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Sam Jones 28;  Bud Byerly 4;  Gordon Jones 3;  Glen Hobbie 33;  Bill Henry 8; 
    Time of Game:  2:38    Attendance:  14,176
    Umpires:   Home:   Vinnie Smith  1B  Frank Dascoli  2B  Frank Secory  3B  Hal Dixon 


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