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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 78   R H E
San Francisco Giants 66-49W1101 120 10 690
Chicago Cubs 54-55L1101 002 0x 433
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 15, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Willie McCovey - 1st career stolen base

  • San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jim Davenport3b25.363411000.2461022354280
    Willie Mayscf28.101332110.304103937196822
    Willie McCovey1b21.217412100.42314146151
    Orlando Cepedalf21.332401101.312104251206620
        Jackie Brandtlf25.109000000.265942229399
    Willie Kirklandrf25.179400002.2758820917554
    Daryl Spencer2b30.033411100.2701066288504
    Hobie Landrithc29.152301010.242724671190
    Eddie Bressoudss27.105401001.253632136130
    Jack Sanfordp30.089400003.1302292030
    Totals: 3469427.2657683268 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b-ss23.240300010.27210123842417
    George Altmancf26.148310011.24389897211
    Irv Norenlf34.259310011.29342988171
    Ernie Banksss28.196100011.318106767321001
        Earl Averill2b27.341100000.231491088270
    Dale Long1b33.190201110.2628257813340
    Walt Morynrf33.125211110.2368554610310
    Sammy Taylorc26.169200002.248791728311
        Billy Williamsph21.061100001.11877020
        Cal Neemanc30.178000000.12522203130
    Alvin Dark3b37.220311100.2589212834351
    Moe Drabowskyp24.025200002.1321879020
        Jim Marshallph28.082100100.251721818290
        John Buzhardtp22.363000000.0832430000
    Totals: 2443468.1258685269 

    Game Stats

     

    3B:  Alvin Dark (7)
    HR:  Willie Mays (19), Willie McCovey (6), Daryl Spencer (8)
    RBIs:  Orlando Cepeda (66), Alvin Dark (35), Dale Long (34), Jim Marshall (29), Willie Mays (68), Willie McCovey (15), Walt Moryn (31), Daryl Spencer (50)
    SB:  Willie McCovey (1)

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jack Sanford  (W 11-7)30.08973446803.041.210002498
    Pitching Totals:7344680 0002498

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Moe Drabowsky  (L 5-9)24.02568532523.971.490001982
    John Buzhardt22.36321110213.941.180002430
    Pitching Totals:8964273 00043112

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jack Sanford 0-0-0;  Moe Drabowsky 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jack Sanford 31;  Moe Drabowsky 28;  John Buzhardt 8; 
    Time of Game:  2:30    Attendance:  24,070
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Dascoli  1B  Frank Secory  2B  Hal Dixon  3B  Vinnie Smith 


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