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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Milwaukee Braves 65-55W1213 102 000 9140
Chicago Cubs 59-63L2000 002 100 380
Date of Game:  Friday, August 28, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Eddie Mathews - 1000th career game

  • Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

     
    Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bobby Avila2b35.148533000.2795212254101
    Eddie Mathews3b27.320403210.32365100019451
    Hank Aaroncf25.204521100.3466374416535
    Joe Adcocklf31.303411201.3253688212310
        Felix Mantillalf25.030000000.23541226182
    Frank Torre1b27.242401210.239494090120
    Lee Mayerf24.260401000.2901111000
        Andy Pafkorf38.184100000.26924953060
    Johnny Loganss32.158511000.2955710237230
    Del Crandallc29.176311210.2636180312321
    Lew Burdettep32.279412000.15618298020
    Totals: 39914931.3594777574 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b23.253412001.28311124852619
    George Altmancf26.161413200.26199998281
    Jim Marshall1b28.095400001.2608119010350
    Ernie Banksss28.209400000.309116777341072
    Art Schultrf31.069400001.27620128290
    Irv Norenlf34.272412000.312499952112
    Alvin Dark3b37.233400000.25110112924361
    Cal Neemanc30.191200000.14330211250
        Walt Morynph33.138101100.2358754810320
        Sammy Taylorc26.182000000.243841778321
        John Buzhardtp23.011100000.0772632000
        Billy Williamsph21.074100000.1791111020
        Ed Donnellyp24.261000000.00066000
        Dale Longph33.203100001.2588558113340
        Don Elstonp30.144000000.22246149010
    Totals: 3438304.2359525444 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  George Altman (12), Lew Burdette (2), Eddie Mathews (8), Lee Maye (2), Tony Taylor (24)
    3B:  Tony Taylor (8)
    HR:  Hank Aaron (16), Joe Adcock (12), George Altman (8), Del Crandall (12)
    RBIs:  Hank Aaron (53), Joe Adcock 2 (31), George Altman 2 (28), Del Crandall 2 (32), Eddie Mathews 2 (45), Walt Moryn (32), Frank Torre 2 (12)
    SB:  Hank Aaron (5), Bobby Avila (1), Irv Noren (2)
    SF:  Joe Adcock (3)
    GDP:  Hank Aaron (9)

    Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Lew Burdette  (W 9-7)32.27998330414.611.2500018285
    Pitching Totals:9833041 00018285

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Anderson  (L 10-9)23.3342.28661123.971.410002852
    John Buzhardt23.0113.15330014.401.240002632
    Ed Donnelly24.26110001002.701.9000066
    Don Elston30.14421001003.211.2900046149
    Pitching Totals:91499313 000106239

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Lew Burdette 0-0-0;  Bob Anderson 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0;  Ed Donnelly 0-0-0;  Don Elston 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Lew Burdette 34;  Bob Anderson 17;  John Buzhardt 15;  Ed Donnelly 4;  Don Elston 7; 
    Time of Game:  2:53    Attendance:  15,929
    Umpires:   Home:   Augie Donatelli  1B  Ken Burkhart  2B  Tony Venzon  3B  Jocko Conlan 


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