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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 45   R H E
Cincinnati Reds 68-71W2120 04 770
Chicago Cubs 63-69L3020 00 250
Date of Game:  Wednesday, September 09, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Cliff Cook - 1st career game, 1st career stolen base

  • Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b32.032300000.30712694765811
    Vada Pinsoncf21.029221110.322131158187318
    Gus Belllf30.298311100.289126123518972
    Frank Robinson1b24.009311300.3131295793411614
    Buddy Gilbertrf24.045210011.00022000
    Ed Baileyc28.147312200.27610455211361
    Cliff Cook3b23.020200000.00011001
    Eddie Kaskoss27.074201001.269993372241
    Jay Hookp22.295100001.1301316010
        Joe Nuxhallp31.041111000.24421276020
    Totals: 2277723.3187524103 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Tony Taylor2b23.265300000.27912125852619
    George Altmancf26.173301001.2481081088281
    Irv Norenrf34.284301000.3255610022132
    Ernie Banksss28.221300000.303126787371182
    Walt Morynlf33.150212110.2519655712380
    Dale Long1b33.215100000.2609058613340
        Art Schultph-1b31.081100010.260261342120
    Sammy Taylorc26.194110011.248901839351
    Randy Jackson3b33.211100010.235358021100
        Lou Jacksonph24.0451011001.000123010
        John Buzhardtp23.023100000.0742834000
    Totals: 2025242.2507774474 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Joe Nuxhall (3)
    HR:  Ed Bailey (11), Walt Moryn (12), Vada Pinson (18), Frank Robinson (34)
    RBIs:  Ed Bailey 2 (36), Gus Bell (97), Lou Jackson (1), Walt Moryn (38), Vada Pinson (73), Frank Robinson 3 (116)
    SB:  Cliff Cook (1)

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jay Hook22.2951.13222013.581.340001317
    Joe Nuxhall  (W 8-8)31.0413.22002204.431.4300025287
    Pitching Totals:5522421 00038304

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Dave Hillman  (L 6-9)31.36123331123.411.0900030107
    John Buzhardt23.02334441214.591.240002834
    Pitching Totals:5777233 00058141

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jay Hook 0-0-0;  Joe Nuxhall 0-0-0;  Dave Hillman 0-0-0;  John Buzhardt 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jay Hook 9;  Joe Nuxhall 15;  Dave Hillman 10;  John Buzhardt 14; 
    Time of Game:  1:38    Attendance:  5,552
    Umpires:   Home:   Tom Gorman  1B  Ed Sudol  2B  Dusty Boggess  3B  Stan Landes 

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