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Cincinnati Reds 69-72L1001 010 001 3100
Chicago Cubs 64-70W1100 011 03x 6112
Date of Game:  Thursday, September 10, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Bailey - 1st career game
  • Gus Bell - 4 hits
  • Buddy Gilbert - 1st career hit
  • Jim Bailey - 1st career game

  • Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b32.033512000.30512894965811
    Vada Pinsoncf21.030521001.320133160187318
    Gus Belllf-rf30.299504200.296128123718992
    Frank Robinson1b24.010400011.3131315813511915
    Ed Baileyc28.148400002.27210555311361
    Buddy Gilbertrf24.046201010.12533000
        Frank Thomasph-lf30.091100000.215908178340
    Cliff Cook3b23.021402001.54533041
    Eddie Kaskoss27.075400000.2641013392251
    Jim Baileyp24.268300002.00011000
        Tom Ackerp29.187000000.11133148000
        Willie Jonesph34.025100000.261111129311460
    Totals: 38310227.2639676084 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Tony Taylor2b23.266412110.28012326052819
    George Altmancf26.174501303.2471101108311
    Lee Wallsrf26.247311111.2651044787310
    Ernie Banksss28.222300010.299128789371182
    Art Schult1b31.082411000.256281362120
    Earl Averillc28.001312010.245611209320
    Walt Morynlf33.151412100.2519855912390
    Randy Jackson3b33.212301010.239368031100
        Alvin Dark3b37.246000000.25011213035401
    Ben Johnsonp28.117100000.00022000
        Don Elstonp30.157000000.22252155010
        Bobby Thomsonph35.321100000.233106114410461
        Bill Henryp31.331211001.21454170020
    Totals: 33611655.33310146029 

    Game Stats


    2B:  George Altman (13), Earl Averill (10), Gus Bell (21), Cliff Cook (1), Randy Jackson (4), Walt Moryn (14)
    HR:  Lee Walls (7)
    RBIs:  George Altman 3 (31), Gus Bell 2 (99), Walt Moryn (39), Tony Taylor (28), Lee Walls (31)
    GDP:  George Altman (8), Art Schult (3)

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jim Bailey  (L 0-1)24.2687.211665416.752.0000011
    Tom Acker29.1870.10000103.661.4200033149
    Pitching Totals:81166551 00034150

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Ben Johnson28.1174.27212201.801.1000022
    Don Elston30.1570.10000103.581.2900052155
    Bill Henry  (W 9-6)31.33143110402.761.0400054170
    Pitching Totals:91032270 000108327

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Bailey 0-0-0;  Tom Acker 0-0-0;  Ben Johnson 0-0-0;  Don Elston 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jim Bailey 38;  Tom Acker 1;  Ben Johnson 24;  Don Elston 1;  Bill Henry 15; 
    Time of Game:  2:25    Attendance:  3,453
    Umpires:   Home:   Dusty Boggess  1B  Stan Landes  2B  Tom Gorman  3B  Ed Sudol 

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