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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Los Angeles Dodgers 85-68L1000 002 000 290
Chicago Cubs 72-76W1036 300 00x 12160
Date of Game:  Saturday, September 26, 1959
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Bobby Thomson - 4 hits

  • Los Angeles Dodgers Batting Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jim Gilliam3b30.344412100.296131102433422
    Charlie Neal2b28.239400001.279137467167215
    Wally Moonrf29.176403100.302133778187013
    Duke Snidercf33.007201010.314116140822851
        Don Demetercf24.093100000.25812617215633
    Norm Larkerlf28.273402001.283961957420
    Gil Hodges1b35.175400002.266112146522713
    Johnny Roseboroc26.136300011.2401052548337
    Maury Willsss26.359400001.2697676077
    Johnny Podresp26.361100000.25528200030
        Chuck Churnp29.237000000.2001223000
        Clem Labinep33.051000000.00052405000
        Bill Harrisp27.298000000.00012000
        Sandy Amorosph29.239111000.2005443010
        Stan Williamsp23.012000000.2063254030
        Ron Fairlyph21.076100001.2581061214230
        Johnny Klippsteinp31.345000000.16725346000
    Totals: 3329227.27312937433 

    Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Tony Taylor2b23.282503211.27513727463321
    George Altmancf26.190400001.24912412412431
    Lee Wallsrf26.263511001.2631124868330
    Ernie Banksss28.238421000.315142803421322
    Bobby Thomsonlf35.337534100.252112115010501
    Art Schult1b31.098433200.283351432140
    Alvin Dark3b37.262322320.26012513166441
    Cal Neemanc30.220310221.14139220380
    Dave Hillmanp32.012402212.14038115030
    Totals: 3712161266.4328644631 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Jim Gilliam (17), Wally Moon (24)
    3B:  Alvin Dark (9)
    HR:  Alvin Dark (6)
    RBIs:  Alvin Dark 3 (44), Jim Gilliam (34), Dave Hillman 2 (3), Wally Moon (70), Cal Neeman 2 (8), Art Schult 2 (14), Tony Taylor 2 (33), Bobby Thomson (50)
    CS: Tony Taylor (8)
    SH:  George Altman (6), Art Schult (2)
    GDP:  Norm Larker (12), Duke Snider (8), Maury Wills (3)

    Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Johnny Podres  (L 11-9)26.3612.26660414.471.3758391930189
    Chuck Churn29.23701332005.761.4013581223
    Clem Labine33.0510.25330003.991.432316752408
    Bill Harris27.2981.20003000.001.5037181912
    Stan Williams23.01222000203.871.493320133360
    Johnny Klippstein31.34512001005.491.68169725358
    Pitching Totals:8161212661 180107731531040

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Dave Hillman  (W 8-9)32.01299222703.481.11126844236113
    Pitching Totals:9922270 126844236113

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Johnny Podres 58-39-19;  Chuck Churn 13-5-8;  Clem Labine 23-16-7;  Bill Harris 37-18-19;  Stan Williams 33-20-13;  Johnny Klippstein 16-9-7;  Dave Hillman 126-84-42; 
    Batters Faced:  Johnny Podres 14;  Chuck Churn 3;  Clem Labine 7;  Bill Harris 8;  Stan Williams 8;  Johnny Klippstein 6;  Dave Hillman 35; 
    Time of Game:  2:46    Attendance:  9,348
    Umpires:   Home:   Al Barlick  1B  Dusty Boggess  2B  Shag Crawford  3B  Bill Jackowski 

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