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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112 131415   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 29-51W1000 020 000 001 003 6170
Cincinnati Reds 51-41L1000 010 001 001 000 391
Date of Game:  Tuesday, July 23, 1957
Stadium:  Crosley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Bob Skinner - 2 home runs, 4 hits
  • Bob Purkey - 1st career save

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bob Skinnerlf25.294734300.333572465192
    Bill Virdoncf26.044502010.256813205310
    Dick Groatss26.261713100.341573382250
    Frank Thomas1b28.042712001.312805269421
    Roberto Clementerf22.339701001.261572614230
    Bill Mazeroski2b20.321702200.271771385182
    Gene Baker3b32.038602010.288744253371
    Hardy Petersonc27.279400003.333531010
        Dee Fondyph32.265100000.325696971269
        Dick Randc26.138000000.2053944070
        Paul Smithph26.126100000.22149124260
        Hank Foilesc28.043100001.300631984211
    Vern Lawp27.133711000.25021150040
        Bob Purkeyp28.009000000.1292657060
    Totals: 60617626.2837553555 

    Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

     
    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b29.350601000.2799062502115
        Pete Whisenantph27.221100000.19048205490
    Gus Bellcf28.250701000.2959296811490
    Frank Robinsonlf21.327600000.3048824014426
    George Crowe1b34.123611101.3127935223691
    Ed Baileyc26.099310030.2868129513354
    Jerry Lynchrf27.006612101.29144193170
    Don Hoak3b29.169602101.2898737214595
    Roy McMillanss28.006100010.249898730302
        Ted Kluszewskiph32.316100000.27730926380
        Brooks Lawrencep32.174200000.13529134030
        Hersh Freemanp29.022000000.12530171000
        Wally Postph28.014101000.2407854311481
    Johnny Klippsteinp29.280100001.03724243000
        Smoky Burgessph30.147100000.333436128210
        Tom Ackerp27.138000000.0913059000
        Bob Thurmanph40.070100000.238472098200
        Alex Grammasss31.111201010.27342345041
    Totals: 5139354.17610517365 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Don Hoak (23), Bill Mazeroski (13), Bill Virdon (16)
    HR:  George Crowe (23), Jerry Lynch (1), Bob Skinner 2 (5)
    RBIs:  George Crowe (69), Dick Groat (25), Don Hoak (59), Jerry Lynch (7), Bill Mazeroski 2 (18), Bob Skinner 3 (19)
    SB:  Gene Baker (1)
    CS: Don Hoak (10)
    SH:  Bill Virdon (7)
    GDP:  Roberto Clemente (9), Don Hoak (9), Frank Robinson (10), Bill Virdon (7)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Vern Law  (W 6-3)27.13314.19335422.971.1500019154
    Bob Purkey  (Sv 1)28.0090.20000003.451.180002863
    Pitching Totals:15933542 00047217

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

     
    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Johnny Klippstein29.28056221215.181.5400025255
    Tom Acker27.13833000103.701.260003059
    Brooks Lawrence  (L 11-6)32.1746.18440213.391.2500030142
    Hersh Freeman29.0220.20001105.071.1800030170
    Pitching Totals:151766262 000115626

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Vern Law 0-0-0;  Bob Purkey 0-0-0;  Johnny Klippstein 0-0-0;  Tom Acker 0-0-0;  Brooks Lawrence 0-0-0;  Hersh Freeman 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Vern Law 54;  Bob Purkey 2;  Johnny Klippstein 21;  Tom Acker 11;  Brooks Lawrence 28;  Hersh Freeman 3; 
    Time of Game:  3:30    Attendance:  17,551
    Umpires:   Home:   Hal Dixon  1B  Ed Sudol  2B  Tom Gorman  3B  Ken Burkhart 


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