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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 22-23L1022 001 000 590
Cincinnati Reds 21-22W1201 040 01x 8100
Date of Game:  Friday, May 29, 1959
Stadium:  Crosley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Joe Christopher - 1st career game
  • Vada Pinson - 2 home runs
  • Frank Robinson - 2 home runs
  • Bob Skinner - 2 home runs

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Joe Christopherrf23.168500003.00011000
    Bill Virdoncf27.355311020.281405512122
    Smoky Burgessc32.092512000.374357932170
    Ted Kluszewski1b34.261513200.3962210852110
    Bob Skinnerlf27.239422310.258344767163
    Bill Mazeroski2b22.266301011.248423855190
    Don Hoak3b31.114400002.252415892133
    Dick Groatss28.206400000.246385783160
    Ron Klinep27.081200000.1059153010
        Don Williamsp27.258000000.50035000
        Rocky Nelsonph34.192000010.18228256180
        Bob Smithp28.117000000.0001475000
        Dick Schofieldph24.142100000.28024241120
        Ron Blackburnp24.036000000.0001249000
    Totals: 3659556.2503435237 

    Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

     
    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b31.295321010.309388592174
    Vada Pinsoncf20.291433300.33138657325
    Jerry Lynchlf28.316312000.294333717241
        Walt Dropo1b36.119000000.125131065110
    Frank Robinson1b-lf23.272322310.2893848813406
    Gus Bellrf30.195401200.2753511447260
    Frank Thomas3b29.352401000.256347613160
        Eddie Kasko3b26.336000000.26720258020
    Ed Baileyc28.044300010.284314793100
    Roy McMillanss29.316400001.2593811184130
    Brooks Lawrencep34.119100000.1678204030
        Bob Mabep29.233200001.0001342000
        Tom Ackerp29.083100000.14311126000
    Totals: 32810832.3133506980 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Gus Bell (4), Ted Kluszewski 2 (6), Bill Mazeroski (7), Frank Thomas (6)
    HR:  Vada Pinson 2 (7), Frank Robinson 2 (13), Bob Skinner 2 (7)
    RBIs:  Gus Bell 2 (26), Ted Kluszewski 2 (11), Vada Pinson 3 (32), Frank Robinson 3 (40), Bob Skinner 3 (16)
    SH:  Jerry Lynch (3)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ron Kline  (L 4-3)27.0814.16662223.451.130009162
    Don Williams27.2580.22110017.501.8300035
    Bob Smith28.11720000002.351.390001475
    Ron Blackburn24.03612111012.701.450001249
    Pitching Totals:81088324 00038291

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

     
    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Brooks Lawrence34.1192.25442316.561.730009216
    Bob Mabe  (W 3-1)29.2333.12112213.121.270001445
    Tom Acker  (Sv 1)29.08332001103.001.3300011127
    Pitching Totals:9955562 00034388

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ron Kline 0-0-0;  Don Williams 0-0-0;  Bob Smith 0-0-0;  Ron Blackburn 0-0-0;  Brooks Lawrence 0-0-0;  Bob Mabe 0-0-0;  Tom Acker 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ron Kline 21;  Don Williams 3;  Bob Smith 6;  Ron Blackburn 6;  Brooks Lawrence 15;  Bob Mabe 14;  Tom Acker 12; 
    Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  18,958
    Umpires:   Home:   Hal Dixon  1B  Vinnie Smith  2B  Frank Dascoli  3B  Frank Secory 


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