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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 57-68L414.57714100 000 000 150
Cincinnati Reds 59-64W111.56611000 020 00x 280
Date of Game:  Friday, August 21, 1959
Stadium:  Crosley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Jay Hook - 1st career hit

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Blasingame2b27.158401000.27911656712014
    Joe Cunninghamlf27.360411100.3471074296442
    Bill White1b25.205400000.314110256106213
    Ken Boyer3b28.093401001.317111671216811
    Gino Cimolirf29.246201020.2831124367657
    Curt Floodcf21.215301000.268892183141
        George Croweph36.152100000.321555726220
    Alex Grammasss33.140200000.278965772212
        Wally Shannonph-ss26.210200000.3272626020
    Hal Smithc28.081300000.27611136310392
    Larry Jacksonp28.080200001.11139207020
        Stan Musialph38.273000010.26489117911380
        Bob Gibsonpr23.286000000.0831414000
        Marshall Bridgesp28.080000000.2002020140
    Totals: 3115132.16110955535 

    Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b32.013400001.31211093155410
    Vada Pinsoncf21.010402100.336115142166916
    Gus Bellrf30.279402100.288111122018902
    Frank Robinson1b23.356301010.3151135632710011
        Whitey Lockman1b33.027000000.250691172070
    Jerry Lynchlf29.035300000.2789543315521
        Frank Thomasph-lf30.071100000.216838108340
    Ed Baileyc28.128401000.2679153910301
    Willie Jones3b34.005300000.2699612789390
    Eddie Kaskoss27.055311000.232833211141
    Jay Hookp22.276211010.077811000
    Totals: 3128221.2589747420 

    Game Stats


    3B:  Gino Cimoli (6), Vada Pinson (8)
    HR:  Joe Cunningham (6)
    RBIs:  Gus Bell (90), Joe Cunningham (44), Vada Pinson (69)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Larry Jackson  (L 9-11)28.08076221103.341.3600030202
    Marshall Bridges28.08012001003.861.380002020
    Pitching Totals:8822210 00050222

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jay Hook  (W 3-3)22.27695113213.531.41000913
    Pitching Totals:9511321 000913

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Larry Jackson 0-0-0;  Marshall Bridges 0-0-0;  Jay Hook 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Larry Jackson 28;  Marshall Bridges 5;  Jay Hook 34; 
    Time of Game:  2:28    Attendance:  11,624
    Umpires:   Home:   Shag Crawford  1B  Vic Delmore  2B  (none)  3B  Al Barlick 

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