Support TBC:  If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube by leaving a small tip.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Detroit Tigers 14-21W1001 014 000 680
Cleveland Indians 22-12L1000 000 103 460
Date of Game:  Saturday, May 23, 1959
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Detroit Tigers Batting Stats

Eddie Yost3b32.222300021.2843112999181
Harvey Kuennrf28.170401010.378289350120
Charlie Maxwelllf32.045311010.272306327220
Al Kalinecf24.155411200.329358039224
Gail Harris1b27.221412001.16722309370
Rocky Bridgesss31.290411200.310357282130
Lou Berberetc29.184411100.29527286580
Frank Bolling2b27.189411100.250335523110
Jim Bunningp27.213400001.24010116160
Totals: 3468643.2352515660 

Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Jim Piersallcf29.190411000.262329472110
Granny Hamnerss32.027201000.272261078260
    Jim Baxesph-3b30.322211101.3141212361
Vic Power1b31.204412100.310346894236
Rocky Colavitorf25.286400002.3313441312240
Minnie Minosolf36.175211220.2863412096222
Woodie Held3b-ss27.059400001.255302277160
Russ Nixonc24.093200000.18225197090
    Carroll Hardyph26.005100001.1051340001
    Billy Martin2b31.007000000.238317254140
Ray Webster2b21.189200000.11199130
    Tito Franconaph25.200100000.25014336170
    Dick Brodowskip26.301000000.200858000
Cal McLishp33.173100001.1908152030
    Bud Podbielanp35.078000000.0001140000
    Jim Bolgerph27.090100000.0004243000
    Al Cicottep29.151000000.000648000
    Hal Naragonph-c30.234100000.25013234050
Totals: 3146426.1943346757 

Game Stats


2B:  Jim Piersall (7), Vic Power (11)
HR:  Jim Baxes (3), Lou Berberet (5), Frank Bolling (3), Rocky Bridges (2), Al Kaline (9), Minnie Minoso (6)
RBIs:  Jim Baxes (6), Lou Berberet (8), Frank Bolling (11), Rocky Bridges 2 (13), Al Kaline 2 (22), Minnie Minoso 2 (22), Vic Power (23)

Detroit Tigers Pitching Stats

Jim Bunning  (W 5-3)27.21396442624.041.2500010120
Pitching Totals:9644262 00010120

Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

Cal McLish  (L 5-1)33.17357662142.961.130008150
Bud Podbielan35.07810000100.000.000001148
Al Cicotte29.15120001105.141.86000648
Dick Brodowski26.30111001001.131.31000859
Pitching Totals:9866434 00023405

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jim Bunning 0-0-0;  Cal McLish 0-0-0;  Bud Podbielan 0-0-0;  Al Cicotte 0-0-0;  Dick Brodowski 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Jim Bunning 33;  Cal McLish 24;  Bud Podbielan 3;  Al Cicotte 7;  Dick Brodowski 5; 
Time of Game:  2:25    Attendance:  5,864
Umpires:   Home:   Bill Summers  1B  Bill McKinley  2B  Hank Soar  3B  Nestor Chylak 

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

Please Support The Baseball Cube.