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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Baltimore Orioles 9-8L33448110 010 000 3101
Kansas City Athletics 10-7W32335000 011 04x 6100
Date of Game:  Friday, May 01, 1959
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Baltimore Orioles Batting Stats

Baltimore OriolesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bob Boyd1b33.212423110.26816446060
Willie Tasbycf26.113302021.3911735250
Gene Woodlingrf-lf36.258502100.390151036071
Bob Niemanlf32.095401000.24214814120
    Al Pilarcikrf28.302100000.30415365120
Gus Triandosc28.275300011.255175734170
Chico Carrasquelss31.099300000.205151178071
    Bob Haleph25.175100000.17614227030
    Willy Mirandass32.342000000.2007753000
Brooks Robinson3b21.348411000.20812228010
Billy Gardner2b31.287301010.20817575030
Jerry Walkerp20.078300001.000321000
    Milt Pappasp19.356000000.000437000
    Wes Stockp25.021000000.00066000
    Whitey Lockmanph32.280100001.286151118000
    Ernie Johnsonp34.319000000.0008221000
Totals: 35310254.2861957633 

Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Whitey Herzogcf27.174402111.4627252150
    Hal Smith3b28.145000000.17616458140
Dick Williams3b-1b29.359500000.23413452030
Hector Lopez2b29.296311010.27917549390
Roger Marisrf24.233412000.338172784101
Bob Cervlf32.361310001.309164803151
Harry Simpson1b33.149301102.2226829120
    Bill Tuttlepr-cf29.301010000.19616737232
Frank Housec29.072413200.35115526190
Joe DeMaestriss30.143311111.22016886270
Bob Grimp29.054200001.0835173150
    Kent Hadleyph24.135100000.292912130
    Russ Meyerp35.189100001.0006185000
Totals: 33610537.3031595817 

Game Stats


2B:  Bob Boyd (5), Billy Gardner (4), Frank House (5)
HR:  Joe DeMaestri (2)
RBIs:  Bob Boyd (6), Joe DeMaestri (7), Whitey Herzog (5), Frank House 2 (9), Harry Simpson (2), Gene Woodling (7)
CS: Bob Nieman (1)
SF:  Harry Simpson (1)
GDP:  Bob Nieman (3), Dick Williams (2)

Baltimore Orioles Pitching Stats

Jerry Walker20.0785.27221512.121.29000322
Milt Pappas19.3560.20001105.791.93000540
Wes Stock25.0210.20000003.271.2700066
Ernie Johnson  (L 2-1)34.31913431104.911.450008224
Pitching Totals:81065371 00022292

Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Bob Grim29.054710334203.151.500005176
Russ Meyer  (W 1-0)35.18920001201.290.570006196
Pitching Totals:91033540 00011372

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jerry Walker 0-0-0;  Milt Pappas 0-0-0;  Wes Stock 0-0-0;  Ernie Johnson 0-0-0;  Bob Grim 0-0-0;  Russ Meyer 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Jerry Walker 25;  Milt Pappas 3;  Wes Stock 2;  Ernie Johnson 8;  Bob Grim 33;  Russ Meyer 7; 
Time of Game:  2:31    Attendance:  10,343
Umpires:   Home:   Johnny Stevens  1B  Larry Napp  2B  John Rice  3B  Eddie Rommel 

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