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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 1-4L1000 000 000 080
Los Angeles Dodgers 2-2W1000 201 11x 592
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 15, 1959
Stadium:  Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Feats and Milestones
  • Jim Baxes - 1st career home run, 1st career stolen base, 1st career RBI
  • Bob Gibson - 1st career game
  • Don Drysdale - Complete game/Shutout
  • Bob Gibson - 1st career game

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Blasingame2b27.030302010.5005456010
    Gino Cimolirf29.118401000.3895329041
    Stan Musial1b38.145402000.15851095020
    Ken Boyer3b27.331301011.2865565021
    Joe Cunninghamlf27.232401000.3644326000
    Curt Floodcf21.087401001.2004133000
    Hal Smithc27.319400001.1675257120
    Alex Grammasss33.012200001.3335486010
        Irv Norenph34.137100001.0003949000
        Lee Tatess27.028100001.000212000
    Larry Jacksonp27.318200001.2502170000
        George Croweph36.024100000.0003520000
        Bob Gibsonp23.158000000.00011000
    Totals: 3308027.242495299 

    Los Angeles Dodgers Batting Stats

     
    Los Angeles DodgersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron Fairlyrf20.277400002.154419010
    Wally Moonlf29.012400001.3643648000
    Johnny Roseboroc25.337422001.1673152001
    Don Demetercf23.295322100.444349230
    Charlie Neal2b28.075300100.0714334010
    Gil Hodges1b35.011401102.33341357120
    Don Zimmerss28.088302100.4004344011
    Jim Baxes3b30.284312101.41744111
    Don Drysdalep22.266300002.2502107110
    Totals: 3159509.290313014 

    Game Stats

     

    HR:  Jim Baxes (1), Don Demeter (2)
    RBIs:  Jim Baxes (1), Don Demeter (3), Gil Hodges (2), Charlie Neal (1), Don Zimmer (1)
    SB:  Jim Baxes (1), Johnny Roseboro (1), Don Zimmer (1)
    SH:  Don Demeter (1), Charlie Neal (1)
    GDP:  Gino Cimoli (1), Alex Grammas (1)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Larry Jackson  (L 0-1)27.31867330914.151.238052282174
    Bob Gibson23.15822220019.001.0030181211
    Pitching Totals:8955092 11070403175

    Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching Stats

     
    Los Angeles DodgersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Don Drysdale  (W 1-1)22.26698002703.211.4313690462105
    Pitching Totals:9800270 13690462105

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Larry Jackson 80-52-28;  Bob Gibson 30-18-12;  Don Drysdale 136-90-46; 
    Batters Faced:  Larry Jackson 25;  Bob Gibson 8;  Don Drysdale 35; 
    Time of Game:  2:14    Attendance:  14,491
    Umpires:   Home:   Dusty Boggess  1B  Stan Landes  2B  Ed Sudol  3B  Tom Gorman 


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