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Milwaukee Braves 19-10W4100 121 030 8140
Los Angeles Dodgers 18-16L4010 100 010 381
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 17, 1959
Stadium:  Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Feats and Milestones
  • Del Crandall - 4 hits
  • Lew Burdette - Threw 77% strikes
  • Art Fowler - Threw 76% strikes

  • Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

    Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Brutoncf33.189512200.328146963110
    Eddie Mathews3b27.217511001.3191795210190
    Hank Aaronrf25.101412211.478166976170
    Wes Covingtonlf27.051501101.27317265060
    Frank Torre1b27.139500000.21415375020
    Del Crandallc29.073534100.387167584131
    Johnny Loganss32.055312010.26916982230
    Johnny O'Brien2b28.157411100.16010224020
    Lew Burdettep32.176401102.1677287010
    Totals: 40814825.3501285236 

    Los Angeles Dodgers Batting Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Wally Moonlf29.044400002.302276721143
    Charlie Neal2b28.107412101.298313613146
    Duke Sniderrf32.240400000.2402213143170
    Don Demetercf23.327422100.33629758280
    Norm Larker1b28.141401000.34620119370
    Gil Hodges3b35.043401000.2352413771111
    Don Zimmerss28.120401100.247283683143
    Joe Pignatanoc29.286401000.2121283020
    Don Drysdalep22.298200000.19010115120
        Ron Fairlyph20.309100000.3212439150
        Art Fowlerp36.318000000.11113165000
        Gene Snyderp28.047000000.00033000
    Totals: 3538303.2292434691 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Bill Bruton (3), Johnny Logan (4), Johnny O'Brien (1)
    HR:  Hank Aaron (6), Del Crandall (4), Don Demeter (8), Charlie Neal (3)
    RBIs:  Hank Aaron 2 (17), Bill Bruton 2 (11), Lew Burdette (1), Wes Covington (6), Del Crandall (13), Don Demeter (28), Charlie Neal (14), Johnny O'Brien (2), Don Zimmer (14)
    GDP:  Wes Covington (5)

    Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

    Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Lew Burdette  (W 4-1)32.17698330323.751.158364197274
    Pitching Totals:9833032 8364197274

    Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Don Drysdale  (L 3-4)22.29879552324.711.33109733611114
    Art Fowler36.3180.24330104.651.422116513177
    Gene Snyder28.0471.11000105.632.00117433
    Pitching Totals:91488252 141964527294

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Lew Burdette 83-64-19;  Don Drysdale 109-73-36;  Art Fowler 21-16-5;  Gene Snyder 11-7-4; 
    Batters Faced:  Lew Burdette 35;  Don Drysdale 31;  Art Fowler 6;  Gene Snyder 5; 
    Time of Game:  2:28    Attendance:  49,347
    Umpires:   Home:   Ken Burkhart  1B  Tony Venzon  2B  Augie Donatelli  3B  Jocko Conlan 

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