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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 10   R H E
Los Angeles Dodgers 11-10L2000 210 101 1 692
Milwaukee Braves 8-7W2010 000 121 5 10132
Date of Game:  Thursday, May 04, 1961
Stadium:  County Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Los Angeles Dodgers Batting Stats

Los Angeles DodgersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Maury Willsss28.214500001.26418243012
Willie Daviscf21.019411010.2651739130
Tommy Davis3b22.044411001.325211326173
    Jim Gilliam3b32.199101100.263201197020
Wally Moonlf31.031310012.379199378151
    Don Demeterrf25.314100000.17215253120
Norm Larker1b30.128403100.26318348030
    Bob Lillispr30.336000000.3338103000
    Gil Hodges1b37.030111100.267161585110
Frank Howardrf24.269300011.231151494100
    Carl Warwicklf24.066100000.1111010010
Charlie Neal2b30.094500000.283156231110
Johnny Roseboroc27.356221120.271193775100
Don Drysdalep24.285300000.0006188000
    Larry Sherryp25.284000000.0001092000
    Ron Perranoskip25.033000000.00055000
    Ron Fairlyph22.296101000.4009146020
    Sandy Koufaxp25.126000000.1675159000
    Jim Goldenp25.045000000.00078000
Totals: 3869455.2372536594 

Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

Lee Mayerf26.144523200.3481071040
Frank Bolling2b29.170412020.33315800171
Eddie Mathews3b29.204612201.333151182181
Hank Aaroncf27.088532011.365159263171
Joe Adcock1b33.187511413.2281410472100
Mel Roachlf28.099310000.19210125160
    Moe Drabowskyp25.288000000.0003118000
    Ron Pichep25.348000000.000643000
    Johnny Loganph34.042100000.20051173010
    Carl Willeyp29.333000000.000362000
Roy McMillanss31.291312110.262151291130
Charlie Lauc28.022401100.2861167040
Bob Buhlp32.265200001.0004211000
    Del Crandallph31.060100000.2408967010
    Seth Moreheadp26.262000000.0005119000
    Al Spanglerph-lf27.300200001.20012118010
Totals: 4110131057.3171518320 

Game Stats


2B:  Hank Aaron (5), Willie Davis (4)
3B:  Hank Aaron (2)
HR:  Joe Adcock (2), Gil Hodges (1), Johnny Roseboro (5)
RBIs:  Joe Adcock 4 (10), Jim Gilliam (2), Gil Hodges (1), Norm Larker (3), Charlie Lau (4), Eddie Mathews 2 (8), Lee Maye 2 (4), Roy McMillan (3), Johnny Roseboro (10)
SB:  Eddie Mathews (1)
CS: Wally Moon (2)
SH:  Charlie Lau (1)
SF:  Roy McMillan (1)
GDP:  Charlie Lau (1), Charlie Neal (2)

Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching Stats

Don Drysdale24.28578432602.571.3613281516190
Larry Sherry25.2840.21001103.711.6515961093
Ron Perranoski25.0330.10000002.571.1443155
Sandy Koufax25.12601111005.001.5012755176
Jim Golden  (L 1-1)25.0451.13551016.301.4031171478
Pitching Totals:9.313109571 1941177733472

Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

Bob Buhl32.26575423315.631.5012273494225
Seth Morehead26.26211000205.631.00111015123
Moe Drabowsky25.2880.21112006.002.00208123124
Ron Piche25.3480.11000001.501.67220643
Carl Willey  (W 1-0)29.333111100112.002.331165366
Pitching Totals:10964552 166996721581

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Don Drysdale 132-81-51;  Larry Sherry 15-9-6;  Ron Perranoski 4-3-1;  Sandy Koufax 12-7-5;  Jim Golden 31-17-14;  Bob Buhl 122-73-49;  Seth Morehead 11-10-1;  Moe Drabowsky 20-8-12;  Ron Piche 2-2-0;  Carl Willey 11-6-5; 
Batters Faced:  Don Drysdale 34;  Larry Sherry 4;  Ron Perranoski 1;  Sandy Koufax 2;  Jim Golden 9;  Bob Buhl 29;  Seth Morehead 4;  Moe Drabowsky 5;  Ron Piche 1;  Carl Willey 4; 
Time of Game:  3:44    Attendance:  7,373
Umpires:   Home:   Frank Dascoli  1B  Frank Secory  2B  Mel Steiner  3B  Tony Venzon  LF  Ed Sudol 

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