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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112   R H E
Cincinnati Reds 11-10W6000 100 004 001 6162
Milwaukee Braves 8-8L1200 002 001 000 591
Date of Game:  Friday, May 05, 1961
Stadium:  County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Vada Pinson - 4 hits

  • Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

     
    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Blasingame2b29.050611100.15211737032
    Vada Pinsoncf22.267614000.21321345155
    Gus Bellrf32.171401001.250111401050
        Wally Postph31.300111300.327189623120
        Jim Brosnanp31.193100001.0008224000
        Bill Henryp33.203000000.0007235000
    Frank Robinsonlf25.248602000.224217454125
    Gordy Coleman1b26.304612000.30021935141
    Gene Freese3b27.117612000.25621609162
    Leo Cardenasss22.139501200.2441563061
    Jerry Zimmermanc26.226301000.27366000
        Harry Andersonph29.238101000.2504476000
        Elio Chaconpr-rf24.191110010.222655000
    Bob Purkeyp31.295200001.1545185010
        Jerry Lynchph30.292100000.44411562360
        Bob Schmidtc28.013000010.0958308020
    Totals: 49616623.3271947006 

    Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

     
    Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Lee Mayerf26.145610001.2761172041
    Frank Bolling2b29.171522110.33816801181
    Eddie Mathews3b29.205613101.348161183191
    Hank Aaroncf27.089301111.364169273181
    Joe Adcock1b33.188400101.2131510482110
    Mel Roachlf28.100300000.17211126160
        Al Spanglerlf27.301211000.23513119010
    Roy McMillanss31.292501000.258161292130
    Charlie Lauc28.023401000.2821268040
    Lew Burdettep34.164300002.0835351000
        Seth Moreheadp26.263000000.0006120000
        Del Crandallph31.061100000.2319968010
        Ron Pichep25.349000000.000744000
        Johnny Loganph34.043000010.20061174010
        John DeMeritpr25.118000000.1781352130
    Totals: 4259436.2141728345 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Don Blasingame (1), Leo Cardenas (3), Gordy Coleman 2 (7), Eddie Mathews (2), Al Spangler (1)
    3B:  Gene Freese (1), Eddie Mathews (1)
    HR:  Wally Post (3)
    RBIs:  Hank Aaron (18), Joe Adcock (11), Don Blasingame (3), Frank Bolling (8), Leo Cardenas 2 (6), Eddie Mathews (9), Wally Post 3 (12)
    SB:  Lee Maye (1)
    CS: Hank Aaron (3)
    SH:  Charlie Lau (2)
    SF:  Hank Aaron (2), Joe Adcock (1), Leo Cardenas (2)
    GDP:  Don Blasingame (2), Frank Robinson (4)

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

     
    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Purkey31.29586422302.361.070005196
    Jim Brosnan  (W 1-0)31.1933.23111201.800.900008227
    Bill Henry  (Sv 2)33.2030.10000100.001.250006234
    Pitching Totals:12953360 00019657

    Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Lew Burdette34.1648.112440205.811.390005338
    Seth Morehead26.2630.22110016.751.250006124
    Ron Piche  (L 1-1)25.34932112102.001.56000744
    Pitching Totals:121666231 00018506

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Bob Purkey; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Purkey 0-0-0;  Jim Brosnan 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0;  Lew Burdette 0-0-0;  Seth Morehead 0-0-0;  Ron Piche 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Purkey 32;  Jim Brosnan 15;  Bill Henry 1;  Lew Burdette 38;  Seth Morehead 4;  Ron Piche 11; 
    Time of Game:  3:36    Attendance:  8,496
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Secory  1B  Mel Steiner  2B  Tony Venzon  3B  Ed Sudol  LF  Frank Dascoli 


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