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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 40-35W1001 010 112 690
Milwaukee Braves 37-38L1302 000 000 5101
Date of Game:  Friday, July 07, 1961
Stadium:  County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Hank Aaron - 2 home runs, 5 RBis
  • Al McBean - 1st career win

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Virdoncf30.028502100.288708358371
    Dick Groatss30.245311210.269738866320
    Rocky Nelson1b36.231511000.224394484110
    Smoky Burgessc34.131400000.3184610177250
    Roberto Clementerf26.323400000.3467375612512
    Walt Morynlf35.086400000.17529713160
        Roy Facep33.138000000.33333371010
    Dick Schofield3b26.181211021.22229384020
    Bill Mazeroski2b24.305422001.224736905241
    Harvey Haddixp35.292111000.10714315010
        Hal Smithph30.212100001.228366622180
        Clem Labinep34.335000000.16730478000
        Bob Skinnerph29.278100000.251597742111
        Al McBeanp23.053000000.00055000
        Joe Christopherph-lf25.207101000.3043294061
    Totals: 3569333.2576418428 

    Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

     
    Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Felix Mantilla3b26.343402010.28619318140
    Frank Bolling2b29.234422000.3007586011365
    Lee Mayelf26.208410003.246541159216
        Warren Spahnp40.075000000.23421410290
    Hank Aaronrf27.152422500.32575986206412
    Joe Adcock1b33.251401002.24172110514460
    Joe Torrec20.354400001.27047498192
    Gino Cimolicf31.201300001.24539596180
        Bob Boydph35.279101000.273376660100
    Roy McMillanss31.355301001.2177413503162
        Frank Thomasph32.026101000.31170103215381
        John DeMeritpr25.181000000.1562160140
    Tony Cloningerp20.328300002.10055020
        Al Spanglerlf27.364100000.26937143032
    Totals: 365105110.2786467695 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Felix Mantilla (2), Bill Mazeroski (8), Bill Virdon (13)
    HR:  Hank Aaron 2 (20), Dick Groat (6)
    RBIs:  Hank Aaron 5 (64), Dick Groat 2 (32), Bill Virdon (37)
    SF:  Dick Groat (3)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Harvey Haddix35.29245551324.501.3700013256
    Clem Labine34.33521000303.121.3100030481
    Al McBean  (W 1-0)23.05322000401.000.7800055
    Roy Face  (Sv 12)33.13812000002.390.9600033369
    Pitching Totals:910551102 000811111

    Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

     
    Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Tony Cloninger20.32886443316.001.3000055
    Warren Spahn  (L 8-11)40.07513200003.591.1600021403
    Pitching Totals:9964331 00026408

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Tony Cloninger 2; 
    Balks:  Tony Cloninger; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Harvey Haddix 0-0-0;  Clem Labine 0-0-0;  Al McBean 0-0-0;  Roy Face 0-0-0;  Tony Cloninger 0-0-0;  Warren Spahn 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Harvey Haddix 17;  Clem Labine 7;  Al McBean 8;  Roy Face 5;  Tony Cloninger 33;  Warren Spahn 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:37    Attendance:  17,622
    Umpires:   Home:   Chris Pelekoudas  1B  Augie Donatelli  2B  Jocko Conlan  3B  Ken Burkhart  LF  Mel Steiner 


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