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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cincinnati Reds 61-38W2100 000 001 261
Milwaukee Braves 48-46L2000 100 000 151
Date of Game:  Thursday, July 27, 1961
Stadium:  County Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

 
Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Don Blasingame2b29.133310010.229878131163
Leo Cardenasss22.222301010.26742904141
Vada Pinsoncf22.350311100.3229942385115
Frank Robinsonrf25.331401001.34598822308915
Gordy Coleman1b27.022400001.2919817019601
Gus Belllf32.254302010.2516514553280
Gene Freese3b27.200300001.2909968718635
    Jerry Lynchph31.010000010.312506017250
    Eddie Kasko3b29.030000000.259835581152
Johnny Edwardsc23.047401000.1961919160
Bob Purkeyp32.013200001.07323203020
Totals: 2926144.2077635841 

Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

 
Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Mack Jonescf22.263400002.27417170113
Frank Bolling2b29.254401000.2909387813465
Eddie Mathews3b29.288412000.29691125822547
Hank Aaronrf27.172200010.322941005257816
Joe Adcock1b33.271401102.25291112421592
Lee Mayelf26.228400002.2576712811316
Roy McMillanss32.010201010.2319313693272
Sammy Whitec33.020300000.1438975000
Carl Willeyp30.051300001.0322180000
Totals: 3015127.1675756834 

Game Stats

 

2B:  Leo Cardenas (8)
RBIs:  Joe Adcock (59), Vada Pinson (51)
SB:  Eddie Mathews (7)
SH:  Hank Aaron (1), Bob Purkey (4)
SF:  Vada Pinson (5)
GDP:  Gene Freese (9)

Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

 
Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Bob Purkey  (W 13-5)32.01395112703.721.2200023214
Pitching Totals:9511270 00023214

Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

 
Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Carl Willey  (L 3-5)30.05196214404.441.520002184
Pitching Totals:9621440 0002184

Other Game Information

 

Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Purkey 0-0-0;  Carl Willey 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Bob Purkey 33;  Carl Willey 35; 
Time of Game:  2:14    Attendance:  19,917
Umpires:   Home:   Frank Dascoli  1B  Mel Steiner  2B  Frank Secory  3B  Ed Sudol 


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