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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Athletics 14-16W1060 000 220 10120
New York Yankees 12-17L1000 000 000 020
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 17, 1959
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Feats and Milestones

Kansas City Athletics Batting Stats

 
Kansas City AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bill Tuttlecf29.317422111.31228749282
Preston Ward1b31.298402101.21413532030
    Kent Hadleypr-1b24.151121200.2652023250
Hector Lopez2b29.312400001.255295614141
    Wayne Terwilliger2b33.324000000.1768513120
Roger Marisrf24.249320021.342302919231
Bob Cervlf33.012513100.280294935251
Frank Housec29.088511200.272255361120
Dick Williams3b30.010311300.22221460180
    Hal Smith3b28.161000000.22927469140
Joe DeMaestriss30.159411001.22829899280
Bob Grimp29.070301001.1337175150
Totals: 3610121036.3332665701 

New York Yankees Batting Stats

 
New York YankeesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Gil McDougald2b30.363400001.241241075040
Hank Bauerrf36.290301001.214281144382
    Johnny Blanchardrf26.080100000.25056000
Mickey Mantlecf27.210300011.2672310975134
Yogi Berrac34.005300010.262241226290
Enos Slaughterlf43.020300002.22718870121
Elston Howard1b30.083300000.264254332120
Tony Kubekss22.217301001.24724289263
Jerry Lumpe3b25.349300001.20614155020
    Duke Maasp30.106100000.0006121000
    Norm Siebernph25.295000010.267282163151
    Johnny Kucksp25.294000000.0007132000
    Clete Boyerph22.097100000.1437128010
    Art Ditmarp30.044000000.2738177020
Totals: 2802037.0712417069 

Game Stats

 

HR:  Kent Hadley (2), Dick Williams (1)
RBIs:  Bob Cerv (25), Kent Hadley 2 (5), Frank House 2 (12), Bill Tuttle (8), Preston Ward (3), Dick Williams 3 (8)
CS: Dick Williams (1)
SH:  Bob Grim (3), Hector Lopez (1)

Kansas City Athletics Pitching Stats

 
Kansas City AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Bob Grim  (W 4-3)29.07092003703.711.490008179
Pitching Totals:9200370 0008179

New York Yankees Pitching Stats

 
New York YankeesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Tom Sturdivant  (L 0-2)29.0191.15661316.501.220004112
Duke Maas30.1064.24000304.151.310007127
Johnny Kucks25.29423442018.401.730007141
Art Ditmar30.04410000003.711.000008183
Pitching Totals:9121010362 00026563

Other Game Information

 

Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Grim 0-0-0;  Tom Sturdivant 0-0-0;  Duke Maas 0-0-0;  Johnny Kucks 0-0-0;  Art Ditmar 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Bob Grim 31;  Tom Sturdivant 10;  Duke Maas 18;  Johnny Kucks 11;  Art Ditmar 3; 
Time of Game:  2:09    Attendance:  29,046
Umpires:   Home:   Bill Summers  1B  Bill McKinley  2B  Hank Soar  3B  Nestor Chylak 


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