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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 62-49L1100 002 104 883
New York Mets 30-91W1000 105 000 682
Date of Game:  Tuesday, August 21, 1962
Stadium:  Polo Grounds V
Feats and Milestones
  • Diomedes Olivo - 1st career RBI

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Virdoncf31.073501211.24612010313382
    Dick Groatss31.290612000.30212310841472
    Bob Skinnerlf30.323321012.32511695017627
    Smoky Burgessc35.176301120.34483115412530
        Howie Gosspr27.293010000.2446868294
        Don Leppertc30.307000000.23636582130
    Roberto Clementerf28.003411112.3181149439655
    Donn Clendenon1b27.037311010.270475631411
        Jim Marshallph-1b31.088110100.278613905160
    Don Hoak3b34.198410012.2409710855453
    Bill Mazeroski2b25.350300020.27012289112630
    Joe Gibbonp27.133200000.1761269000
        Earl Francisp27.038100000.1792857030
        Jack Lamabep25.322000000.0003434000
        Dick Schofieldph27.226100000.302454602100
        Diomedes Olivop43.211101100.2505357010
        Roy Facep34.183000000.00051451000
    Totals: 3788697.21612108838 

    New York Mets Batting Stats

    Joe Christopherrf26.252311121.197842223157
    Charlie Nealss31.203311010.24911382911441
    Felix Mantilla3b28.023501201.27111245610523
    Frank Thomaslf33.071512101.277123122429801
    Jim Hickmancf25.103200001.2581041049323
        Marv Throneberryph-1b28.353301000.2389543612331
    Rick Herrscher1b25.291100010.1851414140
        Richie Ashburncf35.155311000.302108177372812
    Rod Kanehl2b28.142300020.2781001003196
    Joe Pignatanoc33.017311110.26223293020
        Gene Woodlingph40.005100000.27810615178351
    Craig Andersonp24.051310010.0873661000
        Roger Craigp32.185000000.05129204020
        Ray Daviaultp28.086000000.0832424000
    Totals: 3568584.22910717257 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Smoky Burgess (15), Roberto Clemente (23), Dick Groat 2 (24)
    HR:  Frank Thomas (29)
    RBIs:  Smoky Burgess (53), Joe Christopher (15), Roberto Clemente (65), Felix Mantilla 2 (52), Jim Marshall (16), Diomedes Olivo (1), Joe Pignatano (2), Frank Thomas (80), Bill Virdon 2 (38)
    SB:  Joe Christopher (7)
    SH:  Charlie Neal (8)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Joe Gibbon27.1333.21115214.021.380001269
    Earl Francis27.0381.23442103.931.530002959
    Jack Lamabe25.3221.22100003.101.490003434
    Diomedes Olivo  (W 4-1)43.21112001102.711.370005357
    Roy Face  (Sv 24)34.18310000001.350.9100051449
    Pitching Totals:9865841 000179668

    New York Mets Pitching Stats

    Craig Anderson24.0518.17636605.591.590003964
    Roger Craig  (L 7-20)32.1850.11203104.501.4000032217
    Ray Daviault28.0860.10000006.451.800002525
    Pitching Totals:9883970 00096306

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Joe Gibbon 0-0-0;  Earl Francis 0-0-0;  Jack Lamabe 0-0-0;  Diomedes Olivo 0-0-0;  Roy Face 0-0-0;  Craig Anderson 0-0-0;  Roger Craig 0-0-0;  Ray Daviault 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Joe Gibbon 17;  Earl Francis 11;  Jack Lamabe 7;  Diomedes Olivo 6;  Roy Face 3;  Craig Anderson 40;  Roger Craig 6;  Ray Daviault 1; 
    Time of Game:  3:35    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Walsh  1B  Lee Weyer  2B  Jocko Conlan  3B  Ken Burkhart 

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