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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cincinnati Reds 56-62L2100 001 120 5100
Philadelphia Phillies 49-68W2000 106 01x 8122
Date of Game:  Sunday, August 16, 1959
Stadium:  Shibe Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Gus Bell - 2 home runs

  • Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Whitey Lockman2b33.022400001.209641167060
    Vada Pinsoncf21.005423000.332109136166716
    Gus Bellrf30.274423400.286105121417852
    Frank Robinson1b23.351400002.308107557269610
    Jerry Lynchlf29.030401000.2818942715501
    Willie Jones3b34.000411101.2729112739360
    Dutch Dottererc27.279201001.27737522130
        Ed Baileyc28.123200001.2738553310291
    Eddie Kaskoss27.050300000.227773151120
        John Powersph30.039101000.29434120240
    Bob Purkeyp30.033200002.18223130160
        Brooks Lawrencep34.198000000.13930226030
        Willard Schmidtp31.079000000.09127173000
        Orlando Penap25.272000000.1303443030
        Don Newcombeph33.063100000.286493402140
        Tom Ackerp29.162000000.11129144000
        Frank Thomasph30.066100001.217798067330
    Totals: 36510509.27810697656 

    Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Richie Ashburncf32.150310000.28211213731188
    Sparky Anderson2b25.175401110.2181091090283
    Ed Bouchee1b26.162512200.28510235412590
    Dave Philleyrf39.092311010.3217311416320
    Gene Freese3b25.220312101.2889342916497
    Harry Andersonlf27.341411100.25110135913510
        Solly Drakelf28.297000000.14352110012
    Joe Koppess28.301311312.261871034195
    Valmy Thomasc30.299412000.20449192161
    Robin Robertsp32.320312000.16922367030
    Totals: 32812833.3758004537 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Sparky Anderson (4), Vada Pinson 2 (39), Robin Roberts (4), Valmy Thomas (1)
    HR:  Gus Bell 2 (17), Willie Jones (9), Joe Koppe (4)
    RBIs:  Harry Anderson (51), Sparky Anderson (28), Gus Bell 4 (85), Ed Bouchee 2 (59), Gene Freese (49), Willie Jones (36), Joe Koppe 3 (19)
    CS: Gus Bell (1)
    SH:  Richie Ashburn (7), Robin Roberts (2)
    GDP:  Dave Philley (2), Valmy Thomas (4)

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Purkey  (L 9-11)30.03356332104.721.3100025141
    Brooks Lawrence34.1980.13330015.181.5100032239
    Willard Schmidt31.07900111004.191.6600028179
    Orlando Pena25.2721.21000204.991.420003544
    Tom Acker29.16212110003.911.5300029145
    Pitching Totals:81288331 000149748

    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Robin Roberts  (W 10-12)32.320910550934.581.2400025367
    Pitching Totals:91055093 00025367

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Purkey 0-0-0;  Brooks Lawrence 0-0-0;  Willard Schmidt 0-0-0;  Orlando Pena 0-0-0;  Tom Acker 0-0-0;  Robin Roberts 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Purkey 23;  Brooks Lawrence 4;  Willard Schmidt 2;  Orlando Pena 5;  Tom Acker 5;  Robin Roberts 36; 
    Time of Game:  2:29    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Shag Crawford  1B  Vic Delmore  2B  Al Barlick  3B  Bill Jackowski 

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