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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 56-59W19.55510103 010 100 6121
Philadelphia Phillies 53-70L116.58815200 002 000 481
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 20, 1959
Stadium:  Shibe Park
Feats and Milestones

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Tony Taylor2b23.245512002.27610724452619
George Altmancf26.153421001.25095957231
Art Schult1b31.061323210.34116124290
    Jim Marshall1b28.087101000.2627818710320
Ernie Banksss28.201401010.313112773341052
Earl Averill3b27.346301201.247541139320
    Alvin Dark3b37.225100000.2529712884351
Bobby Thomsonlf35.300401100.2439311319451
Lee Wallsrf26.226302010.263944686290
Cal Neemanc30.183100000.12526207130
    Sammy Taylorph-c26.174300001.243831768321
Bob Andersonp23.326210000.0952650030
    Bill Henryp31.310100001.13046162020
Totals: 35612536.3439275018 

Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Richie Ashburncf32.154412010.28511813791199
Sparky Anderson2b25.179410000.2041161160283
Ed Bouchee1b26.166201010.28810936112610
    Don Cardwellpr23.257010000.0291861000
    Joe Lonnettc32.194100001.192301301100
Wally Postrf30.042412201.2479780716690
Gene Freese3b25.224401101.2769943516527
Harry Andersonlf27.345400002.25510836613541
Joe Koppess28.305402000.268941105226
Valmy Thomasc30.303200000.18654197171
    Dave Philleyph-1b39.096200002.3127711456330
Taylor Phillipsp26.063100000.07733117000
    Jack Meyerp27.150100000.10036179000
    Jim Bolgerph27.179100000.08036275000
    Humberto Robinsonp29.056000000.5002961010
    Bob Bowmanph28.102100000.13348247250
Totals: 3548327.22911025986 

Game Stats


2B:  Earl Averill (9), Gene Freese (12), Joe Koppe (12), Bobby Thomson (13)
HR:  Art Schult (2)
RBIs:  Earl Averill 2 (32), Gene Freese (52), Wally Post 2 (69), Art Schult 2 (9), Bobby Thomson (45)
CS: Ernie Banks (3)
SH:  George Altman (4)
SF:  Earl Averill (2)
GDP:  Gene Freese (8)

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Bob Anderson  (W 10-8)23.32657431103.731.390002751
Bill Henry  (Sv 10)31.31041001602.561.0200046162
Pitching Totals:9843270 00073213

Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Taylor Phillips  (L 1-5)26.0632.14442106.231.8200033122
Jack Meyer27.1504.26221414.431.5100036180
Humberto Robinson29.05622000103.001.240002962
Pitching Totals:91266361 00098364

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Bob Anderson; Bill Henry; Taylor Phillips; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Anderson 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0;  Taylor Phillips 0-0-0;  Jack Meyer 0-0-0;  Humberto Robinson 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Bob Anderson 23;  Bill Henry 14;  Taylor Phillips 13;  Jack Meyer 19;  Humberto Robinson 9; 
Time of Game:  2:55    Attendance:  7,929
Umpires:   Home:   Ed Sudol  1B  Stan Landes  2B  (none)  3B  Tom Gorman 

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