Update:   Yesterday's Games on Front Page -  Links to all boxscores for games that occured yesterday in Major League Baseball
 

GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 6-15W178815002 000 010 360
Pittsburgh Pirates 8-11L147713000 010 000 140
Date of Game:  Sunday, May 03, 1959
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Al Jackson - 1st career game
  • Gary Blaylock - 1st career win
  • Al Jackson - 1st career game
  • Lindy McDaniel - 1st career save

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Joe Cunninghamrf-1b27.250400102.22615337020
    Solly Hemus2b36.016201100.28610743010
        Lee Tate2b-ss27.046100001.000616000
    Bill Whitelf25.095401002.17616162280
    George Crowe1b36.042200011.28610527130
        Lindy McDanielp23.142000000.000598000
    Ken Boyer3b27.349400002.31419579291
    Gene Greenc-rf25.311400000.2118151120
    Bobby Gene Smithcf24.340322000.31611132020
    Alex Grammasss33.030211000.25018499172
        Don Blasingameph-2b27.048000000.24019470021
    Gary Blaylockp27.205200001.00055000
        Hal Smithc27.337101100.21519271271
    Totals: 2936319.2071613990 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Hoak3b31.088401100.27118566180
    Roman Mejiasrf28.267400000.12812193030
    Bill Virdoncf27.329401001.21618529151
    Dick Stuart1b26.177300012.3141680390
    Bob Skinnerlf27.213300010.12811453011
    Bill Mazeroski2b22.240400002.27119362290
    Dick Groatss28.180301000.250195592110
    Hank Foilesc29.327211000.21711349110
        Ted Kluszewskiph34.235100000.47191072040
        Danny Kravitzc28.1330000001.000488000
    Bennie Danielsp26.320200001.000311000
        Rocky Nelsonph34.166100000.22212240010
        Al Jacksonp23.130000000.00011000
    Totals: 3114126.1291534503 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Hank Foiles (2), Alex Grammas (2), Solly Hemus (1), Bobby Gene Smith (1)
    3B:  Don Hoak (1)
    RBIs:  Joe Cunningham (2), Solly Hemus (1), Don Hoak (8), Hal Smith (7)
    CS: Hal Smith (2)
    SH:  Don Blasingame (2), Lindy McDaniel (1)
    GDP:  Gene Green (1)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Gary Blaylock  (W 1-1)27.20563112202.651.0600055
    Lindy McDaniel  (Sv 1)23.14231000403.091.310005103
    Pitching Totals:9411260 00010108

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bennie Daniels  (L 0-1)26.32073221704.000.89000312
    Al Jackson23.13023110204.501.5000011
    Pitching Totals:9633190 000413

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Gary Blaylock 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0;  Bennie Daniels 0-0-0;  Al Jackson 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Gary Blaylock 23;  Lindy McDaniel 10;  Bennie Daniels 24;  Al Jackson 9; 
    Time of Game:  1:26    Attendance:  26,080
    Umpires:   Home:   Dusty Boggess  1B  Stan Landes  2B  Ed Sudol  3B  Tom Gorman 


    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.