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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Philadelphia Phillies 10-12W13.56612000 320 012 8131
Pittsburgh Pirates 10-14L14.57714000 000 010 160
Date of Game:  Friday, May 08, 1959
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones

Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Richie Ashburncf32.050503210.253221283042
Granny Hamnerss32.012612000.150131065240
Ed Bouchee1b26.062311020.347202722140
Wally Postrf29.303321211.342207306190
Harry Andersonlf27.241501101.304212792110
Willie Jones3b33.265300020.3112212045120
Sparky Anderson2b25.075511100.1672121041
Carl Sawatskic31.186322121.3336240050
Gene Conleyp28.179412102.2863129010
    Turk Farrellp25.030000000.0009116000
Totals: 37813885.3511575339 

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Don Hoak3b31.093300100.22423571191
Roberto Clementerf24.263400002.23723467160
Smoky Burgessc32.071402001.41119777180
Ted Kluszewski1b34.240400000.407131076160
Bob Skinnerlf27.218401000.10316458022
Bill Mazeroski2b22.245401001.23024367290
Dick Groatss28.185411001.272245642120
Bill Virdoncf27.334301000.22223534161
George Wittp25.180100001.000321000
    Paul Gielp27.069000000.000365000
    Dick Schofieldph24.121100001.50014231000
    Bob Smithp28.096000000.000869000
    Rocky Nelsonph34.171100000.23116244020
    Ron Blackburnp24.015000000.000643000
Totals: 3316107.1822155487 

Game Stats


2B:  Harry Anderson (6), Richie Ashburn (2), Bill Mazeroski (2), Wally Post (3), Bob Skinner (1), Bill Virdon (4)
RBIs:  Harry Anderson (11), Sparky Anderson (4), Richie Ashburn 2 (4), Gene Conley (1), Don Hoak (9), Wally Post 2 (19), Carl Sawatski (5)
SB:  Richie Ashburn (2)
SH:  Gene Conley (1)
SF:  Don Hoak (3)
GDP:  Sparky Anderson 2 (2)

Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Gene Conley  (W 1-0)28.17986110700.900.800003137
Turk Farrell  (Sv 1)25.03010000004.151.620009116
Pitching Totals:9611070 00012253

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

George Witt  (L 0-4)25.1803.26331407.881.81000422
Paul Giel27.0692.14223007.712.43000367
Bob Smith28.09621113101.501.25000869
Ron Blackburn24.01512221003.271.36000643
Pitching Totals:91388850 00021201

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Gene Conley 0-0-0;  Turk Farrell 0-0-0;  George Witt 0-0-0;  Paul Giel 0-0-0;  Bob Smith 0-0-0;  Ron Blackburn 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Gene Conley 30;  Turk Farrell 4;  George Witt 18;  Paul Giel 13;  Bob Smith 10;  Ron Blackburn 6; 
Time of Game:  2:36    Attendance:  17,691
Umpires:   Home:   Stan Landes  1B  Ed Sudol  2B  Tom Gorman  3B  Dusty Boggess 

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