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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 25-24W2340 100 002 10170
Pittsburgh Pirates 28-24L1200 010 110 5141
Date of Game:  Friday, June 05, 1959
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Tony Taylor - 4 hits

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b23.169624200.296451822137
    Alvin Dark3b37.149622202.2594312340151
    Ernie Banksss28.125312310.2865071113480
    Dale Long1b33.119423110.278385347150
    Bobby Thomsonrf-lf35.224401010.2424010785200
    Walt Morynlf33.054401111.237505116160
        Lee Wallsrf26.150000000.246434172100
    George Altmancf26.077522002.21742423110
    Sammy Taylorc26.098411011.231351283131
    Glen Hobbiep23.042400001.1381570000
        Don Elstonp30.060101100.16723126010
    Totals: 4110171057.4154245033 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Virdoncf27.362412011.277475583152
    Dick Groatss28.213512100.269455853210
    Smoky Burgessc32.099523000.380417995220
        Don Williamsp27.265000000.50057000
    Dick Stuart1b26.210312220.27334987191
    Bob Skinnerlf27.246503201.2964148310283
    Bill Mazeroski2b22.273300020.249493925230
    Don Hoak3b31.121501001.273485965214
    Roman Mejiasrf28.300401002.235312121101
        Ron Blackburnp24.043000000.0001451000
        Dick Schofieldph24.149100000.29626243120
        Bob Smithp28.124000000.0001677000
        Rocky Nelsonph34.199100001.18434262180
        Al Jacksonp23.163100001.00033000
        Danny Kravitzph-c28.166100000.4671094020
    Totals: 38514557.3684444460 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Dick Groat (4), Don Hoak (7), Dale Long (5), Tony Taylor (8), Bill Virdon (14)
    3B:  George Altman (3), Alvin Dark (5)
    HR:  Ernie Banks (13), Dale Long (7), Dick Stuart (7)
    RBIs:  Ernie Banks 3 (48), Alvin Dark 2 (15), Don Elston (1), Dick Groat (21), Dale Long (15), Walt Moryn (16), Bob Skinner 2 (28), Dick Stuart 2 (19), Tony Taylor 2 (13)
    SB:  Alvin Dark (1)
    SF:  Ernie Banks (4)
    GDP:  Dick Groat 2 (9), Don Hoak (7), Dale Long (3)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Glen Hobbie  (W 6-5)23.0426.211444713.861.310001571
    Don Elston  (Sv 9)30.0602.13111003.001.1900023126
    Pitching Totals:91455571 00038197

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Vern Law  (L 5-2)29.0851.26660014.291.2500010208
    Ron Blackburn24.0430.11111014.711.670001451
    Bob Smith28.12424111102.671.520001677
    Al Jackson23.16343002605.001.7800033
    Don Williams27.26513221007.882.0000057
    Pitching Totals:9171010572 00048346

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Vern Law; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Glen Hobbie 0-0-0;  Don Elston 0-0-0;  Vern Law 0-0-0;  Ron Blackburn 0-0-0;  Bob Smith 0-0-0;  Al Jackson 0-0-0;  Don Williams 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Glen Hobbie 33;  Don Elston 10;  Vern Law 11;  Ron Blackburn 3;  Bob Smith 10;  Al Jackson 16;  Don Williams 7; 
    Time of Game:  2:58    Attendance:  27,335
    Umpires:   Home:   Hal Dixon  1B  Vinnie Smith  2B  Frank Dascoli  3B  Frank Secory 


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