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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 1011   R H E
Chicago Cubs 37-41L486611100 200 000 03 696
Pittsburgh Pirates 45-40W43.5446000 200 010 04 7103
Date of Game:  Friday, July 10, 1959
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones

Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

Tony Taylor2b23.204510011.2917220921510
George Altmancf26.112511000.21565653120
Jim Marshalllf28.046412100.228471566190
    Bobby Thomsonlf35.259111100.2406411027320
Ernie Banksss28.160522101.3097773822721
Dale Long1b33.154300111.2566456011270
Randy Jackson3b33.150402001.29523790170
Lee Wallsrf26.185401002.275704444220
Sammy Taylorc26.133300020.227551485231
Glen Hobbiep23.077300001.1082580000
    Bill Henryp31.269000000.12531147000
    Irv Norenph34.223100000.24529975031
    Don Elstonp30.095100001.22234137010
Totals: 3969448.2316565551 

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bill Virdoncf28.031520011.255805913214
Dick Groatss28.248602100.272786185370
Smoky Burgessc32.134100000.311648225280
    Danny Kravitzc28.201410000.319241081100
    Dick Schofieldpr24.184000000.17247264120
    Hank Foilesc30.030111100.20040378120
Dick Stuart1b26.245613302.3246412817441
Bob Skinnerlf27.281511101.2807251410386
Bill Mazeroski2b22.308402110.269754185350
Don Hoak3b31.156500002.290816298395
Roberto Clementerf24.326401010.253364803140
Bob Friendp28.228100000.25018249040
    Ted Kluszewskiph34.303100000.3014311062140
    Bob Porterfieldp35.335000000.00019255000
    Rocky Nelsonph34.234000000.205472751110
    Harry Brightph29.291100001.2582237370
    Ron Blackburnp24.078000000.2002461110
    Bennie Danielsp27.023000000.2501826010
    Roman Mejiasph28.335110000.218632444181
Totals: 45710737.2229157203 

Game Stats


2B:  George Altman (5), Dick Groat (8)
3B:  Bob Skinner (3)
HR:  Dick Stuart (17)
RBIs:  Ernie Banks (72), Hank Foiles (2), Dick Groat (37), Dale Long (27), Jim Marshall (19), Bill Mazeroski (35), Bob Skinner (38), Dick Stuart 3 (44), Bobby Thomson (32)
SB:  Tony Taylor (10)
CS: Lee Walls (1)
SH:  Bob Friend (6), Randy Jackson (5), Lee Walls (3)
SF:  Dale Long (3)
GDP:  Ernie Banks (10), Don Hoak (14)

Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

Glen Hobbie23.0778.15311403.711.270002581
Bill Henry31.2690.20000202.571.0500031147
Don Elston  (L 5-2)30.0951.25442113.141.2100034137
Pitching Totals:10.71075371 00090365

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

Bob Friend28.22884311505.421.4700019258
Bob Porterfield35.33511000005.731.7300019262
Ron Blackburn24.07814321003.641.500002461
Bennie Daniels  (W 5-6)27.02310002305.761.600001726
Pitching Totals:11963480 00079607

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Bob Friend; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Glen Hobbie 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0;  Don Elston 0-0-0;  Bob Friend 0-0-0;  Bob Porterfield 0-0-0;  Ron Blackburn 0-0-0;  Bennie Daniels 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Glen Hobbie 35;  Bill Henry 2;  Don Elston 12;  Bob Friend 29;  Bob Porterfield 3;  Ron Blackburn 8;  Bennie Daniels 6; 
Time of Game:  3:15    Attendance:  25,360
Umpires:   Home:   Frank Dascoli  1B  Frank Secory  2B  Hal Dixon  3B  Vinnie Smith 

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