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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 55-56L1202 002 000 692
Pittsburgh Pirates 56-59W3000 330 10x 761
Date of Game:  Monday, August 17, 1959
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Fred Green - 1st career win

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

     
    Chicago CubsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Taylor2b23.242411001.27210324042417
    George Altmancf26.150200010.24491917211
    Bobby Thomsonlf-rf35.297432100.2409011288421
    Ernie Banksss28.198412302.321108769341051
    Art Schult1b31.058100010.28915123170
        Jim Marshallph-1b28.084211000.254741838290
    Lee Wallsrf26.223200001.259934676290
        Irv Norenph34.261000000.29343989171
        Earl Averillph-lf27.343202100.239511108280
        Don Eaddypr25.182000000.00099000
    Alvin Dark3b37.222400000.2529412854351
    Cal Neemanc30.180301001.13024205130
        Randy Jacksonph33.188100000.23832799190
    Dave Hillmanp31.338200001.12528105010
        Bill Henryp31.307100000.13644160020
    Totals: 3269526.2818996663 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bob Skinnerlf27.319400000.2749854012468
    Dick Groatss28.286231020.2691056455420
    Roberto Clementerf24.364322100.303635073301
    Rocky Nelson1b34.272421200.275652933220
    Smoky Burgessc32.172400100.309778356400
    Don Hoak3b31.194301101.2871086568548
    Dick Schofield2b24.222401100.21556273150
    Bill Virdoncf28.069200022.2481056165285
        Bill Mazeroskiph22.346100000.2551004435451
        Ron Klinepr27.161000000.16726170050
        George Wittp25.281100001.0001028000
        Fred Greenp25.337100001.00099000
    Totals: 2976645.2078225015 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Earl Averill (7), Ernie Banks (20), Dick Groat (18), Dick Schofield (5)
    3B:  Bobby Thomson (2)
    HR:  Ernie Banks (34), Rocky Nelson (3)
    RBIs:  Earl Averill (28), Ernie Banks 3 (105), Smoky Burgess (40), Roberto Clemente (30), Don Hoak (54), Rocky Nelson 2 (22), Dick Schofield (5), Bobby Thomson (42)
    SH:  George Altman (3)
    SF:  Don Hoak (6)
    GDP:  Alvin Dark (4)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

     
    Chicago CubsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dave Hillman31.3384.13533103.271.0600025102
    Bill Henry  (L 7-5)31.3073.23211412.701.0600044160
    Pitching Totals:8674451 00069262

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Harvey Haddix33.33335442013.231.1200022209
    George Witt25.2812.12210406.951.770001331
    Fred Green  (W 1-0)25.3373.22000202.250.7500099
    Pitching Totals:9965261 00044249

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Harvey Haddix; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dave Hillman 0-0-0;  Bill Henry 0-0-0;  Harvey Haddix 0-0-0;  George Witt 0-0-0;  Fred Green 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dave Hillman 21;  Bill Henry 14;  Harvey Haddix 14;  George Witt 9;  Fred Green 12; 
    Time of Game:  2:31    Attendance:  12,815
    Umpires:   Home:   Tony Venzon  1B  Jocko Conlan  2B  Augie Donatelli  3B  Ken Burkhart 


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