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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 11-14L36.56613000 001 000 180
Pittsburgh Pirates 15-11W13223000 011 00x 260
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 16, 1961
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones

St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Don Landrumcf25.090400001.1542237131
Joe Cunninghamrf29.263401000.345256203100
Bill White1b27.108413001.22424442050
Ken Boyer3b29.362401001.298248725111
Stan Musiallf40.176301111.228201333280
Daryl Spencerss31.307401001.256248344151
    Curt Floodpr23.118000000.23520403000
Julian Javier2b24.280300001.27722141093
    Carl Sawatskiph33.194100000.27814393140
Hal Smithc29.350300000.20323534070
Curt Simmonsp31.362201000.3578281020
    Walt Morynph35.034100000.16712696020
    Bob Gibsonp25.189000000.000868000
Totals: 3318116.2422466654 

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Bill Virdoncf29.342300010.341217864130
Dick Groatss30.193401000.312268390120
Roberto Clementerf26.271401001.361267092201
Dick Stuart1b28.190212110.311223153150
Joe Christopherlf25.155300000.3121173020
Don Hoak3b33.101311000.30724867190
Smoky Burgessc34.079301100.31916987050
Bill Mazeroski2b24.253300000.19426643291
Vern Lawp31.065100000.1115265020
    Gene Bakerph35.335100001.1255525000
    Roy Facep33.086100000.33311349000
Totals: 2826222.2141936358 

Game Stats


2B:  Smoky Burgess (4), Dick Stuart (5)
HR:  Dick Stuart (3)
RBIs:  Smoky Burgess (5), Stan Musial (8), Dick Stuart (15)
CS: Bill White (1)
GDP:  Joe Christopher (1), Roberto Clemente (4), Daryl Spencer (4)

St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

Curt Simmons  (L 1-3)31.36266222113.651.570006260
Bob Gibson25.18920000102.251.22000747
Pitching Totals:8622221 00013307

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

Vern Law31.06554001303.091.310005268
Roy Face  (W 2-1)33.08644110302.250.9000011347
Pitching Totals:9811160 00016615

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Curt Simmons 0-0-0;  Bob Gibson 0-0-0;  Vern Law 0-0-0;  Roy Face 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Curt Simmons 24;  Bob Gibson 6;  Vern Law 19;  Roy Face 15; 
Time of Game:  2:02    Attendance:  13,578
Umpires:   Home:   Ed Sudol  1B  Frank Dascoli  2B  Frank Secory  3B  Mel Steiner  LF  Tony Venzon 

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