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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 7   R H E
Milwaukee Braves 19-21L3200 000 0 280
Pittsburgh Pirates 22-18W2120 210 2 8101
Date of Game:  Thursday, June 01, 1961
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Smoky Burgess - 2 home runs

  • Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

    Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Roy McMillanss31.319311011.214391315251
    Frank Bolling2b29.198312000.323408254203
    Eddie Mathews3b29.232200012.3124012079234
    Hank Aaroncf27.116301000.348409519407
    Frank Thomaslf31.355201100.279379996161
    Joe Torrec20.318302100.2831214262
    Joe Adcock1b33.215300000.2003710704200
    John DeMeritrf25.145300002.1591958140
    Lew Burdettep34.191100001.20711357130
        Moe Drabowskyp25.316000000.25014129010
        Hawk Taylorph22.059101000.500314000
        Don McMahonp31.148000000.33313166000
        Felix Mantillaph26.307100001.0006305000
        Claude Raymondp24.025000000.00047000
    Totals: 2528227.3203157417 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Virdoncf29.358321110.286358004180
    Dick Groatss30.209411300.318408533190
    Roberto Clementerf26.287401000.327407236281
    Dick Stuart1b28.206400000.305343275220
    Don Hoak3b33.117311010.321388813160
    Smoky Burgessc34.095333310.317269973140
    Bill Mazeroski2b24.269411000.221406573131
    Gino Cimolilf31.165402000.32715572060
    Harvey Haddixp35.256200110.0005306010
    Totals: 31810840.3232736116 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Don Hoak (5)
    3B:  Bill Virdon (5)
    HR:  Smoky Burgess 2 (3), Dick Groat (3)
    RBIs:  Smoky Burgess 3 (14), Dick Groat 3 (19), Harvey Haddix (1), Frank Thomas (16), Joe Torre (6), Bill Virdon (18)
    SB:  Frank Bolling (3), Roy McMillan (1)
    SF:  Frank Thomas (1)
    GDP:  Frank Bolling (5), Frank Thomas (11)

    Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

    Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Lew Burdette  (L 4-4)34.1913.27552014.151.2800011344
    Moe Drabowsky25.3160.11000003.381.6300014135
    Don McMahon31.14821111013.431.6700013166
    Claude Raymond24.02511221017.501.6700047
    Pitching Totals:71088403 00042652

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Harvey Haddix  (W 4-1)35.25678222703.921.310006249
    Pitching Totals:7822270 0006249

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Lew Burdette 0-0-0;  Moe Drabowsky 0-0-0;  Don McMahon 0-0-0;  Claude Raymond 0-0-0;  Harvey Haddix 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Lew Burdette 20;  Moe Drabowsky 2;  Don McMahon 8;  Claude Raymond 5;  Harvey Haddix 28; 
    Time of Game:  2:24    Attendance:  19,128
    Umpires:   Home:   Bill Jackowski  1B  Mel Steiner  2B  Ed Vargo  3B  Shag Crawford  LF  Al Barlick 

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