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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
St. Louis Cardinals 77-68L1000 010 041 6113
Pittsburgh Pirates 69-73W1001 020 50x 8121
Date of Game:  Monday, September 18, 1961
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Larry Foss - 1st career game
  • Larry Foss - 1st career win, 1st career game

  • St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Curt Floodcf23.243411010.3141225051165
    Julian Javier2b25.040502101.28810322224111
    Bill White1b27.233413010.29214356119848
    Ken Boyer3b30.121500002.33014399122876
    Stan Musiallf40.301301010.288114142714630
        Don Taussigpr-lf29.212121000.287951342252
    Gene Oliverc26.180411211.2801375250
    Doug Clemensrf22.101100020.00012000
        Charlie Jamesph-rf23.270201001.2571011444442
    Jerry Buchekss19.132200002.1162323070
        Carl Sawatskiph33.319100000.315814609310
        Alex Grammasss35.168000000.205837870210
        Carl Warwickph24.203111100.21968684153
        Bob Lillisss31.108100100.2131001950222
    Bob Gibsonp25.314200000.20336961100
        Red Schoendienstph38.228000010.3057011461121
        Lindy McDanielp25.280000000.18751267000
        Ed Olivaresph22.317100001.1791821011
        Al Cicottep31.269000000.2862693020
        Joe Cunninghamph30.022100000.2881087037391
    Totals: 38611578.28914997920 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Virdoncf30.101422000.2641369019585
    Dick Groatss30.318413300.2721379506530
    Bob Skinnerlf29.351311110.2611078223333
    Dick Stuart1b28.315413201.299126419311060
    Walt Morynrf35.159401002.174527363110
    Smoky Burgessc34.204401000.31493106411471
    Don Hoak3b33.226311011.30013497712583
    Bill Mazeroski2b25.013400000.26514075710522
    Larry Fossp25.153320001.00011000
        Harvey Haddixp36.000000000.14327328030
        Roy Facep33.211100001.30060398010
    Totals: 34812626.35310137353 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Dick Groat (24), Julian Javier (14), Bill Virdon (22)
    3B:  Curt Flood (4), Bill Virdon (8), Bill White (11)
    HR:  Gene Oliver (2), Dick Stuart (31), Carl Warwick (4)
    RBIs:  Dick Groat 3 (53), Julian Javier (41), Bob Lillis (22), Gene Oliver 2 (5), Bob Skinner (33), Dick Stuart 2 (106), Carl Warwick (15)
    GDP:  Smoky Burgess (6), Bob Skinner (6)

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Gibson  (L 11-12)25.31467212403.351.430003373
    Lindy McDaniel25.28015550115.111.6400051273
    Al Cicotte31.26910000105.301.510002896
    Pitching Totals:81276261 000112442

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Larry Foss  (W 1-0)25.15376226512.571.7100011
    Harvey Haddix36.0000.23221214.261.3200026269
    Roy Face  (Sv 17)33.2111.12110103.681.1000060396
    Pitching Totals:91155782 00087666

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Roy Face; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Gibson 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0;  Al Cicotte 0-0-0;  Larry Foss 0-0-0;  Harvey Haddix 0-0-0;  Roy Face 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Gibson 24;  Lindy McDaniel 8;  Al Cicotte 4;  Larry Foss 33;  Harvey Haddix 6;  Roy Face 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:36    Attendance:  8,934
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Walsh  1B  Jocko Conlan  2B  Chris Pelekoudas  3B  Ken Burkhart  LF  Mel Steiner 


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