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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 10   R H E
Milwaukee Braves 12-16L1000 400 000 0 463
Pittsburgh Pirates 15-14W1011 001 100 1 5100
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 15, 1962
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Denis Menke - 1st career home run

  • Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

    Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Howie Bedelllf26.229501000.2212828000
    Mack Jonesrf23.190500001.31131594143
    Hank Aaroncf28.099501000.2833010965162
    Joe Adcock1b34.198311011.2232812135150
        Bob Ueckerc27.109000000.16766000
    Frank Bolling2b30.181310010.305289613111
    Joe Torrec21.301311011.26117132050
        Amado Samuelpr-ss23.160000000.0501010000
    Denis Menke3b21.298412402.2041616160
    Roy McMillanss32.302100020.2562714572101
        Eddie Mathewsph30.215100001.2592513446211
        Jack Curtisp25.124000000.286738000
    Ron Pichep26.359200001.000857000
        Lew Burdettep35.174100001.3335392000
        Tommie Aaronph-1b22.284100000.2062525170
    Totals: 3446458.1762916834 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick Schofield3b27.128420011.31414429120
    Dick Groatss31.192512102.317299900100
    Bob Skinnerlf30.225413100.284258593140
    Jim Marshall1b30.356311010.35720349470
        Dick Stuartph29.189100001.206274582100
    Roberto Clementerf27.270300012.278268553142
    Smoky Burgessc35.078302210.297131084180
    Bill Virdoncf30.341402100.25229940060
    Bill Mazeroski2b25.252400000.276297983160
    Earl Francisp26.306100000.083736010
        Diomedes Olivop43.113000000.3331115000
        Johnny Loganph35.053100000.44491222020
        Tom Sturdivantp32.017000000.0008227000
        Donn Clendenonph26.305100001.2141120122
        Jack Lamabep25.224000000.00088000
        Harvey Haddixp36.239100000.0005336000
    Totals: 35510547.2862718626 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Hank Aaron (7), Bob Skinner (7)
    3B:  Jim Marshall (1)
    HR:  Denis Menke (1)
    RBIs:  Smoky Burgess 2 (8), Dick Groat (10), Denis Menke 4 (6), Bob Skinner (14), Bill Virdon (6)
    CS: Bob Skinner (1)
    SH:  Roberto Clemente (1), Bob Skinner (1)
    SF:  Smoky Burgess (2)
    GDP:  Hank Aaron (4), Frank Bolling (1), Bob Skinner (3), Bill Virdon (4)

    Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

    Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ron Piche26.3595.27332503.211.18000756
    Lew Burdette35.1742.11101106.121.360005378
    Jack Curtis  (L 1-3)25.1241.22111103.461.38000738
    Pitching Totals:9.71054470 00019472

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Earl Francis26.3063.23445412.751.22000737
    Diomedes Olivo43.1131.11000001.571.480001115
    Tom Sturdivant32.01720000208.501.3300011230
    Jack Lamabe25.2241.12000101.891.4200088
    Harvey Haddix  (W 2-1)36.2391.200001010.132.000005277
    Pitching Totals:10644581 00042567

    Other Game Information


    Balks:  Lew Burdette; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ron Piche 0-0-0;  Lew Burdette 0-0-0;  Jack Curtis 0-0-0;  Earl Francis 0-0-0;  Diomedes Olivo 0-0-0;  Tom Sturdivant 0-0-0;  Jack Lamabe 0-0-0;  Harvey Haddix 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ron Piche 25;  Lew Burdette 9;  Jack Curtis 8;  Earl Francis 17;  Diomedes Olivo 5;  Tom Sturdivant 6;  Jack Lamabe 6;  Harvey Haddix 5; 
    Time of Game:  3:08    Attendance:  9,641
    Umpires:   Home:   Paul Pryor  1B  Augie Donatelli  2B  Frank Secory  3B  Tony Venzon 

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