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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Milwaukee Braves 10-10L15.54410000 103 010 5190
Pittsburgh Pirates 8-16L29.5101019040 000 000 480
Date of Game:  Thursday, May 13, 1965
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Phil Niekro - 1st career hit
  • Joe Torre - 4 hits
  • Phil Niekro - 1st career win

  • Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

    Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Felipe Aloucf30.001503100.274218492152
    Eddie Mathews3b33.213300001.2692217827190
        Frank Bolling2b33.179222200.245181328030
    Hank Aaronrf31.097502001.355161533462
    Joe Torrec24.299404210.387205017150
    Gene Oliver1b30.052501000.20012440010
    Denis Menkess24.296202000.28722362391
        Hank Fischerp25.123000000.000393000
        Mack Jonesph26.188100001.24116222372
        Phil Niekrop26.042201000.500413000
    Ty Clinelf25.333411011.17219327021
    Sandy Alomar2b-ss21.207512000.1671332012
    Tony Cloningerp24.273100001.0007121000
        Mike De la Hozph-3b26.223311000.1338275000
    Totals: 42519525.4522017878 

    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Dick Schofieldss30.126400010.22224746060
    Bill Virdoncf33.339501000.302231371153
    Roberto Clementerf30.268400010.277231296090
    Willie Stargelllf25.068312000.181242546120
        Manny Motalf27.084100000.10517237020
        Gene Freeseph31.125100000.29213935040
    Donn Clendenon1b29.303301010.27525395062
    Bob Bailey3b22.212311112.24725330292
    Jim Pagliaronic27.156311011.26922445360
        Ozzie Virgilpr-c31.361000000.35311243040
    Gene Alley2b24.307312300.24125122150
    Bob Vealep29.198200002.000892000
        Don Schwallp29.072100001.0005106000
        Jerry Lynchph34.300100000.37817995350
        Wilbur Woodp23.203000000.000847000
        Tommie Siskp23.031000000.0007107000
    Totals: 3448456.2352777721 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Frank Bolling (4), Denis Menke (7)
    3B:  Willie Stargell (2)
    HR:  Gene Alley (1)
    RBIs:  Gene Alley 3 (5), Felipe Alou (15), Bob Bailey (9), Frank Bolling 2 (3), Joe Torre 2 (15)
    SH:  Gene Alley (1)

    Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

    Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Tony Cloninger24.27335442113.381.170007125
    Hank Fischer25.123110011010.802.60000499
    Phil Niekro  (W 1-0)26.04252002401.500.67000413
    Pitching Totals:9844561 00015237

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Veale29.198511332303.401.22000891
    Don Schwall  (L 0-2)29.07236220208.102.200005110
    Wilbur Wood23.2030.12000001.001.33000847
    Tommie Sisk23.0310.20000004.001.440007108
    Pitching Totals:91955250 00028356

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Bob Veale; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Tony Cloninger 0-0-0;  Hank Fischer 0-0-0;  Phil Niekro 0-0-0;  Bob Veale 0-0-0;  Don Schwall 0-0-0;  Wilbur Wood 0-0-0;  Tommie Sisk 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Tony Cloninger 16;  Hank Fischer 5;  Phil Niekro 19;  Bob Veale 27;  Don Schwall 13;  Wilbur Wood 3;  Tommie Sisk 1; 
    Time of Game:  2:50    Attendance:  4,165
    Umpires:   Home:   Ed Vargo  1B  Chris Pelekoudas  2B  Paul Pryor  3B  Bill Jackowski 

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