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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 1-1L1000 001 000 1102
San Francisco Giants 1-1W1000 000 11x 270
Date of Game:  Wednesday, April 12, 1961
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Ernie Bowman - 1st career game
  • Jim Duffalo - 1st career game
  • Tom Haller - 1st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
  • Jim Duffalo - 1st career save, 1st career game

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Virdoncf29.308401010.3332767130
    Dick Groatss30.159401010.3332815000
    Bob Skinnerlf29.192502000.4442717000
    Rocky Nelson1b36.145400010.1252411000
        Joe Christopherpr25.121000000.000264000
    Roberto Clementerf26.237513001.4442685020
    Don Hoak3b33.067303000.4292845000
    Bill Mazeroski2b24.219400100.1252619020
    Smoky Burgessc34.045200020.2002973000
    Vern Lawp31.031300001.0001261000
    Totals: 34110152.294196157 

    San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Felipe Aloulf25.336401000.3332269000
    Harvey Kuenn3b30.129402000.33321174000
        Ernie Bowmanpr25.259010000.00011000
        Jim Davenport3b27.238000000.0001360000
    Willie Mayscf29.342401000.25021129011
    Willie McCovey1b23.092301011.3752153120
    Orlando Cepedarf23.207300100.2862440140
    Tom Hallerc23.293411101.14322110
    Chuck Hiller2b26.193300011.14322000
    Eddie Bressoudss28.345300001.0002368010
    Billy Loesp31.120301000.3331286000
        Billy O'Dellp29.062000000.0001179000
        Jim Duffalop25.139000000.00011000
    Totals: 3127224.226214364 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Felipe Alou (1)
    HR:  Tom Haller (1)
    RBIs:  Orlando Cepeda (4), Tom Haller (1), Bill Mazeroski (2)
    SB:  Willie Mays (1)
    CS: Bill Virdon (1)
    SH:  Don Hoak (1)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

     
    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Vern Law  (L 0-1)31.03187212411.131.130001264
    Pitching Totals:8721241 0001264

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Billy Loes  (W 1-0)31.12089114201.131.630001291
    Billy O'Dell29.0620.21001000.002.000001169
    Jim Duffalo  (Sv 1)25.1390.1000000----00011
    Pitching Totals:91011520 0003461

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Vern Law 0-0-0;  Billy Loes 0-0-0;  Billy O'Dell 0-0-0;  Jim Duffalo 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Vern Law 34;  Billy Loes 36;  Billy O'Dell 4;  Jim Duffalo 1; 
    Time of Game:  2:22    Attendance:  7,583
    Umpires:   Home:   Augie Donatelli  1B  Ken Burkhart  2B  Chris Pelekoudas  3B  Mel Steiner  LF  Jocko Conlan 


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