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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Milwaukee Braves 77-70W1001 200 202 7101
San Francisco Giants 80-66L1011 100 001 491
Date of Game:  Wednesday, September 20, 1961
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Feats and Milestones

Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

Al Spanglercf28.074513100.26164170053
Eddie Mathews3b29.343401110.3041441311288311
Hank Aaronrf27.227401210.32714710583311420
Joe Adcock1b33.326511201.2781441177331032
Frank Thomaslf32.101511002.277133109527721
Sammy Whitec33.075400000.22221988150
Frank Bolling2b29.309311110.26514092515547
Roy McMillanss32.065422000.22814614227472
Lew Burdettep34.302210000.196383843100
Totals: 36710733.2789778530 

San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Harvey Kuennlf30.290401000.26812512975456
Chuck Hiller2b26.354301110.2296464294
Willie Mayscf30.137401000.30614512723911517
Felipe Alourf26.131401000.284124391184710
Orlando Cepeda1b24.003433100.3081445824313112
Ed Baileyc30.158300101.25511280613511
Jim Davenport3b28.034400000.27812948811594
Jose Paganss26.138300001.2531251734388
    Bob Farleyph23.309101000.1111111010
Mike McCormickp22.356211001.19437180040
    Stu Millerp33.269100001.20061317011
    Matty Alouph22.272100001.29175796223
Totals: 3449315.26511525660 

Game Stats


2B:  Orlando Cepeda (27), Willie Mays (31), Frank Thomas (14)
3B:  Orlando Cepeda (4)
HR:  Joe Adcock (33), Orlando Cepeda (43)
RBIs:  Hank Aaron 2 (114), Joe Adcock 2 (103), Ed Bailey (51), Frank Bolling (54), Orlando Cepeda (131), Chuck Hiller (9), Eddie Mathews (83), Al Spangler (5)
SH:  Lew Burdette 2 (3)
SF:  Ed Bailey (6)

Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

Lew Burdette  (W 17-10)34.30299441513.991.1900037370
Pitching Totals:9944151 00037370

San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

Mike McCormick  (L 12-16)22.3566.27532213.301.2300038190
Stu Miller33.2692.13221102.561.0500060314
Pitching Totals:91075331 00098504

Other Game Information


Balks:  Lew Burdette; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Lew Burdette 0-0-0;  Mike McCormick 0-0-0;  Stu Miller 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Lew Burdette 36;  Mike McCormick 30;  Stu Miller 11; 
Time of Game:  2:34    Attendance:  8,890
Umpires:   Home:   Ed Sudol  1B  Augie Donatelli  2B  Tony Venzon  3B  Frank Secory 

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