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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Milwaukee Braves 16-10W1000 200 010 361
St. Louis Cardinals 11-19L1020 000 000 270
Date of Game:  Wednesday, May 13, 1959
Stadium:  Sportsman's Park III
Feats and Milestones

Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

Bill Brutoncf33.185411100.33312694390
Eddie Mathews3b27.213312010.345149499180
Mickey Vernonrf41.021310011.22291193030
    Andy Pafkorf38.077000000.0001930000
Wes Covingtonlf27.047402100.28314262050
Frank Torre1b27.135400000.22913373020
Del Crandallc29.069201100.306137552101
Johnny Loganss32.051300000.19013979230
Johnny O'Brien2b28.153300000.2507221010
Warren Spahnp38.020300000.1005334030
Totals: 2936321.2071016690 

St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Don Blasingame2b27.058401010.24628479023
Gino Cimolilf29.146500000.324273512151
Stan Musial1b38.173200020.2502411143140
    Bobby Gene Smithpr-cf24.350000000.22919140030
Ken Boyer3b27.359300012.315285886231
Curt Floodcf21.115300001.21222151120
    Ray Jablonskiph32.147100000.15014633110
    Joe Cunningham1b27.260000000.30223345160
Gene Greenrf25.321412000.25913156120
Hal Smithc27.347412000.265272795151
Alex Grammasss33.040401201.29627508192
Larry Jacksonp27.346300002.23510178000
    Chuck Essegianph27.278101000.2221150050
    Gary Blaylockpr27.215000000.2001010120
Totals: 3427246.2062834982 

Game Stats


2B:  Don Blasingame (5), Wes Covington (5), Del Crandall (4), Chuck Essegian (2), Alex Grammas (4), Gene Green (2)
HR:  Bill Bruton (3)
RBIs:  Bill Bruton (9), Wes Covington (5), Del Crandall (10), Alex Grammas 2 (9)
SF:  Del Crandall (1)
GDP:  Wes Covington (4), Mickey Vernon (1)

Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

Warren Spahn  (W 2-2)38.02097224603.091.430005325
Pitching Totals:9722460 0005325

St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

Larry Jackson  (L 1-4)27.34696332113.351.370009181
Pitching Totals:9633211 0009181

Other Game Information


Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Warren Spahn 0-0-0;  Larry Jackson 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Warren Spahn 38;  Larry Jackson 32; 
Time of Game:  2:17    Attendance:  8,737
Umpires:   Home:   Shag Crawford  1B  Vic Delmore  2B  Al Barlick  3B  Bill Jackowski 

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