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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Philadelphia Phillies 23-38L3128816030 001 000 4154
St. Louis Cardinals 28-33W377712300 052 00x 10100
Date of Game:  Wednesday, June 17, 1959
Stadium:  Sportsman's Park III
Feats and Milestones
  • Marshall Bridges - 1st career game, 1st career hit
  • Humberto Robinson - 1st career RBI
  • Marshall Bridges - 1st career win, 1st career game

  • Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Richie Ashburncf32.090403010.275571318066
    Ed Bouchee1b26.102502200.307553074300
    Gene Freese3b25.160401111.269383746211
    Dave Philleyrf39.032501001.3063110992160
    Harry Andersonlf27.281400012.268533116260
    Harry Hanebrink2b31.218301000.30425132120
        Jim Bolgerph27.115100000.07714253000
        Sparky Anderson2b25.115100000.1955454091
    Joe Koppess28.241513001.2883248041
    Carl Sawatskic31.226311000.311262603180
        Wally Postph29.343100001.239537637340
        Valmy Thomasc30.239100001.13730173000
        Humberto Robinsonp28.357212100.5001345010
        Taylor Phillipsp25.364000000.12518102000
        Bob Bowmanph28.038111000.15629228120
        Turk Farrellp25.070000000.00013120000
        Solly Drakeph28.237100000.1541674001
        Jack Meyerp27.086000000.20026169000
    Totals: 41415437.3665835830 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Blasingame2b27.093421010.2865951011311
    Gino Cimolicf-rf29.181321021.308583826362
    Bill Whitelf-1b25.140532300.344531994306
    Ray Jablonski3b32.182312301.27929648381
        Dick Gray3b27.342100000.1512280240
    Stan Musial1b38.208310010.2484811385250
        Curt Floodcf21.150100000.19641170120
    Gene Oliverrf-lf24.087412101.1951212161
    Hal Smithc28.016401101.294563087282
    Alex Grammasss33.075300011.262445251132
    Larry Jacksonp28.015100001.11822190000
        Marshall Bridgesp28.015201010.50011000
    Totals: 341010866.2944454163 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Don Blasingame (8), Gino Cimoli (25), Joe Koppe (4), Gene Oliver (2)
    3B:  Hal Smith (2), Bill White (6)
    RBIs:  Ed Bouchee 2 (30), Gene Freese (21), Ray Jablonski 3 (8), Gene Oliver (6), Humberto Robinson (1), Hal Smith (28), Bill White 3 (30)
    SB:  Bill White (6)
    SF:  Ray Jablonski (1)
    GDP:  Stan Musial (9)

    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

    Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Ray Semproch28.1610.23321004.711.380001652
    Humberto Robinson  (L 2-1)28.3573.24542403.241.280001346
    Taylor Phillips25.3640.21001007.712.0600018107
    Turk Farrell25.07011221106.001.6700013120
    Jack Meyer27.08621001104.171.4600026170
    Pitching Totals:810108660 00086495

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Larry Jackson28.0153.210331103.091.3200016188
    Marshall Bridges  (W 1-0)28.0155.15112601.801.4000011
    Pitching Totals:91544370 00017189

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Ray Semproch 0-0-0;  Humberto Robinson 0-0-0;  Taylor Phillips 0-0-0;  Turk Farrell 0-0-0;  Jack Meyer 0-0-0;  Larry Jackson 0-0-0;  Marshall Bridges 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Ray Semproch 6;  Humberto Robinson 18;  Taylor Phillips 4;  Turk Farrell 5;  Jack Meyer 8;  Larry Jackson 21;  Marshall Bridges 23; 
    Time of Game:  2:38    Attendance:  16,765
    Umpires:   Home:   Dusty Boggess  1B  Tom Gorman  2B  (none)  3B  Stan Landes 

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