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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 1011   R H E
Philadelphia Phillies 44-64L4000 004 000 00 463
St. Louis Cardinals 54-58W3003 100 000 01 591
Date of Game:  Saturday, August 08, 1959
Stadium:  Sportsman's Park III
Feats and Milestones
  • Bob Gibson - 1st career hit

  • Philadelphia Phillies Batting Stats

     
    Philadelphia PhilliesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Joe Koppess28.293502001.25079952105
    Richie Ashburncf32.142311020.28010413651188
    Harry Andersonlf27.333511200.2529435212460
    Wally Postrf30.030411011.2378579512560
    Gene Freese3b25.212500001.2808542114445
    Ed Bouchee1b26.154210030.2809434611500
    Sparky Anderson2b25.167500002.2131011010233
    Joe Lonnettc32.182200002.20723123190
        Dave Philleyph39.084101200.3266811366310
        Ruben Gomezpr32.026000000.16714275010
        Valmy Thomasc30.291200000.17245188151
    Taylor Phillipsp26.051100001.09129113000
        Harry Hanebrinkph31.270100000.27036143120
        Humberto Robinsonp29.044000010.5002557010
        Solly Drakeph28.289000010.11849107002
        Turk Farrellp25.122000000.00027134000
    Totals: 3646488.1679585751 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Don Blasingame2b27.145511100.28110355411914
    Alex Grammasss33.127501100.265855662202
    Bill White1b25.192521000.3219724375512
    Ken Boyer3b28.080402211.31298658186210
    Gino Cimolirf29.233401000.2861024267647
    Curt Floodcf21.202400001.231762053101
    Gene Oliverlf24.139400000.23637374181
    J.W. Porterc26.203312100.243432022120
        Stan Musialph38.260100000.27280117011380
        Hal Smithc28.068000000.2819935110392
    Bob Gibsonp23.273311000.12599000
        Joe Cunninghamph27.347100000.348954174402
        Lindy McDanielp23.239000000.04044137000
    Totals: 3959512.2319684975 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Ken Boyer (13), Bob Gibson (1), Joe Koppe (10), Dave Philley (14), Bill White (26)
    3B:  Wally Post (6)
    HR:  Harry Anderson (12), J.W. Porter (2)
    RBIs:  Harry Anderson 2 (46), Don Blasingame (19), Ken Boyer 2 (62), Alex Grammas (20), Dave Philley 2 (31), J.W. Porter (12)
    SB:  Gino Cimoli 2 (7), Bill White (12)
    CS: Solly Drake (2)
    GDP:  Sparky Anderson 2 (8)

    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching Stats

     
    Philadelphia PhilliesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Taylor Phillips26.05146440115.741.7900029118
    Humberto Robinson29.04441001103.001.280002558
    Turk Farrell  (L 1-3)25.12222110004.951.3800027134
    Pitching Totals:10955121 00081310

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

     
    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Gibson23.273106428813.461.5400066
    Lindy McDaniel  (W 11-10)23.23910000003.431.4000045143
    Pitching Totals:11642881 00051149

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Taylor Phillips 0-0-0;  Humberto Robinson 0-0-0;  Turk Farrell 0-0-0;  Bob Gibson 0-0-0;  Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Taylor Phillips 18;  Humberto Robinson 14;  Turk Farrell 8;  Bob Gibson 41;  Lindy McDaniel 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:35    Attendance:  11,296
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Secory  1B  Hal Dixon  2B  Vinnie Smith  3B  Frank Dascoli 


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