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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cleveland Indians 63-45W11.5222020 000 030 5110
Washington Senators I 44-65L1218816200 000 000 260
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 06, 1959
Stadium:  Griffith Stadium
Feats and Milestones

Cleveland Indians Batting Stats

Cleveland IndiansPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Jim Piersallcf29.265402001.237709853194
Woodie Held3b27.134400012.2539729420441
Minnie Minosolf36.250500001.295105128015687
Tito Francona1b25.275512000.4107840012542
Rocky Colavitorf25.361411201.26710848732812
George Stricklandss33.208311010.258948383401
Russ Nixonc24.168412100.181562280150
Jim Baxes2b31.032411001.254616113241
Gary Bellp22.262402200.2042858030
Totals: 37511526.2976974631 

Washington Senators I Batting Stats

Washington Senators IPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
Zoilo Versallesss19.232401001.27677110
Lenny Greencf26.212401000.27276163160
Jim Lemonlf31.136411000.27410360126683
Bob Allisonrf25.026210020.28010912027677
Clint Courtneyc32.143401200.25042775070
Harmon Killebrew3b23.038400001.24310922234853
Roy Sievers1b32.261401001.2237999616331
Ron Samford2b29.159300002.222741404191
    Faye Throneberryph28.045100000.264863809376
Russ Kemmererp27.279301000.13626128050
    Dick Hydep31.003000000.00023130000
Totals: 3326225.1827343662 

Game Stats


2B:  Gary Bell (1), Clint Courtney (4), Tito Francona (14), Jim Lemon (16), Roy Sievers (13)
3B:  Russ Nixon (3), Jim Piersall (1)
HR:  Rocky Colavito (32)
RBIs:  Gary Bell 2 (3), Rocky Colavito 2 (81), Clint Courtney 2 (7), Russ Nixon (15)
SB:  Jim Piersall (4)
SH:  Jim Piersall (6)

Cleveland Indians Pitching Stats

Gary Bell  (W 12-9)22.26296222503.731.370002961
Pitching Totals:9622250 0002961

Washington Senators I Pitching Stats

Washington Senators IAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
Russ Kemmerer  (L 5-12)27.279711552514.741.4700026132
Dick Hyde31.00320000105.401.6000023130
Pitching Totals:91155261 00049262

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Gary Bell; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Gary Bell 0-0-0;  Russ Kemmerer 0-0-0;  Dick Hyde 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Gary Bell 35;  Russ Kemmerer 34;  Dick Hyde 6; 
Time of Game:  2:33    Attendance:  7,344
Umpires:   Home:   Eddie Hurley  1B  Bob Stewart  2B  Ed Runge  3B  Joe Paparella 

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