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Chicago Cubs 7 Milwaukee Braves 3

+ Boxscore: Tue, May 12,1959
1959-05-11 - 1959-05-13
  123 456 789 10  R H E
Milwaukee Braves (15-10)010 110 000 X 391
Chicago Cubs (15-14)000 101 005 X 780
Date of Game: Tue, May 12,1959
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 8,288
Time of Game: 2:24

Winning Pitcher: Don Elston (1-1)
Losing Pitcher: Lew Burdette (3-1)

Home Runs: Earl Averill (3), Del Crandall (2), Johnny Logan (2), Eddie Mathews (9), Walt Moryn (4), Tony Taylor (1)
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CLE169.640--1408852W1
MLN1510.6001.012610521L1
LAN1812.6002.51541522W4
CHA1511.5771.5125128-3W4
BAL1512.5562.0104120-16W1
CIN1412.5382.515513718L3
SFN1413.5193.012911217L1
WS11514.5173.013612610W1
CHN1514.5173.0130134-4W1
BOS1213.4804.012210913L1
PIT1316.4485.0120147-27W1
KC11114.4405.0121136-15L6
NYA1114.4405.0105987L1
PHI1116.4076.0130143-13L3
SLN1118.3797.0129143-14W2
DET917.3467.5118166-48L1
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    Milwaukee Braves Batting
    MLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bill Brutoncf33.1845
    01001.340693280
    Eddie Mathews3b27.2124
    11110.3279489180
    Hank Aaronrf25.0965
    02000.472694380
    Wes Covingtonlf27.0464
    01011.265261040
    Frank Torre1b27.1344
    00000.258372020
    Del Crandallc29.0683
    11110.298754291
    Johnny Loganss32.0503
    11110.205978230
    Johnny O'Brien2b28.1523
    02000.333220010
    Mickey Vernonph41.0201
    00000.3331192030
    Felix Mantilla2b24.287000000.188193021
    Lew Burdettep32.1714
    00002.143285000
    Totals3639344.3061136590-
    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Tony Taylor2b23.1453
    11101.275162154
    Jim Marshallph27.3531
    00000.213129370
    Johnny Goryl2b25.203000000.281104160
    Alvin Dark3b37.1254
    00000.2751215080
    Ernie Banksss28.1013
    00110.2876917280
    Walt Morynlf33.0304
    12100.245491490
    Dale Long1b33.0954
    02001.295516370
    Chick Kingpr28.183000000.00036000
    Bobby Thomsoncf35.2004
    11000.20010582100
    Lee Wallsrf26.1263
    10010.277402290
    Sammy Taylorc26.0744
    10000.225115191
    Bob Andersonp23.2262
    11000.16731000
    George Altmanph26.0531
    00000.233273100
    Don Elstonp30.036000000.000118000
    Earl Averillph27.2461
    11400.209743100
    Totals3478722.2533015169-
    Game Stats
    Milwaukee Braves Pitching
    MLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Lew Burdette32.171L 3-18.28762234.030.265272180
    Totals8.7876223--
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Anderson23.226-87334332.250.2373113
    Don Elston30.036W 1-112000103.940.131511813
    Totals9.0933443--
    Other Game Information
    BK: Bob Anderson (1)
    IBB: Lew Burdette

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Lew Burdette 0-0-0, Bob Anderson 0-0-0, Don Elston 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Lew Burdette 36, Bob Anderson 35, Don Elston 5
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Lew Burdette 13-12, Bob Anderson 12-10, Don Elston 2-1

    Umpires: HP: Ed Sudol 1B: Tom Gorman 2B: Dusty Boggess 3B: Stan Landes


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