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San Francisco Giants 6 Chicago Cubs 4

+ Boxscore: Sat, August 15,1959
1959-08-14 - 1959-08-16
  123 456 789  R H E
San Francisco Giants (66-49)101 120 10X 690
Chicago Cubs (54-55)101 002 0XX 433
Date of Game: Sat, August 15,1959
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 24,070
Time of Game: 2:30

Feats and Milestones
Willie McCovey:1st career stolen base
Winning Pitcher: Jack Sanford (11-7)
Losing Pitcher: Moe Drabowsky (5-9)

Home Runs: Willie Mays (19), Willie McCovey (6), Daryl Spencer (8)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA7045.609--49345538L1
CLE6749.5783.556448975L2
SFN6649.5744.053445777W1
LAN6452.5526.553250428W1
MLN5949.5467.549744651L2
BAL5857.50412.0420474-54W1
CHN5455.49513.04784735L1
NYA5759.49113.551249319L4
DET5760.48714.05565515W2
CIN5660.48314.559556134W4
PIT5559.48214.5480525-45W2
BOS5361.46516.555653422W3
SLN5564.46217.0512572-60L1
KC15362.46117.0503527-24W1
PHI4768.40923.0456546-90L4
WS14769.40523.5469550-81L1
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    San Francisco Giants Batting
    SFNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jim Davenport3b25.3634
    11000.2462354280
    Willie Mayscf28.1013
    32110.304937196822
    Willie McCovey1b21.2174
    12100.423146151
    Orlando Cepedalf21.3324
    01101.312251206620
    Jackie Brandtlf25.109000000.2652229399
    Willie Kirklandrf25.1794
    00002.27520917554
    Daryl Spencer2b30.0334
    11100.2706288504
    Hobie Landrithc29.1523
    01010.2424671190
    Eddie Bressoudss27.1054
    01001.2532136130
    Jack Sanfordp30.0894
    00003.13092030
    Totals3469427.2767683268-
    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Tony Taylor2b-ss23.2403
    00010.27223842417
    George Altmancf26.1483
    10011.243897211
    Irv Norenlf34.2593
    10011.293988171
    Ernie Banksss28.1961
    00011.318767321001
    Earl Averill2b27.3411
    00000.2311088270
    Dale Long1b33.1902
    01110.26357813340
    Walt Morynrf33.1252
    11110.23654610310
    Sammy Taylorc26.1692
    00002.2481728311
    Billy Williamsph21.0611
    00001.1187020
    Cal Neemanc30.178000000.125203130
    Alvin Dark3b37.2203
    11100.25812834351
    Moe Drabowskyp24.0252
    00002.13279020
    Jim Marshallph28.0821
    00100.2511818290
    John Buzhardtp22.363000000.08330000
    Totals2443468.2588685269-
    Game Stats
    San Francisco Giants Pitching
    SFNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jack Sanford30.089W 11-773446803.040.06249881
    Totals7.0344680--
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Moe Drabowsky24.025L 5-968532523.970.09198275
    John Buzhardt22.363-21110213.940.01243010
    Totals8.0964273--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Jack Sanford (3)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Jack Sanford 0-0-0, Moe Drabowsky 0-0-0, John Buzhardt 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Jack Sanford 31, Moe Drabowsky 28, John Buzhardt 8
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Jack Sanford 9-4, Moe Drabowsky 6-7, John Buzhardt 4-1

    Umpires: HP: Frank Dascoli 1B: Frank Secory 2B: Hal Dixon 3B: Vinnie Smith


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