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Milwaukee Braves 9 Chicago Cubs 3

+ Boxscore: Fri, August 28,1959
1959-08-27 - 1959-08-29
  123 456 789  R H E
Milwaukee Braves (65-55)213 102 000 9140
Chicago Cubs (59-63)000 002 100 380
Date of Game: Fri, August 28,1959
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 15,929
Time of Game: 2:53

Feats and Milestones
Eddie Mathews:1000th career game
Winning Pitcher: Lew Burdette (9-7)
Losing Pitcher: Bob Anderson (10-9)

Home Runs: Hank Aaron (16), Joe Adcock (12), George Altman (8), Del Crandall (12)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA7850.609--54750443W2
CLE7552.5912.561352885L1
SFN7356.5665.559951287W1
LAN7059.5438.558356914L1
MLN6555.5429.055048466W1
PIT6461.51212.5539561-22W2
DET6365.49215.06056050W2
BAL6264.49215.0468526-58L1
NYA6366.48815.557455915W1
CHN5963.48416.0533542-9L2
CIN6267.48116.566062139L1
BOS5968.46518.561059317W1
KC15868.46019.0567590-23L2
SLN6071.45819.5548617-69W3
PHI5576.42024.5519625-106L1
WS15176.40226.5509588-79L2
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    Milwaukee Braves Batting
    MLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bobby Avila2b35.1485
    33000.27912254101
    Eddie Mathews3b27.3204
    03210.323100019451
    Hank Aaroncf25.2045
    21100.34674416535
    Joe Adcocklf31.3034
    11201.32588212310
    Felix Mantillalf25.030000000.235226182
    Frank Torre1b27.2424
    01210.2394090120
    Lee Mayerf24.2604
    01000.29011000
    Andy Pafkorf38.1841
    00000.269953060
    Johnny Loganss32.1585
    11000.29510237230
    Del Crandallc29.1763
    11210.26380312321
    Lew Burdettep32.2794
    12000.156298020
    Totals39914931.2924777574-
    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Tony Taylor2b23.2534
    12001.28324852619
    George Altmancf26.1614
    13200.261998281
    Jim Marshall1b28.0954
    00001.26019010350
    Ernie Banksss28.2094
    00000.309777341072
    Art Schultrf31.0694
    00001.276128290
    Irv Norenlf34.2724
    12000.3129952112
    Alvin Dark3b37.2334
    00000.25112924361
    Cal Neemanc30.1912
    00000.143211250
    Walt Morynph33.1381
    01100.23554810320
    Sammy Taylorc26.182000000.2431778321
    John Buzhardtp23.0111
    00000.07732000
    Billy Williamsph21.0741
    00000.17911020
    Ed Donnellyp24.261000000--6000
    Dale Longph33.2031
    00001.25858113340
    Don Elstonp30.144000000.222149010
    Totals3438304.2629525444-
    Game Stats
    Milwaukee Braves Pitching
    MLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Lew Burdette32.279W 9-798330414.610.0718285192
    Totals9.0833041--
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Anderson23.334L 10-92.28661123.970.05285234
    John Buzhardt23.011-3.15330014.400.05263211
    Ed Donnelly24.261-10001002.700.10660
    Don Elston30.144-21001003.210.034614913
    Totals9.01499313--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Lew Burdette 0-0-0, Bob Anderson 0-0-0, John Buzhardt 0-0-0, Ed Donnelly 0-0-0, Don Elston 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Lew Burdette 34, Bob Anderson 17, John Buzhardt 15, Ed Donnelly 4, Don Elston 7
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Lew Burdette 6-17, Bob Anderson 4-3, John Buzhardt 4-7, Ed Donnelly 2-1, Don Elston 1-4

    Umpires: HP: Augie Donatelli 1B: Ken Burkhart 2B: Tony Venzon 3B: Jocko Conlan


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