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Chicago Cubs 6 Milwaukee Braves 2

+ Boxscore: Sun, August 30,1959
1959-08-29 - 1959-08-31
  123 456 789  R H E
Milwaukee Braves (66-56)001 001 000 260
Chicago Cubs (60-64)000 000 15X 6101
Date of Game: Sun, August 30,1959
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 28,158
Time of Game: 2:35

Feats and Milestones
Lee Maye:1st career stolen base
Winning Pitcher: Glen Hobbie (11-10)
Losing Pitcher: Carl Willey (2-4)
Save: Bill Henry (11)

Home Runs: Eddie Mathews (20)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA8150.618--56451153W5
CLE7555.5775.562054575L4
SFN7357.5627.560551986L1
LAN7159.5469.559057515W1
MLN6656.54110.556349469L1
PIT6761.52312.5559569-10W5
DET6565.50015.561860810W4
NYA6467.48917.058456717L1
BAL6266.48417.5469533-64L3
CHN6064.48417.5543555-12W1
CIN6368.48118.066963237W1
BOS6168.47319.061759423W3
SLN6172.45921.0559626-67L1
KC15870.45321.5570603-33L4
PHI5579.41027.5527645-118L4
WS15277.40328.0517598-81W1
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    Milwaukee Braves Batting
    MLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bobby Avila2b35.1504
    00011.26812274101
    Eddie Mathews3b27.3224
    21100.327100220471
    Hank Aaroncf25.2064
    03100.35574618566
    Joe Adcocklf31.3053
    00011.32388413320
    Frank Torre1b27.2443
    00010.2414110130
    Lee Mayerf24.2623
    01000.27813011
    Andy Pafkorf38.1861
    00000.255955060
    Johnny Loganss32.1604
    00000.29010257240
    Del Crandallc29.1783
    01010.26780512342
    Carl Willeyp28.0853
    00001.06333000
    Don McMahonp29.238000000.00099000
    Ray Booneph36.0341
    00000.26312293182
    Totals3326243.2945498429-
    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Tony Taylor2b23.2554
    11000.28525052619
    George Altmancf26.1634
    10000.2581018281
    Jim Marshall1b28.0974
    11100.26019110360
    Ernie Banksss28.2113
    11011.309779351112
    Irv Norenrf34.2744
    12200.3209962132
    Bobby Thomsonpr-rf35.310010000.24011369451
    Walt Morynlf33.1404
    02100.23954910330
    Billy Williamslf21.076000000.17912020
    Alvin Dark3b37.2353
    01110.25212944371
    Sammy Taylorc26.1844
    01100.2441788331
    Glen Hobbiep23.1282
    00000.13590010
    Dale Longph33.2051
    01000.26158213340
    Don Eaddypr25.195000000.00011000
    Earl Averillph27.3561
    00001.2421159320
    Bill Henryp31.320000000.192165020
    Totals34610622.26210876449-
    Game Stats
    2B: Del Crandall (9), Jim Marshall (9)
    3B: Hank Aaron (3), Walt Moryn (1)
    HR: Eddie Mathews (20)
    RBI: Hank Aaron (56), Eddie Mathews (47), Alvin Dark (37), Jim Marshall (36), Walt Moryn (33), Irv Noren (13), Sammy Taylor (33)
    SB: Hank Aaron (6), Del Crandall (2), Lee Maye (1)
    Milwaukee Braves Pitching
    MLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Carl Willey28.085L 2-47.18662104.400.21113424
    Don McMahon29.238-0.22000102.730.0629990
    Totals8.01066220--
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Glen Hobbie23.128W 11-1085224313.980.06369240
    Bill Henry31.320SV 1111000002.570.014916542
    Totals9.0622431--
    Other Game Information
    IBB: Carl Willey

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Carl Willey 0-0-0, Don McMahon 0-0-0, Glen Hobbie 0-0-0, Bill Henry 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Carl Willey 32, Don McMahon 4, Glen Hobbie 33, Bill Henry 4
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Carl Willey 13-12, Don McMahon 0-1, Glen Hobbie 7-15, Bill Henry 1-2

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


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