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Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Chicago Cubs 2

+ Boxscore: Wed, September 16,1959
1959-09-15 - 1959-09-17
  123 456 789  R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates (71-71)111 000 000 381
Chicago Cubs (67-72)100 010 000 291
Date of Game: Wed, September 16,1959
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 0
Time of Game: 2:01

Winning Pitcher: Vern Law (16-7)
Losing Pitcher: Bob Anderson (11-11)

Home Runs: Bill Mazeroski (6)
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TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA9158.611--63357162L1
CLE8462.5755.569060783L2
SFN8164.5598.0661560101L1
MLN7661.5559.063254488W1
LAN7966.54510.064862622L1
NYA7473.50316.065261636W1
PIT7171.50016.5593625-32L1
DET7274.49317.5686689-3W1
BAL7275.49018.0528592-64L1
CIN7275.49018.073870137W1
CHN6772.48219.0596614-18W1
BOS6976.47620.068366419W3
SLN6679.45523.0598675-77W1
KC16282.43126.5630692-62W1
PHI6185.41828.5566687-121L3
WS16185.41828.5588659-71L1
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    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bob Skinnerlf27.3494
    12000.27956413569
    Dick Groatss28.3164
    11000.2806695480
    Roberto Clementerf25.0294
    02101.2945314401
    Dick Stuart1b26.3134
    01000.31616424691
    Smoky Burgessc32.2023
    01010.3148559500
    Don Hoak3b31.2244
    00100.2896808599
    Bill Mazeroski2b23.0114
    11100.2424586521
    Bill Virdoncf28.0994
    00000.2516386347
    Vern Lawp29.1884
    00000.188226180
    Totals3538311.2789414785-
    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Tony Taylor2b23.2724
    00000.27726452821
    George Altmancf26.1803
    01101.2481148331
    Jim Marshall1b28.1144
    11000.25719910360
    Ernie Banksss28.2284
    01100.300793381242
    Walt Morynlf33.1574
    01000.25056313420
    Irv Norenrf34.2914
    02001.31810063152
    Don Eaddypr25.212000000.00013000
    Sammy Taylorc26.2014
    00000.2601889371
    Alvin Dark3b37.2524
    13000.25613075401
    Bob Andersonp23.3531
    00001.08554030
    Dale Longph33.2221
    00000.25159013340
    Don Elstonp30.163000000.222157010
    Earl Averillph28.0070
    00010.2451219320
    Lou Jacksonpr24.052000000.33326010
    Totals3329213.26310935395-
    Game Stats
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Vern Law29.188W 16-799211302.970.0529227161
    Totals9.0921130--
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Anderson23.353L 11-1177331014.040.04325638
    Don Elston30.163-21000103.400.015415713
    Totals9.0833111--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Vern Law (4)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Vern Law 0-0-0, Bob Anderson 0-0-0, Don Elston 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Vern Law 37, Bob Anderson 29, Don Elston 7
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Vern Law 10-15, Bob Anderson 17-4, Don Elston 3-2

    Umpires: HP: Stan Landes 1B: Ken Burkhart 2B: Tony Venzon 3B: Ed Sudol


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