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Chicago Cubs 6 New York Mets 5

+ Boxscore: Wed, August 24,1966
1966-08-23 - 1966-08-25
  123 456 789 10  R H E
New York Mets (56-71)021 000 110 X 580
Chicago Cubs (40-80)000 200 022 X 6112
Date of Game: Wed, August 24,1966
Stadium: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 7,160
Time of Game: 2:44

Feats and Milestones
Bob Friend:500th career game
Winning Pitcher: Cal Koonce (4-4)
Losing Pitcher: Bob Friend (5-9)

Home Runs: None
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
BAL8045.640--615454161L3
SFN7552.5916.054350637L1
PIT6648.5798.554245290W1
LAN7253.5768.046538976W4
DET6856.54811.555954019W1
CLE6859.53513.048247111W2
PHI6859.53513.055549164L1
MIN6761.52314.549545936L2
SLN6561.51615.54564506L1
CHA6662.51615.545838672L1
CAL6363.50017.5463509-46W2
ATL5757.50017.554249250L5
CIN6165.48419.55435376W1
NYA5771.44524.5493497-4L2
HOU5771.44524.5491554-63W1
WS25873.44325.0484557-73W2
NYN5671.44125.0492596-104L1
KC15671.44125.0455549-94W2
BOS5476.41528.5552634-82L2
CHN4080.33337.5489651-162W1
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    New York Mets Batting
    NYNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bud Harrelsonss22.0794
    00001.05627000
    Cleon Jonescf24.0204
    10011.28614374611
    Larry Elliotlf28.1723
    00010.2681344280
    Jim Hickmanlf29.106000000.2745994100
    Ken Boyer3b35.0964
    23100.270173712494
    Ed Kranepool1b21.2894
    12000.26147913491
    John Stephensonc25.1333
    00001.2031501110
    Ron Huntph25.1821
    00000.2914383288
    Jerry Grotec23.322000000.2361993284
    Al Luplowrf27.1644
    12000.2613604231
    Eddie Bressoud2b34.1143
    00112.221108910432
    Bob Shawp33.0562
    01201.250376020
    Jack Hamiltonp27.242000000.135112000
    Bob Friendp35.2731
    00001.000500010
    Totals3358437.2559726343-
    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Don Kessingerss24.0385
    02000.2532221329
    Glenn Beckert2b25.3165
    01000.2872681408
    Billy Williamsrf28.0705
    22001.28693823673
    Ron Santo3b26.1815
    22101.313100828764
    Ernie Banks1b35.2053
    22220.272180110550
    John Boccabellalf25.0563
    00002.240935200
    George Altmanph-lf33.1570
    00020.2079383111
    Randy Hundleyc24.0845
    02201.25811918571
    Byron Brownecf23.2402
    00011.24610014472
    Bill Handsp26.1102
    00002.04931010
    Lee Thomasph30.2011
    00000.2028327241
    Bob Hendleyp27.116000000.133175020
    Marty Keoughph31.1320
    00110.167828061
    Cal Kooncep25.279000000.063129010
    Totals36611668.26111257482-
    Game Stats
    2B: Ken Boyer (21), Ernie Banks (18), Randy Hundley (20), Ron Santo (15), Billy Williams (21)
    RBI: Ken Boyer (49), Eddie Bressoud (43), Bob Shaw (2), Ernie Banks (55), Randy Hundley (57), Marty Keough (6), Ron Santo (76)
    SB: Cleon Jones (11), Al Luplow (1), Billy Williams (3)
    SH: Bud Harrelson (1)
    SF: Bob Shaw (1)
    IBB: Ernie Banks (7)
    GDP: Ken Boyer (13)
    New York Mets Pitching
    NYNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Shaw33.056-7.18441804.590.0631387198
    Jack Hamilton27.242-0.10003003.720.024711642
    Bob Friend35.273L 5-90.23222004.380.0429522443
    Totals8.31166680--
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bill Hands26.110-77443404.630.07303425
    Bob Hendley27.116-11100104.140.0134182111
    Cal Koonce25.279W 4-410000204.180.003513571
    Totals9.0854370--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Bob Shaw (11)
    HB: Bob Shaw (7)
    IBB: Bob Friend

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bob Shaw 0-0-0, Jack Hamilton 0-0-0, Bob Friend 0-0-0, Bill Hands 0-0-0, Bob Hendley 0-0-0, Cal Koonce 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bob Shaw 32, Jack Hamilton 4, Bob Friend 7, Bill Hands 30, Bob Hendley 5, Cal Koonce 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bob Shaw 10-8, Jack Hamilton 0-1, Bob Friend 3-0, Bill Hands 11-9, Bob Hendley 2-1, Cal Koonce 0-1

    Umpires: HP: Harry Wendelstedt 1B: Shag Crawford 2B: Ed Vargo 3B: Doug Harvey


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