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New York Yankees 5 Detroit Tigers 3

+ Boxscore: Tue, August 18,1959
1959-08-17 - 1959-08-19
  123 456 789  R H E
New York Yankees (59-60)023 000 000 5101
Detroit Tigers (58-61)000 000 021 391
Date of Game: Tue, August 18,1959
Stadium: Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 37,353
Time of Game: 2:29

Feats and Milestones
Elston Howard:500th career game
Winning Pitcher: Art Ditmar (8-8)
Losing Pitcher: Don Mossi (11-7)
Save: Whitey Ford (1)

Home Runs: Lou Berberet (10), Yogi Berra (17), Hector Lopez (16)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA7146.607--50146635W1
SFN6751.5684.554447272L1
CLE6751.5684.557250567L4
LAN6654.5506.554752621W2
MLN6051.5418.051445856L2
NYA5960.49613.052650422W2
BAL5859.49613.0425486-61L2
CHN5556.49513.04894845L1
DET5861.48714.05645604L1
PIT5659.48714.0487531-44W3
CIN5763.47515.561058129W1
BOS5562.47016.056954722W1
SLN5765.46716.5523581-58L1
KC15463.46217.0514534-20L1
PHI5069.42022.0476557-81W1
WS14969.41522.5486555-69W2
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    New York Yankees Batting
    NYAPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Clete Boyer3b22.1904
    00010.122146010
    Bobby Richardson2b23.3655
    01000.2642831154
    Mickey Mantlecf27.3035
    11002.2871185246318
    Yogi Berrac34.0983
    12210.282130317531
    Elston Howard1b30.1764
    00001.27950015550
    Hector Lopezlf30.0404
    22100.28164416693
    Hank Bauerlf37.018000000.23312018313
    Gil McDougaldss31.0914
    00000.23611504250
    Tony Kubekrf22.3104
    13100.2793614393
    Art Ditmarp30.1374
    01100.179200060
    Whitey Fordp30.301000000.235216160
    Totals37510523.2658747189-
    Detroit Tigers Batting
    DETPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Eddie Yost3b32.3093
    00000.263138314459
    Frank Bolling2b27.2764
    12000.2586118301
    Harvey Kuennrf28.2574
    12100.35310117546
    Al Kalinecf24.2423
    02110.325869216910
    Charlie Maxwelllf32.1324
    00002.24771426770
    Gail Harris1b27.3084
    01001.2193728290
    Lou Berberetc29.2714
    12100.22833810330
    Rocky Bridgesss32.0112
    00001.2797933341
    Ted Lepcioph-ss29.0212
    00000.2855674141
    Neil Chrisleyph27.2461
    00000.1241796110
    Dave Sislerp27.307000000.200109000
    Gus Zernialph36.0521
    00001.24110497240
    Ray Narleskip30.266000000.118252000
    Bobo Osborneph23.3111
    00000.202833161
    Tom Morganp29.090000000.381263240
    Johnny Grothph33.0261
    00001.2679891100
    Totals3439316.26811359582-
    Game Stats
    2B: Art Ditmar (3), Frank Bolling (11), Harvey Kuenn (29)
    3B: Tony Kubek (6)
    HR: Yogi Berra (17), Hector Lopez (16), Lou Berberet (10)
    RBI: Yogi Berra (53), Art Ditmar (6), Tony Kubek (39), Hector Lopez (69), Lou Berberet (33), Al Kaline (69), Harvey Kuenn (54)
    CS: Al Kaline (6)
    GDP: Art Ditmar (5), Al Kaline (8)
    New York Yankees Pitching
    NYAAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Art Ditmar30.137W 8-87.28221503.330.0632207104
    Whitey Ford30.301SV 11.11110113.130.0126233199
    Totals9.0933161--
    Detroit Tigers Pitching
    DETAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Don Mossi30.219L 11-739550123.370.052624958
    Dave Sisler27.307-21002104.710.072411356
    Ray Narleski30.266-30000105.160.003325649
    Tom Morgan29.090-10000003.480.003426756
    Totals9.01055232--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Art Ditmar (5)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Art Ditmar 0-0-0, Whitey Ford 0-0-0, Don Mossi 0-0-0, Dave Sisler 0-0-0, Ray Narleski 0-0-0, Tom Morgan 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Art Ditmar 31, Whitey Ford 5, Don Mossi 18, Dave Sisler 9, Ray Narleski 9, Tom Morgan 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Art Ditmar 6-10, Whitey Ford 2-1, Don Mossi 2-7, Dave Sisler 2-3, Ray Narleski 4-4, Tom Morgan 1-2

    Umpires: HP: Frank Umont 1B: Charlie Berry 2B: Jim Honochick 3B: Red Flaherty


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