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New York Giants 6 Brooklyn Dodgers 5

+ Boxscore: Sat, May 11,1957
1957-05-10 - 1957-05-12
  123 456 789 101112 131415 16  R H E
Brooklyn Dodgers (12-9)010 103 000 000 000 X 5133
New York Giants (9-11)021 200 000 000 001 X 6131
Date of Game: Sat, May 11,1957
Stadium: Polo Grounds
Attendance: 7,424
Time of Game: 4:59

Feats and Milestones
Valmy Thomas:1st career home run, 1st career RBI
Don Bessent:Threw 76% strikes
Winning Pitcher: Al Worthington (2-2)
Losing Pitcher: Don Bessent (1-2)

Home Runs: Gail Harris (3), Whitey Lockman (2), Daryl Spencer (2), Valmy Thomas (1)
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NL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CIN147.667--12110219W10
MLN147.667--1068125L1
CHA137.6500.5896227W2
NYA138.6191.0857213W1
CLE128.6001.572711W4
BRO129.5712.096879L4
BOS119.5502.581783L1
SLN119.5502.511210012W1
PHI1210.5452.51089711W4
KC11111.5003.5104977L3
DET1112.4784.0998910L2
NY1911.4504.588106-18W2
BAL913.4095.59196-5L1
WS1618.2509.596152-56W1
CHN413.2358.06793-26L1
PIT414.2228.55688-32L4
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    Brooklyn Dodgers Batting
    BROPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jim Gilliam2b28.2068
    00000.250618075
    Pee Wee Reesess38.2927
    02001.2381022010
    Duke Snidercf30.2346
    01000.2531068391
    Carl Furillorf35.0647
    23001.27410373190
    Gil Hodges1b33.0375
    11112.31010834140
    Gino Cimolilf27.1441
    11000.318932100
    Sandy Amoroslf27.1013
    11021.333342110
    Roy Campanellac35.1735
    02221.2889174140
    Don Zimmer3b26.1147
    01102.286150381
    Roger Craigp27.0831
    00000.16756000
    Ed Roebuckp25.3131
    00000.00093000
    Elmer Valoph36.0671
    01100.250685020
    Sandy Koufaxp21.133000000.00032000
    Charlie Nealph26.1010
    00010.27073123
    Clem Labinep30.2781
    00001.000254000
    Rube Walkerph30.3601
    00000.278376010
    Don Bessentp26.0591
    00000.00067000
    Totals55513569.2752197966-
    New York Giants Batting
    NY1PosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Red Schoendienst2b34.0986
    10000.292778282
    Whitey Lockmanlf30.2907
    23102.282909230
    Willie Mayscf26.0057
    03001.3295673118
    Gail Harris1b25.2096
    11110.302973100
    Don Muellerrf30.0277
    01000.246858030
    Daryl Spencerss27.3027
    12102.271262240
    Ray Kattc30.0021
    00021.375296060
    Foster Castlemanph-3b26.1304
    00002.222139110
    Ozzie Virgil3b23.3593
    01002.25521260
    Dusty Rhodesph29.3641
    00000.244393280
    Wes Westrumc34.1642
    00000.194641000
    Ruben Gomezpr29.303000000.133180000
    Valmy Thomasc28.2021
    11100.2509110
    Curt Barclayp25.2631
    00001.0004000
    Steve Ridzikp28.0121
    00000.000146000
    Joe Margonerip27.1181
    00001.00026000
    Hank Sauerph40.0551
    00001.2547095190
    Al Worthingtonp28.0952
    01000.28658020
    Totals586134313.2682516093-
    Game Stats
    Brooklyn Dodgers Pitching
    BROAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Roger Craig27.083-25332232.740.3056146
    Ed Roebuck25.313-32201409.000.603930
    Sandy Koufax21.133-20000302.000.0073516
    Clem Labine30.278-44000201.860.141125735
    Don Bessent26.059L 1-23.22110215.540.155672
    Totals14.713643134--
    New York Giants Pitching
    NY1AgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Curt Barclay25.263-35220105.630.31554
    Steve Ridzik28.012-2.23332004.500.50514528
    Joe Margoneri27.118-2.12002204.150.3172711
    Al Worthington28.095W 2-273002605.880.1976242
    Totals15.01355690--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Al Worthington (1)
    HB: Ed Roebuck (1), Steve Ridzik (2), Al Worthington (3)
    IBB: Al Worthington

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Roger Craig 49-27-22, Ed Roebuck 57-35-22, Sandy Koufax 21-12-9, Clem Labine 66-44-22, Don Bessent 37-28-9, Curt Barclay 36-24-12, Steve Ridzik 59-33-26, Joe Margoneri 45-23-22, Al Worthington 93-57-36
    Total Batters Faced: Roger Craig 13, Ed Roebuck 13, Sandy Koufax 6, Clem Labine 17, Don Bessent 13, Curt Barclay 14, Steve Ridzik 13, Joe Margoneri 10, Al Worthington 27
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Roger Craig 2-6, Ed Roebuck 3-3, Sandy Koufax 0-3, Clem Labine 4-11, Don Bessent 4-7, Curt Barclay 4-9, Steve Ridzik 4-6, Joe Margoneri 2-4, Al Worthington 7-10

    Umpires: HP: Frank Dascoli 1B: Frank Secory 2B: Stan Landes 3B: Bill Baker


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