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Pittsburgh Pirates 8 Philadelphia Phillies 5

+ Boxscore: Fri, April 24,1959
1959-04-23 - 1959-04-25
  123 456 789  R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates (3-7)202 000 004 8120
Philadelphia Phillies (4-5)000 003 020 5112
Date of Game: Fri, April 24,1959
Stadium: Shibe Park
Attendance: 15,675
Time of Game: 2:53

Winning Pitcher: Roy Face (2-0)
Losing Pitcher: Al Schroll (1-1)

Home Runs: Wally Post (1), Dick Stuart (1)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CLE101.909--792950W4
MLN82.8001.5523715W1
LAN84.6672.557561W1
SFN85.6153.059509W2
NYA64.6003.5573621L1
BAL65.5454.04959-10W1
CHA65.5454.06269-7L1
BOS65.5454.061556W1
CHN66.5004.557516L1
CIN56.4555.064622L1
KC156.4555.05763-6W1
PHI45.4445.04147-6L1
WS148.3336.54461-17L1
PIT37.3006.54354-11W1
SLN310.2318.03955-16L2
DET110.0919.04279-37L4
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    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bill Virdoncf27.3205
    11000.167520130
    Roberto Clementerf24.2495
    32000.275454120
    Smoky Burgessc32.0575
    01200.353766020
    Dick Schofieldpr24.107010000--224000
    Rocky Nelson1b34.157000000.667233010
    Dick Stuart1b26.1685
    22201.33372140
    Hank Foilesc29.318000000.235346110
    Don Hoak3b31.0792
    12120.310558160
    Bill Mazeroski2b22.2314
    03200.306353050
    Dick Groatss28.1714
    01110.212550140
    Roman Mejiaslf28.2584
    00000.063187010
    Ron Klinep27.0462
    00002.000146000
    Bob Porterfieldp35.258000000--240000
    Bob Smithp28.082000000.00066000
    Roy Facep31.0641
    00000.500221000
    Totals37812833.2571074936-
    Philadelphia Phillies Batting
    PHIPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Richie Ashburncf32.0364
    00000.2061270000
    Granny Hamnerss-3b31.3645
    11000.1821057110
    Ed Bouchee1b26.0485
    12100.313261150
    Wally Postrf29.2895
    11202.281718180
    Harry Andersonlf27.2274
    01010.226266130
    Willie Jones3b33.2513
    03010.3571191120
    Chico Fernandezpr-ss27.0531
    11000.261339000
    Joe Koppe2b28.1872
    00002.00020010
    Harry Hanebrinkph31.1641
    01000.250111000
    Sparky Anderson2b25.061000000.2678030
    Gene Freeseph-2b25.1061
    10010.667340260
    Carl Sawatskic31.1723
    01211.250236020
    Jim Owensp25.0982
    00001.16715000
    Dave Philleyph38.3431
    00000.3331072020
    Al Schrollp27.0331
    00000.2508020
    Turk Farrellp25.016000000--110000
    Jack Meyerp27.032000000--146000
    Totals38511546.263947168-
    Game Stats
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ron Kline27.046-5.25332615.730.642155115
    Bob Porterfield35.258-01001002.250.504247170
    Bob Smith28.082-11000001.000.115668
    Roy Face31.064W 2-02.14221002.700.50522013
    Totals9.01155461--
    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching
    PHIAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Jim Owens25.098-65402213.940.4431711
    Al Schroll27.033L 1-125331109.000.67380
    Turk Farrell25.016-0.121100015.000.6731101
    Jack Meyer27.032-0.200000012.000.00314719
    Totals9.01284331--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Bob Porterfield (1), Turk Farrell (1)
    HB: Roy Face (1), Jim Owens (1)
    IBB: Bob Porterfield

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Ron Kline 0-0-0, Bob Porterfield 0-0-0, Bob Smith 0-0-0, Roy Face 0-0-0, Jim Owens 0-0-0, Al Schroll 0-0-0, Turk Farrell 0-0-0, Jack Meyer 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Ron Kline 24, Bob Porterfield 2, Bob Smith 4, Roy Face 13, Jim Owens 28, Al Schroll 11, Turk Farrell 3, Jack Meyer 2
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Ron Kline 6-6, Bob Porterfield 1-0, Bob Smith 1-2, Roy Face 3-4, Jim Owens 15-5, Al Schroll 4-1, Turk Farrell 0-1, Jack Meyer 0-2

    Umpires: HP: Al Barlick 1B: Bill Jackowski 2B: Shag Crawford 3B: Vic Delmore


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