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Chicago Cubs 8 Pittsburgh Pirates 2

+ Boxscore: Sun, August 25,1957
1957-08-24 - 1957-08-26
  123 456 789  R H E
Chicago Cubs (43-63)020 130 011 8160
Pittsburgh Pirates (40-70)000 100 100 261
Date of Game: Sun, August 25,1957
Stadium: Forbes Field
Attendance: 11,770
Time of Game: 2:32

Feats and Milestones
Turk Lown:200th career game
Winning Pitcher: Don Elston (5-4)
Losing Pitcher: Whammy Douglas (1-2)
Save: Turk Lown (8)

Home Runs: Bob Skinner (9), Frank Thomas (12)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
NYA7944.642--590436154L1
MLN7647.6183.0614488126W2
CHA7549.6054.5573445128W6
SLN7054.5659.558053941L1
BRO7055.56010.055847781W1
CIN6261.50417.0592621-29L2
DET6261.50417.0483497-14W1
PHI6362.50417.0496517-21L2
BOS5757.50017.553750433L2
BAL6163.49218.5470471-1L2
CLE6065.48020.0530588-58W2
NY15062.44623.5472505-33W1
CHN4363.40627.5409467-58W1
KC14671.39330.0436525-89L3
WS14777.37932.5507660-153L2
PIT4070.36432.5396503-107L1
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    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bobby Adams3b35.2542
    02110.248710060
    Jerry Kindallpr-2b22.0902
    00000.170806101
    Bob Speakecf27.0035
    01100.23816613404
    Chuck Tannerlf28.0524
    00010.2582168330
    Walt Morynrf31.1355
    11000.29028917580
    Dale Long1b31.2005
    23100.29632711401
    Ernie Banksss26.2065
    22001.26447727626
    Cal Neemanc28.1885
    22202.2609710350
    Bobby Morgan2b-3b31.0575
    13100.2046112134
    Don Elstonp28.1411
    01100.14827020
    Turk Lownp33.0872
    01100.286199010
    Totals41816823.2548143199-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Roberto Clementerf23.0074
    01000.2542874260
    Bill Virdoncf26.0774
    00001.2443497391
    Dick Groatss26.2944
    01000.3373684340
    Bob Skinnerlf25.3274
    11100.3192759337
    Frank Thomas1b28.0754
    11101.30055612561
    Gene Freese3b23.2292
    01011.2802365237
    Bill Mazeroski2b20.3543
    00000.2761686372
    Dick Randc26.1713
    01001.20953070
    Paul Smithph26.1591
    00000.235136370
    Bob Purkeyp28.042000000.11964060
    Luis Arroyop30.188000000.17986000
    Red Swansonp20.314000000.00031000
    Buddy Pritchardph21.2131
    00001.12519000
    Bob Smithp26.205000000.00021000
    Gene Bakerph32.0711
    00000.2694433381
    Nellie Kingp29.163000000.00076010
    Totals3126215.27510383168-
    Game Stats
    2B: Dale Long (13), Bobby Morgan (16), Cal Neeman (14), Dick Groat (20)
    HR: Bob Skinner (9), Frank Thomas (12)
    RBI: Bobby Adams (6), Don Elston (2), Dale Long (40), Turk Lown (1), Bobby Morgan (13), Cal Neeman (35), Bob Speake (40), Bob Skinner (33), Frank Thomas (56)
    SH: Don Elston (2)
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Don Elston28.141W 5-455110313.420.05272710
    Turk Lown33.087SV 841111213.100.034620037
    Totals9.0622152--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Whammy Douglas22.189L 1-234221102.840.26554
    Bob Purkey28.042-0.13110003.680.02367132
    Luis Arroyo30.188-0.23330004.380.03438733
    Red Swanson20.314-11001003.060.0423325
    Bob Smith26.205-33110205.180.0920211
    Nellie King29.163-12110003.790.0527774
    Totals9.01688230--
    Other Game Information
    HB: Whammy Douglas (1), Bob Purkey (7)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Don Elston 0-0-0, Turk Lown 0-0-0, Whammy Douglas 0-0-0, Bob Purkey 0-0-0, Luis Arroyo 0-0-0, Red Swanson 0-0-0, Bob Smith 0-0-0, Nellie King 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Don Elston 18, Turk Lown 14, Whammy Douglas 15, Bob Purkey 5, Luis Arroyo 5, Red Swanson 5, Bob Smith 11, Nellie King 5
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Don Elston 5-5, Turk Lown 6-4, Whammy Douglas 3-5, Bob Purkey 0-1, Luis Arroyo 1-1, Red Swanson 2-1, Bob Smith 1-5, Nellie King 1-2

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


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