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Philadelphia Phillies 8 Pittsburgh Pirates 1

+ Boxscore: Fri, May 08,1959
1959-05-07 - 1959-05-09
  123 456 789  R H E
Philadelphia Phillies (10-12)000 320 012 8131
Pittsburgh Pirates (10-14)000 000 010 160
Date of Game: Fri, May 08,1959
Stadium: Forbes Field
Attendance: 17,691
Time of Game: 2:36

Winning Pitcher: Gene Conley (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Red Witt (0-4)
Save: Turk Farrell (1)

Home Runs: None
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CLE156.714--1246361W1
MLN138.6192.01099019L1
CIN139.5912.514311627W2
BAL1310.5653.090106-16L1
SFN1310.5653.01039310W1
WS11311.5423.51141068L1
LAN1412.5383.5131134-3L1
CHN1312.5204.01051032W1
CHA1111.5004.5102116-14L5
KC11112.4785.0111122-11L4
BOS1011.4765.01089810W1
PHI1012.4555.5106110-4W1
NYA912.4296.0907911W2
PIT1014.4176.591115-24L1
SLN817.3209.094121-27L1
DET716.3049.0100149-49W2
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    Philadelphia Phillies Batting
    PHIPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Richie Ashburncf32.0505
    03210.2531283042
    Granny Hamnerss32.0126
    12000.1501065240
    Ed Bouchee1b26.0623
    11020.3472722140
    Wally Postrf29.3033
    21211.3427306190
    Harry Andersonlf27.2415
    01101.3042792110
    Willie Jones3b33.2653
    00020.31112045120
    Sparky Anderson2b25.0755
    11100.16721041
    Carl Sawatskic31.1863
    22121.333240050
    Gene Conleyp28.1794
    12102.286129010
    Turk Farrellp25.030000000.000116000
    Totals37813885.2791575339-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Don Hoak3b31.0933
    00100.224571191
    Roberto Clementerf24.2634
    00002.237467160
    Smoky Burgessc32.0714
    02001.411777180
    Ted Kluszewski1b34.2404
    00000.4071076160
    Bob Skinnerlf27.2184
    01000.103458022
    Bill Mazeroski2b22.2454
    01001.230367290
    Dick Groatss28.1854
    11001.2725642120
    Bill Virdoncf27.3343
    01000.222534161
    George Wittp25.1801
    00001.00021000
    Paul Gielp27.069000000--65000
    Dick Schofieldph24.1211
    00001.500231000
    Bob Smithp28.096000000.00069000
    Rocky Nelsonph34.1711
    00000.231244020
    Ron Blackburnp24.015000000.00043000
    Totals3316107.2462155487-
    Game Stats
    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching
    PHIAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Gene Conley28.179W 1-086110700.900.30313786
    Turk Farrell25.030SV 110000004.150.0091161
    Totals9.0611070--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    George Witt25.180L 0-43.26331407.880.4442219
    Paul Giel27.069-2.14223007.711.0036711
    Bob Smith28.096-21113101.500.338698
    Ron Blackburn24.015-12221003.270.276432
    Totals9.01388850--
    Other Game Information
    HB: George Witt (1)
    IBB: Paul Giel

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Gene Conley 0-0-0, Turk Farrell 0-0-0, George Witt 0-0-0, Paul Giel 0-0-0, Bob Smith 0-0-0, Ron Blackburn 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Gene Conley 30, Turk Farrell 4, George Witt 18, Paul Giel 13, Bob Smith 10, Ron Blackburn 6
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Gene Conley 5-12, Turk Farrell 1-3, George Witt 4-5, Paul Giel 4-3, Bob Smith 2-3, Ron Blackburn 1-2

    Umpires: HP: Stan Landes 1B: Ed Sudol 2B: Tom Gorman 3B: Dusty Boggess


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