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Chicago Cubs 10 Pittsburgh Pirates 5

+ Boxscore: Fri, June 05,1959
1959-06-04 - 1959-06-06
  123 456 789  R H E
Chicago Cubs (25-24)340 100 002 10170
Pittsburgh Pirates (28-24)200 010 110 5141
Date of Game: Fri, June 05,1959
Stadium: Forbes Field
Attendance: 27,335
Time of Game: 2:58

Feats and Milestones
Tony Taylor:4 hits
Winning Pitcher: Glen Hobbie (6-5)
Losing Pitcher: Vern Law (5-2)
Save: Don Elston (9)

Home Runs: Ernie Banks (13), Dale Long (7), Dick Stuart (7)
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NL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
MLN3019.612--22420222L2
CHA2821.5712.02212174W3
SFN2822.5602.524419351L1
CLE2521.5433.521117536L6
BAL2723.5403.5180213-33W1
PIT2824.5383.5229248-19L1
LAN2725.5194.5252258-6W1
CHN2524.5105.02212183W2
KC12223.4896.021419915L2
CIN2426.4806.5257261-4W2
DET2325.4796.5223254-31W1
NYA2224.4786.520918623W3
WS12327.4607.5220227-7L1
BOS2026.4358.5214221-7L1
SLN1929.39610.5221227-6L5
PHI1830.37511.5203244-41L1
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    Chicago Cubs Batting
    CHNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Tony Taylor2b23.1696
    24200.2961822137
    Alvin Dark3b37.1496
    22202.25912340151
    Ernie Banksss28.1253
    12310.28671113480
    Dale Long1b33.1194
    23110.2785347150
    Bobby Thomsonrf-lf35.2244
    01010.24210785200
    Walt Morynlf33.0544
    01111.2375116160
    Lee Wallsrf26.150000000.2464172100
    George Altmancf26.0775
    22002.217423110
    Sammy Taylorc26.0984
    11011.2311283131
    Glen Hobbiep23.0424
    00001.13870000
    Don Elstonp30.0601
    01100.167126010
    Totals4110171057.2554245033-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bill Virdoncf27.3624
    12011.2775583152
    Dick Groatss28.2135
    12100.2695853210
    Smoky Burgessc32.0995
    23000.3807995220
    Don Williamsp27.265000000.5007000
    Dick Stuart1b26.2103
    12220.273987191
    Bob Skinnerlf27.2465
    03201.29648310283
    Bill Mazeroski2b22.2733
    00020.2493925230
    Don Hoak3b31.1215
    01001.2735965214
    Roman Mejiasrf28.3004
    01002.2352121101
    Ron Blackburnp24.043000000.00051000
    Dick Schofieldph24.1491
    00000.296243120
    Bob Smithp28.124000000.00077000
    Rocky Nelsonph34.1991
    00001.184262180
    Al Jacksonp23.1631
    00001.0003000
    Danny Kravitzph-c28.1661
    00000.46794020
    Totals38514557.2804444460-
    Game Stats
    2B: Dale Long (5), Tony Taylor (8), Dick Groat (4), Don Hoak (7), Bill Virdon (14)
    3B: George Altman (3), Alvin Dark (5)
    HR: Ernie Banks (13), Dale Long (7), Dick Stuart (7)
    RBI: Ernie Banks (48), Alvin Dark (15), Don Elston (1), Dale Long (15), Walt Moryn (16), Tony Taylor (13), Dick Groat (21), Bob Skinner (28), Dick Stuart (19)
    SB: Alvin Dark (1)
    SF: Ernie Banks (4)
    IBB: Ernie Banks (8)
    GDP: Dale Long (3), Dick Groat (9), Don Hoak (7)
    Chicago Cubs Pitching
    CHNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Glen Hobbie23.042W 6-56.211444713.860.19157128
    Don Elston30.060SV 92.13111003.000.152312613
    Totals9.01455571--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Vern Law29.085L 5-21.26660014.290.0910208143
    Ron Blackburn24.043-0.11111014.710.1014512
    Bob Smith28.124-24111102.670.1916778
    Al Jackson23.163-43002605.000.56331
    Don Williams27.265-13221007.880.50570
    Totals9.0171010572--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Vern Law (1)
    IBB: Al Jackson , Don Williams

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Glen Hobbie 0-0-0, Don Elston 0-0-0, Vern Law 0-0-0, Ron Blackburn 0-0-0, Bob Smith 0-0-0, Al Jackson 0-0-0, Don Williams 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Glen Hobbie 33, Don Elston 10, Vern Law 11, Ron Blackburn 3, Bob Smith 10, Al Jackson 16, Don Williams 7
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Glen Hobbie 5-6, Don Elston 4-2, Vern Law 0-5, Ron Blackburn 0-1, Bob Smith 2-2, Al Jackson 4-1, Don Williams 1-2

    Umpires: HP: Hal Dixon 1B: Vinnie Smith 2B: Frank Dascoli 3B: Frank Secory


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