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Pittsburgh Pirates 4 St. Louis Cardinals 2

+ Boxscore: Wed, August 19,1959
1959-08-18 - 1959-08-20
  123 456 789  R H E
St. Louis Cardinals (57-66)101 000 000 271
Pittsburgh Pirates (57-59)000 012 10X 471
Date of Game: Wed, August 19,1959
Stadium: Forbes Field
Attendance: 19,075
Time of Game: 2:10

Winning Pitcher: Vern Law (13-5)
Losing Pitcher: Bob Gibson (1-2)

Home Runs: Ken Boyer (21)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA7147.602--50246933L1
CLE6851.5713.557750968W1
SFN6752.5634.554647769L2
LAN6655.5456.555153516L1
MLN6151.5457.051946059W1
BAL5959.50012.0428487-59W1
NYA6060.50012.053650927W3
PIT5759.49113.0491533-42W4
CHN5558.48713.54974952L3
DET5862.48314.0569570-1L2
CIN5863.47914.561958534W2
KC15563.46616.0520537-17W1
BOS5563.46616.057255319L1
SLN5766.46316.5525585-60L2
PHI5269.43020.5487565-78L1
WS14970.41222.5490560-70L1
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    St. Louis Cardinals Batting
    SLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Don Blasingame2b27.1563
    12010.27856512014
    Curt Floodcf21.2134
    01000.2732163141
    Bill White1b25.2033
    00110.315254106213
    Ken Boyer3b28.0913
    12110.318669216811
    Joe Cunninghamrf27.3584
    00000.3504275422
    Gene Oliverlf24.1503
    00001.252475231
    Wally Shannonph26.2081
    00001.34724020
    Gino Cimolilf29.244000000.2854347657
    Alex Grammasss33.1384
    02000.2815752212
    J.W. Porterc26.2143
    00000.2372092120
    Stan Musialph38.2711
    00001.265117711380
    Bob Gibsonp23.2842
    00002.08313000
    Marshall Bridgesp28.078000000.20019140
    George Croweph36.1501
    00000.3295706220
    Totals3227235.29410205199-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bob Skinnerlf27.3213
    00101.27254112478
    Dick Groatss28.2884
    13000.2736465420
    Roberto Clementerf25.0014
    12000.3065083301
    Rocky Nelson1b34.2743
    00110.2662943230
    Smoky Burgessc32.1744
    01100.3088366410
    Don Hoak3b31.1961
    10030.2866578548
    Dick Schofield2b24.2244
    01000.217274150
    Bill Virdoncf28.0712
    10110.2466175295
    Vern Lawp29.1602
    00001.190220160
    Totals2747452.2737114593-
    Game Stats
    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
    SLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Gibson23.284L 1-26.27444203.370.28885
    Marshall Bridges28.078-1.10001003.920.0219194
    Totals8.0744520--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Vern Law29.160W 13-597223513.110.0623221155
    Totals9.0722351--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Bob Gibson (2)

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Bob Gibson 0-0-0, Marshall Bridges 0-0-0, Vern Law 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Bob Gibson 30, Marshall Bridges 5, Vern Law 36
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Bob Gibson 11-6, Marshall Bridges 3-1, Vern Law 14-7

    Umpires: HP: Jocko Conlan 1B: Augie Donatelli 2B: Ken Burkhart 3B: Tony Venzon


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