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Los Angeles Dodgers 6 Pittsburgh Pirates 5

+ Boxscore: Fri, August 21,1959
1959-08-20 - 1959-08-22
  123 456 789  R H E
Los Angeles Dodgers (68-55)000 010 401 6131
Pittsburgh Pirates (58-60)011 001 002 5112
Date of Game: Fri, August 21,1959
Stadium: Forbes Field
Attendance: 24,678
Time of Game: 2:46

Winning Pitcher: Johnny Podres (8-7)
Losing Pitcher: Ron Kline (8-11)
Save: Sandy Koufax (2)

Home Runs: Ron Fairly (4)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA7248.600--51348033W1
CLE7051.5792.558851078W3
SFN7052.5743.056748681W3
LAN6855.5535.556554520W2
MLN6152.5407.552246557L1
BAL6060.50012.0435498-63L1
NYA6161.50012.054753017W1
DET6062.49213.058557213W2
PIT5860.49213.0499540-41L1
CHN5659.48713.55085071W1
CIN5964.48014.562659432W1
BOS5664.46716.058356518L1
KC15565.45817.0537557-20L2
SLN5768.45617.5527590-63L4
PHI5372.42421.5505592-87L3
WS14972.40523.5495571-76L3
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    Los Angeles Dodgers Batting
    LANPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Jim Gilliam3b30.3085
    01000.31599422317
    Charlie Neal2b28.2035
    22100.289439146113
    Wally Moonlf29.1404
    02110.295748105510
    Norm Larker1b28.2375
    01000.2751706320
    Chuck Essegianrf28.0124
    01010.22063170
    Ron Fairlycf21.0403
    11100.2591024220
    Carl Furilloph37.1661
    00100.3561287090
    Don Demetercf24.057000000.25414815572
    Johnny Roseboroc26.1004
    11011.2522316256
    Don Zimmerss28.2161
    00011.1764183253
    Gil Hodgesph35.1391
    01000.287143616552
    Maury Willspr-ss26.3231
    10010.22046022
    Johnny Podresp26.3252
    01001.250192010
    Duke Sniderph32.3361
    11100.327138119690
    Stan Williamsp22.3411
    01000.20647030
    Chuck Churnp29.201000000--13000
    Sandy Koufaxp23.235000000.147114000
    Totals38613553.27410757829-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bob Skinnerlf27.3233
    21021.27254312479
    Dick Groatss28.2905
    02100.2776485440
    Roberto Clementerf25.0033
    01000.3095103311
    Dick Stuart1b26.2873
    22110.31114818561
    Smoky Burgessc32.1764
    01100.3088386420
    Don Hoak3b31.1983
    01101.2866598568
    Dick Schofield2b24.2263
    01110.233276161
    Roman Mejiascf29.0122
    01010.2412555211
    Ted Kluszewskiph34.3451
    00000.26811192150
    Bill Virdoncf28.073000000.2446195296
    Ron Klinep27.1653
    00002.157171050
    Fred Greenp25.341000000.00010000
    Roy Facep31.183000000.273262000
    Rocky Nelsonph34.2761
    11000.2832963230
    Totals31511554.2759986354-
    Game Stats
    Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching
    LANAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Johnny Podres26.325W 8-767323404.430.0822181142
    Stan Williams22.341-23222003.970.05265335
    Chuck Churn29.201-0.21000000.000.252130
    Sandy Koufax23.235SV 20.10000003.950.002412668
    Totals9.01154540--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Ron Kline27.165L 8-116.28552214.350.0725178137
    Fred Green25.341-1.25112102.500.3910100
    Roy Face31.183-0.20001002.520.014526013
    Totals9.01366531--
    Other Game Information
    WP: Johnny Podres (5), Stan Williams (4), Fred Green (2)
    IBB: Johnny Podres , Roy Face , Fred Green

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Johnny Podres 89-55-34, Stan Williams 40-25-15, Chuck Churn 10-8-2, Sandy Koufax 2-1-1, Ron Kline 90-54-36, Fred Green 37-18-19, Roy Face 9-3-6
    Total Batters Faced: Johnny Podres 27, Stan Williams 10, Chuck Churn 3, Sandy Koufax 1, Ron Kline 29, Fred Green 12, Roy Face 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Johnny Podres 10-9, Stan Williams 3-5, Chuck Churn 1-2, Sandy Koufax 0-1, Ron Kline 11-14, Fred Green 2-6, Roy Face 1-1

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


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