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Pittsburgh Pirates 11 Philadelphia Phillies 1

+ Boxscore: Sat, August 29,1959
1959-08-28 - 1959-08-30
  123 456 789  R H E
Philadelphia Phillies (55-77)000 001 000 192
Pittsburgh Pirates (65-61)300 211 40X 11181
Date of Game: Sat, August 29,1959
Stadium: Forbes Field
Attendance: 9,714
Time of Game: 2:30

Feats and Milestones
Smoky Burgess:2 home runs
Dick Groat:4 hits
Winning Pitcher: Bob Friend (6-14)
Losing Pitcher: Robin Roberts (10-15)

Home Runs: Smoky Burgess 2 (9), Wally Post (18)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA7950.612--54950445W3
CLE7553.5863.561353083L2
SFN7356.5666.059951287W1
MLN6655.5459.056148873W2
LAN7059.5439.058356914L1
PIT6561.51612.5550562-12W3
DET6465.49615.06146086W3
NYA6466.49215.558356419W2
BAL6265.48816.0469530-61L2
CHN5964.48017.0537553-16L3
CIN6268.47717.566362835L2
BOS6068.46918.561459420W2
SLN6171.46219.5555620-65W4
KC15869.45720.0570599-29L3
PHI5577.41725.5520636-116L2
WS15177.39827.5514597-83L3
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    Philadelphia Phillies Batting
    PHIPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Solly Drakecf28.3104
    02010.170118014
    Joe Koppess28.3145
    00003.2601197246
    Ed Bouchee1b26.1754
    00010.27837013640
    Wally Postrf30.0514
    11100.25481618740
    Harry Andersonlf27.3544
    03000.25637414551
    Gene Freese3b25.2334
    00000.26644417547
    Sparky Anderson2b25.1884
    02000.2091250293
    Carl Sawatskic31.2994
    00000.2692915310
    Robin Robertsp32.3331
    00010.156370030
    Richie Ashburnph32.1631
    00000.27613881209
    Jack Meyerp27.159000000.083184000
    Dave Philleyph39.1051
    01000.30511506330
    Totals3619133.25710685749-
    Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
    PITPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Bob Skinnerlf27.3315
    13200.26955112509
    Dick Groatss28.2985
    04000.2876565460
    Roberto Clementerf25.0115
    00102.3075184351
    Harry Simpsonrf33.269000000.2008713150
    Rocky Nelson1b34.2845
    12000.3053046300
    Smoky Burgessc32.1845
    23300.3258459490
    Don Hoak3b31.2063
    21010.2856678568
    Harry Bright3b29.3411
    00000.24448370
    Dick Schofield2b24.2345
    22100.245283191
    Bill Virdoncf28.0813
    22110.2626276347
    Bob Friendp28.2782
    11300.182257070
    Totals3911181122.2808705627-
    Game Stats
    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching
    PHIAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Robin Roberts32.333L 10-15613771124.820.0728370339
    Jack Meyer27.159-25401103.940.084118520
    Totals8.018117222--
    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
    PITAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Friend28.278W 6-1499113314.250.0727266208
    Totals9.0911331--
    Other Game Information
    BK: Robin Roberts (2)
    IBB: Jack Meyer

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Robin Roberts 0-0-0, Jack Meyer 0-0-0, Bob Friend 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Robin Roberts 30, Jack Meyer 13, Bob Friend 39
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Robin Roberts 9-8, Jack Meyer 4-2, Bob Friend 11-15

    Umpires: HP: Shag Crawford 1B: Vic Delmore 2B: Al Barlick 3B: Bill Jackowski


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