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St. Louis Cardinals 5 Philadelphia Phillies 4

+ Boxscore: Sat, August 08,1959
1959-08-07 - 1959-08-09
  123 456 789 1011  R H E
Philadelphia Phillies (44-64)000 004 000 00 463
St. Louis Cardinals (54-58)003 100 000 01 591
Date of Game: Sat, August 08,1959
Stadium: Sportsman's Park
Attendance: 11,296
Time of Game: 2:35

Feats and Milestones
Bob Gibson:1st career hit
Winning Pitcher: Lindy McDaniel (11-10)
Losing Pitcher: Turk Farrell (1-3)

Home Runs: Harry Anderson (12), J.W. Porter (2)
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AL - Standings (on this date)
TeamWLPctGBLRFRADiffStrk
CHA6543.602--45343518W1
CLE6445.5871.552944584W2
SFN6247.5693.550241785L1
LAN6248.5644.050146932W2
MLN5646.5496.045740948L3
BAL5655.50510.5405457-52L2
NYA5355.49112.047644828W2
CHN5053.48512.5428436-8L1
SLN5458.48213.0490540-50W3
DET5358.47713.5515520-5L2
KC15156.47713.5475489-14L4
PIT5258.47314.0455506-51W1
CIN5157.47214.054451331W1
BOS5058.46315.051649818W4
PHI4464.40721.0416503-87L4
WS14466.40022.0449526-77L2
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    Philadelphia Phillies Batting
    PHIPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Joe Koppess28.2935
    02001.250952105
    Richie Ashburncf32.1423
    11020.28013651188
    Harry Andersonlf27.3335
    11200.25235212460
    Wally Postrf30.0304
    11011.23779512560
    Gene Freese3b25.2125
    00001.28042114445
    Ed Bouchee1b26.1542
    10030.28034611500
    Sparky Anderson2b25.1675
    00002.2131010233
    Joe Lonnettc32.1822
    00002.207123190
    Dave Philleyph39.0841
    01200.32611366310
    Ruben Gomezpr32.026000000.167275010
    Valmy Thomasc30.2912
    00000.172188151
    Taylor Phillipsp26.0511
    00001.091113000
    Harry Hanebrinkph31.2701
    00000.270143120
    Humberto Robinsonp29.0440
    00010.50057010
    Solly Drakeph28.2890
    00010.118107002
    Turk Farrellp25.122000000.000134000
    Totals3646488.2559585751-
    St. Louis Cardinals Batting
    SLNPosAgeABRHBIBBSOAVGsG#cG#sHRsRBIsSB
    Don Blasingame2b27.1455
    11100.28155411914
    Alex Grammasss33.1275
    01100.2655662202
    Bill White1b25.1925
    21000.32124375512
    Ken Boyer3b28.0804
    02211.312658186210
    Gino Cimolirf29.2334
    01000.2864267647
    Curt Floodcf21.2024
    00001.2312053101
    Gene Oliverlf24.1394
    00000.236374181
    J.W. Porterc26.2033
    12100.2432022120
    Stan Musialph38.2601
    00000.272117011380
    Hal Smithc28.068000000.28135110392
    Bob Gibsonp23.2733
    11000.1259000
    Joe Cunninghamph27.3471
    00000.3484174402
    Lindy McDanielp23.239000000.040137000
    Totals3959512.2889684975-
    Game Stats
    2B: Joe Koppe (10), Dave Philley (14), Ken Boyer (13), Bob Gibson (1), Bill White (26)
    3B: Wally Post (6)
    HR: Harry Anderson (12), J.W. Porter (2)
    RBI: Harry Anderson (46), Dave Philley (31), Don Blasingame (19), Ken Boyer (62), Alex Grammas (20), J.W. Porter (12)
    SB: Gino Cimoli (7), Bill White (12)
    CS: Solly Drake (2)
    GDP: Sparky Anderson (8)
    Philadelphia Phillies Pitching
    PHIAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Taylor Phillips26.051-46440115.740.102911843
    Humberto Robinson29.044-41001103.000.0525582
    Turk Farrell25.122L 1-322110004.950.05271341
    Totals10.0955121--
    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
    SLNAgeDecIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPsG#cG#cGS
    Bob Gibson23.273-106428813.460.54663
    Lindy McDaniel23.239W 11-1010000003.430.004514359
    Totals11.0642881--
    Other Game Information

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls: Taylor Phillips 0-0-0, Humberto Robinson 0-0-0, Turk Farrell 0-0-0, Bob Gibson 0-0-0, Lindy McDaniel 0-0-0
    Total Batters Faced: Taylor Phillips 18, Humberto Robinson 14, Turk Farrell 8, Bob Gibson 41, Lindy McDaniel 3
    Groundballs-Flyballs: Taylor Phillips 9-3, Humberto Robinson 7-4, Turk Farrell 2-4, Bob Gibson 11-8, Lindy McDaniel 2-1

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


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