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Los Angeles Dodgers 67-55W1000 070 100 8112
Cincinnati Reds 58-64L1000 120 011 5100
Date of Game:  Thursday, August 20, 1959
Stadium:  Crosley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Larry Sherry - 1st career save
  • Jim Brosnan - Threw 77% strikes

  • Los Angeles Dodgers Batting Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Jim Gilliam3b30.307512000.31710099322317
    Charlie Neal2b28.202511201.287108438146013
    Wally Moonlf29.139422110.293102747105410
    Norm Larker1b28.236511300.276701696320
    Chuck Essegianrf28.011512001.2182362170
    Ron Fairlycf21.039411100.258861013210
        Don Demetercf24.056100001.25410114715572
    Johnny Roseboroc26.099301110.252812306256
    Don Zimmerss28.215401001.177774173253
    Danny McDevittp26.275310003.1252554030
        Larry Sherryp24.026000000.357813140
    Totals: 39811827.2827813371 

    Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Johnny Temple2b32.012512100.31510993055410
    Vada Pinsoncf21.009512002.335114141166816
    Gus Bellrf30.278400010.286110121918892
    Frank Robinson1b23.355312020.3151125622710011
    Jim Pendletonlf35.226300010.26153276263
        Jerry Lynchph29.034000010.2819443215521
        Bobby Henrichpr20.239000000.000943000
    Willie Jones3b34.004502201.2729512779390
    Ed Baileyc28.127300002.2679053810301
    Eddie Kaskoss27.054411001.230823201141
    Bob Purkeyp30.037100000.17824131160
        Willard Schmidtp31.083000000.09129175000
        Pete Whisenantph29.249100000.288293385110
        Tom Ackerp29.166000000.11131146000
        Whitey Lockmanph33.026100000.250681171070
        Jim Brosnanp29.300000000.12035152000
        Frank Thomasph30.070111100.217828098340
    Totals: 36510456.27811668660 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Chuck Essegian 2 (4), Eddie Kasko (7), Charlie Neal (19), Vada Pinson (41), Frank Robinson (24), Johnny Roseboro (11)
    HR:  Norm Larker (6), Wally Moon (10), Frank Thomas (8)
    RBIs:  Ron Fairly (21), Willie Jones 2 (39), Norm Larker 3 (32), Wally Moon (54), Charlie Neal 2 (60), Johnny Roseboro (25), Johnny Temple (54), Frank Thomas (34)
    GDP:  Gus Bell (8), Johnny Temple (12)

    Los Angeles Dodgers Pitching Stats

    Los Angeles DodgersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Danny McDevitt  (W 9-8)26.2758.210544513.881.3313377562863
    Larry Sherry  (Sv 1)24.0260.10001102.361.26945914
    Pitching Totals:91054561 14281613777

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Purkey  (L 9-12)30.0374.27702214.561.3280463426142
    Willard Schmidt31.0830.11000004.121.6633030181
    Tom Acker29.16622110113.791.4732181431147
    Jim Brosnan29.30021000404.211.412620636153
    Pitching Totals:91181272 1418754123623

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Danny McDevitt 133-77-56;  Larry Sherry 9-4-5;  Bob Purkey 80-46-34;  Willard Schmidt 3-3-0;  Tom Acker 32-18-14;  Jim Brosnan 26-20-6; 
    Batters Faced:  Danny McDevitt 40;  Larry Sherry 2;  Bob Purkey 24;  Willard Schmidt 2;  Tom Acker 8;  Jim Brosnan 8; 
    Time of Game:  0:00    Attendance:  0
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Secory  1B  Hal Dixon  2B  Vinnie Smith  3B  Frank Dascoli 

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