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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
2
1
KCA
@DET
6
7
BAL
@NYY
5
4
BOS
@WSH
2
1
MLN
@CIN
6
2
CHC
@LAD
3
0
 
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CHC
@LAD
5
3
PIT
@PHI
1
2
STL
@SFG
1
0
Sunday, September 6, 1959,
, Crosley Field
Attendance: 21,123, Time of Game: 2:18
Braves
6
72-63
 Won 1 
3rd, 3½ GB
at Reds
2
66-70
 Lost 1 
5th, 10 GB
W: Juan Pizarro (5-2)
L: Jim O'Toole (5-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  2  0   0  0  3   0  0  1    6 10  0
Reds            0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  1    2  7  1

Milwaukee Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Felix Mantilla 2B 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .206 .267 .270 .537 -0.035 0.65 0.034 -0.068 -0.2 0 2
Eddie Mathews 3B 5 0 2 1 0 1 5 .314 .396 .582 .978 0.014 0.52 0.050 -0.036 0.7 2 2
Hank Aaron CF-RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .358 .402 .661 1.063 -0.013 0.52 0.035 -0.049 -1.4 3 0 GDP
Joe Adcock LF 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .291 .339 .536 .875 -0.058 0.87 0.028 -0.086 -0.6 2 0 2B,GDP
   Bill Bruton CF 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .296 .344 .418 .762 0.003 0.07 0.004 -0.001 0.2 0 0
Ray Boone 1B 3 1 1 1 1 0 5 .265 .401 .377 .778 -0.027 0.53 0.017 -0.044 0.4 7 1 HR,SH
Andy Pafko RF-LF 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .220 .299 .311 .610 0.013 0.56 0.052 -0.039 -0.3 5 0
Johnny Logan SS 2 2 1 0 2 0 4 .291 .367 .423 .791 0.058 0.75 0.076 -0.018 0.9 2 2
Del Crandall C 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 .247 .300 .404 .704 0.014 1.00 0.066 -0.052 0.2 5 0 SH
Juan Pizarro P 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .111 .154 .139 .293 0.184 0.98 0.209 -0.024 1.4 1 0 2B
Team Totals 34 6 10 5 6 2 42 .294 .400 .441 .841 0.153 0.66 0.571 -0.417 1.4 27 7
2B: J Pizarro (1, off J O'Toole); J Adcock (13, off J O'Toole).
HR: R Boone (4, off W Schmidt, 9th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to Deep LF).
SH: D Crandall (9, off J O'Toole); R Boone (3, off J Brosnan).
TB: R Boone 4; J Pizarro 2; J Adcock 2; E Mathews 2; F Mantilla; A Pafko; H Aaron; B Bruton; J Logan.
GIDP: H Aaron (16); J Adcock (8).
RBI: J Pizarro 2 (3); R Boone (19); E Mathews (93); F Mantilla (15).
2-out RBI: J Pizarro 2; R Boone.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 3 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. F Mantilla-J Logan-R Boone.

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Johnny Temple 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .315 .391 .432 .823 -0.009 0.65 0.035 -0.044 -0.3 4 3 HBP
Vada Pinson CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .327 .383 .525 .909 -0.055 0.81 0.014 -0.070 -0.6 2 0
Gus Bell RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .292 .324 .451 .775 -0.077 0.77 0.000 -0.077 -1.0 1 0
Frank Robinson LF 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .317 .396 .594 .991 -0.007 0.44 0.026 -0.033 0.7 2 0 HR
Frank Thomas 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .217 .275 .368 .643 -0.071 0.67 0.000 -0.071 -0.9 9 0
Willie Jones 3B 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .262 .341 .429 .770 0.044 0.56 0.064 -0.020 0.4 1 2
Ed Bailey C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .259 .365 .382 .748 -0.111 0.84 0.020 -0.131 -0.6 7 0 2B,GDP
Eddie Kasko SS 4 0 3 1 0 1 4 .263 .295 .340 .635 0.048 0.61 0.075 -0.027 1.1 1 3 2·2B
Jim O'Toole P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .143 .231 .143 .374 -0.061 1.11 0.000 -0.061 -0.5 0 0
   Jim Brosnan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .120 .154 .200 .354 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 2
   Jim Pendleton PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .304 .356 .659 -0.027 1.19 0.000 -0.027 -0.4
   Willard Schmidt P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .333 .091 .424 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Pete Whisenant PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .243 .321 .486 .806 -0.020 0.62 0.000 -0.020 -0.6
Team Totals 33 2 7 2 2 4 36 .212 .278 .394 .672 -0.346 0.71 0.234 -0.581 -2.6 27 10
2B: E Kasko 2 (12, 2 off J Pizarro); E Bailey (12, off J Pizarro).
HR: F Robinson (34, off J Pizarro, 9th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to Deep LF).
HBP: J Temple (2, by J Pizarro).
TB: F Robinson 5; E Kasko 5; E Bailey 2; V Pinson.
GIDP: E Bailey (8).
RBI: F Robinson (118); E Kasko (23).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 2. E Kasko-J Temple-F Thomas 2.
E: F Thomas (18).

Milwaukee Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Juan Pizarro, W (5-2) 9 7 2 2 2 4 1 3.80 36 67 0.347 0.71 2.6
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 2 4 1 2.00 36 67 0.347 0.71 2.6

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jim O'Toole, L (5-8) 5.1 8 5 5 5 2 0 4.90 29 29 -0.178 0.91 -3.1
Jim Brosnan 2.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.93 9 2 0 0.032 0.12 2.2
Willard Schmidt 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 4.14 4 0 0 -0.007 0.05 -0.5
Team Totals 9 10 6 6 6 2 1 6.00 42 29 2 0 -0.153 0.66 -1.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: J Pizarro (7; J Temple).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jocko Conlan, 1B - Ken Burkhart, 2B - (none), 3B - Tony Venzon.
Time of Game: 2:18.
Attendance: 21,123.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Milwaukee Braves         Cincinnati Reds
1 Felix Mantilla 2B 1 Johnny Temple 2B
2 Eddie Mathews 3B 2 Vada Pinson CF
3 Hank Aaron CF 3 Gus Bell RF
4 Joe Adcock LF 4 Frank Robinson LF
5 Ray Boone 1B 5 Frank Thomas 1B
6 Andy Pafko RF 6 Willie Jones 3B
7 Johnny Logan SS 7 Ed Bailey C
8 Del Crandall C 8 Eddie Kasko SS
9 Juan Pizarro P 9 Jim O'Toole P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t2 0-0 2 12- RR MLN J. Pizarro J. O'Toole 19% 69% Double to CF; Pafko Scores; Logan Scores
b5 0-2 0 1-- OO CIN E. Bailey J. Pizarro 11% 77% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 12- OO MLN J. Adcock J. O'Toole -9% 45% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b5 0-2 0 --- CIN W. Jones J. Pizarro -5% 66% Walk
t6 2-0 0 12- MLN D. Crandall J. O'Toole 5% 89% Fielder's Choice /Sacrifice Bunt; Pafko to 3B; Logan to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Braves Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Jim O'Toole facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O MLN F. Mantilla J. O'Toole -2% 48% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- MLN E. Mathews J. O'Toole 2% 50% Single to CF
t1 0-0 1 1-- MLN H. Aaron J. O'Toole 4% 54% Single to LF; Mathews to 2B
t1 0-0 1 12- OO MLN J. Adcock J. O'Toole -9% 45% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Braves' Juan Pizarro facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- CIN J. Temple J. Pizarro -3% 42% Hit By Pitch
b1 0-0 0 1-- O CIN V. Pinson J. Pizarro 3% 45% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b1 0-0 1 1-- O CIN G. Bell J. Pizarro 3% 48% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 2 1-- O CIN F. Robinson J. Pizarro 2% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Reds 0.
Top of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Jim O'Toole facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O MLN R. Boone J. O'Toole -2% 48% Foul Flyball: SS
t2 0-0 1 --- MLN A. Pafko J. O'Toole 3% 50% Single to SS
t2 0-0 1 1-- MLN J. Logan J. O'Toole 4% 54% Walk; Pafko to 2B
t2 0-0 1 12- O MLN D. Crandall J. O'Toole -5% 49% Flyball: LF
t2 0-0 2 12- RR MLN J. Pizarro J. O'Toole 19% 69% Double to CF; Pafko Scores; Logan Scores
t2 2-0 2 -2- O MLN F. Mantilla J. O'Toole -3% 66% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Reds Batting, Behind 0-2, Braves' Juan Pizarro facing 5-6-7
b2 0-2 0 --- O CIN F. Thomas J. Pizarro 2% 69% Foul Flyball: RF
b2 0-2 1 --- O CIN W. Jones J. Pizarro 2% 70% Flyball: LF
b2 0-2 2 --- O CIN E. Bailey J. Pizarro 1% 71% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Reds 0.
Top of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-0, Reds' Jim O'Toole facing 2-3-4
t3 2-0 0 --- O MLN E. Mathews J. O'Toole -2% 70% Strikeout
t3 2-0 1 --- O MLN H. Aaron J. O'Toole -1% 68% Flyball: CF
t3 2-0 2 --- MLN J. Adcock J. O'Toole 2% 70% Double to CF
t3 2-0 2 -2- MLN R. Boone J. O'Toole 1% 71% Walk
t3 2-0 2 12- O MLN A. Pafko J. O'Toole -3% 67% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 2, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Reds Batting, Behind 0-2, Braves' Juan Pizarro facing 8-9-1
b3 0-2 0 --- O CIN E. Kasko J. Pizarro 3% 70% Strikeout
b3 0-2 1 --- O CIN J. O'Toole J. Pizarro 2% 72% Strikeout
b3 0-2 2 --- O CIN J. Temple J. Pizarro 1% 73% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Reds 0.
Top of the 4th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-0, Reds' Jim O'Toole facing 7-8-9
t4 2-0 0 --- O MLN J. Logan J. O'Toole -2% 71% Flyball: LF
t4 2-0 1 --- MLN D. Crandall J. O'Toole 2% 73% Walk
t4 2-0 1 1-- O MLN J. Pizarro J. O'Toole -2% 71% Foul Flyball: C
t4 2-0 2 1-- O MLN F. Mantilla J. O'Toole -2% 69% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-2, Braves' Juan Pizarro facing 2-3-4
b4 0-2 0 --- O CIN V. Pinson J. Pizarro 3% 72% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 0-2 1 --- O CIN G. Bell J. Pizarro 2% 74% Flyball: LF
b4 0-2 2 --- CIN F. Robinson J. Pizarro -2% 72% Single to LF
b4 0-2 2 1-- O CIN F. Thomas J. Pizarro 3% 75% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Reds 0.
Top of the 5th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-0, Reds' Jim O'Toole facing 2-3-4
t5 2-0 0 --- O MLN E. Mathews J. O'Toole -2% 74% Foul Flyball: C
t5 2-0 1 --- O MLN H. Aaron J. O'Toole -1% 72% Foul Flyball: C
t5 2-0 2 --- MLN J. Adcock J. O'Toole 1% 73% Walk
t5 2-0 2 1-- O MLN R. Boone J. O'Toole -2% 71% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-2, Braves' Juan Pizarro facing 6-7-8
b5 0-2 0 --- CIN W. Jones J. Pizarro -5% 66% Walk
b5 0-2 0 1-- OO CIN E. Bailey J. Pizarro 11% 77% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b5 0-2 2 --- CIN E. Kasko J. Pizarro -3% 74% Double to LF
b5 0-2 2 -2- O CIN J. O'Toole J. Pizarro 4% 78% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Reds 0.
Top of the 6th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-0, Reds' Jim O'Toole facing 6-7-8
t6 2-0 0 --- MLN A. Pafko J. O'Toole 3% 81% Walk
t6 2-0 0 1-- MLN J. Logan J. O'Toole 4% 84% Single to LF; Pafko to 2B
t6 2-0 0 12- MLN D. Crandall J. O'Toole 5% 89% Fielder's Choice /Sacrifice Bunt; Pafko to 3B; Logan to 2B
t6 2-0 0 123 RO MLN J. Pizarro J. O'Toole 2% 91% Lineout: 1B; Pafko Scores/Adv on E3 (throw)/No RBI; Logan to 3B; Crandall to 2B
t6 3-0 1 -23 R MLN F. Mantilla J. O'Toole 3% 94% Single to LF; Logan Scores; Crandall to 3B
t6 4-0 1 1-3 R MLN E. Mathews J. O'Toole 3% 97% Single to RF; Crandall Scores; Mantilla to 3B
Jim Brosnan replaces Jim O'Toole pitching and batting 9th
t6 5-0 1 1-3 OO MLN H. Aaron J. Brosnan -2% 94% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
3 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Braves 5, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-5, Braves' Juan Pizarro facing 1-2-3
Andy Pafko moves from RF to LF
Bill Bruton replaces Joe Adcock (LF) playing CF batting 4th
Hank Aaron moves from CF to RF
b6 0-5 0 --- O CIN J. Temple J. Pizarro 1% 96% Popfly: 3B
b6 0-5 1 --- O CIN V. Pinson J. Pizarro 1% 96% Popfly: 3B
b6 0-5 2 --- O CIN G. Bell J. Pizarro 0% 97% Lineout: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Reds 0.
Top of the 7th, Braves Batting, Ahead 5-0, Reds' Jim Brosnan facing 4-5-6
t7 5-0 0 --- MLN B. Bruton J. Brosnan 0% 97% Single
t7 5-0 0 1-- O MLN R. Boone J. Brosnan -0% 97% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Bruton to 2B
t7 5-0 1 -2- O MLN A. Pafko J. Brosnan -0% 97% Foul Flyball: 1B
t7 5-0 2 -2- MLN J. Logan J. Brosnan 0% 97% Walk
t7 5-0 2 12- O MLN D. Crandall J. Brosnan -1% 96% Groundout: 3B unassisted/Forceout at 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 5, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-5, Braves' Juan Pizarro facing 4-5-6
b7 0-5 0 --- O CIN F. Robinson J. Pizarro 1% 97% Strikeout
b7 0-5 1 --- O CIN F. Thomas J. Pizarro 1% 98% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 0-5 2 --- O CIN W. Jones J. Pizarro 0% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Reds 0.
Top of the 8th, Braves Batting, Ahead 5-0, Reds' Jim Brosnan facing 9-1-2
t8 5-0 0 --- O MLN J. Pizarro J. Brosnan -0% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 5-0 1 --- O MLN F. Mantilla J. Brosnan -0% 98% Groundout: P-1B
t8 5-0 2 --- O MLN E. Mathews J. Brosnan -0% 98% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-5, Braves' Juan Pizarro facing 7-8-9
b8 0-5 0 --- CIN E. Bailey J. Pizarro -2% 96% Double to RF
b8 0-5 0 -2- R CIN E. Kasko J. Pizarro -3% 93% Single to CF; Bailey Scores
Jim Pendleton pinch hits for Jim Brosnan (P) batting 9th
b8 1-5 0 1-- O CIN J. Pendleton J. Pizarro 3% 95% Foul Flyball: C
b8 1-5 1 1-- O CIN J. Temple J. Pizarro 2% 97% Lineout: LF
b8 1-5 2 1-- CIN V. Pinson J. Pizarro -1% 96% Single to CF; Kasko to 2B
b8 1-5 2 12- O CIN G. Bell J. Pizarro 3% 99% Groundout: 1B-P
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 5, Reds 1.
Top of the 9th, Braves Batting, Ahead 5-1, Reds' Willard Schmidt facing 3-4-5
Willard Schmidt replaces Jim Pendleton (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t9 5-1 0 --- O MLN H. Aaron W. Schmidt -0% 98% Foul Flyball: C
t9 5-1 1 --- O MLN B. Bruton W. Schmidt -0% 98% Lineout: 1B
t9 5-1 2 --- R MLN R. Boone W. Schmidt 1% 99% Home Run (Deep LF)
t9 6-1 2 --- O MLN A. Pafko W. Schmidt -0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 6, Reds 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Reds Batting, Behind 1-6, Braves' Juan Pizarro facing 4-5-6
b9 1-6 0 --- R CIN F. Robinson J. Pizarro -1% 98% Home Run (Deep LF)
b9 2-6 0 --- O CIN F. Thomas J. Pizarro 1% 99% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
b9 2-6 1 --- CIN W. Jones J. Pizarro -1% 98% Walk
b9 2-6 1 1-- O CIN E. Bailey J. Pizarro 1% 99% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
b9 2-6 2 1-- CIN E. Kasko J. Pizarro -2% 98% Double; Jones to 3B
Pete Whisenant pinch hits for Willard Schmidt (P) batting 9th
b9 2-6 2 -23 O CIN P. Whisenant J. Pizarro 2% 100% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 6, Reds 2.

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