NEWSPAPER STYLE RECAP FOR 1957 National League Date: 5/18/1957 TEAM WON LOST BATTING AVERAGE HOME RUNS RUNS BATTED IN 1957 CIN 19 8 D.Groat PIN .419 D.Snider BRN 9 D.Ennis SLN 27 1957 BRN 17 8 S.Musial SLN .406 H.Aaron MLN 7 D.Hoak CIN 24 1957 MLN 14 12 C.Furillo BRN .398 G.Harris NYN 7 D.Snider BRN 22 1957 SLN 13 13 W.Moryn CHN .371 E.Banks CHN 6 OTHERS TIED W 20 1957 NYN 14 15 D.Fondy *** .363 G.Crowe CIN 6 1957 PIN 11 15 1957 PHN 11 17 WINS SAVES ERA 1957 CHN 7 18 S.Jones SLN 5 C.Labine BRN 4 B.Buhl MLN 1.54 D.Newcomb BRN 4 E.Roebuck BRN 4 B.Lawrenc CIN 2.08 H.Jeffcoa CIN 4 R.Sanchez CIN 4 W.Hacker CIN 2.17 OTHERS TIED W 3 OTHERS TIED W 3 W.Spahn MLN 2.19 J.Pizarro MLN 2.25 CUR HIT STREAK STOLEN BASES STRIKEOUTS C.Furillo BRN 9 D.Fondy *** 10 S.Jones SLN 51 R.McMilla CIN 9 W.Mays NYN 8 B.Friend PIN 39 D.Groat PIN 9 E.Banks CHN 4 J.Sanford PHN 35 G.Bell CIN 8 OTHERS TIED W 3 D.Drott CHN 29 D.Rhodes NYN 8 H.Haddix PHN 29 YESTERDAY'S GAMES TODAY'S SCHEDULE AND PROBABLE STARTERS NYN 1 at CIN 10 NYN-Gomez(3-3, 3.40) at CIN-Nuxhall(1-1, 7.11) PHN 1 at SLN 7 PHN-Simmons(2-2, 3.56) at SLN-Jackson(1-0, 2.00) PIN-Law(0-2, 5.46) at MLN-Spahn(3-2, 2.19) WHO'S HOT - BEST IN LAST 10 DAYS BATTER TM AVG AB H RB BB HR PITCHER TM IP H ER BB Ks HR WLS G.Crowe CIN .294 34 10 11 4 5 S.Jones SLN 26 16 5 9 25 3 200 D.Snider BRN .276 29 8 8 2 4 J.Pizarro MLN 18 11 2 7 13 0 200 G.Harris NYN .280 25 7 7 3 3 B.Lawrence CIN 16 9 1 7 8 0 100 R.McMillan CIN .480 25 12 5 8 0 L.Burdette MLN 10 6 0 1 1 0 100 D.Hoak CIN .290 31 9 6 6 2 H.Jeffcoat CIN 16 10 4 4 7 0 100 WHO'S NOT - WORST IN LAST 10 DAYS BATTER TM AVG AB H RB BB HR PITCHER TM IP H ER BB Ks HR WLS C.Fernandez PHN .107 28 3 2 2 0 L.Merritt SLN 7 13 10 2 6 4 020 B.Smith SLN .125 32 4 2 2 0 V.Law PIN 9 16 11 2 2 2 020 J.Gilliam BRN .212 33 7 1 2 0 R.Kline PIN 12 16 12 5 5 2 010 L.Walls CHN .208 24 5 1 2 0 J.Antonelli NYN 9 13 9 8 3 1 110 B.Bowman PHN .214 28 6 1 3 0 H.Haddix PHN 13 21 11 4 7 2 010 INJURY REPORT No injuries to report

LEAGUE STANDINGS FOR 1957 National League WON LOST PCT GB MAGIC# ACTWON ACTLOST ACTPCT 1957 Cincinnati CIN 19 8 .704 ---- 128 80 74 .519 1957 Brooklyn BRN 17 8 .680 1.0 84 70 .545 1957 Milwaukee MLN 14 12 .538 4.5 95 59 .617 1957 St. Louis SLN 13 13 .500 5.5 87 67 .565 1957 New York NYN 14 15 .483 6.0 69 85 .448 1957 Pittsburgh PIN 11 15 .423 7.5 62 92 .403 1957 Philadelphia PHN 11 17 .393 8.5 77 77 .500 1957 Chicago CHN 7 18 .280 11.0 62 92 .403 OVERALL RECORD Team WON LOST PCT HOME ROAD LEFT RIGHT EXTRA 1-RUN LAST 10 STREAK BRN 17 8 .680 11- 4 6- 4 2- 0 15- 8 3- 1 8- 5 5-5 Lost 1 CHN 7 18 .280 3- 5 4-13 1- 4 6-14 3- 5 4- 7 3-7 Won 2 CIN 19 8 .704 7- 3 12- 5 6- 4 13- 4 2- 1 6- 3 8-2 Won 1 MLN 14 12 .538 3- 6 11- 6 1- 0 13-12 2- 2 1- 8 6-4 Won 1 NYN 14 15 .483 9-10 5- 5 1- 7 13- 8 3- 0 6- 2 6-4 Lost 1 PHN 11 17 .393 5-10 6- 7 3- 2 8-15 0- 4 6- 5 5-5 Lost 1 PIN 11 15 .423 8- 9 3- 6 6- 4 5-11 1- 2 6- 6 4-6 Lost 3 SLN 13 13 .500 7- 6 6- 7 5- 6 8- 7 3- 2 4- 5 2-8 Won 1 TOTAL 106 106 .500 TEAM -APRIL MAY JUNE JULY AUG SEPT+ BRN 8- 3 9- 5 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 CHN 2- 9 5- 9 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 CIN 8- 4 11- 4 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 MLN 5- 6 9- 6 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 NYN 5- 8 9- 7 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 PHN 5- 7 6-10 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 PIN 5- 7 6- 8 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 SLN 8- 2 5-11 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0 WINS ARE ACROSS, LOSSES ARE DOWN: TEAM BRN CHN CIN MLN NYN PHN PIN SLN BRN - 2 0 3 3 2 4 3 CHN 1 - 0 1 0 2 2 1 CIN 2 5 - 4 3 3 1 1 MLN 1 2 2 - 2 1 2 4 NYN 1 3 2 0 - 4 1 3 PHN 0 1 1 1 4 - 3 1 PIN 3 1 1 2 2 2 - 0 SLN 0 4 2 1 1 3 2 -

NEWSPAPER GAME STORIES FOR 1957 National League Date: 5/18/1957

NEW YORK AT CINCINNATI Giants.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 1 6 1 Redlegs......... 2 1 3 0 0 4 0 0 - 10 12 1 Win:Gross(3-0) Loss:Barclay(2-2) Homeruns- W.Mays(3rd), F.Robinson(3rd), G.Crowe-2(6th), D.Hoak(4th) George Crowe smacked 2 homeruns and had 5 RBI as the Cincinnati Redlegs outscored the New York Giants 10 to 1. Crowe was a one-man wrecking crew. He cleared the fences for a two-run home run in the 3rd inning, lofted a three-run bomb (his 6th of the season) in the 6th inning and doubled in the 8th inning. New York was out-hit by Cincinnati, 12 hits to 6. The win was credited to Don Gross(3-0) who went 8 and 2/3 innings allowing 1 run. Curt Barclay(2-2) was the losing pitcher. He served up 3 homeruns in his 5 and 2/3 innings. Cincinnati continued their winnings ways improving their record to a league leading 19-8. They are 8-2 in their last ten games. With the loss, the New York ballclub's record is 14-15. PHILADELPHIA AT ST. LOUIS Phillies........ 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 4 1 Cardinals....... 0 1 1 0 4 1 0 0 - 7 8 1 Win:Jones(5-0) Loss:Roberts(2-5) Homeruns- E.Bouchee(3rd), D.Blasingame(3rd), D.Ennis(5th) Right fielder Del Ennis went yard and had 3 RBI and Sam Jones had a strong outing as the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 7 to 1 at Sportsman's Park. St. Louis jumped on top to stay in the bottom of the 3rd inning scoring a single run utilizing 3 base hits. That was all the runs Jones(5-0) needed. St. Louis banged out 8 on the night. The losing pitcher was Robin Roberts(2-5). He gave up 7 runs in 6 innings of work.

1957 New York Giants At 1957 Cincinnati Redlegs 5/17/1957 Giants AB R H RBI AVG Redlegs AB R H RBI AVG R.Schoendienst 2B 4 0 2 0 .313 J.Temple 2B 3 1 1 1 .343 W.Lockman 1B 4 0 0 0 .225 W.Post RF 4 1 2 1 .232 W.Mays CF 4 1 1 1 .318 G.Bell CF 5 2 2 0 .319 H.Sauer LF 4 0 0 0 .180 F.Robinson LF 4 2 1 2 .208 R.Katt C 2 0 0 0 .277 G.Crowe 1B 5 2 3 5 .292 D.Spencer SS 4 0 0 0 .244 E.Bailey C 5 1 1 0 .261 O.Virgil 3B 4 0 2 0 .216 D.Hoak 3B 3 1 1 1 .330 D.Rhodes RF 4 0 1 0 .360 R.McMillan SS 3 0 1 0 .341 C.Barclay P 2 0 0 0 .059 D.Gross P 3 0 0 0 .167 J.Antonelli P 0 0 0 0 .083 H.Freeman P 0 0 0 0 .000 A-D.Mueller PH 1 0 0 0 .269 S.Consuegra P 0 0 0 0 ---- -- -- -- --- -- -- -- --- Totals 33 1 6 1 Totals 35 10 12 10 A-Pinch Hit For Antonelli In 8th Inning Giants.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 1 6 1 Redlegs......... 2 1 3 0 0 4 0 0 - 10 12 1 Giants (14-15) IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA C.Barclay LOSS(2-2) 5 2/3 9 9 9 3 4 3 131 4.98 J.Antonelli 1 1/3 2 1 1 2 1 1 33 6.57 S.Consuegra 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 11 13.89 Totals 8 12 10 10 5 6 4 Redlegs (19-8) IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA D.Gross WIN(3-0) 8 2/3 6 1 1 1 2 1 117 2.29 H.Freeman 0 1/3 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1.74 Totals 9 6 1 1 1 2 1 ATTENDANCE- 12,115 DATE- Friday, May 17th 1957 TIME- Night WEATHER- Bad UMPIRES- Bill Baker, Tony Venzon, Lee Ballanfant, Lon Warneke T- 2:13 LEFT ON BASE- Giants: 7 Redlegs: 9 DOUBLE PLAYS- Giants: 1 Redlegs: 1 ERRORS- O.Virgil, R.McMillan DOUBLES- G.Crowe(2nd) TRIPLES- J.Temple(1st) HOME RUNS- W.Mays(3rd), F.Robinson(3rd), G.Crowe-2(6th), D.Hoak(4th) SACRIFICE HITS- D.Gross SACRIFICE FLIES- J.Temple WALKS- R.Katt, J.Temple, W.Post, F.Robinson, D.Hoak, R.McMillan HIT BY PITCH- R.Katt, D.Hoak STRIKE OUTS- W.Mays, C.Barclay, F.Robinson, E.Bailey, D.Hoak, D.Gross-3 GIDP- O.Virgil, E.Bailey

1957 Philadelphia Phillies At 1957 St. Louis Cardinals 5/17/1957 Phillies AB R H RBI AVG Cardinals AB R H RBI AVG R.Ashburn CF 4 0 0 0 .271 D.Blasingame 2B 4 1 1 1 .259 G.Hamner 2B 4 0 1 0 .231 A.Dark SS 4 1 2 1 .330 S.Lopata C 4 0 1 0 .222 S.Musial 1B 3 1 1 0 .406 E.Bouchee 1B 3 1 1 1 .314 D.Ennis RF 4 1 2 3 .318 W.Jones 3B 4 0 0 0 .176 W.Moon LF 4 0 0 0 .340 H.Anderson LF 4 0 1 0 .264 K.Boyer 3B 4 1 1 0 .264 B.Bowman RF 4 0 0 0 .258 H.Landrith C 3 1 0 0 .182 C.Fernandez SS 3 0 0 0 .276 B.Smith CF 3 0 0 1 .222 R.Roberts P 2 0 0 0 .222 S.Jones P 3 1 1 1 .158 A-M.Blaylock PH 0 0 0 0 .250 J.Meyer P 0 0 0 0 .000 -- -- -- --- -- -- -- --- Totals 32 1 4 1 Totals 32 7 8 7 A-Pinch Hit For Roberts In 7th Inning Phillies........ 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 4 1 Cardinals....... 0 1 1 0 4 1 0 0 - 7 8 1 Phillies (11-17) IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA R.Roberts LOSS(2-5) 6 8 7 7 2 0 2 91 3.90 J.Meyer 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 23 1.13 Totals 8 8 7 7 2 1 2 Cardinals (13-13) IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA S.Jones WIN(5-0) 9 4 1 1 1 9 1 116 2.89 Totals 9 4 1 1 1 9 1 ATTENDANCE- 20,219 DATE- Friday, May 17th 1957 TIME- Night WEATHER- Good UMPIRES- Ed Sudol, Ken Burkhart, Frank Secory, Dusty Boggess T- 2:09 LEFT ON BASE- Phillies: 6 Cardinals: 3 DOUBLE PLAYS- Phillies: 0 Cardinals: 0 ERRORS- B.Bowman, W.Moon DOUBLES- S.Musial(17th), D.Ennis(10th), K.Boyer(8th), S.Jones HOME RUNS- E.Bouchee(3rd), D.Blasingame(3rd), D.Ennis(5th) STOLEN BASES- A.Dark(1st) WALKS- E.Bouchee, S.Musial, H.Landrith HIT BY PITCH- M.Blaylock STRIKE OUTS- R.Ashburn, G.Hamner, S.Lopata, E.Bouchee-2, H.Anderson, B.Bowman-2, R.Roberts, A.Dark WILD PITCHES- S.Jones