NEWSPAPER STYLE RECAP FOR 1957 National League Date: 8/6/1957 TEAM WON LOST BATTING AVERAGE HOME RUNS RUNS BATTED IN 1957 CIN 64 40 W.Moryn CHN .377 G.Crowe CIN 33 G.Crowe CIN 83 1957 MLN 63 41 S.Musial SLN .370 D.Snider BRN 26 S.Musial SLN 82 1957 BRN 56 48 D.Groat PIN .345 E.Banks CHN 26 D.Snider BRN 74 1957 SLN 55 49 D.Hoak CIN .324 E.Mathews MLN 24 E.Mathews MLN 74 1957 NYN 50 57 F.Robinso CIN .322 F.Robinso CIN 23 W.Mays NYN 73 1957 CHN 45 57 1957 PIN 43 62 WINS SAVES ERA 1957 PHN 42 64 B.Buhl MLN 14 C.Labine BRN 15 M.Drabows CHN 2.45 OTHERS TIED W 11 M.Grissom NYN 14 W.Spahn MLN 2.75 H.Wilhelm SLN 10 D.Gross CIN 3.06 E.Johnson MLN 9 B.Buhl MLN 3.10 OTHERS TIED W 8 B.Lawrenc CIN 3.12 CUR HIT STREAK STOLEN BASES STRIKEOUTS S.Musial SLN 18 W.Mays NYN 21 J.Sanford PHN 139 D.Groat PIN 14 D.Fondy *** 18 D.Drott CHN 129 D.Hoak CIN 9 J.Gilliam BRN 16 H.Haddix PHN 127 S.Amoros BRN 8 D.Blasing SLN 11 S.Jones SLN 113 OTHERS TIED W 6 R.Ashburn PHN 9 OTHERS TIED W 111 YESTERDAY'S GAMES TODAY'S SCHEDULE AND PROBABLE STARTERS NYN 1 at BRN 3 CHN-Rush(6-11, 3.68) at SLN-Jones(10-5, 4.03) CIN-Jeffcoa(9-6, 4.70) at MLN-Spahn(11-8, 2.75) NYN-Antonel(7-8, 4.92) at BRN-Newcomb(11-6, 3.28) PHN-Sanford(8-11, 3.71) at PIN-Kline(6-11, 3.98) 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 S.Musial SLN .467 45 21 12 3 3 L.McDaniel SLN 18 10 1 3 9 0 200 F.Robinson CIN .378 37 14 9 2 3 M.Dickson SLN 9 3 0 2 5 0 100 R.Repulski PHN .311 45 14 13 1 4 D.Drysdale BRN 18 7 3 2 11 1 200 D.Hoak CIN .485 33 16 8 5 0 D.Elston CHN 18 11 1 6 13 0 200 H.Sauer NYN .293 41 12 8 4 3 B.Buhl MLN 26 20 5 8 12 1 300 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 A.Pafko MLN .125 24 3 1 1 0 J.Brosnan CHN 9 12 10 8 4 2 020 D.O'Connell NYN .179 28 5 1 0 0 W.Douglas PIN 6 9 5 2 4 1 010 B.Mazeroski PIN .156 32 5 3 2 0 S.Morehead PHN 5 10 5 0 2 0 000 S.Lopata PHN .147 34 5 1 5 0 D.McDevitt BRN 11 13 7 8 7 0 020 J.Gilliam BRN .234 47 11 3 3 0 L.Merritt SLN 7 5 5 7 3 1 011 INJURY REPORT No injuries to report

LEAGUE STANDINGS FOR 1957 National League WON LOST PCT GB MAGIC# ACTWON ACTLOST ACTPCT 1957 Cincinnati CIN 64 40 .615 ---- 50 80 74 .519 1957 Milwaukee MLN 63 41 .606 1.0 95 59 .617 1957 Brooklyn BRN 56 48 .538 8.0 84 70 .545 1957 St. Louis SLN 55 49 .529 9.0 87 67 .565 1957 New York NYN 50 57 .467 15.5 69 85 .448 1957 Chicago CHN 45 57 .441 18.0 62 92 .403 1957 Pittsburgh PIN 43 62 .410 21.5 62 92 .403 1957 Philadelphia PHN 42 64 .396 23.0 77 77 .500 OVERALL RECORD Team WON LOST PCT HOME ROAD LEFT RIGHT EXTRA 1-RUN LAST 10 STREAK BRN 56 48 .538 30-21 26-27 3- 1 53-47 6- 5 22-17 4-6 Won 1 CHN 45 57 .441 24-25 21-32 10-16 35-41 7-11 15-21 5-5 Won 2 CIN 64 40 .615 34-18 30-22 19-15 45-25 3- 2 15-18 8-2 Won 4 MLN 63 41 .606 35-17 28-24 10- 7 53-34 6- 5 19-19 7-3 Won 4 NYN 50 57 .467 24-29 26-28 14-14 36-43 9- 2 18-12 2-8 Lost 6 PHN 42 64 .396 18-34 24-30 10-12 32-52 3- 8 17-21 5-5 Lost 1 PIN 43 62 .410 22-32 21-30 13-17 30-45 3- 7 15-17 4-6 Lost 2 SLN 55 49 .529 31-24 24-25 12-20 43-29 7- 4 19-15 6-4 Won 1 TOTAL 418 418 .500 TEAM -APRIL MAY JUNE JULY AUG SEPT+ BRN 8- 3 14-13 19-12 14-16 1- 4 0- 0 CHN 2- 9 12-13 14-14 14-20 3- 1 0- 0 CIN 8- 4 20- 8 17-15 15-12 4- 1 0- 0 MLN 5- 6 18-10 18-14 19-11 3- 0 0- 0 NYN 5- 8 14-14 15-16 16-13 0- 6 0- 0 PHN 5- 7 13-15 11-19 11-20 2- 3 0- 0 PIN 5- 7 10-16 14-20 13-17 1- 2 0- 0 SLN 8- 2 8-20 16-14 19-12 4- 1 0- 0 WINS ARE ACROSS, LOSSES ARE DOWN: TEAM BRN CHN CIN MLN NYN PHN PIN SLN BRN - 10 5 8 5 8 9 11 CHN 8 - 3 5 5 10 10 4 CIN 12 7 - 5 11 10 11 8 MLN 8 8 5 - 9 14 11 8 NYN 5 12 8 9 - 7 3 6 PHN 3 8 8 4 7 - 6 6 PIN 4 6 6 8 9 4 - 6 SLN 8 6 5 2 11 11 12 -

NEWSPAPER GAME STORIES FOR 1957 National League Date: 8/6/1957

NEW YORK AT BROOKLYN Giants.......... 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 4 1 Dodgers......... 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 - 3 8 0 Win:Drysdale(11-5) Loss:Crone(7-8) Homeruns- G.Harris(11th), G.Hodges(16th), C.Neal(6th) Don Drysdale went 9 strong innings at Ebbets Field where the Brooklyn Dodgers beat the reeling New York Giants by the score of 3 to 1. In the bottom of the 6th inning Brooklyn went on top for good plating an isolated run on 2 hits. Brooklyn finished with 8 hits in the victory. Drysdale(11-5) was the winner allowing 1 run for the game. Ray Crone(7-8) was hit with the loss. 'I thought it was my best performance in a long time,' said Drysdale. 'I had good command early in the game. I had my control and composure and everything went well.'

1957 New York Giants At 1957 Brooklyn Dodgers 8/5/1957 Giants AB R H RBI AVG Dodgers AB R H RBI AVG D.O'Connell 2B 3 0 0 0 .255 J.Gilliam 2B 3 1 1 0 .292 C-E.Bressoud PH 1 0 0 0 .270 G.Cimoli CF 4 0 0 0 .321 W.Mays CF 3 0 0 0 .319 E.Valo LF 3 0 0 0 .250 R.Jablonski 3B 4 0 1 0 .255 G.Hodges 1B 4 1 2 2 .265 G.Harris 1B 3 1 1 1 .214 C.Furillo RF 4 0 1 0 .320 H.Sauer LF 3 0 0 0 .234 R.Campanella C 4 0 1 0 .213 D.Spencer SS 3 0 0 0 .260 R.Jackson 3B 4 0 0 0 .204 D.Rhodes RF 3 0 1 0 .267 C.Neal SS 3 1 3 1 .253 A-O.Virgil PR,RF 0 0 0 0 .219 D.Drysdale P 3 0 0 0 .164 V.Thomas C 3 0 0 0 .253 R.Crone P 2 0 0 0 .139 J.Constable P 0 0 0 0 ---- B-W.Lockman PH 1 0 1 0 .237 -- -- -- --- -- -- -- --- Totals 29 1 4 1 Totals 32 3 8 3 A-Pinch Ran For Rhodes In 8th Inning B-Pinch Hit For Constable In 9th Inning C-Pinch Hit For O'Connell In 9th Inning Giants.......... 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 4 1 Dodgers......... 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 - 3 8 0 Giants (50-57) IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA R.Crone LOSS(7-8) 6 5 2 2 2 0 1 90 3.61 J.Constable 2 3 1 1 0 0 1 35 9.00 Totals 8 8 3 3 2 0 2 Dodgers (56-48) IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA D.Drysdale WIN(11-5) 9 4 1 1 1 3 1 111 3.31 Totals 9 4 1 1 1 3 1 ATTENDANCE- 16,048 DATE- Monday, August 5th 1957 TIME- Night WEATHER- Bad UMPIRES- Frank Secory, Dusty Boggess, Ed Sudol, Ken Burkhart T- 2:02 LEFT ON BASE- Giants: 2 Dodgers: 7 DOUBLE PLAYS- Giants: 0 Dodgers: 1 ERRORS- D.Spencer DOUBLES- R.Jablonski(9th) HOME RUNS- G.Harris(11th), G.Hodges(16th), C.Neal(6th) STOLEN BASES- J.Gilliam(16th) CAUGHT STEALING- W.Mays WALKS- W.Mays, J.Gilliam, E.Valo STRIKE OUTS- W.Mays, R.Jablonski, H.Sauer GIDP- V.Thomas WILD PITCHES- D.Drysdale