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Pirates slumped after winning 15 of 20, but stayed in first division

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TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This Week (5/11—5/17)

 

Batting

 

Season

Homers Week

Week

Season

Homers Season

Pitching Season

NATIONAL LEAGUE

St. Louis

7-1

.875

12-15

6

Musial

.500

Musial

.485

Musial

8

Jones

3-3

Milwaukee

3-1

.750

17-8

7

Covington

.364

Torre

.327

Mathews

8

Spahn

6-0

San Francisco

4-2

.667

19-11

16

Mays

.500

Mays

.412

2 with

11

Gomez

4-2

Pittsburgh

4-3

.571

17-12

5

Skinner

.393

Thomas

.342

Thomas

11

Law

5-1

Philadelphia

3-3

.500

12-16

8

Anderson

.429

Hamner

.327

Lopata

5

Simmons

4-3

Chicago

2-6

.250

15-16

5

Walls

.387

Walls

.355

Walls

11

Elston

5-0

Cincinnati

1-4

.200

10-14

3

Crowe

.429

Crowe

.349

Crowe

3

Purkey

3-1

Los Angeles

1-5

.167

10-20

6

Roseboro

.300

Roseboro

.304

Neal

6

Podres

4-2

AMERICAN LEAGUE

New York

5-1

.833

17-5

3

Mantle

.304

McDougald

.387

Skowron

4

Turley

5-0

Chicago

5-3

.625

11-14

7

Fox

.367

Fox

.363

Lollar

5

2 with

3-2

Kansas City

4-3

.571

12-12

7

Power

.393

Cerv

.344

Cerv

11

Garver

4-1

Baltimore

3-3

.500

12-12

4

Woodling

.308

Nieman

.389

Triandos

4

Harshman

5-1

Boston

3-4

.429

13-16

8

Jensen

.360

Runnels

.315

Jensen

7

Sisler

4-1

Cleveland

3-4

.429

13-16

8

Vernon

.333

Vernon

.353

Maris

7

Narleski

4-2

Detroit

2-4

.333

13-16

10

Kuenn

.500

Kuenn

.377

3 with

4

2 with

3-2

Washington

2-5

.286

13-13

4

Bridges

.391

Bridges

.322

2 with

4

Hyde

3-0

FRANK THOMAS AND FRIEND—Bob Friend, that is; they are important figures in the Pittsburgh Pirates' exciting early-season form. Friend (left), the club's leading pitcher for three years, was off to a good start with a 5-2 record, while Third Baseman Thomas was leading the team in hitting at .342, with 11 home runs and 28 RBIs.

[This article contains a table. Please see hardcopy of magazine or PDF.]

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