Late-season headliners are Cub Shortstop Ernie Banks (left), who has hit 17 home runs since August 13th to raise his season's total to 40, and the Cardinal's Joe Cunningham who, as a replacement for the injured Stan Musial, is hitting .322.

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TWO PHOTOS

TEAM PERFORMANCES

TEAM LEADERS

This week (9/8 to 9/14)

Batting

Season

Homers Week

Week

Season

Homers Season

Pitching Season

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Detroit

5-1

.833

73-68

5

Boone

.429

Kaline

.296

Maxwell

23

Bunning

18-7

New York

3-2

.600

89-53

0

Richardson

.438

Mantle

.368

Mantle

34

Sturdivant

14-6

Chicago

3-3

.500

83-57

3

Aparicio

.357

Fox

.316

2 tied with

14

Pierce

19-11

Boston

3-3

.500

76-65

3

Malzone

.400

Williams

.376

Williams

33

Brewer

16-11

Cleveland

2-3

.400

68-72

5

Strickland

.429

Woodling

.321

Wertz

26

Wynn

14-17

Baltimore

2-3

.400

67-73

3

Miranda

.333

Boyd

.309

Triandos

16

Johnson

13-10

Kansas City

2-3

.400

52-87

4

Martyn

.500

Smith

.301

Zernial

22

Morgan

9-6

Washington

2-4

.333

54-87

5

Sievers

.423

Sievers

.307

Sievers

39

Ramos

12-15

NATIONAL LEAGUE

St. Louis

4-1

.800

81-60

6

Ennis

.389

Musial

.340

Musial

29

L. McDaniel

14-8

Pittsburgh

5-3

.625

58-86

4

Groat

.467

Groat

.320

Thomas

20

Friend

12-17

Brooklyn

3-3

.500

80-63

2

2 tied with

.348

Furillo

.308

Snider

37

Drysdale

15-9

Cincinnati

2-2

.500

72-69

4

Temple

.400

Robinson

.325

Crowe

30

Lawrence

15-12

New York

2-2

.500

68-76

2

Mays

.438

Mays

.336

Mays

33

Gomez

14-12

Chicago

3-4

.429

54-87

8

Banks

.478

Moryn

.291

Banks

40

Drott

14-11

Milwaukee

2-4

.333

85-56

4

Mathews

.389

Aaron

.316

Aaron

40

Spahn

19-9

Philadelphia

2-4

.333

71-72

5

Ashburn

.429

Ashburn

.299

Repulski

20

Sanford

17-7

HEROES AND GOATS

THE SEASON (to September 14)

BEST

WORST

Batting (AL)

Williams, Bos .376

Runnels, Wash .218

Batting (NL)

Musial, St L .340

Jones, Phil .216

Home run hitters (AL)

Sievers, Wash 39
(1 per 13 AB)

Plews, Wash 1
(319 AB)

Home run hitters (NL)

Banks, Chi 40
(1 per 13½ AB)

Ashburn, Phil 0
(581 AB)

Pitching (AL)

Pierce, Chi 19-11

Stobbs, Wash 8-19

Pitching (NL)

Spahn, Mil 19-9

Roberts, Phil 10-20

ERA (AL)

Turley, NY 2.38

Stobbs, Wash 5.32

ERA (NL)

Podres, Bkn 2.68

Nuxhall, Cin 4.72

Complete games (AL)

Pierce, Chi 16
(in 31 starts)

Portocarrero, KC 1
(in 16 starts)

Complete games (NL)

Spahn, Mil 17
(in 31 starts)

Klippstein, Cin 1
(in 16 starts)

Team HR (AL)

Kansas City 145

Baltimore 81

Team HR (NL)

Milwaukee 183

Pittsburgh 86

Team runs (AL)

Boston 671

Kansas City 500

Team runs (NL)

Milwaukee 713

Pittsburgh 546

Team hits (AL)

New York 1313

Kansas City 1133

Team hits (NL)

St. Louis 1371

Chicago 1188

RUNS PRODUCED

Runs Scored

Teammates Batted in

Total Runs Produced

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Mantle, NY (.368)

116

58

174

Minoso, Chi (.303)

89

81

170

Sievers, Wash (.307)

95

67

162

Malzone, Bos (.293)

74

78

152

Jensen, Bos (.280)

77

74

151

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Aaron, Mil (.316)

109

80

189

Mays, NY (.336)

109

60

169

Mathews, Mil (.299)

104

57

161

Hodges, Bkn (.302)

89

67

156

Banks, Chi (.281)

100

55

155

THE ROOKIES

AMERICAN LEAGUE

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Batting

Kubek, NY .293

Bouchee, Phil .293

Home runs

Held, KC 16

Bouchee, Phil 15

RBIs

Maris, Clev 46

Bouchee, Phil 72

Pitching

Fischer, Chi 7-7

Sanford, Phil 17-7

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)