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Standings
NYY
@BAL
11
6
WSH
@BOS
4
10
KCA
@CLE
1
4
 
(10)
CHW
@DET
3
5
PHI
@BRO
0
5
STL
@CHC
5
1
STL
@CHC
2
6
 
(8)
MLN
@CIN
7
1
PIT
@NYG
0
10
Tuesday, September 25, 1956,
, Ebbets Field
Attendance: 15,204, Time of Game: 2:07
Phillies
0
69-81
 Lost 1 
5th, 21½ GB
at Dodgers
5
90-60
 Won 1 
2nd, ½ GB
W: Sal Maglie (12-5)
L: Jack Meyer (7-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Phillies        0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  0  2
Dodgers         0  3  2   0  0  0   0  0  X    5  4  0

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Richie Ashburn CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .302 .384 .385 .769 -0.045 0.44 0.001 -0.046 -0.5 2 0 HBP
Marv Blaylock 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .259 .331 .392 .722 -0.040 0.39 0.000 -0.040 -0.9 7 3
Stan Lopata C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .267 .354 .539 .893 -0.024 0.31 0.000 -0.024 -0.4 6 2
Del Ennis LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .257 .293 .421 .715 -0.031 0.41 0.000 -0.031 -0.5 0 0
Willie Jones 3B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .279 .387 .430 .817 -0.016 0.47 0.013 -0.029 -0.0 1 0
Elmer Valo RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .285 .383 .397 .780 -0.032 0.42 0.000 -0.032 -0.6 2 0
Solly Hemus 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .286 .392 .467 .859 -0.039 0.45 0.000 -0.039 -0.9 4 1 GDP
   Ted Kazanski 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .253 .280 .533 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Roy Smalley SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .219 .320 .303 .623 -0.026 0.51 0.000 -0.026 -0.4 1 4
   Frank Baumholtz PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .270 .309 .270 .579 -0.004 0.16 0.000 -0.004 -0.2
Jack Meyer P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .211 .286 .368 .654 0.012 0.35 0.012 0.000 0.1 0 0
   Bob Miller P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .130 .091 .221 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 2
   Ed Bouchee PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .273 .500 .364 .864 -0.007 0.26 0.000 -0.007 -0.2
   Jack Sanford P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Harvey Haddix PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .232 .283 .283 .566 -0.002 0.07 0.000 -0.002 -0.2
Team Totals 26 0 0 0 2 3 29 .000 .103 .000 .103 -0.254 0.39 0.026 -0.280 -4.7 24 12
HBP: R Ashburn (5, by S Maglie).
GIDP: S Hemus (6).
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 0 for 0.
Fielding
DP: 3. B Miller-S Lopata-M Blaylock; S Lopata-S Hemus; M Blaylock-S Hemus.
E: J Meyer (1); S Lopata (16).

Brooklyn Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jim Gilliam 2B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .304 .404 .403 .807 -0.006 0.36 0.018 -0.025 0.2 2 4
Pee Wee Reese SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .259 .326 .348 .674 -0.029 0.38 0.000 -0.029 -0.9 2 3 SH
Duke Snider CF 2 1 0 0 2 1 4 .284 .394 .570 .964 -0.004 0.29 0.009 -0.013 0.3 1 0 IW
Jackie Robinson 3B 2 1 1 0 1 1 4 .278 .388 .412 .800 0.138 0.79 0.140 -0.002 1.5 0 3 2B,SH
Sandy Amoros LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .254 .383 .491 .875 0.020 0.65 0.067 -0.047 0.8 4 0
Gil Hodges 1B 2 1 1 0 2 1 4 .262 .352 .499 .851 0.020 0.38 0.023 -0.004 0.1 14 1 CS,IW
Carl Furillo RF 3 0 0 1 0 1 3 .294 .361 .471 .832 -0.031 0.76 0.005 -0.036 -2.0 0 0 GDP
Roy Campanella C 2 1 1 2 1 0 3 .218 .331 .390 .721 0.152 0.49 0.156 -0.005 1.9 4 0 HR
Sal Maglie P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .119 .132 .119 .252 -0.014 0.18 0.000 -0.014 -1.1 0 1
Team Totals 24 5 4 3 7 4 33 .167 .355 .333 .688 0.246 0.49 0.418 -0.175 0.8 27 12
2B: J Robinson (15, off J Meyer).
HR: R Campanella (19, off J Meyer, 2nd inn, 1 on, 2 outs to LF).
SH: P Reese (15, off J Meyer); J Robinson (8, off J Sanford).
IBB: D Snider (26, by J Meyer); G Hodges (10, by B Miller).
TB: R Campanella 4; J Robinson 2; G Hodges; J Gilliam.
GIDP: C Furillo (27).
RBI: R Campanella 2 (72); C Furillo (82).
2-out RBI: R Campanella 2.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 1 for 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Hodges-P Reese-G Hodges.
Baserunning
CS: G Hodges (3, 2nd base by J Sanford/S Lopata).
Pickoffs: J Robinson (2nd base by J Meyer).

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jack Meyer, L (7-11) 2.1 3 5 3 3 0 1 4.41 13 32 -0.239 0.93 -3.0
Bob Miller 2.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.24 9 3 2 -0.017 0.31 0.6
Jack Sanford 3 1 0 0 3 2 0 1.38 11 0 0 0.011 0.07 1.6
Team Totals 8 4 5 3 7 4 1 3.38 33 32 3 2 -0.245 0.49 -0.8

Brooklyn Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Sal Maglie, W (12-5) 9 0 0 0 2 3 0 2.94 29 88 0.255 0.39 4.7
Team Totals 9 0 0 0 2 3 0 0.00 29 88 0.255 0.39 4.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: S Maglie (5; R Ashburn).
IBB: J Meyer (11; D Snider); B Miller (11; G Hodges).
Pickoffs: J Meyer (1; J Robinson, 2nd base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Hal Dixon, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Babe Pinelli.
Time of Game: 2:07.
Attendance: 15,204.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Night.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Phillies         Brooklyn Dodgers
1 Richie Ashburn CF 1 Jim Gilliam 2B
2 Marv Blaylock 1B 2 Pee Wee Reese SS
3 Stan Lopata C 3 Duke Snider CF
4 Del Ennis LF 4 Jackie Robinson 3B
5 Willie Jones 3B 5 Sandy Amoros LF
6 Elmer Valo RF 6 Gil Hodges 1B
7 Solly Hemus 2B 7 Carl Furillo RF
8 Roy Smalley SS 8 Roy Campanella C
9 Jack Meyer P 9 Sal Maglie P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b2 1-0 2 --3 3,(1-1)  RR BRO R. Campanella J. Meyer 15% 80% Home Run (Line Drive); Hodges Scores
b3 3-0 1 123 7,(3-2)  RR BRO S. Amoros B. Miller 7% 95% Reached on E2 (catch) (Ground Ball to P); Gilliam Scores/No RBI/unER; Snider Scores/No RBI/unER; Robinson to 3B; Amoros to 2B
b2 0-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  BRO J. Robinson J. Meyer 6% 61% Double to LF (Line Drive)
b2 0-0 1 12- 1,(0-1)  BRO C. Furillo J. Meyer 5% 64% Robinson Picked off 2B, safe on E1; Robinson to 3B; Hodges to 2B
b2 0-0 0 -2- 7,(2-2)  O BRO S. Amoros J. Meyer -4% 57% Foul Flyball: 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Phillies Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Sal Maglie facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O PHI R. Ashburn S. Maglie 2% 52% Flyball: 2B
t1 0-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O PHI M. Blaylock S. Maglie 2% 54% Lineout: LF
t1 0-0 2 --- 6,(3-2)  O PHI S. Lopata S. Maglie 1% 55% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Phillies' Jack Meyer facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O BRO J. Gilliam J. Meyer -2% 53% Flyball: SS
b1 0-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O BRO P. Reese J. Meyer -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O BRO D. Snider J. Meyer -1% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Phillies Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Sal Maglie facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O PHI D. Ennis S. Maglie 2% 52% Flyball: LF
t2 0-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O PHI W. Jones S. Maglie 2% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O PHI E. Valo S. Maglie 1% 55% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Phillies' Jack Meyer facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  BRO J. Robinson J. Meyer 6% 61% Double to LF (Line Drive)
b2 0-0 0 -2- 7,(2-2)  O BRO S. Amoros J. Meyer -4% 57% Foul Flyball: 3B
b2 0-0 1 -2- 4,(3-0)  BRO G. Hodges J. Meyer 2% 59% Walk
b2 0-0 1 12- 1,(0-1)  BRO C. Furillo J. Meyer 5% 64% Robinson Picked off 2B, safe on E1; Robinson to 3B; Hodges to 2B
b2 0-0 1 -23 2,(0-1)  RO BRO C. Furillo J. Meyer 0% 65% Groundout: SS-1B; Robinson Scores; Hodges to 3B
b2 1-0 2 --3 3,(1-1)  RR BRO R. Campanella J. Meyer 15% 80% Home Run (Line Drive); Hodges Scores
b2 3-0 2 --- 4,(1-2)  O BRO S. Maglie J. Meyer -1% 79% Groundout: SS-1B
3 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 3.
Top of the 3rd, Phillies Batting, Behind 0-3, Dodgers' Sal Maglie facing 7-8-9
t3 0-3 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O PHI S. Hemus S. Maglie 2% 81% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 0-3 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O PHI R. Smalley S. Maglie 1% 83% Lineout: LF
t3 0-3 2 --- 6,(3-2)  PHI J. Meyer S. Maglie -1% 82% Walk
t3 0-3 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O PHI R. Ashburn S. Maglie 2% 84% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 3.
Bottom of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 3-0, Phillies' Jack Meyer facing 1-2-3
b3 3-0 0 --- 2,(1-0)  BRO J. Gilliam J. Meyer 2% 86% Single to RF (Line Drive)
b3 3-0 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O BRO P. Reese J. Meyer -1% 85% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Gilliam to 2B
b3 3-0 1 -2- 4,(3-0)  BRO D. Snider J. Meyer 1% 86% Intentional Walk
b3 3-0 1 12- 7,(3-2)  BRO J. Robinson J. Meyer 3% 88% Walk; Gilliam to 3B; Snider to 2B
Bob Miller replaces Jack Meyer pitching and batting 9th
b3 3-0 1 123 7,(3-2)  RR BRO S. Amoros B. Miller 7% 95% Reached on E2 (catch) (Ground Ball to P); Gilliam Scores/No RBI/unER; Snider Scores/No RBI/unER; Robinson to 3B; Amoros to 2B
b3 5-0 1 -23 4,(3-0)  BRO G. Hodges B. Miller 0% 95% Intentional Walk
b3 5-0 1 123 2,(1-0)  OO BRO C. Furillo B. Miller -3% 92% Ground Ball Double Play: P-C-1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Top of the 4th, Phillies Batting, Behind 0-5, Dodgers' Sal Maglie facing 2-3-4
t4 0-5 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O PHI M. Blaylock S. Maglie 1% 93% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-5 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O PHI S. Lopata S. Maglie 1% 94% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 0-5 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O PHI D. Ennis S. Maglie 0% 95% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Bottom of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 5-0, Phillies' Bob Miller facing 8-9-1
b4 5-0 0 --- 5,(3-1)  O BRO R. Campanella B. Miller -0% 94% Foul Flyball: C
b4 5-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O BRO S. Maglie B. Miller -0% 94% Flyball: RF
b4 5-0 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O BRO J. Gilliam B. Miller -0% 94% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Top of the 5th, Phillies Batting, Behind 0-5, Dodgers' Sal Maglie facing 5-6-7
t5 0-5 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O PHI W. Jones S. Maglie 1% 95% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 0-5 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O PHI E. Valo S. Maglie 1% 96% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 0-5 2 --- 4,(2-1)  O PHI S. Hemus S. Maglie 0% 96% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 5-0, Phillies' Bob Miller facing 2-3-4
b5 5-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O BRO P. Reese B. Miller -0% 96% Flyball: RF
b5 5-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O BRO D. Snider B. Miller -0% 95% Strikeout Swinging
b5 5-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O BRO J. Robinson B. Miller -0% 95% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Top of the 6th, Phillies Batting, Behind 0-5, Dodgers' Sal Maglie facing 8-9-1
t6 0-5 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O PHI R. Smalley S. Maglie 1% 96% Strikeout Swinging
Ed Bouchee pinch hits for Bob Miller (P) batting 9th
t6 0-5 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O PHI E. Bouchee S. Maglie 1% 97% Strikeout Looking
t6 0-5 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O PHI R. Ashburn S. Maglie 0% 97% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 5-0, Phillies' Jack Sanford facing 5-6-7
Jack Sanford replaces Ed Bouchee (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b6 5-0 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O BRO S. Amoros J. Sanford -0% 97% Flyball: 2B
b6 5-0 1 --- 6,(3-2)  BRO G. Hodges J. Sanford 0% 97% Single to CF (Ground Ball)
b6 5-0 1 1-- 7,(3-2)  OO BRO C. Furillo J. Sanford -1% 97% Double Play: Strikeout Swinging, Hodges Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Top of the 7th, Phillies Batting, Behind 0-5, Dodgers' Sal Maglie facing 2-3-4
t7 0-5 0 --- 5,(3-1)  O PHI M. Blaylock S. Maglie 1% 98% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t7 0-5 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O PHI S. Lopata S. Maglie 1% 98% Flyball: CF
t7 0-5 2 --- 5,(1-2)  O PHI D. Ennis S. Maglie 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 5-0, Phillies' Jack Sanford facing 8-9-1
b7 5-0 0 --- 4,(3-0)  BRO R. Campanella J. Sanford 0% 99% Walk
b7 5-0 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  OO BRO S. Maglie J. Sanford -0% 98% Double Play: Bunt Popfly: 1B-2B
b7 5-0 2 --- 5,(3-1)  BRO J. Gilliam J. Sanford 0% 98% Walk
b7 5-0 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  O BRO P. Reese J. Sanford -0% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Top of the 8th, Phillies Batting, Behind 0-5, Dodgers' Sal Maglie facing 5-6-7
t8 0-5 0 --- 5,(3-1)  PHI W. Jones S. Maglie -1% 97% Walk
t8 0-5 0 1-- 7,(3-2)  O PHI E. Valo S. Maglie 1% 98% Flyball: SS
t8 0-5 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  OO PHI S. Hemus S. Maglie 1% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: 1B-SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 5-0, Phillies' Jack Sanford facing 3-4-5
Ted Kazanski replaces Solly Hemus playing 2B batting 7th
b8 5-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  BRO D. Snider J. Sanford 0% 100% Walk
b8 5-0 0 1-- 3,(1-1)  O BRO J. Robinson J. Sanford -0% 100% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Snider to 2B
b8 5-0 1 -2- 1,(0-0)  O BRO S. Amoros J. Sanford -0% 99% Flyball: CF
b8 5-0 2 -2- 4,(1-2)  O BRO G. Hodges J. Sanford -0% 99% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.
Top of the 9th, Phillies Batting, Behind 0-5, Dodgers' Sal Maglie facing 8-9-1
Frank Baumholtz pinch hits for Roy Smalley (SS) batting 8th
t9 0-5 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O PHI F. Baumholtz S. Maglie 0% 100% Foul Flyball: C
Harvey Haddix pinch hits for Jack Sanford (P) batting 9th
t9 0-5 1 --- 4,(0-2)  O PHI H. Haddix S. Maglie 0% 100% Strikeout Swinging
t9 0-5 2 --- 5,(1-2)  PHI R. Ashburn S. Maglie -0% 100% Hit By Pitch
t9 0-5 2 1-- 2,(0-1)  O PHI M. Blaylock S. Maglie 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Phillies 0, Dodgers 5.

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