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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
2
1
BOS
@CLE
2
6
PHA
@DET
9
6
WSH
@SLB
9
0
CHC
@BRO
2
3
CIN
@BSN
1
2
CIN
@BSN
2
8
STL
@NYG
6
8
STL
@NYG
1
6
PIT
@PHI
10
5
Saturday, July 31, 1926,
, Braves Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:51
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Reds
1
56-44
 Lost 1 
2nd, 2 GB
at Braves
2
39-57
 Won 6 
7th, 16 GB
W: Larry Benton (9-9)
L: Eppa Rixey (8-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  8  0
Braves          0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  1    2  7  1

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Hughie Critz 2B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .282 .333 .402 .735 3 1
Curt Walker RF 4 0 3 0 0 1 4 .331 .398 .500 .898 0 0
Edd Roush CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .334 .375 .493 .868 4 0
Rube Bressler LF 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .352 .436 .452 .888 2 0
   Billy Zitzmann LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .372 .270 .642 0 0
Wally Pipp 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .292 .357 .409 .766 9 1
Val Picinich C 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .268 .353 .384 .738 3 2
Babe Pinelli 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .232 .298 .311 .609 1 3
Hod Ford SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .000 .250 .000 .250 2 1
Eppa Rixey P 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .260 .315 .260 .575 0 4
Team Totals 34 1 8 0 3 8 37 .235 .297 .235 .533 24 12
TB: C Walker 3; H Critz 2; E Roush 2; B Pinelli.
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Pinelli-W Pipp-V Picinich.

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dave Bancroft SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .322 .420 .402 .823 4 5
Jimmy Welsh RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .282 .330 .393 .723 1 1 SH
Les Mann CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .282 .307 .447 .754 1 0 2B
Eddie Moore 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .225 .299 .291 .591 3 3
Eddie Brown LF 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .341 .368 .425 .793 0 0 SB
Andy High 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .320 .373 .425 .798 3 2
Dick Burrus 1B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .273 .318 .342 .659 7 0
Zack Taylor C 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .273 .319 .358 .678 8 0
Larry Benton P 2 0 1 1 0 0 3 .160 .176 .180 .356 0 1 SH
Team Totals 27 2 7 2 4 1 33 .259 .355 .296 .651 27 12
2B: L Mann (7).
SH: J Welsh (21); L Benton (5).
TB: E Brown 2; L Mann 2; L Benton; D Bancroft; E Moore; A High.
RBI: L Benton (3); A High (44).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: A High (22).
Baserunning
SB: E Brown (2).

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Eppa Rixey, L (8-4) 8 7 2 2 4 1 0 3.52 33 57
Team Totals 8 7 2 2 4 1 0 2.25 33 57

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Larry Benton, W (9-9) 9 8 1 0 3 8 0 3.95 37 74
Team Totals 9 8 1 0 3 8 0 0.00 37 74
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Klem, 1B - Frank Wilson, 2B - (none), 3B - Peter McLaughlin.
Time of Game: 1:51.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         Boston Braves
1 Hughie Critz 2B 1 Dave Bancroft SS
2 Curt Walker RF 2 Jimmy Welsh RF
3 Edd Roush CF 3 Les Mann CF
4 Rube Bressler LF 4 Eddie Moore 2B
5 Wally Pipp 1B 5 Eddie Brown LF
6 Val Picinich C 6 Andy High 3B
7 Babe Pinelli 3B 7 Dick Burrus 1B
8 Hod Ford SS 8 Zack Taylor C
9 Eppa Rixey P 9 Larry Benton P

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