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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
5
1
NYY
@CHW
8
5
BOS
@CLE
3
4
BOS
@CLE
2
5
PHA
@DET
4
7
WSH
@SLB
3
4
 
(10)
STL
@BRO
7
3
STL
@BRO
2
3
PIT
@BSN
3
4
 
(12)
PIT
@BSN
7
3
 
(6)
CIN
@NYG
13
9
CIN
@NYG
6
4
CHC
@PHI
5
8
CHC
@PHI
6
7
Sunday, August 24, 1941,
, Braves Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:51
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Pirates
3
63-55
 Lost 1 
4th, 13 GB
at Braves
4
48-70
 Won 1 
7th, 29 GB
W: Manny Salvo (4-12)
L: Rip Sewell (12-13)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  1  1   0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    3 12  1
Braves          0  1  0   0  1  0   0  0  1   0  0  1    4  7  5

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lee Handley 3B 6 1 4 0 0 0 6 .282 .332 .338 .670 2 2 2·2B,SB
Arky Vaughan SS 6 0 1 0 0 1 6 .307 .396 .440 .835 3 4
Bob Elliott RF 5 1 1 1 1 0 6 .281 .356 .390 .747 1 0
Maurice Van Robays LF 5 0 1 0 0 0 6 .285 .341 .387 .728 3 1 SH
Elbie Fletcher 1B 2 0 1 0 1 1 3 .289 .434 .460 .894 4 1
   Ripper Collins 1B 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .204 .264 .265 .529 6 1
Frankie Gustine 2B 6 0 2 1 0 0 6 .255 .301 .334 .635 5 4
Vince DiMaggio CF 6 1 2 1 0 0 6 .270 .351 .459 .810 5 0 HR,2B
Al Lopez C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .270 .327 .348 .674 1 0
   Bill Baker C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .190 .277 .214 .491 3 1
   Debs Garms 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .260 .339 .402 .741
   Spud Davis C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .324 .283 .606 0 0
Rip Sewell P 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .192 .222 .256 .479 2 5 GDP
Team Totals 48 3 12 3 4 3 53 .250 .308 .375 .683 35 19
2B: L Handley 2 (16); V DiMaggio (20).
HR: V DiMaggio (17).
SH: M Van Robays (4).
TB: V DiMaggio 6; L Handley 6; F Gustine 2; E Fletcher; A Vaughan; B Elliott; M Van Robays.
GIDP: R Sewell (3).
RBI: F Gustine (40); B Elliott (61); V DiMaggio (80).
Team LOB: 14.
Fielding
E: R Collins (3).
Baserunning
SB: L Handley (13).

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sibby Sisti 3B 6 0 0 1 0 2 6 .263 .310 .324 .635 4 6
Johnny Cooney CF 4 1 1 1 2 1 6 .308 .340 .367 .707 2 0
Buddy Hassett 1B 3 0 0 0 2 0 6 .262 .329 .306 .635 15 1 SH
Paul Waner RF 6 0 1 0 0 0 6 .255 .368 .332 .700 1 0
Max West LF 5 0 1 0 1 0 6 .267 .371 .410 .781 4 0
Bama Rowell 2B 5 2 1 1 1 0 6 .268 .326 .376 .702 3 3 SB
Eddie Miller SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 5 .220 .272 .312 .584 2 2 HBP
Ray Berres C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .174 .224 .214 .438 4 2
   Gene Moore 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .272 .354 .406 .760
   Al Montgomery C 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .267 .371 .267 .638 1 0 SH
Art Johnson P 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .159 .159 .182 .341 0 0
   Frank Demaree 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .218 .315 .308 .622
   Manny Salvo P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .068 .196 .068 .264 0 2
Team Totals 41 4 7 3 7 3 51 .171 .306 .171 .477 36 16
SH: B Hassett (6); A Montgomery (1).
HBP: E Miller (5).
TB: E Miller 2; A Johnson; M West; J Cooney; P Waner; B Rowell.
RBI: B Rowell (48); J Cooney (25); S Sisti (42).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Sisti-B Rowell-B Hassett.
E: B Rowell 3 (36); S Sisti 2 (33).
Baserunning
SB: B Rowell (9).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rip Sewell, L (12-13) 11.2 7 4 3 7 3 0 3.59 51 67
Team Totals 11.2 7 4 3 7 3 0 2.31 51 67

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Art Johnson 9 11 3 2 3 3 1 2.83 42 55
Manny Salvo, W (4-12) 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.04 11
Team Totals 12 12 3 2 4 3 1 1.50 53 55
Balks: None.
WP: R Sewell (7).
HBP: R Sewell (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Barr, 1B - Ziggy Sears, 2B - (none), 3B - Lou Jorda.
Time of Game: 1:51.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         Boston Braves
1 Lee Handley 3B 1 Sibby Sisti 3B
2 Arky Vaughan SS 2 Johnny Cooney CF
3 Bob Elliott RF 3 Buddy Hassett 1B
4 Maurice Van Robays LF 4 Paul Waner RF
5 Elbie Fletcher 1B 5 Max West LF
6 Frankie Gustine 2B 6 Bama Rowell 2B
7 Vince DiMaggio CF 7 Eddie Miller SS
8 Al Lopez C 8 Ray Berres C
9 Rip Sewell P 9 Art Johnson P

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