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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
1
2
WSH
@NYY
4
6
BOS
@PHA
6
4
PHI
@BRO
1
7
NYG
@BSN
11
7
STL
@CIN
2
6
CHC
@PIT
1
10
Wednesday, July 5, 1939, 3:05PM
, Crosley Field
Attendance: 7,257, Time of Game: 2:04
Cardinals
2
35-32
 Lost 2 
3rd, 7 GB
at Reds
6
42-25
 Won 1 
1st
W: Bucky Walters (12-6)
L: Tom Sunkel (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  1  0   0  1  0    2  4  0
Reds            1  0  1   0  0  2   2  0  X    6  9  1

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lynn King CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .233 .324 .250 .574 -0.093 1.23 0.000 -0.093 -0.8 4 0
   Terry Moore PH-CF 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .283 .355 .441 .796 0.053 0.72 0.053 0.000 1.5 0 0 2B
Jimmy Brown SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .311 .344 .419 .763 -0.113 0.97 0.000 -0.113 -1.4 0 3
Enos Slaughter RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .306 .371 .453 .824 0.011 0.75 0.056 -0.046 -0.2 3 0
Johnny Mize 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .325 .427 .620 1.047 -0.097 0.96 0.000 -0.097 -1.1 6 0
Joe Medwick LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .323 .393 .473 .866 -0.104 0.78 0.000 -0.104 -1.1 2 0 GDP
Stu Martin 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .233 .306 .343 .649 -0.035 0.61 0.027 -0.063 -0.4 2 0 CS
Mickey Owen C 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .256 .353 .367 .719 -0.038 0.78 0.013 -0.050 -0.1 6 0
   Lynn Myers PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .224 .255 .347 .602 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Clyde Shoun P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .300 .222 .522 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Don Gutteridge 3B 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 .234 .300 .328 .627 0.137 0.68 0.150 -0.012 1.0 0 2 HR
Tom Sunkel P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 -0.055 1.15 0.000 -0.055 -0.5 0 1
   Bob Bowman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .048 .000 .048 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Don Padgett PH-C 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .429 .478 .619 1.097 0.013 0.33 0.013 0.000 0.4 1 0
Team Totals 30 2 4 2 3 4 33 .133 .212 .267 .479 -0.321 0.83 0.312 -0.633 -2.6 24 6
2B: T Moore (11, off B Walters).
HR: D Gutteridge (3, off B Walters, 5th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to LF).
TB: D Gutteridge 5; T Moore 2; D Padgett.
GIDP: J Medwick (7).
RBI: D Gutteridge (20); T Moore (24).
2-out RBI: D Gutteridge.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 1 for 3.
Baserunning
CS: S Martin (2, 2nd base by B Walters/E Lombardi).

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Billy Werber 3B 3 3 1 0 2 0 5 .273 .377 .367 .744 0.055 0.71 0.074 -0.019 0.2 0 1 IW
Lonny Frey 2B 4 0 2 2 0 2 5 .296 .391 .519 .910 0.189 1.04 0.227 -0.037 1.8 3 6 2B,SH
Ival Goodman RF 2 0 2 0 1 0 3 .317 .395 .498 .893 0.154 1.19 0.154 0.000 1.8 0 0
   Frenchy Bordagaray PR-RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .243 .303 .329 .631 -0.014 0.24 0.000 -0.014 -0.5 0 0
Frank McCormick 1B 4 0 0 1 0 0 5 .336 .391 .547 .938 -0.027 0.95 0.043 -0.069 -0.8 11 0 SF
Ernie Lombardi C 2 1 1 1 1 0 4 .307 .363 .561 .924 -0.024 1.34 0.017 -0.041 -0.2 4 1 SF,IW
Harry Craft CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .236 .256 .363 .619 -0.111 1.17 0.008 -0.119 -1.1 3 0
Bud Hafey LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .250 .250 .500 .750 -0.025 0.67 0.031 -0.057 0.8 3 0 2B
Billy Myers SS 2 0 0 1 1 0 4 .268 .364 .348 .713 -0.010 0.38 0.020 -0.030 -0.2 3 3 SF
Bucky Walters P 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .377 .411 .434 .845 -0.006 0.41 0.023 -0.029 -0.1 0 2 2B
Team Totals 30 6 9 6 6 4 40 .300 .417 .400 .817 0.181 0.83 0.597 -0.415 1.9 27 13
2B: B Walters (3, off T Sunkel); L Frey (18, off T Sunkel); B Hafey (1, off B Bowman).
SF: E Lombardi (0, off T Sunkel); F McCormick (0, off T Sunkel); B Myers (0, off B Bowman).
SH: L Frey (8, off T Sunkel).
IBB: E Lombardi (9, by T Sunkel); B Werber (1, by T Sunkel).
TB: L Frey 3; I Goodman 2; B Hafey 2; B Walters 2; E Lombardi; B Werber; H Craft.
RBI: L Frey 2 (33); E Lombardi (50); B Myers (16); B Hafey (1); F McCormick (58).
2-out RBI: L Frey 2.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 3 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Myers-L Frey-F McCormick.
E: L Frey (8).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Tom Sunkel, L (0-1) 5.2 6 4 4 5 3 0 4.50 29 39 -0.156 1.10 -1.3
Bob Bowman 1.1 3 2 2 1 0 0 4.05 8 1 0 -0.028 0.19 -1.2
Clyde Shoun 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86 3 0 0 0.003 0.04 0.5
Team Totals 8 9 6 6 6 4 0 6.75 40 39 1 0 -0.181 0.83 -1.9

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bucky Walters, W (12-6) 9 4 2 2 3 4 1 2.66 33 72 0.319 0.83 2.6
Team Totals 9 4 2 2 3 4 1 2.00 33 72 0.319 0.83 2.6
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: T Sunkel 2 (2; E Lombardi, B Werber).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lee Ballanfant, 1B - George Magerkurth, 2B - (none), 3B - Ziggy Sears.
Time of Game: 2:04.
Attendance: 7,257.
Field Condition: Dry.
Start Time Weather: Sunny, No Precipitation.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Cincinnati Reds
1 Lynn King CF 1 Billy Werber 3B
2 Jimmy Brown SS 2 Lonny Frey 2B
3 Enos Slaughter RF 3 Ival Goodman RF
4 Johnny Mize 1B 4 Frank McCormick 1B
5 Joe Medwick LF 5 Ernie Lombardi C
6 Stu Martin 2B 6 Harry Craft CF
7 Mickey Owen C 7 Bud Hafey LF
8 Don Gutteridge 3B 8 Billy Myers SS
9 Tom Sunkel P 9 Bucky Walters P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b6 2-1 2 12- RR CIN L. Frey T. Sunkel 17% 91% Double to RF; Walters Scores; Werber Scores
t5 0-2 2 --- R STL D. Gutteridge B. Walters -11% 69% Home Run
b1 0-0 0 12- CIN I. Goodman T. Sunkel 7% 71% Walk; Werber to 3B; Frey to 2B
b1 0-0 0 123 O CIN F. McCormick T. Sunkel -6% 64% Foul Flyball: 1B
b3 1-0 1 -2- CIN I. Goodman T. Sunkel 6% 75% Single to CF; Werber to 3B; Goodman to 2B/Adv on throw to Hm

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O STL L. King B. Walters 2% 52% Flyball: SS
t1 0-0 1 --- O STL J. Brown B. Walters 2% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- STL E. Slaughter B. Walters -1% 53% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- O STL J. Mize B. Walters 2% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Tom Sunkel facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- CIN B. Werber T. Sunkel 3% 58% Walk
b1 0-0 0 1-- CIN L. Frey T. Sunkel 5% 64% Single to P; Werber to 2B
b1 0-0 0 12- CIN I. Goodman T. Sunkel 7% 71% Walk; Werber to 3B; Frey to 2B
b1 0-0 0 123 O CIN F. McCormick T. Sunkel -6% 64% Foul Flyball: 1B
b1 0-0 1 123 RO CIN E. Lombardi T. Sunkel 0% 65% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Werber Scores; Frey to 3B
b1 1-0 2 1-3 O CIN H. Craft T. Sunkel -4% 60% Flyball: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 1.
Top of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 5-6-7
t2 0-1 0 --- O STL J. Medwick B. Walters 2% 63% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-1 1 --- STL S. Martin B. Walters -3% 60% Walk
t2 0-1 1 1-- O STL M. Owen B. Walters 3% 63% Strikeout
t2 0-1 2 1-- O STL D. Gutteridge B. Walters 2% 66% Martin Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Reds Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Tom Sunkel facing 7-8-9
b2 1-0 0 --- O CIN B. Hafey T. Sunkel -2% 64% Foul Flyball: C
b2 1-0 1 --- O CIN B. Myers T. Sunkel -1% 62% Lineout: CF
b2 1-0 2 --- O CIN B. Walters T. Sunkel -1% 61% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 1.
Top of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 8-9-1
t3 0-1 0 --- STL D. Gutteridge B. Walters -4% 57% Single to RF
t3 0-1 0 1-- O STL T. Sunkel B. Walters 4% 61% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t3 0-1 1 1-- O STL L. King B. Walters 3% 64% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
t3 0-1 2 1-- O STL J. Brown B. Walters 3% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Reds Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Tom Sunkel facing 1-2-3
b3 1-0 0 --- CIN B. Werber T. Sunkel 3% 70% Single to CF
b3 1-0 0 1-- O CIN L. Frey T. Sunkel -1% 69% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Werber to 2B
b3 1-0 1 -2- CIN I. Goodman T. Sunkel 6% 75% Single to CF; Werber to 3B; Goodman to 2B/Adv on throw to Hm
b3 1-0 1 -23 RO CIN F. McCormick T. Sunkel 1% 76% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Werber Scores; Goodman to 3B
b3 2-0 2 --3 CIN E. Lombardi T. Sunkel 1% 77% Intentional Walk
b3 2-0 2 1-3 O CIN H. Craft T. Sunkel -4% 73% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 2.
Top of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-2, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 3-4-5
t4 0-2 0 --- STL E. Slaughter B. Walters -4% 69% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball)
t4 0-2 0 1-- O STL J. Mize B. Walters 4% 73% Flyball: LF
t4 0-2 1 1-- OO STL J. Medwick B. Walters 6% 79% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Reds Batting, Ahead 2-0, Cardinals' Tom Sunkel facing 7-8-9
b4 2-0 0 --- O CIN B. Hafey T. Sunkel -2% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 2-0 1 --- CIN B. Myers T. Sunkel 2% 79% Walk
b4 2-0 1 1-- O CIN B. Walters T. Sunkel -2% 77% Foul Flyball: RF
b4 2-0 2 1-- O CIN B. Werber T. Sunkel -2% 75% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 2.
Top of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-2, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 6-7-8
t5 0-2 0 --- O STL S. Martin B. Walters 3% 78% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t5 0-2 1 --- O STL M. Owen B. Walters 2% 80% Lineout: SS
t5 0-2 2 --- R STL D. Gutteridge B. Walters -11% 69% Home Run
t5 1-2 2 --- O STL T. Sunkel B. Walters 1% 71% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Reds Batting, Ahead 2-1, Cardinals' Tom Sunkel facing 2-3-4
b5 2-1 0 --- O CIN L. Frey T. Sunkel -2% 69% Strikeout
b5 2-1 1 --- CIN I. Goodman T. Sunkel 2% 71% Single to C
Frenchy Bordagaray pinch runs for Ival Goodman (RF) batting 3rd
b5 2-1 1 1-- CIN F. McCormick T. Sunkel 3% 74% Fielder's Choice 3B; Bordagaray to 2B
b5 2-1 1 12- O CIN E. Lombardi T. Sunkel -4% 70% Foul Flyball: C
b5 2-1 2 12- O CIN H. Craft T. Sunkel -4% 66% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 1, Reds 2.
Top of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 1-2, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 1-2-3
Frenchy Bordagaray moves from PR to RF
t6 1-2 0 --- O STL L. King B. Walters 4% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 1-2 1 --- O STL J. Brown B. Walters 3% 72% Flyball: LF
t6 1-2 2 --- O STL E. Slaughter B. Walters 2% 74% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Reds Batting, Ahead 2-1, Cardinals' Tom Sunkel facing 7-8-9
b6 2-1 0 --- O CIN B. Hafey T. Sunkel -2% 72% Foul Flyball: C
b6 2-1 1 --- O CIN B. Myers T. Sunkel -2% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 2-1 2 --- CIN B. Walters T. Sunkel 2% 73% Double to LF
b6 2-1 2 -2- CIN B. Werber T. Sunkel 1% 73% Intentional Walk
b6 2-1 2 12- RR CIN L. Frey T. Sunkel 17% 91% Double to RF; Walters Scores; Werber Scores
Bob Bowman replaces Tom Sunkel pitching and batting 9th
b6 4-1 2 -2- O CIN F. Bordagaray B. Bowman -1% 89% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Reds 4.
Top of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 1-4, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 4-5-6
t7 1-4 0 --- O STL J. Mize B. Walters 2% 92% Flyball: CF
t7 1-4 1 --- O STL J. Medwick B. Walters 2% 93% Strikeout
t7 1-4 2 --- O STL S. Martin B. Walters 1% 94% Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Reds 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Reds Batting, Ahead 4-1, Cardinals' Bob Bowman facing 4-5-6
b7 4-1 0 --- O CIN F. McCormick B. Bowman -1% 94% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 4-1 1 --- CIN E. Lombardi B. Bowman 1% 94% Single to CF
b7 4-1 1 1-- CIN H. Craft B. Bowman 1% 95% Single to CF; Lombardi to 2B
b7 4-1 1 12- R CIN B. Hafey B. Bowman 3% 98% Double to LF; Lombardi Scores; Craft to 3B
b7 5-1 1 -23 RO CIN B. Myers B. Bowman 0% 99% Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Craft Scores
b7 6-1 2 -2- CIN B. Walters B. Bowman 0% 99% Walk
b7 6-1 2 12- O CIN B. Werber B. Bowman -0% 98% Flyball: LF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 1, Reds 6.
Top of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 1-6, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 7-8-9
t8 1-6 0 --- STL M. Owen B. Walters -1% 97% Walk
Lynn Myers pinch runs for Mickey Owen (C) batting 7th
t8 1-6 0 1-- O STL D. Gutteridge B. Walters 1% 98% Flyball: CF
Don Padgett pinch hits for Bob Bowman (P) batting 9th
t8 1-6 1 1-- STL D. Padgett B. Walters -1% 97% Single to CF; Myers to 2B
Terry Moore pinch hits for Lynn King (CF) batting 1st
t8 1-6 1 12- R STL T. Moore B. Walters -5% 92% Double to LF; Myers Scores; Padgett to 3B
t8 2-6 1 -23 O STL J. Brown B. Walters 4% 96% Lineout: CF
t8 2-6 2 -23 O STL E. Slaughter B. Walters 3% 99% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 2, Reds 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Reds Batting, Ahead 6-2, Cardinals' Clyde Shoun facing 2-3-4
Clyde Shoun replaces Lynn Myers (PR) pitching and batting 7th
Don Padgett moves from PH to C
Terry Moore moves from PH to CF
b8 6-2 0 --- O CIN L. Frey C. Shoun -0% 99% Strikeout
b8 6-2 1 --- O CIN F. Bordagaray C. Shoun -0% 99% Flyball: 2B
b8 6-2 2 --- O CIN F. McCormick C. Shoun -0% 99% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Reds 6.
Top of the 9th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 2-6, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 4-5-6
t9 2-6 0 --- O STL J. Mize B. Walters 1% 99% Flyball: LF
t9 2-6 1 --- O STL J. Medwick B. Walters 0% 100% Groundout: P-1B
t9 2-6 2 --- O STL S. Martin B. Walters 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Reds 6.

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