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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
0
6
SLB
@CHW
3
2
CLE
@DET
3
2
BOS
@PHA
0
1
BOS
@PHA
2
7
NYY
@WSH
4
2
NYY
@WSH
0
3
PHI
@BSN
3
6
PHI
@BSN
5
4
PIT
@CIN
4
2
PIT
@CIN
7
3
BRO
@NYG
7
4
 
(11)
BRO
@NYG
2
6
 
(7)
CHC
@STL
4
1
 
(10)
CHC
@STL
0
4
Sunday, September 2, 1945,
, Crosley Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:03
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Pirates
4
68-62
 Won 3 
5th, 11 GB
at Reds
2
49-74
 Lost 2 
7th, 27½ GB
L: Joe Bowman (9-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         1  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  2    4 10  1
Reds            0  0  0   1  1  0   0  0  0    2  7  0

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Al Gionfriddo CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .295 .369 .403 .772 2 0 SB
Johnny Barrett RF 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .266 .358 .432 .790 2 0 SB
Jim Russell LF 3 1 1 1 2 0 5 .291 .375 .426 .801 3 0 2B,3·SB
Bill Salkeld C 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .318 .413 .556 .969 6 0 2B,SB
Bob Elliott 3B 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .281 .369 .407 .776 1 2
Frankie Gustine SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .287 .341 .390 .731 2 4
Babe Dahlgren 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .254 .321 .362 .683 9 0
Pete Coscarart 2B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .241 .331 .358 .689 2 1
Boom-Boom Beck P 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .185 .214 .185 .399 0 3 SH
Team Totals 35 4 10 4 5 2 41 .286 .375 .343 .718 27 10
2B: J Russell (21); B Salkeld (15).
SH: B Beck (4).
TB: B Salkeld 3; B Elliott 2; J Barrett 2; J Russell 2; A Gionfriddo; F Gustine; P Coscarart.
RBI: B Elliott 2 (89); J Barrett (58); J Russell (70).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Elliott-F Gustine-B Dahlgren.
E: B Salkeld (7).
Baserunning
SB: A Gionfriddo (10); J Barrett (21); J Russell 3 (15); B Salkeld (2).

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dain Clay CF 2 1 1 0 2 1 4 .283 .321 .341 .662 3 0 2·SB
Eric Tipton LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .251 .332 .357 .689 2 0
Al Libke RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .297 .357 .415 .772 1 0 SB
Hank Sauer 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 12 2
Steve Mesner 3B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .244 .313 .286 .599 0 6
Eddie Miller SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .231 .265 .378 .643 2 3
Al Unser C 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .270 .327 .395 .722 4 1 SH
   Dick Sipek 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .243 .298 .314 .612
Kermit Wahl 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .193 .278 .267 .545 1 5
Joe Bowman P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .061 .101 .106 .208 2 2 GDP
Team Totals 31 2 7 2 2 4 34 .226 .273 .226 .499 27 19
SH: A Unser (1).
TB: S Mesner 2; K Wahl; E Miller; D Clay; E Tipton; A Libke.
GIDP: J Bowman (2).
RBI: E Tipton (34); S Mesner (44).
Team LOB: 5.
Baserunning
SB: D Clay 2 (17); A Libke (6).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Boom-Boom Beck, W (7-4) 9 7 2 2 2 4 0 2.75 34 67
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 2 4 0 2.00 34 67

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Bowman, L (9-12) 9 10 4 4 5 2 0 3.96 41 48
Team Totals 9 10 4 4 5 2 0 4.00 41 48
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dusty Boggess, 1B - Babe Pinelli, 2B - (none), 3B - Jocko Conlan.
Time of Game: 2:03.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         Cincinnati Reds
1 Al Gionfriddo CF 1 Dain Clay CF
2 Johnny Barrett RF 2 Eric Tipton LF
3 Jim Russell LF 3 Al Libke RF
4 Bill Salkeld C 4 Hank Sauer 1B
5 Bob Elliott 3B 5 Steve Mesner 3B
6 Frankie Gustine SS 6 Eddie Miller SS
7 Babe Dahlgren 1B 7 Al Unser C
8 Pete Coscarart 2B 8 Kermit Wahl 2B
9 Boom-Boom Beck P 9 Joe Bowman P

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