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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
0
1
SLB
@CHW
2
5
SLB
@CHW
8
4
DET
@CLE
3
1
PHA
@NYY
3
2
PIT
@CIN
3
8
NYG
@PHI
3
0
CHC
@STL
1
3
Monday, August 11, 1947, 8:32PM
, Crosley Field
Attendance: 12,832, Time of Game: 2:01
Pirates
3
45-64
 Lost 3 
7th, 21 GB
at Reds
8
53-60
 Won 1 
5th, 15 GB
W: Bucky Walters (6-5)
L: Roger Wolff (1-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  1  1   0  0  0   0  1  0    3  8  0
Reds            2  0  4   0  0  1   0  1  X    8 15  1

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Culley Rikard RF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .298 .408 .409 .817 -0.001 0.46 0.035 -0.036 -0.6 3 0
Jim Russell CF 3 2 1 1 1 0 4 .257 .348 .383 .731 0.077 0.52 0.127 -0.050 1.5 3 0 HR
Frankie Gustine 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .312 .383 .414 .797 -0.053 0.59 0.019 -0.071 -0.7 2 2 GDP
Ralph Kiner LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .299 .394 .565 .958 -0.005 0.65 0.036 -0.041 0.1 2 0
Hank Greenberg 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .254 .408 .498 .907 -0.062 0.74 0.000 -0.062 -0.9 5 2
Billy Cox SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .256 .300 .396 .697 -0.011 0.54 0.034 -0.045 -0.5 3 4 3B
Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .270 .318 .403 .720 0.053 0.56 0.080 -0.027 0.2 3 1
Dixie Howell C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .294 .373 .346 .718 -0.048 0.59 0.000 -0.048 -0.6 3 0
   Bill Salkeld PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .235 .350 .265 .615 0.001 0.02 0.001 0.000 0.1
Roger Wolff P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .077 .000 .077 -0.027 1.03 0.000 -0.027 -0.2 0 0
   Nick Strincevich P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .056 .150 .056 .206 -0.014 0.27 0.000 -0.014 -0.3 0 0
   Elbie Fletcher PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .256 .360 .314 .674 0.003 0.07 0.003 0.000 0.2
Team Totals 34 3 8 2 3 2 37 .235 .297 .382 .680 -0.087 0.54 0.335 -0.421 -1.7 24 9
3B: B Cox (5, off B Walters).
HR: J Russell (5, off B Walters, 3rd inn, 0 on, 2 outs to RF).
TB: J Russell 4; B Cox 3; R Kiner 2; E Fletcher; J Bloodworth; B Salkeld; C Rikard.
GIDP: F Gustine (8).
RBI: J Bloodworth (30); J Russell (30).
2-out RBI: J Bloodworth; J Russell.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Cox-J Bloodworth-H Greenberg; B Cox-J Bloodworth.
Baserunning
Pickoffs: J Russell (1st base by B Walters).

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Frank Baumholtz RF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .296 .351 .396 .747 -0.042 0.49 0.012 -0.055 0.5 2 0
Benny Zientara 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 5 .257 .287 .309 .596 -0.020 0.37 0.025 -0.045 -1.4 1 2 SH
Grady Hatton 3B 4 2 4 3 1 0 5 .298 .399 .482 .881 0.227 0.42 0.227 0.000 3.5 0 7 HR,3B,2·2B,IW
Babe Young 1B 3 1 1 1 2 0 5 .252 .333 .457 .790 0.018 0.46 0.031 -0.013 0.0 12 1 IW
Bert Haas CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .296 .356 .385 .741 0.000 0.63 0.032 -0.032 -1.2 0 0
   Clyde Vollmer CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .265 .291 .556 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Augie Galan LF 4 1 2 4 0 1 4 .319 .463 .417 .880 0.293 0.98 0.311 -0.018 3.3 3 0 HR,2B
Ray Lamanno C 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .255 .308 .374 .683 0.029 0.31 0.039 -0.010 0.1 3 0 2B
Eddie Miller SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .236 .311 .412 .723 -0.073 0.51 0.003 -0.076 -1.1 6 4 GDP
Bucky Walters P 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .258 .281 .323 .604 -0.017 0.29 0.008 -0.025 0.2 0 0
Team Totals 36 8 15 8 4 3 41 .417 .475 .750 1.225 0.415 0.49 0.688 -0.274 3.9 27 14
2B: G Hatton 2 (20, 1 off R Wolff, 1 off N Strincevich); R Lamanno (15, off R Wolff); A Galan (9, off N Strincevich).
3B: G Hatton (6, off N Strincevich).
HR: G Hatton (12, off R Wolff, 1st inn, 1 on, 1 out to CF-RF); A Galan (5, off R Wolff, 3rd inn, 3 on, 2 outs to RF).
SH: B Zientara (12, off N Strincevich).
IBB: B Young (3, by N Strincevich); G Hatton (3, by N Strincevich).
TB: G Hatton 11; A Galan 6; R Lamanno 3; B Walters 2; F Baumholtz 2; B Young; B Haas; B Zientara.
GIDP: E Miller (15).
RBI: A Galan 4 (49); G Hatton 3 (54); B Young (56).
2-out RBI: A Galan 4; G Hatton.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 2 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Zientara-E Miller-B Young.
E: B Young (6).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Roger Wolff, L (1-4) 2.2 8 6 6 1 1 2 6.44 16 18 -0.438 0.97 -4.8
Nick Strincevich 5.1 7 2 2 3 2 0 4.44 25 1 0 0.023 0.19 0.9
Team Totals 8 15 8 8 4 3 2 9.00 41 18 1 0 -0.415 0.49 -3.9

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bucky Walters, W (6-5) 9 8 3 2 3 2 1 5.86 37 60 0.085 0.54 1.7
Team Totals 9 8 3 2 3 2 1 2.00 37 60 0.085 0.54 1.7
Balks: B Walters (1).
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: N Strincevich 2 (5; B Young, G Hatton).
Pickoffs: B Walters (0; J Russell, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Babe Pinelli, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:01.
Attendance: 12,832.
Field Condition: Dry.
Start Time Weather: 85° F, Night, No Precipitation.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         Cincinnati Reds
1 Culley Rikard RF 1 Frank Baumholtz RF
2 Jim Russell CF 2 Benny Zientara 2B
3 Frankie Gustine 3B 3 Grady Hatton 3B
4 Ralph Kiner LF 4 Babe Young 1B
5 Hank Greenberg 1B 5 Bert Haas CF
6 Billy Cox SS 6 Augie Galan LF
7 Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 7 Ray Lamanno C
8 Dixie Howell C 8 Eddie Miller SS
9 Roger Wolff P 9 Bucky Walters P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 2-2 2 123 RRRR CIN A. Galan R. Wolff 30% 88% Home Run; Hatton Scores; Young Scores; Haas Scores
b1 0-0 1 1-- RR CIN G. Hatton R. Wolff 17% 72% Home Run (CF-RF); Zientara Scores
t3 1-2 2 --- R PIT J. Russell B. Walters -11% 54% Home Run
t2 0-2 2 --3 R PIT J. Bloodworth B. Walters -8% 63% Single to LF; Cox Scores
b2 2-1 0 1-- OO CIN E. Miller R. Wolff -7% 62% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Pirates Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- PIT C. Rikard B. Walters -4% 46% Single to CF
t1 0-0 0 1-- O PIT J. Russell B. Walters 3% 50% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t1 0-0 1 1-- OO PIT F. Gustine B. Walters 5% 55% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 0, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Pirates' Roger Wolff facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CIN F. Baumholtz R. Wolff -2% 53% Foul Flyball: RF
b1 0-0 1 --- CIN B. Zientara R. Wolff 2% 55% Single to CF
b1 0-0 1 1-- RR CIN G. Hatton R. Wolff 17% 72% Home Run (CF-RF); Zientara Scores
b1 2-0 1 --- CIN B. Young R. Wolff 2% 73% Single to RF
b1 2-0 1 1-- O CIN B. Haas R. Wolff -2% 71% Flyball: CF
b1 2-0 2 1-- O CIN A. Galan R. Wolff -2% 70% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 0, Reds 2.
Top of the 2nd, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-2, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 4-5-6
t2 0-2 0 --- O PIT R. Kiner B. Walters 2% 72% Flyball: LF
t2 0-2 1 --- O PIT H. Greenberg B. Walters 2% 74% Flyball: LF
t2 0-2 2 --- PIT B. Cox B. Walters -2% 71% Triple to RF
t2 0-2 2 --3 R PIT J. Bloodworth B. Walters -8% 63% Single to LF; Cox Scores
t2 1-2 2 1-- O PIT D. Howell B. Walters 2% 66% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 1, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Reds Batting, Ahead 2-1, Pirates' Roger Wolff facing 7-8-9
b2 2-1 0 --- CIN R. Lamanno R. Wolff 3% 69% Single to CF
b2 2-1 0 1-- OO CIN E. Miller R. Wolff -7% 62% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b2 2-1 2 --- O CIN B. Walters R. Wolff -1% 61% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Reds 2.
Top of the 3rd, Pirates Batting, Behind 1-2, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 9-1-2
t3 1-2 0 --- O PIT R. Wolff B. Walters 3% 64% Strikeout Looking
t3 1-2 1 --- O PIT C. Rikard B. Walters 2% 66% Flyball: LF
t3 1-2 2 --- R PIT J. Russell B. Walters -11% 54% Home Run
t3 2-2 2 --- O PIT F. Gustine B. Walters 1% 56% Foul Flyball: 1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 2, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Reds Batting, Tied 2-2, Pirates' Roger Wolff facing 1-2-3
b3 2-2 0 --- O CIN F. Baumholtz R. Wolff -3% 53% Foul Flyball: 3B
b3 2-2 1 --- O CIN B. Zientara R. Wolff -2% 51% Groundout: 3B-1B
b3 2-2 2 --- CIN G. Hatton R. Wolff 3% 54% Double to RF
b3 2-2 2 -2- CIN B. Young R. Wolff 1% 55% Walk
b3 2-2 2 12- CIN B. Haas R. Wolff 3% 58% Single to SS; Hatton to 3B; Young to 2B
b3 2-2 2 123 RRRR CIN A. Galan R. Wolff 30% 88% Home Run; Hatton Scores; Young Scores; Haas Scores
b3 6-2 2 --- CIN R. Lamanno R. Wolff 1% 89% Double to CF
Nick Strincevich replaces Roger Wolff pitching and batting 9th
b3 6-2 2 -2- CIN E. Miller N. Strincevich 0% 89% Walk
b3 6-2 2 12- O CIN B. Walters N. Strincevich -2% 88% Flyball: RF
4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 2, Reds 6.
Top of the 4th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-6, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 4-5-6
t4 2-6 0 --- O PIT R. Kiner B. Walters 2% 89% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 2-6 1 --- O PIT H. Greenberg B. Walters 1% 91% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 2-6 2 --- PIT B. Cox B. Walters -1% 90% Walk
t4 2-6 2 1-- O PIT J. Bloodworth B. Walters 2% 91% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 2, Reds 6.
Bottom of the 4th, Reds Batting, Ahead 6-2, Pirates' Nick Strincevich facing 1-2-3
b4 6-2 0 --- O CIN F. Baumholtz N. Strincevich -1% 90% Lineout: SS
b4 6-2 1 --- O CIN B. Zientara N. Strincevich -1% 90% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 6-2 2 --- CIN G. Hatton N. Strincevich 1% 91% Triple to CF
b4 6-2 2 --3 O CIN B. Young N. Strincevich -1% 90% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 2, Reds 6.
Top of the 5th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-6, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 8-9-1
t5 2-6 0 --- O PIT D. Howell B. Walters 2% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 2-6 1 --- O PIT N. Strincevich B. Walters 1% 92% Flyball: RF
t5 2-6 2 --- O PIT C. Rikard B. Walters 1% 93% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 2, Reds 6.
Bottom of the 5th, Reds Batting, Ahead 6-2, Pirates' Nick Strincevich facing 5-6-7
b5 6-2 0 --- O CIN B. Haas N. Strincevich -1% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 6-2 1 --- CIN A. Galan N. Strincevich 1% 94% Double to LF
b5 6-2 1 -2- O CIN R. Lamanno N. Strincevich -1% 93% Strikeout
b5 6-2 2 -2- O CIN E. Miller N. Strincevich -1% 92% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 2, Reds 6.
Top of the 6th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-6, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 2-3-4
t6 2-6 0 --- O PIT J. Russell B. Walters 2% 93% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 2-6 1 --- PIT F. Gustine B. Walters -2% 92% Walk
t6 2-6 1 1-- PIT R. Kiner B. Walters -3% 89% Single to CF; Gustine to 2B
t6 2-6 1 12- O PIT H. Greenberg B. Walters 3% 91% Groundout: 3B-1B; Gustine to 3B; Kiner to 2B
t6 2-6 2 -23 O PIT B. Cox B. Walters 4% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 2, Reds 6.
Bottom of the 6th, Reds Batting, Ahead 6-2, Pirates' Nick Strincevich facing 9-1-2
b6 6-2 0 --- CIN B. Walters N. Strincevich 1% 96% Single to CF
b6 6-2 0 1-- CIN F. Baumholtz N. Strincevich 1% 97% Single to CF; Walters to 2B
b6 6-2 0 12- OO CIN B. Zientara N. Strincevich -2% 95% Line Drive Double Play: SS-2B
b6 6-2 2 1-- R CIN G. Hatton N. Strincevich 3% 97% Double to LF; Baumholtz Scores
b6 7-2 2 -2- CIN B. Young N. Strincevich 0% 97% Intentional Walk
b6 7-2 2 12- O CIN B. Haas N. Strincevich -0% 97% Flyball: CF
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 2, Reds 7.
Top of the 7th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-7, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 7-8-9
t7 2-7 0 --- O PIT J. Bloodworth B. Walters 1% 98% Lineout: SS
t7 2-7 1 --- O PIT D. Howell B. Walters 1% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
t7 2-7 2 --- O PIT N. Strincevich B. Walters 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 2, Reds 7.
Bottom of the 7th, Reds Batting, Ahead 7-2, Pirates' Nick Strincevich facing 6-7-8
b7 7-2 0 --- O CIN A. Galan N. Strincevich -0% 98% Strikeout Looking
b7 7-2 1 --- O CIN R. Lamanno N. Strincevich -0% 98% Flyball: LF
b7 7-2 2 --- O CIN E. Miller N. Strincevich -0% 98% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 2, Reds 7.
Top of the 8th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-7, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 1-2-3
t8 2-7 0 --- O PIT C. Rikard B. Walters 1% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 2-7 1 --- PIT J. Russell B. Walters -1% 98% Walk
t8 2-7 1 1-- O PIT F. Gustine B. Walters 1% 99% Foul Flyball: C
t8 2-7 2 1-- PIT R. Kiner B. Walters -0% 99% Russell Picked off 1B, safe on E3; Russell to 2B
t8 2-7 2 -2- PIT R. Kiner B. Walters -1% 98% Single to LF; Russell to 3B
t8 2-7 2 1-3 R PIT H. Greenberg B. Walters -1% 98% Balk; Russell Scores/unER
t8 3-7 2 1-- O PIT H. Greenberg B. Walters 1% 99% Flyball: SS
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Pirates 3, Reds 7.
Bottom of the 8th, Reds Batting, Ahead 7-3, Pirates' Nick Strincevich facing 9-1-2
b8 7-3 0 --- CIN B. Walters N. Strincevich 0% 99% Single to LF
b8 7-3 0 1-- CIN F. Baumholtz N. Strincevich 0% 99% Single to CF; Walters to 2B
b8 7-3 0 12- O CIN B. Zientara N. Strincevich 0% 99% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Walters to 3B; Baumholtz to 2B
b8 7-3 1 -23 CIN G. Hatton N. Strincevich 0% 99% Intentional Walk
b8 7-3 1 123 RO CIN B. Young N. Strincevich 0% 99% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Walters Scores; Baumholtz to 3B
b8 8-3 2 1-3 O CIN B. Haas N. Strincevich -0% 99% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 3, Reds 8.
Top of the 9th, Pirates Batting, Behind 3-8, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 6-7-8
Clyde Vollmer replaces Bert Haas playing CF batting 5th
t9 3-8 0 --- O PIT B. Cox B. Walters 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 3-8 1 --- O PIT J. Bloodworth B. Walters 0% 100% Flyball: SS
Bill Salkeld pinch hits for Dixie Howell (C) batting 8th
t9 3-8 2 --- PIT B. Salkeld B. Walters -0% 100% Single to CF
Elbie Fletcher pinch hits for Nick Strincevich (P) batting 9th
t9 3-8 2 1-- PIT E. Fletcher B. Walters -0% 100% Single to CF; Salkeld to 2B
t9 3-8 2 12- O PIT C. Rikard B. Walters 0% 100% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 3, Reds 8.

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