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Scores
Standings
CHW
@BOS
4
7
CLE
@NYY
0
6
SLB
@PHA
8
6
DET
@WSH
3
6
BRO
@CHC
14
5
BSN
@CIN
9
13
NYG
@PIT
3
5
PHI
@STL
3
2
Wednesday, May 18, 1949,
, Crosley Field
Attendance: 5,380, Time of Game: 2:42
Braves
9
16-11
 Lost 2 
1st
at Reds
13
15-12
 Won 2 
3rd, 1 GB
W: Eddie Erautt (2-2)
L: Nels Potter (3-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  4  0   0  5  0   0  0  0    9 16  3
Reds            0  0  0   5  2  0   1  0  5   13 17  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Stanky 2B 3 2 1 1 3 0 6 .267 .379 .314 .693 3 2
Al Dark SS 6 0 3 3 0 0 6 .359 .419 .462 .880 2 3 2B
Pete Reiser LF 6 0 2 2 0 1 6 .250 .400 .250 .650 5 0
Bob Elliott 3B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .294 .394 .424 .817 1 2
Jim Russell CF 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .274 .358 .425 .783 0 0 HR,2B
Clint Conatser RF 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .214 .298 .286 .584 2 0
   Tommy Holmes RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .205 .290 .277 .567 1 0
Marv Rickert 1B 5 2 2 1 0 1 5 .372 .413 .558 .971 8 0 HR,2B
Phil Masi C 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .222 .344 .259 .603 3 0
Johnny Sain P 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .286 .286 .333 .619 0 1
   Bobby Hogue P 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .375 .375 .375 .750 0 0
   Nels Potter P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .167 .286 .333 .619 0 0
   Red Barrett P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
Team Totals 42 9 16 9 6 2 48 .381 .458 .595 1.054 25 9
2B: A Dark (9); J Russell (8); M Rickert (3).
HR: J Russell (2); M Rickert (1).
TB: J Russell 7; M Rickert 6; A Dark 4; P Reiser 2; B Elliott 2; B Hogue; C Conatser; J Sain; E Stanky.
RBI: A Dark 3 (12); P Reiser 2 (8); J Russell 2 (20); E Stanky (3); M Rickert (8).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
DP: 2. A Dark-E Stanky-M Rickert; E Stanky-A Dark-M Rickert.
E: M Rickert (1); A Dark (10); N Potter (1).

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Grady Hatton 3B 5 2 3 4 1 0 6 .265 .405 .490 .895 0 3 HR,3B,2B
Virgil Stallcup SS 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .327 .346 .452 .798 1 3 GDP
Lloyd Merriman CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .278 .328 .389 .716 7 0
Hank Sauer LF 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .283 .372 .424 .796 1 0 2B,GDP
Johnny Wyrostek RF 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .279 .344 .468 .813 4 0
Ted Kluszewski 1B 5 2 4 1 0 1 5 .346 .369 .420 .789 6 0 2·2B
   Chuck Kress PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .174 .269 .261 .530
Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 5 2 2 2 0 1 5 .293 .333 .475 .808 4 2 HR
Ray Mueller C 4 1 2 4 0 0 5 .189 .259 .245 .504 4 0 HR,SH
Ken Raffensberger P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .077 .077 .077 .154 0 0
   Herm Wehmeier P 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 0
   Ken Burkhart P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0
   Frank Fanovich P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Eddie Erautt P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0
   Frank Baumholtz PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .188 .278 .375 .653
Team Totals 41 13 17 13 4 3 46 .415 .467 .780 1.247 27 8
2B: G Hatton (7); H Sauer (5); T Kluszewski 2 (6).
3B: G Hatton (2).
HR: G Hatton (4); J Bloodworth (4); R Mueller (1).
SH: R Mueller (2).
TB: G Hatton 9; T Kluszewski 6; J Bloodworth 5; R Mueller 5; H Sauer 2; V Stallcup 2; L Merriman; J Wyrostek; H Wehmeier.
GIDP: H Sauer (6); V Stallcup (4).
RBI: R Mueller 4 (5); G Hatton 4 (13); J Bloodworth 2 (15); V Stallcup 2 (15); T Kluszewski (12).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Bloodworth.

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Sain 3.2 8 5 3 0 0 1 4.19 20 29
Bobby Hogue 2 4 2 0 2 1 0 1.86 11
Nels Potter, L (3-3) 2.1 4 4 4 1 2 1 5.95 14
Red Barrett 0.1 1 2 2 1 0 1 10.29 2
Team Totals 8.1 17 13 9 4 3 3 9.72 47 29

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ken Raffensberger 2 4 4 4 2 0 0 3.15 12 30
Herm Wehmeier 2.1 6 3 3 0 0 2 5.70 13
Ken Burkhart 0.1 3 2 2 1 0 0 4.66 6
Frank Fanovich 3.1 3 0 0 3 2 0 0.00 15
Eddie Erautt, W (2-2) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.24 2
Team Totals 9 16 9 9 6 2 2 9.00 48 30
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - Beans Reardon, 2B - (none), 3B - Larry Goetz.
Time of Game: 2:42.
Attendance: 5,380.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Cincinnati Reds
1 Eddie Stanky 2B 1 Grady Hatton 3B
2 Al Dark SS 2 Virgil Stallcup SS
3 Pete Reiser LF 3 Lloyd Merriman CF
4 Bob Elliott 3B 4 Hank Sauer LF
5 Jim Russell CF 5 Johnny Wyrostek RF
6 Clint Conatser RF 6 Ted Kluszewski 1B
7 Marv Rickert 1B 7 Jimmy Bloodworth 2B
8 Phil Masi C 8 Ray Mueller C
9 Johnny Sain P 9 Ken Raffensberger P

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