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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
5
8
PHA
@BOS
10
11
 
(8)
DET
@CHW
2
4
DET
@CHW
1
0
CLE
@SLB
7
4
 
(6)
NYG
@BRO
3
7
STL
@CIN
4
2
STL
@CIN
7
4
CHC
@PIT
8
6
CHC
@PIT
9
6
 
(6)
Sunday, July 10, 1949,
, Crosley Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:17
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cardinals
4
46-32
 Won 3 
2nd, ½ GB
at Reds
2
31-44
 Lost 3 
7th, 15 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  2   0  1  1    4 13  1
Reds            0  0  1   0  1  0   0  0  0    2 11  0

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Chuck Diering CF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .242 .329 .346 .676 -0.145 1.15 0.000 -0.145 -1.3 3 0
Red Schoendienst 2B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .330 .376 .400 .776 -0.038 0.83 0.042 -0.080 -0.0 3 1
Stan Musial RF 5 1 1 0 0 2 5 .292 .416 .508 .925 0.008 1.11 0.080 -0.072 -0.1 1 0
Nippy Jones 1B 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 .303 .338 .417 .755 -0.024 1.33 0.110 -0.135 0.2 6 0
Enos Slaughter LF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .304 .400 .456 .856 -0.002 1.16 0.088 -0.090 -0.1 3 0
   Hal Rice LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .324 .471 .795 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Eddie Kazak 3B 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .302 .356 .403 .759 -0.017 1.37 0.118 -0.135 -0.3 2 2 2B
Marty Marion SS 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .305 .350 .410 .761 0.387 1.34 0.433 -0.046 1.6 2 6 2B
Del Rice C 3 0 3 0 1 0 4 .286 .366 .395 .761 0.111 1.07 0.111 0.000 0.9 6 1 2B
Harry Brecheen P 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .179 .179 .179 .359 -0.193 1.89 0.000 -0.193 -1.6 1 0
Team Totals 40 4 13 4 2 3 42 .325 .357 .400 .757 0.087 1.23 0.982 -0.896 -0.6 27 10
2B: D Rice (8, off K Raffensberger); E Kazak (13, off K Raffensberger); M Marion (20, off K Raffensberger).
TB: D Rice 4; M Marion 3; N Jones 2; E Slaughter 2; E Kazak 2; R Schoendienst 2; S Musial.
RBI: M Marion 2 (28); E Kazak (38); N Jones (34).
2-out RBI: M Marion 2; E Kazak; N Jones.
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 3 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. R Schoendienst-M Marion-N Jones.
E: E Kazak (20).

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Harry Walker CF 4 0 3 1 1 0 5 .289 .349 .386 .735 0.243 1.90 0.281 -0.038 1.5 4 0 CS
Bobby Adams 2B 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .235 .318 .313 .631 -0.218 2.96 0.066 -0.284 -0.9 4 3
Peanuts Lowrey LF 3 0 2 0 0 0 4 .280 .330 .376 .706 0.072 1.47 0.114 -0.043 0.2 3 0 SH
Walker Cooper C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .253 .304 .442 .746 -0.151 2.25 0.022 -0.173 -0.8 3 0
Grady Hatton 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .244 .344 .412 .757 -0.225 2.26 0.000 -0.225 -1.3 2 1
Danny Litwhiler RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .250 .316 .375 .691 -0.098 1.36 0.026 -0.123 -0.5 3 0
Ted Kluszewski 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .287 .310 .377 .687 0.003 1.20 0.095 -0.093 -0.1 8 0 GDP
Claude Corbitt SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .140 .204 .140 .344 -0.069 1.16 0.000 -0.069 -0.6 0 3 SH
   Jimmy Bloodworth PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .240 .286 .388 .674 -0.062 2.63 0.000 -0.062 -0.3
Ken Raffensberger P 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .167 .222 .214 .437 -0.009 0.91 0.046 -0.054 -0.1 0 0 2B
   Dixie Howell PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .281 .297 .348 .645 0.101 1.59 0.101 0.000 0.4
   Lloyd Merriman PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .202 .252 .303 .554 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Team Totals 34 2 11 2 2 5 38 .324 .361 .353 .714 -0.413 1.81 0.751 -1.164 -2.6 27 7
2B: K Raffensberger (2, off H Brecheen).
SH: C Corbitt (2, off H Brecheen); P Lowrey (4, off H Brecheen).
TB: H Walker 3; P Lowrey 2; K Raffensberger 2; T Kluszewski 2; D Howell; D Litwhiler; B Adams.
GIDP: T Kluszewski (4).
RBI: H Walker (23); B Adams (10).
2-out RBI: H Walker.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 2 for 10.
Fielding
PB: W Cooper (9).
Baserunning
CS: H Walker (2, 2nd base by H Brecheen/D Rice).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Harry Brecheen, W (6-6) 9 11 2 2 2 5 0 3.38 38 60 0.412 1.81 2.6
Team Totals 9 11 2 2 2 5 0 2.00 38 60 0.412 1.81 2.6

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ken Raffensberger, L (9-7) 9 13 4 4 2 3 0 3.03 42 46 -0.088 1.23 0.6
Team Totals 9 13 4 4 2 3 0 4.00 42 46 -0.088 1.23 0.6
Balks: None.
WP: H Brecheen (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry Goetz, 1B - Lou Jorda, 2B - (none), 3B - Beans Reardon.
Time of Game: 2:17.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Cincinnati Reds
1 Chuck Diering CF 1 Harry Walker CF
2 Red Schoendienst 2B 2 Bobby Adams 2B
3 Stan Musial RF 3 Peanuts Lowrey LF
4 Nippy Jones 1B 4 Walker Cooper C
5 Enos Slaughter LF 5 Grady Hatton 3B
6 Eddie Kazak 3B 6 Danny Litwhiler RF
7 Marty Marion SS 7 Ted Kluszewski 1B
8 Del Rice C 8 Claude Corbitt SS
9 Harry Brecheen P 9 Ken Raffensberger P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t8 2-2 2 1-- R STL M. Marion K. Raffensberger 29% 73% Double; Slaughter Scores
b9 2-4 2 123 O CIN B. Adams H. Brecheen 18% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t6 1-2 2 -2- R STL M. Marion K. Raffensberger 15% 46% Single; Kazak Scores
b8 2-3 2 12- O CIN G. Hatton H. Brecheen 12% 83% Flyball: CF
b8 2-3 1 12- O CIN W. Cooper H. Brecheen 12% 71% Flyball: LF

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' Ken Raffensberger facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O STL C. Diering K. Raffensberger -2% 48% Strikeout
t1 0-0 1 --- STL R. Schoendienst K. Raffensberger 2% 50% Single
t1 0-0 1 1-- O STL S. Musial K. Raffensberger -3% 47% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 1-- STL N. Jones K. Raffensberger 2% 49% Single; Schoendienst to 2B
t1 0-0 2 12- O STL E. Slaughter K. Raffensberger -4% 45% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CIN H. Walker H. Brecheen 2% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O CIN B. Adams H. Brecheen 2% 49% Strikeout
b1 0-0 2 --- CIN P. Lowrey H. Brecheen -1% 48% Single
b1 0-0 2 1-- CIN W. Cooper H. Brecheen -1% 47% Wild Pitch; Lowrey to 2B
b1 0-0 2 -2- O CIN W. Cooper H. Brecheen 3% 50% Lineout: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Ken Raffensberger facing 6-7-8
t2 0-0 0 --- O STL E. Kazak K. Raffensberger -2% 48% Popfly: 1B
t2 0-0 1 --- O STL M. Marion K. Raffensberger -2% 46% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- STL D. Rice K. Raffensberger 2% 48% Double
t2 0-0 2 -2- O STL H. Brecheen K. Raffensberger -3% 45% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O CIN G. Hatton H. Brecheen 2% 47% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b2 0-0 1 --- CIN D. Litwhiler H. Brecheen -3% 45% Single
b2 0-0 1 1-- OO CIN T. Kluszewski H. Brecheen 5% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 0.
Top of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Ken Raffensberger facing 1-2-3
t3 0-0 0 --- O STL C. Diering K. Raffensberger -3% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O STL R. Schoendienst K. Raffensberger -2% 46% Foul Flyball: 1B
t3 0-0 2 --- O STL S. Musial K. Raffensberger -1% 44% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- O CIN C. Corbitt H. Brecheen 3% 47% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 0-0 1 --- CIN K. Raffensberger H. Brecheen -5% 42% Double
b3 0-0 1 -2- CIN H. Walker H. Brecheen -5% 37% Single; Raffensberger to 3B
b3 0-0 1 1-3 RO CIN B. Adams H. Brecheen -2% 36% Flyball: LF; Raffensberger Scores
b3 1-0 2 1-- O CIN P. Lowrey H. Brecheen 2% 38% Foul Flyball: C
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 1.
Top of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Reds' Ken Raffensberger facing 4-5-6
t4 0-1 0 --- O STL N. Jones K. Raffensberger -3% 35% Popfly: 3B
t4 0-1 1 --- STL E. Slaughter K. Raffensberger 3% 38% Walk
t4 0-1 1 1-- O STL E. Kazak K. Raffensberger -4% 34% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t4 0-1 2 1-- O STL M. Marion K. Raffensberger -3% 31% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Reds Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 4-5-6
b4 1-0 0 --- O CIN W. Cooper H. Brecheen 2% 34% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 1-0 1 --- O CIN G. Hatton H. Brecheen 2% 35% Popfly: 3B
b4 1-0 2 --- O CIN D. Litwhiler H. Brecheen 1% 36% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 1.
Top of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Reds' Ken Raffensberger facing 8-9-1
t5 0-1 0 --- STL D. Rice K. Raffensberger 5% 41% Single
t5 0-1 0 1-- O STL H. Brecheen K. Raffensberger -5% 37% Popfly: 3B
t5 0-1 1 1-- O STL C. Diering K. Raffensberger -4% 32% Foul Flyball: RF
t5 0-1 2 1-- O STL R. Schoendienst K. Raffensberger -3% 29% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Reds Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 7-8-9
b5 1-0 0 --- CIN T. Kluszewski H. Brecheen -3% 26% Single
b5 1-0 0 1-- O CIN C. Corbitt H. Brecheen 1% 27% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; Kluszewski to 2B
b5 1-0 1 -2- O CIN K. Raffensberger H. Brecheen 3% 31% Strikeout
b5 1-0 2 -2- R CIN H. Walker H. Brecheen -10% 20% Single; Kluszewski Scores
b5 2-0 2 1-- O CIN B. Adams H. Brecheen 2% 22% Walker Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Reds 2.
Top of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-2, Reds' Ken Raffensberger facing 3-4-5
t6 0-2 0 --- STL S. Musial K. Raffensberger 5% 27% Single
t6 0-2 0 1-- STL N. Jones K. Raffensberger 3% 30% Passed Ball; Musial to 2B
t6 0-2 0 -2- O STL N. Jones K. Raffensberger -6% 24% Flyball: CF
t6 0-2 1 -2- O STL E. Slaughter K. Raffensberger -5% 20% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 0-2 2 -2- R STL E. Kazak K. Raffensberger 12% 31% Double; Musial Scores
t6 1-2 2 -2- R STL M. Marion K. Raffensberger 15% 46% Single; Kazak Scores
t6 2-2 2 1-- STL D. Rice K. Raffensberger 3% 49% Single; Marion to 2B
t6 2-2 2 12- O STL H. Brecheen K. Raffensberger -7% 42% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 2, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Reds Batting, Tied 2-2, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 2-3-4
b6 2-2 0 --- CIN B. Adams H. Brecheen -5% 37% Single
b6 2-2 0 1-- O CIN P. Lowrey H. Brecheen 2% 39% Bunt Groundout: 3B-P/Sacrifice; Adams to 2B
b6 2-2 1 -2- CIN W. Cooper H. Brecheen -2% 37% Walk
b6 2-2 1 12- O CIN G. Hatton H. Brecheen 6% 44% Flyball: CF
b6 2-2 2 12- O CIN D. Litwhiler H. Brecheen 6% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 2, Reds 2.
Top of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 2-2, Reds' Ken Raffensberger facing 1-2-3
t7 2-2 0 --- O STL C. Diering K. Raffensberger -4% 46% Flyball: CF
t7 2-2 1 --- O STL R. Schoendienst K. Raffensberger -3% 43% Flyball: LF
t7 2-2 2 --- O STL S. Musial K. Raffensberger -2% 41% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Reds Batting, Tied 2-2, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 7-8-9
b7 2-2 0 --- O CIN T. Kluszewski H. Brecheen 4% 45% Flyball: RF
b7 2-2 1 --- O CIN C. Corbitt H. Brecheen 3% 48% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 2-2 2 --- O CIN K. Raffensberger H. Brecheen 2% 50% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Reds 2.
Top of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 2-2, Reds' Ken Raffensberger facing 4-5-6
t8 2-2 0 --- O STL N. Jones K. Raffensberger -5% 45% Popfly: 2B
t8 2-2 1 --- STL E. Slaughter K. Raffensberger 5% 50% Single
t8 2-2 1 1-- O STL E. Kazak K. Raffensberger -6% 44% Foul Flyball: RF
t8 2-2 2 1-- R STL M. Marion K. Raffensberger 29% 73% Double; Slaughter Scores
t8 3-2 2 -2- STL D. Rice K. Raffensberger 1% 74% Walk
t8 3-2 2 12- O STL H. Brecheen K. Raffensberger -5% 69% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 3, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Reds Batting, Behind 2-3, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 1-2-3
b8 2-3 0 --- CIN H. Walker H. Brecheen -10% 59% Single
b8 2-3 0 1-- O CIN B. Adams H. Brecheen 9% 68% Popfly: 3B
b8 2-3 1 1-- CIN P. Lowrey H. Brecheen -9% 59% Single; Walker to 2B
b8 2-3 1 12- O CIN W. Cooper H. Brecheen 12% 71% Flyball: LF
b8 2-3 2 12- O CIN G. Hatton H. Brecheen 12% 83% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 3, Reds 2.
Top of the 9th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 3-2, Reds' Ken Raffensberger facing 1-2-3
t9 3-2 0 --- O STL C. Diering K. Raffensberger -2% 82% Flyball: LF
t9 3-2 1 --- STL R. Schoendienst K. Raffensberger 2% 84% Single (Ground Ball)
t9 3-2 1 1-- O STL S. Musial K. Raffensberger -1% 82% Groundout: 2B-1B; Schoendienst to 2B
t9 3-2 2 -2- R STL N. Jones K. Raffensberger 9% 91% Single; Schoendienst Scores
t9 4-2 2 1-- STL E. Slaughter K. Raffensberger 1% 92% Single; Jones to 2B
t9 4-2 2 12- O STL E. Kazak K. Raffensberger -2% 91% Flyball: CF
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 4, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Reds Batting, Behind 2-4, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 6-7-8
Hal Rice replaces Enos Slaughter playing LF batting 5th
b9 2-4 0 --- O CIN D. Litwhiler H. Brecheen 5% 95% Strikeout
b9 2-4 1 --- CIN T. Kluszewski H. Brecheen -6% 89% Single
Jimmy Bloodworth pinch hits for Claude Corbitt (SS) batting 8th
b9 2-4 1 1-- O CIN J. Bloodworth H. Brecheen 6% 95% Strikeout
Dixie Howell pinch hits for Ken Raffensberger (P) batting 9th
b9 2-4 2 1-- CIN D. Howell H. Brecheen -10% 85% Single to 3B; Kluszewski to 3B/Adv on E5; Howell to 2B
Lloyd Merriman pinch runs for Dixie Howell (PH) batting 9th
b9 2-4 2 -23 CIN H. Walker H. Brecheen -3% 82% Walk
b9 2-4 2 123 O CIN B. Adams H. Brecheen 18% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Cardinals 4, Reds 2.

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