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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
5
3
SLB
@NYY
3
1
CLE
@PHA
7
9
CHW
@WSH
7
3
 
(11)
PIT
@CHC
6
5
PIT
@CHC
2
3
NYG
@CIN
7
5
NYG
@CIN
5
12
PHI
@MLN
5
6
 
(10)
PHI
@MLN
2
3
BRO
@STL
5
6
Tuesday, June 16, 1953,
, County Stadium
Attendance: 33,962, Time of Game: 2:01
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Phillies
2
29-22
 Lost 2 
4th, 7 GB
at Braves
3
39-18
 Won 2 
1st
W: Max Surkont (9-1)
L: Jim Konstanty (5-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Phillies        1  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    2  7  0
Braves          0  0  3   0  0  0   0  0  X    3  8  0
RetroSheet has deduced an incomplete play-by-play account of this game.

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Connie Ryan 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .294 .369 .438 .807 3 2
Richie Ashburn CF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .319 .379 .406 .785 3 0
Granny Hamner SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 4 .274 .301 .433 .734 2 3 SH
Bill Nicholson RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .302 .423 .605 1.028 1 0
Johnny Wyrostek LF 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .352 .428 .467 .895 3 1 2B,CS
Earl Torgeson 1B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .300 .379 .495 .873 8 0 3B
Smoky Burgess C 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .253 .355 .305 .660 4 1
Willie Jones 3B 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 .207 .331 .400 .731 0 1
   Eddie Waitkus PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .467 .500 .667 1.167
Jim Konstanty P 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .273 .273 .273 .545 0 1
   Del Ennis PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263 .338 .469 .807
Team Totals 31 2 7 2 4 5 36 .226 .314 .323 .637 24 9
2B: J Wyrostek (4).
3B: E Torgeson (5).
SH: G Hamner (1).
TB: E Torgeson 4; J Wyrostek 3; J Konstanty; G Hamner; R Ashburn.
RBI: J Wyrostek (18); W Jones (27).
Team LOB: 7.
Baserunning
CS: J Wyrostek (2).

Milwaukee Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bill Bruton CF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .260 .307 .349 .656 3 0 SB
Johnny Logan SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .271 .336 .422 .758 1 2
Eddie Mathews 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .314 .419 .676 1.096 2 4 CS
Sid Gordon LF 3 0 0 1 0 1 3 .275 .364 .493 .857 3 0
Jim Pendleton RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .281 .324 .438 .761 1 0
Joe Adcock 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .287 .329 .399 .728 10 0
Jack Dittmer 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .264 .296 .355 .650 1 1 2B
Walker Cooper C 3 1 2 0 0 0 3 .327 .389 .388 .777 5 1 2B
Max Surkont P 3 1 2 0 0 0 3 .324 .361 .500 .861 1 2
Team Totals 30 3 8 3 0 2 30 .267 .267 .333 .600 27 10
2B: J Dittmer (6); W Cooper (3).
TB: W Cooper 3; J Dittmer 2; M Surkont 2; E Mathews; J Adcock; B Bruton.
RBI: E Mathews (55); S Gordon (39); B Bruton (19).
Team LOB: 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Surkont-J Adcock.
Baserunning
SB: B Bruton (12).
CS: E Mathews (3).

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jim Konstanty, L (5-4) 8 8 3 3 0 2 0 4.73 30 56
Team Totals 8 8 3 3 0 2 0 3.38 30 56

Milwaukee Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Max Surkont, W (9-1) 9 7 2 2 4 5 0 3.56 36 66
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 4 5 0 2.00 36 66
Balks: M Surkont (2).
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Jocko Conlan, 3B - Lon Warneke.
Time of Game: 2:01.
Attendance: 33,962.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Phillies         Milwaukee Braves
1 Connie Ryan 2B 1 Bill Bruton CF
2 Richie Ashburn CF 2 Johnny Logan SS
3 Granny Hamner SS 3 Eddie Mathews 3B
4 Bill Nicholson RF 4 Sid Gordon LF
5 Johnny Wyrostek LF 5 Jim Pendleton RF
6 Earl Torgeson 1B 6 Joe Adcock 1B
7 Smoky Burgess C 7 Jack Dittmer 2B
8 Willie Jones 3B 8 Walker Cooper C
9 Jim Konstanty P 9 Max Surkont P

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