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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
13
9
BOS
@CLE
5
1
PHA
@SLB
6
4
CIN
@BSN
2
4
CHC
@NYG
4
5
BRO
@PHI
8
3
BRO
@PHI
1
5
STL
@PIT
4
2
Saturday, May 9, 1931,
, Baker Bowl
Attendance: 18,000, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Dodgers
8
8-12
 Won 3 
7th, 8 GB
at Phillies
3
7-12
 Lost 2 
6th, 7½ GB
W: Dolf Luque (1-1)
L: Jumbo Elliott (3-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Dodgers         3  0  1   0  4  0   0  0  0    8 11  0
Phillies        0  0  1   0  0  1   0  0  1    3  8  0

Brooklyn Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Johnny Frederick CF 3 0 0 0 2 0 5 .203 .257 .333 .590 -0.014 0.34 0.016 -0.031 0.0 6 0 SB
Wally Gilbert 3B 5 2 3 0 0 0 5 .239 .333 .282 .615 0.024 0.39 0.046 -0.022 0.5 0 2
Babe Herman RF 5 2 2 1 0 2 5 .346 .376 .630 1.006 0.072 0.51 0.103 -0.030 1.1 2 1 2·2B
Rube Bressler LF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .267 .353 .267 .620 0.017 0.42 0.047 -0.030 -0.2 2 0
Del Bissonette 1B 4 2 1 2 0 0 4 .260 .296 .403 .699 0.073 0.65 0.097 -0.024 0.2 10 1 SB
Glenn Wright SS 4 1 3 5 0 0 4 .231 .273 .442 .715 0.253 0.70 0.255 -0.001 4.2 2 1 HR,2·2B
Fresco Thompson 2B 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .267 .411 .311 .722 -0.037 0.29 0.003 -0.040 -0.5 0 3 CS,HBP
Al Lopez C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .195 .250 .195 .445 -0.035 0.34 0.000 -0.035 -1.3 4 0 GDP
Dolf Luque P 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.023 0.23 0.000 -0.023 -0.8 1 2
Team Totals 36 8 11 8 3 5 40 .306 .375 .500 .875 0.330 0.43 0.567 -0.236 3.1 27 10
2B: G Wright 2 (2, 2 off J Elliott); B Herman 2 (9, 2 off J Elliott).
HR: G Wright (3, off J Elliott, 5th inn, 1 on, 1 out to RF).
HBP: F Thompson (1, by D Schesler).
TB: G Wright 8; B Herman 4; W Gilbert 3; R Bressler 2; D Bissonette.
GIDP: A Lopez ().
RBI: G Wright 5 (7); D Bissonette 2 (12); B Herman (13).
2-out RBI: G Wright 3; D Bissonette.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 5 for 13.
Fielding
Outfield Assists: B Herman (B Arlett at 2nd base).
Baserunning
SB: J Frederick (1, 2nd base off J Elliott/H McCurdy); D Bissonette (1, 2nd base off J Elliott/H McCurdy).
CS: F Thompson (2, 2nd base by D Schesler/H McCurdy).

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Fred Koster CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .300 .333 .400 .733 0.006 0.49 0.035 -0.029 -0.3 1 0
Dick Bartell SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .256 .272 .389 .661 -0.057 0.58 0.000 -0.057 -1.1 3 3
Chuck Klein LF 3 2 2 1 1 0 4 .289 .372 .618 .991 0.108 0.41 0.111 -0.003 1.9 1 0 HR,3B
Buzz Arlett RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .312 .391 .584 .975 -0.065 0.63 0.000 -0.065 -1.3 4 0
Don Hurst 1B 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .288 .400 .475 .875 0.013 0.71 0.041 -0.029 0.7 10 1
Les Mallon 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .125 .333 .188 .521 -0.093 0.91 0.002 -0.095 -0.8 0 1 2B
Bernie Friberg 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .209 .284 .337 .621 -0.044 0.42 0.000 -0.044 -1.0 1 4
Harry McCurdy C 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .333 .400 .444 .844 -0.026 0.27 0.001 -0.027 0.4 7 1 2B
Jumbo Elliott P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111 .111 .111 .222 -0.010 0.38 0.000 -0.010 -0.1 0 0
   Dutch Schesler P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.004 0.16 0.000 -0.004 -0.2 0 2
   Fred Brickell PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .667 .667 1.000 1.667 0.004 0.06 0.004 0.000 0.2 2B
   Frank Watt P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Spud Davis PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .365 .450 .500 .950 -0.002 0.08 0.000 -0.002 -0.3
Team Totals 34 3 8 3 2 3 36 .235 .278 .471 .748 -0.170 0.51 0.194 -0.365 -1.9 27 12
2B: F Brickell (1, off D Luque); L Mallon (1, off D Luque); H McCurdy (1, off D Luque).
3B: C Klein (2, off D Luque).
HR: C Klein (5, off D Luque, 3rd inn, 0 on, 2 outs to RF).
TB: C Klein 7; L Mallon 2; F Brickell 2; H McCurdy 2; B Arlett; D Hurst; F Koster.
RBI: H McCurdy (4); C Klein (16); D Hurst (6).
2-out RBI: C Klein; D Hurst; H McCurdy.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Bartell-B Friberg-D Hurst.

Brooklyn Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dolf Luque, W (1-1) 9 8 3 3 2 3 1 4.24 36 60 0.170 0.51 1.9
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 2 3 1 3.00 36 60 0.170 0.51 1.9

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jumbo Elliott, L (3-4) 4.1 10 8 8 1 4 1 6.46 24 14 -0.343 0.67 -5.6
Dutch Schesler 2.2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1.69 10 0 0 0.011 0.08 1.4
Frank Watt 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.71 6 0 0 0.003 0.02 1.1
Team Totals 9 11 8 8 3 5 1 8.00 40 14 0 0 -0.329 0.43 -3.1
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: D Schesler (2; F Thompson).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cy Pfirman, 1B - Bob Clarke, 2B - (none), 3B - Beans Reardon.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: 18,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Brooklyn Dodgers         Philadelphia Phillies
1 Johnny Frederick CF 1 Fred Koster CF
2 Wally Gilbert 3B 2 Dick Bartell SS
3 Babe Herman RF 3 Chuck Klein LF
4 Rube Bressler LF 4 Buzz Arlett RF
5 Del Bissonette 1B 5 Don Hurst 1B
6 Glenn Wright SS 6 Les Mallon 3B
7 Fresco Thompson 2B 7 Bernie Friberg 2B
8 Al Lopez C 8 Harry McCurdy C
9 Dolf Luque P 9 Jumbo Elliott P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t1 1-0 2 1-3 RR BRO G. Wright J. Elliott 15% 75% Double (CF-RF); Bressler Scores; Bissonette Scores
t1 0-0 2 1-3 R BRO D. Bissonette J. Elliott 9% 59% Single to RF; Gilbert Scores; Bressler to 3B
b1 0-3 2 123 O PHI L. Mallon D. Luque 7% 77% Flyball: CF
b3 0-4 2 --- R PHI C. Klein D. Luque -7% 80% Home Run
t5 4-1 0 1-- R BRO B. Herman J. Elliott 7% 91% Double to CF; Gilbert Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Phillies' Jumbo Elliott facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BRO J. Frederick J. Elliott -2% 48% Foul Flyball: C
t1 0-0 1 --- BRO W. Gilbert J. Elliott 2% 50% Single to CF
t1 0-0 1 1-- O BRO B. Herman J. Elliott -3% 47% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 1-- BRO R. Bressler J. Elliott 3% 50% Single to CF; Gilbert to 3B
t1 0-0 2 1-3 R BRO D. Bissonette J. Elliott 9% 59% Single to RF; Gilbert Scores; Bressler to 3B
t1 1-0 2 1-3 RR BRO G. Wright J. Elliott 15% 75% Double (CF-RF); Bressler Scores; Bissonette Scores
t1 3-0 2 -2- O BRO F. Thompson J. Elliott -2% 72% Flyball: CF
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 3, Phillies 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Phillies Batting, Behind 0-3, Dodgers' Dolf Luque facing 1-2-3
b1 0-3 0 --- PHI F. Koster D. Luque -3% 69% Single to RF
b1 0-3 0 1-- O PHI D. Bartell D. Luque 3% 72% Flyball: CF
b1 0-3 1 1-- PHI C. Klein D. Luque -4% 69% Walk; Koster to 2B
b1 0-3 1 12- O PHI B. Arlett D. Luque 4% 73% Popfly: SS
b1 0-3 2 12- PHI D. Hurst D. Luque -3% 70% Walk; Koster to 3B; Klein to 2B
b1 0-3 2 123 O PHI L. Mallon D. Luque 7% 77% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Dodgers 3, Phillies 0.
Top of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 3-0, Phillies' Jumbo Elliott facing 8-9-1
t2 3-0 0 --- O BRO A. Lopez J. Elliott -1% 76% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 3-0 1 --- O BRO D. Luque J. Elliott -1% 74% Strikeout Looking
t2 3-0 2 --- BRO J. Frederick J. Elliott 1% 75% Walk
t2 3-0 2 1-- BRO W. Gilbert J. Elliott 1% 76% Frederick Steals 2B
t2 3-0 2 -2- O BRO W. Gilbert J. Elliott -2% 74% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 3, Phillies 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Phillies Batting, Behind 0-3, Dodgers' Dolf Luque facing 7-8-9
b2 0-3 0 --- O PHI B. Friberg D. Luque 2% 76% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 0-3 1 --- O PHI H. McCurdy D. Luque 2% 78% Lineout: CF
b2 0-3 2 --- O PHI J. Elliott D. Luque 1% 79% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 3, Phillies 0.
Top of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 3-0, Phillies' Jumbo Elliott facing 3-4-5
t3 3-0 0 --- BRO B. Herman J. Elliott 4% 82% Double to RF
t3 3-0 0 -2- O BRO R. Bressler J. Elliott -3% 80% Flyball: RF
t3 3-0 1 -2- O BRO D. Bissonette J. Elliott -2% 78% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Herman to 3B
t3 3-0 2 --3 R BRO G. Wright J. Elliott 6% 84% Double to RF; Herman Scores
t3 4-0 2 -2- O BRO F. Thompson J. Elliott -2% 83% Foul Flyball: C
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 4, Phillies 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Phillies Batting, Behind 0-4, Dodgers' Dolf Luque facing 1-2-3
b3 0-4 0 --- O PHI F. Koster D. Luque 2% 85% Groundout: 1B-P
b3 0-4 1 --- O PHI D. Bartell D. Luque 1% 86% Groundout: P-1B
b3 0-4 2 --- R PHI C. Klein D. Luque -7% 80% Home Run
b3 1-4 2 --- O PHI B. Arlett D. Luque 1% 81% Lineout: CF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 4, Phillies 1.
Top of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 4-1, Phillies' Jumbo Elliott facing 8-9-1
t4 4-1 0 --- O BRO A. Lopez J. Elliott -1% 79% Strikeout
t4 4-1 1 --- O BRO D. Luque J. Elliott -1% 78% Strikeout
t4 4-1 2 --- O BRO J. Frederick J. Elliott -1% 77% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 4, Phillies 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Phillies Batting, Behind 1-4, Dodgers' Dolf Luque facing 5-6-7
b4 1-4 0 --- O PHI D. Hurst D. Luque 3% 80% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 1-4 1 --- O PHI L. Mallon D. Luque 2% 82% Flyball: LF
b4 1-4 2 --- O PHI B. Friberg D. Luque 1% 83% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 4, Phillies 1.
Top of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 4-1, Phillies' Jumbo Elliott facing 2-3-4
t5 4-1 0 --- BRO W. Gilbert J. Elliott 2% 85% Single to CF
t5 4-1 0 1-- R BRO B. Herman J. Elliott 7% 91% Double to CF; Gilbert Scores
t5 5-1 0 -2- BRO R. Bressler J. Elliott 2% 94% Single to LF; Herman to 3B
t5 5-1 0 1-3 RO BRO D. Bissonette J. Elliott -0% 93% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Herman Scores
t5 6-1 1 1-- BRO G. Wright J. Elliott 0% 94% Bissonette Steals 2B
t5 6-1 1 -2- RR BRO G. Wright J. Elliott 4% 97% Home Run; Bissonette Scores
Dutch Schesler replaces Jumbo Elliott pitching and batting 9th
t5 8-1 1 --- BRO F. Thompson D. Schesler 0% 98% Walk
t5 8-1 1 1-- OO BRO A. Lopez D. Schesler -1% 97% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 8, Phillies 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Phillies Batting, Behind 1-8, Dodgers' Dolf Luque facing 8-9-1
b5 1-8 0 --- O PHI H. McCurdy D. Luque 1% 98% Strikeout
b5 1-8 1 --- O PHI D. Schesler D. Luque 0% 98% Flyball: RF
b5 1-8 2 --- O PHI F. Koster D. Luque 0% 98% Lineout: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 8, Phillies 1.
Top of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 8-1, Phillies' Dutch Schesler facing 9-1-2
t6 8-1 0 --- O BRO D. Luque D. Schesler -0% 98% Groundout: P-1B
t6 8-1 1 --- BRO J. Frederick D. Schesler 0% 98% Walk
t6 8-1 1 1-- BRO W. Gilbert D. Schesler 0% 99% Single to CF; Frederick to 2B
t6 8-1 1 12- O BRO B. Herman D. Schesler -0% 98% Groundout: P-1B; Frederick to 3B; Gilbert to 2B
t6 8-1 2 -23 O BRO R. Bressler D. Schesler -0% 98% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 8, Phillies 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Phillies Batting, Behind 1-8, Dodgers' Dolf Luque facing 2-3-4
b6 1-8 0 --- O PHI D. Bartell D. Luque 1% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 1-8 1 --- PHI C. Klein D. Luque -1% 98% Triple to CF
b6 1-8 1 --3 O PHI B. Arlett D. Luque 1% 98% Strikeout Looking
b6 1-8 2 --3 R PHI D. Hurst D. Luque -1% 97% Single to CF; Klein Scores
b6 2-8 2 1-- O PHI L. Mallon D. Luque 1% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 8, Phillies 2.
Top of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 8-2, Phillies' Dutch Schesler facing 5-6-7
t7 8-2 0 --- O BRO D. Bissonette D. Schesler -0% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 8-2 1 --- O BRO G. Wright D. Schesler -0% 98% Flyball: RF
t7 8-2 2 --- BRO F. Thompson D. Schesler 0% 98% Hit By Pitch
t7 8-2 2 1-- O BRO A. Lopez D. Schesler -0% 98% Thompson Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 8, Phillies 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Phillies Batting, Behind 2-8, Dodgers' Dolf Luque facing 7-8-9
b7 2-8 0 --- O PHI B. Friberg D. Luque 1% 98% Foul Flyball: 1B
b7 2-8 1 --- O PHI H. McCurdy D. Luque 0% 99% Groundout: P-1B
Fred Brickell pinch hits for Dutch Schesler (P) batting 9th
b7 2-8 2 --- PHI F. Brickell D. Luque -0% 98% Double to LF
b7 2-8 2 -2- O PHI F. Koster D. Luque 1% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 8, Phillies 2.
Top of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 8-2, Phillies' Frank Watt facing 8-9-1
Frank Watt replaces Fred Brickell (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t8 8-2 0 --- O BRO A. Lopez F. Watt -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 8-2 1 --- O BRO D. Luque F. Watt -0% 99% Flyball: LF
t8 8-2 2 --- O BRO J. Frederick F. Watt -0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 8, Phillies 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Phillies Batting, Behind 2-8, Dodgers' Dolf Luque facing 2-3-4
b8 2-8 0 --- O PHI D. Bartell D. Luque 1% 99% Flyball: CF
b8 2-8 1 --- O PHI C. Klein D. Luque 0% 100% Foul Flyball: 1B
b8 2-8 2 --- O PHI B. Arlett D. Luque 0% 100% Single to RF; Arlett out at 2B/RF-SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 8, Phillies 2.
Top of the 9th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 8-2, Phillies' Frank Watt facing 2-3-4
t9 8-2 0 --- O BRO W. Gilbert F. Watt -0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 8-2 1 --- O BRO B. Herman F. Watt -0% 100% Strikeout
t9 8-2 2 --- O BRO R. Bressler F. Watt -0% 100% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 8, Phillies 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Phillies Batting, Behind 2-8, Dodgers' Dolf Luque facing 5-6-7
b9 2-8 0 --- O PHI D. Hurst D. Luque 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
b9 2-8 1 --- PHI L. Mallon D. Luque -0% 100% Double to LF
b9 2-8 1 -2- O PHI B. Friberg D. Luque 0% 100% Flyball: CF
b9 2-8 2 -2- R PHI H. McCurdy D. Luque -0% 100% Double to RF; Mallon Scores
Spud Davis pinch hits for Frank Watt (P) batting 9th
b9 3-8 2 -2- O PHI S. Davis D. Luque 0% 100% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 8, Phillies 3.

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