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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
4
5
PHA
@CLE
5
7
WSH
@DET
3
6
NYY
@SLB
6
1
CIN
@BRO
5
2
CIN
@BRO
1
6
CHC
@BSN
8
1
CHC
@BSN
8
1
PIT
@NYG
2
6
PIT
@NYG
0
8
STL
@PHI
5
0
STL
@PHI
11
4
Saturday, August 26, 1939,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:57
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cardinals
5
66-48
 Won 1 
2nd, 4½ GB
at Phillies
0
36-75
 Lost 1 
8th, 34 GB
W: Curt Davis (18-12)
L: Kirby Higbe (9-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       1  1  0   0  2  0   0  0  1    5 10  0
Phillies        0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0 10  1

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pepper Martin 3B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .318 .392 .466 .859 1 3
Stu Martin 2B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .253 .310 .375 .685 5 1
Enos Slaughter RF 3 2 1 0 2 1 5 .306 .363 .477 .840 2 0 2B
Joe Medwick LF 5 1 3 3 0 0 5 .329 .388 .495 .884 3 0 HR
   Lynn King LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .329 .257 .586 0 0
Don Padgett C 5 0 3 1 0 0 5 .437 .473 .627 1.100 2 0
Johnny Mize 1B 2 0 2 0 2 0 4 .359 .450 .653 1.103 12 0
Terry Moore CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .259 .329 .414 .743 0 1 SH
Lyn Lary SS 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .123 .297 .164 .461 2 6 SB,GDP
Curt Davis P 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 .393 .414 .476 .890 0 3 2·SH
Team Totals 32 5 10 4 6 3 41 .312 .421 .438 .859 27 14
2B: E Slaughter (36).
HR: J Medwick (12).
SH: T Moore (15); C Davis 2 (7).
TB: J Medwick 6; D Padgett 3; J Mize 2; E Slaughter 2; P Martin.
GIDP: L Lary (3).
RBI: J Medwick 3 (79); D Padgett (37).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 3. L Lary-S Martin; P Martin-S Martin-J Mize; C Davis-L Lary-J Mize.
Baserunning
SB: L Lary (2).

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Joe Marty CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .199 .252 .328 .580 2 0 2B
Hersh Martin RF 3 0 2 0 1 0 4 .289 .360 .391 .750 3 0
Roy Hughes 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .207 .276 .246 .521 4 4 GDP
Morrie Arnovich LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .335 .409 .425 .834 1 0 GDP
Gus Suhr 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .320 .410 .427 .838 10 1
Pinky May 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .302 .355 .394 .749 2 3
George Scharein SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .247 .270 .306 .576 2 4
Wally Millies C 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .241 .271 .257 .528 3 1
Kirby Higbe P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .208 .208 .245 .453 0 0
   Jack Bolling PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .293 .330 .376 .706
   Bill Kerksieck P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0
   Heinie Mueller PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .285 .350 .448 .798
   Bud Hafey P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .075 .119 .100 .219 0 1
Team Totals 33 0 10 0 1 2 34 .303 .324 .333 .657 27 14
2B: J Marty (10).
TB: W Millies 2; P May 2; H Martin 2; G Suhr 2; J Marty 2; R Hughes.
GIDP: R Hughes (7); M Arnovich (9).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 3. P May-G Scharein-G Suhr; G Scharein-G Suhr; P May-G Suhr.
E: G Suhr (5).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Curt Davis, W (18-12) 9 10 0 0 1 2 0 3.26 34 68
Team Totals 9 10 0 0 1 2 0 0.00 34 68

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Kirby Higbe, L (9-9) 5 6 4 4 6 1 1 4.58 26 34
Bill Kerksieck 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 6.83 10
Bud Hafey 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 9.00 5
Team Totals 9 10 5 5 6 3 1 5.00 41 34
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Tom Dunn, 1B - Dolly Stark, 2B - Lee Ballanfant, 3B - Bill Klem.
Time of Game: 1:57.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Philadelphia Phillies
1 Pepper Martin 3B 1 Joe Marty CF
2 Stu Martin 2B 2 Hersh Martin RF
3 Enos Slaughter RF 3 Roy Hughes 2B
4 Joe Medwick LF 4 Morrie Arnovich LF
5 Don Padgett C 5 Gus Suhr 1B
6 Johnny Mize 1B 6 Pinky May 3B
7 Terry Moore CF 7 George Scharein SS
8 Lyn Lary SS 8 Wally Millies C
9 Curt Davis P 9 Kirby Higbe P

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