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Scores
Standings
CHW
@CLE
0
2
PHA
@NYY
4
9
NYG
@BRO
7
5
PIT
@CHC
7
2
STL
@CIN
7
6
BSN
@PHI
7
5
Thursday, April 17, 1941,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:19
Braves
7
2-1
 Won 2 
3rd, 1 GB
at Phillies
5
1-2
 Lost 2 
6th, 2 GB
W: Wes Ferrell (1-0)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          1  0  3   0  0  0   0  2  1    7 11  1
Phillies        0  0  0   2  0  3   0  0  0    5 12  3

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sibby Sisti 3B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 1
Bama Rowell 2B 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 2
Gene Moore RF 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .545 .583 .818 1.402 2 0 2B
Earl Averill CF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .286 .375 .286 .661 2 1
   Johnny Cooney CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 0
Max West LF 4 2 2 2 0 1 4 .300 .417 1.000 1.417 1 0 HR,2B
Eddie Miller SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .500 .750 6 6
Babe Dahlgren 1B 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .091 .091 .364 .455 9 0 HR
Phil Masi C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 4 0 SB
   Ray Berres C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0
Joe Sullivan P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Nick Strincevich P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Wes Ferrell P 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.000 1.000 4.000 5.000 0 0 HR
Team Totals 40 7 11 7 0 4 40 .275 .275 .550 .825 27 10
2B: G Moore (1); M West (1).
HR: M West (2); B Dahlgren (1); W Ferrell (1).
TB: M West 6; W Ferrell 4; B Dahlgren 4; G Moore 4; E Averill 2; E Miller; B Rowell.
RBI: B Dahlgren 2 (2); E Averill 2 (2); M West 2 (5); W Ferrell (1).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Rowell-E Miller-B Dahlgren 2.
E: E Miller (1).
Baserunning
SB: P Masi (1).

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bobby Bragan SS 5 0 2 1 0 1 5 .182 .308 .182 .490 1 3
Joe Marty CF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .333 .385 .667 1.051 3 0 2B
Stan Benjamin RF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .308 .308 .462 .769 2 0 GDP
Nick Etten 1B 2 1 1 0 3 0 5 .667 .769 1.000 1.769 9 0
Danny Litwhiler LF 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 .200 .200 .300 .500 0 0 2B,GDP
   Johnny Rizzo LF 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .250 .250 .750 1.000 4 0 3B
Bill Nagel 2B 4 1 2 2 0 1 4 .167 .167 .417 .583 1 5 3B,2B
Bennie Warren C 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 6 0
Pinky May 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .100 .182 .100 .282 1 1
Rube Melton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
   Hal Marnie 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1.000
   Boom-Boom Beck P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0
   Chuck Klein 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Si Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 37 5 12 5 4 3 41 .324 .390 .514 .904 27 10
2B: J Marty (1); D Litwhiler (1); B Nagel (1).
3B: J Rizzo (1); B Nagel (1).
TB: B Nagel 5; J Marty 3; J Rizzo 3; D Litwhiler 2; B Bragan 2; P May; B Beck; N Etten; B Warren.
GIDP: D Litwhiler (2); S Benjamin (2).
RBI: B Nagel 2 (2); B Bragan (1); D Litwhiler (3); B Warren (1).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
E: B Nagel (2); N Etten (1); B Warren (1).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Sullivan 5.1 7 4 4 2 1 0 6.75 24 37
Nick Strincevich 0.1 3 1 1 0 0 0 27.00 4
Wes Ferrell, W (1-0) 3.1 2 0 0 2 2 0 0.00 13
Team Totals 9 12 5 5 4 3 0 5.00 41 37

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rube Melton 3 6 4 1 0 4 1 3.00 16 41
Boom-Boom Beck, L (0-1) 5 3 2 2 0 0 1 3.60 19
Si Johnson 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 9.00 5
Team Totals 9 11 7 4 0 4 3 4.00 40 41
Balks: None.
WP: R Melton (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Babe Pinelli, 2B - (none), 3B - Lee Ballanfant.
Time of Game: 2:19.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Philadelphia Phillies
1 Sibby Sisti 3B 1 Bobby Bragan SS
2 Bama Rowell 2B 2 Joe Marty CF
3 Gene Moore RF 3 Stan Benjamin RF
4 Earl Averill CF 4 Nick Etten 1B
5 Max West LF 5 Danny Litwhiler LF
6 Eddie Miller SS 6 Bill Nagel 2B
7 Babe Dahlgren 1B 7 Bennie Warren C
8 Phil Masi C 8 Pinky May 3B
9 Joe Sullivan P 9 Rube Melton P

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