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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
4
5
CHW
@NYY
1
3
CHW
@NYY
3
2
DET
@PHA
5
2
DET
@PHA
1
7
SLB
@WSH
8
7
NYG
@CHC
0
1
 
(12)
PHI
@CIN
9
10
BSN
@PIT
1
17
BSN
@PIT
4
5
BRO
@STL
3
1
Saturday, July 6, 1918,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:50
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Braves
1
31-38
 Lost 5 
5th, 18 GB
at Pirates
17
34-34
 Won 7 
3rd, 13½ GB
W: Erskine Mayer (10-4)
L: Dick Rudolph (4-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    1  9  3
Pirates         3  0  0   0  1  6   2  5  X   17 21  1

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Rawlings SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .205 .265 .232 .498 2 2
Buck Herzog 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .218 .281 .266 .548 2 3
Red Massey CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .211 .283 .267 .549 4 0 2B
Al Wickland RF 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .293 .384 .484 .868 0 0 SB
Red Smith 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .339 .406 .415 .821 2 3
Ed Konetchy 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .214 .257 .288 .545 9 1 SB
Art Wilson C 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .266 .329 .323 .652 3 1 3B
Jimmy Smith LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .205 .225 .359 .584 2 0
Dick Rudolph P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .100 .100 .100 .200 0 0
   Hugh Canavan P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .222 .300 .333 .633 0 1
Team Totals 36 1 9 0 0 2 36 .250 .250 .333 .583 24 11
2B: R Massey (3).
3B: A Wilson (2).
TB: A Wilson 4; R Smith 2; J Rawlings 2; A Wickland 2; R Massey 2.
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: R Smith (20); J Smith 2 (3).
Baserunning
SB: A Wickland (8); E Konetchy (3).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Howdy Caton SS 5 4 3 1 1 0 6 .246 .321 .314 .635 0 2 3B,SB
Carson Bigbee LF 6 3 3 1 0 0 6 .289 .387 .342 .730 3 1 2B,SB
Max Carey CF 4 3 3 5 1 1 6 .295 .396 .393 .790 2 0 2B,SB,SH
Billy Southworth RF 4 1 3 3 1 0 6 .591 .700 .591 1.291 3 0 2·SB,HBP
George Cutshaw 2B 4 1 1 2 0 1 5 .290 .322 .408 .730 2 4 2B,SH
Fritz Mollwitz 1B 5 1 2 2 0 1 5 .282 .332 .353 .685 9 1 2B
Bill McKechnie 3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .235 .287 .321 .607 2 2
Walter Schmidt C 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .246 .275 .275 .550 5 0
   Gus Getz PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .310 .208 .519
   Red Smith C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Erskine Mayer P 4 3 3 1 1 0 5 .229 .260 .375 .635 1 3 3B,2B
Team Totals 42 17 21 16 4 3 49 .500 .553 .714 1.267 27 13
2B: C Bigbee (6); M Carey (9); G Cutshaw (11); F Mollwitz (8); E Mayer (1).
3B: H Caton (7); E Mayer (3).
SH: M Carey (12); G Cutshaw (17).
HBP: B Southworth (1).
TB: E Mayer 6; H Caton 5; M Carey 4; C Bigbee 4; W Schmidt 3; F Mollwitz 3; B Southworth 3; G Cutshaw 2.
RBI: M Carey 5 (28); B Southworth 3 (9); F Mollwitz 2 (30); G Cutshaw 2 (35); H Caton (17); W Schmidt (13); C Bigbee (10); E Mayer (6).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: H Caton (30).
Baserunning
SB: H Caton (10); C Bigbee (11); M Carey (37); B Southworth 2 (4).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dick Rudolph, L (4-3) 5.1 8 4 4 1 3 0 2.39 25 38
Hugh Canavan 2.2 13 13 13 3 0 0 8.61 24
Team Totals 8 21 17 17 4 3 0 19.12 49 38

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Erskine Mayer, W (10-4) 9 9 1 1 0 2 0 2.96 36 67
Team Totals 9 9 1 1 0 2 0 1.00 36 67
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: H Canavan (4).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Pete Harrison, 1B - Ernie Quigley, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:50.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Johnny Rawlings SS 1 Howdy Caton SS
2 Buck Herzog 2B 2 Carson Bigbee LF
3 Red Massey CF 3 Max Carey CF
4 Al Wickland RF 4 Billy Southworth RF
5 Red Smith 3B 5 George Cutshaw 2B
6 Ed Konetchy 1B 6 Fritz Mollwitz 1B
7 Art Wilson C 7 Bill McKechnie 3B
8 Jimmy Smith LF 8 Walter Schmidt C
9 Dick Rudolph P 9 Erskine Mayer P

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