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Scores
Standings
NYY
@WSH
6
4
CIN
@CHC
0
1
CIN
@CHC
4
6
BRO
@NYG
0
4
STL
@PIT
0
1
STL
@PIT
4
1
Thursday, August 29, 1918,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:31
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cardinals
4
51-74
 Won 1 
8th, 31½ GB
at Pirates
1
64-58
 Lost 1 
3rd, 17 GB
W: Bill Sherdel (6-12)
L: Erskine Mayer (16-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  1   0  1  0   0  1  1    4 10  2
Pirates         0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    1  4  1

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Anderson RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .274 .366 .385 .750 4 0
Cliff Heathcote CF 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .256 .300 .334 .635 5 0 SH
Gene Paulette 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .275 .321 .320 .641 13 0 2B
Rogers Hornsby SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .282 .350 .416 .766 2 4
Bob Fisher 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .317 .357 .412 .768 0 3
Austin McHenry LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .250 .310 .352 .662 2 0
Bruno Betzel 3B 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .227 .264 .301 .565 0 2 3B
John Brock C 3 2 2 0 1 1 4 .256 .289 .302 .591 1 0 2B,SB
Bill Sherdel P 4 0 3 2 0 0 4 .242 .266 .371 .637 0 2 3B
Team Totals 34 4 10 4 2 3 37 .294 .333 .471 .804 27 11
2B: G Paulette (14); J Brock (2).
3B: B Betzel (5); B Sherdel (1).
SH: C Heathcote (6).
TB: B Sherdel 5; B Betzel 4; J Brock 3; G Paulette 2; R Hornsby; G Anderson.
RBI: B Sherdel 2 (2); C Heathcote (20); G Paulette (25).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: C Heathcote (16); G Anderson (3).
Baserunning
SB: J Brock (4).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Tommy Leach LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .206 .379 .324 .703 3 0
Luke Boone SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .216 .293 .257 .549 1 5
   Red Smith PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .174 .269 .217 .487
   Roy Ellam SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .123 .290 .160 .450 0 0
Max Carey CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .274 .363 .351 .714 2 0
Billy Southworth RF 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .346 .406 .451 .858 2 1 3B
George Cutshaw 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .285 .326 .393 .719 4 1
Fritz Mollwitz 1B 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .266 .304 .328 .632 11 0 SH
Bill McKechnie 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .255 .298 .342 .640 0 2
Walter Schmidt C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .240 .284 .279 .563 4 1
Erskine Mayer P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .190 .247 .329 .576 0 3
Team Totals 31 1 4 1 1 1 33 .129 .156 .194 .350 27 13
3B: B Southworth (7).
SH: F Mollwitz (33).
TB: B Southworth 5; F Mollwitz.
RBI: F Mollwitz (46).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: T Leach (5).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Sherdel, W (6-12) 9 4 1 1 1 1 0 2.71 33 75
Team Totals 9 4 1 1 1 1 0 1.00 33 75

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Erskine Mayer, L (16-7) 9 10 4 3 2 3 0 2.66 37 54
Team Totals 9 10 4 3 2 3 0 3.00 37 54
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Moran, 1B - Bill Klem, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:31.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 George Anderson RF 1 Tommy Leach LF
2 Cliff Heathcote CF 2 Luke Boone SS
3 Gene Paulette 1B 3 Max Carey CF
4 Rogers Hornsby SS 4 Billy Southworth RF
5 Bob Fisher 2B 5 George Cutshaw 2B
6 Austin McHenry LF 6 Fritz Mollwitz 1B
7 Bruno Betzel 3B 7 Bill McKechnie 3B
8 John Brock C 8 Walter Schmidt C
9 Bill Sherdel P 9 Erskine Mayer P

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