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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
2
4
NYG
@CHC
2
1
 
(10)
PHI
@CIN
0
3
BSN
@PIT
1
4
BSN
@PIT
4
3
BRO
@STL
2
6
Wednesday, August 18, 1926,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:03
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Braves
4
47-67
 Won 1 
7th, 18 GB
at Pirates
3
62-46
 Lost 1 
1st
W: Johnny Wertz (7-7)
L: Lee Meadows (15-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          2  0  0   0  1  1   0  0  0    4  7  0
Pirates         0  0  1   0  0  0   0  2  0    3 14  3

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jack Smith CF 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .330 .382 .408 .790 4 0 2B
Doc Gautreau 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 .287 .374 .359 .733 2 4 3·SH
Jimmy Welsh RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .279 .331 .386 .717 2 1
Eddie Moore SS 3 2 1 1 1 0 4 .251 .317 .310 .627 1 2
Eddie Brown LF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .325 .351 .405 .756 2 0 2B
   Les Mann LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .317 .438 .754 0 0
Dick Burrus 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .268 .313 .336 .649 11 1
Eddie Taylor 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .265 .367 .313 .680 1 3 HBP
Zack Taylor C 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .263 .312 .343 .654 4 1
Hal Goldsmith P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .222 .257 .479 0 0
   Johnny Wertz P 3 0 1 0 0 2 3 .279 .340 .279 .619 0 2
Team Totals 32 4 7 4 2 2 38 .219 .286 .281 .567 27 14
2B: J Smith (8); E Brown (22).
SH: D Gautreau 3 (11).
HBP: E Taylor (5).
TB: E Brown 3; J Smith 2; J Wertz; E Taylor; D Burrus; E Moore.
RBI: E Brown (64); J Smith (16); D Burrus (55); E Moore (27).
Team LOB: 7.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Paul Waner RF 5 0 3 0 0 1 5 .322 .405 .521 .926 2 0
Hal Rhyne SS 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .238 .312 .325 .637 2 4
Kiki Cuyler CF 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .333 .387 .474 .861 1 0 SB
Pie Traynor 3B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .346 .393 .480 .873 0 2
George Grantham 1B 3 1 1 1 0 1 4 .332 .420 .520 .940 14 1 2B,SH
Clyde Barnhart LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .171 .261 .186 .447 1 0
   Eddie Murphy LF 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0 0
Johnny Rawlings 2B 3 0 2 0 0 0 4 .258 .317 .297 .613 2 7 2B,SH
Johnny Gooch C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .295 .364 .403 .768 4 1
Lee Meadows P 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 .219 .254 .219 .472 0 5
   Bullet Joe Bush P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .231 .286 .308 .593 1 0
   Earl Smith PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .349 .403 .429 .831
   Don Songer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .108 .175 .162 .337 0 0
Team Totals 38 3 14 3 0 5 40 .368 .368 .421 .789 27 20
2B: G Grantham (21); J Rawlings (5).
SH: G Grantham (5); J Rawlings (9).
TB: J Rawlings 3; K Cuyler 3; P Waner 3; G Grantham 2; P Traynor 2; L Meadows 2; E Murphy.
RBI: E Murphy 2 (2); G Grantham (47).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. H Rhyne-J Gooch-G Grantham.
E: J Rawlings (7); L Meadows (2); H Rhyne (19).
Baserunning
SB: K Cuyler (26).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hal Goldsmith 3.2 8 1 1 0 2 0 4.05 19 43
Johnny Wertz, W (7-7) 5.1 6 2 2 0 3 0 3.25 21
Team Totals 9 14 3 3 0 5 0 3.00 40 43

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lee Meadows, L (15-5) 5 5 4 0 2 0 0 3.64 24 47
Bullet Joe Bush 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 5.41 11
Don Songer 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.66 3
Team Totals 9 7 4 0 2 2 0 0.00 38 47
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: B Bush (7).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Monroe Sweeney, 1B - Cy Pfirman, 2B - (none), 3B - Hank O'Day.
Time of Game: 2:03.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Jack Smith CF 1 Paul Waner RF
2 Doc Gautreau 2B 2 Hal Rhyne SS
3 Jimmy Welsh RF 3 Kiki Cuyler CF
4 Eddie Moore SS 4 Pie Traynor 3B
5 Eddie Brown LF 5 George Grantham 1B
6 Dick Burrus 1B 6 Clyde Barnhart LF
7 Eddie Taylor 3B 7 Johnny Rawlings 2B
8 Zack Taylor C 8 Johnny Gooch C
9 Hal Goldsmith P 9 Lee Meadows P

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