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Scores
Standings
CHW
@BOS
6
9
CLE
@NYY
2
4
DET
@PHA
2
6
SLB
@WSH
5
0
PHI
@CHC
3
4
NYG
@CIN
4
5
BSN
@PIT
6
7
BRO
@STL
1
7
Tuesday, July 17, 1928,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:02
Braves
6
24-55
 Lost 9 
7th, 27 GB
at Pirates
7
40-40
 Won 8 
6th, 11½ GB
W: Carmen Hill (6-5)
L: Bob Smith (4-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  1  0   0  0  2   3  0  0    6 11  0
Pirates         0  3  2   0  0  2   0  0  X    7 14  3

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lance Richbourg RF 3 0 1 1 1 0 5 .309 .375 .355 .730 1 0 SH
Earl Clark CF 5 2 3 0 0 0 5 .400 .400 .600 1.000 4 0 2·2B
George Sisler 1B 5 2 1 0 0 0 5 .324 .340 .413 .753 5 0 2B
Rogers Hornsby 2B 4 1 2 3 0 1 5 .398 .514 .695 1.209 0 2 SH
Les Bell 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .280 .317 .427 .744 1 2
Eddie Brown LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .277 .309 .370 .679 6 0
Howard Freigau SS 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .208 .222 .321 .543 2 1
Al Spohrer C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .156 .182 .156 .338 5 1
Bob Smith P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256 .256 .359 .615 0 0
   Johnny Cooney P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .087 .160 .087 .247 0 1
   Jack Smith 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .274 .319 .311 .631
   Kent Greenfield P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .077 .077 .077 .154 0 0
   Dick Burrus 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .274 .355 .385 .740
   Eddie Moore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .306 .314 .620
Team Totals 37 6 11 5 1 1 40 .297 .316 .378 .694 24 7
2B: E Clark 2 (2); G Sisler (14).
SH: L Richbourg (5); R Hornsby (15).
TB: E Clark 5; G Sisler 2; R Hornsby 2; A Spohrer; L Richbourg; J Smith; E Brown; D Burrus.
RBI: R Hornsby 3 (64); H Freigau (10); L Richbourg (22).
Team LOB: 7.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sparky Adams 2B 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .277 .351 .311 .662 5 3
Lloyd Waner CF 4 0 2 1 0 1 5 .323 .372 .421 .792 3 0 SH
Paul Waner RF 4 0 1 1 1 1 5 .367 .438 .513 .951 3 0
George Grantham 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .364 .439 .536 .975 6 0
Pie Traynor 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .295 .336 .406 .742 2 3 2B,SB
Pete Scott LF 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .333 .406 .588 .994 2 0 SH
Dick Bartell SS 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .252 .306 .330 .637 2 4 2B
Charlie Hargreaves C 3 2 1 0 1 0 4 .278 .321 .342 .663 4 1 2B
Carmen Hill P 4 1 2 3 0 1 4 .289 .308 .342 .650 0 1
   Fred Fussell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .095 .095 .095 .190 0 0
Team Totals 34 7 14 7 3 4 39 .412 .459 .500 .959 27 12
2B: P Traynor (18); D Bartell (2); C Hargreaves (7).
SH: L Waner (5); P Scott (5).
TB: D Bartell 4; P Traynor 3; L Waner 2; C Hargreaves 2; C Hill 2; G Grantham; S Adams; P Scott; P Waner.
RBI: C Hill 3 (5); L Waner (30); P Waner (43); P Traynor (41); D Bartell (14).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Adams-D Bartell-G Grantham.
E: C Hargreaves (7); D Bartell 2 (11).
Baserunning
SB: P Traynor (6).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Smith, L (4-9) 2 6 5 5 2 2 0 5.10 14 24
Johnny Cooney 4 6 2 2 1 1 0 4.36 17
Kent Greenfield 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 7.28 8
Team Totals 8 14 7 7 3 4 0 7.88 39 24

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Carmen Hill, W (6-5) 8 10 6 4 1 1 0 4.22 36 42
Fred Fussell, S (1) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.88 4
Team Totals 9 11 6 4 1 1 0 4.00 40 42
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Beans Reardon, 1B - Sherry Magee, 2B - (none), 3B - Charlie Moran.
Time of Game: 2:02.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Lance Richbourg RF 1 Sparky Adams 2B
2 Earl Clark CF 2 Lloyd Waner CF
3 George Sisler 1B 3 Paul Waner RF
4 Rogers Hornsby 2B 4 George Grantham 1B
5 Les Bell 3B 5 Pie Traynor 3B
6 Eddie Brown LF 6 Pete Scott LF
7 Howard Freigau SS 7 Dick Bartell SS
8 Al Spohrer C 8 Charlie Hargreaves C
9 Bob Smith P 9 Carmen Hill P

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