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CLE
@BOS
11
0
DET
@NYY
2
5
SLB
@WSH
1
4
PHI
@CHC
8
7
NYG
@CIN
1
6
BRO
@PIT
8
2
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@STL
1
7
Thursday, May 25, 1939,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 5,600, Time of Game: 2:05
Dodgers
8
12-17
 Won 1 
6th, 8 GB
at Pirates
2
15-16
 Lost 1 
4th, 6 GB
W: Tot Pressnell (1-1)
L: Bob Klinger (3-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Dodgers         0  3  0   0  1  0   2  0  2    8 15  2
Pirates         0  1  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    2  7  1

Brooklyn Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Goody Rosen CF 4 0 2 0 1 1 5 .238 .336 .307 .643 -0.008 0.49 0.029 -0.038 -0.2 3 0
Cookie Lavagetto 3B 3 0 1 0 2 0 5 .275 .392 .330 .723 0.028 0.58 0.051 -0.023 0.3 2 1
Babe Phelps C 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .244 .303 .366 .669 -0.129 0.84 0.000 -0.129 -1.8 4 0 GDP
Dolph Camilli 1B 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .313 .442 .661 1.103 -0.016 0.64 0.040 -0.056 0.1 7 2
Fred Sington RF 5 3 4 1 0 0 5 .239 .386 .326 .712 0.184 0.65 0.186 -0.002 1.7 3 0 2B
Leo Durocher SS 5 2 2 0 0 1 5 .325 .393 .450 .843 -0.051 0.83 0.028 -0.079 0.3 2 1 2B
Tuck Stainback LF 4 1 3 3 0 0 5 .304 .339 .429 .768 0.121 0.89 0.149 -0.028 2.0 4 0 HBP
Johnny Hudson 2B 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .265 .324 .294 .618 0.044 0.98 0.122 -0.077 0.5 1 1
Tot Pressnell P 5 0 1 2 0 2 5 .111 .111 .111 .222 0.114 0.68 0.154 -0.039 0.7 1 4
Team Totals 40 8 15 7 4 5 45 .375 .444 .425 .869 0.287 0.73 0.759 -0.471 3.6 27 9
2B: F Sington (4, off B Klinger); L Durocher (8, off K Heintzelman).
HBP: T Stainback (1, by B Klinger).
TB: F Sington 5; L Durocher 3; T Stainback 3; G Rosen 2; T Pressnell; D Camilli; J Hudson; C Lavagetto.
GIDP: B Phelps (8).
RBI: T Stainback 3 (8); T Pressnell 2 (2); J Hudson (2); F Sington (3).
2-out RBI: T Pressnell 2; T Stainback; J Hudson.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 4 for 9.
Fielding
E: T Stainback (5); L Durocher (10).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Paul Waner RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .289 .325 .333 .658 -0.001 0.84 0.053 -0.054 -0.2 3 1
Arky Vaughan SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .250 .341 .336 .677 -0.096 1.01 0.000 -0.096 -0.9 4 1
Johnny Rizzo LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .252 .368 .426 .794 -0.070 0.71 0.000 -0.070 -0.6 1 0
Fern Bell CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .345 .478 .382 .860 0.050 0.81 0.085 -0.035 0.4 3 0
Bill Brubaker 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .280 .346 .432 .778 0.005 1.22 0.075 -0.071 -0.2 2 3
Gus Suhr 1B 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .280 .351 .364 .716 -0.121 1.20 0.002 -0.122 -0.8 8 1
Lee Handley 3B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .333 .429 .389 .817 0.189 1.30 0.206 -0.017 1.3 0 0 SB
Ray Berres C 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .222 .284 .247 .531 -0.033 1.09 0.089 -0.122 -0.3 6 0
Bob Klinger P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .368 .455 .368 .823 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 2
   Bill Swift P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .500 .600 .500 1.100 -0.126 2.27 0.000 -0.126 -1.0 0 1
   Lloyd Waner PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .247 .287 .315 .602 -0.010 0.42 0.000 -0.010 -0.2
   Ken Heintzelman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 35 2 7 2 0 3 35 .200 .200 .200 .400 -0.213 1.08 0.510 -0.723 -2.4 27 9
TB: L Handley 2; F Bell 2; R Berres; A Vaughan; P Waner.
RBI: R Berres (8); L Handley (10).
2-out RBI: R Berres.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Klinger-A Vaughan-G Suhr.
E: P Waner (2).
Outfield Assists: P Waner (G Rosen at 2nd base).
Baserunning
SB: L Handley (7, 2nd base off T Pressnell/B Phelps).

Brooklyn Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Tot Pressnell, W (1-1) 9 7 2 1 0 3 0 3.32 35 70 0.213 1.08 2.4
Team Totals 9 7 2 1 0 3 0 1.00 35 70 0.213 1.08 2.4

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Klinger, L (3-5) 1.2 5 3 3 1 0 0 4.03 10 32 -0.234 1.15 -2.5
Bill Swift 5.1 8 3 2 2 3 0 2.33 26 2 0 -0.050 0.79 -0.1
Ken Heintzelman 2 2 2 2 1 2 0 9.00 9 0 0 -0.004 0.07 -1.0
Team Totals 9 15 8 7 4 5 0 7.00 45 32 2 0 -0.288 0.73 -3.6
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: B Klinger (2; T Stainback).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Babe Pinelli, 1B - Larry Goetz, 2B - (none), 3B - Beans Reardon.
Time of Game: 2:05.
Attendance: 5,600.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Brooklyn Dodgers         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Goody Rosen CF 1 Paul Waner RF
2 Cookie Lavagetto 3B 2 Arky Vaughan SS
3 Babe Phelps C 3 Johnny Rizzo LF
4 Dolph Camilli 1B 4 Fern Bell CF
5 Fred Sington RF 5 Bill Brubaker 2B
6 Leo Durocher SS 6 Gus Suhr 1B
7 Tuck Stainback LF 7 Lee Handley 3B
8 Johnny Hudson 2B 8 Ray Berres C
9 Tot Pressnell P 9 Bob Klinger P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 1-3 1 12- R PIT L. Handley T. Pressnell -16% 49% Single; Bell Scores/unER; Brubaker to 3B
t2 1-0 2 -23 RR BRO T. Pressnell B. Klinger 15% 77% Single; Sington Scores; Stainback Scores
t2 0-0 0 1-- R BRO F. Sington B. Klinger 13% 66% Double; Camilli Scores
t7 4-2 2 12- RR BRO J. Hudson B. Swift 12% 94% Single; Sington Scores; Durocher Scores/Adv on E9/unER/No RBI
t5 3-2 2 -2- R BRO T. Stainback B. Swift 11% 74% Single; Sington Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Pirates' Bob Klinger facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BRO G. Rosen B. Klinger -2% 48% Single; Rosen out at 2B/RF-2B
t1 0-0 1 --- BRO C. Lavagetto B. Klinger 2% 50% Walk
t1 0-0 1 1-- OO BRO B. Phelps B. Klinger -5% 45% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Pirates 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Pirates Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Tot Pressnell facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O PIT P. Waner T. Pressnell 2% 47% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 1 --- O PIT A. Vaughan T. Pressnell 2% 49% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 2 --- O PIT J. Rizzo T. Pressnell 1% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Pirates 0.
Top of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Pirates' Bob Klinger facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- BRO D. Camilli B. Klinger 4% 54% Single
t2 0-0 0 1-- R BRO F. Sington B. Klinger 13% 66% Double; Camilli Scores
t2 1-0 0 -2- O BRO L. Durocher B. Klinger -4% 62% Flyball: 2B
t2 1-0 1 -2- BRO T. Stainback B. Klinger 2% 64% Hit By Pitch
t2 1-0 1 12- O BRO J. Hudson B. Klinger -3% 62% Groundout: P-1B; Sington to 3B; Stainback to 2B
t2 1-0 2 -23 RR BRO T. Pressnell B. Klinger 15% 77% Single; Sington Scores; Stainback Scores
t2 3-0 2 1-- BRO G. Rosen B. Klinger 1% 78% Single; Pressnell to 2B
Bill Swift replaces Bob Klinger pitching and batting 9th
t2 3-0 2 12- BRO C. Lavagetto B. Swift 2% 80% Walk; Pressnell to 3B; Rosen to 2B
t2 3-0 2 123 O BRO B. Phelps B. Swift -4% 76% Flyball: RF
3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Dodgers 3, Pirates 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-3, Dodgers' Tot Pressnell facing 4-5-6
b2 0-3 0 --- PIT F. Bell T. Pressnell -4% 72% Single
b2 0-3 0 1-- O PIT B. Brubaker T. Pressnell 3% 75% Strikeout
b2 0-3 1 1-- O PIT G. Suhr T. Pressnell 3% 78% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b2 0-3 2 1-- PIT L. Handley T. Pressnell -2% 76% Single; Suhr to 2B
b2 0-3 2 12- R PIT R. Berres T. Pressnell -9% 67% Single; Suhr Scores; Handley to 2B
b2 1-3 2 12- O PIT B. Swift T. Pressnell 5% 72% Flyball: CF
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 3, Pirates 1.
Top of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 3-1, Pirates' Bill Swift facing 4-5-6
t3 3-1 0 --- O BRO D. Camilli B. Swift -2% 70% Flyball: RF
t3 3-1 1 --- BRO F. Sington B. Swift 2% 72% Single
t3 3-1 1 1-- O BRO L. Durocher B. Swift -2% 70% Strikeout Looking
t3 3-1 2 1-- BRO T. Stainback B. Swift 2% 71% Single; Sington to 2B
t3 3-1 2 12- O BRO J. Hudson B. Swift -3% 68% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 3, Pirates 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Pirates Batting, Behind 1-3, Dodgers' Tot Pressnell facing 1-2-3
b3 1-3 0 --- O PIT P. Waner T. Pressnell 3% 71% Flyball: RF
b3 1-3 1 --- O PIT A. Vaughan T. Pressnell 2% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 1-3 2 --- O PIT J. Rizzo T. Pressnell 1% 74% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 3, Pirates 1.
Top of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 3-1, Pirates' Bill Swift facing 9-1-2
t4 3-1 0 --- O BRO T. Pressnell B. Swift -2% 72% Foul Flyball: C
t4 3-1 1 --- O BRO G. Rosen B. Swift -1% 71% Strikeout
t4 3-1 2 --- BRO C. Lavagetto B. Swift 1% 72% Single
t4 3-1 2 1-- O BRO B. Phelps B. Swift -2% 70% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 3, Pirates 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Pirates Batting, Behind 1-3, Dodgers' Tot Pressnell facing 4-5-6
b4 1-3 0 --- PIT F. Bell T. Pressnell -5% 65% Single
b4 1-3 0 1-- PIT B. Brubaker T. Pressnell -8% 57% Reached on E7 (Fly Ball); Bell to 2B
b4 1-3 0 12- O PIT G. Suhr T. Pressnell 7% 65% Foul Flyball: C
b4 1-3 1 12- R PIT L. Handley T. Pressnell -16% 49% Single; Bell Scores/unER; Brubaker to 3B
b4 2-3 1 1-3 PIT R. Berres T. Pressnell -3% 46% Handley Steals 2B
b4 2-3 1 -23 O PIT R. Berres T. Pressnell 10% 56% Strikeout
b4 2-3 2 -23 O PIT B. Swift T. Pressnell 8% 64% Groundout: P-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Dodgers 3, Pirates 2.
Top of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 3-2, Pirates' Bill Swift facing 4-5-6
t5 3-2 0 --- O BRO D. Camilli B. Swift -2% 62% Flyball: CF
t5 3-2 1 --- BRO F. Sington B. Swift 3% 65% Single
t5 3-2 1 1-- O BRO L. Durocher B. Swift -2% 63% Groundout: 2B-1B; Sington to 2B
t5 3-2 2 -2- R BRO T. Stainback B. Swift 11% 74% Single; Sington Scores
t5 4-2 2 1-- O BRO J. Hudson B. Swift -2% 72% Groundout: 1B unassisted
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 4, Pirates 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-4, Dodgers' Tot Pressnell facing 1-2-3
b5 2-4 0 --- PIT P. Waner T. Pressnell -5% 67% Single
b5 2-4 0 1-- O PIT A. Vaughan T. Pressnell 5% 72% Single/runner struck by batted ball and is out; Waner out at 2B/2B
b5 2-4 1 1-- O PIT J. Rizzo T. Pressnell 4% 76% Strikeout
b5 2-4 2 1-- O PIT F. Bell T. Pressnell 3% 79% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 4, Pirates 2.
Top of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 4-2, Pirates' Bill Swift facing 9-1-2
t6 4-2 0 --- O BRO T. Pressnell B. Swift -2% 77% Strikeout
t6 4-2 1 --- BRO G. Rosen B. Swift 2% 79% Walk
t6 4-2 1 1-- O BRO C. Lavagetto B. Swift -2% 77% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t6 4-2 2 1-- O BRO B. Phelps B. Swift -2% 75% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 4, Pirates 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-4, Dodgers' Tot Pressnell facing 5-6-7
b6 2-4 0 --- O PIT B. Brubaker T. Pressnell 3% 78% Flyball: CF
b6 2-4 1 --- O PIT G. Suhr T. Pressnell 2% 81% Groundout: 1B-P
b6 2-4 2 --- O PIT L. Handley T. Pressnell 1% 82% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 4, Pirates 2.
Top of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 4-2, Pirates' Bill Swift facing 4-5-6
t7 4-2 0 --- O BRO D. Camilli B. Swift -1% 81% Flyball: RF
t7 4-2 1 --- BRO F. Sington B. Swift 2% 82% Single
t7 4-2 1 1-- BRO L. Durocher B. Swift 2% 85% Single; Sington to 2B
t7 4-2 1 12- O BRO T. Stainback B. Swift -3% 82% Foul Flyball: 1B
t7 4-2 2 12- RR BRO J. Hudson B. Swift 12% 94% Single; Sington Scores; Durocher Scores/Adv on E9/unER/No RBI
t7 6-2 2 1-- O BRO T. Pressnell B. Swift -1% 93% Groundout: P-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Dodgers 6, Pirates 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-6, Dodgers' Tot Pressnell facing 8-9-1
b7 2-6 0 --- O PIT R. Berres T. Pressnell 2% 95% Lineout: 3B
Lloyd Waner pinch hits for Bill Swift (P) batting 9th
b7 2-6 1 --- O PIT L. Waner T. Pressnell 1% 96% Flyball: CF
b7 2-6 2 --- O PIT P. Waner T. Pressnell 1% 97% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 6, Pirates 2.
Top of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 6-2, Pirates' Ken Heintzelman facing 1-2-3
Ken Heintzelman replaces Lloyd Waner (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t8 6-2 0 --- O BRO G. Rosen K. Heintzelman -0% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 6-2 1 --- O BRO C. Lavagetto K. Heintzelman -0% 96% Flyball: SS
t8 6-2 2 --- O BRO B. Phelps K. Heintzelman -0% 96% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 6, Pirates 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-6, Dodgers' Tot Pressnell facing 2-3-4
b8 2-6 0 --- O PIT A. Vaughan T. Pressnell 1% 97% Groundout: P-1B
b8 2-6 1 --- O PIT J. Rizzo T. Pressnell 1% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 2-6 2 --- O PIT F. Bell T. Pressnell 0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 6, Pirates 2.
Top of the 9th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 6-2, Pirates' Ken Heintzelman facing 4-5-6
t9 6-2 0 --- BRO D. Camilli K. Heintzelman 0% 99% Walk
t9 6-2 0 1-- O BRO F. Sington K. Heintzelman -0% 99% Flyball: LF
t9 6-2 1 1-- BRO L. Durocher K. Heintzelman 1% 99% Double; Camilli to 3B
t9 6-2 1 -23 RR BRO T. Stainback K. Heintzelman 1% 100% Single; Camilli Scores; Durocher Scores
t9 8-2 1 1-- O BRO J. Hudson K. Heintzelman -0% 100% Strikeout
t9 8-2 2 1-- O BRO T. Pressnell K. Heintzelman -0% 100% Strikeout
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 8, Pirates 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-8, Dodgers' Tot Pressnell facing 5-6-7
b9 2-8 0 --- O PIT B. Brubaker T. Pressnell 0% 100% Flyball: LF
b9 2-8 1 --- PIT G. Suhr T. Pressnell -0% 100% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
b9 2-8 1 1-- O PIT L. Handley T. Pressnell 0% 100% Flyball: LF
b9 2-8 2 1-- O PIT R. Berres T. Pressnell 0% 100% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Dodgers 8, Pirates 2.

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