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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
8
7
CLE
@NYY
3
4
SLB
@PHA
10
11
CHW
@WSH
2
5
NYG
@CHC
6
4
BSN
@PIT
2
4
BRO
@STL
6
7
Friday, June 16, 1939,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 2,491, Time of Game: 1:51
Braves
2
21-28
 Lost 1 
7th, 12 GB
at Pirates
4
24-27
 Won 1 
6th, 10 GB
W: Bob Klinger (5-8)
L: Bill Posedel (5-4)
S: Mace Brown (5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          1  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    2  6  0
Pirates         3  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  X    4  8  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Debs Garms RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .318 .364 .436 .800 3 0 2B
Johnny Cooney CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .248 .306 .269 .575 6 0
Buddy Hassett 1B 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .335 .394 .384 .779 5 2 SH
Max West LF 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .244 .302 .487 .790 1 0
Hank Majeski 3B 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .347 .407 .490 .897 0 1 HR
Eddie Miller SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .230 .299 .290 .588 0 3
Al Lopez C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .207 .292 .327 .618 3 0
Rabbit Warstler 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .224 .302 .280 .582 5 2
Bill Posedel P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .100 .182 .100 .282 0 1
   Al Simmons 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .254 .319 .357 .676
   Joe Sullivan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .500 .400 .900 1 0
   Jimmy Outlaw 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .208 .283 .229 .512
Team Totals 31 2 6 2 4 2 36 .194 .286 .323 .608 24 9
2B: D Garms (8).
HR: H Majeski (1).
SH: B Hassett (3).
TB: H Majeski 4; D Garms 2; R Warstler; A Lopez; B Hassett; B Posedel.
RBI: H Majeski (9); B Hassett (23).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. E Miller-R Warstler-B Hassett.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Paul Waner RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .307 .361 .386 .747 2 0 2B
Arky Vaughan SS 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .279 .372 .371 .742 2 8
Gus Suhr 1B 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .297 .372 .385 .758 13 0 SB,SH
Chuck Klein LF 2 2 0 0 2 0 4 .197 .346 .348 .694 0 0
Bill Brubaker 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .265 .326 .430 .756 2 2 SH
Lee Handley 3B 4 0 3 3 0 0 4 .285 .353 .358 .711 0 2 3B,2·SB
Lloyd Waner CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .284 .312 .331 .643 6 0
Ray Berres C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .230 .287 .259 .546 2 1
Bob Klinger P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .303 .378 .303 .681 0 2 GDP
   Mace Brown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .091 .091 .182 0 0
Team Totals 29 4 8 4 4 1 35 .276 .364 .379 .743 27 15
2B: P Waner (10).
3B: L Handley (1).
SH: G Suhr (7); B Brubaker (2).
TB: L Handley 5; A Vaughan 2; P Waner 2; L Waner; G Suhr.
GIDP: B Klinger (1).
RBI: L Handley 3 (24); G Suhr (31).
Team LOB: 7.
Baserunning
SB: G Suhr (4); L Handley 2 (10).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Posedel, L (5-4) 6 5 4 4 4 0 0 4.32 26 42
Joe Sullivan 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 4.21 9
Team Totals 8 8 4 4 4 1 0 4.50 35 42

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Klinger, W (5-8) 8.1 6 2 2 4 2 1 3.59 34 61
Mace Brown, S (5) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.33 2
Team Totals 9 6 2 2 4 2 1 2.00 36 61
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Beans Reardon, 1B - Babe Pinelli, 2B - (none), 3B - Larry Goetz.
Time of Game: 1:51.
Attendance: 2,491.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Debs Garms RF 1 Paul Waner RF
2 Johnny Cooney CF 2 Arky Vaughan SS
3 Buddy Hassett 1B 3 Gus Suhr 1B
4 Max West LF 4 Chuck Klein LF
5 Hank Majeski 3B 5 Bill Brubaker 2B
6 Eddie Miller SS 6 Lee Handley 3B
7 Al Lopez C 7 Lloyd Waner CF
8 Rabbit Warstler 2B 8 Ray Berres C
9 Bill Posedel P 9 Bob Klinger P

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