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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
4
3
DET
@PHA
7
6
CLE
@WSH
5
2
NYG
@CHC
5
2
PHI
@CIN
0
3
PHI
@CIN
2
9
BSN
@PIT
5
6
BRO
@STL
7
3
Saturday, July 29, 1939,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 4,962, Time of Game: 2:06
Braves
5
41-48
 Lost 1 
7th, 17½ GB
at Pirates
6
46-41
 Won 1 
2nd, 11½ GB
W: Joe Bowman (8-5)
L: Milt Shoffner (3-6)
S: Mace Brown (7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  2  3    5 13  0
Pirates         1  0  0   4  0  0   1  0  X    6 10  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Rabbit Warstler SS 4 2 2 0 1 0 5 .244 .303 .300 .603 3 3
Debs Garms RF 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .313 .356 .422 .778 2 0
Buddy Hassett 1B 5 0 3 0 0 0 5 .338 .380 .379 .760 10 0
Max West CF 5 0 2 3 0 0 5 .279 .353 .472 .825 1 0
Tony Cuccinello 2B 4 0 1 0 1 2 5 .328 .386 .423 .810 3 5
Al Simmons LF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .286 .339 .424 .763 0 0 2·GDP
Al Lopez C 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .235 .304 .353 .657 2 1
   Phil Masi C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .214 .250 .381 .631 2 0
Sibby Sisti 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .200 .286 .240 .526 1 5
Milt Shoffner P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .171 .227 .171 .398 0 0
   Dick Errickson P 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .240 .269 .240 .509 0 0
   Jimmy Outlaw 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .242 .310 .264 .574
Team Totals 38 5 13 5 4 4 42 .342 .405 .342 .747 24 14
TB: D Garms 3; B Hassett 3; R Warstler 2; M West 2; S Sisti; J Outlaw; T Cuccinello.
GIDP: A Simmons 2 (10).
RBI: M West 3 (56); D Garms 2 (30).
Team LOB: 10.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Fern Bell CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .299 .404 .407 .811 4 0
   Lloyd Waner CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .317 .331 .648 0 0
Arky Vaughan SS 2 0 1 0 1 0 4 .311 .391 .431 .822 2 2 SH
Johnny Rizzo LF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .263 .356 .445 .800 1 0 HR
Chuck Klein RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .312 .390 .512 .902 3 0
Elbie Fletcher 1B 2 0 1 0 1 0 4 .273 .362 .382 .744 10 0 SH
Lee Handley 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .315 .367 .408 .776 0 2 2B
Pep Young 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .289 .353 .408 .761 1 3
Ray Berres C 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .227 .272 .268 .540 6 1 2B
Joe Bowman P 3 0 1 2 0 0 3 .373 .407 .529 .937 0 1 2B
   Rip Sewell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .268 .308 .576 0 0
   Mace Brown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .063 .091 .094 .185 0 1
Team Totals 31 6 10 6 2 2 35 .323 .364 .516 .880 27 10
2B: L Handley (14); R Berres (6); J Bowman (6).
HR: J Rizzo (6).
SH: A Vaughan (12); E Fletcher (6).
TB: J Rizzo 5; L Handley 2; R Berres 2; J Bowman 2; F Bell; E Fletcher; C Klein; A Vaughan; P Young.
RBI: J Rizzo 2 (45); J Bowman 2 (12); R Berres (13); L Handley (37).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Brown-R Berres-E Fletcher; P Young-A Vaughan-E Fletcher.

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Milt Shoffner, L (3-6) 3.1 8 5 5 0 1 0 3.23 17 25
Dick Errickson 4.2 2 1 1 2 1 1 4.13 18
Team Totals 8 10 6 6 2 2 1 6.75 35 25

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Bowman, W (8-5) 7 10 2 2 1 3 0 4.22 31 51
Rip Sewell 1 2 3 3 2 1 0 4.32 7
Mace Brown, S (7) 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.90 4
Team Totals 9 13 5 5 4 4 0 5.00 42 51
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Babe Pinelli, 1B - Beans Reardon, 2B - (none), 3B - Tom Dunn.
Time of Game: 2:06.
Attendance: 4,962.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Rabbit Warstler SS 1 Fern Bell CF
2 Debs Garms RF 2 Arky Vaughan SS
3 Buddy Hassett 1B 3 Johnny Rizzo LF
4 Max West CF 4 Chuck Klein RF
5 Tony Cuccinello 2B 5 Elbie Fletcher 1B
6 Al Simmons LF 6 Lee Handley 3B
7 Al Lopez C 7 Pep Young 2B
8 Sibby Sisti 3B 8 Ray Berres C
9 Milt Shoffner P 9 Joe Bowman P

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