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Scores
Standings
DET
@CHW
6
7
 
(12)
WSH
@NYY
0
4
CLE
@SLB
3
0
CLE
@SLB
7
1
NYG
@BRO
7
3
PHI
@BSN
2
9
PHI
@BSN
3
2
CHC
@CIN
2
1
STL
@PIT
4
3
STL
@PIT
3
0
Wednesday, August 16, 1939,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:15
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cardinals
4
60-44
 Won 2 
2nd, 6 GB
at Pirates
3
49-53
 Lost 7 
6th, 17 GB
W: Bob Bowman (8-4)
L: Bob Klinger (11-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   2  0  2    4  8  3
Pirates         0  0  1   0  1  0   1  0  0    3  8  1

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lyn Lary SS-3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .132 .353 .211 .563 1 1 GDP
Jimmy Brown 2B-SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .298 .333 .403 .736 1 3
Enos Slaughter RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .296 .353 .472 .825 6 0
Johnny Mize 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .347 .439 .632 1.071 8 1
Don Padgett C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .441 .484 .661 1.145 1 0
   Mickey Owen C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .326 .332 .658 1 0
Pepper Martin LF 4 2 1 0 0 1 4 .326 .410 .495 .905 3 0
Terry Moore CF 4 2 3 4 0 0 4 .284 .348 .449 .797 1 0 2·HR,SB
Don Gutteridge 3B 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .255 .305 .365 .671 2 3
   Stu Martin 2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .256 .311 .363 .674 2 1
Bob Weiland P 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .059 .086 .059 .145 0 0 SH
   Bob Bowman P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .100 .156 .133 .290 0 1
   Clyde Shoun P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .158 .111 .269 1 0
Team Totals 34 4 8 4 1 4 36 .235 .257 .412 .669 27 10
HR: T Moore 2 (7).
SH: B Weiland (3).
TB: T Moore 9; J Mize; D Gutteridge; S Martin; P Martin; D Padgett.
GIDP: L Lary (1).
RBI: T Moore 4 (42).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Brown-S Martin-J Mize.
E: P Martin (5); D Padgett (3); J Brown (27).
Baserunning
SB: T Moore (5).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Fern Bell CF 2 0 0 1 1 0 4 .294 .398 .394 .793 1 0 SH
   Lloyd Waner CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285 .326 .337 .663 0 0
   Jim Tobin 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .261 .282 .420 .702
Arky Vaughan SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .307 .382 .428 .810 1 2
Johnny Rizzo LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .254 .341 .424 .765 4 0
Chuck Klein RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .292 .366 .481 .847 2 0 SH
Elbie Fletcher 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .278 .364 .397 .761 12 0
Bill Brubaker 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .236 .304 .376 .680 1 2 GDP
Pep Young 2B 4 3 4 0 0 0 4 .277 .344 .385 .729 1 5 3·2B
Ray Mueller C 2 0 2 2 1 0 4 .237 .286 .336 .622 5 1 SH
Bob Klinger P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .215 .271 .215 .487 0 0
   Paul Waner 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .314 .369 .413 .782
Team Totals 32 3 8 3 2 2 37 .250 .294 .344 .638 27 10
2B: P Young 3 (12).
SH: F Bell (5); C Klein (8); R Mueller (8).
TB: P Young 7; R Mueller 2; E Fletcher; J Rizzo.
GIDP: B Brubaker (8).
RBI: R Mueller 2 (16); F Bell (34).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Young-A Vaughan-E Fletcher.
E: A Vaughan (25).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Weiland 7.1 7 3 1 2 1 0 3.30 31 55
Bob Bowman, W (8-4) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.15 4
Clyde Shoun, S (6) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.21 2
Team Totals 9 8 3 1 2 2 0 1.00 37 55

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Klinger, L (11-12) 9 8 4 3 1 4 2 3.52 36 60
Team Totals 9 8 4 3 1 4 2 3.00 36 60
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Beans Reardon, 1B - Larry Goetz, 2B - (none), 3B - Babe Pinelli.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Lyn Lary SS 1 Fern Bell CF
2 Jimmy Brown 2B 2 Arky Vaughan SS
3 Enos Slaughter RF 3 Johnny Rizzo LF
4 Johnny Mize 1B 4 Chuck Klein RF
5 Don Padgett C 5 Elbie Fletcher 1B
6 Pepper Martin LF 6 Bill Brubaker 3B
7 Terry Moore CF 7 Pep Young 2B
8 Don Gutteridge 3B 8 Ray Mueller C
9 Bob Weiland P 9 Bob Klinger P

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