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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
4
2
DET
@NYY
5
6
CHW
@PHA
0
3
SLB
@WSH
0
3
PHI
@CHC
7
5
 
(10)
NYG
@CIN
5
4
 
(11)
BSN
@PIT
2
3
BRO
@STL
5
7
Wednesday, August 21, 1940,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 2,281, Time of Game: 1:50
Braves
2
44-68
 Lost 2 
7th, 26 GB
at Pirates
3
56-55
 Won 2 
5th, 13½ GB
L: Dick Coffman (1-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  1  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    2  8  1
Pirates         0  0  1   1  0  0   0  1  X    3 10  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Buddy Hassett 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .233 .274 .291 .565 2 2
   Max West 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .282 .373 .375 .749 5 0
Bama Rowell 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .331 .357 .448 .805 3 3
Johnny Cooney CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .307 .357 .373 .730 4 0
Chet Ross LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .297 .365 .479 .844 1 0
Eddie Miller SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .288 .341 .435 .776 2 5
Sibby Sisti 3B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .232 .292 .344 .636 1 1 2B
Gene Moore RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .265 .318 .367 .686 1 0
   Al Glossop 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .226 .305 .333 .638
Phil Masi C 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .191 .268 .243 .511 4 1 2B
Joe Sullivan P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .169 .169 .185 .354 1 0
   Dick Coffman P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .083 .154 .083 .237 0 0
Team Totals 33 2 8 2 2 1 35 .242 .286 .303 .589 24 12
2B: S Sisti (14); P Masi (4).
TB: S Sisti 3; P Masi 2; E Miller; D Coffman; J Cooney; G Moore; B Rowell.
RBI: P Masi 2 (10).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Masi-B Rowell.
E: B Rowell (24).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Paul Waner 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .316 .381 .407 .788 12 1
Debs Garms 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .378 .429 .518 .947 1 1
Bob Elliott RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .268 .319 .395 .713 1 0 2B
Arky Vaughan SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .290 .385 .421 .805 2 6
Maurice Van Robays LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .278 .321 .402 .722 2 1
Frankie Gustine 2B 3 0 0 1 1 1 4 .302 .344 .412 .756 5 4
Vince DiMaggio CF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .264 .342 .507 .850 0 0 2B
Spud Davis C 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .340 .435 .492 .927 3 0
Ken Heintzelman P 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .132 .154 .132 .285 1 1
Team Totals 34 3 10 3 2 3 36 .294 .333 .353 .686 27 14
2B: B Elliott (24); V DiMaggio (13).
TB: B Elliott 3; D Garms 2; V DiMaggio 2; K Heintzelman; S Davis; M Van Robays; A Vaughan; P Waner.
RBI: V DiMaggio (28); D Garms (44); F Gustine (44).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Vaughan-P Waner.

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Sullivan 4 7 2 1 1 0 0 3.46 21 41
Dick Coffman, L (1-3) 4 3 1 1 1 3 0 5.27 15
Team Totals 8 10 3 2 2 3 0 2.25 36 41

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ken Heintzelman, W (5-5) 9 8 2 2 2 1 0 3.67 35 62
Team Totals 9 8 2 2 2 1 0 2.00 35 62
Balks: None.
WP: J Sullivan (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Klem, 1B - Lee Ballanfant, 2B - (none), 3B - Bick Campbell.
Time of Game: 1:50.
Attendance: 2,281.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Buddy Hassett 1B 1 Paul Waner 1B
2 Bama Rowell 2B 2 Debs Garms 3B
3 Johnny Cooney CF 3 Bob Elliott RF
4 Chet Ross LF 4 Arky Vaughan SS
5 Eddie Miller SS 5 Maurice Van Robays LF
6 Sibby Sisti 3B 6 Frankie Gustine 2B
7 Gene Moore RF 7 Vince DiMaggio CF
8 Phil Masi C 8 Spud Davis C
9 Joe Sullivan P 9 Ken Heintzelman P

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