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Scores
Standings
CLE
@DET
10
5
BOS
@NYY
3
6
WSH
@PHA
5
4
WSH
@PHA
5
2
CHW
@SLB
10
0
PHI
@BRO
2
10
PHI
@BRO
2
5
 
(8)
NYG
@BSN
3
4
NYG
@BSN
7
3
STL
@CHC
8
1
STL
@CHC
2
1
CIN
@PIT
2
1
CIN
@PIT
1
8
Sunday, September 22, 1940,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:01
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Reds
2
96-48
 Won 1 
1st
at Pirates
1
74-72
 Lost 1 
4th, 22 GB
W: Jim Turner (13-7)
L: Oad Swigart (0-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  0   0  0  0   0  2  0    2  7  0
Pirates         0  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  2  1

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Joost 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .210 .300 .246 .546 1 2 SH
Mike McCormick CF 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .290 .317 .350 .666 0 0 SB
Ival Goodman RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .255 .332 .390 .721 4 0
Frank McCormick 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .315 .373 .495 .868 16 0 2B
Jimmy Ripple LF 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .308 .406 .516 .922 0 0 HR
Dick West C 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .385 .385 .462 .846 2 1 SB
Lonny Frey 2B 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .259 .355 .368 .723 1 5
Billy Myers SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .192 .280 .287 .567 3 6 SH
Jim Turner P 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .222 .222 .306 .528 0 2 2B
Team Totals 33 2 7 2 2 3 37 .212 .257 .364 .621 27 16
2B: F McCormick (43); J Turner (4).
HR: J Ripple (4).
SH: E Joost (10); B Myers (9).
TB: J Ripple 4; J Turner 3; D West 2; F McCormick 2; L Frey.
RBI: J Ripple 2 (17).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Myers-L Frey-F McCormick.
Baserunning
SB: M McCormick (7); D West (1).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Elbie Fletcher 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .279 .423 .452 .876 13 0 SB
Frankie Gustine 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .287 .332 .382 .714 0 1
Debs Garms 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .375 .416 .528 .944 1 2
Arky Vaughan SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .295 .386 .449 .835 0 4
Maurice Van Robays LF 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .268 .311 .397 .709 1 0 GDP
Bob Elliott RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .286 .339 .420 .760 6 0
Vince DiMaggio CF 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .287 .366 .531 .897 3 0
Joe Schultz C 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .185 .241 .259 .501 3 1
Oad Swigart P 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Paul Waner 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .290 .350 .378 .728
   Dick Lanahan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .118 .118 .118 .235 0 0
   Danny MacFayden P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .185 .214 .185 .399 0 1
Team Totals 28 1 2 1 2 2 30 .071 .133 .071 .205 27 10
TB: A Vaughan; J Schultz.
GIDP: M Van Robays (16).
RBI: O Swigart (1).
Team LOB: 2.
Fielding
E: F Gustine (43).
Baserunning
SB: E Fletcher (4).

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jim Turner, W (13-7) 9 2 1 1 2 2 0 2.82 30 79
Team Totals 9 2 1 1 2 2 0 1.00 30 79

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Oad Swigart, L (0-2) 8 6 2 0 2 3 1 5.79 33 67
Dick Lanahan 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.17 1
Danny MacFayden 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.55 3
Team Totals 9 7 2 0 2 3 1 0.00 37 67
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry Goetz, 1B - Babe Pinelli, 2B - (none), 3B - Beans Reardon.
Time of Game: 2:01.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Eddie Joost 3B 1 Elbie Fletcher 1B
2 Mike McCormick CF 2 Frankie Gustine 2B
3 Ival Goodman RF 3 Debs Garms 3B
4 Frank McCormick 1B 4 Arky Vaughan SS
5 Jimmy Ripple LF 5 Maurice Van Robays LF
6 Dick West C 6 Bob Elliott RF
7 Lonny Frey 2B 7 Vince DiMaggio CF
8 Billy Myers SS 8 Joe Schultz C
9 Jim Turner P 9 Oad Swigart P

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