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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: 14,865, Time of Game: 1:59
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Reds
1
96-49
 Lost 1 
1st
at Pirates
8
75-72
 Won 1 
4th, 22 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    1  7  1
Pirates         0  1  0   3  0  0   2  2  X    8  8  1

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Joost 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .206 .296 .242 .538 2 3
Mike McCormick CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .290 .316 .349 .665 0 0
Harry Craft RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .239 .272 .349 .621 2 0 2B
Frank McCormick 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .316 .374 .495 .869 7 1
Morrie Arnovich LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .243 .297 .296 .593 1 0 2·GDP
Bill Baker C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .217 .242 .267 .509 11 1
Lew Riggs 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .278 .304 .389 .692 0 2 2B
Billy Myers SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .192 .279 .291 .570 1 1 2B
Johnny Vander Meer P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .214 .267 .357 .624 0 0
   Ival Goodman 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .255 .333 .390 .723
   Milt Shoffner P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .250 0 0
Team Totals 33 1 7 1 2 1 35 .212 .257 .303 .560 24 8
2B: H Craft (18); L Riggs (4); B Myers (13).
TB: H Craft 2; F McCormick 2; B Myers 2; L Riggs 2; M McCormick; M Arnovich.
GIDP: M Arnovich 2 (12).
RBI: F McCormick (123).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. E Joost-B Myers-F McCormick.
E: B Myers (16).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lee Handley 3B 4 1 1 1 1 0 5 .278 .332 .331 .663 0 2 3B
   Debs Garms 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .416 .528 .944 0 0
Frankie Gustine 2B 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .284 .331 .379 .710 4 3 GDP
Bob Elliott RF 4 0 1 1 1 0 5 .286 .340 .419 .759 5 0
Arky Vaughan SS 4 2 2 0 1 1 5 .296 .388 .451 .839 1 5 2B,2·SB
Maurice Van Robays LF 3 2 1 2 1 1 4 .268 .313 .403 .715 1 0 HR
Elbie Fletcher 1B 2 1 0 0 1 1 4 .278 .424 .451 .874 10 1 SB,HBP
Vince DiMaggio CF 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .283 .362 .525 .887 4 0
Spud Davis C 3 1 3 1 1 0 4 .321 .401 .432 .832 1 1
   Lloyd Waner 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .287 .279 .565
   Joe Schultz C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .185 .241 .259 .501 0 0
Johnny Lanning P 2 0 0 1 1 1 4 .206 .250 .265 .515 1 1 SH
Team Totals 30 8 8 6 8 8 40 .267 .436 .467 .903 27 13
2B: A Vaughan (38).
3B: L Handley (3).
HR: M Van Robays (11).
SH: J Lanning (3).
HBP: E Fletcher (9).
TB: M Van Robays 4; S Davis 3; A Vaughan 3; L Handley 3; B Elliott.
GIDP: F Gustine (15).
RBI: M Van Robays 2 (109); J Lanning (3); L Handley (19); B Elliott (59); S Davis (35).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Handley-F Gustine-E Fletcher; F Gustine-E Fletcher.
E: A Vaughan (50).
Baserunning
SB: A Vaughan 2 (13); E Fletcher (5).

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Vander Meer, L (2-1) 4 2 4 2 7 6 0 4.00 22 45
Milt Shoffner 4 6 4 4 1 2 1 5.63 18
Team Totals 8 8 8 6 8 8 1 6.75 40 45

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Lanning, W (7-4) 9 7 1 1 2 1 0 4.15 35 68
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 2 1 0 1.00 35 68
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: J Vander Meer (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Babe Pinelli, 1B - Beans Reardon, 2B - (none), 3B - Larry Goetz.
Time of Game: 1:59.
Attendance: 14,865.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

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