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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
1
2
 
(11)
SLB
@NYY
2
5
CLE
@PHA
2
5
CHW
@WSH
4
2
BSN
@CHC
4
3
 
(13)
BRO
@CIN
3
2
PHI
@PIT
0
9
NYG
@STL
0
9
Thursday, July 9, 1942,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 29,488, Time of Game: 2:20
Phillies
0
21-55
 Lost 1 
8th, 33 GB
at Pirates
9
35-40
 Won 1 
6th, 18½ GB
W: Rip Sewell (9-7)
L: Rube Melton (5-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Phillies        0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  5  1
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  0   1  8  X    9  9  2

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pinky May 3B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .188 .343 .225 .568 2 0
Lloyd Waner CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .238 .273 .310 .582 3 0
Al Glossop 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .250 .278 .324 .602 2 1
Danny Litwhiler LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .271 .308 .391 .699 1 0
Ron Northey RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .228 .256 .342 .598 4 0 SB,GDP
Nick Etten 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .262 .321 .389 .710 5 1
Bobby Bragan SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .234 .275 .307 .582 2 2
   Danny Murtaugh SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .276 .358 .342 .699 1 0
Bennie Warren C 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .179 .223 .286 .509 2 0
   Stan Benjamin 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .222 .259 .306 .565
   Sam Nahem P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Earl Naylor P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .171 .209 .171 .380 0 0
   Boom-Boom Beck P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Rube Melton P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .077 .111 .154 .265 1 0
   Mickey Livingston C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .231 .318 .274 .592 1 1
Team Totals 32 0 5 0 2 5 34 .156 .206 .156 .362 24 5
TB: R Northey 2; D Litwhiler 2; D Murtaugh.
GIDP: R Northey (2).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: D Murtaugh (23).
Baserunning
SB: R Northey (1).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Coscarart SS 4 1 2 2 1 0 5 .217 .259 .283 .542 3 4
Johnny Barrett RF 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .263 .360 .337 .697 3 0
Elbie Fletcher 1B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .304 .438 .429 .867 9 1 3B
Bob Elliott 3B 5 1 1 2 0 1 5 .279 .333 .436 .769 2 1
Babe Phelps C 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .325 .397 .532 .929 6 1 2B
   Bud Stewart 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .286 .329 .615
   Al Lopez C 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .261 .342 .312 .654 0 0 HBP
Jimmy Wasdell LF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .270 .357 .341 .698 0 0
Vince DiMaggio CF 2 1 0 0 2 1 4 .236 .305 .380 .685 2 0
Frankie Gustine 2B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .215 .278 .273 .551 1 2 SB
Rip Sewell P 3 1 1 2 1 0 4 .167 .184 .188 .371 1 2 SB
Team Totals 34 9 9 8 7 2 42 .265 .405 .353 .758 27 11
2B: B Phelps (9).
3B: E Fletcher (3).
HBP: A Lopez (1).
TB: E Fletcher 4; J Wasdell 2; B Phelps 2; P Coscarart 2; B Elliott; R Sewell.
RBI: R Sewell 2 (4); P Coscarart 2 (10); B Elliott 2 (55); E Fletcher (32); B Phelps (20).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Phelps-F Gustine; R Sewell-P Coscarart-E Fletcher.
E: P Coscarart 2 (17).
Baserunning
SB: F Gustine (1); R Sewell (2).

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rube Melton, L (5-8) 7 2 1 1 6 1 0 3.34 29 64
Sam Nahem 0 3 3 3 0 0 0 6.05 3
Earl Naylor 0.1 3 5 4 1 1 0 6.46 6
Boom-Boom Beck 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.41 4
Team Totals 8 9 9 8 7 2 0 9.00 42 64

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rip Sewell, W (9-7) 9 5 0 0 2 5 0 3.67 34 80
Team Totals 9 5 0 0 2 5 0 0.00 34 80
Balks: None.
WP: R Melton 2 (3); R Sewell (3).
HBP: B Beck (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Beans Reardon, 1B - Larry Goetz, 2B - (none), 3B - Jocko Conlan.
Time of Game: 2:20.
Attendance: 29,488.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Phillies         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Pinky May 3B 1 Pete Coscarart SS
2 Lloyd Waner CF 2 Johnny Barrett RF
3 Al Glossop 2B 3 Elbie Fletcher 1B
4 Danny Litwhiler LF 4 Bob Elliott 3B
5 Ron Northey RF 5 Babe Phelps C
6 Nick Etten 1B 6 Jimmy Wasdell LF
7 Bobby Bragan SS 7 Vince DiMaggio CF
8 Bennie Warren C 8 Frankie Gustine 2B
9 Rube Melton P 9 Rip Sewell P

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