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Scores
Standings
DET
@CLE
4
2
DET
@CLE
2
0
BOS
@NYY
4
8
CHW
@SLB
3
6
PHI
@BRO
0
1
NYG
@BSN
0
1
NYG
@BSN
2
8
STL
@CHC
9
4
STL
@CHC
8
3
CIN
@PIT
3
0
Wednesday, August 12, 1942,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 8,114, Time of Game: 1:55
Reds
3
58-51
 Won 1 
3rd, 18 GB
at Pirates
0
50-56
 Lost 1 
5th, 24½ GB
L: Rip Sewell (12-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  1  0   0  0  0   0  2  0    3 12  0
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  3  2

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Joost SS 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .233 .304 .335 .639 2 3 2B
Lonny Frey 2B 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .256 .383 .325 .708 4 3
Bert Haas 3B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .257 .335 .347 .682 0 3
Max Marshall RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .270 .318 .349 .667 1 0
Eric Tipton LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .224 .267 .388 .655 2 0 SH
Gee Walker CF 4 2 1 0 0 0 4 .234 .301 .329 .630 0 0
Frank McCormick 1B 4 0 4 2 0 0 4 .261 .317 .384 .700 10 0 2B
Al Lakeman C 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .188 .278 .188 .465 8 3 SH
Johnny Vander Meer P 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .118 .211 .137 .348 0 3
Team Totals 35 3 12 3 2 4 39 .343 .378 .400 .778 27 15
2B: E Joost (25); F McCormick (15).
SH: E Tipton (3); A Lakeman (1).
TB: F McCormick 5; E Joost 3; J Vander Meer 2; L Frey; M Marshall; A Lakeman; G Walker.
RBI: F McCormick 2 (64); A Lakeman (1).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 4. A Lakeman-L Frey; E Joost-L Frey-F McCormick; B Haas-L Frey-F McCormick; A Lakeman-E Joost.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Huck Geary SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .278 .350 .278 .628 1 2
Jimmy Wasdell RF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .252 .334 .314 .648 2 0
Maurice Van Robays LF 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .220 .287 .290 .577 2 2
Bob Elliott 3B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .292 .351 .428 .780 1 1
Elbie Fletcher 1B 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .302 .433 .419 .852 4 1
Vince DiMaggio CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .243 .312 .402 .714 2 0
Pete Coscarart 2B 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .219 .279 .266 .545 6 1
Al Lopez C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .250 .336 .292 .628 8 2 2·GDP
Rip Sewell P 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 .172 .197 .203 .400 1 4
   Frankie Gustine 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .198 .261 .246 .507
Team Totals 25 0 3 0 4 7 29 .120 .241 .120 .361 27 13
TB: J Wasdell; P Coscarart; R Sewell.
GIDP: A Lopez 2 (7).
Team LOB: 2.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Van Robays-A Lopez-B Elliott; M Van Robays-A Lopez.
E: J Wasdell (8); B Elliott (25).

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Vander Meer, W (13-8) 9 3 0 0 4 7 0 2.39 29 84
Team Totals 9 3 0 0 4 7 0 0.00 29 84

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rip Sewell, L (12-10) 9 12 3 2 2 4 0 3.41 39 55
Team Totals 9 12 3 2 2 4 0 2.00 39 55
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Magerkurth, 1B - Lou Jorda, 2B - (none), 3B - George Barr.
Time of Game: 1:55.
Attendance: 8,114.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Eddie Joost SS 1 Huck Geary SS
2 Lonny Frey 2B 2 Jimmy Wasdell RF
3 Bert Haas 3B 3 Maurice Van Robays LF
4 Max Marshall RF 4 Bob Elliott 3B
5 Eric Tipton LF 5 Elbie Fletcher 1B
6 Gee Walker CF 6 Vince DiMaggio CF
7 Frank McCormick 1B 7 Pete Coscarart 2B
8 Al Lakeman C 8 Al Lopez C
9 Johnny Vander Meer P 9 Rip Sewell P

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