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Scores
Standings
CHW
@CLE
2
1
DET
@SLB
0
2
NYG
@BSN
4
8
STL
@PIT
3
6
Thursday, May 4, 1944,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 3,877, Time of Game: 2:09
Cardinals
3
10-4
 Lost 1 
1st
at Pirates
6
5-6
 Won 1 
6th, 3½ GB
W: Max Butcher (1-1)
L: Mort Cooper (0-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       3  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    3  8  0
Pirates         0  0  0   1  0  3   0  2  X    6 10  3

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Emil Verban 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .281 .281 .328 .609 2 2
Pepper Martin CF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .091 .231 .091 .322 3 0 GDP
Stan Musial RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .429 .517 .633 1.150 3 0 2B
Ken O'Dea C 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .333 .407 .500 .907 4 0
Ray Sanders 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .236 .276 .345 .621 7 0
Whitey Kurowski 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .269 .345 .462 .806 0 2
Danny Litwhiler LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .360 .418 .460 .878 3 0
Marty Marion SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .125 .222 .188 .410 2 0
Mort Cooper P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 1
   Debs Garms 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000
   Harry Brecheen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286 0 0
   Ted Wilks P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Augie Bergamo 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Team Totals 36 3 8 3 1 1 37 .222 .243 .250 .493 24 5
2B: S Musial (7).
TB: S Musial 2; M Cooper; D Litwhiler; A Bergamo; K O'Dea; E Verban; R Sanders; D Garms.
GIDP: P Martin (1).
RBI: R Sanders (9); K O'Dea (2); D Litwhiler (7).
Team LOB: 7.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Barrett RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .265 .306 .441 .747 3 0 3B
Pete Coscarart 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .083 .083 .083 .167 4 3
Jim Russell LF 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .295 .311 .386 .697 5 0
Bob Elliott 3B 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .216 .341 .351 .692 2 1 3B,2B
Frankie Gustine SS 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .189 .250 .270 .520 1 3 2B
Babe Dahlgren 1B 3 0 2 0 1 0 4 .211 .250 .263 .513 8 1
Vince DiMaggio CF 3 0 1 2 1 1 4 .306 .375 .556 .931 2 0
Al Lopez C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .219 .286 .250 .536 2 1
Max Butcher P 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 5
Team Totals 34 6 10 6 2 2 36 .294 .333 .471 .804 27 14
2B: B Elliott (3); F Gustine (3).
3B: J Barrett (3); B Elliott (1).
TB: B Elliott 5; J Barrett 3; B Dahlgren 2; F Gustine 2; J Russell 2; A Lopez; V DiMaggio.
RBI: F Gustine 2 (4); V DiMaggio 2 (6); B Elliott (4); J Russell (3).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. F Gustine-P Coscarart-B Dahlgren.
E: F Gustine 2 (6); B Elliott (4).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Mort Cooper, L (0-2) 6 7 4 4 1 1 0 7.30 26 42
Harry Brecheen 1.1 3 2 2 1 1 0 1.86 8
Ted Wilks 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.75 2
Team Totals 8 10 6 6 2 2 0 6.75 36 42

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Max Butcher, W (1-1) 9 8 3 1 1 1 0 1.06 37 63
Team Totals 9 8 3 1 1 1 0 1.00 37 63
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Babe Pinelli, 1B - Lee Ballanfant, 2B - (none), 3B - Dusty Boggess.
Time of Game: 2:09.
Attendance: 3,877.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Emil Verban 2B 1 Johnny Barrett RF
2 Pepper Martin CF 2 Pete Coscarart 2B
3 Stan Musial RF 3 Jim Russell LF
4 Ken O'Dea C 4 Bob Elliott 3B
5 Ray Sanders 1B 5 Frankie Gustine SS
6 Whitey Kurowski 3B 6 Babe Dahlgren 1B
7 Danny Litwhiler LF 7 Vince DiMaggio CF
8 Marty Marion SS 8 Al Lopez C
9 Mort Cooper P 9 Max Butcher P

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