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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
9
3
PHA
@CHW
3
7
STL
@PIT
8
4
Wednesday, August 2, 1944,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 27,481, Time of Game: 2:17
Cardinals
8
70-26
 Won 2 
1st
at Pirates
4
53-41
 Lost 1 
2nd, 16 GB
W: Max Lanier (12-5)
L: Rip Sewell (12-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       2  0  3   1  0  1   1  0  0    8 12  2
Pirates         0  0  4   0  0  0   0  0  0    4  5  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 6 .269 .292 .313 .605 3 2 SH
Johnny Hopp CF 5 2 3 1 0 0 5 .339 .417 .470 .887 0 0 3B,2B
Stan Musial RF 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .359 .453 .560 1.013 2 0 3B
Ray Sanders 1B 4 1 2 2 1 0 5 .294 .366 .450 .816 10 1
Ken O'Dea C 4 1 1 1 1 0 5 .274 .353 .369 .722 7 0
Whitey Kurowski 3B 4 1 1 1 1 0 5 .275 .354 .442 .796 0 2 2B
Danny Litwhiler LF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .267 .323 .407 .730 2 0
Marty Marion SS 5 0 2 2 0 1 5 .279 .338 .350 .688 1 2
Max Lanier P 4 1 1 0 0 0 5 .143 .200 .143 .343 2 1 SH
Team Totals 39 8 12 7 5 1 46 .308 .386 .462 .848 27 8
2B: J Hopp (17); W Kurowski (14).
3B: J Hopp (6); S Musial (12).
SH: E Verban (15); M Lanier (5).
TB: J Hopp 6; S Musial 3; M Marion 2; W Kurowski 2; R Sanders 2; E Verban; M Lanier; K O'Dea.
RBI: M Marion 2 (42); R Sanders 2 (74); K O'Dea (25); W Kurowski (61); J Hopp (44).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
E: E Verban (17); M Marion (12).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Coscarart 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .245 .279 .332 .611 2 4 2B
Jim Russell LF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .270 .362 .420 .781 2 0
Johnny Barrett RF 3 1 1 1 0 0 4 .247 .332 .393 .725 1 0 SH
Bob Elliott 3B 4 1 2 3 0 0 4 .277 .370 .436 .807 3 1 HR
Babe Dahlgren 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .270 .325 .397 .722 10 3
Vince DiMaggio CF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .249 .322 .414 .736 5 0
Al Lopez C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .231 .283 .284 .566 1 0
Frankie Zak SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .314 .396 .343 .739 1 3
Rip Sewell P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .257 .257 .343 .600 0 1
   Tommy O'Brien 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .241 .327 .402 .729
   Xavier Rescigno P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .231 .167 .397 0 2
   Frankie Gustine 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .171 .223 .243 .466
   Nick Strincevich P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .172 .200 .241 .441 2 1
   Al Rubeling 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262 .327 .408 .735
Team Totals 33 4 5 4 2 7 36 .152 .200 .273 .473 27 15
2B: P Coscarart (10).
HR: B Elliott (6).
SH: J Barrett (4).
TB: B Elliott 5; P Coscarart 2; F Zak; J Barrett.
RBI: B Elliott 3 (65); J Barrett (52).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: F Zak (11); B Dahlgren (10); B Elliott (22).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Max Lanier, W (12-5) 9 5 4 4 2 7 1 2.25 36 66
Team Totals 9 5 4 4 2 7 1 4.00 36 66

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rip Sewell, L (12-9) 4 7 6 4 3 0 0 2.98 24 25
Xavier Rescigno 3 5 2 2 1 0 0 5.47 15
Nick Strincevich 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.53 7
Team Totals 9 12 8 6 5 1 0 6.00 46 25
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - Beans Reardon, 2B - (none), 3B - Larry Goetz.
Time of Game: 2:17.
Attendance: 27,481.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

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

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