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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
2
1
DET
@CLE
0
9
NYY
@WSH
12
3
NYY
@WSH
3
7
BRO
@NYG
6
3
 
(14)
CIN
@PIT
4
0
CIN
@PIT
1
9
Tuesday, June 5, 1945,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 2,634, Time of Game: 1:39
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Reds
1
19-19
 Lost 1 
6th, 6 GB
at Pirates
9
23-18
 Won 1 
2nd, 3½ GB
W: Max Butcher (5-2)
                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  0  2   3  2  2   0  0  X    9 13  0

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Woody Williams 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .224 .285 .263 .548 2 1
Dain Clay CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .277 .314 .343 .658 2 0
Gee Walker RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .296 .333 .408 .742 1 0 2B
Frank McCormick 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .282 .352 .423 .774 11 2
Steve Mesner 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .296 .379 .348 .727 0 1
Eric Tipton LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .216 .322 .265 .587 3 0
Eddie Miller SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .209 .227 .302 .530 3 5
Al Lakeman C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .327 .273 .599 2 0
   Al Libke 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .229 .302 .292 .594
   Johnny Riddle C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .192 .222 .192 .415 0 0
Boom-Boom Beck P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 3
   Howie Fox P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .500 .750 0 1
   Wally Flager 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .212 .317 .231 .547
   Mel Bosser P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Dick Sipek 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .241 .313 .276 .588
   Hod Lisenbee P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 32 1 7 1 0 0 32 .219 .219 .250 .469 24 13
2B: G Walker (8).
TB: W Williams 2; D Clay 2; G Walker 2; E Miller; S Mesner.
RBI: G Walker (14).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 2. F McCormick-E Miller-F McCormick; E Miller-F McCormick.
E: A Lakeman (3).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Vic Barnhart SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .278 .297 .333 .631 2 4
Lee Handley 3B 3 1 1 1 1 1 5 .441 .472 .500 .972 1 5 SH
Al Gionfriddo CF 4 1 3 1 1 0 5 .365 .441 .519 .960 2 0 2B
Bob Elliott RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .290 .389 .426 .815 1 0 GDP
Jim Russell LF 2 2 1 2 2 0 4 .301 .366 .423 .789 4 0
Babe Dahlgren 1B 4 1 2 3 0 0 4 .245 .299 .342 .641 12 0 2B
Frankie Gustine 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .273 .340 .396 .736 4 6 2B
Bill Salkeld C 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 .317 .411 .524 .935 1 0
   Al Lopez C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .236 .321 .264 .585 0 0
Max Butcher P 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .217 .250 .217 .467 0 1 SH
Team Totals 34 9 13 8 4 1 40 .382 .447 .471 .918 27 16
2B: A Gionfriddo (3); B Dahlgren (10); F Gustine (8).
SH: L Handley (2); M Butcher (2).
TB: A Gionfriddo 4; F Gustine 3; B Dahlgren 3; B Salkeld 2; L Handley; V Barnhart; J Russell; B Elliott.
GIDP: B Elliott (8).
RBI: B Dahlgren 3 (29); J Russell 2 (31); A Gionfriddo (12); L Handley (6); B Salkeld (14).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Handley-F Gustine-B Dahlgren; V Barnhart-F Gustine-B Dahlgren.

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Boom-Boom Beck, L (2-3) 3 8 4 3 0 1 0 2.88 17 30
Howie Fox 2 4 3 3 1 0 0 5.47 11
Mel Bosser 2 1 2 2 3 0 0 3.86 9
Hod Lisenbee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.72 3
Team Totals 8 13 9 8 4 1 0 9.00 40 30

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Max Butcher, W (5-2) 9 7 1 1 0 0 0 2.82 32 69
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 0 0 0 1.00 32 69
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Babe Pinelli, 1B - Jocko Conlan, 2B - Butch Henline, 3B - Dusty Boggess.
Time of Game: 1:39.
Attendance: 2,634.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Woody Williams 2B 1 Vic Barnhart SS
2 Dain Clay CF 2 Lee Handley 3B
3 Gee Walker RF 3 Al Gionfriddo CF
4 Frank McCormick 1B 4 Bob Elliott RF
5 Steve Mesner 3B 5 Jim Russell LF
6 Eric Tipton LF 6 Babe Dahlgren 1B
7 Eddie Miller SS 7 Frankie Gustine 2B
8 Al Lakeman C 8 Bill Salkeld C
9 Boom-Boom Beck P 9 Max Butcher P

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