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Scores
Standings
DET
@NYY
7
4
 
(10)
CHW
@PHA
2
5
SLB
@WSH
4
2
NYG
@CHC
1
2
BSN
@PIT
9
1
BRO
@STL
7
3
Tuesday, August 27, 1946,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Braves
9
60-58
 Won 1 
4th, 13 GB
at Pirates
1
47-69
 Lost 1 
8th, 25 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          2  0  3   1  0  1   0  2  0    9 13  0
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  8  3

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Culler SS 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .256 .338 .297 .635 4 3 SB
   Al Dark SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .667 1.000 0 1
Billy Herman 1B 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .296 .396 .406 .802 2 0
   Johnny Hopp 1B 4 2 2 0 0 0 4 .365 .413 .482 .895 9 0 SB
Tommy Holmes RF 3 1 2 0 1 0 5 .306 .376 .420 .796 3 0 SH
Danny Litwhiler LF 3 2 2 2 1 0 4 .305 .363 .481 .844 0 0
   Bama Rowell LF 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .249 .322 .337 .660 2 0
Phil Masi C 4 1 2 4 1 1 5 .262 .355 .348 .703 3 0 3B
Mike McCormick CF 5 0 1 2 0 0 5 .242 .294 .307 .602 2 0
Nanny Fernandez 3B 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .272 .326 .343 .669 1 2
Connie Ryan 2B 5 0 1 0 0 2 5 .229 .308 .322 .630 1 3
Warren Spahn P 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .152 .200 .152 .352 0 0
Team Totals 41 9 13 9 5 4 47 .317 .391 .366 .757 27 9
3B: P Masi (4).
SH: T Holmes (12).
TB: P Masi 4; T Holmes 2; D Litwhiler 2; D Culler 2; J Hopp 2; N Fernandez; C Ryan; M McCormick.
RBI: P Masi 4 (46); D Litwhiler 2 (28); M McCormick 2 (20); N Fernandez (25).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Ryan-D Culler-J Hopp; D Culler-B Herman.
Baserunning
SB: D Culler (4); J Hopp (14).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Burgess Whitehead 2B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .226 .273 .258 .531 1 0
Elbie Fletcher 1B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .248 .377 .360 .737 9 1
Jim Russell CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .271 .357 .414 .771 3 0
Bob Elliott 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .266 .354 .359 .713 4 3
Ralph Kiner LF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .256 .366 .455 .821 1 0
Chuck Workman RF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .221 .289 .331 .620 3 0 GDP
Jimmy Brown SS 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .250 .297 .277 .574 0 5
Al Lopez C 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .288 .385 .324 .709 4 0
   Hank Gornicki P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Lee Handley PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .245 .293 .309 .601
   Ed Albosta P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250 0 0
Fritz Ostermueller P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .340 .377 .380 .757 0 0
   Jack Hallett P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .250 1 1
   Bill Baker C 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .221 .302 .260 .562 1 0
Team Totals 33 1 8 1 5 3 38 .242 .342 .242 .585 27 10
TB: J Russell 2; A Lopez 2; R Kiner; B Baker; E Fletcher; C Workman.
GIDP: C Workman (3).
RBI: B Baker (6).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: B Whitehead 2 (2); R Kiner (8).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Warren Spahn, W (7-3) 9 8 1 1 5 3 0 2.39 38 65
Team Totals 9 8 1 1 5 3 0 1.00 38 65

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Fritz Ostermueller, L (9-9) 2.2 4 5 5 3 2 0 3.06 15 29
Jack Hallett 4.1 6 2 2 1 2 0 4.15 21
Hank Gornicki 1 3 2 2 1 0 0 6.75 7
Ed Albosta 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.51 4
Team Totals 9 13 9 9 5 4 0 9.00 47 29
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: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Dick Culler SS 1 Burgess Whitehead 2B
2 Billy Herman 1B 2 Elbie Fletcher 1B
3 Tommy Holmes RF 3 Jim Russell CF
4 Danny Litwhiler LF 4 Bob Elliott 3B
5 Phil Masi C 5 Ralph Kiner LF
6 Mike McCormick CF 6 Chuck Workman RF
7 Nanny Fernandez 3B 7 Jimmy Brown SS
8 Connie Ryan 2B 8 Al Lopez C
9 Warren Spahn P 9 Fritz Ostermueller P

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