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Scores
Standings
CHW
@DET
3
6
CHW
@DET
5
1
WSH
@NYY
9
6
WSH
@NYY
6
5
BOS
@PHA
9
0
BOS
@PHA
9
5
CLE
@SLB
6
5
CLE
@SLB
4
3
 
(15)
NYG
@BRO
5
6
 
(11)
NYG
@BRO
2
4
PHI
@BSN
4
1
PHI
@BSN
3
1
STL
@CHC
10
5
CIN
@PIT
1
4
CIN
@PIT
4
16
 
(6)
Wednesday, July 4, 1951,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:10
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Reds
1
33-37
 Lost 1 
5th, 12½ GB
at Pirates
4
28-42
 Won 3 
8th, 16½ GB
W: Bob Friend (2-5)
S: Ted Wilks (3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  8  0
Pirates         0  0  0   2  0  0   2  0  X    4  6  1
RetroSheet has deduced an incomplete play-by-play account of this game.

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lloyd Merriman CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .235 .302 .361 .664 2 0
Connie Ryan 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .278 .395 .472 .868 1 3
Johnny Wyrostek RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .321 .386 .401 .788 2 0
Ted Kluszewski 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .238 .280 .363 .643 7 0
Grady Hatton 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .276 .345 .373 .718 2 1 2B
Joe Adcock LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .269 .301 .462 .763 2 0
Virgil Stallcup SS 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 .279 .286 .398 .684 1 3 HR,GDP
Dixie Howell C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .278 .316 .278 .594 6 0
   Bobby Adams PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .245 .298 .332 .630
   Bob Scheffing C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .346 .330 .677 1 0
Ewell Blackwell P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .350 .395 .400 .795 0 1
   Herm Wehmeier P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .214 .214 .429 0 0
   Barney McCosky PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .312 .369 .468 .837
   Bud Byerly P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0
Team Totals 32 1 8 1 1 2 33 .250 .273 .375 .648 24 8
2B: G Hatton (6).
HR: V Stallcup (4).
TB: V Stallcup 5; G Hatton 3; J Wyrostek 2; J Adcock; B McCosky.
GIDP: V Stallcup (4).
RBI: V Stallcup (28).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. V Stallcup-C Ryan-T Kluszewski.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Castiglione 3B 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .299 .341 .418 .759 3 4 HR
Rocky Nelson 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .306 .348 .417 .764 12 1
Gus Bell RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .283 .330 .442 .772 1 0
Ralph Kiner LF 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .308 .437 .585 1.022 1 0
Bill Howerton CF 4 0 2 2 0 1 4 .303 .394 .496 .890 1 0 2B
Joe Garagiola C 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .203 .293 .347 .641 4 0
Danny Murtaugh 2B 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .193 .246 .237 .483 1 5
George Strickland SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .226 .321 .327 .648 1 5
Bob Friend P 3 0 1 0 0 2 3 .059 .111 .118 .229 3 1 2B
   Ted Wilks P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
Team Totals 29 4 6 4 3 5 32 .207 .281 .379 .661 27 17
2B: B Howerton (9); B Friend (1).
HR: P Castiglione (3).
TB: P Castiglione 4; B Howerton 3; B Friend 2; R Nelson; D Murtaugh.
RBI: B Howerton 2 (19); P Castiglione 2 (20).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Strickland-D Murtaugh-R Nelson.
E: R Kiner (12).

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ewell Blackwell, L (7-7) 5 4 2 2 2 2 0 3.60 20 51
Herm Wehmeier 2 2 2 2 1 2 1 5.58 9
Bud Byerly 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.55 3
Team Totals 8 6 4 4 3 4 1 4.50 32 51

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Friend, W (2-5) 8.1 8 1 1 1 1 1 3.42 32 63
Ted Wilks, S (3) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.07 1
Team Totals 9 8 1 1 1 2 1 1.00 33 63
Balks: None.
WP: E Blackwell (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jocko Conlan, 1B - Bill Stewart, 2B - (none), 3B - Artie Gore.
Time of Game: 2:10.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Lloyd Merriman CF 1 Pete Castiglione 3B
2 Connie Ryan 2B 2 Rocky Nelson 1B
3 Johnny Wyrostek RF 3 Gus Bell RF
4 Ted Kluszewski 1B 4 Ralph Kiner LF
5 Grady Hatton 3B 5 Bill Howerton CF
6 Joe Adcock LF 6 Joe Garagiola C
7 Virgil Stallcup SS 7 Danny Murtaugh 2B
8 Dixie Howell C 8 George Strickland SS
9 Ewell Blackwell P 9 Bob Friend P

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