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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
1
5
NYY
@CLE
0
6
WSH
@DET
7
2
CIN
@BRO
3
10
MLN
@NYG
1
4
CHC
@PHI
2
0
STL
@PIT
5
4
Saturday, August 29, 1953,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 3,145, Time of Game: 2:31
Cardinals
5
70-56
 Won 3 
3rd, 17 GB
at Pirates
4
41-93
 Lost 7 
8th, 50 GB
L: Murry Dickson (9-18)
S: Al Brazle (13)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  2  0   0  0  1   2  0  0    5 10  2
Pirates         0  0  1   0  0  2   0  0  1    4 10  1
RetroSheet has deduced an incomplete play-by-play account of this game.

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Rip Repulski CF 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .296 .340 .452 .791 4 0 HR,SB
Solly Hemus SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .280 .384 .449 .833 1 4 3B
Stan Musial LF 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .316 .426 .558 .984 4 0
Enos Slaughter RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .296 .412 .431 .843 1 0
Peanuts Lowrey 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .303 .357 .497 .853 3 2
Ray Jablonski 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .274 .311 .446 .756 2 3 2B
Steve Bilko 1B 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .264 .349 .432 .782 8 0 HR
Sal Yvars C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .268 .343 .320 .662 3 1 2B
Vinegar Bend Mizell P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .106 .132 .197 .329 1 1
   Red Schoendienst PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .340 .396 .499 .895
   Hal White P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0
   Al Brazle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .417 .750 0 0
Team Totals 36 5 10 5 2 2 38 .278 .316 .556 .871 27 11
2B: R Jablonski (19); S Yvars (2).
3B: S Hemus (8).
HR: R Repulski (14); S Bilko (17).
TB: R Repulski 5; S Bilko 4; S Hemus 3; S Musial 2; R Jablonski 2; S Yvars 2; E Slaughter; P Lowrey.
RBI: S Bilko 2 (73); S Musial (83); R Repulski (57); S Yvars (7).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Hemus-P Lowrey-S Bilko.
E: R Jablonski (22); P Lowrey (2).
Baserunning
SB: R Repulski (3).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Carlos Bernier LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 5 .212 .340 .330 .670 5 0 3B,HBP
Danny O'Connell 3B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .293 .360 .404 .764 3 3 CS
Cal Abrams RF 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .280 .364 .424 .788 1 0
Frank Thomas CF 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .251 .329 .472 .801 3 0 GDP
Vic Janowicz C 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .271 .311 .376 .688 3 0
Johnny O'Brien 2B 4 0 3 1 1 0 5 .248 .313 .323 .636 0 4 2B
Eddie O'Brien SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .233 .285 .277 .562 1 2
   Paul Smith PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286 .330 .385 .715
Preston Ward 1B 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 .205 .330 .288 .618 10 0
   Johnny Lindell PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .278 .398 .500 .898
   Jim Waugh P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .294 .250 .544 0 0
Roy Face P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .115 .115 .154 .269 0 0
   Eddie Pellagrini PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242 .296 .356 .652
   Murry Dickson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .121 .150 .121 .271 0 0
   Dick Cole PH-1B 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .264 .372 .324 .696 1 0
Team Totals 36 4 10 4 6 3 43 .278 .395 .361 .756 27 9
2B: J O'Brien (13).
3B: C Bernier (8).
HBP: C Bernier (4).
TB: J O'Brien 4; C Bernier 3; F Thomas 2; D O'Connell 2; D Cole; C Abrams.
GIDP: F Thomas (9).
RBI: F Thomas (76); C Bernier (28); J O'Brien (20); D O'Connell (49).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
E: V Janowicz (6).
Baserunning
CS: D O'Connell (4).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vinegar Bend Mizell, W (12-8) 8 8 3 3 5 3 0 3.32 37 52
Hal White 0.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 3.11 6
Al Brazle, S (13) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.96 0
Team Totals 9 10 4 4 6 3 0 4.00 43 52

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Roy Face 6 7 3 3 2 1 1 6.68 26 45
Murry Dickson, L (9-18) 2 2 2 2 0 1 1 4.67 8
Jim Waugh 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.91 4
Team Totals 9 10 5 5 2 2 2 5.00 38 45
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: V Mizell (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Frank Dascoli, 1B - Hal Dixon, 2B - Larry Goetz, 3B - Frank Secory.
Time of Game: 2:31.
Attendance: 3,145.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Rip Repulski CF 1 Carlos Bernier LF
2 Solly Hemus SS 2 Danny O'Connell 3B
3 Stan Musial LF 3 Cal Abrams RF
4 Enos Slaughter RF 4 Frank Thomas CF
5 Peanuts Lowrey 2B 5 Vic Janowicz C
6 Ray Jablonski 3B 6 Johnny O'Brien 2B
7 Steve Bilko 1B 7 Eddie O'Brien SS
8 Sal Yvars C 8 Preston Ward 1B
9 Vinegar Bend Mizel P 9 Roy Face P

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