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Standings
BAL
@CHW
2
3
BAL
@CHW
4
5
BOS
@CLE
6
0
BOS
@CLE
5
6
NYY
@DET
5
6
 
(10)
WSH
@KCA
4
0
CIN
@BRO
2
6
CIN
@BRO
5
8
MLN
@NYG
8
7
MLN
@NYG
3
1
CHC
@PHI
11
12
 
(10)
CHC
@PHI
6
8
STL
@PIT
9
8
 
(12)
STL
@PIT
1
0
Sunday, July 17, 1955,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 3:29
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cardinals
9
40-44
 Won 1 
5th, 19 GB
at Pirates
8
31-60
 Lost 1 
8th, 32½ GB
W: Luis Arroyo (11-4)
L: Lino Donoso (2-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  1  0   0  0  4   0  0  0   2  0  2    9 19  2
Pirates         0  1  0   1  3  0   0  0  0   2  0  1    8 16  1
RetroSheet has deduced an incomplete play-by-play account of this game.

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Ken Boyer 3B 6 0 2 1 1 2 .249 .751 3 4 2B
Wally Moon CF 6 1 2 0 1 0 .311 .852 2 0 GDP
Stan Musial 1B 4 1 2 0 1 1 .301 .941 12 1 SH,GDP
Rip Repulski LF 6 2 2 4 0 0 .297 .917 1 0 2·HR,GDP
Red Schoendienst 2B 5 2 1 0 1 0 .286 .793 5 4 2B
Pete Whisenant RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .698 2 1
   Bill Virdon PH-RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .304 .829 1 0
Nelson Burbrink C 5 1 4 0 0 0 .400 .888 6 1 SH
Alex Grammas SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .582 3 1
   Solly Hemus PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 .236 .615
   Bob Stephenson PR-SS 2 1 2 2 0 0 .328 .744 1 2 SH
Floyd Wooldridge P 2 0 1 0 0 0 .267 .600 0 1
   Paul LaPalme P 3 0 1 1 0 0 .250 .607 0 1
   Mel Wright P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 0
   Luis Arroyo P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .455 0 0 SH
   Brooks Lawrence P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .059 .170 0 0
Team Totals 48 9 19 9 4 4 .396 1.005 36 16
2B: K Boyer (15); R Schoendienst (14).
HR: R Repulski 2 (19).
SH: N Burbrink (1); B Stephenson (1); L Arroyo (3); S Musial (1).
TB: R Repulski 8; N Burbrink 4; K Boyer 3; B Stephenson 2; R Schoendienst 2; S Musial 2; W Moon 2; F Wooldridge; S Hemus; B Virdon; P LaPalme.
GIDP: S Musial (8); R Repulski (9); W Moon (7).
RBI: R Repulski 4 (53); B Stephenson 2 (5); P LaPalme (2); S Hemus (9); K Boyer (38).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. S Musial-R Schoendienst; K Boyer-R Schoendienst-S Musial.
E: N Burbrink (2); R Schoendienst (7).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Tom Saffell CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 .165 .474 1 0
   Roberto Clemente PH-RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 .247 .646 2 0
Dick Cole 2B 6 1 2 0 0 1 .249 .623 9 3
Jerry Lynch RF-LF 6 1 2 0 0 0 .299 .866 0 0 2B
Frank Thomas LF-CF 5 3 2 1 1 0 .226 .707 4 0 HR,GDP
Dale Long 1B 5 1 3 1 0 1 .303 .902 7 2 3B
   Eddie O'Brien PR-3B 1 1 1 0 0 0 .250 .658 0 1
Toby Atwell C 4 1 2 2 0 1 .205 .544 7 1 SF,SH
Gene Freese 3B 3 0 2 1 0 0 .241 .672 2 1 SH
   Preston Ward PH-1B 2 0 1 1 0 0 .216 .663 1 1
Dick Groat SS 5 0 1 1 1 0 .255 .650 5 5 IW
Dick Littlefield P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .646 0 0
   Max Surkont P 1 0 0 0 1 0 .158 .422 0 0
   Bob Friend P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188 .400 0 0
   Jack Shepard PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .622
   Lino Donoso P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .400 0 1
   Johnny O'Brien PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 .390 .886
   Roman Mejias PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .206 .563
Team Totals 48 8 16 7 4 5 .333 .836 * 15
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: J Lynch (10).
3B: D Long (9).
HR: F Thomas (13).
SF: T Atwell (2).
SH: G Freese (7); T Atwell (1).
IBB: D Groat (5).
TB: D Long 5; F Thomas 5; J Lynch 3; T Atwell 2; G Freese 2; D Cole 2; P Ward; E O'Brien; D Groat.
GIDP: F Thomas (8).
RBI: T Atwell 2 (11); P Ward (12); D Long (45); F Thomas (31); G Freese (22); D Groat (34).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 3. G Freese-D Cole-P Ward; P Ward-D Groat-P Ward; P Ward-D Groat.
E: G Freese (14).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Floyd Wooldridge 4.1 7 5 3 2 1 0 4.46 23 32
Paul LaPalme 5 4 2 2 1 3 1 2.69 19
Mel Wright 0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 7.88 4
Luis Arroyo, W (11-4) 1.2 3 1 1 1 0 0 2.68 8
Brooks Lawrence, S (1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.90 1
Team Totals 12 16 8 6 4 5 1 4.50 55 32

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dick Littlefield 5 6 4 4 2 2 2 5.45 22 39
Max Surkont 4.1 9 3 3 2 1 0 5.39 23
Bob Friend 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.55 1
Lino Donoso, L (2-4) 2 4 2 2 0 0 0 4.58 10
Team Totals 12 19 9 9 4 4 2 6.75 56 39
Balks: None.
WP: L Arroyo (5).
HBP: None.
IBB: F Wooldridge (2).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Dusty Boggess, 2B - Bill Engeln, 3B - Babe Pinelli.
Time of Game: 3:29.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Ken Boyer 3B 1 Tom Saffell CF
2 Wally Moon CF 2 Dick Cole 2B
3 Stan Musial 1B 3 Jerry Lynch RF
4 Rip Repulski LF 4 Frank Thomas LF
5 Red Schoendienst 2B 5 Dale Long 1B
6 Pete Whisenant RF 6 Toby Atwell C
7 Nelson Burbrink C 7 Gene Freese 3B
8 Alex Grammas SS 8 Dick Groat SS
9 Floyd Wooldridge P 9 Dick Littlefield P

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