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Scores
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
Game was suspended in the bottom of the 8th with the score 1-0 and was completed August 30, 1955.
Attendance: 8,490, Time of Game: 2:22
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cardinals
1
41-44
 Won 2 
5th, 19 GB
at Pirates
0
31-61
 Lost 2 
8th, 32½ GB
W: Harvey Haddix (7-9)
L: Roy Face (0-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  0    1  4  1
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  4  0
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
Solly Hemus 3B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .233 .324 .287 .611 1 1
   Ken Boyer 3B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .248 .307 .441 .749 0 0
Wally Moon CF-1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .308 .360 .482 .843 4 0
Stan Musial 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .298 .389 .544 .933 5 1
   Pete Whisenant RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .195 .267 .415 .681 2 0
Bill Virdon RF-CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .303 .353 .472 .824 2 0
Red Schoendienst 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .284 .356 .430 .786 2 3
Rip Repulski LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .294 .369 .540 .909 1 0
Bob Stephenson SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .317 .354 .367 .721 2 2
   Harry Walker PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .667 .667 1.000 1.667 2B
   Alex Grammas PR-SS 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .295 .287 .582 1 0
Bill Sarni C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .242 .311 .332 .643 6 2
   Joe Frazier PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .159 .208 .318 .527
   Nelson Burbrink C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .417 .471 .888 0 0
Harvey Haddix P 3 0 2 1 0 0 3 .209 .244 .395 .640 1 3 3B
Team Totals 30 1 4 1 1 2 31 .133 .161 .233 .395 27 12
2B: H Walker (1).
3B: H Haddix (2).
TB: H Haddix 4; H Walker 2; B Virdon.
RBI: H Haddix (5).
Team LOB: 3.
Fielding
E: S Hemus (5).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie O'Brien CF-LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .278 .333 .361 .694 8 0 SB
Dick Cole 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .243 .291 .319 .610 2 2
Roberto Clemente RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .247 .281 .363 .644 3 1 CS
Frank Thomas LF-CF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .227 .297 .410 .707 4 0 2B
Jack Shepard C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .320 .288 .608 7 0
Dale Long 1B 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .301 .368 .527 .895 6 1 SH
Gene Freese 3B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .238 .302 .368 .670 1 1
Dick Groat SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .252 .315 .329 .644 2 1
Roy Face P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Johnny O'Brien PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .383 .422 .450 .872
   Dick Littlefield P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .360 .286 .646 0 0
Team Totals 30 0 4 0 1 6 32 .133 .161 .167 .328 * 7
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: F Thomas (12).
SH: D Long (5).
TB: E O'Brien 2; F Thomas 2; R Clemente.
Team LOB: 5.
Baserunning
SB: E O'Brien (2).
CS: R Clemente (3).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harvey Haddix, W (7-9) 9 4 0 0 1 6 0 5.03 32 84
Team Totals 9 4 0 0 1 6 0 0.00 32 84

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Roy Face, L (0-3) 8 4 1 1 1 3 0 4.47 28 72
Dick Littlefield 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.38 3
Team Totals 9 4 1 1 1 3 0 1.00 31 72
Balks: H Haddix (1).
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dusty Boggess, 1B - Bill Engeln, 2B - Babe Pinelli, 3B - Tom Gorman.
Time of Game: 2:22.
Attendance: 8,490.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Solly Hemus 3B 1 Eddie O'Brien CF
2 Wally Moon CF 2 Dick Cole 2B
3 Stan Musial 1B 3 Roberto Clemente RF
4 Bill Virdon RF 4 Frank Thomas LF
5 Red Schoendienst 2B 5 Jack Shepard C
6 Rip Repulski LF 6 Dale Long 1B
7 Bob Stephenson SS 7 Gene Freese 3B
8 Bill Sarni C 8 Dick Groat SS
9 Harvey Haddix P 9 Roy Face P

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