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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
24
6
SLB
@CLE
4
3
CHC
@CIN
4
4
 
(13)
PIT
@STL
4
4
 
(13)
Wednesday, May 1, 1929,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:55
Pirates
4
4-6
 Lost 1 
5th, 3½ GB
at Cardinals
4
7-5
 Won 1 
2nd, 1½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12  13    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Pirates         2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  2   0  0  0   0    4 15  4
Cardinals       0  1  1   0  2  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0    4 14  2

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Cobe Jones SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 .276 .621 2 1
   Harry Riconda PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.000
   Sparky Adams SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .397 2 0
Lloyd Waner CF 6 1 2 0 0 0 .347 .886 5 0 3B
Paul Waner RF 6 0 2 0 0 0 .267 .700 1 0
Pie Traynor 3B 6 1 3 1 0 0 .265 .634 1 1 SB
George Grantham LF 5 0 1 0 1 1 .243 .937 5 2 2B
Earl Sheely 1B 5 0 1 0 0 0 .205 .713 12 0 2B,SH
Dick Bartell 2B 5 1 2 0 1 1 .302 .766 2 6 2B
Rollie Hemsley C 5 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .455 9 2
   Charlie Hargreaves C 1 0 0 0 0 0 .174 .348 0 0
Carmen Hill P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 3
   Steve Swetonic P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .500 0 0
   Jim Stroner PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.000
   Adam Comorosky PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .500
   Erv Brame P 2 0 1 0 0 0 .400 .800 0 1
Team Totals 51 4 15 2 2 2 .294 .713 39 16
2B: E Sheely (3); D Bartell (5); G Grantham (6).
3B: L Waner (2).
SH: E Sheely (2).
TB: L Waner 4; P Traynor 3; D Bartell 3; E Sheely 2; G Grantham 2; P Waner 2; E Brame; J Stroner; C Jones; H Riconda.
RBI: H Riconda (1); P Traynor (6).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
E: C Hargreaves (2); G Grantham (1); L Waner (2); R Hemsley (2).
Baserunning
SB: P Traynor (2).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Taylor Douthit CF 5 2 2 0 1 0 .320 .814 6 0
Andy High 3B 5 0 3 0 0 0 .433 1.002 0 3 2B,SH
Frankie Frisch 2B 4 1 1 0 1 0 .388 .995 0 4 SH
Jim Bottomley 1B 4 0 1 1 1 0 .283 .911 19 1 HBP
Chick Hafey LF 6 1 3 2 0 0 .269 .841 2 0 2·2B
Ernie Orsatti RF 6 0 1 0 0 4 .273 .742 3 0
Charlie Gelbert SS 6 0 2 1 0 2 .240 .583 5 9
Earl Smith C 6 0 1 0 0 0 .444 1.056 3 1
Bill Sherdel P 5 0 0 0 0 0 .364 .909 1 2
   Billy Southworth PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Team Totals 48 4 14 4 3 6 .292 .700 39 20
2B: C Hafey 2 (4); A High (3).
SH: A High (2); F Frisch (4).
HBP: J Bottomley (1).
TB: C Hafey 5; A High 4; T Douthit 2; C Gelbert 2; E Smith; J Bottomley; E Orsatti; F Frisch.
RBI: C Hafey 2 (15); J Bottomley (7); C Gelbert (4).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Bottomley-C Gelbert; F Frisch-C Gelbert-J Bottomley.
E: C Gelbert (3); E Orsatti (1).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Carmen Hill 4.2 9 4 4 1 1 0 4.91 23 30
Steve Swetonic 3.1 3 0 0 1 1 0 6.17 13
Erv Brame 5 2 0 0 1 4 0 4.82 18
Team Totals 13 14 4 4 3 6 0 2.77 54 30

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Sherdel 13 15 4 3 2 2 0 3.86 54 63
Team Totals 13 15 4 3 2 2 0 2.08 54 63
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: S Swetonic (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ernie Quigley, 1B - Charlie Moran, 2B - (none), 3B - Edward McLaughlin.
Time of Game: 2:55.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Cobe Jones SS 1 Taylor Douthit CF
2 Lloyd Waner CF 2 Andy High 3B
3 Paul Waner RF 3 Frankie Frisch 2B
4 Pie Traynor 3B 4 Jim Bottomley 1B
5 George Grantham LF 5 Chick Hafey LF
6 Earl Sheely 1B 6 Ernie Orsatti RF
7 Dick Bartell 2B 7 Charlie Gelbert SS
8 Rollie Hemsley C 8 Earl Smith C
9 Carmen Hill P 9 Bill Sherdel P

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