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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
4
5
CLE
@NYY
10
4
SLB
@PHA
8
10
CHW
@WSH
6
3
BSN
@CIN
10
4
NYG
@PIT
10
6
PHI
@STL
4
7
Wednesday, May 8, 1940,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 1,333, Time of Game: 2:19
Phillies
4
5-8
 Lost 1 
6th, 6 GB
at Cardinals
7
7-10
 Won 2 
6th, 6 GB
W: Bill McGee (2-1)
L: Lefty Smoll (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Phillies        0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  3    4  9  0
Cardinals       3  0  0   0  2  0   0  2  X    7 10  0

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Ham Schulte 2B 4 1 1 0 1 1 .182 .479 2 1 2B
Hersh Martin CF 2 0 0 0 3 0 .217 .669 2 1
Art Mahan 1B 4 1 3 2 1 0 .414 .951 7 0 2B
Morrie Arnovich LF 5 0 1 1 0 0 .265 .643 4 0
Chuck Klein RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 .140 .469 1 0
Bennie Warren C 2 0 0 0 0 1 .209 .509 2 0
   Bill Atwood C 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 4 0
Heinie Mueller 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .273 .678 0 0 2B
Del Young SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 .375 .875 2 2
Lefty Smoll P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 0
   Roy Bruner P 2 1 1 0 0 1 .500 1.000 0 2
   Stan Benjamin 1 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .452
   Lefty Hoerst P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Gus Suhr 1 1 1 1 0 0 .167 .727 HR
Team Totals 36 4 9 4 5 3 .250 .758 24 6
2B: H Schulte (4); A Mahan (3); H Mueller (1).
HR: G Suhr (2).
TB: A Mahan 4; G Suhr 4; H Schulte 2; H Mueller 2; R Bruner; D Young; M Arnovich.
RBI: A Mahan 2 (5); M Arnovich (4); G Suhr (5).
Team LOB: 10.

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Eddie Lake 2B 4 1 0 0 0 2 .227 .937 3 5 HBP
Stu Martin 3B 5 2 2 3 0 0 .343 .964 0 2 2·HR
Enos Slaughter RF 5 1 1 0 0 1 .371 .936 5 0
Joe Medwick LF 3 1 1 1 1 0 .357 .967 3 0
   Johnny Hopp CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .529 1 0
Johnny Mize 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 .277 .958 9 0 2B
Pepper Martin CF-LF 3 0 2 1 1 0 .400 .986 2 0 2·2B
Jimmy Brown SS 3 0 1 1 1 0 .270 .649 1 2 SB
Mickey Owen C 2 1 2 0 2 0 .375 .849 3 0
Bill McGee P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .250 0 0 SH
   Clyde Shoun P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .750 1.500 0 0
Team Totals 32 7 10 7 5 4 .312 1.015 27 9
2B: J Mize (3); P Martin 2 (5).
HR: S Martin 2 (3).
SH: B McGee (2).
HBP: E Lake (1).
TB: S Martin 8; P Martin 4; J Mize 2; M Owen 2; J Medwick; E Slaughter; J Brown.
RBI: S Martin 3 (6); J Mize (12); P Martin (9); J Brown (3); J Medwick (7).
Team LOB: 8.
Baserunning
SB: J Brown (1).

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Smoll, L (1-2) 0.2 3 3 3 0 0 0 4.22 6 34
Roy Bruner 5.1 4 2 2 4 3 1 5.68 23
Lefty Hoerst 2 3 2 2 1 1 1 4.50 10
Team Totals 8 10 7 7 5 4 2 7.88 39 34

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill McGee, W (2-1) 8.2 9 4 4 5 3 1 3.56 40 48
Clyde Shoun, S (1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.68 1
Team Totals 9 9 4 4 5 3 1 4.00 41 48
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: L Smoll (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Beans Reardon, 1B - Babe Pinelli, 2B - (none), 3B - Larry Goetz.
Time of Game: 2:19.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Phillies         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Ham Schulte 2B 1 Eddie Lake 2B
2 Hersh Martin CF 2 Stu Martin 3B
3 Art Mahan 1B 3 Enos Slaughter RF
4 Morrie Arnovich LF 4 Joe Medwick LF
5 Chuck Klein RF 5 Johnny Mize 1B
6 Bennie Warren C 6 Pepper Martin CF
7 Heinie Mueller 3B 7 Jimmy Brown SS
8 Del Young SS 8 Mickey Owen C
9 Lefty Smoll P 9 Bill McGee P

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