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Scores
Standings
CHW
@NYY
5
1
DET
@PHA
1
3
CLE
@WSH
8
11
NYG
@CHC
0
2
BRO
@PIT
3
5
BSN
@STL
3
4
Tuesday, July 16, 1940,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 9,819, Time of Game: 1:38
Braves
3
27-45
 Lost 4 
7th, 22½ GB
at Cardinals
4
33-41
 Won 6 
5th, 17½ GB
W: Clyde Shoun (5-4)
L: Bill Posedel (6-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          2  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  0    3 12  0
Cardinals       1  0  0   2  0  1   0  0  X    4  9  1

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sibby Sisti 3B 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .237 .274 .365 .639 2 0 HR
Buddy Hassett 1B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .242 .287 .297 .584 6 3
Johnny Cooney CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .220 .316 .250 .566 0 1
Chet Ross LF 4 1 2 0 1 2 5 .302 .372 .493 .865 3 0
Eddie Miller SS 4 0 3 1 0 0 4 .295 .354 .425 .780 3 2 2B
Al Glossop 2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .212 .302 .348 .650 4 5
Bama Rowell RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .310 .337 .423 .760 2 0
Ray Berres C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .170 .215 .182 .397 2 2
   Max West 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .278 .376 .380 .757
   Phil Masi C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .299 .221 .520 0 0
Bill Posedel P 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .143 .200 .190 .390 2 0
Team Totals 39 3 12 3 1 7 40 .308 .325 .410 .735 24 13
2B: E Miller (17).
HR: S Sisti (4).
TB: S Sisti 5; E Miller 4; A Glossop 2; C Ross 2; B Hassett; B Posedel; J Cooney.
RBI: E Miller (39); S Sisti (18); A Glossop (13).
Team LOB: 10.

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jimmy Brown 3B 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .256 .284 .318 .601 0 0 2B
Terry Moore CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .276 .335 .444 .779 3 0
Enos Slaughter RF 4 3 2 2 0 0 4 .276 .337 .452 .789 6 0 2·HR
Johnny Mize 1B 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .297 .382 .649 1.031 5 0 HR,2B
Ernie Koy LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .287 .335 .455 .790 2 0
Joe Orengo 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .326 .427 .503 .930 2 3
Marty Marion SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .284 .319 .325 .643 2 0
Mickey Owen C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .312 .358 .390 .748 7 1
Clyde Shoun P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .240 .240 .240 .480 0 1
Team Totals 32 4 9 4 0 3 32 .281 .281 .625 .906 27 5
2B: J Brown (4); J Mize (13).
HR: E Slaughter 2 (10); J Mize (24).
TB: E Slaughter 8; J Mize 6; J Brown 4; J Orengo; M Owen.
RBI: E Slaughter 2 (26); J Mize 2 (61).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
E: J Orengo (16).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Posedel, L (6-10) 8 9 4 4 0 3 3 4.65 32 51
Team Totals 8 9 4 4 0 3 3 4.50 32 51

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Clyde Shoun, W (5-4) 9 12 3 3 1 7 1 4.92 40 57
Team Totals 9 12 3 3 1 7 1 3.00 40 57
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ziggy Sears, 1B - Tom Dunn, 2B - (none), 3B - Lou Jorda.
Time of Game: 1:38.
Attendance: 9,819.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Sibby Sisti 3B 1 Jimmy Brown 3B
2 Buddy Hassett 1B 2 Terry Moore CF
3 Johnny Cooney CF 3 Enos Slaughter RF
4 Chet Ross LF 4 Johnny Mize 1B
5 Eddie Miller SS 5 Ernie Koy LF
6 Al Glossop 2B 6 Joe Orengo 2B
7 Bama Rowell RF 7 Marty Marion SS
8 Ray Berres C 8 Mickey Owen C
9 Bill Posedel P 9 Clyde Shoun P

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