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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
9
4
CHW
@CLE
4
5
 
(10)
SLB
@DET
4
5
PHA
@WSH
6
7
PHA
@WSH
4
0
 
(5)
CIN
@CHC
1
3
BRO
@NYG
7
2
BRO
@NYG
4
2
 
(11)
BSN
@PHI
1
2
 
(12)
BSN
@PHI
1
3
PIT
@STL
16
14
PIT
@STL
5
4
 
(5)
Sunday, September 8, 1940,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 3:17
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Pirates
16
66-61
 Won 2 
3rd, 15½ GB
at Cardinals
14
66-61
 Lost 2 
4th, 16½ GB
W: Dick Lanahan (6-5)
L: Bill McGee (13-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         3  5  0   0  1  3   3  1  0   16 21  2
Cardinals       5  0  1   2  0  2   0  4  0   14 15  2

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Frankie Gustine 2B 5 2 3 1 1 0 6 .296 .342 .400 .742 5 8 2·2B
Debs Garms 3B 5 2 3 2 1 0 6 .379 .431 .515 .946 0 4 HR,GDP
Bob Elliott RF 4 1 0 0 1 0 6 .281 .335 .413 .748 0 0 SH
Arky Vaughan SS 5 4 3 1 1 1 6 .295 .384 .442 .827 1 4 3B,2B
Maurice Van Robays LF 6 2 4 4 0 1 6 .274 .318 .398 .716 0 0 HR,2B
Elbie Fletcher 1B 4 2 2 1 1 0 6 .283 .436 .470 .906 17 0 2B,HBP,GDP
Vince DiMaggio CF 6 2 3 2 0 0 6 .303 .384 .566 .950 3 1 2B,SB
Spud Davis C 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .321 .404 .443 .847 1 0
   Al Lopez C 2 0 1 1 0 1 2 .271 .315 .357 .673 0 0 2B
Rip Sewell P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .186 .213 .254 .467 0 1
   Pep Young 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .309 .326 .635
   Dick Lanahan P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .097 .097 .097 .194 0 2
   Paul Waner 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .304 .366 .397 .763
   Johnny Lanning P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .233 .258 .300 .558 0 1
   Danny MacFayden P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .130 .167 .130 .297 0 0
   Ken Heintzelman P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .209 .227 .209 .437 0 0
Team Totals 46 16 21 14 6 3 54 .457 .528 .783 1.311 27 21
2B: F Gustine 2 (30); A Vaughan (33); M Van Robays (23); E Fletcher (22); V DiMaggio (19); A Lopez (9).
3B: A Vaughan (10).
HR: D Garms (4); M Van Robays (7).
SH: B Elliott (10).
HBP: E Fletcher (8).
TB: M Van Robays 8; A Vaughan 6; D Garms 6; F Gustine 5; V DiMaggio 4; E Fletcher 3; A Lopez 2; S Davis; R Sewell.
GIDP: D Garms (2); E Fletcher (10).
RBI: M Van Robays 4 (90); V DiMaggio 2 (41); D Garms 2 (49); S Davis (30); A Lopez (38); E Fletcher (91); A Vaughan (80); P Waner (31); F Gustine (52).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Garms-F Gustine-E Fletcher.
E: F Gustine (40); M Van Robays (10).
Baserunning
SB: V DiMaggio (11).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jimmy Brown 2B 4 1 1 0 2 0 6 .258 .301 .316 .616 2 4
Terry Moore CF 5 3 2 0 1 0 6 .310 .360 .490 .850 2 0
Enos Slaughter RF 5 3 1 1 1 0 6 .279 .347 .467 .815 1 0 2B
Johnny Mize 1B 5 4 3 6 0 0 5 .316 .401 .667 1.068 12 0 3·HR
Ernie Koy LF 4 2 2 4 1 0 5 .317 .372 .483 .856 2 0 HR
Don Padgett C 3 1 1 3 1 0 4 .240 .327 .392 .718 2 0 HR
   Pepper Martin 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .311 .366 .464 .830
   Bill DeLancey C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .222 .222 .444 1 0
Joe Orengo 3B 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .298 .390 .438 .828 1 3
Marty Marion SS 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .277 .315 .330 .646 4 6 GDP
Bob Bowman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .074 .194 .074 .268 0 1
   Ira Hutchinson P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300 .300 .300 .600 0 1
   Carl Doyle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .240 .417 .657 0 0
   Don Gutteridge 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .269 .295 .398 .693
   Bill McGee P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .177 .177 .226 .403 0 0
   Mort Cooper P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .132 .145 .147 .292 0 1
   Johnny Hopp 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279 .327 .400 .727
   Max Lanier P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 1
   Mickey Owen 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .281 .345 .348 .693
Team Totals 41 14 15 14 7 0 48 .366 .458 .756 1.214 27 17
2B: E Slaughter (16).
HR: J Mize 3 (41); E Koy (9); D Padgett (6).
TB: J Mize 12; E Koy 5; D Padgett 4; J Orengo 2; M Marion 2; T Moore 2; E Slaughter 2; M Owen; J Brown.
GIDP: M Marion (11).
RBI: J Mize 6 (115); E Koy 4 (52); D Padgett 3 (39); E Slaughter (51).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Orengo-M Marion-J Mize; M Marion-J Mize.
E: J Mize (12); I Hutchinson (1).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rip Sewell 1 3 5 4 2 0 1 3.18 9 27
Dick Lanahan, W (6-5) 4 5 3 3 2 0 2 3.40 18
Johnny Lanning 1 1 2 2 3 0 1 4.27 7
Danny MacFayden 1 3 3 3 0 0 0 3.99 5
Ken Heintzelman, S (3) 2 3 1 1 0 0 1 3.70 9
Team Totals 9 15 14 13 7 0 5 13.00 48 27

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Bowman 0.2 4 3 3 1 0 2 4.15 7 31
Ira Hutchinson 0.2 4 5 3 0 0 0 4.02 7
Carl Doyle 1.2 1 0 0 2 0 0 7.79 8
Bill McGee, L (13-9) 3.1 8 6 6 3 1 0 4.02 20
Mort Cooper 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.90 4
Max Lanier 2 2 1 1 0 2 0 4.05 8
Team Totals 9 21 16 14 6 3 2 14.00 54 31
Balks: None.
WP: M Lanier (3).
HBP: C Doyle (7).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - George Barr, 2B - (none), 3B - Ziggy Sears.
Time of Game: 3:17.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Frankie Gustine 2B 1 Jimmy Brown 2B
2 Debs Garms 3B 2 Terry Moore CF
3 Bob Elliott RF 3 Enos Slaughter RF
4 Arky Vaughan SS 4 Johnny Mize 1B
5 Maurice Van Robays LF 5 Ernie Koy LF
6 Elbie Fletcher 1B 6 Don Padgett C
7 Vince DiMaggio CF 7 Joe Orengo 3B
8 Spud Davis C 8 Marty Marion SS
9 Rip Sewell P 9 Bob Bowman P

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