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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
2
8
CLE
@NYY
5
8
CHW
@WSH
10
6
NYG
@CHC
3
6
BSN
@STL
2
6
Monday, June 23, 1947,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 16,090, Time of Game: 1:51
Braves
2
33-25
 Lost 1 
1st
at Cardinals
6
30-29
 Won 1 
5th, 3½ GB
W: Red Munger (6-1)
L: Red Barrett (6-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  2   0  0  0   0  0  0    2 10  0
Cardinals       1  0  4   0  0  0   0  1  X    6  7  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tommy Holmes RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .302 .362 .372 .734 0.038 1.18 0.107 -0.069 0.3 0 0
Johnny Hopp CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .306 .395 .355 .750 -0.030 1.42 0.107 -0.137 -0.3 1 0 SB,GDP
Bama Rowell LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .309 .342 .432 .774 -0.163 0.93 0.012 -0.175 -1.8 1 0 CS,GDP
Bob Elliott 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .332 .435 .505 .940 -0.001 0.81 0.061 -0.062 0.3 1 2
Frank McCormick 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .265 .306 .382 .688 -0.095 0.97 0.000 -0.095 -1.2 10 1
Hank Camelli C 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .207 .258 .414 .672 -0.015 0.75 0.025 -0.040 -0.2 2 2
   Earl Torgeson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .275 .381 .492 .873 -0.012 0.44 0.000 -0.012 -0.3
Connie Ryan 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .263 .363 .351 .714 -0.064 0.79 0.008 -0.072 -0.5 3 3
Dick Culler SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .300 .404 .350 .754 0.055 0.88 0.100 -0.045 0.4 0 2 3B
   Danny Litwhiler PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .270 .323 .427 .750 -0.016 0.49 0.000 -0.016 -0.6
Red Barrett P 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 .214 .214 .321 .536 0.075 1.26 0.075 0.000 0.7 0 0 2B
   Clyde Shoun P 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.031 0.64 0.040 -0.009 0.3 1 0
Team Totals 33 2 10 2 2 4 35 .303 .343 .394 .737 -0.197 0.94 0.535 -0.732 -2.8 * 10
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: R Barrett (3, off R Munger).
3B: D Culler (1, off R Munger).
TB: D Culler 3; T Holmes 2; B Elliott 2; R Barrett 2; J Hopp 2; C Ryan; C Shoun.
GIDP: B Rowell (1); J Hopp (5).
RBI: R Barrett (3); J Hopp (14).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. D Culler-C Ryan-F McCormick; B Elliott-C Ryan-F McCormick.
Baserunning
SB: J Hopp (8, 2nd base off R Munger/J Garagiola).
CS: B Rowell (4, 2nd base by R Munger/J Garagiola).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Red Schoendienst 2B 3 2 1 0 1 0 4 .245 .310 .335 .644 0.066 0.60 0.078 -0.012 0.4 3 2
Terry Moore CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .326 .375 .404 .779 0.142 0.93 0.156 -0.015 1.1 2 0
Stan Musial 1B 3 1 1 1 1 1 4 .250 .355 .423 .778 0.121 1.01 0.132 -0.011 1.2 6 2
Enos Slaughter LF 4 1 1 4 0 0 4 .341 .417 .505 .922 0.185 1.05 0.194 -0.009 1.7 3 0 HR
Ron Northey RF 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .278 .378 .450 .827 0.008 1.24 0.008 0.000 0.2 0 1
   Joe Medwick PH-RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .310 .394 .586 .980 -0.014 0.30 0.006 -0.020 -0.1 0 0 2B
   Chuck Diering PR-RF 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .186 .352 .279 .631 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Whitey Kurowski 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .265 .380 .389 .769 -0.123 2.03 0.000 -0.123 -1.6 0 0 GDP
   Erv Dusak PH-3B 1 0 1 1 2 0 3 .229 .379 .257 .636 0.036 0.27 0.036 0.000 1.5 0 1 2B
Marty Marion SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .236 .312 .322 .634 -0.056 0.47 0.000 -0.056 -1.4 3 3 GDP
Joe Garagiola C 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .257 .433 .500 .933 -0.026 0.40 0.002 -0.029 -0.6 5 1
Red Munger P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .194 .265 .194 .458 -0.035 0.44 0.000 -0.035 -0.7 1 3
Team Totals 29 6 7 6 6 2 35 .241 .371 .414 .785 0.304 0.69 0.612 -0.310 1.7 * 13
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: J Medwick (2, off C Shoun); E Dusak (2, off C Shoun).
HR: E Slaughter (4, off R Barrett, 3rd inn, 2 on, 0 outs to RF).
TB: E Slaughter 4; T Moore 2; E Dusak 2; J Medwick 2; S Musial; R Schoendienst.
GIDP: M Marion (9); W Kurowski (10).
RBI: E Slaughter 4 (33); E Dusak (5); S Musial (37).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 3 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Marion-R Schoendienst-S Musial; R Schoendienst-M Marion-S Musial.
PB: J Garagiola (2).
Outfield Assists: R Northey (J Hopp at 2nd base).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Red Barrett, L (6-5) 2 5 5 5 3 0 1 3.33 13 23 -0.400 1.35 -3.9
Clyde Shoun 6 2 1 1 3 2 0 4.37 22 0 0 0.097 0.30 2.2
Team Totals 8 7 6 6 6 2 1 6.75 35 23 0 0 -0.303 0.69 -1.7
R Barrett faced 4 batters in the 3rd inning.

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Red Munger, W (6-1) 9 10 2 2 2 4 0 2.98 35 61 0.197 0.94 2.8
Team Totals 9 10 2 2 2 4 0 2.00 35 61 0.197 0.94 2.8
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Beans Reardon, 1B - Larry Goetz, 2B - (none), 3B - Jocko Conlan.
Time of Game: 1:51.
Attendance: 16,090.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Tommy Holmes RF 1 Red Schoendienst 2B
2 Johnny Hopp CF 2 Terry Moore CF
3 Bama Rowell LF 3 Stan Musial 1B
4 Bob Elliott 3B 4 Enos Slaughter LF
5 Frank McCormick 1B 5 Ron Northey RF
6 Hank Camelli C 6 Whitey Kurowski 3B
7 Connie Ryan 2B 7 Marty Marion SS
8 Dick Culler SS 8 Joe Garagiola C
9 Red Barrett P 9 Red Munger P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 2-2 0 12- RRR STL E. Slaughter R. Barrett 18% 83% Home Run; Moore Scores; Musial Scores
b1 1-0 1 123 OO STL W. Kurowski R. Barrett -12% 60% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
t5 2-5 1 1-3 OO BSN B. Rowell R. Munger 11% 88% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b3 1-2 0 1-- STL T. Moore R. Barrett 10% 59% Single; Schoendienst to 3B
t3 0-1 0 --- BSN D. Culler R. Munger -10% 51% Triple (LF-CF)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Braves Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Red Munger facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BSN T. Holmes R. Munger 2% 52% Groundout: P-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O BSN J. Hopp R. Munger 2% 54% Single to RF; Hopp out at 2B/RF-C
t1 0-0 2 --- BSN B. Rowell R. Munger -1% 53% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- O BSN B. Elliott R. Munger 2% 55% Rowell Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Braves' Red Barrett facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- STL R. Schoendienst R. Barrett 3% 58% Single
b1 0-0 0 1-- STL T. Moore R. Barrett 5% 64% Single; Schoendienst to 2B
b1 0-0 0 12- STL S. Musial R. Barrett 7% 70% Walk; Schoendienst to 3B; Moore to 2B
b1 0-0 0 123 RO STL E. Slaughter R. Barrett 1% 72% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Musial to 2B; Moore to 3B; Schoendienst Scores
b1 1-0 1 -23 STL R. Northey R. Barrett 1% 72% Walk
b1 1-0 1 123 OO STL W. Kurowski R. Barrett -12% 60% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' Red Munger facing 4-5-6
t2 0-1 0 --- BSN B. Elliott R. Munger -4% 56% Single
t2 0-1 0 1-- O BSN F. McCormick R. Munger 4% 60% Strikeout
t2 0-1 1 1-- O BSN H. Camelli R. Munger 3% 63% Strikeout
t2 0-1 2 1-- O BSN C. Ryan R. Munger 2% 65% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 1-0, Braves' Red Barrett facing 7-8-9
b2 1-0 0 --- O STL M. Marion R. Barrett -2% 63% Flyball: CF
b2 1-0 1 --- O STL J. Garagiola R. Barrett -1% 62% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 1-0 2 --- O STL R. Munger R. Barrett -1% 61% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Cardinals 1.
Top of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-1, Cardinals' Red Munger facing 8-9-1
t3 0-1 0 --- BSN D. Culler R. Munger -10% 51% Triple (LF-CF)
t3 0-1 0 --3 R BSN R. Barrett R. Munger -7% 43% Double (LF-CF); Culler Scores
t3 1-1 0 -2- O BSN T. Holmes R. Munger 5% 48% Flyball: LF
t3 1-1 1 -2- R BSN J. Hopp R. Munger -9% 39% Single; Barrett Scores
t3 2-1 1 1-- BSN B. Rowell R. Munger -2% 37% Hopp Steals 2B
t3 2-1 1 -2- O BSN B. Rowell R. Munger 3% 40% Groundout: 1B-P; Hopp to 3B
t3 2-1 2 --3 O BSN B. Elliott R. Munger 4% 44% Lineout: LF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Behind 1-2, Braves' Red Barrett facing 1-2-3
b3 1-2 0 --- STL R. Schoendienst R. Barrett 4% 48% Walk
b3 1-2 0 1-- STL T. Moore R. Barrett 10% 59% Single; Schoendienst to 3B
b3 1-2 0 1-3 R STL S. Musial R. Barrett 7% 65% Single; Moore to 2B; Schoendienst Scores
b3 2-2 0 12- RRR STL E. Slaughter R. Barrett 18% 83% Home Run; Moore Scores; Musial Scores
Clyde Shoun replaces Red Barrett pitching and batting 9th
Joe Medwick pinch hits for Ron Northey (RF) batting 5th
b3 5-2 0 --- O STL J. Medwick C. Shoun -1% 82% Groundout: C-1B
Erv Dusak pinch hits for Whitey Kurowski (3B) batting 6th
b3 5-2 1 --- STL E. Dusak C. Shoun 1% 84% Walk
b3 5-2 1 1-- OO STL M. Marion C. Shoun -3% 81% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 5.
Top of the 4th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-5, Cardinals' Red Munger facing 5-6-7
Erv Dusak moves from PH to 3B
Joe Medwick moves from PH to RF
t4 2-5 0 --- O BSN F. McCormick R. Munger 2% 83% Popfly: SS
t4 2-5 1 --- BSN H. Camelli R. Munger -3% 81% Walk
t4 2-5 1 1-- O BSN C. Ryan R. Munger 2% 83% Groundout: P-1B; Camelli to 2B
t4 2-5 2 -2- O BSN D. Culler R. Munger 3% 86% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 5.
Bottom of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 5-2, Braves' Clyde Shoun facing 8-9-1
b4 5-2 0 --- O STL J. Garagiola C. Shoun -1% 84% Strikeout
b4 5-2 1 --- O STL R. Munger C. Shoun -1% 84% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b4 5-2 2 --- O STL R. Schoendienst C. Shoun -1% 83% Foul Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 5.
Top of the 5th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-5, Cardinals' Red Munger facing 9-1-2
t5 2-5 0 --- BSN C. Shoun R. Munger -4% 79% Single
t5 2-5 0 1-- BSN T. Holmes R. Munger -6% 73% Single; Shoun to 2B
t5 2-5 0 12- O BSN J. Hopp R. Munger 4% 77% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Shoun to 3B
t5 2-5 1 1-3 OO BSN B. Rowell R. Munger 11% 88% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 5-2, Braves' Clyde Shoun facing 2-3-4
b5 5-2 0 --- O STL T. Moore C. Shoun -1% 87% Lineout: 3B
b5 5-2 1 --- O STL S. Musial C. Shoun -1% 86% Strikeout
b5 5-2 2 --- O STL E. Slaughter C. Shoun -1% 86% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 5.
Top of the 6th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-5, Cardinals' Red Munger facing 4-5-6
t6 2-5 0 --- O BSN B. Elliott R. Munger 2% 88% Lineout: CF
t6 2-5 1 --- O BSN F. McCormick R. Munger 2% 90% Groundout: P-1B
t6 2-5 2 --- O BSN H. Camelli R. Munger 1% 91% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 5-2, Braves' Clyde Shoun facing 5-6-7
b6 5-2 0 --- O STL J. Medwick C. Shoun -1% 90% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 5-2 1 --- STL E. Dusak C. Shoun 1% 91% Walk
b6 5-2 1 1-- O STL M. Marion C. Shoun -1% 90% Groundout: C-1B; Dusak to 2B
b6 5-2 2 -2- STL J. Garagiola C. Shoun 0% 90% Walk
b6 5-2 2 12- O STL R. Munger C. Shoun -2% 89% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 5.
Top of the 7th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-5, Cardinals' Red Munger facing 7-8-9
t7 2-5 0 --- O BSN C. Ryan R. Munger 3% 91% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
t7 2-5 1 --- O BSN D. Culler R. Munger 2% 93% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
t7 2-5 2 --- O BSN C. Shoun R. Munger 1% 94% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 5-2, Braves' Clyde Shoun facing 1-2-3
b7 5-2 0 --- O STL R. Schoendienst C. Shoun -1% 93% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
b7 5-2 1 --- O STL T. Moore C. Shoun -0% 93% Flyball: LF
b7 5-2 2 --- O STL S. Musial C. Shoun -0% 92% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 5.
Top of the 8th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-5, Cardinals' Red Munger facing 1-2-3
t8 2-5 0 --- BSN T. Holmes R. Munger -4% 88% Single
t8 2-5 0 1-- OO BSN J. Hopp R. Munger 8% 96% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
t8 2-5 2 --- O BSN B. Rowell R. Munger 1% 97% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 5-2, Braves' Clyde Shoun facing 4-5-6
b8 5-2 0 --- O STL E. Slaughter C. Shoun -0% 97% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
b8 5-2 1 --- STL J. Medwick C. Shoun 1% 97% Double
Chuck Diering pinch runs for Joe Medwick (RF) batting 5th
b8 5-2 1 -2- R STL E. Dusak C. Shoun 1% 99% Double; Diering Scores
b8 6-2 1 -2- O STL M. Marion C. Shoun -0% 99% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
b8 6-2 2 -2- O STL J. Garagiola C. Shoun -0% 98% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 6.
Top of the 9th, Braves Batting, Behind 2-6, Cardinals' Red Munger facing 4-5-6
Chuck Diering moves from PR to RF
t9 2-6 0 --- BSN B. Elliott R. Munger -2% 97% Single
t9 2-6 0 1-- O BSN F. McCormick R. Munger 2% 98% Flyball: LF
Earl Torgeson pinch hits for Hank Camelli (C) batting 6th
t9 2-6 1 1-- O BSN E. Torgeson R. Munger 1% 100% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
t9 2-6 2 1-- BSN C. Ryan R. Munger -1% 99% Single; Elliott to 2B
Danny Litwhiler pinch hits for Dick Culler (SS) batting 8th
t9 2-6 2 12- BSN D. Litwhiler R. Munger -0% 98% Passed Ball; Ryan to 2B; Elliott to 3B
t9 2-6 2 -23 O BSN D. Litwhiler R. Munger 2% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 2, Cardinals 6.

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