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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
8
9
CHW
@NYY
6
5
DET
@PHA
7
4
SLB
@WSH
6
5
NYG
@CHC
7
4
BRO
@PIT
1
9
BSN
@STL
9
3
Tuesday, August 24, 1948,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 31,434, Time of Game: 2:30
Braves
9
67-49
 Won 4 
1st
at Cardinals
3
63-52
 Lost 2 
2nd, 3½ GB
W: Johnny Sain (16-12)
L: Harry Brecheen (15-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          1  0  0   3  0  0   3  2  0    9 18  3
Cardinals       2  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  0    3 11  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Tommy Holmes RF 6 3 4 1 0 0 6 .319 .373 .451 .825 2 0 2·2B
Al Dark SS 4 2 2 0 1 0 5 .332 .371 .443 .814 3 1 2B
Mike McCormick LF 5 0 0 1 0 0 5 .306 .366 .405 .772 3 0
Bob Elliott 3B 5 1 2 2 0 1 5 .287 .441 .488 .928 0 1 2·2B
Frank McCormick 1B 5 0 3 3 0 0 5 .233 .282 .353 .636 9 2 2B
Clint Conatser CF 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .286 .382 .422 .804 4 0 2B
Phil Masi C 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .237 .308 .336 .643 3 0
Sibby Sisti 2B 4 1 2 1 1 1 5 .239 .310 .299 .609 2 4
Johnny Sain P 4 1 2 1 0 1 5 .198 .207 .233 .439 1 1 2B,SH
Team Totals 43 9 18 9 2 4 46 .419 .444 .605 1.049 27 9
2B: T Holmes 2 (29); A Dark (30); B Elliott 2 (19); F McCormick (6); C Conatser (6); J Sain (3).
SH: J Sain (10).
TB: T Holmes 6; B Elliott 4; F McCormick 4; C Conatser 4; J Sain 3; A Dark 3; S Sisti 2.
RBI: F McCormick 3 (20); B Elliott 2 (79); J Sain (10); S Sisti (15); M McCormick (29); T Holmes (46).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: F McCormick (4); C Conatser (3); S Sisti (9).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Red Schoendienst 2B 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .274 .311 .386 .697 2 1
Marty Marion SS 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .250 .301 .342 .643 0 5 2B
Stan Musial CF 5 1 1 2 0 0 5 .382 .457 .715 1.172 3 0 HR
Enos Slaughter LF 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .317 .417 .462 .879 2 1 2B
Ron Northey RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .331 .428 .519 .947 3 0
Don Lang 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .286 .387 .382 .769 2 2
Babe Young 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .236 .340 .348 .688 8 0 2B
Del Rice C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .212 .300 .315 .615 6 2
Harry Brecheen P 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .164 .227 .213 .440 1 0
   Ted Wilks P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .222 .167 .389 0 0
   Gerry Staley P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .625 .875 0 0
   Nippy Jones 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .251 .314 .398 .712
   Jim Hearn P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 0
Team Totals 39 3 11 3 2 2 41 .282 .317 .436 .753 27 11
2B: M Marion (21); E Slaughter (24); B Young (9).
HR: S Musial (31).
TB: S Musial 4; B Young 3; E Slaughter 3; M Marion 2; D Rice; R Northey; H Brecheen; D Lang; R Schoendienst.
RBI: S Musial 2 (98); B Young (19).
Team LOB: 11.

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Sain, W (16-12) 9 11 3 3 2 2 1 3.00 41 53
Team Totals 9 11 3 3 2 2 1 3.00 41 53

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Brecheen, L (15-5) 6.1 12 7 7 0 3 0 2.47 31 24
Ted Wilks 0.2 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.24 4
Gerry Staley 1 3 2 2 1 1 0 6.13 7
Jim Hearn 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.80 4
Team Totals 9 18 9 9 2 4 0 9.00 46 24
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lee Ballanfant, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - (none), 3B - George Barr.
Time of Game: 2:30.
Attendance: 31,434.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Tommy Holmes RF 1 Red Schoendienst 2B
2 Al Dark SS 2 Marty Marion SS
3 Mike McCormick LF 3 Stan Musial CF
4 Bob Elliott 3B 4 Enos Slaughter LF
5 Frank McCormick 1B 5 Ron Northey RF
6 Clint Conatser CF 6 Don Lang 3B
7 Phil Masi C 7 Babe Young 1B
8 Sibby Sisti 2B 8 Del Rice C
9 Johnny Sain P 9 Harry Brecheen P

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