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1944 World Series (4-2): St. Louis Cardinals (105-49) over St. Louis Browns (89-65)


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Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 4, 1944 at Sportsman's Park III (St. Louis Cardinals)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    St. Louis Browns             0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0     2  2  0
    St. Louis Cardinals          0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1     1  7  0

    PITCHERS: SLB - Galehouse
              STL - Cooper, Donnelly (8)

               WP - Denny Galehouse
	       LP - Mort Cooper
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: SLB - McQuinn
              STL - none

  ATTENDANCE: 33,242

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, October 5, 1944 at Sportsman's Park III (St. Louis Cardinals)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9   10 11     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -     -  -  -
    St. Louis Browns             0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0     2  7  4
    St. Louis Cardinals          0  0  1    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  1     3  7  0

    PITCHERS: SLB - Potter, Muncrief (7)
              STL - Lanier, Donnelly (8)

               WP - Blix Donnelly
	       LP - Bob Muncrief
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: SLB - none
              STL - none

  ATTENDANCE: 35,076

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 6, 1944 at Sportsman's Park III (St. Louis Browns)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    St. Louis Cardinals          1  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0     2  7  0
    St. Louis Browns             0  0  4    0  0  0    2  0  x     6  8  2

    PITCHERS: STL - Wilks, Schmidt (3), Jurisich (7), Byerly (7)
              SLB - Kramer

               WP - Jack Kramer
	       LP - Ted Wilks
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: STL - none
              SLB - none

  ATTENDANCE: 34,737

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 7, 1944 at Sportsman's Park III (St. Louis Browns)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    St. Louis Cardinals          2  0  2    0  0  1    0  0  0     5 12  0
    St. Louis Browns             0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0     1  9  1

    PITCHERS: STL - Brecheen
              SLB - Jakucki, Hollingsworth (4), Shirley (8)

               WP - Harry Brecheen
	       LP - Sig Jakucki
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: STL - Musial
              SLB - none

  ATTENDANCE: 35,455

Game 5 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Sunday, October 8, 1944 at Sportsman's Park III (St. Louis Browns)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    St. Louis Cardinals          0  0  0    0  0  1    0  1  0     2  6  1
    St. Louis Browns             0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  7  1

    PITCHERS: STL - Cooper
              SLB - Galehouse

               WP - Mort Cooper
	       LP - Denny Galehouse
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: STL - Litwhiler, Sanders
              SLB - none

  ATTENDANCE: 36,568

Game 6 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Monday, October 9, 1944 at Sportsman's Park III (St. Louis Cardinals)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    St. Louis Browns             0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     1  3  2
    St. Louis Cardinals          0  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  x     3 10  0

    PITCHERS: SLB - Potter, Muncrief (4), Kramer (7)
              STL - Lanier, Wilks (6)

               WP - Max Lanier
	       LP - Nels Potter
             SAVE - Ted Wilks

   HOME RUNS: SLB - none
              STL - none

  ATTENDANCE: 31,630

Series Batting Stats

St. Louis Cardinals Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Augie Bergamo 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 80 192 35 55 2 19 0 .286 .779
Harry Brecheen 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 31 68 8 11 0 4 0 .162 .451
Bud Byerly 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 12 1 2 0 1 0 .167 .333
Mort Cooper 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 34 94 9 19 0 13 0 .202 .491
Walker Cooper 6 22 1 7 2 1 0 2 3 2 .318 .400 .500 .900 0 0 0 112 397 56 126 13 72 4 .317 .855
Blix Donnelly 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 27 16 0 1 0 0 0 .063 .273
George Fallon 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 69 141 16 28 1 9 1 .199 .547
Debs Garms 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 73 149 17 30 0 5 0 .201 .487
Johnny Hopp 6 27 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 8 .185 .185 .185 .370 0 0 0 139 527 106 177 11 72 15 .336 .903
Al Jurisich 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 45 2 8 0 1 0 .178 .396
Whitey Kurowski 6 23 2 5 1 0 0 1 1 4 .217 .250 .261 .511 0 0 0 149 555 95 150 20 87 2 .270 .790
Max Lanier 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 0 33 77 11 14 0 2 0 .182 .417
Danny Litwhiler 5 20 2 4 1 0 1 1 2 7 .200 .273 .400 .673 0 0 0 140 492 53 130 15 82 2 .264 .755
Marty Marion 6 22 1 5 3 0 0 2 2 3 .227 .292 .364 .655 0 0 0 144 506 50 135 6 63 1 .267 .686
Stan Musial 6 23 2 7 2 0 1 2 2 0 .304 .360 .522 .882 0 0 1 146 568 112 197 12 94 7 .347 .990
Ken O'Dea 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 85 265 35 66 6 37 1 .249 .717
Ray Sanders 6 21 5 6 0 0 1 1 5 8 .286 .423 .429 .852 0 0 0 154 601 87 177 12 102 2 .295 .812
Freddy Schmidt 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 37 34 3 7 0 3 0 .206 .434
Emil Verban 6 17 1 7 0 0 0 2 2 0 .412 .474 .412 .885 0 0 0 146 498 51 128 0 43 0 .257 .580
Ted Wilks 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 36 64 6 9 0 6 0 .141 .375
Totals 69 204 16 49 9 1 3 15 19 43 .240 .305 .338 .643 0 0 157 5475 772 1507 100 37 .275 .745

St. Louis Browns Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Floyd Baker 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 44 97 10 17 0 5 2 .175 .465
Milt Byrnes 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 128 407 63 120 4 45 1 .295 .789
Mike Chartak 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 35 72 8 17 1 7 0 .236 .637
Mark Christman 6 22 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 6 .091 .091 .091 .182 0 0 1 148 547 56 148 6 83 5 .271 .684
Ellis Clary 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 25 49 6 13 0 4 1 .265 .736
Denny Galehouse 2 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .200 .333 .200 .533 0 0 0 24 48 1 3 0 1 0 .063 .180
Don Gutteridge 6 21 1 3 1 0 0 0 3 5 .143 .250 .190 .440 0 0 3 148 603 89 148 3 36 20 .245 .646
Red Hayworth 6 17 1 2 1 0 0 1 3 1 .118 .250 .176 .426 0 0 1 90 270 20 60 1 25 0 .222 .534
Al Hollingsworth 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 26 28 1 2 0 0 0 .071 .259
Sig Jakucki 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 73 9 11 1 8 0 .151 .395
Jack Kramer 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 33 85 6 14 2 6 0 .165 .504
Mike Kreevich 6 26 0 6 3 0 0 0 0 5 .231 .231 .346 .577 0 0 0 105 402 55 121 5 44 3 .301 .754
Chet Laabs 5 15 1 3 1 1 0 0 2 6 .200 .294 .400 .694 0 0 0 66 201 28 47 5 23 3 .234 .709
Frank Mancuso 2 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333 0 0 0 88 244 19 50 1 24 1 .205 .533
George McQuinn 6 16 2 7 2 0 1 5 7 2 .438 .609 .750 1.359 0 0 0 146 516 83 129 11 72 4 .250 .733
Gene Moore 6 22 4 4 0 0 0 0 3 6 .182 .280 .182 .462 0 0 0 110 390 56 93 6 58 0 .238 .633
Bob Muncrief 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 33 78 4 18 0 10 1 .231 .516
Nels Potter 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 2 32 82 4 13 0 5 0 .159 .378
Tex Shirley 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 28 7 4 0 1 0 .143 .286
Vern Stephens 6 22 2 5 1 0 0 0 3 3 .227 .320 .273 .593 0 0 3 145 559 91 164 20 109 2 .293 .826
Tom Turner 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 *51 138 11 34 2 17 0 .246 .623
Al Zarilla 4 10 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .100 .100 .100 .200 0 0 0 100 288 43 86 6 45 1 .299 .823
Totals 74 197 12 36 9 1 1 9 23 49 .183 .268 .254 .522 0 0 154 5269 684 1328 72 44 .252 .675

St. Louis Cardinals Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Harry Brecheen 1 1 1.00 1 0 0 1 9.0 9 1 1 4 4 1.444 30 22 2.85 16 5 0 189.1 174 46 88 1.162
Bud Byerly 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0.000 9 4 3.40 2 2 0 42.1 37 20 13 1.346
Mort Cooper 2 2 1.13 1 1 0 1 16.0 9 2 2 5 16 0.875 34 33 2.46 22 7 1 252.1 227 60 97 1.137
Blix Donnelly 2 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 6.0 2 0 0 1 9 0.500 27 4 2.12 2 1 2 76.1 61 34 45 1.245
Al Jurisich 1 0 27.00 0 0 0 0 0.2 2 2 2 1 0 4.500 30 14 3.39 7 9 1 130.0 102 65 53 1.285
Max Lanier 2 2 2.19 1 0 0 0 12.1 8 3 3 8 11 1.297 33 30 2.65 17 12 0 224.1 192 71 141 1.172
Freddy Schmidt 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 3.1 1 0 0 1 1 0.600 37 9 3.15 7 3 5 114.1 94 58 58 1.329
Ted Wilks 2 1 5.68 0 1 1 0 6.1 5 4 4 3 7 1.263 36 21 2.64 17 4 0 207.2 173 49 70 1.069
Totals 12 6 1.96 4 2 1 2 55.0 36 12 12 23 49 1.073 157 157 2.674 105 49 1427.0 1228 468 637 1.189

St. Louis Browns Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Denny Galehouse 2 2 1.50 1 1 0 2 18.0 13 3 3 5 15 1.000 24 19 3.12 9 10 0 153.0 162 44 80 1.346
Al Hollingsworth 1 0 2.25 0 0 0 0 4.0 5 1 1 2 1 1.750 26 10 4.47 5 7 1 92.2 108 37 22 1.565
Sig Jakucki 1 1 9.00 0 1 0 0 3.0 5 4 3 0 4 1.667 35 24 3.55 13 9 3 198.0 211 54 67 1.338
Jack Kramer 2 1 0.00 1 0 0 1 11.0 9 2 0 4 12 1.182 33 31 2.49 17 13 0 257.0 233 75 124 1.198
Bob Muncrief 2 0 1.35 0 1 0 0 6.2 5 1 1 4 4 1.350 33 27 3.08 13 8 1 219.1 216 50 88 1.213
Nels Potter 2 2 0.93 0 1 0 0 9.2 10 5 1 3 6 1.345 32 29 2.83 19 7 0 232.0 211 70 91 1.211
Tex Shirley 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 0 0 1 1 1.500 23 11 4.15 5 4 0 80.1 59 64 35 1.531
Totals 11 6 1.49 2 4 0 3 54.1 49 16 9 19 43 1.252 154 154 3.169 89 65 1397.1 1392 469 581 1.332

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