The Pittsburgh Pirates managed to stay ahead of the Boston Braves, 4 to 3, on September 12, 1947.

1947 Pittsburgh Pirates

Final

BSN

Braves

77-65

3

PIT

Pirates

58-82

4

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

2

1

4

0

0

5

0

2

6

0

0

7

0

0

8

0

1

9

1

R

3

4

H

7

7

E

2

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Tommy Holmes RF 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Johnny Hopp CF 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Bama Rowell LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bob Elliott 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Earl Torgeson 1B 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
Phil Masi C 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Connie Ryan 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Dick Culler SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Danny Litwhiler PH 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4
Red Barrett P 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Frank McCormick PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nanny Fernandez PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 3 7 3 1 4 1 0 0 11

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Red Barrett (L) 8.0 7 4 2 0 1 2
Totals 8.0 7 4 0 0 1 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Jim Russell RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Pete Castiglione SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Frankie Gustine 3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Ralph Kiner LF 4 2 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 8
Hank Greenberg 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Gene Woodling CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Clyde Kluttz C 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Rip Sewell P 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 33 4 7 4 2 0 1 0 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Rip Sewell (W) 9.0 7 3 3 4 1 1
Totals 9.0 7 3 0 4 1 1

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