April 26, 1902

National League

Brooklyn @ New York

Sparks became erratic late but got Keeler to line out with 2 on in the 9th inning to end the battle.   With the loss, Brooklyn has now fallen in 5 of their last 7 games. 

Linescore 

Brooklyn

New York

BRK

000 000 100 - 1 5 3

Irwin 1H,1R,SB Smith 2H,1R,SB
NYG 

000 200 02x - 4 6 2 

Flood 1H,SB Lauder 1H,1R,2b,SB

@ Polo Grounds

Pitching

Length of game: 1:40

Kitson 2BB,3SO,Wp Sparks 4BB,5SO,2HBP
Chicago @ Pittsburgh

No Chicago player reaches third base until the 9th inning. Pittsburgh has 9 hits off Rhoads in the first two innings. The clubs are now each 6-2. 

Linescore

Batteries

CUB

000 000 000 - 0   3 5 

Rhoads and Kling
PGH

240 000 01x - 7 11 2

Leever and Zimmer

@ Exposition Park

St. Louis @ Cincinnati

Poor St. Louis defense today explains why the team in now 1-6.  

Linescore

Batteries

STL

000 100 120 -  4 10 10

Yerkes, Adams and Nichols
CIN

032 310 05x - 10 14  1

Heismann and Bergen

@ Palace of the Fans

Boston @ Philadelphia

Boston reaches .500 mark after winning 5 of it's last 7 games.  

Linescore

Batteries

BOS

201 710 101 - 13 21 2

Pittinger, Malarkey and Moran
PHL

001 022 400 -  9  13 3

Iberg, Vorhees and Dooin, Jacklitcsch

@ Baker Bowl

American League

Cleveland @ St. Louis

Final 

Records 

Starters

CLE

3

2-2 Addie Joss
STL

0

2-2 Willie Sudhoff

@ Sportsman's Park

Note: Joss has fine debut pitching a one hitter, a scratch single by Jesse Burkett.

Philadelphia @ Baltimore

Final 

Records 

Starters

PHL

2

1-2 Bill Duggleby
BAL

6

2-2 Harry Howell

@ Oriole Park

Note:

Boston @ Washington

Final 

Records 

Starters

BOS

7

2-3 Bill Dinneen
WAS

15

3-1  Watty Lee

@ American League Park

Note: Washington 30 runs scored last 2 games.