April 17, 1904

American League

Cleveland @ Chicago
Chicago finds no problem getting men on base. Problems arose when they failed to deliver on every occasion. 

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Batteries

CLE

001 120 001 - 5   7 2

Donohue and Bemis
WHI

000 000 000 - 0 13 1

Pittinger and Moran

@ South Side Park 

Attendance 17,000

Detroit @ St. Louis
Sudhoff was in fine form while Stovall was hit around the park freely. Sugden has two triples to help St. Louis garner their first win oft he season. 

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Batteries

DET

000 200 000 -   2  4 4

Stovall and Buelow
STL

040 007 11x - 13 17 0 

Pittinger and Moran

@ Sportman's Park 

Attendance 3,000

National League

Boston @ Brooklyn

Free Sunday baseball in Brooklyn. To skirt the Sunday baseball law, Brooklyn fans roll into Washington Park for free, and in lieu of admission are offered scorecards for 25 to 75 cents. Most all purchase the scorcards and watch their heroes pound Boston. 

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Boston

Brooklyn

BOS

000 000 000 - 0   4 4

Cooley 1H Strang 2H,2R,2b
BRK

004 040 01x - 9 13 2

Delahanty 0H, 2E Lumley 2H,2R,2b

@ Washington Park

Pitching 

Attendance: 12,000

Willis 5IP,10H,2BB,4K Jones 1BB,0K, HBP
Pittsburgh @ St. Louis
Over 23,000 fans cram the lot to see St. Louis rally to win the game. Doc Scanlan relieved Lee after he hits 2 batters and throws in three walks. 

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Batteries

PGH

020 000 120 - 5 9 1 

Lee, Scanlan and Phelps
STL

300 000 03x - 6 6 2

McFarland and Grady

@ Robison Field 

Umpire: O'Day

Chicago @ Cincinnati
Poor defense largely responsible for Chicago's downfall. Evers was tossed out after arguing with arbiter Johnstone. Chance hits a late home run in the loss. 

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Batteries

CUB

000 002 010 -   3   6 7

Brown and Kling
CIN

003 005 22x - 12 13 1 

Harper and Peitz

@ Palace of the Fans

Attendance 16,849