April 21, 1904

American League

New York @ Philadelphia

Philadelphia runs their record to 4-1 with a spirited comeback against New York. Murphy's 2 out triple in 9th ties the game. In the 12th, Davis belts a long triple to left as Hartsel races from first base to home plate. 

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New York

Philadelphia

NYY
PHL

101 000 000 000 - 2 3 0
000 100 001 001 - 3 8 4

Conroy HBP, 1R, OH Davis 3H,2b,HR,2RBI
Elberfeld 2H, SB LCross 2H, 1R

@ Columbia Park 

Pitching

Length of Game:2:45  Powell 6BB, 5SO  Waddell 3BB, 10SO

National League

Philadelphia @ New York

With over 32,000 on hand for the undefeated Giants home opener, the Phils pound Christy Mathewson and send him packing in the 5th inning. 

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Philadelphia

New York

PHL

100 070 301- 12 16 0

Thomas 4H,4R,HR,SB Bowerman 1H,1RBI
NYG

000 000 100 -  1  5 5

Titus 2H,2SB,2b,1R Devlin 2H, 2b 

@ Polo Grounds

Pitching

Time of Game: 1:55 

Fraser 5BB, 4SO Mathewson 10H
Brooklyn @ Boston

The teams not only battled the opposing pitcher, but the extreme cold in this one. Raymer's clutch hit in the 6th inning drove home Cooley.

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Brooklyn

Boston

BRK

101 000 000 - 2 4 2

Lumley 2H,R,RBI,2b Raymer 2H, 1RBI
BOS

002 001 00x - 3 4 2

Van Buren PH, 1H Tenney 0H,1R,14PO 

@ South End Grounds

Pitching

Length of Game: 1:45 

Poole  CG, 4BB, HBP Piitinger CG, 5BB
Cincinnati @ Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh won their home opener today. Two triples and 3 singles in the third led to 4 runs. Elliott relieved in the 4th and was very sharp. 

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Batteries

CIN

000 200 020 - 4 6 1

Hahn, Elliott and O'Neal
PGH

004 001 00x - 5 7 3

Scanlan, Smith and Phelps 

@ Exposition Park III

Umpire: Mr. Johnstone

St. Louis @ Chicago

Chicago celebrates their home season opener with a win. After St. Louis grabs the lead, the Cubs, aided by 2 walks, an error and 3 singles win it.  

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Batteries

STL

000 000 010 - 1 5 1

O'Neil and Byers
CUB

000 000 04x - 4 7 2

Wicker and Casey 

@ West Side Grounds

Attendance 4,200