April 17, 1907

American League

Philadelphia @ New York
Bender relieves Waddell in the 9th with none out and 2 on. He does get two outs but also serves up two hits and the game winner to Elberfeld. 

Linescore

Philadelphia

New York

PHL

300 001 000 - 4 6 3

Hartsel 1H,1R Elberfeld 3H,1RBI
NYY

010 100 003 - 5 9 1

Davis 1H,1R,SB Hofman 1H,3R

@ Hilltop Park

Pitching

Length of Game: 1:55

Waddell 3BB,1K,2HBP Doyle 3BB,2SO
Washington @ Boston

Glaze allows only 1 run through 8 innings. In the 9th, he allows pinch hitters Hickman and Nill hits, but the Washington rally falls just short.  

Linescore 

Washington

Boston

WAS

000 000 001 - 1 3 1

Hickman PH,1H,1R Unglaub 1H,1R
BOS

000 011 00x - 2 7 1

Cross 1H,3PO Parent 2H,1R,Sac

@ Huntington BB Grounds

Pitching

Length of Game: 1:36

Smith 1BB,5SO Glaze 6BB,4SO,Wp
Cleveland @ St. Louis

St. Louis drops its third straight game. Howell was effective but Cleveland bunched its hits well. St. Louis leaves 7 men on base, Cleveland only 2. 

Linescore 

Cleveland

St. Louis

CLE

210 000 002 - 5 7 2

Lajoie 2H,2R Pickering 3H,1R,2b
STL

100 010 000 - 2 7 2

Flick 0H,2R,SB Howell 2H

@ Sportsman's Park

Pitching

Umpire: O'Loughlin

Joss 2BB,4SO Howell 1BB,9SO,Wp
Chicago @ Detroit
Chicago manager Jones and infielder Davis were ejected early on. 3 singles and a walk accounted for the 4th inning rally. Detroit strands 10 men. 

Linescore

Chicago

Detroit

WHI

000 300 010 - 4 7 1

Isbell 2H,2R Cobb 0H,1R,SB
DET

000 001 000 - 1 8 1

Rohe 2H,1R,SB,E McIntyre 2H,SB

@ Bennett Park

Pitching

Length of Game: 1:45

Smith 4BB,2SO Killian 4BB,1SO

National League

New York @ Brooklyn
Brooklyn's dramatic 9th inning rally to tie goes to waste as Devlin wraps a hit in the 10th driving home the winner. Brooklyn is now 0-4.

Linescore

New York

Brooklyn

NYG

000 100 000 1-2 9 2

Seymour (3)2b,RBI Casey 0H,1R
BRK

000 000 001 0-1 3 1

Browne 1H,1R,SB 1 hit through 8 inn.

@ Washington Park

Pitching

Length of Game: 2:05

Ferguson 2BB,6SO Bell 3BB,3SO
Chicago @ Pittsburgh

NL President Pulliam throws out the first pitch to celebrate the opening game of the season on these grounds. 6,000 showed despite the cold.  

Linescore

Chicago

Pittsburgh

CUB

100 120 020 - 6   9 0

Schulte 2H,1R,HR Anderson 1H,1R,2b,E
PGH

100 000 010 - 2 10 4

Hofman 2H,2R,SB Wagner 1H,SB,2E

@ Exposition Park

Pitching

Length of Game: 1:55

Taylor 2BB,1SO Willis 2BB,3SO
Boston @ Philadelphia

Boston evened the series today with a victory over Philadelphia. Both teams had many scoring chances and totaled 19 men left on base.  

Linescore 

Boston

Philadelphia

BOS

000 200 000 - 2 10 3

Ritchey 2H,1R,E Courtney 2H,6A
PHL

000 000 010 - 1   3 0

Bridwell 1H,1R,SB Thomas 0H,1R

@ Baker Bowl

Pitching

Length of Game: 1:50

Lindaman 6BB,3SO Lush 2BB,4SO,Wp
St. Louis @ Cincinnati

Final 

Starters

St. Louis

3

Buster Brown
Cincinnati

8

Bob Ewing
@ Palace of the Fans
Note: Kane (CIN) 1 hit, 2 runs

Records

St. Louis

1-4

Cincinnati 3-1