Beale Street Blues II defeat Cleveland Buckeyes 6-5


Beale Street Blues II 6, Cleveland Buckeyes 5
Game 127

FINAL 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Buckeyes 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 5 ? 11 ? 0 ?
Blues II 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 - 6 ? 9 ? 1 ?
W: Shawkey, B. (4-6)
L: Donovan, W. (10-12)
S: Sambito, J. (5)
HR: K.Johnson(27th), J.Blanchard(25th)


The Beale Street Blues II nipped the Cleveland Buckeyes 6 to 5 at Busch Stadium '78 in a hard fought contest.

Beale Street tallied 3 runs in the 2nd inning when they had 3 base hits. The critical plate appearance was by Elmer Flick, who brought a roar from the partisan Busch Stadium '78 fans when he tripled plating two runs. Beale Street had a total of 9 hits for the game.

The victory went to Bob Shawkey(4-6) who went 5 and 1/3 innings, allowing 2 runs. Shawkey got help from Joe Sambito who was credited with his 5th save. The loss was charged to Wild Bill Donovan(10-12). He allowed 9 hits and 3 walks in 5 innings.

Beale Street continued their winnings ways improving their record to 67-60. They are 8-2 in their last ten games. With the loss, the Cleveland ballclub's record is 66-61.


at Busch Stadium '78


Cleveland Buckeyes

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
K. Johnson 2B 5 2 2 1 .255
D. Allen 1B 4 0 0 0 .275
K. Daniels LF 5 0 1 0 .349
J. Blanchard C 4 1 2 2 .326
W. Berger CF 5 0 1 0 .297
D. Parker RF 4 1 1 0 .286
H. Zimmerman 3B 4 1 2 0 .288
Z. Versalles SS 5 0 2 2 .229
W. Donovan P 2 0 0 0 .194
   A - T. Harper PH 1 0 0 0 .335
D. Trout P 0 0 0 0 .000
   B - M. Kreevich PH 0 0 0 0 .277
B. Tincup P 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 39 5 11 5

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
W. Donovan (L, 10-12) 5 9 6 6 3 4 0 107 4.13
D. Trout 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 29 8.85
B. Tincup 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 16 5.28
Totals 8 9 6 6 4 5 0

Beale Street Blues II

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
R. Ashburn CF 5 0 0 0 .337
E. Flick RF 3 1 1 2 .305
R. Smith 3B 4 0 1 0 .296
W. Aikens 1B 4 0 2 1 .333
T. Davis LF 4 1 1 0 .343
F. Parent SS 4 2 2 1 .314
P. Masi C 2 1 1 1 .273
D. Egan 2B 3 1 1 1 .275
B. Shawkey P 3 0 0 0 .167
J. Wetteland P 0 0 0 0 .063
J. Sambito P 0 0 0 0 .250
Totals 32 6 9 6

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
B. Shawkey (W, 4-6) 5.1 7 2 2 2 9 1 112 5.75
J. Wetteland (H, 6) 1.1 2 2 2 0 3 1 24 3.75
J. Sambito (S, 5) 2.1 2 1 1 3 1 0 57 2.83
Totals 9 11 5 5 5 13 2


A-Pinch Hit For Donovan In 6th Inning
B-Pinch Hit For Trout In 8th Inning

ATTENDANCE- 45,086
T- 2:58
LEFT ON BASE- Buckeyes:12 Blues II: 7
DOUBLE PLAYS- Buckeyes: 0 Blues II: 0
ERRORS- J.Sambito
DOUBLES- K.Johnson(24th), Z.Versalles-2(27th), F.Parent(17th)
TRIPLES- E.Flick(19th), W.Aikens(4th), F.Parent(13th)
HOME RUNS- K.Johnson(27th), J.Blanchard(25th)
STOLEN BASES- D.Egan(21st)
SACRIFICE HITS- J.Sambito
WALKS- D.Allen, J.Blanchard, D.Parker, H.Zimmerman, M.Kreevich, E.Flick,
P.Masi-2, D.Egan
STRIKE OUTS- K.Johnson, D.Allen-3, K.Daniels-2, W.Berger, D.Parker,
Z.Versalles-3, W.Donovan, T.Harper, R.Smith, W.Aikens, F.Parent,
B.Shawkey-2










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