Wednesday, September 9, 2009

American Association Scoreboard for Wednesday, September 8, 1909

Your American Association Scoreboard for
Wednesday, September 8, 1909

At Kansas City's Association Park
Game 1
St. Paul Saints.....6
Kansas City Blues.....1

Game 2
St. Paul Saints.....4
Kansas City Blues.....3 (seven innings)

At Columbus' Neil Park
Columbus Senators.....8
Toledo Mud Hens.......1

At Milwaukee's Athletic Park
Milwaukee Brewers.....2
Minneapolis Millers.....0
Despite a two-hitter by Irving "Young Cy" Young, the Brewers score one in the first and one in the third as Tom "Sugar Boy" Dougherty picks up the win

At Indianapolis' West Washington Street Park
Louisville Colonels.....7
Indianapolis Indians.....1
Aided by the strong pitching of 21-year-old Gene Packard and a 13-hit spree (all singles) by the Colonels, Louisville kept its pennant hopes alive

And that's your American Association scoreboard for September 8, one hundred years ago today!

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