Please refer to earlier blog for a summary of the American Association 1909 pennant race. Here are the scores for Sept. 9. Contenders are highlighted in yellow.
At Eclipse Park in Louisville
Toledo Mud Hens.....2
Colonels second-baseman Emery Olson hit a rare home run. Toledo committed five errors, as Bill Hogg came away with the win.
At Association Park in Kansas City
Kansas City Blues.....0
Spitball artist Roy Patterson tossed a two-hit shutout.
At Athletic Park in Milwaukee
St. Paul Saints.....3
Orville Kilroy came away the winner for the Saints.
Columbus Senators vs. Indianapolis Indians was postponed due to rain.
Both Louisville and Minneapolis gained a game on the first-place Brewers.
And that's your scoreboard for the games of Thursday, Sept. 9, 1909, one hundred years ago today!