The American Association pennant race heats up! Here is your scoreboard Friday's games, with contenders highlighted in yellow:
Athletic Park, Milwaukee
St. Paul Saints.....4
The Brewers swat 16 safeties but submit to St. Paul. Recent call-up Sylvester Breen hits a home run for the Saints. Charlie Chech goes seven innings for the win.
West Washington Park, Indianapolis
The Indians survive a 4-run fifth by the visitors as Walt Slagle earns the win.
Association Park, Kansas City
Kansas City Blues....2
Third-baseman/manager Jimmy Collins swats a circuit drive, the deciding run, against veteran pitcher Ducky Swann. The Millers gain a game on the front-running Brewers. The game was attended by the nation's Vice President, James S. Sherman.
Eclipse Park, Louisville
The game between the Toledo Mud Hens and Louisville Colonels was postponed by rain.
And that's your American Association scoreboard for Friday, September 10, 1909, one hundred years ago today!