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Sportsman's Park III American League Firsts
aka Busch Stadium (1953-66)
St. Louis, MO

This park was the home of the AL Browns from 1909 through 1954 and the home of the NL Cardinals from 1920 through 05/08/1966.

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Game 04/14/1909 Naps (Indians) 4, Browns 2
  Umpires Bull Perrine, Jack Sheridan
  Managers Jimmy McAleer, Browns
    Nap Lajoie, Naps
  Starting Pitchers Jack Powell, Browns
    Addie Joss, Naps
  Ceremonial Pitch St. Louis Mayor Fredrick H. Kreismann
  Attendance 21,357
Batting
  Batter Josh Clarke (pop out)
  Hit Tom Jones (double)
  Run Bill Bradley
  RBI Bill Hinchman
  Single George Stone
  Double Tom Jones
  Triple Bill Bradley (04/16/1909)
  Home Run Danny Hoffman (04/15/1909)
  Grand Slam Joe Jackson (05/07/1911)
  IPHR Danny Hoffman (04/15/1909)
  Stolen Base Freddy Parent (04/17/1909)
  Sacrifice Hit Terry Turner
  Sacrifice Fly Hobe Ferris (05/16/1909)
  Cycle Tris Speaker (06/09/1912)
Pitching
  Win Addie Joss
  Loss Jack Powell
  Shutout Addie Joss (05/02/1909)
  Save N/A
  Hit by Pitch Heinie Berger hit Jim Stephens (04/16/1909)
  Wild Pitch Jack Powell (04/18/1909)
  Balk Jimmy Dygert (07/17/1909)
  No-Hitter Eddie Cicotte (04/14/1917)