National Sports

In the National League: Brooklyn 4, Pittsburgh 2, with a homer by Pittsburgh pitcher Lindell; Philadelphia 8, New York 1, with a homer for the Phils by Dol Ennis in the first inning; St. Louis at Milwaukee and Cincinnati at Chicago were rained out.

In the American League: New York 4, Philadelphia 1, with Bobby Shantz, 24-game winner last season, losing for the Athletics; bad weather conditions prevented Detroit's game at St. Louis and Washington at Boston; and Chicago at Cleveland were not scheduled.