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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
3
6
NYY
@CLE
1
3
WSH
@DET
5
6
PHA
@SLB
9
4
PIT
@BRO
1
3
CHC
@BSN
2
3
CHC
@BSN
6
0
CIN
@NYG
4
5
STL
@PHI
7
3
STL
@PHI
2
3
Saturday, September 18, 1926,
, Braves Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cubs
2
77-69
 Lost 5 
4th, 8½ GB
at Braves
3
59-83
 Won 6 
7th, 25½ GB
W: Johnny Wertz (10-9)
L: Percy Jones (11-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            1  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    2  8  0
Braves          2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    3 10  1

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sparky Adams 2B 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .307 .361 .372 .734 3 6
Cliff Heathcote CF 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .275 .352 .419 .771 1 0
Pete Scott RF 4 0 1 2 1 1 5 .288 .366 .406 .772 1 0
Joe Kelly LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .357 .377 .484 .861 2 0 SH
Charlie Grimm 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .281 .347 .410 .758 15 0
Howard Freigau 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .270 .330 .364 .694 0 1
Jimmy Cooney SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .256 .292 .320 .612 3 6
Mike Gonzalez C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .291 .336 .627 1 1
Percy Jones P 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .283 .327 .370 .696 0 4
Team Totals 35 2 8 2 3 4 39 .229 .289 .229 .518 26 18
SH: J Kelly (6).
TB: S Adams 3; P Jones 2; C Grimm; C Heathcote; P Scott.
RBI: P Scott 2 (31).
Team LOB: 10.

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dave Bancroft SS 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .308 .398 .379 .777 1 2
   Eddie Taylor SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .274 .371 .321 .693 2 1 SH
Jimmy Welsh RF 3 0 1 0 1 0 5 .273 .325 .367 .692 2 0 3B,SH
Les Mann CF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .305 .349 .432 .781 4 0
Andy High 3B 4 0 2 2 0 0 5 .298 .349 .388 .738 2 1 SH
Eddie Brown LF 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .336 .363 .424 .788 1 0
Eddie Moore 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .255 .317 .315 .632 3 2
Johnny Cooney 1B 2 0 1 0 1 0 4 .279 .333 .315 .649 6 3 SH
Zack Taylor C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .257 .305 .321 .626 2 1
   Oscar Siemer C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .214 .236 .229 .465 3 1
Johnny Wertz P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .267 .323 .333 .656 1 2
   Doc Gautreau PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .269 .358 .335 .693
Team Totals 30 3 10 3 6 1 40 .333 .444 .400 .844 27 13
3B: J Welsh (10).
SH: E Taylor (9); J Welsh (31); A High (16); J Cooney (8).
TB: J Welsh 3; E Brown 2; A High 2; L Mann 2; D Bancroft; E Moore; J Cooney.
RBI: A High 2 (61); E Brown (81).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
E: Z Taylor (8).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Percy Jones, L (11-6) 8.2 10 3 3 6 1 0 3.12 40 47
Team Totals 8.2 10 3 3 6 1 0 3.12 40 47

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Wertz, W (10-9) 9 8 2 1 3 4 0 3.24 39 66
Team Totals 9 8 2 1 3 4 0 1.00 39 66
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cy Rigler, 1B - Peter McLaughlin, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Boston Braves
1 Sparky Adams 2B 1 Dave Bancroft SS
2 Cliff Heathcote CF 2 Jimmy Welsh RF
3 Pete Scott RF 3 Les Mann CF
4 Joe Kelly LF 4 Andy High 3B
5 Charlie Grimm 1B 5 Eddie Brown LF
6 Howard Freigau 3B 6 Eddie Moore 2B
7 Jimmy Cooney SS 7 Johnny Cooney 1B
8 Mike Gonzalez C 8 Zack Taylor C
9 Percy Jones P 9 Johnny Wertz P

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