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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
6
3
WSH
@CLE
12
0
NYY
@DET
9
2
PHA
@SLB
4
11
PIT
@BRO
1
2
CHC
@BSN
4
3
 
(22)
CIN
@NYG
0
2
STL
@PHI
3
4
Tuesday, May 17, 1927,
, Braves Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 4:13
Cubs
4
14-11
 Won 2 
3rd, 3½ GB
at Braves
3
9-14
 Lost 5 
7th, 7½ GB
W: Bob Osborn (1-1)
L: Bob Smith (1-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12  13 14 15  16 17 18  19 20 21  22    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  2   0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   1    4 20  1
Braves          0  0  0   0  0  1   2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0    3 15  2

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sparky Adams 2B 6 0 3 0 1 0 10 .311 .377 .320 .698 7 4 3·SH
Jimmy Cooney SS 7 2 3 0 2 0 10 .233 .270 .233 .503 6 7 SH
Earl Webb RF 6 0 0 0 2 1 10 .286 .402 .597 1.000 6 0 2·SH
Hack Wilson CF 8 1 4 2 1 1 10 .330 .367 .583 .949 11 0 2B,SH
Riggs Stephenson LF 8 0 2 0 1 0 10 .278 .346 .433 .779 6 1 2B,SH
Charlie Grimm 1B 9 0 3 1 0 0 10 .274 .317 .368 .685 21 5 SH
Gabby Hartnett C 10 0 1 0 0 1 10 .195 .271 .416 .686 3 1
Clyde Beck 3B 9 0 1 0 1 1 10 .154 .214 .154 .368 4 3
Sheriff Blake P 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .235 .278 .235 .513 0 3
   Jim Brillheart P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1.000 0 0
   Pete Scott PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158 .304 .158 .462
   Bob Osborn P 5 0 2 0 0 1 5 .200 .200 .200 .400 2 3
Team Totals 71 4 20 3 9 5 89 .282 .354 .310 .664 66 27
2B: H Wilson (6); R Stephenson (5).
SH: S Adams 3 (9); J Cooney (6); E Webb 2 (4); H Wilson (5); R Stephenson (2); C Grimm (6).
TB: H Wilson 5; C Grimm 3; S Adams 3; J Cooney 3; R Stephenson 3; B Osborn 2; S Blake; G Hartnett; C Beck.
RBI: H Wilson 2 (27); C Grimm (16).
Team LOB: 19.
Fielding
DP: 3. S Adams-J Cooney-C Grimm; R Stephenson-C Grimm; S Blake-S Adams-C Grimm.
E: C Grimm (2).

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lance Richbourg RF 10 0 3 0 0 1 10 .309 .329 .309 .637 4 0
Dave Bancroft SS 9 0 2 1 0 0 9 .268 .336 .340 .677 7 7
Jack Smith CF 7 0 0 0 2 0 9 .259 .365 .370 .735 7 1
Andy High 3B 7 1 1 0 2 0 9 .352 .422 .473 .894 1 2
Dick Burrus 1B 9 0 3 0 0 1 9 .338 .411 .431 .842 22 5
Eddie Brown LF 9 1 3 0 0 0 9 .287 .330 .362 .692 5 0
Eddie Moore 2B 8 0 0 0 0 0 9 .259 .344 .341 .685 11 10 SH
Shanty Hogan C 9 0 2 2 0 0 9 .158 .158 .211 .368 6 4 2B
Bob Smith P 8 1 1 0 0 0 8 .190 .190 .190 .381 3 8
   Jack Fournier PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .324 .410 .500 .910
Team Totals 77 3 15 3 4 2 82 .195 .235 .208 .442 66 37
2B: S Hogan (1).
SH: E Moore (6).
TB: E Brown 3; S Hogan 3; L Richbourg 3; D Burrus 3; D Bancroft 2; B Smith; A High.
RBI: S Hogan 2 (2); D Bancroft (8).
Team LOB: 13.
Fielding
DP: 4. E Moore-D Burrus; D Burrus-D Bancroft-E Moore; B Smith-D Bancroft-D Burrus; A High-D Bancroft-D Burrus.
E: D Bancroft (8); D Burrus (4).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Sheriff Blake 7.1 9 3 3 2 1 0 2.77 30 47
Jim Brillheart 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 2
Bob Osborn, W (1-1) 14 6 0 0 2 1 0 2.45 50
Team Totals 22 15 3 3 4 2 0 1.23 82 47

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Smith, L (1-3) 22 20 4 3 9 5 0 2.51 89 94
Team Totals 22 20 4 3 9 5 0 1.23 89 94
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Barry McCormick, 1B - Beans Reardon, 2B - (none), 3B - Hank O'Day.
Time of Game: 4:13.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Boston Braves
1 Sparky Adams 2B 1 Lance Richbourg RF
2 Jimmy Cooney SS 2 Dave Bancroft SS
3 Earl Webb RF 3 Jack Smith CF
4 Hack Wilson CF 4 Andy High 3B
5 Riggs Stephenson LF 5 Dick Burrus 1B
6 Charlie Grimm 1B 6 Eddie Brown LF
7 Gabby Hartnett C 7 Eddie Moore 2B
8 Clyde Beck 3B 8 Shanty Hogan C
9 Sheriff Blake P 9 Bob Smith P

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