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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
5
1
BOS
@CLE
2
4
BOS
@CLE
3
4
NYY
@DET
12
1
 
(12)
NYY
@DET
10
13
WSH
@SLB
5
7
WSH
@SLB
6
4
STL
@BRO
6
1
CHC
@BSN
6
7
 
(14)
PIT
@NYG
7
5
CIN
@PHI
6
4
Thursday, July 26, 1928,
, Braves Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 3:10
Cubs
6
55-40
 Lost 2 
3rd, 5½ GB
at Braves
7
27-59
 Won 2 
7th, 29 GB
W: Bob Smith (5-10)
L: Charlie Root (9-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12  13 14    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            1  0  0   2  2  1   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0    6 18  0
Braves          3  2  0   0  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1    7 18  2

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Woody English SS 8 1 4 2 0 1 8 .296 .342 .366 .708 1 6
Freddie Maguire 2B 6 0 0 0 1 0 8 .267 .301 .366 .667 8 4 SH
Kiki Cuyler RF 8 0 0 0 0 1 8 .260 .336 .436 .771 3 0 SB
Hack Wilson CF 6 0 1 1 1 1 7 .305 .407 .613 1.019 4 0
Riggs Stephenson LF 6 1 3 0 1 0 7 .323 .389 .474 .863 5 0 3B,2B
Charlie Grimm 1B 7 1 4 1 0 0 7 .313 .367 .410 .777 15 1 2B
Gabby Hartnett C 6 2 4 1 1 0 7 .282 .386 .510 .896 1 2 3B
Clyde Beck 3B 7 1 1 0 0 2 7 .273 .367 .370 .738 3 6
Guy Bush P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .106 .125 .106 .231 0 2
   Ed Holley P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0
   Cliff Heathcote 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286 .383 .386 .768
   Percy Jones P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .262 .244 .506 0 0
   Earl Webb 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .246 .315 .415 .730 SH
   Charlie Root P 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .127 .143 .164 .306 1 0
Team Totals 60 6 18 6 4 7 66 .300 .344 .400 .744 41 21
2B: R Stephenson (22); C Grimm (15).
3B: R Stephenson (6); G Hartnett (5).
SH: F Maguire (20); E Webb (5).
TB: R Stephenson 6; G Hartnett 6; C Grimm 5; W English 4; C Root; H Wilson; C Beck.
RBI: W English 2 (17); E Webb (22); G Hartnett (35); C Grimm (33); H Wilson (74).
Team LOB: 18.
Fielding
DP: 3. C Beck-C Grimm; C Beck-F Maguire-C Grimm; W English-F Maguire-C Grimm.
Baserunning
SB: K Cuyler (16).

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lance Richbourg RF 7 2 4 1 1 0 8 .321 .385 .381 .766 3 0 2B
Earl Clark CF 5 2 1 0 1 0 7 .378 .439 .595 1.034 6 0 SH
George Sisler 1B 4 2 3 0 2 0 7 .336 .361 .420 .781 13 0 HBP
Rogers Hornsby 2B 7 0 2 2 0 0 7 .394 .501 .667 1.168 2 3 2B
Les Bell 3B 6 0 1 2 0 0 7 .277 .315 .420 .735 7 3 SH
Eddie Brown LF 6 0 2 1 1 0 7 .286 .321 .371 .692 3 0
Doc Farrell SS 5 1 3 0 1 0 7 .215 .260 .297 .558 0 5 SH
Zack Taylor C 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .273 .346 .339 .684 5 1
   Jack Smith 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .277 .325 .312 .637
   Al Spohrer C 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .179 .200 .179 .379 3 0
Virgil Barnes P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .088 .114 .088 .203 0 2
   Bob Smith P 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .234 .234 .319 .553 0 0
Team Totals 54 7 18 6 6 1 64 .333 .410 .370 .780 42 14
2B: L Richbourg (11); R Hornsby (29).
SH: E Clark (2); L Bell (10); D Farrell (10).
HBP: G Sisler (1).
TB: L Richbourg 5; D Farrell 3; R Hornsby 3; G Sisler 3; E Brown 2; A Spohrer; J Smith; L Bell; E Clark.
RBI: L Bell 2 (45); R Hornsby 2 (68); E Brown (43); L Richbourg (28).
Team LOB: 16.
Fielding
E: G Sisler (9); D Farrell (30).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Guy Bush 1.2 5 5 4 2 0 0 3.85 13 25
Ed Holley 1.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.15 5
Percy Jones 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.25 5
Charlie Root, L (9-12) 9.2 10 2 2 3 1 0 3.30 41
Team Totals 13.2 18 7 6 6 1 0 3.95 64 25

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Virgil Barnes 3 7 3 3 1 0 0 6.00 19 32
Bob Smith, W (5-10) 11 11 3 3 3 7 0 4.93 47
Team Totals 14 18 6 6 4 7 0 3.86 66 32
Balks: None.
WP: G Bush (1).
HBP: P Jones (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ernie Quigley, 1B - Cy Pfirman, 2B - (none), 3B - Dolly Stark.
Time of Game: 3:10.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Boston Braves
1 Woody English SS 1 Lance Richbourg RF
2 Freddie Maguire 2B 2 Earl Clark CF
3 Kiki Cuyler RF 3 George Sisler 1B
4 Hack Wilson CF 4 Rogers Hornsby 2B
5 Riggs Stephenson LF 5 Les Bell 3B
6 Charlie Grimm 1B 6 Eddie Brown LF
7 Gabby Hartnett C 7 Doc Farrell SS
8 Clyde Beck 3B 8 Zack Taylor C
9 Guy Bush P 9 Virgil Barnes P

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