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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
4
8
NYY
@CLE
1
7
PHA
@DET
5
6
WSH
@SLB
3
5
PIT
@BRO
9
4
CHC
@BSN
7
4
CIN
@NYG
12
3
STL
@PHI
4
1
Wednesday, May 15, 1929,
, Braves Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Cubs
7
15-8
 Won 1 
1st
at Braves
4
11-10
 Lost 1 
4th, 3 GB
W: Mike Cvengros (1-0)
L: Percy Jones (2-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            2  0  3   0  0  0   2  0  0    7 14  1
Braves          0  0  1   3  0  0   0  0  0    4  7  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Woody English SS 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .265 .328 .308 .636 4 4
Cliff Heathcote CF 4 2 2 0 0 0 5 .286 .474 .357 .831 2 0 SH
Kiki Cuyler RF 4 1 1 2 1 0 5 .365 .450 .635 1.086 2 0 HR
Rogers Hornsby 2B 2 2 1 1 2 0 5 .305 .441 .505 .946 2 2 SH
Riggs Stephenson LF 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .418 .509 .602 1.111 0 0 2B
Norm McMillan 3B 4 0 1 2 0 0 5 .444 .474 .500 .974 0 3 SH
Charlie Grimm 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .291 .348 .485 .834 10 3 SB
Mike Gonzalez C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .189 .211 .216 .427 5 0
Guy Bush P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .222 .222 .222 .444 1 3
   Mike Cvengros P 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 .667 .667 .667 1.333 1 0
Team Totals 36 7 14 7 3 1 42 .389 .436 .500 .936 27 15
2B: R Stephenson (8).
HR: K Cuyler (4).
SH: C Heathcote (2); R Hornsby (4); N McMillan (3).
TB: R Stephenson 4; K Cuyler 4; C Grimm 2; W English 2; M Cvengros 2; C Heathcote 2; N McMillan; R Hornsby.
RBI: K Cuyler 2 (18); N McMillan 2 (4); C Grimm (23); R Stephenson (24); R Hornsby (17).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. G Bush-C Grimm; R Hornsby-W English-C Grimm.
E: R Hornsby (4).
Baserunning
SB: C Grimm (1).

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lance Richbourg RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .162 .225 .216 .441 5 0
   Johnny Cooney PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .429 .500 .429 .929
Rabbit Maranville SS 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .347 .413 .458 .871 3 6
George Sisler 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .256 .289 .326 .614 10 1
George Harper LF 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .324 .451 .568 1.018 0 0
Les Bell 3B 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .231 .296 .292 .588 0 1
Earl Clark CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .283 .328 .333 .661 4 0
Freddie Maguire 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .225 .267 .296 .562 1 0
   Bernie James 2B 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .308 .400 .385 .785 2 3
Al Spohrer C 2 2 1 2 2 0 4 .317 .378 .463 .841 2 0 3B
Percy Jones P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .333 .273 .606 0 1
   Jack Smith PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .263 .333 .263 .596
   Dixie Leverett P 2 0 1 1 0 1 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 1
   Joe Dugan PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .286 .167 .452
Team Totals 33 4 7 4 5 5 38 .212 .316 .273 .589 27 13
3B: A Spohrer (1).
TB: A Spohrer 3; L Bell 2; G Sisler; L Richbourg; D Leverett; R Maranville.
RBI: A Spohrer 2 (6); R Maranville (9); D Leverett (1).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. G Sisler-B James; B James-R Maranville-G Sisler.

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Guy Bush 3.2 6 4 4 3 1 0 3.50 18 31
Mike Cvengros, W (1-0) 5.1 1 0 0 2 4 0 0.00 20
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 5 5 0 4.00 38 31

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Percy Jones, L (2-3) 3 7 5 5 1 0 1 4.50 17 24
Dixie Leverett 6 7 2 2 2 1 0 6.75 25
Team Totals 9 14 7 7 3 1 1 7.00 42 24
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Klem, 1B - George Magerkurth, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

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