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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
3
9
BOS
@CLE
2
4
BOS
@CLE
3
0
 
(5)
WSH
@DET
1
9
NYY
@SLB
2
7
PIT
@BRO
17
6
CHC
@BSN
15
4
CIN
@NYG
0
8
CIN
@NYG
7
8
Sunday, July 7, 1929,
, Braves Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:13
Cubs
15
43-25
 Won 1 
2nd, ½ GB
at Braves
4
30-45
 Lost 1 
7th, 17 GB
W: Charlie Root (8-3)
L: Ed Brandt (3-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  2  0   4  2  2   1  1  3   15 19  0
Braves          0  1  0   0  3  0   0  0  0    4  8  1

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Woody English SS 6 1 2 3 0 0 6 .285 .354 .338 .692 0 6 2B
Cliff Heathcote CF 5 1 2 2 1 0 6 .275 .393 .314 .707 2 0 SB
Rogers Hornsby 2B 6 2 3 2 0 1 6 .364 .466 .647 1.113 3 1 HR,3B,2B
Riggs Stephenson LF 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .357 .445 .548 .993 3 0 2B
Kiki Cuyler RF 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .326 .416 .498 .914 0 0
Charlie Grimm 1B 3 4 2 0 2 0 5 .307 .372 .496 .869 7 0
Norm McMillan 3B 5 3 3 2 0 1 5 .279 .322 .401 .724 3 1 HR,2B
Mike Gonzalez C 4 2 3 3 1 0 5 .281 .359 .307 .666 9 0
Charlie Root P 4 1 1 1 0 1 5 .170 .204 .319 .523 0 0 SH
Team Totals 43 15 19 14 4 5 48 .442 .489 .721 1.210 27 8
2B: W English (11); R Hornsby (17); R Stephenson (20); N McMillan (11).
3B: R Hornsby (6).
HR: R Hornsby (16); N McMillan (2).
SH: C Root (4).
TB: R Hornsby 9; N McMillan 7; R Stephenson 4; M Gonzalez 3; W English 3; C Grimm 2; C Heathcote 2; C Root.
RBI: W English 3 (24); M Gonzalez 3 (12); R Hornsby 2 (62); N McMillan 2 (19); C Heathcote 2 (7); R Stephenson (50); C Root (6).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. N McMillan-R Hornsby-C Grimm.
Baserunning
SB: C Heathcote (4).

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lance Richbourg RF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .263 .323 .360 .682 1 0 2B
Freddie Maguire 2B 4 0 1 2 0 2 4 .212 .232 .296 .528 2 4
Earl Clark CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .333 .360 .423 .783 4 0
George Sisler 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .325 .364 .411 .775 9 0 2B
George Harper LF 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .287 .403 .482 .885 1 0
Les Bell 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .299 .367 .421 .788 1 1
Bob Smith SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .155 .183 .293 .476 1 5
   Al Weston PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Al Spohrer C 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .289 .344 .430 .774 5 0
   Lou Legett C 3 1 1 0 0 2 3 .250 .250 .333 .583 3 1
Ed Brandt P 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 .077 .143 .077 .220 0 2
   Percy Jones P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .200 .259 .200 .459 0 0
   Red Barron PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .190 .227 .238 .465
Team Totals 34 4 8 4 2 9 36 .235 .278 .294 .572 27 13
2B: L Richbourg (9); G Sisler (15).
TB: G Sisler 3; L Richbourg 2; G Harper 2; E Clark; L Legett; F Maguire.
RBI: F Maguire 2 (22); G Harper (40); L Richbourg (21).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Smith-F Maguire-G Sisler.
E: G Harper (6).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Charlie Root, W (8-3) 9 8 4 4 2 9 0 3.74 36 62
Team Totals 9 8 4 4 2 9 0 4.00 36 62

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ed Brandt, L (3-6) 6.1 14 11 10 2 3 1 5.83 35 4
Percy Jones 2.2 5 4 4 2 2 1 5.30 13
Team Totals 9 19 15 14 4 5 2 14.00 48 4
Balks: None.
WP: E Brandt (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ernie Quigley, 1B - Barry McCormick, 2B - (none), 3B - Dolly Stark.
Time of Game: 2:13.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

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