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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
3
4
BOS
@CHW
3
4
 
(10)
NYY
@CLE
6
5
NYY
@CLE
1
5
WSH
@DET
1
0
PHA
@SLB
7
3
PHA
@SLB
8
1
CIN
@BRO
6
5
CHC
@BSN
5
8
CHC
@BSN
4
12
PIT
@NYG
1
2
STL
@PHI
18
3
STL
@PHI
4
1
Sunday, May 23, 1948,
, Braves Field
Attendance: 31,693, Time of Game: 2:23
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cubs
4
11-17
 Lost 3 
6th, 8½ GB
at Braves
12
16-13
 Won 2 
3rd, 4 GB
W: Vern Bickford (2-0)
L: Dutch McCall (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            1  0  0   0  0  0   2  1  0    4 11  0
Braves          0  1  8   0  0  0   1  2  X   12 15  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Hank Schenz 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .296 .347 .365 .712 4 2
Eddie Waitkus 1B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .348 .405 .548 .953 5 0
Peanuts Lowrey CF 5 1 3 1 0 1 5 .486 .571 .600 1.171 5 1 2B
Andy Pafko 3B 4 0 1 1 1 0 5 .240 .321 .520 .841 0 0 2B
Bill Nicholson RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .287 .432 .457 .890 3 1
Bob Scheffing C 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .370 .382 .574 .956 4 1 HR
   Rube Walker C 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300 .364 .300 .664 0 0 HBP
Clarence Maddern LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .260 .288 .420 .708 1 0
Roy Smalley SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .144 .181 .233 .414 1 2
   Phil Cavarretta 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .184 .184 .289 .474
   Dick Culler SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .500 .600 1.100 1 0
   Jeff Cross SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Dutch McCall P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .250 0 2
   Hank Borowy P 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .385 .385 .538 .923 0 2 2B
Team Totals 38 4 11 4 1 2 40 .289 .325 .447 .772 24 11
2B: P Lowrey (4); A Pafko (4); H Borowy (2).
HR: B Scheffing (3).
HBP: R Walker (1).
TB: P Lowrey 4; B Scheffing 4; H Borowy 2; A Pafko 2; B Nicholson 2; C Maddern; H Schenz; E Waitkus.
RBI: P Lowrey (8); B Scheffing (11); B Nicholson (11); A Pafko (14).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Lowrey-B Scheffing-H Schenz-R Smalley.

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Tommy Holmes RF 6 1 3 1 0 0 6 .408 .477 .671 1.148 2 0
Eddie Stanky 2B 2 1 1 1 2 0 4 .296 .419 .352 .771 2 1
   Connie Ryan 2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .167 .286 .167 .452 1 0
Jim Russell CF 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .202 .304 .321 .625 3 0 GDP
Bob Elliott 3B 2 1 1 0 3 0 5 .298 .421 .447 .868 3 1
Clint Conatser LF 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 .143 .280 .286 .566 1 0
   Jeff Heath LF 2 0 1 1 1 0 3 .329 .430 .630 1.060 0 0
Frank McCormick 1B 5 2 3 2 0 0 5 .259 .259 .259 .519 9 0
Al Dark SS 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .240 .284 .292 .576 2 2 2B
Phil Masi C 5 2 3 4 0 0 5 .190 .271 .206 .478 4 0
Vern Bickford P 2 2 1 2 1 0 5 .200 .333 .400 .733 0 3 2B,2·SH
Team Totals 35 12 15 11 10 2 47 .429 .556 .486 1.041 27 7
2B: A Dark (5); V Bickford (1).
SH: V Bickford 2 (3).
TB: F McCormick 3; P Masi 3; T Holmes 3; A Dark 2; V Bickford 2; C Ryan; J Heath; B Elliott; E Stanky.
GIDP: J Russell (2).
RBI: P Masi 4 (6); V Bickford 2 (2); F McCormick 2 (4); E Stanky (9); J Heath (14); T Holmes (11).
Team LOB: 11.

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dutch McCall, L (1-2) 2.1 7 7 7 5 2 0 7.27 19 12
Hank Borowy 5.2 8 5 5 5 0 0 5.83 28
Team Totals 8 15 12 12 10 2 0 13.50 47 12

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vern Bickford, W (2-0) 9 11 4 4 1 2 1 2.13 40 50
Team Totals 9 11 4 4 1 2 1 4.00 40 50
Balks: None.
WP: D McCall (1); H Borowy 2 (2).
HBP: V Bickford (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jocko Conlan, 1B - Beans Reardon, 2B - (none), 3B - Larry Goetz.
Time of Game: 2:23.
Attendance: 31,693.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Boston Braves
1 Hank Schenz 2B 1 Tommy Holmes RF
2 Eddie Waitkus 1B 2 Eddie Stanky 2B
3 Peanuts Lowrey CF 3 Jim Russell CF
4 Andy Pafko 3B 4 Bob Elliott 3B
5 Bill Nicholson RF 5 Clint Conatser LF
6 Bob Scheffing C 6 Frank McCormick 1B
7 Clarence Maddern LF 7 Al Dark SS
8 Roy Smalley SS 8 Phil Masi C
9 Dutch McCall P 9 Vern Bickford P

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