Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > Aug 6, 1950, Cubs at Braves Box Score and Play by Play

View a short video showing advanced box score features / click orange/red text for additional info

Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
9
2
BOS
@CHW
4
3
NYY
@CLE
9
0
WSH
@DET
0
4
PHA
@SLB
3
10
CIN
@BRO
11
7
CHC
@BSN
2
5
CHC
@BSN
9
1
PIT
@NYG
0
5
PIT
@NYG
0
3
STL
@PHI
7
1
STL
@PHI
2
0
Sunday, August 6, 1950,
, Braves Field
Attendance: 14,680, Time of Game: 2:20
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cubs
9
43-55
 Won 1 
6th, 16 GB
at Braves
1
57-43
 Lost 1 
2nd, 3 GB
W: Frank Hiller (6-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  1  0   2  5  1   0  0  0    9 11  1
Braves          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  6  2

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Wayne Terwilliger 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 5 .230 .303 .355 .658 1 3 SH
Bill Serena 3B 4 1 2 0 1 1 5 .249 .350 .438 .788 1 1 2B
Bob Borkowski LF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .280 .320 .405 .725 2 0 3B
Hank Sauer 1B 4 1 1 1 1 0 5 .271 .358 .492 .850 8 0
Andy Pafko CF 5 1 1 1 0 2 5 .326 .419 .637 1.057 6 0
Roy Smalley SS 3 2 1 2 1 2 4 .245 .312 .451 .763 1 2 2B
   Emil Verban SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .121 .171 .152 .323 0 0
Hal Jeffcoat RF 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .217 .244 .325 .569 2 0 2B,2·SB
Mickey Owen C 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .210 .239 .260 .499 6 0 2B,2·SB
Frank Hiller P 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .071 .133 .071 .205 0 0
Team Totals 36 9 11 6 4 9 41 .306 .375 .472 .847 27 6
2B: B Serena (15); R Smalley (17); H Jeffcoat (7); M Owen (6).
3B: B Borkowski (3).
SH: W Terwilliger (4).
TB: H Jeffcoat 3; B Borkowski 3; B Serena 3; R Smalley 2; M Owen 2; H Sauer; W Terwilliger; A Pafko; F Hiller.
RBI: R Smalley 2 (63); A Pafko (63); M Owen (15); H Sauer (73); H Jeffcoat (6).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: F Hiller (1).
Baserunning
SB: H Jeffcoat 2 (2); M Owen 2 (2).

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Hartsfield 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .271 .319 .353 .672 0 2
Sam Jethroe CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .294 .364 .469 .833 2 0 2B
   Pete Reiser CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .211 .366 .281 .647 1 0
Earl Torgeson 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .292 .409 .484 .893 10 0
Bob Elliott 3B 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .284 .378 .502 .879 1 0
Sid Gordon LF 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .316 .429 .601 1.030 1 1 HR,2B
Walker Cooper C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .320 .378 .519 .897 5 0
   Del Crandall C 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .242 .286 .358 .643 6 0
Tommy Holmes RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .305 .384 .460 .844 0 0 2B
Buddy Kerr SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .205 .279 .280 .559 1 3
   Sibby Sisti SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .194 .324 .306 .631 0 0
Johnny Antonelli P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222 .222 .222 .444 0 2
   Ernie Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 1
   Luis Olmo PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .243 .325 .374 .699
   Normie Roy P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .267 .214 .481 0 2
   Gene Mauch PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .220 .297 .280 .577
   Bob Hall P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083 .083 .083 .167 0 0
   Willard Marshall PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .331 .362 .692
Team Totals 34 1 6 1 2 5 36 .176 .222 .353 .575 27 11
2B: S Jethroe (19); S Gordon (18); T Holmes (17).
HR: S Gordon (20).
TB: S Gordon 6; T Holmes 2; B Elliott 2; S Jethroe 2.
RBI: S Gordon (63).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: W Cooper 2 (5).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Frank Hiller, W (6-2) 9 6 1 1 2 5 1 4.36 36 74
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 2 5 1 1.00 36 74

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Antonelli, L (1-2) 4.1 7 7 6 3 4 0 6.75 23 24
Ernie Johnson 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 6.97 3
Normie Roy 2 2 1 1 1 3 0 5.32 9
Bob Hall 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.97 6
Team Totals 9 11 9 8 4 9 0 8.00 41 24
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lon Warneke, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Lee Ballanfant.
Time of Game: 2:20.
Attendance: 14,680.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Boston Braves
1 Wayne Terwilliger 2B 1 Roy Hartsfield 2B
2 Bill Serena 3B 2 Sam Jethroe CF
3 Bob Borkowski LF 3 Earl Torgeson 1B
4 Hank Sauer 1B 4 Bob Elliott 3B
5 Andy Pafko CF 5 Sid Gordon LF
6 Roy Smalley SS 6 Walker Cooper C
7 Hal Jeffcoat RF 7 Tommy Holmes RF
8 Mickey Owen C 8 Buddy Kerr SS
9 Frank Hiller P 9 Johnny Antonelli P

Retrosheet.org Boxscore:BSN195008062

The play-by-play information both shown and used to create certain data sets was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet.

In some cases, the results from play-by-play data will contradict results in the official record. The official record has many, many errors, but we have not undertaken to reconcile those errors. Pitch-by-pitch data should not be taken as completely accurate, though we believe it to be as accurate as is currently possible.

Box scores and play-by-play outputs produced by Sports Reference LLC. All Rights Reserved.