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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CLE
1
2
DET
@NYY
1
6
CHW
@WSH
2
9
NYG
@BRO
2
6
CIN
@CHC
1
5
PIT
@STL
2
2
 
(10)
Sunday, August 29, 1926,
, Cubs Park
Attendance: 35, Time of Game: 1:32
Reds
1
73-53
 Lost 1 
2nd, ½ GB
at Cubs
5
68-57
 Won 8 
4th, 5 GB
W: Charlie Root (16-14)
L: Carl Mays (16-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1 10  3
Cubs            0  0  0   0  0  3   1  1  X    5 14  0

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Hughie Critz 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .287 .333 .393 .726 4 6 SB
Edd Roush CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .328 .373 .488 .861 0 0 SH
Curt Walker RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .315 .375 .481 .856 1 0
Cuckoo Christensen LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .348 .415 .459 .875 0 0 2B
Wally Pipp 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .293 .354 .407 .762 8 1
Bubbles Hargrave C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .373 .425 .545 .970 7 0
   Billy Zitzmann PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .356 .256 .612
Chuck Dressen 3B 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .258 .338 .376 .715 2 2 2B
Hod Ford SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .296 .349 .327 .676 2 1
Carl Mays P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .238 .264 .333 .598 0 4
   Red Lucas P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .311 .400 .475 .875 0 1
   Roy Meeker P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Doc Prothro PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Team Totals 35 1 10 1 0 2 36 .286 .286 .343 .629 24 15
2B: C Christensen (12); C Dressen (19).
SH: E Roush (24).
TB: C Dressen 3; C Christensen 3; H Ford 2; H Critz; R Lucas; C Mays; B Hargrave.
RBI: H Ford (9).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: C Mays (4); E Roush (11); C Dressen (12).
Baserunning
SB: H Critz (5).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sparky Adams 3B 5 1 4 0 0 0 5 .309 .359 .374 .734 1 3 2·2B,SB
Cliff Heathcote RF 3 0 0 0 0 2 5 .284 .362 .454 .816 1 0 2·SH
Riggs Stephenson LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 5 .349 .418 .471 .888 1 0 2B,SH
Hack Wilson CF 5 0 2 0 0 2 5 .323 .408 .545 .953 2 0
Charlie Grimm 1B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .292 .359 .432 .791 12 1
Clyde Beck 2B 5 1 3 0 0 1 5 .233 .267 .233 .499 1 6
Jimmy Cooney SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .254 .287 .324 .610 6 1 SB
Mike Gonzalez C 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .260 .297 .356 .653 3 1
Charlie Root P 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .165 .205 .215 .420 0 4 HR
Team Totals 37 5 14 5 2 5 42 .378 .410 .541 .951 27 16
2B: S Adams 2 (30); R Stephenson (18).
HR: C Root (1).
SH: C Heathcote 2 (15); R Stephenson (10).
TB: S Adams 6; C Root 4; C Beck 3; R Stephenson 3; H Wilson 2; M Gonzalez; J Cooney.
RBI: C Root 2 (7); M Gonzalez (22); R Stephenson (40); J Cooney (41).
Team LOB: 13.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Root-S Adams-C Grimm-J Cooney.
Baserunning
SB: S Adams (22); J Cooney (8).

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Carl Mays, L (16-11) 7 11 4 4 2 4 1 3.16 36 41
Red Lucas 0.1 3 1 1 0 0 0 3.56 4
Roy Meeker 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86 2
Team Totals 8 14 5 5 2 5 1 5.62 42 41

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Charlie Root, W (16-14) 9 10 1 1 0 2 0 2.79 36 65
Team Totals 9 10 1 1 0 2 0 1.00 36 65
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Klem, 1B - Bob Hart, 2B - (none), 3B - Hank O'Day.
Time of Game: 1:32.
Attendance: 35.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         Chicago Cubs
1 Hughie Critz 2B 1 Sparky Adams 3B
2 Edd Roush CF 2 Cliff Heathcote RF
3 Curt Walker RF 3 Riggs Stephenson LF
4 Cuckoo Christensen LF 4 Hack Wilson CF
5 Wally Pipp 1B 5 Charlie Grimm 1B
6 Bubbles Hargrave C 6 Clyde Beck 2B
7 Chuck Dressen 3B 7 Jimmy Cooney SS
8 Hod Ford SS 8 Mike Gonzalez C
9 Carl Mays P 9 Charlie Root P

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