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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CLE
16
6
CHW
@DET
6
7
PHA
@NYY
3
5
NYG
@BSN
11
6
NYG
@BSN
7
6
PIT
@CHC
3
9
BRO
@PHI
7
2
BRO
@PHI
3
4
CIN
@STL
3
6
Tuesday, September 11, 1928,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:39
Pirates
3
76-62
 Lost 1 
4th, 7 GB
at Cubs
9
81-58
 Won 1 
2nd, 2½ GB
W: Pat Malone (16-13)
L: Carmen Hill (14-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  0  3   0  0  0   0  0  0    3  8  0
Cubs            4  0  4   0  1  0   0  0  X    9 11  1

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sparky Adams 2B 2 1 1 0 2 0 4 .282 .360 .331 .691 3 2
Lloyd Waner CF 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .334 .376 .434 .810 2 0 SH
Paul Waner RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .383 .453 .566 1.020 4 1
Pie Traynor 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .338 .372 .462 .835 0 1 SH
George Grantham 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .333 .416 .505 .921 7 0
Adam Comorosky LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .297 .348 .406 .754 4 0
Glenn Wright SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .310 .338 .450 .788 1 2
Rollie Hemsley C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .257 .278 .324 .602 3 0
Carmen Hill P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .238 .269 .507 0 0
   Joe Dawson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .357 .410 .767 0 0
   Fred Brickell PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .319 .376 .427 .803
   Erv Brame P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .286 .263 .549 0 0
   Walt Tauscher P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143 .143 .143 .286 0 0
   Dick Bartell PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .303 .374 .382 .756
   Homer Blankenship P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Charlie Hargreaves PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273 .316 .316 .633
Team Totals 31 3 8 2 3 3 36 .258 .324 .258 .582 24 6
SH: L Waner (16); P Traynor (41).
TB: P Waner 2; L Waner; G Wright; P Traynor; A Comorosky; R Hemsley; S Adams.
RBI: L Waner (56); P Waner (85).
Team LOB: 6.

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Woody English SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .293 .336 .361 .697 2 4
Freddie Maguire 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .274 .305 .347 .653 2 2 SH
Kiki Cuyler RF 4 1 1 1 1 0 5 .280 .353 .466 .819 3 0
Hack Wilson CF 3 2 2 0 1 1 4 .300 .398 .585 .983 4 0
Riggs Stephenson LF 3 2 2 2 1 0 4 .325 .405 .485 .890 5 1 2B
Charlie Grimm 1B 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .282 .335 .373 .708 5 0
Gabby Hartnett C 2 2 1 1 1 0 4 .300 .400 .516 .916 4 1 2B,SH
Clyde Beck 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .258 .345 .337 .682 1 1
Pat Malone P 4 0 2 4 0 0 4 .186 .222 .256 .478 1 2 2B
Team Totals 32 9 11 9 5 3 39 .344 .432 .438 .870 27 11
2B: R Stephenson (33); G Hartnett (23); P Malone (3).
SH: F Maguire (31); G Hartnett (7).
TB: P Malone 3; R Stephenson 3; C Grimm 2; H Wilson 2; G Hartnett 2; K Cuyler; W English.
RBI: P Malone 4 (10); R Stephenson 2 (82); K Cuyler (69); G Hartnett (50); C Grimm (53).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: R Stephenson (4).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Carmen Hill, L (14-10) 0.1 5 4 4 0 0 0 3.72 6 25
Joe Dawson 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.51 5
Erv Brame 0.1 2 3 3 1 0 0 5.00 4
Walt Tauscher 3.2 3 2 2 3 2 0 4.91 16
Homer Blankenship 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.50 8
Team Totals 8 11 9 9 5 3 0 10.12 39 25

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Pat Malone, W (16-13) 9 8 3 2 3 3 0 2.71 36 61
Team Totals 9 8 3 2 3 3 0 2.00 36 61
Balks: None.
WP: P Malone (10).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ernie Quigley, 1B - Bill Klem, 2B - (none), 3B - Lou Jorda.
Time of Game: 1:39.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         Chicago Cubs
1 Sparky Adams 2B 1 Woody English SS
2 Lloyd Waner CF 2 Freddie Maguire 2B
3 Paul Waner RF 3 Kiki Cuyler RF
4 Pie Traynor 3B 4 Hack Wilson CF
5 George Grantham 1B 5 Riggs Stephenson LF
6 Adam Comorosky LF 6 Charlie Grimm 1B
7 Glenn Wright SS 7 Gabby Hartnett C
8 Rollie Hemsley C 8 Clyde Beck 3B
9 Carmen Hill P 9 Pat Malone P

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