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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
0
4
CLE
@BOS
6
2
CHW
@NYY
2
16
DET
@PHA
1
10
SLB
@WSH
5
1
BSN
@CHC
7
1
BSN
@CHC
3
6
NYG
@CIN
1
2
PHI
@PIT
6
2
BRO
@STL
2
5
BRO
@STL
8
2
Wednesday, July 31, 1929,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:38
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Braves
7
42-57
 Won 1 
6th, 24 GB
at Cubs
1
62-31
 Lost 1 
1st
W: Socks Seibold (9-10)
L: Charlie Root (11-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          1  0  2   0  1  0   1  2  0    7 13  1
Cubs            0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    1  7  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lance Richbourg RF 5 4 3 0 0 0 5 .292 .347 .413 .761 5 0 3·3B
Rabbit Maranville SS 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .310 .367 .409 .776 2 5 2·2B
George Sisler 1B 3 0 1 3 0 0 5 .332 .369 .441 .810 8 0 2·SH
Les Bell 3B 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .295 .360 .410 .771 0 1
George Harper LF 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 .291 .392 .454 .846 6 0
Jimmy Welsh CF 4 1 1 1 0 0 5 .268 .337 .410 .747 1 0 HR,SH
Freddie Maguire 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .228 .254 .315 .569 3 3
Al Spohrer C 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .287 .347 .421 .769 2 0 SH
Socks Seibold P 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .327 .373 .364 .737 0 2 2B
Team Totals 36 7 13 7 2 2 42 .361 .395 .694 1.089 27 11
2B: R Maranville 2 (18); S Seibold (2).
3B: L Richbourg 3 (12).
HR: J Welsh (4).
SH: G Sisler 2 (16); J Welsh (11); A Spohrer (7).
TB: L Richbourg 9; R Maranville 4; J Welsh 4; G Harper 2; S Seibold 2; F Maguire 2; G Sisler; L Bell.
RBI: G Sisler 3 (58); J Welsh (17); R Maranville (39); S Seibold (9); G Harper (50).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Seibold-R Maranville-G Sisler.
E: G Sisler (20).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Woody English SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 .281 .354 .344 .697 0 4 SH
Cliff Heathcote RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .338 .415 .455 .870 3 0
Rogers Hornsby 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .361 .445 .639 1.083 1 6
Hack Wilson CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .348 .437 .667 1.104 2 0 3B,2B
Riggs Stephenson LF 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .345 .432 .552 .984 2 0 2B
Charlie Grimm 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .301 .358 .459 .817 16 0
Norm McMillan 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .292 .338 .424 .762 0 4
Zack Taylor C 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .267 .333 .366 .700 3 1 2B
Charlie Root P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .210 .246 .403 .649 0 1
   Kiki Cuyler PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .334 .422 .493 .916
   Hal Carlson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .294 .313 .607 0 1
   Gabby Hartnett PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .417 .462 .917 1.378
Team Totals 33 1 7 0 3 2 37 .212 .278 .364 .641 27 17
2B: H Wilson (19); R Stephenson (24); Z Taylor (13).
3B: H Wilson (3).
SH: W English (11).
TB: H Wilson 5; R Stephenson 3; Z Taylor 2; C Grimm; C Heathcote.
Team LOB: 9.

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Socks Seibold, W (9-10) 9 7 1 1 3 2 0 3.79 37 68
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 3 2 0 1.00 37 68

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Charlie Root, L (11-4) 7 9 5 5 2 2 0 3.59 32 39
Hal Carlson 2 4 2 2 0 0 1 5.89 10
Team Totals 9 13 7 7 2 2 1 7.00 42 39
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Magerkurth, 1B - Beans Reardon, 2B - (none), 3B - Ernie Quigley.
Time of Game: 2:38.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

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