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Scores
Standings
DET
@CHW
7
8
PHA
@NYY
5
2
CLE
@SLB
2
4
CLE
@SLB
1
4
BOS
@WSH
2
1
NYG
@BSN
9
4
PIT
@CHC
8
3
STL
@CIN
2
1
Sunday, October 6, 1929,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 30,000, Time of Game: 2:12
Pirates
8
88-65
 Won 2
2nd, 10½ GB
at Cubs
3
98-54
 Lost 2
1st
W: Larry French (7-5)
L: Hank Grampp (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  6  0   0  1  0   0  0  1    8 12  0
Cubs            0  1  0   0  2  0   0  0  0    3  6  0

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stu Clarke 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 5 .264 .338 .404 .743 4 1 SH
Lloyd Waner CF 3 2 3 1 0 0 5 .353 .395 .479 .874 2 0 2·HBP
Paul Waner RF 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .336 .425 .534 .959 1 0 3B
Pie Traynor 3B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .356 .392 .472 .864 2 1
Fred Brickell LF 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .314 .352 .381 .733 4 0 2B
Ben Sankey SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .143 .143 .143 .286 2 3
Earl Sheely 1B 3 1 1 1 1 1 4 .293 .392 .392 .784 9 0
John O'Connell C 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .143 .250 .286 .536 3 0
Larry French P 3 1 0 1 1 3 4 .190 .227 .214 .442 0 3
Team Totals 35 8 12 8 3 5 41 .343 .425 .429 .854 27 8
2B: F Brickell (4).
3B: P Waner (15).
SH: S Clarke (7).
HBP: L Waner (9).
TB: P Waner 4; F Brickell 3; L Waner 3; P Traynor 2; B Sankey; E Sheely; S Clarke.
RBI: P Waner 2 (100); F Brickell (17); L Waner (74); P Traynor (108); L French (8); E Sheely (88); S Clarke (21).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Sankey-E Sheely.

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Norm McMillan 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 5 .271 .324 .392 .716 2 2 2B,HBP
Woody English SS 5 0 1 2 0 0 5 .276 .351 .339 .690 1 4
Rogers Hornsby 2B 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .380 .459 .679 1.139 0 5
Hack Wilson CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .345 .425 .618 1.044 1 1 SB
Kiki Cuyler RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .360 .438 .532 .970 4 0
Riggs Stephenson LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .362 .445 .562 1.006 2 1
Charlie Grimm 1B 2 0 0 1 2 0 4 .298 .359 .436 .795 10 0
Mike Gonzalez C 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .240 .317 .257 .575 7 0
Hank Grampp P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Sheriff Blake P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .173 .212 .198 .409 0 0
   Gabby Hartnett PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .304 .429 .609 1.037
   Hal Carlson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .268 .282 .550 0 1
   Chick Tolson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .257 .325 .330 .655
   Guy Bush P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .165 .191 .165 .356 0 0
   Clyde Beck PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .211 .282 .247 .530
Team Totals 32 3 6 3 5 3 38 .188 .316 .219 .535 27 14
2B: N McMillan (35).
HBP: N McMillan (3).
TB: N McMillan 2; R Stephenson; K Cuyler; H Wilson; W English; R Hornsby.
RBI: W English 2 (52); C Grimm (91).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. R Hornsby-W English-C Grimm; R Stephenson-W English-C Grimm.
Baserunning
SB: H Wilson (3).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Larry French, W (7-5) 9 6 3 3 5 3 0 4.90 38 61
Team Totals 9 6 3 3 5 3 0 3.00 38 61

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Grampp, L (0-1) 2 4 6 6 3 0 0 27.00 13 21
Sheriff Blake 3 4 1 1 0 1 0 4.29 13
Hal Carlson 2 1 0 0 0 3 0 5.16 7
Guy Bush 2 3 1 1 0 1 0 3.66 8
Team Totals 9 12 8 8 3 5 0 8.00 41 21
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: H Grampp (1); L French (3); S Blake (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cy Rigler, 1B - Barry McCormick, 2B - (none), 3B - George Magerkurth.
Time of Game: 2:12.
Attendance: 30,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         Chicago Cubs
1 Stu Clarke 2B 1 Norm McMillan 3B
2 Lloyd Waner CF 2 Woody English SS
3 Paul Waner RF 3 Rogers Hornsby 2B
4 Pie Traynor 3B 4 Hack Wilson CF
5 Fred Brickell LF 5 Kiki Cuyler RF
6 Ben Sankey SS 6 Riggs Stephenson LF
7 Earl Sheely 1B 7 Charlie Grimm 1B
8 John O'Connell C 8 Mike Gonzalez C
9 Larry French P 9 Hank Grampp P

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