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Scores
Standings
CHW
@BOS
7
5
DET
@NYY
7
10
 
(11)
CLE
@PHA
3
6
CLE
@PHA
2
3
SLB
@WSH
1
7
BSN
@CHC
1
6
NYG
@CIN
5
0
NYG
@CIN
7
3
BRO
@PIT
2
5
BRO
@PIT
2
3
 
(14)
PHI
@STL
1
3
Saturday, July 25, 1931,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Braves
1
44-45
 Lost 2 
5th, 13½ GB
at Cubs
6
50-41
 Won 2 
2nd, 8½ GB
W: Bob Smith (9-8)
L: Socks Seibold (8-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    1  6  2
Cubs            2  0  0   0  0  0   4  0  X    6  8  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Rabbit Maranville SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .275 .344 .336 .680 -0.019 0.93 0.059 -0.078 0.1 2 3 2B
Billy Urbanski 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .209 .243 .224 .467 -0.076 0.84 0.013 -0.089 -0.4 0 4
Wally Berger CF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .320 .372 .523 .895 0.034 0.96 0.094 -0.060 0.7 5 0 2B
Red Worthington LF 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .316 .370 .474 .844 -0.012 1.08 0.031 -0.043 -0.3 0 0
Earl Sheely 1B 3 0 0 1 1 1 4 .291 .340 .337 .677 -0.029 1.28 0.043 -0.073 -1.3 11 0 GDP
Lance Richbourg RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .227 .313 .295 .609 -0.070 1.07 0.028 -0.098 -0.7 3 0 SB
Bill Cronin C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .212 .272 .306 .578 -0.101 1.27 0.000 -0.101 -0.7 2 1
   Johnny Neun PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .276 .323 .345 .667 -0.002 0.07 0.000 -0.002 -0.2
Freddie Maguire 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .209 .252 .255 .507 -0.073 0.73 0.001 -0.074 -0.4 1 2
Socks Seibold P 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .133 .152 .133 .286 -0.023 0.90 0.025 -0.048 -0.3 0 0
   Hal Haid P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Randy Moore PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .252 .315 .366 .681 -0.001 0.05 0.000 -0.001 -0.2
Team Totals 32 1 6 1 4 4 36 .188 .278 .250 .528 -0.372 0.95 0.294 -0.667 -3.6 24 10
2B: R Maranville (15, off B Smith); W Berger (26, off B Smith).
TB: W Berger 2; R Maranville 2; B Urbanski; S Seibold; L Richbourg; F Maguire.
GIDP: E Sheely ().
RBI: E Sheely (49).
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 0 for 9.
Fielding
E: E Sheely (8); B Cronin (9).
Baserunning
SB: L Richbourg (6, 2nd base off B Smith/R Hemsley).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Billy Jurges 2B 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .201 .265 .293 .558 0.034 0.90 0.095 -0.061 0.8 1 0 3B
Woody English SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .325 .392 .399 .791 0.007 0.57 0.039 -0.032 0.6 2 6
Kiki Cuyler CF 2 1 1 0 1 0 4 .325 .400 .469 .869 -0.001 0.51 0.021 -0.022 0.5 4 0 SH
Vince Barton RF 3 1 0 1 1 0 4 .154 .241 .231 .472 -0.021 0.68 0.025 -0.046 -0.3 3 0
Riggs Stephenson LF 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .317 .402 .413 .815 0.176 0.80 0.194 -0.018 1.6 3 0 2B
Les Bell 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .256 .294 .364 .658 -0.074 0.67 0.000 -0.074 -1.2 0 2
Footsie Blair 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .275 .313 .473 .785 0.031 0.56 0.053 -0.022 0.4 9 1
Rollie Hemsley C 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .284 .339 .420 .759 0.042 0.69 0.081 -0.039 0.5 4 0 2B
Bob Smith P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .196 .211 .214 .425 -0.068 0.73 0.000 -0.068 -1.0 1 1
Team Totals 32 6 8 6 2 2 35 .250 .294 .375 .669 0.126 0.68 0.508 -0.382 1.9 27 10
2B: R Stephenson (14, off S Seibold); R Hemsley (14, off S Seibold).
3B: B Jurges (4, off S Seibold).
SH: K Cuyler (13, off S Seibold).
TB: B Jurges 3; R Hemsley 2; W English 2; F Blair 2; R Stephenson 2; K Cuyler.
RBI: B Jurges 2 (22); R Stephenson 2 (54); W English (34); V Barton (2).
2-out RBI: R Stephenson 2.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 3 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. W English-F Blair.

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Socks Seibold, L (8-10) 6.1 7 6 6 2 0 0 4.10 29 33 -0.115 0.80 -1.9
Hal Haid 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.68 6 1 1 -0.010 0.10 0.1
Team Totals 8 8 6 6 2 2 0 6.75 35 33 1 1 -0.125 0.68 -1.9

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Smith, W (9-8) 9 6 1 1 4 4 0 3.46 36 71 0.375 0.95 3.6
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 4 4 0 1.00 36 71 0.375 0.95 3.6
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cy Rigler, 1B - Cy Pfirman, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 2 12- RR CHC R. Stephenson S. Seibold 18% 72% Double (LF-CF); Cuyler Scores; Barton Scores; Stephenson to 3B/Adv on E2
b7 2-1 1 -23 RR CHC B. Jurges S. Seibold 9% 96% Triple (CF-RF); Blair Scores; Hemsley Scores
b7 2-1 0 1-- CHC R. Hemsley S. Seibold 8% 90% Double; Blair to 3B
t6 1-2 2 12- O BSN L. Richbourg B. Smith 7% 74% Lineout: RF
t4 0-2 0 --- BSN W. Berger B. Smith -7% 66% Double (LF-CF)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Braves Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Bob Smith facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- BSN R. Maranville B. Smith -6% 44% Double (CF-RF)
t1 0-0 0 -2- O BSN B. Urbanski B. Smith 4% 48% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 1 -2- O BSN W. Berger B. Smith 3% 52% Foul Flyball: 1B
t1 0-0 2 -2- BSN R. Worthington B. Smith -1% 51% Walk
t1 0-0 2 12- O BSN E. Sheely B. Smith 4% 55% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 0, Cubs 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Braves' Socks Seibold facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CHC B. Jurges S. Seibold -2% 53% Flyball: RF
b1 0-0 1 --- O CHC W. English S. Seibold -2% 51% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 2 --- CHC K. Cuyler S. Seibold 1% 52% Walk
b1 0-0 2 1-- CHC V. Barton S. Seibold 2% 54% Walk; Cuyler to 2B
b1 0-0 2 12- RR CHC R. Stephenson S. Seibold 18% 72% Double (LF-CF); Cuyler Scores; Barton Scores; Stephenson to 3B/Adv on E2
b1 2-0 2 --3 O CHC L. Bell S. Seibold -3% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Cubs 2.
Top of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-2, Cubs' Bob Smith facing 6-7-8
t2 0-2 0 --- O BSN L. Richbourg B. Smith 2% 72% Groundout: 1B-P
t2 0-2 1 --- O BSN B. Cronin B. Smith 2% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-2 2 --- O BSN F. Maguire B. Smith 1% 75% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-0, Braves' Socks Seibold facing 7-8-9
b2 2-0 0 --- CHC F. Blair S. Seibold 2% 77% Single to CF
b2 2-0 0 1-- O CHC R. Hemsley S. Seibold -2% 75% Flyball: RF
b2 2-0 1 1-- O CHC B. Smith S. Seibold -2% 73% Popfly: SS
b2 2-0 2 1-- O CHC B. Jurges S. Seibold -2% 71% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 0, Cubs 2.
Top of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Behind 0-2, Cubs' Bob Smith facing 9-1-2
t3 0-2 0 --- O BSN S. Seibold B. Smith 3% 74% Foul Flyball: RF
t3 0-2 1 --- O BSN R. Maranville B. Smith 2% 75% Flyball: RF
t3 0-2 2 --- O BSN B. Urbanski B. Smith 1% 76% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-0, Braves' Socks Seibold facing 2-3-4
b3 2-0 0 --- CHC W. English S. Seibold 2% 79% Single
b3 2-0 0 1-- O CHC K. Cuyler S. Seibold -1% 78% Bunt Groundout: C-1B/Sacrifice; English to 2B
b3 2-0 1 -2- O CHC V. Barton S. Seibold -2% 75% Popfly: 1B
b3 2-0 2 -2- CHC R. Stephenson S. Seibold 1% 76% Reached on E3 (catch) (Ground Ball to SS); English to 3B
b3 2-0 2 1-3 O CHC L. Bell S. Seibold -4% 73% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Braves 0, Cubs 2.
Top of the 4th, Braves Batting, Behind 0-2, Cubs' Bob Smith facing 3-4-5
t4 0-2 0 --- BSN W. Berger B. Smith -7% 66% Double (LF-CF)
t4 0-2 0 -2- O BSN R. Worthington B. Smith 2% 68% Flyball: CF; Berger to 3B
t4 0-2 1 --3 RO BSN E. Sheely B. Smith -1% 67% Flyball: CF; Berger Scores
t4 1-2 2 --- BSN L. Richbourg B. Smith -2% 66% Single to CF
t4 1-2 2 1-- BSN B. Cronin B. Smith -1% 64% Richbourg Steals 2B
t4 1-2 2 -2- O BSN B. Cronin B. Smith 4% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-1, Braves' Socks Seibold facing 7-8-9
b4 2-1 0 --- O CHC F. Blair S. Seibold -2% 66% Popfly: 2B
b4 2-1 1 --- O CHC R. Hemsley S. Seibold -2% 65% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 2-1 2 --- O CHC B. Smith S. Seibold -1% 64% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 2.
Top of the 5th, Braves Batting, Behind 1-2, Cubs' Bob Smith facing 8-9-1
t5 1-2 0 --- O BSN F. Maguire B. Smith 3% 67% Lineout: LF
t5 1-2 1 --- O BSN S. Seibold B. Smith 2% 69% Flyball: LF
t5 1-2 2 --- O BSN R. Maranville B. Smith 1% 71% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-1, Braves' Socks Seibold facing 1-2-3
b5 2-1 0 --- O CHC B. Jurges S. Seibold -2% 69% Popfly: SS
b5 2-1 1 --- O CHC W. English S. Seibold -2% 67% Flyball: CF
b5 2-1 2 --- O CHC K. Cuyler S. Seibold -1% 66% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 2.
Top of the 6th, Braves Batting, Behind 1-2, Cubs' Bob Smith facing 2-3-4
t6 1-2 0 --- O BSN B. Urbanski B. Smith 4% 70% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 1-2 1 --- O BSN W. Berger B. Smith 3% 72% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 1-2 2 --- BSN R. Worthington B. Smith -2% 70% Walk
t6 1-2 2 1-- BSN E. Sheely B. Smith -3% 67% Walk; Worthington to 2B
t6 1-2 2 12- O BSN L. Richbourg B. Smith 7% 74% Lineout: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-1, Braves' Socks Seibold facing 4-5-6
b6 2-1 0 --- O CHC V. Barton S. Seibold -2% 72% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b6 2-1 1 --- O CHC R. Stephenson S. Seibold -2% 70% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 2-1 2 --- O CHC L. Bell S. Seibold -1% 69% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 2.
Top of the 7th, Braves Batting, Behind 1-2, Cubs' Bob Smith facing 7-8-9
t7 1-2 0 --- O BSN B. Cronin B. Smith 4% 74% Flyball: CF
t7 1-2 1 --- O BSN F. Maguire B. Smith 3% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 1-2 2 --- BSN S. Seibold B. Smith -2% 74% Single (LF-CF)
t7 1-2 2 1-- O BSN R. Maranville B. Smith 5% 79% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-1, Braves' Socks Seibold facing 7-8-9
b7 2-1 0 --- CHC F. Blair S. Seibold 3% 82% Single to RF
b7 2-1 0 1-- CHC R. Hemsley S. Seibold 8% 90% Double; Blair to 3B
b7 2-1 0 -23 O CHC B. Smith S. Seibold -4% 86% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 2-1 1 -23 RR CHC B. Jurges S. Seibold 9% 96% Triple (CF-RF); Blair Scores; Hemsley Scores
b7 4-1 1 --3 R CHC W. English S. Seibold 1% 97% Single (LF-CF); Jurges Scores
Hal Haid replaces Socks Seibold pitching and batting 9th
b7 5-1 1 1-- CHC K. Cuyler H. Haid 1% 98% Single to RF; English to 3B
b7 5-1 1 1-3 RO CHC V. Barton H. Haid 1% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B; English Scores; Cuyler to 2B
b7 6-1 2 -2- O CHC R. Stephenson H. Haid -0% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 6.
Top of the 8th, Braves Batting, Behind 1-6, Cubs' Bob Smith facing 2-3-4
t8 1-6 0 --- BSN B. Urbanski B. Smith -1% 97% Single to LF
t8 1-6 0 1-- BSN W. Berger B. Smith -3% 94% Walk; Urbanski to 2B
t8 1-6 0 12- O BSN R. Worthington B. Smith 2% 96% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B; Urbanski to 3B
t8 1-6 1 1-3 OO BSN E. Sheely B. Smith 3% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 6-1, Braves' Hal Haid facing 6-7-8
b8 6-1 0 --- O CHC L. Bell H. Haid -0% 99% Strikeout
b8 6-1 1 --- O CHC F. Blair H. Haid -0% 99% Lineout: CF
b8 6-1 2 --- O CHC R. Hemsley H. Haid -0% 99% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 6.
Top of the 9th, Braves Batting, Behind 1-6, Cubs' Bob Smith facing 6-7-8
t9 1-6 0 --- O BSN L. Richbourg B. Smith 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
Johnny Neun pinch hits for Bill Cronin (C) batting 7th
t9 1-6 1 --- O BSN J. Neun B. Smith 0% 100% Strikeout
t9 1-6 2 --- BSN F. Maguire B. Smith -0% 100% Single to CF
Randy Moore pinch hits for Hal Haid (P) batting 9th
t9 1-6 2 1-- O BSN R. Moore B. Smith 0% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Cubs 6.

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