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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
1
2
CLE
@NYY
4
3
 
(10)
SLB
@PHA
1
9
CHW
@WSH
3
2
Forfeit
with no
winner
BSN
@CHC
3
8
BRO
@CIN
2
3
 
(10)
PHI
@STL
3
4
Tuesday, September 12, 1939,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 3,455, Time of Game: 2:03
Braves
3
57-72
 Lost 2 
7th, 22 GB
at Cubs
8
73-62
 Won 1 
3rd, 9 GB
W: Bill Lee (17-13)
L: Bill Posedel (15-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  0   0  0  0   2  0  1    3  8  1
Cubs            4  0  0   0  1  1   1  1  X    8 15  1

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sibby Sisti 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .215 .259 .289 .548 1 3
Debs Garms LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .310 .364 .411 .775 2 0
Buddy Hassett 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .323 .358 .373 .730 10 2
Max West RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .282 .360 .499 .859 2 0 2B
Hank Majeski 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .284 .324 .398 .721 1 2 2B
Bama Rowell CF 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .269 .296 .423 .719 3 0
Al Lopez C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .251 .314 .367 .680 0 0
   Phil Masi C 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .250 .292 .393 .685 1 1
Rabbit Warstler SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .295 .295 .590 0 0
   Whitey Wietelmann SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .286 .286 .286 .571 3 3
Bill Posedel P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .106 .157 .121 .278 0 0
   Johnny Lanning P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .162 .162 .216 .378 1 1
   George Barnicle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Ralph Hodgin 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .161 .235 .161 .397
   Tom Earley P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429 .429 .429 .857 0 1
Team Totals 35 3 8 3 0 1 35 .229 .229 .286 .514 24 13
2B: M West (22); H Majeski (13).
TB: B Rowell 3; H Majeski 2; M West 2; S Sisti; W Wietelmann; P Masi.
RBI: H Majeski (44); P Masi (11); B Rowell (4).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: B Rowell (2).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 5 2 4 0 0 0 5 .295 .356 .395 .751 0 2 2B
Billy Herman 2B 5 2 4 1 0 0 5 .304 .377 .443 .820 4 5 2·SB
Augie Galan LF 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .291 .385 .422 .807 0 0 SB
Hank Leiber CF 4 1 1 4 1 0 5 .280 .397 .498 .895 3 0 HR
Bill Nicholson RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .291 .352 .466 .818 4 0
Rip Russell 1B 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .272 .320 .390 .710 12 1 HR
Bobby Mattick SS 3 0 3 0 1 0 4 .308 .333 .404 .737 2 3
Gus Mancuso C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .230 .290 .296 .586 1 0 2B
Bill Lee P 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .143 .179 .176 .355 1 1
Team Totals 38 8 15 7 4 0 42 .395 .452 .605 1.058 27 12
2B: S Hack (23); G Mancuso (8).
HR: H Leiber (16); R Russell (9).
TB: R Russell 5; S Hack 5; B Herman 4; H Leiber 4; B Mattick 3; G Mancuso 2.
RBI: H Leiber 4 (59); G Mancuso (13); B Herman (57); R Russell (66).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: B Nicholson (4).
Baserunning
SB: B Herman 2 (8); A Galan (5).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Posedel, L (15-11) 0 3 4 4 1 0 1 3.70 4 27
Johnny Lanning 5 7 1 1 1 0 1 3.57 22
George Barnicle 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 4.50 5
Tom Earley 2 4 2 2 1 0 0 6.23 11
Team Totals 8 15 8 8 4 0 2 9.00 42 27

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Lee, W (17-13) 9 8 3 2 0 1 0 3.57 35 62
Team Totals 9 8 3 2 0 1 0 2.00 35 62
Balks: None.
WP: G Barnicle (1); B Lee (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bick Campbell, 1B - Bill Stewart, 2B - (none), 3B - George Magerkurth.
Time of Game: 2:03.
Attendance: 3,455.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Chicago Cubs
1 Sibby Sisti 2B 1 Stan Hack 3B
2 Debs Garms LF 2 Billy Herman 2B
3 Buddy Hassett 1B 3 Augie Galan LF
4 Max West RF 4 Hank Leiber CF
5 Hank Majeski 3B 5 Bill Nicholson RF
6 Bama Rowell CF 6 Rip Russell 1B
7 Al Lopez C 7 Bobby Mattick SS
8 Rabbit Warstler SS 8 Gus Mancuso C
9 Bill Posedel P 9 Bill Lee P

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