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Scores
Standings
CLE
@NYY
3
4
SLB
@PHA
8
7
 
(10)
SLB
@PHA
4
2
CHW
@WSH
4
3
 
(11)
BSN
@CHC
1
7
BSN
@CHC
8
15
BRO
@CIN
9
1
BRO
@CIN
2
6
PHI
@PIT
6
1
PHI
@PIT
5
11
 
(8)
NYG
@STL
11
9
 
(11)
NYG
@STL
7
4
Sunday, June 9, 1940,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:53
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Braves
1
12-26
 Lost 6 
8th, 16 GB
at Cubs
7
25-22
 Won 6 
4th, 6½ GB
W: Larry French (7-4)
L: Bill Posedel (3-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  6  0
Cubs            0  1  5   0  1  0   0  0  X    7 14  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 .162 .205 .189 .394 1 4
Gene Moore RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .260 .302 .360 .662 3 2 SH,GDP
Eddie Miller SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .292 .345 .453 .797 7 4 GDP
Max West CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .231 .325 .315 .640 2 0
Chet Ross LF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .322 .386 .552 .939 0 1
Tony Cuccinello 3B 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .270 .321 .344 .665 0 1 2B
   Whitey Wietelmann 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .333 .200 .533 0 0
Al Lopez C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .283 .314 .372 .685 3 0 GDP
   Phil Masi C 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .217 .280 .261 .541 1 0
Buddy Hassett 1B 2 0 0 0 1 2 3 .239 .286 .319 .605 6 0
Bill Posedel P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .120 .185 .200 .385 1 1
   Joe Callahan P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 3
   Stan Andrews 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .364 .364 .364 .727
   Al Javery P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 30 1 6 1 2 4 33 .200 .250 .233 .483 24 16
2B: T Cuccinello (9).
SH: G Moore (1).
TB: T Cuccinello 3; S Sisti; S Andrews; G Moore; C Ross.
GIDP: A Lopez (3); E Miller (5); G Moore (2).
RBI: P Masi (3).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Ross-T Cuccinello-S Sisti-T Cuccinello-S Sisti-E Miller; J Callahan-E Miller-B Hassett.

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .276 .352 .380 .732 2 6
Phil Cavarretta 1B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .286 .425 .429 .854 10 0 2B
Jim Gleeson CF 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .343 .400 .562 .962 2 0
Bill Nicholson RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .325 .409 .567 .975 1 0 GDP
Billy Herman 2B 3 1 2 0 0 0 4 .320 .393 .451 .844 6 5 SH
Dom Dallessandro LF 3 2 2 0 1 0 4 .247 .389 .342 .731 0 0
Bob Collins C 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .370 .500 .519 1.019 5 0
Bobby Mattick SS 4 1 1 3 0 1 4 .230 .265 .291 .555 1 4 2B
Larry French P 2 0 1 1 1 0 3 .267 .290 .367 .657 0 0
Team Totals 31 7 14 7 3 4 35 .452 .500 .516 1.016 27 15
2B: P Cavarretta (7); B Mattick (9).
SH: B Herman (6).
TB: B Mattick 2; B Collins 2; S Hack 2; J Gleeson 2; B Herman 2; D Dallessandro 2; P Cavarretta 2; B Nicholson; L French.
GIDP: B Nicholson (2).
RBI: B Mattick 3 (17); L French (2); J Gleeson (14); S Hack (6); B Collins (7).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 3. B Mattick-B Herman-P Cavarretta 2; S Hack-B Herman-B Collins.
E: S Hack (2).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Posedel, L (3-5) 3 8 6 6 3 3 0 4.63 19 19
Joe Callahan 4 6 1 1 0 1 0 9.24 13
Al Javery 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.74 3
Team Totals 8 14 7 7 3 4 0 7.88 35 19

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Larry French, W (7-4) 9 6 1 1 2 4 0 2.94 33 73
Team Totals 9 6 1 1 2 4 0 1.00 33 73
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Magerkurth, 1B - Bill Stewart, 2B - (none), 3B - George Barr.
Time of Game: 1:53.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         Chicago Cubs
1 Sibby Sisti 2B 1 Stan Hack 3B
2 Gene Moore RF 2 Phil Cavarretta 1B
3 Eddie Miller SS 3 Jim Gleeson CF
4 Max West CF 4 Bill Nicholson RF
5 Chet Ross LF 5 Billy Herman 2B
6 Tony Cuccinello 3B 6 Dom Dallessandro LF
7 Al Lopez C 7 Bob Collins C
8 Buddy Hassett 1B 8 Bobby Mattick SS
9 Bill Posedel P 9 Larry French P

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