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Standings
DET
@CLE
5
1
DET
@CLE
5
6
 
(10)
WSH
@NYY
3
4
WSH
@NYY
2
3
 
(10)
BOS
@PHA
2
4
BOS
@PHA
5
6
CHW
@SLB
2
5
CHW
@SLB
9
7
NYG
@BRO
3
5
PHI
@BSN
1
5
PHI
@BSN
4
3
PIT
@CHC
2
4
PIT
@CHC
3
2
STL
@CIN
0
1
STL
@CIN
0
3
Sunday, May 10, 1942,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 22,042, Time of Game: 2:04
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Pirates
2
15-11
 Lost 2 
2nd, 2½ GB
at Cubs
4
11-13
 Won 2 
6th, 6½ GB
L: Luke Hamlin (1-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  0  0   0  1  0   1  0  0    2 11  2
Cubs            1  0  0   0  0  0   1  2  X    4  9  1

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Frankie Gustine 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .264 .371 .358 .729 -0.239 1.59 0.037 -0.276 -1.7 2 3 GDP
   Babe Phelps PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .349 .429 .535 .963 0.040 1.12 0.040 0.000 0.2
   Alf Anderson PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .118 .211 .118 .328 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Johnny Barrett LF 4 0 1 0 1 2 5 .260 .327 .300 .627 -0.098 2.01 0.084 -0.182 -0.7 0 0 SB
Jimmy Wasdell RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .310 .424 .324 .747 0.143 1.89 0.235 -0.093 0.2 1 0 GDP
Vince DiMaggio CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .231 .304 .375 .679 -0.161 1.69 0.000 -0.161 -1.1 2 1
Elbie Fletcher 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .258 .395 .301 .696 -0.128 1.32 0.000 -0.128 -0.8 10 0
Bob Elliott 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .275 .325 .459 .784 0.087 0.96 0.110 -0.022 0.7 2 2 2B
Pete Coscarart SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .194 .235 .247 .482 0.038 1.88 0.167 -0.130 0.2 1 5
Al Lopez C 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .309 .367 .327 .694 0.070 1.66 0.095 -0.025 0.5 3 0 IW
   Bud Stewart PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .176 .243 .294 .537 -0.019 0.81 0.000 -0.019 -0.1
Luke Hamlin P 2 0 1 1 0 0 3 .444 .444 .444 .889 0.088 2.27 0.125 -0.037 0.7 0 2 SH
   Culley Rikard PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0.021 0.36 0.021 0.000 0.1
Team Totals 34 2 11 2 3 2 38 .324 .378 .353 .731 -0.158 1.63 0.914 -1.073 -1.7 * 13
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: B Elliott (7, off C Passeau).
SH: L Hamlin (2, off C Passeau).
IBB: A Lopez (2, by C Passeau).
TB: B Elliott 3; J Wasdell 2; F Gustine 2; L Hamlin; J Barrett; A Lopez; P Coscarart; B Phelps.
GIDP: J Wasdell (2); F Gustine (1).
RBI: L Hamlin (3); J Wasdell (12).
2-out RBI: J Wasdell.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 3 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. F Gustine-P Coscarart-E Fletcher.
E: P Coscarart (7); B Elliott (5).
Outfield Assists: V DiMaggio (C Gilbert at home plate).
Baserunning
SB: J Barrett (1, 2nd base off C Passeau/C McCullough).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Charlie Gilbert CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .258 .378 .452 .830 -0.123 1.43 0.058 -0.181 -0.5 1 1 2B,GDP
Lennie Merullo SS 3 2 2 0 1 0 4 .321 .367 .381 .748 0.022 1.01 0.090 -0.068 -0.1 2 1
Stan Hack 3B 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .256 .378 .317 .695 0.057 1.58 0.127 -0.070 0.5 3 2 2B,SH
Dom Dallessandro RF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .250 .302 .450 .752 -0.050 1.34 0.016 -0.066 -0.4 1 0 IW
Lou Novikoff LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .231 .286 .308 .593 0.046 1.58 0.111 -0.065 0.0 3 1
Lou Stringer 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .275 .320 .462 .781 -0.221 2.05 0.000 -0.221 -1.3 1 3
Phil Cavarretta 1B 4 1 3 2 0 0 4 .253 .367 .301 .669 0.375 1.93 0.387 -0.012 2.0 11 3
Clyde McCullough C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .262 .308 .361 .668 0.129 1.04 0.161 -0.032 0.0 5 2
Claude Passeau P 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .200 .200 .250 .450 0.108 2.13 0.155 -0.047 0.3 0 3
Team Totals 32 4 9 4 2 1 35 .281 .324 .344 .667 0.343 1.55 1.105 -0.762 0.7 27 16
2B: S Hack (5, off L Hamlin); C Gilbert (2, off L Hamlin).
SH: S Hack (5, off L Hamlin).
IBB: D Dallessandro (1, by L Hamlin).
TB: P Cavarretta 3; S Hack 2; C Gilbert 2; L Merullo 2; C McCullough; C Passeau.
GIDP: C Gilbert (1).
RBI: P Cavarretta 2 (10); C Passeau (1); S Hack (6).
2-out RBI: P Cavarretta 2.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 3 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Passeau-C McCullough-P Cavarretta; P Cavarretta-L Merullo.
E: L Merullo (9).
Outfield Assists: L Novikoff (A Lopez at home plate); C Gilbert (J Barrett at 3rd base).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Luke Hamlin, L (1-1) 8 9 4 2 2 1 0 5.53 35 51 -0.341 1.55 -0.7
Team Totals 8 9 4 2 2 1 0 2.25 35 51 -0.341 1.55 -0.7

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Claude Passeau, W (3-3) 9 11 2 2 3 2 0 2.21 38 56 0.159 1.63 1.7
Team Totals 9 11 2 2 3 2 0 2.00 38 56 0.159 1.63 1.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: L Hamlin (1; D Dallessandro); C Passeau (1; A Lopez).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Stewart, 1B - Ziggy Sears, 2B - (none), 3B - Tom Dunn.
Time of Game: 2:04.
Attendance: 22,042.
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
b8 2-2 2 123 RR CHC P. Cavarretta L. Hamlin 32% 95% Single to RF; Merullo Scores/unER; Dallessandro Scores/unER; Novikoff to 3B; Cavarretta to 2B/Adv on throw
t5 1-1 0 123 OO PIT F. Gustine C. Passeau 21% 48% Ground Ball Double Play: P-C-1B; Lopez to 3B; Hamlin to 2B
t7 1-1 2 12- RO PIT J. Wasdell C. Passeau -18% 33% Single to CF; Gustine Scores; Barrett out at 3B/CF-P-3B
t5 0-1 0 1-- PIT P. Coscarart C. Passeau -17% 44% Single to RF; Elliott to 3B; Coscarart to 2B/Adv on throw
b7 1-2 1 1-3 R CHC C. Passeau L. Hamlin 15% 64% Single to CF; Cavarretta Scores; McCullough to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Pirates Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Claude Passeau facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- PIT F. Gustine C. Passeau -4% 46% Single to LF
t1 0-0 0 1-- O PIT J. Barrett C. Passeau 3% 50% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 1 1-- OO PIT J. Wasdell C. Passeau 5% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: 1B-SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 0, Cubs 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Pirates' Luke Hamlin facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CHC C. Gilbert L. Hamlin -2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- CHC L. Merullo L. Hamlin 2% 55% Single to LF
b1 0-0 1 1-- R CHC S. Hack L. Hamlin 13% 67% Double to RF; Merullo Scores
b1 1-0 1 -2- O CHC D. Dallessandro L. Hamlin -2% 65% Groundout: SS-1B; Hack to 3B
b1 1-0 2 --3 O CHC L. Novikoff L. Hamlin -3% 62% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 0, Cubs 1.
Top of the 2nd, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Claude Passeau facing 4-5-6
t2 0-1 0 --- O PIT V. DiMaggio C. Passeau 2% 64% Foul Flyball: C
t2 0-1 1 --- O PIT E. Fletcher C. Passeau 2% 66% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-1 2 --- PIT B. Elliott C. Passeau -2% 63% Double to LF
t2 0-1 2 -2- O PIT P. Coscarart C. Passeau 3% 67% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 0, Cubs 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Ahead 1-0, Pirates' Luke Hamlin facing 6-7-8
b2 1-0 0 --- O CHC L. Stringer L. Hamlin -2% 65% Foul Flyball: C
b2 1-0 1 --- O CHC P. Cavarretta L. Hamlin -1% 64% Groundout: P-1B
b2 1-0 2 --- CHC C. McCullough L. Hamlin 1% 65% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
b2 1-0 2 1-- O CHC C. Passeau L. Hamlin -2% 63% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Pirates 0, Cubs 1.
Top of the 3rd, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Claude Passeau facing 8-9-1
t3 0-1 0 --- O PIT A. Lopez C. Passeau 3% 65% Flyball: LF
t3 0-1 1 --- O PIT L. Hamlin C. Passeau 2% 67% Groundout: C-1B
t3 0-1 2 --- O PIT F. Gustine C. Passeau 1% 68% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 0, Cubs 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Ahead 1-0, Pirates' Luke Hamlin facing 1-2-3
b3 1-0 0 --- CHC C. Gilbert L. Hamlin 6% 74% Double to CF
b3 1-0 0 -2- O CHC L. Merullo L. Hamlin -5% 68% Single to CF; Gilbert out at Hm/CF-C
b3 1-0 1 1-- O CHC S. Hack L. Hamlin -2% 66% Flyball: CF
b3 1-0 2 1-- O CHC D. Dallessandro L. Hamlin -2% 64% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 0, Cubs 1.
Top of the 4th, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Claude Passeau facing 2-3-4
t4 0-1 0 --- PIT J. Barrett C. Passeau -5% 59% Single to CF
t4 0-1 0 1-- O PIT J. Wasdell C. Passeau 4% 64% Popfly: 1B
t4 0-1 1 1-- PIT V. DiMaggio C. Passeau -2% 61% Barrett Steals 2B
t4 0-1 1 -2- O PIT V. DiMaggio C. Passeau 5% 66% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 0-1 2 -2- O PIT E. Fletcher C. Passeau 4% 70% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 0, Cubs 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 1-0, Pirates' Luke Hamlin facing 5-6-7
b4 1-0 0 --- O CHC L. Novikoff L. Hamlin -2% 68% Strikeout
b4 1-0 1 --- O CHC L. Stringer L. Hamlin -1% 67% Foul Flyball: 1B
b4 1-0 2 --- CHC P. Cavarretta L. Hamlin 1% 68% Single to CF
b4 1-0 2 1-- O CHC C. McCullough L. Hamlin -2% 66% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 0, Cubs 1.
Top of the 5th, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Claude Passeau facing 6-7-8
t5 0-1 0 --- PIT B. Elliott C. Passeau -6% 60% Single to CF
t5 0-1 0 1-- PIT P. Coscarart C. Passeau -17% 44% Single to RF; Elliott to 3B; Coscarart to 2B/Adv on throw
t5 0-1 0 -23 PIT A. Lopez C. Passeau -3% 40% Intentional Walk
t5 0-1 0 123 R PIT L. Hamlin C. Passeau -13% 28% Single to LF; Elliott Scores; Coscarart to 3B; Lopez to 2B
t5 1-1 0 123 OO PIT F. Gustine C. Passeau 21% 48% Ground Ball Double Play: P-C-1B; Lopez to 3B; Hamlin to 2B
t5 1-1 2 -23 O PIT J. Barrett C. Passeau 8% 56% Flyball: LF
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 1, Cubs 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Tied 1-1, Pirates' Luke Hamlin facing 9-1-2
b5 1-1 0 --- O CHC C. Passeau L. Hamlin -3% 53% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
b5 1-1 1 --- O CHC C. Gilbert L. Hamlin -2% 51% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
b5 1-1 2 --- O CHC L. Merullo L. Hamlin -1% 50% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Cubs 1.
Top of the 6th, Pirates Batting, Tied 1-1, Cubs' Claude Passeau facing 3-4-5
t6 1-1 0 --- PIT J. Wasdell C. Passeau -5% 45% Single to RF
t6 1-1 0 1-- O PIT V. DiMaggio C. Passeau 5% 50% Lineout: 3B
t6 1-1 1 1-- O PIT E. Fletcher C. Passeau 4% 54% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t6 1-1 2 1-- PIT B. Elliott C. Passeau -3% 51% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Fletcher to 2B
t6 1-1 2 12- O PIT P. Coscarart C. Passeau 6% 57% Lineout: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Pirates 1, Cubs 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Tied 1-1, Pirates' Luke Hamlin facing 3-4-5
b6 1-1 0 --- O CHC S. Hack L. Hamlin -3% 54% Groundout: P-1B
b6 1-1 1 --- O CHC D. Dallessandro L. Hamlin -2% 52% Popfly: 3B
b6 1-1 2 --- O CHC L. Novikoff L. Hamlin -2% 50% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 1, Cubs 1.
Top of the 7th, Pirates Batting, Tied 1-1, Cubs' Claude Passeau facing 8-9-1
t7 1-1 0 --- PIT A. Lopez C. Passeau -6% 44% Single to CF
t7 1-1 0 1-- O PIT L. Hamlin C. Passeau 2% 46% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Lopez to 2B
t7 1-1 1 -2- O PIT F. Gustine C. Passeau 6% 52% Single to LF; Lopez out at Hm/LF-C; Gustine to 2B/Adv on throw
t7 1-1 2 -2- PIT J. Barrett C. Passeau -1% 51% Walk
t7 1-1 2 12- RO PIT J. Wasdell C. Passeau -18% 33% Single to CF; Gustine Scores; Barrett out at 3B/CF-P-3B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 2, Cubs 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Behind 1-2, Pirates' Luke Hamlin facing 6-7-8
b7 1-2 0 --- O CHC L. Stringer L. Hamlin -5% 28% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 1-2 1 --- CHC P. Cavarretta L. Hamlin 5% 33% Single to RF
b7 1-2 1 1-- CHC C. McCullough L. Hamlin 15% 49% Single to RF; Cavarretta to 3B
b7 1-2 1 1-3 R CHC C. Passeau L. Hamlin 15% 64% Single to CF; Cavarretta Scores; McCullough to 2B
b7 2-2 1 12- OO CHC C. Gilbert L. Hamlin -14% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 2, Cubs 2.
Top of the 8th, Pirates Batting, Tied 2-2, Cubs' Claude Passeau facing 4-5-6
t8 2-2 0 --- O PIT V. DiMaggio C. Passeau 4% 54% Flyball: CF
t8 2-2 1 --- O PIT E. Fletcher C. Passeau 3% 57% Popfly: 3B
t8 2-2 2 --- O PIT B. Elliott C. Passeau 2% 60% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 2, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Tied 2-2, Pirates' Luke Hamlin facing 2-3-4
b8 2-2 0 --- CHC L. Merullo L. Hamlin 7% 66% Walk
b8 2-2 0 1-- O CHC S. Hack L. Hamlin -2% 65% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; Merullo to 2B
b8 2-2 1 -2- CHC D. Dallessandro L. Hamlin 2% 66% Intentional Walk
b8 2-2 1 12- CHC L. Novikoff L. Hamlin 11% 77% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Merullo to 3B; Dallessandro to 2B
b8 2-2 1 123 O CHC L. Stringer L. Hamlin -14% 63% Flyball: RF
b8 2-2 2 123 RR CHC P. Cavarretta L. Hamlin 32% 95% Single to RF; Merullo Scores/unER; Dallessandro Scores/unER; Novikoff to 3B; Cavarretta to 2B/Adv on throw
b8 4-2 2 -23 O CHC C. McCullough L. Hamlin -1% 94% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Pirates 2, Cubs 4.
Top of the 9th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-4, Cubs' Claude Passeau facing 7-8-9
t9 2-4 0 --- O PIT P. Coscarart C. Passeau 3% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B
Bud Stewart pinch hits for Al Lopez (C) batting 8th
t9 2-4 1 --- O PIT B. Stewart C. Passeau 2% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
Culley Rikard pinch hits for Luke Hamlin (P) batting 9th
t9 2-4 2 --- PIT C. Rikard C. Passeau -2% 97% Walk
Babe Phelps pinch hits for Frankie Gustine (2B) batting 1st
t9 2-4 2 1-- PIT B. Phelps C. Passeau -4% 93% Single (CF-RF); Rikard to 3B
Alf Anderson pinch runs for Babe Phelps (PH) batting 1st
t9 2-4 2 1-3 O PIT J. Barrett C. Passeau 7% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 2, Cubs 4.

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