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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
1
11
WSH
@BOS
3
4
 
(8)
CHW
@DET
9
4
 
(10)
NYY
@PHA
11
7
NYY
@PHA
2
4
CLE
@SLB
4
5
CLE
@SLB
3
8
BSN
@BRO
2
10
BSN
@BRO
1
3
STL
@CHC
3
0
PIT
@CIN
2
8
PIT
@CIN
0
3
PHI
@NYG
2
3
PHI
@NYG
1
7
Sunday, May 31, 1942,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 34,135, Time of Game: 2:13
Cardinals
3
25-18
 Won 2 
2nd, 6 GB
at Cubs
0
21-24
 Lost 1 
6th, 11 GB
W: Howie Pollet (3-2)
L: Vern Olsen (0-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  2   0  0  1    3  7  0
Cubs            0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0 10  0

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jimmy Brown 2B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .258 .325 .324 .649 4 4
Terry Moore CF 5 0 0 1 0 0 5 .280 .379 .393 .772 2 0
Enos Slaughter RF 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .316 .432 .507 .938 1 1
Walker Cooper C 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .324 .378 .569 .947 5 0 SH
Coaker Triplett LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .265 .368 .388 .756 2 0
   Stan Musial 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .299 .382 .551 .933
   Harry Walker LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .556 .889 1 0
Whitey Kurowski 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .275 .356 .450 .806 2 5 2B,SB
Johnny Hopp 1B 4 0 2 1 0 2 4 .129 .206 .226 .432 10 0 SB
Marty Marion SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .188 .269 .248 .517 0 2 SB
Howie Pollet P 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .273 .467 .364 .830 0 0
Team Totals 32 3 7 2 6 4 39 .219 .342 .250 .592 27 12
2B: W Kurowski (5).
SH: W Cooper (2).
TB: W Kurowski 2; J Hopp 2; E Slaughter; M Marion; C Triplett; J Brown.
RBI: J Hopp (3); T Moore (16).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. W Kurowski-J Hopp.
Baserunning
SB: W Kurowski (1); J Hopp (1); M Marion (1).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 3 0 3 0 1 0 4 .281 .391 .383 .774 1 3 2B
Lennie Merullo SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .279 .330 .349 .679 3 2
Phil Cavarretta CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .274 .403 .363 .766 2 0
Bill Nicholson RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .263 .356 .407 .763 1 1
Rip Russell 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .275 .339 .294 .633 11 1
Lou Novikoff LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .207 .247 .261 .508 2 0 2B
Lou Stringer 2B 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .229 .281 .361 .642 1 3
Clyde McCullough C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .269 .312 .385 .696 5 0
Vern Olsen P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 5
   Bob Scheffing 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .214 .214 .286 .500
   Paul Erickson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .059 .059 .059 .118 0 0
   Hi Bithorn P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0
   Peanuts Lowrey 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .190 .230 .241 .471
Team Totals 35 0 10 0 1 5 36 .286 .306 .343 .648 27 15
2B: S Hack (12); L Novikoff (2).
TB: S Hack 4; L Novikoff 3; L Stringer 2; B Nicholson; R Russell; L Merullo.
Team LOB: 9.

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Howie Pollet, W (3-2) 9 10 0 0 1 5 0 2.50 36 71
Team Totals 9 10 0 0 1 5 0 0.00 36 71

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vern Olsen, L (0-2) 7 6 2 2 2 3 0 2.53 29 58
Paul Erickson 1.1 1 1 1 4 1 0 5.96 8
Hi Bithorn 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.08 2
Team Totals 9 7 3 3 6 4 0 3.00 39 58
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Stewart, 1B - Tom Dunn, 2B - (none), 3B - Ziggy Sears.
Time of Game: 2:13.
Attendance: 34,135.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Chicago Cubs
1 Jimmy Brown 2B 1 Stan Hack 3B
2 Terry Moore CF 2 Lennie Merullo SS
3 Enos Slaughter RF 3 Phil Cavarretta CF
4 Walker Cooper C 4 Bill Nicholson RF
5 Coaker Triplett LF 5 Rip Russell 1B
6 Whitey Kurowski 3B 6 Lou Novikoff LF
7 Johnny Hopp 1B 7 Lou Stringer 2B
8 Marty Marion SS 8 Clyde McCullough C
9 Howie Pollet P 9 Vern Olsen P

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