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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
1
2
WSH
@BOS
6
7
CHW
@DET
4
2
 
(10)
NYY
@PHA
1
3
NYY
@PHA
5
3
BSN
@BRO
4
5
PIT
@CHC
8
5
PIT
@CHC
8
7
 
(11)
PHI
@NYG
3
5
PHI
@NYG
3
4
 
(10)
Saturday, August 15, 1942,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 11,702, Time of Game: 2:40
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Pirates
8
52-57
 Won 2 
5th, 25½ GB
at Cubs
7
52-66
 Lost 2 
6th, 30 GB
W: Rip Sewell (13-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  0  2   0  0  0   3  0  2   0  1    8 19  5
Cubs            1  0  1   0  0  4   0  0  1   0  0    7 12  1

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Coscarart SS 6 1 2 0 0 0 6 .222 .283 .276 .560 5 5
Johnny Barrett RF 5 2 2 0 1 0 6 .256 .357 .334 .691 1 0
Maurice Van Robays LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .219 .285 .288 .574 4 0
   Jimmy Wasdell LF 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 .256 .335 .319 .655 2 0
Bob Elliott 3B 6 2 4 4 0 0 6 .297 .355 .438 .793 2 0 HR,2B
Elbie Fletcher 1B 6 0 2 1 0 0 6 .302 .432 .415 .847 9 1
Vince DiMaggio CF 6 0 4 2 0 0 6 .255 .320 .413 .733 5 0 2B
Frankie Gustine 2B 6 0 2 0 0 0 6 .205 .268 .263 .531 0 0 GDP
Al Lopez C 3 0 1 0 1 0 5 .247 .333 .287 .620 4 0 SH,GDP
Luke Hamlin P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .241 .241 .241 .483 0 0
   Bob Klinger P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .212 .316 .242 .558 0 0
   Bud Stewart 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .228 .307 .325 .632
   Ken Heintzelman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .094 .121 .125 .246 0 1
   Babe Phelps 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .295 .361 .497 .858
   Rip Sewell P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .169 .194 .200 .394 1 3
Team Totals 48 8 19 8 3 3 52 .396 .431 .500 .931 33 10
2B: B Elliott (18); V DiMaggio (16).
HR: B Elliott (9).
SH: A Lopez (5).
TB: B Elliott 8; V DiMaggio 5; F Gustine 2; J Barrett 2; E Fletcher 2; P Coscarart 2; J Wasdell; A Lopez; M Van Robays.
GIDP: F Gustine (8); A Lopez (8).
RBI: B Elliott 4 (76); V DiMaggio 2 (55); E Fletcher (47); J Wasdell (30).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
E: J Wasdell (9); F Gustine (19); B Elliott 3 (28).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 5 1 1 0 1 1 6 .291 .405 .416 .821 1 4
Lou Stringer 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .239 .292 .361 .652 3 1
   Bobby Sturgeon 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .227 .239 .288 .527 1 3
   Lou Novikoff 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .309 .346 .441 .787
Bill Nicholson RF 6 3 4 2 0 0 6 .292 .381 .473 .854 1 0 2·HR,2B
Dom Dallessandro LF 5 0 1 0 0 1 6 .267 .360 .406 .766 4 0 SH
Rip Russell 1B 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .251 .289 .371 .660 9 0
Phil Cavarretta CF 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .256 .367 .348 .715 5 1 3B
Lennie Merullo SS 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .251 .301 .320 .622 4 3
Clyde McCullough C 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .281 .336 .409 .745 5 0 2B
Vern Olsen P 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .205 .271 .227 .498 0 1
   Claude Passeau P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .185 .185 .272 .457 0 0
   Dick Errickson P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .095 .095 .095 .190 0 2
Team Totals 47 7 12 6 1 4 49 .255 .271 .468 .739 33 15
2B: B Nicholson (18); C McCullough (19).
3B: P Cavarretta (3).
HR: B Nicholson 2 (15).
SH: D Dallessandro (1).
TB: B Nicholson 11; P Cavarretta 4; C McCullough 2; R Russell 2; D Dallessandro; S Hack; L Merullo.
RBI: B Nicholson 2 (60); P Cavarretta (42); V Olsen (4); L Merullo (27); R Russell (37).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. V Olsen-L Merullo-R Russell; B Sturgeon-L Merullo-R Russell.
E: L Merullo (31).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Luke Hamlin 5.1 9 6 5 0 3 1 4.45 26 31
Bob Klinger 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.57 3
Ken Heintzelman 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.69 7
Rip Sewell, W (13-10) 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 3.35 13
Team Totals 11 12 7 5 1 4 2 4.09 49 31

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vern Olsen 8.1 13 7 7 3 3 1 4.76 38 29
Claude Passeau 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.51 3
Dick Errickson, L (2-6) 2.1 4 1 1 0 0 0 4.79 11
Team Totals 11 19 8 8 3 3 1 6.55 52 29
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Barr, 1B - George Magerkurth, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:40.
Attendance: 11,702.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

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