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Scores
Standings
CHW
@BOS
4
2
CHW
@BOS
3
1
SLB
@NYY
2
5
CLE
@PHA
8
4
 
(11)
DET
@WSH
4
1
BSN
@CHC
0
7
BSN
@CHC
5
2
BRO
@CIN
1
6
PHI
@PIT
3
1
PHI
@PIT
11
3
NYG
@STL
4
5
Sunday, October 3, 1943,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:43
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Braves
0
67-85
 Lost 1 
6th, 36½ GB
at Cubs
7
74-78
 Won 1 
5th, 30½ GB
W: Hi Bithorn (18-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  4  1
Cubs            0  2  1   0  2  0   0  2  X    7 11  2

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Tommy Holmes LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .271 .335 .380 .715 3 1
Eddie Joost 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .185 .300 .252 .552 3 1
Chuck Workman RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .249 .311 .329 .640 2 0 GDP
Butch Nieman CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .252 .332 .409 .742 1 0
Buck Etchison 1B 2 0 2 0 1 0 3 .333 .375 .467 .842 13 0 2B
Phil Masi C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .273 .347 .345 .692 2 1 GDP
Whitey Wietelmann SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .214 .278 .244 .522 0 9
Joe Burns 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .207 .262 .252 .514 0 3
Carl Lindquist P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2
   Chet Ross 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218 .285 .347 .633
   Manny Salvo P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .313 .333 .646 0 0
Team Totals 29 0 4 0 2 5 31 .138 .194 .172 .366 24 17
2B: B Etchison (2).
TB: B Etchison 3; B Nieman; P Masi.
GIDP: P Masi (11); C Workman (7).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 2. W Wietelmann-E Joost-B Etchison; W Wietelmann-P Masi-B Etchison.
E: E Joost (32).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Don Johnson 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .205 .225 .256 .481 3 3
Charlie Gilbert LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .158 .273 .158 .431 2 0
Andy Pafko CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .377 .411 .434 .845 1 0
Bill Nicholson RF 3 4 3 2 1 0 4 .309 .385 .532 .918 4 0 HR,2B
Phil Cavarretta 1B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .292 .382 .422 .804 8 2
Johnny Ostrowski 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .231 .310 .308 .618 1 1
Bill Schuster SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .313 .353 .396 .749 2 3
Mickey Kreitner C 3 0 2 2 1 0 4 .375 .444 .375 .819 5 1
Hi Bithorn P 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .174 .216 .207 .423 1 2
Team Totals 33 7 11 6 3 1 36 .333 .389 .455 .843 27 12
2B: B Nicholson (30).
HR: B Nicholson (29).
TB: B Nicholson 7; P Cavarretta 2; M Kreitner 2; B Schuster; A Pafko; J Ostrowski; C Gilbert.
RBI: M Kreitner 2 (2); B Nicholson 2 (128); J Ostrowski (3); P Cavarretta (73).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Schuster-D Johnson-P Cavarretta; P Cavarretta-B Schuster.
E: B Schuster (2); D Johnson (3).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Carl Lindquist, L (0-2) 7 9 5 5 2 1 1 6.23 30 38
Manny Salvo 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 3.45 6
Team Totals 8 11 7 6 3 1 1 6.75 36 38

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hi Bithorn, W (18-12) 9 4 0 0 2 5 0 2.53 31 82
Team Totals 9 4 0 0 2 5 0 0.00 31 82
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Barr, 1B - Lou Jorda, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:43.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

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