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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CLE
7
12
CHW
@DET
8
3
BOS
@NYY
7
9
WSH
@PHA
9
4
PHI
@BRO
2
10
NYG
@BSN
2
4
PIT
@CHC
5
12
PIT
@CHC
3
6
Wednesday, August 30, 1944,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:21
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Pirates
5
72-49
 Lost 1 
2nd, 19½ GB
at Cubs
12
53-65
 Won 1 
5th, 36 GB
W: Hank Wyse (11-13)
L: Rip Sewell (15-11)
S: Red Lynn (1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         1  1  0   0  0  0   2  1  0    5 12  6
Cubs            0  0  1   3  0  0   2  6  X   12 13  0

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Coscarart 2B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .253 .295 .345 .640 1 1
Jim Russell LF 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .302 .388 .456 .844 5 0
Johnny Barrett CF 5 0 3 1 0 1 5 .259 .354 .404 .758 3 0 2B
Bob Elliott 3B 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .285 .380 .444 .824 1 3 2B
Frank Colman RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .270 .348 .453 .801 0 0 2B
   Frankie Zak 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .385 .331 .716
   Spud Davis C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .292 .344 .404 .748 0 0
Babe Dahlgren 1B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .283 .342 .409 .751 9 0
Frankie Gustine SS 3 2 2 0 1 0 4 .227 .279 .306 .585 1 2 2B
Al Lopez C 1 0 1 1 1 0 2 .241 .300 .300 .600 4 0
   Vince DiMaggio 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .252 .323 .423 .746 2B
   Hank Camelli C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .337 .326 .663 0 0
   Al Rubeling 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .276 .348 .402 .749
   Cookie Cuccurullo P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .389 .421 .500 .921 0 1
Rip Sewell P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .258 .267 .360 .626 0 1
   Tommy O'Brien RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .230 .320 .354 .674 0 0
Team Totals 38 5 12 5 3 6 41 .316 .366 .447 .813 24 8
2B: J Barrett (20); B Elliott (23); F Colman (6); F Gustine (14); V DiMaggio (17).
TB: J Barrett 4; F Gustine 3; B Elliott 3; F Colman 2; J Russell 2; V DiMaggio 2; A Lopez.
RBI: B Elliott (88); J Barrett (64); F Colman (47); A Lopez (29); J Russell (52).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
E: J Barrett (9); F Gustine (26); P Coscarart 2 (15); T O'Brien (1); B Elliott (26).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 1B 5 0 2 0 1 1 6 .297 .389 .376 .765 8 0 2B
Roy Hughes 3B 3 1 0 1 2 0 5 .299 .353 .358 .711 1 2
Phil Cavarretta CF 5 1 0 0 0 0 5 .307 .379 .422 .801 1 1
Bill Nicholson RF 2 2 1 0 3 0 5 .295 .392 .574 .966 1 0 2B
Dom Dallessandro LF 5 2 1 3 0 0 5 .309 .411 .465 .876 4 0 HR
Don Johnson 2B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .283 .317 .356 .674 3 3 2B
Lennie Merullo SS 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .235 .307 .309 .615 2 5 2B
Dewey Williams C 4 2 2 2 1 1 5 .226 .287 .268 .555 7 0
Hank Wyse P 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .162 .174 .176 .350 0 1 2B
   Red Lynn P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .158 .158 .158 .316 0 1
Team Totals 39 12 13 9 7 2 46 .333 .435 .538 .973 27 13
2B: S Hack (10); B Nicholson (27); D Johnson (30); L Merullo (5); H Wyse (1).
HR: D Dallessandro (8).
TB: D Dallessandro 4; L Merullo 3; H Wyse 3; S Hack 3; D Johnson 3; D Williams 2; B Nicholson 2; R Lynn.
RBI: D Dallessandro 3 (63); D Williams 2 (17); H Wyse (5); D Johnson (57); L Merullo (14); R Hughes (20).
Team LOB: 10.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rip Sewell, L (15-11) 7 11 6 5 4 2 1 3.20 36 31
Cookie Cuccurullo 1 2 6 1 3 0 0 4.41 10
Team Totals 8 13 12 6 7 2 1 6.75 46 31

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Wyse, W (11-13) 7 11 5 5 1 5 0 3.89 32 39
Red Lynn, S (1) 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 3.23 9
Team Totals 9 12 5 5 3 6 0 5.00 41 39
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lee Ballanfant, 1B - Dusty Boggess, 2B - (none), 3B - Babe Pinelli.
Time of Game: 2:21.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         Chicago Cubs
1 Pete Coscarart 2B 1 Stan Hack 1B
2 Jim Russell LF 2 Roy Hughes 3B
3 Johnny Barrett CF 3 Phil Cavarretta CF
4 Bob Elliott 3B 4 Bill Nicholson RF
5 Frank Colman RF 5 Dom Dallessandro LF
6 Babe Dahlgren 1B 6 Don Johnson 2B
7 Frankie Gustine SS 7 Lennie Merullo SS
8 Al Lopez C 8 Dewey Williams C
9 Rip Sewell P 9 Hank Wyse P

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