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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CLE
0
6
CHW
@DET
1
2
 
(10)
BOS
@NYY
2
3
WSH
@PHA
3
1
PHI
@BSN
1
7
PIT
@CHC
3
4
PIT
@CHC
1
2
CIN
@STL
0
16
Wednesday, July 3, 1946,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 25,623, Time of Game: 2:20
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Pirates
1
28-39
 Lost 2 
7th, 16½ GB
at Cubs
2
36-30
 Won 2 
3rd, 8 GB
W: Paul Erickson (4-0)
L: Preacher Roe (2-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    1  7  1
Cubs            0  0  0   2  0  0   0  0  X    2  7  1

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lee Handley 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .247 .295 .294 .589 1 2 SH
   Maurice Van Robays 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .262 .391 .652
Jim Russell LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .260 .371 .425 .796 1 0
Bob Elliott RF 3 0 1 0 1 2 4 .263 .356 .331 .686 0 0
Ralph Kiner CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .270 .357 .502 .859 1 0
Frankie Gustine 2B 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .299 .354 .389 .743 3 6 HBP
Elbie Fletcher 1B 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .256 .392 .342 .734 11 1
Billy Cox SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .281 .321 .389 .711 2 2
Bill Salkeld C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .300 .455 .450 .905 5 2
   Burgess Whitehead 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .556 .889
Preacher Roe P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .077 .250 .077 .327 0 0
   Chuck Workman 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .182 .237 .345 .583
   Ken Gables P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .300 .500 0 0
   Al Gionfriddo 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .217 .345 .283 .628
   Fritz Ostermueller P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .469 .485 .531 1.016 0 0
   Jimmy Brown 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .311 .366 .340 .706
Team Totals 32 1 7 1 3 6 37 .219 .306 .219 .524 24 13
SH: L Handley (7).
HBP: F Gustine (2).
TB: B Cox; E Fletcher; C Workman; B Salkeld; B Elliott; J Russell; J Brown.
RBI: F Gustine (28).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. F Gustine-E Fletcher.
E: B Cox (17).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 2 0 2 0 2 0 4 .279 .439 .353 .791 1 3
Lou Stringer 2B 3 0 2 0 0 1 4 .256 .336 .352 .688 3 0 2B,SH
   Don Johnson 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .300 .273 .573 0 0
Eddie Waitkus 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .295 .320 .389 .709 7 1 SH
Marv Rickert CF-RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .273 .353 .410 .763 3 0
Bill Nicholson RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .203 .304 .297 .600 2 0 SH
   Peanuts Lowrey CF 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .268 .361 .362 .722 1 0
Clyde McCullough C 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .280 .344 .433 .777 6 1
Dom Dallessandro LF 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .143 .415 .250 .665 0 0 3B
Billy Jurges SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .192 .289 .260 .549 4 2
Paul Erickson P 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
Team Totals 28 2 7 2 5 5 36 .250 .364 .357 .721 27 8
2B: L Stringer (1).
3B: D Dallessandro (1).
SH: L Stringer (8); E Waitkus (3); B Nicholson (2).
TB: D Dallessandro 3; L Stringer 3; S Hack 2; B Jurges; M Rickert.
RBI: D Dallessandro 2 (6).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. E Waitkus-B Jurges.
E: M Rickert (2).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Preacher Roe, L (2-7) 4 4 2 2 2 2 0 5.05 18 46
Ken Gables 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 6.00 9
Fritz Ostermueller 2 0 0 0 3 1 0 2.13 9
Team Totals 8 7 2 2 5 5 0 2.25 36 46

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Paul Erickson, W (4-0) 9 7 1 1 3 6 0 1.69 37 72
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 3 6 0 1.00 37 72
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: P Erickson (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Babe Pinelli, 1B - Lee Ballanfant, 2B - (none), 3B - Al Barlick.
Time of Game: 2:20.
Attendance: 25,623.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         Chicago Cubs
1 Lee Handley 3B 1 Stan Hack 3B
2 Jim Russell LF 2 Lou Stringer 2B
3 Bob Elliott RF 3 Eddie Waitkus 1B
4 Ralph Kiner CF 4 Marv Rickert CF
5 Frankie Gustine 2B 5 Bill Nicholson RF
6 Elbie Fletcher 1B 6 Clyde McCullough C
7 Billy Cox SS 7 Dom Dallessandro LF
8 Bill Salkeld C 8 Billy Jurges SS
9 Preacher Roe P 9 Paul Erickson P

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