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Scores
Standings
CHW
@DET
1
4
WSH
@NYY
7
14
BOS
@PHA
8
2
NYG
@BRO
1
8
PHI
@BSN
2
2
 
(7)
STL
@CHC
0
2
CIN
@PIT
5
7
Friday, April 21, 1950,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 22,137, Time of Game: 1:59
Cardinals
0
1-3
 Lost 3 
6th, 2 GB
at Cubs
2
2-0
 Won 2 
1st
W: Bob Rush (1-0)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  4  0
Cubs            0  0  0   1  0  1   0  0  X    2  3  1

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Solly Hemus 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .625 -0.136 1.31 0.000 -0.136 -1.1 1 6
Red Schoendienst 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .235 .706 -0.023 0.84 0.046 -0.068 -0.1 3 0 2B
Stan Musial RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .357 1.223 -0.091 1.00 0.021 -0.112 -0.6 0 0 SB
Enos Slaughter LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 .154 .466 -0.020 0.90 0.032 -0.052 -0.2 1 0
Joe Garagiola C 3 0 0 0 1 0 .300 .717 -0.051 1.15 0.030 -0.081 -0.3 7 1
Rocky Nelson 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .100 .482 -0.062 1.61 0.084 -0.146 -0.6 9 0 3B
Harry Walker CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .077 -0.148 1.13 0.000 -0.148 -1.2 3 0
Eddie Miller SS 2 0 0 0 1 1 .308 .708 -0.038 0.87 0.020 -0.057 -0.4 0 2
   Bill Howerton PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 -0.012 0.45 0.000 -0.012 -0.1
Harry Brecheen P 2 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 -0.012 0.95 0.031 -0.044 -0.1 0 1
Team Totals 31 0 4 0 4 5 .129 .454 -0.593 1.07 0.264 -0.856 -4.7 24 10
2B: R Schoendienst (1, off B Rush).
3B: R Nelson (1, off B Rush).
TB: R Nelson 3; R Schoendienst 2; E Slaughter; S Musial.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 1 for 5.
Baserunning
SB: S Musial (1, 2nd base off B Rush/M Owen).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Wayne Terwilliger 2B 4 1 1 0 0 1 .333 1.000 0.054 0.58 0.092 -0.038 0.5 0 6 3B
Hal Jeffcoat RF 3 1 1 0 0 1 .375 1.250 0.055 0.85 0.112 -0.057 0.3 0 0 3B
Preston Ward 1B 3 0 1 1 0 1 .429 1.500 -0.011 1.00 0.043 -0.054 -0.2 12 3
Hank Sauer LF 3 0 0 1 0 1 .286 .804 0.000 0.92 0.030 -0.030 -0.2 1 0
Andy Pafko CF 2 0 0 0 1 0 .500 2.292 -0.023 0.59 0.012 -0.034 -0.4 2 0
Bill Serena 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.047 0.60 0.000 -0.047 -0.6 1 0
Roy Smalley SS 2 0 0 0 1 0 .143 .536 -0.007 0.58 0.033 -0.040 -0.1 4 4 CS
Mickey Owen C 3 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 -0.063 0.86 0.000 -0.063 -0.9 5 1
Bob Rush P 3 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 -0.050 0.68 0.000 -0.050 -0.6 2 2
Team Totals 26 2 3 2 2 7 .115 .448 -0.092 0.73 0.322 -0.413 -2.1 27 16
3B: W Terwilliger (1, off H Brecheen); H Jeffcoat (1, off H Brecheen).
TB: H Jeffcoat 3; W Terwilliger 3; P Ward.
RBI: H Sauer (3); P Ward (4).
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 0 for 4.
Fielding
E: P Ward (1).
Baserunning
CS: R Smalley (1, 2nd base by H Brecheen/J Garagiola).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Harry Brecheen, L (0-1) 8 3 2 2 2 7 0 2.25 28 73 0.093 0.73 2.1
Team Totals 8 3 2 2 2 7 0 2.25 28 73 0.093 0.73 2.1

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bob Rush, W (1-0) 9 4 0 0 4 5 0 0.00 35 80 0.593 1.07 4.7
Team Totals 9 4 0 0 4 5 0 0.00 35 80 0.593 1.07 4.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jocko Conlan, 1B - Artie Gore, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Stewart.
Time of Game: 1:59.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         Chicago Cubs
1 Solly Hemus 3B 1 Wayne Terwilliger 2B
2 Red Schoendienst 2B 2 Hal Jeffcoat RF
3 Stan Musial RF 3 Preston Ward 1B
4 Enos Slaughter LF 4 Hank Sauer LF
5 Joe Garagiola C 5 Andy Pafko CF
6 Rocky Nelson 1B 6 Bill Serena 3B
7 Harry Walker CF 7 Roy Smalley SS
8 Eddie Miller SS 8 Mickey Owen C
9 Harry Brecheen P 9 Bob Rush P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 0-0 0 --- CHC H. Jeffcoat H. Brecheen 11% 67% Triple
b6 1-0 0 --- CHC W. Terwilliger H. Brecheen 9% 83% Triple to LF
t4 0-0 1 --- STL R. Nelson B. Rush -8% 44% Triple to RF
t4 0-0 1 --3 O STL H. Walker B. Rush 8% 52% Fielder's Choice 1B; Walker to 2B/Adv on throw; Nelson out at Hm/1B-C-3B
t1 0-0 2 123 O STL R. Nelson B. Rush 7% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Bob Rush facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O STL S. Hemus B. Rush 2% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O STL R. Schoendienst B. Rush 2% 54% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 2 --- STL S. Musial B. Rush -1% 53% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball)
t1 0-0 2 1-- STL E. Slaughter B. Rush -1% 52% Musial Steals 2B
t1 0-0 2 -2- STL E. Slaughter B. Rush -1% 51% Walk
t1 0-0 2 12- STL J. Garagiola B. Rush -3% 48% Walk; Musial to 3B; Slaughter to 2B
t1 0-0 2 123 O STL R. Nelson B. Rush 7% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CHC W. Terwilliger H. Brecheen -2% 53% Strikeout
b1 0-0 1 --- O CHC H. Jeffcoat H. Brecheen -2% 51% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 2 --- CHC P. Ward H. Brecheen 1% 52% Single to RF
b1 0-0 2 1-- O CHC H. Sauer H. Brecheen -2% 50% Popfly: 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Bob Rush facing 7-8-9
t2 0-0 0 --- O STL H. Walker B. Rush 2% 52% Strikeout Looking
t2 0-0 1 --- O STL E. Miller B. Rush 2% 54% Foul Flyball: 1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O STL H. Brecheen B. Rush 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O CHC A. Pafko H. Brecheen -2% 53% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- O CHC B. Serena H. Brecheen -2% 51% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 0-0 2 --- O CHC R. Smalley H. Brecheen -1% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 0.
Top of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Bob Rush facing 1-2-3
t3 0-0 0 --- O STL S. Hemus B. Rush 3% 53% Groundout: P-1B
t3 0-0 1 --- STL R. Schoendienst B. Rush -5% 48% Double
t3 0-0 1 -2- O STL S. Musial B. Rush 5% 53% Single/runner struck by batted ball and is out; Schoendienst out at 3B/SS
t3 0-0 2 1-- O STL E. Slaughter B. Rush 3% 56% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- O CHC M. Owen H. Brecheen -3% 53% Strikeout Looking
b3 0-0 1 --- O CHC B. Rush H. Brecheen -2% 51% Strikeout Looking
b3 0-0 2 --- O CHC W. Terwilliger H. Brecheen -1% 50% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 0.
Top of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Bob Rush facing 5-6-7
t4 0-0 0 --- O STL J. Garagiola B. Rush 3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-0 1 --- STL R. Nelson B. Rush -8% 44% Triple to RF
t4 0-0 1 --3 O STL H. Walker B. Rush 8% 52% Fielder's Choice 1B; Walker to 2B/Adv on throw; Nelson out at Hm/1B-C-3B
t4 0-0 2 -2- O STL E. Miller B. Rush 4% 56% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 2-3-4
b4 0-0 0 --- CHC H. Jeffcoat H. Brecheen 11% 67% Triple
b4 0-0 0 --3 O CHC P. Ward H. Brecheen -5% 62% Strikeout
b4 0-0 1 --3 RO CHC H. Sauer H. Brecheen 3% 65% Groundout: P-1B; Jeffcoat Scores
b4 1-0 2 --- CHC A. Pafko H. Brecheen 1% 66% Walk
b4 1-0 2 1-- O CHC B. Serena H. Brecheen -2% 64% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 1.
Top of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Bob Rush facing 9-1-2
t5 0-1 0 --- O STL H. Brecheen B. Rush 3% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 0-1 1 --- O STL S. Hemus B. Rush 2% 69% Strikeout
t5 0-1 2 --- O STL R. Schoendienst B. Rush 1% 71% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 7-8-9
b5 1-0 0 --- CHC R. Smalley H. Brecheen 3% 74% Walk
b5 1-0 0 1-- O CHC M. Owen H. Brecheen -3% 71% Flyball: LF
b5 1-0 1 1-- O CHC B. Rush H. Brecheen -3% 68% Strikeout
b5 1-0 2 1-- O CHC W. Terwilliger H. Brecheen -2% 66% Smalley Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 1.
Top of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Cubs' Bob Rush facing 3-4-5
t6 0-1 0 --- O STL S. Musial B. Rush 4% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 0-1 1 --- O STL E. Slaughter B. Rush 3% 72% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 0-1 2 --- O STL J. Garagiola B. Rush 2% 74% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 1-2-3
b6 1-0 0 --- CHC W. Terwilliger H. Brecheen 9% 83% Triple to LF
b6 1-0 0 --3 O CHC H. Jeffcoat H. Brecheen -4% 79% Strikeout
b6 1-0 1 --3 RO CHC P. Ward H. Brecheen 3% 82% Flyball: CF; Terwilliger Scores
b6 2-0 2 --- O CHC H. Sauer H. Brecheen -1% 81% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 2.
Top of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-2, Cubs' Bob Rush facing 6-7-8
t7 0-2 0 --- O STL R. Nelson B. Rush 3% 85% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 0-2 1 --- O STL H. Walker B. Rush 2% 87% Foul Flyball: SS
t7 0-2 2 --- STL E. Miller B. Rush -2% 85% Walk
t7 0-2 2 1-- STL H. Brecheen B. Rush -3% 82% Walk; Miller to 2B
t7 0-2 2 12- O STL S. Hemus B. Rush 6% 89% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 5-6-7
b7 2-0 0 --- O CHC A. Pafko H. Brecheen -1% 88% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 2-0 1 --- O CHC B. Serena H. Brecheen -1% 87% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 2-0 2 --- O CHC R. Smalley H. Brecheen -1% 86% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 2.
Top of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-2, Cubs' Bob Rush facing 2-3-4
t8 0-2 0 --- O STL R. Schoendienst B. Rush 4% 90% Lineout: CF
t8 0-2 1 --- O STL S. Musial B. Rush 2% 92% Groundout: 1B-P
t8 0-2 2 --- STL E. Slaughter B. Rush -2% 90% Single to CF
t8 0-2 2 1-- O STL J. Garagiola B. Rush 4% 94% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 2.
Bottom of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 2-0, Cardinals' Harry Brecheen facing 8-9-1
b8 2-0 0 --- O CHC M. Owen H. Brecheen -1% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 2-0 1 --- O CHC B. Rush H. Brecheen -0% 93% Lineout: CF
b8 2-0 2 --- O CHC W. Terwilliger H. Brecheen -0% 92% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 2.
Top of the 9th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-2, Cubs' Bob Rush facing 6-7-8
t9 0-2 0 --- O STL R. Nelson B. Rush 4% 96% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 0-2 1 --- O STL H. Walker B. Rush 2% 99% Lineout: SS
Bill Howerton pinch hits for Eddie Miller (SS) batting 8th
t9 0-2 2 --- O STL B. Howerton B. Rush 1% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Cubs 2.

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