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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
6
4
CHW
@NYY
7
1
DET
@PHA
8
6
SLB
@WSH
8
0
SLB
@WSH
3
2
 
(10)
PHI
@CHC
4
7
NYG
@CIN
6
5
BSN
@PIT
5
6
BRO
@STL
1
7
Tuesday, September 18, 1951,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 2,929, Time of Game: 2:20
Phillies
4
69-76
 Lost 1 
5th, 22½ GB
at Cubs
7
60-85
 Won 2 
7th, 31½ GB
W: Cal McLish (4-10)
L: Lou Possehl (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Phillies        0  0  0   0  0  3   0  0  1    4  7  3
Cubs            1  0  3   1  0  0   1  1  X    7 14  1
RetroSheet has deduced an incomplete play-by-play account of this game.

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Young 2B 4 1 0 0 1 1 5 .212 .257 .303 .560 1 3
Richie Ashburn CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .343 .392 .425 .818 3 0
Willie Jones 3B 4 1 1 3 0 0 4 .278 .353 .449 .801 0 2 HR
Del Ennis LF 3 0 2 0 1 0 4 .274 .360 .419 .779 2 0 2B,CS
Mel Clark RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .393 .393 .536 .929 2 0
Granny Hamner SS 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .251 .284 .359 .643 0 0 2B
   Eddie Pellagrini SS 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .223 .320 .349 .669 3 0 HR
Eddie Waitkus 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .260 .322 .324 .645 8 1
Andy Seminick C 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .225 .360 .364 .724 4 0
   Putsy Caballero PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .186 .243 .248 .491
Lou Possehl P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 0
   Jackie Mayo PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500
   Andy Hansen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .667 1.000 1.667 0 1
   Dick Sisler PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .289 .354 .419 .773
   Ken Johnson PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .167 .143 .310
   Jim Konstanty P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158 .158 .211 .368 0 2
   Bill Nicholson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263 .365 .533 .898
Team Totals 32 4 7 4 5 5 37 .219 .324 .469 .793 24 9
2B: D Ennis (20); G Hamner (22).
HR: W Jones (19); E Pellagrini (4).
TB: W Jones 4; E Pellagrini 4; D Ennis 3; G Hamner 2; M Clark; R Ashburn.
RBI: W Jones 3 (72); E Pellagrini (26).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. W Jones-D Young-E Waitkus.
E: D Young (3); E Pellagrini 2 (4).
Baserunning
CS: D Ennis (2).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Miksis 2B 4 3 2 0 1 0 5 .276 .329 .352 .681 0 5 3B,2B
Carmen Mauro CF 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .176 .263 .235 .498 2 1
Randy Jackson 3B 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .272 .329 .422 .751 2 1 3B,2B,SB
Hank Sauer LF 4 1 2 2 1 1 5 .267 .328 .492 .820 3 0 2B
Frank Baumholtz RF 5 2 3 1 0 0 5 .287 .344 .389 .732 4 0 3B
Fred Richards 1B 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .167 .167 .167 .333 8 0
Harry Chiti C 5 0 3 1 0 0 5 .600 .600 .800 1.400 5 2 2B,GDP
Bob Ramazzotti SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .245 .289 .329 .618 2 0
Cal McLish P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .119 .178 .167 .344 1 1
   Johnny Klippstein P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111 .111 .194 .306 0 0
Team Totals 40 7 14 7 3 4 43 .350 .395 .600 .995 27 10
2B: E Miksis (12); R Jackson (22); H Sauer (19); H Chiti (1).
3B: E Miksis (3); R Jackson (6); F Baumholtz (10).
TB: R Jackson 6; E Miksis 5; F Baumholtz 5; H Chiti 4; H Sauer 3; F Richards.
GIDP: H Chiti (1).
RBI: R Jackson 2 (75); H Sauer 2 (85); F Richards (1); H Chiti (1); F Baumholtz (49).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
DP: 1. H Chiti-B Ramazzotti.
E: B Ramazzotti (11).
Baserunning
SB: R Jackson (13).

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lou Possehl, L (0-1) 4 8 5 4 2 4 0 9.00 23 30
Andy Hansen 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.25 8
Jim Konstanty 2 5 2 2 0 0 0 4.13 12
Team Totals 8 14 7 6 3 4 0 6.75 43 30

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Cal McLish, W (4-10) 5 5 3 3 2 2 1 4.57 21 45
Johnny Klippstein, S (2) 4 2 1 1 3 3 1 4.34 16
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 5 5 2 4.00 37 45
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - Lon Warneke, 2B - (none), 3B - Larry Goetz.
Time of Game: 2:20.
Attendance: 2,929.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Phillies         Chicago Cubs
1 Dick Young 2B 1 Eddie Miksis 2B
2 Richie Ashburn CF 2 Carmen Mauro CF
3 Willie Jones 3B 3 Randy Jackson 3B
4 Del Ennis LF 4 Hank Sauer LF
5 Mel Clark RF 5 Frank Baumholtz RF
6 Granny Hamner SS 6 Fred Richards 1B
7 Eddie Waitkus 1B 7 Harry Chiti C
8 Andy Seminick C 8 Bob Ramazzotti SS
9 Lou Possehl P 9 Cal McLish P

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