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Scores
Standings
DET
@CHW
7
8
KCA
@CLE
5
7
BAL
@NYY
2
3
BOS
@WSH
2
6
STL
@CIN
4
7
CHC
@MLN
1
6
BRO
@PHI
2
3
NYG
@PIT
14
9
 
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Saturday, August 20, 1955,
, County Stadium
Attendance: 29,851, Time of Game: 2:35
Cubs
1
59-67
 Lost 3 
6th, 22½ GB
at Braves
6
68-55
 Won 4 
2nd, 12 GB
W: Ray Crone (8-7)
L: Sam Jones (10-17)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  4  0
Braves          1  0  0   1  1  3   0  0  X    6  8  0
RetroSheet has deduced an incomplete play-by-play account of this game.

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dee Fondy 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .255 .302 .415 .716 6 2
Gene Baker 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .285 .343 .415 .758 4 1
Frank Baumholtz RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .283 .315 .398 .713 1 0
Ernie Banks SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .295 .342 .594 .936 1 1
Randy Jackson 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .270 .346 .444 .789 1 0 2B
Hank Sauer LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .219 .299 .397 .696 0 0
Eddie Miksis CF 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .230 .278 .317 .595 3 0
Harry Chiti C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .231 .280 .354 .634 6 3
Sam Jones P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .150 .190 .150 .340 1 1
   Dave Hillman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100 .308 .100 .408 0 0
   Jim King PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .245 .305 .430 .734
   Harry Perkowski P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .182 .182 .364 1 0
Team Totals 31 1 4 1 1 5 32 .129 .156 .161 .318 24 8
2B: R Jackson (13).
TB: R Jackson 2; E Banks; F Baumholtz; E Miksis.
RBI: E Miksis (33).
Team LOB: 4.

Milwaukee Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bill Bruton CF 2 2 0 0 2 0 5 .273 .329 .406 .735 3 0 HBP,IW
Danny O'Connell 2B 4 1 0 0 1 1 5 .238 .291 .324 .614 1 4
Eddie Mathews 3B 3 1 0 0 2 1 5 .285 .409 .603 1.012 0 2
Hank Aaron RF 4 0 3 5 0 0 5 .316 .368 .557 .925 1 0 3B,2B,CS,HBP
Johnny Logan SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .300 .368 .445 .813 2 4
George Crowe 1B 4 1 1 1 0 2 4 .289 .382 .505 .887 13 1 HR
Chuck Tanner LF 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .263 .338 .400 .738 2 0
Del Crandall C 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .253 .315 .475 .791 5 1 2B
Ray Crone P 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 .200 .226 .200 .426 0 1 2·SH
Team Totals 29 6 8 6 7 7 40 .276 .447 .517 .965 27 13
2B: H Aaron (28); D Crandall (14).
3B: H Aaron (8).
HR: G Crowe (8).
SH: R Crone 2 (3).
IBB: B Bruton (6).
HBP: B Bruton (4); H Aaron (3).
TB: H Aaron 6; G Crowe 4; D Crandall 3; C Tanner 2.
RBI: H Aaron 5 (93); G Crowe (31).
Team LOB: 10.
Baserunning
CS: H Aaron (1).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Sam Jones, L (10-17) 5.2 6 6 6 7 5 1 4.33 31 31
Dave Hillman 1.1 2 0 0 0 2 0 5.26 6
Harry Perkowski 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.06 3
Team Totals 8 8 6 6 7 7 1 6.75 40 31

Milwaukee Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ray Crone, W (8-7) 9 4 1 1 1 5 0 3.19 32 79
Team Totals 9 4 1 1 1 5 0 1.00 32 79
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: S Jones 2 (13).
IBB: S Jones (5).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Stan Landes, 1B - Lee Ballanfant, 2B - Al Barlick, 3B - Bill Jackowski.
Time of Game: 2:35.
Attendance: 29,851.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Milwaukee Braves
1 Dee Fondy 1B 1 Bill Bruton CF
2 Gene Baker 2B 2 Danny O'Connell 2B
3 Frank Baumholtz RF 3 Eddie Mathews 3B
4 Ernie Banks SS 4 Hank Aaron RF
5 Randy Jackson 3B 5 Johnny Logan SS
6 Hank Sauer LF 6 George Crowe 1B
7 Eddie Miksis CF 7 Chuck Tanner LF
8 Harry Chiti C 8 Del Crandall C
9 Sam Jones P 9 Ray Crone P

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