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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
7
6
NYY
@CHW
6
10
WSH
@CLE
3
4
WSH
@CLE
5
9
PHA
@DET
13
3
PHA
@DET
3
2
BOS
@SLB
12
1
BOS
@SLB
3
9
PIT
@BRO
7
5
PIT
@BRO
9
4
 
(11)
STL
@BSN
3
2
STL
@BSN
5
2
CHC
@NYG
7
4
CHC
@NYG
10
12
CIN
@PHI
6
7
CIN
@PHI
2
1
Sunday, July 23, 1944,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:10
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cubs
7
35-45
 Won 3 
5th, 23½ GB
at Giants
4
41-46
 Lost 5 
4th, 20 GB
W: Bob Chipman (9-4)
L: Bill Voiselle (12-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  1  0   1  0  3   1  1  0    7  9  1
Giants          0  0  0   1  1  1   0  1  0    4  7  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .204 .301 .269 .569 1 4
Roy Hughes SS 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .321 .366 .387 .753 2 2 SB
Phil Cavarretta 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .298 .381 .426 .807 12 0
Bill Nicholson RF 3 4 3 4 1 0 4 .289 .384 .574 .957 2 0 3·HR
Dom Dallessandro LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .305 .405 .468 .873 1 0
Andy Pafko CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .266 .305 .348 .653 0 0
Don Johnson 2B 4 1 3 1 0 1 4 .294 .331 .362 .694 4 4
Mickey Kreitner C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .138 .243 .169 .412 5 0 GDP
Bob Chipman P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .176 .243 .176 .420 0 0
   Hy Vandenberg P 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .211 .211 .211 .421 0 0
Team Totals 32 7 9 7 3 3 35 .281 .343 .563 .905 27 10
HR: B Nicholson 3 (20).
TB: B Nicholson 12; D Johnson 3; D Dallessandro; P Cavarretta; H Vandenberg.
GIDP: M Kreitner (1).
RBI: B Nicholson 4 (62); H Vandenberg (3); D Johnson (37); P Cavarretta (41).
Team LOB: 1.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Hack-D Johnson-P Cavarretta.
E: B Nicholson (4).
Baserunning
SB: R Hughes (10).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Rucker CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .258 .289 .349 .638 3 1
George Hausmann 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .217 .286 .278 .563 2 6
Mel Ott RF 3 2 2 1 1 1 4 .297 .434 .577 1.011 0 0 HR
Joe Medwick LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .318 .366 .431 .798 0 0
Phil Weintraub 1B 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .319 .438 .570 1.007 15 0 2B
Ernie Lombardi C 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .277 .364 .370 .733 4 1
Buddy Kerr SS 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .270 .333 .379 .713 1 4 GDP
Hal Luby 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .233 .346 .270 .615 2 4 HBP
Bill Voiselle P 1 0 1 1 1 0 2 .215 .261 .246 .507 0 1
   Ace Adams P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .258 0 0
   Bruce Sloan 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .188 .350 .188 .538
   Andy Hansen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0
   Danny Gardella 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .252 .325 .468 .794
Team Totals 33 4 7 4 3 4 37 .212 .297 .333 .631 27 17
2B: P Weintraub (13).
HR: M Ott (21).
HBP: H Luby (2).
TB: M Ott 5; P Weintraub 2; E Lombardi; J Medwick; G Hausmann; B Voiselle.
GIDP: B Kerr (9).
RBI: P Weintraub (57); B Voiselle (5); J Medwick (48); M Ott (57).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. G Hausmann-B Kerr-P Weintraub; J Rucker-H Luby-G Hausmann.

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Chipman, W (9-4) 5.1 6 3 3 1 3 1 3.59 23 46
Hy Vandenberg, S (1) 3.2 1 1 1 2 1 0 3.84 14
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 3 4 1 4.00 37 46

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Voiselle, L (12-12) 6 7 6 6 3 2 2 2.43 26 33
Ace Adams 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.42 2
Andy Hansen 2 1 1 1 0 1 1 8.05 7
Team Totals 9 9 7 7 3 3 3 7.00 35 33
Balks: None.
WP: B Chipman (3).
HBP: H Vandenberg (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Jocko Conlan, 1B - George Barr, 2B - (none), 3B - Ziggy Sears.
Time of Game: 2:10.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         New York Giants
1 Stan Hack 3B 1 Johnny Rucker CF
2 Roy Hughes SS 2 George Hausmann 2B
3 Phil Cavarretta 1B 3 Mel Ott RF
4 Bill Nicholson RF 4 Joe Medwick LF
5 Dom Dallessandro LF 5 Phil Weintraub 1B
6 Andy Pafko CF 6 Ernie Lombardi C
7 Don Johnson 2B 7 Buddy Kerr SS
8 Mickey Kreitner C 8 Hal Luby 3B
9 Bob Chipman P 9 Bill Voiselle P

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