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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: 25,725, Time of Game: 2:58
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cubs
10
35-46
 Lost 1 
5th, 23½ GB
at Giants
12
42-46
 Won 1 
4th, 20 GB
L: Red Lynn (1-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            1  0  4   0  0  0   2  3  0   10 12  1
Giants          0  0  5   0  4  0   1  2  X   12 12  1

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 4 3 2 0 2 1 6 .214 .318 .286 .604 2 1 2B
Roy Hughes SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .319 .363 .385 .748 1 0
   Bill Schuster SS 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .195 .244 .268 .513 1 2
Phil Cavarretta 1B 5 2 1 1 1 1 6 .296 .380 .423 .803 4 2 GDP
Bill Nicholson RF 3 2 2 3 2 0 5 .292 .389 .584 .974 3 0 HR
Dom Dallessandro LF 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .308 .407 .471 .878 0 0
   Ival Goodman LF 2 2 1 3 2 0 4 .273 .385 .386 .771 4 0 HR
Andy Pafko CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 5 .266 .307 .346 .653 2 1 HBP
Don Johnson 2B 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .293 .329 .363 .692 3 1 2B,GDP
Dewey Williams C 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .270 .308 .297 .605 3 0
Hank Wyse P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .140 .157 .140 .297 0 0
   Paul Derringer P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143 .167 .143 .310 0 0
   Lennie Merullo 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .203 .182 .385
   Paul Erickson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .158 .000 .158 1 1
   Lou Novikoff 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .305 .359 .458 .817
   Bob Chipman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176 .243 .176 .420 0 0
   Ed Hanyzewski P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067 .176 .067 .243 0 0
   Mack Stewart P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Billy Holm 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .113 .223 .123 .346
   Red Lynn P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 0
Team Totals 38 10 12 9 9 2 48 .316 .458 .526 .985 24 8
2B: S Hack (3); D Johnson (20).
HR: B Nicholson (21); I Goodman (1).
HBP: A Pafko (3).
TB: B Nicholson 5; I Goodman 4; S Hack 3; D Johnson 2; B Schuster 2; P Cavarretta; A Pafko; D Williams; D Dallessandro.
GIDP: D Johnson (6); P Cavarretta (6).
RBI: B Nicholson 3 (65); I Goodman 3 (10); P Cavarretta (42); D Johnson (38); A Pafko (34).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
E: B Schuster (9).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Rucker CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .257 .288 .350 .638 2 1 2B
George Hausmann 2B 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .218 .288 .282 .570 4 2 2B
Mel Ott RF 3 4 3 3 2 0 5 .304 .442 .588 1.030 4 0 3B,SB
Joe Medwick LF 3 2 2 3 1 0 5 .321 .371 .437 .808 1 0 2B,SH
Phil Weintraub 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 5 .322 .438 .569 1.007 8 0 SH
Gus Mancuso C 4 1 1 2 1 0 5 .257 .365 .324 .688 2 0 3B
Buddy Kerr SS 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .269 .332 .378 .710 3 6 SB
Hal Luby 3B 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .235 .349 .271 .620 1 2
Frank Seward P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .095 .095 .143 .238 0 1
   Rube Fischer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .087 .087 .087 .174 0 0
   Bruce Sloan 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .176 .333 .176 .510
   Jack Brewer P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0
   Ace Adams P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .087 .160 .087 .247 0 0
   Ewald Pyle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .120 .267 .120 .387 0 0
   Andy Hansen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333 1 0
   Bob Barthelson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 34 12 12 11 6 1 42 .353 .450 .559 1.009 27 12
2B: J Rucker (8); G Hausmann (11); J Medwick (15).
3B: M Ott (4); G Mancuso (1).
SH: J Medwick (6); P Weintraub (3).
TB: M Ott 5; G Mancuso 3; J Medwick 3; P Weintraub 2; G Hausmann 2; J Rucker 2; B Kerr; H Luby.
RBI: J Medwick 3 (51); M Ott 3 (60); G Mancuso 2 (18); B Kerr (36); H Luby (17); P Weintraub (58).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Kerr-P Weintraub; H Luby-G Hausmann-P Weintraub.
E: B Kerr (24).
Baserunning
SB: M Ott (2); B Kerr (7).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Wyse 2.1 3 5 5 3 1 0 3.64 13 29
Paul Derringer 2.2 5 4 3 0 0 0 4.24 13
Paul Erickson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.50 3
Bob Chipman 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 3.67 4
Ed Hanyzewski 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.44 2
Mack Stewart 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1
Red Lynn, L (1-1) 1 3 2 2 1 0 0 3.86 6
Team Totals 8 12 12 11 6 1 0 12.38 42 29

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Frank Seward 2.1 6 4 4 0 0 1 5.05 13 29
Rube Fischer 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 0 6.71 3
Jack Brewer 3.2 4 2 1 4 2 1 5.28 18
Ace Adams 0.1 0 2 2 2 0 0 3.61 4
Ewald Pyle 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 4.31 2
Andy Hansen 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 7.78 4
Bob Barthelson, W (1-0) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 4
Team Totals 9 12 10 8 9 2 2 8.00 48 29
Balks: None.
WP: R Lynn (2).
HBP: A Hansen (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Barr, 1B - Ziggy Sears, 2B - (none), 3B - Jocko Conlan.
Time of Game: 2:58.
Attendance: 25,725.
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 Gus Mancuso C
7 Don Johnson 2B 7 Buddy Kerr SS
8 Dewey Williams C 8 Hal Luby 3B
9 Hank Wyse P 9 Frank Seward P

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