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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
9
2
BOS
@CLE
4
0
NYY
@DET
5
6
WSH
@SLB
3
6
 
(11)
STL
@BRO
1
2
CHC
@NYG
2
3
CIN
@PHI
4
8
Tuesday, July 30, 1946,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 8,412, Time of Game: 2:30
Cubs
2
51-43
 Lost 1 
3rd, 7½ GB
at Giants
3
43-53
 Won 1 
6th, 16½ GB
W: Gene Thompson (2-3)
L: Bob Chipman (4-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  7  2
Giants          1  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  1    3 10  1

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .259 .410 .331 .741 0 4 GDP
Don Johnson 2B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .246 .316 .289 .605 1 1
Marv Rickert LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .260 .325 .374 .700 2 0 GDP
   Peanuts Lowrey LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .333 .330 .664 1 0
Phil Cavarretta 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .307 .421 .457 .878 11 2
Andy Pafko CF 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .314 .408 .440 .848 2 0
Bill Nicholson RF 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .226 .327 .342 .670 3 0 SH
Clyde McCullough C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .291 .350 .426 .776 3 0
Billy Jurges SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .230 .343 .296 .639 2 2
   Dom Dallessandro 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .218 .419 .327 .746
   Lennie Merullo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .114 .195 .171 .366
   Bobby Sturgeon SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .287 .322 .339 .661 0 0
Paul Erickson P 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .056 .056 .111 .167 1 1 SH
   Frank Secory 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .244 .340 .537 .877
   Bob Chipman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .050 .000 .050 0 0
   Russ Bauers P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 29 2 7 2 5 0 36 .241 .353 .241 .594 26 10
SH: B Nicholson (3); P Erickson (3).
TB: A Pafko 2; C McCullough; B Jurges; P Cavarretta; D Johnson; M Rickert.
GIDP: S Hack (5); M Rickert (5).
RBI: A Pafko (30); P Cavarretta (50).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: B Jurges (5); M Rickert (4).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Buddy Blattner 2B 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .285 .385 .469 .854 4 1 2B
Buddy Kerr SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .256 .336 .343 .679 3 2
Willard Marshall CF 5 0 2 1 0 1 5 .269 .321 .367 .689 7 1
Johnny Mize 1B 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .344 .439 .594 1.034 6 1 2B,SB
Jack Graham RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .223 .273 .423 .696 2 0
   Mickey Witek 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .305 .366 .435 .801
   Johnny Rucker 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .337 .383 .720
Ernie Lombardi C 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .285 .353 .407 .760 0 1
Sid Gordon LF 3 0 0 0 2 0 5 .308 .387 .403 .790 4 0
Bill Rigney 3B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .238 .323 .298 .621 1 2
   Goody Rosen 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .288 .387 .361 .749
Mike Budnick P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .357 .583 .940 0 1
   Babe Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .331 .319 .650
   Gene Thompson P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333 .600 .333 .933 0 2
Team Totals 37 3 10 3 7 3 44 .270 .386 .324 .711 27 11
2B: B Blattner (13); J Mize (18).
TB: B Blattner 4; J Mize 3; W Marshall 2; E Lombardi; B Kerr; G Rosen.
RBI: G Rosen (25); J Mize (69); W Marshall (23).
Team LOB: 15.
Fielding
DP: 3. B Kerr-B Blattner-J Mize; J Mize-B Kerr-J Mize; W Marshall-B Blattner.
E: J Mize (9).
Baserunning
SB: J Mize (3).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Paul Erickson 8 8 2 1 5 2 0 1.39 38 57
Bob Chipman, L (4-5) 0.1 1 1 1 1 1 0 3.06 3
Russ Bauers 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.00 3
Team Totals 8.2 10 3 2 7 3 0 2.08 44 57

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Mike Budnick 6 5 2 2 4 0 0 2.89 25 50
Gene Thompson, W (2-3) 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 1.67 11
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 5 0 0 2.00 36 50
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Stewart, 1B - Tom Dunn, 2B - (none), 3B - George Magerkurth.
Time of Game: 2:30.
Attendance: 8,412.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         New York Giants
1 Stan Hack 3B 1 Buddy Blattner 2B
2 Don Johnson 2B 2 Buddy Kerr SS
3 Marv Rickert LF 3 Willard Marshall CF
4 Phil Cavarretta 1B 4 Johnny Mize 1B
5 Andy Pafko CF 5 Jack Graham RF
6 Bill Nicholson RF 6 Ernie Lombardi C
7 Clyde McCullough C 7 Sid Gordon LF
8 Billy Jurges SS 8 Bill Rigney 3B
9 Paul Erickson P 9 Mike Budnick P

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