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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
6
5
PHA
@CHW
6
2
WSH
@CLE
5
2
WSH
@CLE
1
4
NYY
@DET
7
0
BOS
@SLB
2
0
BOS
@SLB
6
3
 
(7)
STL
@BRO
6
4
 
(8)
PIT
@BSN
1
9
CIN
@NYG
4
3
CHC
@PHI
6
2
CHC
@PHI
4
7
 
(8)
Sunday, June 27, 1948,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 27,470, Time of Game: 2:13
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cubs
4
25-37
 Lost 1 
8th, 11 GB
at Phillies
7
31-33
 Won 1 
5th, 6 GB
W: Robin Roberts (2-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  0   3  0  1   0  0    4 10  1
Phillies        0  2  4   0  0  1   0  0    7  9  1

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Gene Mauch 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .216 .333 .270 .604 -0.115 1.21 0.036 -0.151 -1.1 0 2 CS
Eddie Waitkus 1B 3 0 2 0 1 0 4 .310 .369 .439 .808 0.049 0.98 0.079 -0.030 0.5 5 0
Hal Jeffcoat CF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .293 .323 .373 .697 -0.139 1.39 0.000 -0.139 -1.4 4 0
Andy Pafko 3B 4 1 2 0 0 2 4 .343 .416 .560 .977 -0.009 0.72 0.041 -0.050 0.1 5 2
Bill Nicholson RF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .276 .388 .490 .877 0.011 0.86 0.064 -0.052 0.7 4 0
Peanuts Lowrey LF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .366 .441 .425 .866 -0.051 1.00 0.031 -0.082 -0.4 0 0
Rube Walker C 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .204 .283 .259 .543 0.116 0.93 0.149 -0.032 1.8 4 0 2B
Dick Culler SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .150 .261 .175 .436 0.081 1.27 0.148 -0.067 0.5 2 3
Cliff Chambers P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .133 .133 .200 .333 -0.046 1.45 0.000 -0.046 -0.4 0 0
   Jess Dobernic P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Clarence Maddern PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .242 .273 .400 .673 -0.011 1.50 0.000 -0.011 0.1
   Hank Borowy P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .278 .389 .667 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Phil Cavarretta PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .230 .295 .333 .628 -0.053 2.43 0.000 -0.053 -0.3
   Emil Kush P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .286 .167 .452 -0.006 0.24 0.000 -0.006 -0.1 0 0
Team Totals 34 4 10 4 2 5 36 .294 .333 .324 .657 -0.173 1.09 0.548 -0.719 0.1 24 7
2B: R Walker (3, off R Roberts).
TB: R Walker 3; A Pafko 2; B Nicholson 2; E Waitkus 2; D Culler; G Mauch.
RBI: R Walker 2 (6); P Cavarretta (12); C Maddern (17).
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 2 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Mauch-A Pafko-D Culler-A Pafko.
E: G Mauch (4).
Baserunning
CS: G Mauch (4, 2nd base by R Roberts/A Seminick).

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Richie Ashburn CF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .344 .401 .403 .804 0.011 0.68 0.071 -0.059 0.4 4 0 2B
Emil Verban 2B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .220 .275 .273 .547 0.005 0.50 0.042 -0.037 -0.1 3 2
Johnny Blatnik LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .326 .370 .512 .881 0.040 0.69 0.081 -0.042 0.3 2 0 2B
   Harry Walker LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .223 .282 .289 .572 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Bert Haas 3B 3 2 1 1 1 0 4 .366 .474 .473 .947 0.082 0.64 0.093 -0.012 1.3 0 2
   Putsy Caballero 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .264 .262 .526 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Del Ennis RF 4 2 2 4 0 0 4 .309 .368 .528 .896 0.163 0.73 0.181 -0.018 2.3 3 0 HR,2B
Dick Sisler 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .268 .335 .437 .772 -0.031 0.45 0.013 -0.044 -0.4 3 0
Eddie Miller SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .251 .287 .372 .659 -0.044 0.51 0.006 -0.050 -0.5 3 1 2B
Andy Seminick C 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .180 .297 .256 .552 -0.016 0.50 0.008 -0.024 -0.9 5 1 IW
Robin Roberts P 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .143 .400 .143 .543 0.085 0.56 0.102 -0.017 0.8 1 1
Team Totals 34 7 9 7 4 3 38 .265 .342 .471 .813 0.295 0.59 0.597 -0.303 3.1 24 8
2B: D Ennis (20, off C Chambers); J Blatnik (14, off C Chambers); E Miller (10, off C Chambers); R Ashburn (10, off H Borowy).
HR: D Ennis (10, off C Chambers, 3rd inn, 2 on, 0 outs to LF).
IBB: A Seminick (3, by C Chambers).
TB: D Ennis 6; R Ashburn 3; E Miller 2; J Blatnik 2; R Roberts; B Haas; E Verban.
RBI: D Ennis 4 (45); R Roberts (2); J Blatnik (23); B Haas (15).
2-out RBI: R Roberts.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 14.
Fielding
E: B Haas (9).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Cliff Chambers, L (1-7) 2.1 5 6 6 2 1 1 6.59 16 22 -0.316 0.85 -5.2
Jess Dobernic 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.95 2 1 0 0.010 0.18 0.7
Hank Borowy 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 5.06 8 0 0 0.042 0.53 1.0
Emil Kush 3 2 1 1 1 1 0 4.46 12 0 0 -0.031 0.36 0.5
Team Totals 8 9 7 7 4 3 1 7.88 38 22 1 0 -0.295 0.59 -3.1

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Robin Roberts, W (2-1) 8 10 4 4 2 5 0 2.88 36 49 0.173 1.09 -0.1
Team Totals 8 10 4 4 2 5 0 4.50 36 49 0.173 1.09 -0.1
Balks: None.
WP: E Kush (3); R Roberts (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: C Chambers (3; A Seminick).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Butch Henline, 1B - Scotty Robb, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Stewart.
Time of Game: 2:13.
Attendance: 27,470.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Philadelphia Phillies
1 Gene Mauch 2B 1 Richie Ashburn CF
2 Eddie Waitkus 1B 2 Emil Verban 2B
3 Hal Jeffcoat CF 3 Johnny Blatnik LF
4 Andy Pafko 3B 4 Bert Haas 3B
5 Bill Nicholson RF 5 Del Ennis RF
6 Peanuts Lowrey LF 6 Dick Sisler 1B
7 Rube Walker C 7 Eddie Miller SS
8 Dick Culler SS 8 Andy Seminick C
9 Cliff Chambers P 9 Robin Roberts P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b2 0-0 0 1-- R PHI D. Ennis C. Chambers 13% 71% Double to RF; Haas Scores
b2 1-0 2 12- R PHI R. Roberts C. Chambers 10% 75% Single to LF; Ennis Scores; Seminick to 3B
t4 0-6 0 123 RR CHC R. Walker R. Roberts -9% 78% Single to CF; Pafko Scores; Nicholson Scores; Lowrey to 3B
t6 3-6 0 -2- CHC D. Culler R. Roberts -8% 73% Single to LF; Walker to 3B
b3 2-0 0 1-- PHI J. Blatnik C. Chambers 7% 86% Double to LF; Verban to 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Phillies' Robin Roberts facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- CHC G. Mauch R. Roberts -4% 46% Single to LF
t1 0-0 0 1-- O CHC E. Waitkus R. Roberts 6% 52% Mauch Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
t1 0-0 1 --- CHC E. Waitkus R. Roberts -2% 50% Single to CF
t1 0-0 1 1-- O CHC H. Jeffcoat R. Roberts 3% 53% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 1-- O CHC A. Pafko R. Roberts 2% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Phillies Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Cliff Chambers facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O PHI R. Ashburn C. Chambers -2% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O PHI E. Verban C. Chambers -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O PHI J. Blatnik C. Chambers -1% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Phillies' Robin Roberts facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O CHC B. Nicholson R. Roberts 2% 52% Flyball: SS
t2 0-0 1 --- O CHC P. Lowrey R. Roberts 2% 54% Flyball: 2B
t2 0-0 2 --- O CHC R. Walker R. Roberts 1% 55% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Phillies Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Cliff Chambers facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- PHI B. Haas C. Chambers 4% 59% Walk
b2 0-0 0 1-- R PHI D. Ennis C. Chambers 13% 71% Double to RF; Haas Scores
b2 1-0 0 -2- O PHI D. Sisler C. Chambers -4% 68% Strikeout
b2 1-0 1 -2- O PHI E. Miller C. Chambers -3% 65% Flyball: RF
b2 1-0 2 -2- PHI A. Seminick C. Chambers 1% 65% Intentional Walk
b2 1-0 2 12- R PHI R. Roberts C. Chambers 10% 75% Single to LF; Ennis Scores; Seminick to 3B
b2 2-0 2 1-3 O PHI R. Ashburn C. Chambers -3% 72% Flyball: SS
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 2.
Top of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-2, Phillies' Robin Roberts facing 8-9-1
t3 0-2 0 --- CHC D. Culler R. Roberts -4% 68% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
t3 0-2 0 1-- CHC C. Chambers R. Roberts -2% 65% Wild Pitch; Culler to 2B
t3 0-2 0 -2- O CHC C. Chambers R. Roberts 5% 70% Flyball: CF
t3 0-2 1 -2- O CHC G. Mauch R. Roberts 3% 73% Groundout: P-SS-1B; Culler to 3B
t3 0-2 2 --3 CHC E. Waitkus R. Roberts -2% 72% Walk
t3 0-2 2 1-3 O CHC H. Jeffcoat R. Roberts 5% 77% Groundout: SS unassisted/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Phillies Batting, Ahead 2-0, Cubs' Cliff Chambers facing 2-3-4
b3 2-0 0 --- PHI E. Verban C. Chambers 2% 79% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball)
b3 2-0 0 1-- PHI J. Blatnik C. Chambers 7% 86% Double to LF; Verban to 3B
b3 2-0 0 -23 R PHI B. Haas C. Chambers 4% 91% Fielder's Choice 2B; Verban Scores; Blatnik to 3B; Haas to 1B
b3 3-0 0 1-3 RRR PHI D. Ennis C. Chambers 6% 96% Home Run; Blatnik Scores; Haas Scores
b3 6-0 0 --- O PHI D. Sisler C. Chambers -0% 96% Flyball: SS
b3 6-0 1 --- PHI E. Miller C. Chambers 1% 96% Double to RF
Jess Dobernic replaces Cliff Chambers pitching and batting 9th
b3 6-0 1 -2- O PHI A. Seminick J. Dobernic -0% 96% Flyball: CF
b3 6-0 2 -2- O PHI R. Roberts J. Dobernic -0% 96% Lineout: RF
4 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 6.
Top of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-6, Phillies' Robin Roberts facing 4-5-6
t4 0-6 0 --- CHC A. Pafko R. Roberts -1% 94% Single to CF
t4 0-6 0 1-- CHC B. Nicholson R. Roberts -4% 90% Single to RF; Pafko to 3B
t4 0-6 0 1-3 CHC P. Lowrey R. Roberts -3% 87% Walk; Nicholson to 2B
t4 0-6 0 123 RR CHC R. Walker R. Roberts -9% 78% Single to CF; Pafko Scores; Nicholson Scores; Lowrey to 3B
t4 2-6 0 1-3 O CHC D. Culler R. Roberts 5% 84% Strikeout
Clarence Maddern pinch hits for Jess Dobernic (P) batting 9th
t4 2-6 1 1-3 RO CHC C. Maddern R. Roberts 1% 85% Lineout: LF; Lowrey Scores
t4 3-6 2 1-- O CHC G. Mauch R. Roberts 2% 87% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 3, Phillies 6.
Bottom of the 4th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 6-3, Cubs' Hank Borowy facing 1-2-3
Hank Borowy replaces Clarence Maddern (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b4 6-3 0 --- PHI R. Ashburn H. Borowy 3% 89% Double to CF
b4 6-3 0 -2- O PHI E. Verban H. Borowy -2% 88% Foul Flyball: C
b4 6-3 1 -2- OO PHI J. Blatnik H. Borowy -3% 84% Double Play: Fielder's Choice 2B; Ashburn out at 3B/2B-3B; Blatnik out at 2B/3B-SS-3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 3, Phillies 6.
Top of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Behind 3-6, Phillies' Robin Roberts facing 2-3-4
t5 3-6 0 --- CHC E. Waitkus R. Roberts -4% 81% Single to 2B
t5 3-6 0 1-- O CHC H. Jeffcoat R. Roberts 4% 84% Strikeout
t5 3-6 1 1-- O CHC A. Pafko R. Roberts 3% 87% Strikeout
t5 3-6 2 1-- CHC B. Nicholson R. Roberts -3% 84% Single to RF; Waitkus to 3B
t5 3-6 2 1-3 O CHC P. Lowrey R. Roberts 5% 89% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 3, Phillies 6.
Bottom of the 5th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 6-3, Cubs' Hank Borowy facing 4-5-6
b5 6-3 0 --- PHI B. Haas H. Borowy 1% 90% Single to CF
b5 6-3 0 1-- O PHI D. Ennis H. Borowy -1% 89% Lineout: RF
b5 6-3 1 1-- PHI D. Sisler H. Borowy 1% 90% Walk; Haas to 2B
b5 6-3 1 12- O PHI E. Miller H. Borowy -2% 89% Flyball: RF
b5 6-3 2 12- O PHI A. Seminick H. Borowy -2% 87% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 3, Phillies 6.
Top of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Behind 3-6, Phillies' Robin Roberts facing 7-8-9
t6 3-6 0 --- CHC R. Walker R. Roberts -6% 81% Double to RF
t6 3-6 0 -2- CHC D. Culler R. Roberts -8% 73% Single to LF; Walker to 3B
Phil Cavarretta pinch hits for Hank Borowy (P) batting 9th
t6 3-6 0 1-3 RO CHC P. Cavarretta R. Roberts 5% 78% Lineout: LF; Walker Scores
t6 4-6 1 1-- O CHC G. Mauch R. Roberts 4% 82% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t6 4-6 2 1-- O CHC E. Waitkus R. Roberts 3% 85% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 4, Phillies 6.
Bottom of the 6th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 6-4, Cubs' Emil Kush facing 9-1-2
Emil Kush replaces Phil Cavarretta (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b6 6-4 0 --- O PHI R. Roberts E. Kush -1% 84% Flyball: 3B
b6 6-4 1 --- PHI R. Ashburn E. Kush 1% 85% Single to RF
b6 6-4 1 1-- PHI E. Verban E. Kush 2% 87% Single to CF; Ashburn to 2B
b6 6-4 1 12- PHI J. Blatnik E. Kush 3% 90% Wild Pitch; Ashburn to 3B; Verban to 2B
b6 6-4 1 -23 RO PHI J. Blatnik E. Kush 1% 91% Flyball: CF; Ashburn Scores
b6 7-4 2 -2- O PHI B. Haas E. Kush -1% 90% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 4, Phillies 7.
Top of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Behind 4-7, Phillies' Robin Roberts facing 3-4-5
Putsy Caballero replaces Bert Haas playing 3B batting 4th
Harry Walker replaces Johnny Blatnik playing LF batting 3rd
t7 4-7 0 --- O CHC H. Jeffcoat R. Roberts 2% 92% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 4-7 1 --- CHC A. Pafko R. Roberts -3% 90% Single to CF
t7 4-7 1 1-- O CHC B. Nicholson R. Roberts 3% 93% Flyball: CF
t7 4-7 2 1-- O CHC P. Lowrey R. Roberts 2% 95% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 4, Phillies 7.
Bottom of the 7th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 7-4, Cubs' Emil Kush facing 5-6-7
b7 7-4 0 --- O PHI D. Ennis E. Kush -1% 94% Flyball: 3B
b7 7-4 1 --- O PHI D. Sisler E. Kush -0% 94% Flyball: 3B
b7 7-4 2 --- O PHI E. Miller E. Kush -0% 93% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Phillies 7.
Top of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Behind 4-7, Phillies' Robin Roberts facing 7-8-9
t8 4-7 0 --- O CHC R. Walker R. Roberts 2% 95% Groundout: 2B-P
t8 4-7 1 --- O CHC D. Culler R. Roberts 1% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
t8 4-7 2 --- O CHC E. Kush R. Roberts 1% 97% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 4, Phillies 7.
Bottom of the 8th, Phillies Batting, Ahead 7-4, Cubs' Emil Kush facing 8-9-1
b8 7-4 0 --- O PHI A. Seminick E. Kush -0% 97% Strikeout
b8 7-4 1 --- PHI R. Roberts E. Kush 0% 97% Walk
b8 7-4 1 1-- O PHI R. Ashburn E. Kush -0% 97% Flyball: 1B
b8 7-4 2 1-- O PHI E. Verban E. Kush -0% 97% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 4, Phillies 7.

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