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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
5
13
WSH
@CLE
0
6
NYY
@DET
11
4
BOS
@SLB
4
6
PIT
@BSN
1
3
CIN
@NYG
4
7
CHC
@PHI
1
4
Tuesday, August 21, 1951,
, Shibe Park
Attendance: 7,683, Time of Game: 2:25
Cubs
1
51-65
 Lost 3 
7th, 23½ GB
at Phillies
4
59-60
 Won 1 
3rd, 17 GB
W: Ken Johnson (4-4)
L: Cal McLish (3-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  0    1  5  1
Phillies        1  0  0   1  0  0   1  1  X    4 12  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
Eddie Miksis 2B 3 0 0 0 2 0 5 .280 .334 .351 .685 3 0
Hal Jeffcoat RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .268 .306 .394 .700 1 0 GDP
Frank Baumholtz CF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .305 .364 .409 .772 0 0 2B
Hank Sauer LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .266 .328 .477 .805 2 0
Randy Jackson 3B 1 0 0 1 2 0 4 .277 .339 .439 .779 2 5 HBP
Bruce Edwards C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .252 .328 .443 .772 3 0
Phil Cavarretta 1B 2 0 0 0 1 2 3 .318 .407 .422 .829 6 2
   Chuck Connors 1B 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .257 .305 .313 .618 3 1
Roy Smalley SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .213 .275 .355 .629 3 2
   Gene Hermanski PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258 .367 .344 .711
Cal McLish P 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .152 .200 .212 .412 1 2
   Smoky Burgess PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .261 .315 .333 .648
Team Totals 30 1 5 1 7 5 38 .167 .342 .200 .542 24 12
2B: F Baumholtz (23).
HBP: R Jackson (2).
TB: F Baumholtz 2; H Sauer; C McLish; C Connors; H Jeffcoat.
GIDP: H Jeffcoat (3).
RBI: R Jackson (65).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: F Baumholtz (7).

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Putsy Caballero 2B 5 1 3 1 0 1 5 .219 .286 .313 .598 3 4
Richie Ashburn CF 3 1 2 0 0 0 5 .341 .395 .422 .817 3 0 2·2B,2·SH
Dick Sisler LF 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .304 .366 .444 .810 0 0 3B
   Bill Nicholson RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .342 .474 .816 0 0
Del Ennis RF-LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .272 .357 .420 .776 8 0
Tommy Brown 1B 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .218 .273 .391 .664 10 0
Willie Jones 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .273 .350 .433 .783 0 1
Granny Hamner SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .260 .293 .372 .665 1 3 SB
Del Wilber C 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .279 .328 .413 .742 5 0 2B
Ken Johnson P 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .115 .148 .115 .264 0 1
   Bubba Church P 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .224 .235 .313 .549 1 1 SH
Team Totals 33 4 12 4 2 3 38 .364 .400 .515 .915 * 10
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: R Ashburn 2 (25); D Wilber (6).
3B: D Sisler (5).
SH: R Ashburn 2 (13); B Church (6).
TB: R Ashburn 4; P Caballero 3; D Wilber 3; D Sisler 3; K Johnson; W Jones; T Brown; G Hamner.
RBI: P Caballero (9); T Brown (29); D Sisler (47); D Wilber (28).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Hamner-P Caballero-T Brown.
Baserunning
SB: G Hamner (7).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Cal McLish, L (3-8) 8 12 4 4 2 3 0 3.72 38 43
Team Totals 8 12 4 4 2 3 0 4.50 38 43

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ken Johnson, W (4-4) 7.1 4 1 1 6 5 0 3.83 31 65
Bubba Church, S (1) 1.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.36 7
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 7 5 0 1.00 38 65
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: K Johnson (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry Goetz, 1B - Lou Jorda, 2B - Frank Dascoli, 3B - Lon Warneke.
Time of Game: 2:25.
Attendance: 7,683.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Philadelphia Phillies
1 Eddie Miksis 2B 1 Putsy Caballero 2B
2 Hal Jeffcoat RF 2 Richie Ashburn CF
3 Frank Baumholtz CF 3 Dick Sisler LF
4 Hank Sauer LF 4 Del Ennis RF
5 Randy Jackson 3B 5 Tommy Brown 1B
6 Bruce Edwards C 6 Willie Jones 3B
7 Phil Cavarretta 1B 7 Granny Hamner SS
8 Roy Smalley SS 8 Del Wilber C
9 Cal McLish P 9 Ken Johnson P

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