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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
6
2
NYY
@CHW
3
0
BOS
@CLE
2
0
BOS
@CLE
7
5
PHA
@DET
3
13
PHA
@DET
8
8
 
(11)
WSH
@SLB
4
5
WSH
@SLB
13
4
CIN
@BRO
4
1
CIN
@BRO
5
7
MLN
@NYG
5
7
MLN
@NYG
2
1
 
(5)
CHC
@PHI
5
3
CHC
@PHI
5
6
STL
@PIT
8
2
STL
@PIT
4
6
Sunday, July 19, 1953,
, Connie Mack Stadium
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:17
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cubs
5
31-52
 Won 1 
7th, 22½ GB
at Phillies
3
47-38
 Lost 3 
3rd, 6½ GB
W: Paul Minner (6-10)
L: Karl Drews (5-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  0   5  0  0   0  0  0    5 10  0
Phillies        0  2  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    3 12  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Frank Baumholtz RF 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .328 .372 .446 .818 -0.025 0.49 0.021 -0.046 -0.4 1 1
Eddie Miksis 2B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .245 .281 .331 .613 -0.073 0.53 0.000 -0.073 -0.9 1 1
Dee Fondy 1B 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .306 .360 .495 .855 0.115 0.63 0.134 -0.019 1.1 7 0 HR,2B
Ralph Kiner LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .270 .388 .520 .908 -0.061 0.84 0.005 -0.066 -0.6 2 0
Randy Jackson 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .289 .351 .511 .862 -0.034 0.83 0.032 -0.066 -0.6 3 2
Joe Garagiola C 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .246 .335 .368 .703 0.210 0.84 0.224 -0.014 1.8 6 0 3B
Tommy Brown SS 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 .164 .282 .295 .577 -0.067 1.09 0.023 -0.090 -0.9 1 2 HBP,GDP
Hal Jeffcoat CF 4 1 1 3 0 1 4 .239 .311 .328 .639 0.160 1.08 0.216 -0.056 1.4 6 0 HR
Paul Minner P 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .220 .256 .341 .597 -0.056 0.52 0.000 -0.056 -0.8 0 1
   Howie Pollet P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 35 5 10 5 2 4 38 .286 .342 .543 .885 0.169 0.75 0.655 -0.486 0.1 27 7
2B: D Fondy (14, off B Miller).
3B: J Garagiola (3, off K Drews).
HR: D Fondy (12, off K Drews, 4th inn, 0 on, 0 outs); H Jeffcoat (2, off K Drews, 4th inn, 2 on, 1 out).
HBP: T Brown (2, by K Drews).
TB: D Fondy 7; J Garagiola 5; H Jeffcoat 4; F Baumholtz 2; R Jackson.
GIDP: T Brown (3).
RBI: H Jeffcoat 3 (9); D Fondy (45); J Garagiola (21).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 2.
Fielding
DP: 2. D Fondy; T Brown-E Miksis-D Fondy.
Outfield Assists: F Baumholtz (R Ashburn at home plate).

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Eddie Waitkus 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .306 .336 .405 .742 -0.098 0.91 0.000 -0.098 -0.8 13 0
Richie Ashburn CF 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .311 .375 .384 .758 0.098 0.81 0.113 -0.014 0.7 4 0
Mel Clark RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .317 .356 .427 .783 -0.166 1.55 0.059 -0.225 -1.2 1 0 GDP
Del Ennis LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .287 .354 .487 .841 -0.035 1.23 0.042 -0.076 -0.2 1 1
Granny Hamner 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .275 .307 .452 .759 0.088 1.54 0.181 -0.093 0.6 3 5 3B,2B
Stan Lopata C 4 1 2 2 0 1 4 .241 .333 .416 .749 0.087 1.91 0.220 -0.132 1.4 5 0 HR,2B
Willie Jones 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .220 .331 .405 .737 0.026 1.64 0.098 -0.072 0.0 0 4
Ted Kazanski SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .204 .250 .276 .526 -0.006 1.00 0.047 -0.053 -0.2 0 3
   Tommy Glaviano PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .204 .403 .444 .847 -0.121 4.83 0.000 -0.121 -0.7
Karl Drews P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .051 .075 .051 .126 -0.016 0.63 0.000 -0.016 -0.3 0 0
   Bob Miller P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .071 .071 .071 .143 -0.033 1.26 0.000 -0.033 -0.3 0 1
   Connie Ryan PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .298 .370 .451 .821 -0.052 2.10 0.000 -0.052 -0.3
   Jim Konstanty P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .263 .263 .526 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Smoky Burgess PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .288 .377 .412 .789 -0.103 3.64 0.000 -0.103 -0.5
Team Totals 36 3 12 3 0 3 36 .333 .333 .528 .861 -0.331 1.50 0.760 -1.088 -1.9 27 14
2B: S Lopata (8, off P Minner); G Hamner (19, off P Minner).
3B: G Hamner (2, off P Minner).
HR: S Lopata (4, off P Minner, 2nd inn, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: S Lopata 6; G Hamner 5; R Ashburn 3; M Clark 2; W Jones; D Ennis; T Kazanski.
GIDP: M Clark (10).
RBI: S Lopata 2 (16); W Jones (42).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. W Jones-G Hamner-E Waitkus.
Outfield Assists: D Ennis (F Baumholtz at 2nd base).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Paul Minner, W (6-10) 8.1 12 3 3 0 2 1 4.86 34 49 0.106 1.33 0.6
Howie Pollet, S (1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.34 2 2 0 0.224 4.24 1.2
Team Totals 9 12 3 3 0 3 1 3.00 36 49 2 0 0.330 1.50 1.9

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Karl Drews, L (5-8) 3.1 8 5 5 0 3 2 5.17 17 27 -0.361 0.98 -3.1
Bob Miller 3.2 2 0 0 2 0 0 5.26 15 0 0 0.139 0.65 1.9
Jim Konstanty 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.34 6 0 0 0.052 0.33 1.1
Team Totals 9 10 5 5 2 4 2 5.00 38 27 0 0 -0.170 0.75 -0.1
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: K Drews (9; T Brown).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Frank Dascoli, 1B - Frank Secory, 2B - Lenny Roberts, 3B - Larry Goetz.
Time of Game: 2:17.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Philadelphia Phillies
1 Frank Baumholtz RF 1 Eddie Waitkus 1B
2 Eddie Miksis 2B 2 Richie Ashburn CF
3 Dee Fondy 1B 3 Mel Clark RF
4 Ralph Kiner LF 4 Del Ennis LF
5 Randy Jackson 3B 5 Granny Hamner 2B
6 Joe Garagiola C 6 Stan Lopata C
7 Tommy Brown SS 7 Willie Jones 3B
8 Hal Jeffcoat CF 8 Ted Kazanski SS
9 Paul Minner P 9 Karl Drews P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t4 2-2 1 1-3 RRR CHC H. Jeffcoat K. Drews 22% 79% Home Run; Garagiola Scores; Brown Scores
t4 1-2 1 1-- R CHC J. Garagiola K. Drews 17% 55% Triple; Jackson Scores
b8 3-5 0 1-- OO PHI M. Clark P. Minner 16% 90% Line Drive Double Play: 1B unassisted
b2 0-0 1 --3 RR PHI S. Lopata P. Minner -13% 27% Home Run; Hamner Scores
b9 3-5 1 1-3 O PHI T. Glaviano H. Pollet 12% 90% Strikeout Looking

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' Karl Drews facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CHC F. Baumholtz K. Drews -2% 48% Single to LF; Baumholtz out at 2B/LF-2B
t1 0-0 1 --- O CHC E. Miksis K. Drews -2% 46% Lineout: CF
t1 0-0 2 --- CHC D. Fondy K. Drews 1% 47% Single
t1 0-0 2 1-- O CHC R. Kiner K. Drews -2% 45% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Phillies Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Paul Minner facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O PHI E. Waitkus P. Minner 2% 47% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 1 --- PHI R. Ashburn P. Minner -2% 45% Single
b1 0-0 1 1-- OO PHI M. Clark P. Minner 5% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cubs Batting, Tied 0-0, Phillies' Karl Drews facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O CHC R. Jackson K. Drews -2% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 0-0 1 --- CHC J. Garagiola K. Drews 3% 50% Single
t2 0-0 1 1-- OO CHC T. Brown K. Drews -5% 45% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Phillies Batting, Tied 0-0, Cubs' Paul Minner facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O PHI D. Ennis P. Minner 2% 47% Lineout: CF
b2 0-0 1 --- PHI G. Hamner P. Minner -7% 40% Triple
b2 0-0 1 --3 RR PHI S. Lopata P. Minner -13% 27% Home Run; Hamner Scores
b2 2-0 1 --- O PHI W. Jones P. Minner 1% 29% Flyball: CF
b2 2-0 2 --- O PHI T. Kazanski P. Minner 1% 29% Groundout: P-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 2.
Top of the 3rd, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-2, Phillies' Karl Drews facing 8-9-1
t3 0-2 0 --- O CHC H. Jeffcoat K. Drews -3% 27% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-2 1 --- O CHC P. Minner K. Drews -2% 25% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-2 2 --- CHC F. Baumholtz K. Drews 1% 26% Single
t3 0-2 2 1-- O CHC E. Miksis K. Drews -2% 24% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Phillies Batting, Ahead 2-0, Cubs' Paul Minner facing 9-1-2
b3 2-0 0 --- O PHI K. Drews P. Minner 2% 26% Flyball: SS
b3 2-0 1 --- O PHI E. Waitkus P. Minner 1% 27% Flyball: C
b3 2-0 2 --- PHI R. Ashburn P. Minner -1% 26% Single
b3 2-0 2 1-- O PHI M. Clark P. Minner 2% 28% Single; Ashburn out at Hm/RF-3B-C
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 0, Phillies 2.
Top of the 4th, Cubs Batting, Behind 0-2, Phillies' Karl Drews facing 3-4-5
t4 0-2 0 --- R CHC D. Fondy K. Drews 10% 38% Home Run
t4 1-2 0 --- O CHC R. Kiner K. Drews -3% 35% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 1-2 1 --- CHC R. Jackson K. Drews 3% 38% Single
t4 1-2 1 1-- R CHC J. Garagiola K. Drews 17% 55% Triple; Jackson Scores
t4 2-2 1 --3 CHC T. Brown K. Drews 2% 58% Hit By Pitch
t4 2-2 1 1-3 RRR CHC H. Jeffcoat K. Drews 22% 79% Home Run; Garagiola Scores; Brown Scores
Bob Miller replaces Karl Drews pitching and batting 9th
t4 5-2 1 --- O CHC P. Minner B. Miller -1% 78% Flyball: CF
t4 5-2 2 --- CHC F. Baumholtz B. Miller 1% 79% Walk
t4 5-2 2 1-- O CHC E. Miksis B. Miller -1% 78% Groundout: P-SS-1B
5 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Phillies Batting, Behind 2-5, Cubs' Paul Minner facing 4-5-6
b4 2-5 0 --- PHI D. Ennis P. Minner -4% 73% Single/Bunt
b4 2-5 0 1-- O PHI G. Hamner P. Minner 4% 77% Flyball: LF
b4 2-5 1 1-- PHI S. Lopata P. Minner -9% 68% Double; Ennis to 3B
b4 2-5 1 -23 RO PHI W. Jones P. Minner 2% 70% Flyball: CF; Ennis Scores; Lopata to 3B
b4 3-5 2 --3 O PHI T. Kazanski P. Minner 4% 75% Flyball: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.
Top of the 5th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 5-3, Phillies' Bob Miller facing 3-4-5
t5 5-3 0 --- O CHC D. Fondy B. Miller -2% 73% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 5-3 1 --- O CHC R. Kiner B. Miller -1% 71% Flyball: CF
t5 5-3 2 --- O CHC R. Jackson B. Miller -1% 70% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Phillies Batting, Behind 3-5, Cubs' Paul Minner facing 9-1-2
b5 3-5 0 --- O PHI B. Miller P. Minner 3% 74% Strikeout Looking
b5 3-5 1 --- O PHI E. Waitkus P. Minner 2% 76% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b5 3-5 2 --- O PHI R. Ashburn P. Minner 1% 77% Popfly: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.
Top of the 6th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 5-3, Phillies' Bob Miller facing 6-7-8
t6 5-3 0 --- CHC J. Garagiola B. Miller 3% 80% Single
t6 5-3 0 1-- O CHC T. Brown B. Miller -3% 77% Popfly: C
t6 5-3 1 1-- O CHC H. Jeffcoat B. Miller -2% 75% Popfly: 1B
t6 5-3 2 1-- O CHC P. Minner B. Miller -2% 73% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Phillies Batting, Behind 3-5, Cubs' Paul Minner facing 3-4-5
b6 3-5 0 --- PHI M. Clark P. Minner -6% 67% Single
b6 3-5 0 1-- O PHI D. Ennis P. Minner 3% 71% Flyball: C; Clark to 2B
b6 3-5 1 -2- O PHI G. Hamner P. Minner 5% 76% Flyball: CF
b6 3-5 2 -2- O PHI S. Lopata P. Minner 5% 81% Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.
Top of the 7th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 5-3, Phillies' Bob Miller facing 1-2-3
t7 5-3 0 --- O CHC F. Baumholtz B. Miller -2% 79% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t7 5-3 1 --- O CHC E. Miksis B. Miller -1% 78% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 5-3 2 --- CHC D. Fondy B. Miller 2% 80% Double
t7 5-3 2 -2- CHC R. Kiner B. Miller 1% 80% Walk
t7 5-3 2 12- O CHC R. Jackson B. Miller -3% 77% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Phillies Batting, Behind 3-5, Cubs' Paul Minner facing 7-8-9
b7 3-5 0 --- O PHI W. Jones P. Minner 4% 81% Flyball: 3B
b7 3-5 1 --- PHI T. Kazanski P. Minner -5% 77% Single
Connie Ryan pinch hits for Bob Miller (P) batting 9th
b7 3-5 1 1-- O PHI C. Ryan P. Minner 5% 82% Flyball: CF
b7 3-5 2 1-- O PHI E. Waitkus P. Minner 4% 86% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.
Top of the 8th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 5-3, Phillies' Jim Konstanty facing 6-7-8
Jim Konstanty replaces Connie Ryan (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t8 5-3 0 --- O CHC J. Garagiola J. Konstanty -1% 84% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 5-3 1 --- O CHC T. Brown J. Konstanty -1% 83% Flyball: LF
t8 5-3 2 --- O CHC H. Jeffcoat J. Konstanty -1% 83% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Phillies Batting, Behind 3-5, Cubs' Paul Minner facing 2-3-4
b8 3-5 0 --- PHI R. Ashburn P. Minner -8% 75% Single
b8 3-5 0 1-- OO PHI M. Clark P. Minner 16% 90% Line Drive Double Play: 1B unassisted
b8 3-5 2 --- O PHI D. Ennis P. Minner 2% 92% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.
Top of the 9th, Cubs Batting, Ahead 5-3, Phillies' Jim Konstanty facing 9-1-2
t9 5-3 0 --- O CHC P. Minner J. Konstanty -1% 91% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t9 5-3 1 --- O CHC F. Baumholtz J. Konstanty -1% 91% Flyball: RF
t9 5-3 2 --- O CHC E. Miksis J. Konstanty -0% 90% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.
Bottom of the 9th, Phillies Batting, Behind 3-5, Cubs' Paul Minner facing 5-6-7
b9 3-5 0 --- PHI G. Hamner P. Minner -11% 79% Double
b9 3-5 0 -2- O PHI S. Lopata P. Minner 8% 87% Strikeout
b9 3-5 1 -2- PHI W. Jones P. Minner -10% 78% Single; Hamner to 3B
Howie Pollet replaces Paul Minner pitching and batting 9th
Tommy Glaviano pinch hits for Ted Kazanski (SS) batting 8th
b9 3-5 1 1-3 O PHI T. Glaviano H. Pollet 12% 90% Strikeout Looking
Smoky Burgess pinch hits for Jim Konstanty (P) batting 9th
b9 3-5 2 1-3 O PHI S. Burgess H. Pollet 10% 100% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cubs 5, Phillies 3.

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