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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
5
9
SLB
@DET
8
1
NYY
@PHA
2
5
BOS
@WSH
4
14
BRO
@BSN
3
4
PHI
@NYG
2
3
CHC
@PIT
8
1
CIN
@STL
9
6
Wednesday, May 8, 1918,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:55
Cubs
8
12-5
 Won 1 
2nd, 4½ GB
at Pirates
1
9-8
 Lost 1 
3rd, 7½ GB
W: Lefty Tyler (3-1)
L: Wilbur Cooper (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            2  0  3   0  1  0   2  0  0    8 11  1
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  5  3

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Charlie Hollocher SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .308 .384 .385 .768 0 2
Max Flack RF 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .382 .462 .441 .903 1 0 2B
Les Mann LF 4 3 3 1 0 0 5 .281 .313 .406 .720 2 0 HR,SH
Dode Paskert CF 5 1 2 2 0 2 5 .305 .423 .407 .829 3 0 3B
Fred Merkle 1B 3 1 2 2 1 0 4 .333 .353 .455 .807 17 1 3B,SB
Pete Kilduff 2B 3 0 0 1 0 1 4 .182 .237 .236 .474 1 1 SH
Charlie Deal 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .276 .323 .328 .650 0 3 2B
Bill Killefer C 2 0 1 1 0 1 3 .220 .238 .268 .506 2 2 SH
   Bob O'Farrell C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Lefty Tyler P 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .077 .200 .077 .277 1 7
Team Totals 35 8 11 7 2 4 40 .314 .351 .571 .923 27 16
2B: M Flack (2); C Deal (3).
3B: D Paskert (1); F Merkle (1).
HR: L Mann (1).
SH: L Mann (7); P Kilduff (5); B Killefer (2).
TB: L Mann 6; D Paskert 4; F Merkle 4; C Deal 2; M Flack 2; C Hollocher; B Killefer.
RBI: F Merkle 2 (11); D Paskert 2 (10); L Mann (7); B Killefer (3); P Kilduff (2).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Deal-B Killefer-F Merkle.
E: L Mann (2).
Baserunning
SB: F Merkle (2).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Howdy Caton SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .311 .294 .605 1 2
Fritz Mollwitz 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .328 .397 .426 .823 8 0
Max Carey CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .286 .420 .393 .813 3 0
Casey Stengel RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .241 .349 .352 .701 2 0 2B
   Carson Bigbee PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 SB
George Cutshaw 2B 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .213 .226 .295 .521 4 2 SH
Lee King LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .254 .313 .356 .668 2 0
Bill McKechnie 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .276 .323 .397 .719 1 1
Jimmy Archer C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .167 .167 .278 .444 5 2
Wilbur Cooper P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Bob Steele P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .333 .000 .333 1 2
Team Totals 31 1 5 1 1 1 33 .161 .188 .194 .381 27 9
2B: C Stengel (3).
SH: G Cutshaw (4).
TB: C Stengel 2; J Archer; B McKechnie; G Cutshaw; F Mollwitz.
RBI: G Cutshaw (10).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Steele-H Caton-F Mollwitz.
E: M Carey (2); H Caton (12); B McKechnie (4).
Baserunning
SB: C Bigbee (1).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Tyler, W (3-1) 9 5 1 1 1 1 0 0.71 33 73
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 1 1 0 1.00 33 73

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Wilbur Cooper, L (1-2) 2.1 6 5 4 0 2 0 3.26 14 29
Bob Steele 6.2 5 3 3 2 2 1 5.40 26
Team Totals 9 11 8 7 2 4 1 7.00 40 29
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lord Byron, 1B - Hank O'Day, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:55.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Charlie Hollocher SS 1 Howdy Caton SS
2 Max Flack RF 2 Fritz Mollwitz 1B
3 Les Mann LF 3 Max Carey CF
4 Dode Paskert CF 4 Casey Stengel RF
5 Fred Merkle 1B 5 George Cutshaw 2B
6 Pete Kilduff 2B 6 Lee King LF
7 Charlie Deal 3B 7 Bill McKechnie 3B
8 Bill Killefer C 8 Jimmy Archer C
9 Lefty Tyler P 9 Wilbur Cooper P

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