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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
1
2
 
(11)
CLE
@DET
5
6
WSH
@PHA
7
15
PHI
@BRO
8
4
BSN
@NYG
3
4
CHC
@PIT
16
4
CIN
@STL
1
3
Thursday, April 28, 1927,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:15
Cubs
16
6-7
 Won 2 
6th, 3 GB
at Pirates
4
8-5
 Lost 1 
4th, 1 GB
W: Charlie Root (3-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            3  9  0   0  1  0   0  3  0   16 17  0
Pirates         0  2  0   0  0  0   0  0  2    4  9  2

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sparky Adams 2B 4 3 3 2 1 0 6 .296 .345 .315 .660 4 3 SH
Woody English SS 5 0 2 3 0 1 6 .182 .182 .273 .455 2 3 2B,SH
Earl Webb RF 4 1 1 0 2 1 6 .250 .417 .679 1.095 5 0 3B
Hack Wilson CF 5 2 3 2 1 1 6 .260 .288 .480 .768 4 0 2B
Riggs Stephenson LF 5 2 1 0 1 0 6 .333 .417 .429 .845 0 0 SB
Charlie Grimm 1B 5 2 2 3 0 0 6 .209 .261 .326 .586 6 0 SB,SH
Howard Freigau 3B 5 2 1 2 1 1 6 .231 .310 .231 .541 1 0
Gabby Hartnett C 4 2 2 2 0 0 5 .286 .310 .571 .882 5 0 HR,SH
Charlie Root P 3 2 2 0 2 1 5 .308 .438 .385 .822 0 3
Team Totals 40 16 17 14 8 5 52 .425 .490 .600 1.090 27 9
2B: W English (1); H Wilson (3).
3B: E Webb (1).
HR: G Hartnett (2).
SH: S Adams (2); W English (2); C Grimm (4); G Hartnett (1).
TB: G Hartnett 5; H Wilson 4; S Adams 3; E Webb 3; W English 3; C Grimm 2; C Root 2; R Stephenson; H Freigau.
RBI: C Grimm 3 (11); W English 3 (3); H Freigau 2 (3); H Wilson 2 (12); S Adams 2 (4); G Hartnett 2 (6).
Team LOB: 9.
Baserunning
SB: R Stephenson (1); C Grimm (1).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Grantham 1B 3 1 1 0 2 0 5 .286 .426 .388 .814 6 1
Lloyd Waner LF 5 0 2 0 0 1 5 .318 .348 .318 .666 3 0
Kiki Cuyler CF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .333 .393 .431 .824 2 0
Paul Waner RF 5 1 1 2 0 0 5 .295 .415 .500 .915 5 1 HR
Glenn Wright SS 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .235 .291 .373 .663 0 2
Pie Traynor 3B 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .333 .358 .490 .849 2 0
Hal Rhyne 2B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .302 .348 .326 .673 3 2
Earl Smith C 2 0 2 1 0 0 3 .273 .314 .273 .587 4 0 HBP
   Herman Layne PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Roy Spencer C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .500 .833 2 0
Bullet Joe Bush P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
   Don Songer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Mike Cvengros P 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2 SH
   Johnny Gooch PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .500 .583 .700 1.283
   Ed Sicking PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500
   Roy Mahaffey P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .400 .400 .400 .800 0 0
Team Totals 35 4 9 4 4 4 41 .257 .341 .343 .684 27 9
HR: P Waner (2).
SH: M Cvengros (1).
HBP: E Smith (1).
TB: P Waner 4; E Smith 2; L Waner 2; H Rhyne 2; G Grantham; G Wright.
RBI: P Waner 2 (12); M Cvengros (1); E Smith (3).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: E Smith (2); H Rhyne (2).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Charlie Root, W (3-1) 9 9 4 4 4 4 1 2.36 41 53
Team Totals 9 9 4 4 4 4 1 4.00 41 53

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bullet Joe Bush, L (0-1) 1 3 6 4 3 0 1 36.00 10 24
Don Songer 0.2 4 6 2 2 0 0 27.00 9
Mike Cvengros 4.1 6 1 1 1 3 0 2.08 18
Roy Mahaffey 3 4 3 3 2 2 0 7.71 15
Team Totals 9 17 16 10 8 5 1 10.00 52 24
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: C Root (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Moran, 1B - Bob Hart, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Sparky Adams 2B 1 George Grantham 1B
2 Woody English SS 2 Lloyd Waner LF
3 Earl Webb RF 3 Kiki Cuyler CF
4 Hack Wilson CF 4 Paul Waner RF
5 Riggs Stephenson LF 5 Glenn Wright SS
6 Charlie Grimm 1B 6 Pie Traynor 3B
7 Howard Freigau 3B 7 Hal Rhyne 2B
8 Gabby Hartnett C 8 Earl Smith C
9 Charlie Root P 9 Bullet Joe Bush P

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