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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
11
3
SLB
@CHW
0
10
CLE
@DET
9
8
CLE
@DET
3
11
NYY
@PHA
8
9
NYY
@PHA
6
5
 
(11)
BOS
@WSH
0
3
BOS
@WSH
5
13
BRO
@BSN
5
2
BRO
@BSN
6
2
PHI
@NYG
10
14
PHI
@NYG
1
0
CHC
@PIT
7
6
 
(10)
CHC
@PIT
5
6
 
(10)
CIN
@STL
3
6
CIN
@STL
1
3
Monday, May 30, 1927,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 25,000, Time of Game: 2:33
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cubs
7
22-15
 Won 1 
2nd, 3½ GB
at Pirates
6
24-12
 Lost 1 
1st
W: Tony Kaufmann (3-3)
L: Chet Nichols (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Cubs            3  0  1   0  1  0   1  0  0   1    7 15  1
Pirates         5  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0   0    6 14  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sparky Adams 2B 5 1 0 0 1 0 6 .283 .345 .314 .659 3 0 SB
Jimmy Cooney SS 5 1 1 0 1 0 6 .237 .287 .246 .532 4 6
Earl Webb RF 4 1 1 1 2 0 6 .290 .397 .551 .948 4 0
Hack Wilson CF 6 2 3 1 0 1 6 .327 .371 .577 .948 3 0 3B
Riggs Stephenson LF 6 1 1 1 0 1 6 .295 .368 .425 .793 4 0 SB
Charlie Grimm 1B 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .292 .341 .375 .716 8 1
Gabby Hartnett C 5 0 3 3 0 1 5 .263 .326 .432 .758 3 0
Clyde Beck 3B 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .250 .308 .250 .558 0 0
   Chick Tolson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .324 .343 .471 .813
   Howard Freigau 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .317 .286 .603 0 0
Tony Kaufmann P 3 0 1 0 2 0 5 .313 .450 .500 .950 0 3
Team Totals 43 7 15 7 7 3 50 .349 .440 .395 .835 * 10
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
3B: H Wilson (4).
TB: H Wilson 5; G Hartnett 3; C Beck 3; C Grimm 2; R Stephenson; J Cooney; E Webb; T Kaufmann.
RBI: G Hartnett 3 (19); C Grimm (21); R Stephenson (15); H Wilson (40); E Webb (16).
Team LOB: 13.
Fielding
TP: 1. J Cooney.
E: E Webb (2).
Baserunning
SB: S Adams (10); R Stephenson (4).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lloyd Waner CF 5 1 4 0 0 0 5 .293 .342 .327 .668 5 0
Clyde Barnhart LF 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .235 .381 .235 .616 3 0
Paul Waner RF 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .358 .438 .547 .985 5 0 3B
Glenn Wright SS 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .342 .402 .497 .899 3 2
George Grantham 2B 3 1 0 0 1 0 5 .300 .413 .443 .856 1 3 HBP
Pie Traynor 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 .373 .403 .507 .910 3 2 SH
Joe Harris 1B 4 1 2 1 0 0 5 .333 .438 .507 .945 6 1 2B,SH
Earl Smith C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .241 .351 .386 .736 2 0
   Herman Layne PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Johnny Gooch C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .385 .444 .829 1 0
Bullet Joe Bush P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333 0 0
   Chet Nichols P 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .250 .250 .500 .750 0 3 2B
   Roy Spencer PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .360 .360 .400 .760
Team Totals 40 6 14 5 2 2 45 .350 .386 .450 .836 * 11
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: J Harris (7); C Nichols (1).
3B: P Waner (8).
SH: P Traynor (12); J Harris (5).
HBP: G Grantham (1).
TB: P Waner 5; L Waner 4; J Harris 3; C Nichols 2; E Smith; P Traynor; G Wright; C Barnhart.
RBI: P Waner 2 (43); J Harris (11); C Nichols (1); G Wright (35).
Team LOB: 9.

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Tony Kaufmann, W (3-3) 10 14 6 6 2 2 0 6.66 45 40
Team Totals 10 14 6 5 2 2 0 4.50 45 40

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bullet Joe Bush 0.2 5 3 3 0 0 0 13.50 7 30
Chet Nichols, L (0-1) 9.1 10 4 4 7 3 0 4.85 43
Team Totals 10 15 7 7 7 3 0 6.30 50 30
Balks: None.
WP: B Bush (1); C Nichols (1).
HBP: T Kaufmann (4).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Beans Reardon, 1B - Hank O'Day, 2B - (none), 3B - Barry McCormick.
Time of Game: 2:33.
Attendance: 25,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Sparky Adams 2B 1 Lloyd Waner CF
2 Jimmy Cooney SS 2 Clyde Barnhart LF
3 Earl Webb RF 3 Paul Waner RF
4 Hack Wilson CF 4 Glenn Wright SS
5 Riggs Stephenson LF 5 George Grantham 2B
6 Charlie Grimm 1B 6 Pie Traynor 3B
7 Gabby Hartnett C 7 Joe Harris 1B
8 Clyde Beck 3B 8 Earl Smith C
9 Tony Kaufmann P 9 Bullet Joe Bush P

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