Mobile Site You Are Here > Home > Box Scores > 1929 > Apr 27, 1929, Cubs at Pirates Play by Play and Box Score

View a short video showing advanced box score features / click orange/red text for additional info

Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
3
2
CLE
@CHW
1
7
SLB
@DET
1
10
NYY
@PHA
9
7
PHI
@BRO
8
3
BSN
@NYG
5
4
CHC
@PIT
8
7
CIN
@STL
7
2
CIN
@STL
3
7
Saturday, April 27, 1929,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 25,000, Time of Game: 0:00
Cubs
8
6-3
 Won 2 
1st
at Pirates
7
3-5
 Lost 2 
6th, 2½ GB
W: Pat Malone (3-0)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  2  2   1  2  0   1  0  0    8 15  1
Pirates         1  2  0   0  0  0   1  0  3    7 14  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Woody English SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .681 3 3
Clyde Beck 3B 5 1 2 0 0 1 .282 .682 3 1 SB
Kiki Cuyler RF 5 1 3 1 0 1 .400 .967 1 0 3B
Rogers Hornsby 2B 5 1 2 0 0 0 .364 1.239 1 1 3B
Hack Wilson CF 4 0 2 1 1 1 .316 .895 2 0
Riggs Stephenson LF 5 2 3 1 0 0 .421 1.108 3 0 2B
Charlie Grimm 1B 4 3 1 0 1 0 .250 .825 11 0 2B
Johnny Schulte C 4 0 2 4 0 0 .444 1.111 3 1 2·2B
Pat Malone P 4 0 0 0 0 2 .182 .364 0 4
   Sheriff Blake P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .500 0 0
Team Totals 41 8 15 7 2 5 .366 .956 27 10
2B: C Grimm (3); R Stephenson (5); J Schulte 2 (2).
3B: K Cuyler (1); R Hornsby (2).
TB: K Cuyler 5; R Stephenson 4; R Hornsby 4; J Schulte 4; C Grimm 2; H Wilson 2; C Beck 2.
RBI: J Schulte 4 (5); R Stephenson (9); K Cuyler (6); H Wilson (9).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: R Hornsby (1).
Baserunning
SB: C Beck (2).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Cobe Jones SS 5 0 2 0 0 0 .250 .563 1 2 2B
Lloyd Waner CF 4 1 1 0 1 0 .324 .865 2 0 2B
Paul Waner RF 4 1 3 2 1 0 .233 .677 2 0
Pie Traynor 3B 5 2 0 0 0 0 .229 .556 3 3
George Grantham LF 5 1 2 2 0 0 .240 1.046 2 0 2·2B
Earl Sheely 1B 4 1 2 3 1 1 .233 .743 7 1 HR,2B
   Adam Comorosky PR 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Bartell 2B 5 0 1 0 0 1 .267 .679 4 0 2B
Charlie Hargreaves C 3 0 1 0 0 0 .111 .222 6 0
   Sparky Adams PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 .174 .414
   Rollie Hemsley C 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .538 0 0
   Erv Brame PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .667
Steve Swetonic P 2 1 1 0 0 0 .333 .667 0 1
   Carmen Hill P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 0
   Fred Brickell PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
   Fred Fussell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
   Bob Linton PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500
Team Totals 42 7 14 7 3 2 .333 .925 27 8
2B: E Sheely (2); C Jones (1); D Bartell (3); G Grantham 2 (5); L Waner (3).
HR: E Sheely (1).
TB: E Sheely 6; G Grantham 4; C Jones 3; P Waner 3; L Waner 2; D Bartell 2; C Hargreaves; S Adams; S Swetonic.
RBI: E Sheely 3 (6); G Grantham 2 (8); P Waner 2 (3).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. E Sheely-S Swetonic.

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Pat Malone, W (3-0) 8 13 7 6 3 1 1 2.77 41 28
Sheriff Blake, S (1) 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.44 4
Team Totals 9 14 7 6 3 2 1 6.00 45 28

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Steve Swetonic, L (1-1) 4.1 13 7 7 1 0 0 8.64 26 8
Carmen Hill 3.2 2 1 1 0 5 0 3.60 13
Fred Fussell 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 19.29 4
Team Totals 9 15 8 8 2 5 0 8.00 43 8
Balks: None.
WP: C Hill (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Moran, 1B - Ernie Quigley, 2B - (none), 3B - Edward McLaughlin.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Woody English SS 1 Cobe Jones SS
2 Clyde Beck 3B 2 Lloyd Waner CF
3 Kiki Cuyler RF 3 Paul Waner RF
4 Rogers Hornsby 2B 4 Pie Traynor 3B
5 Hack Wilson CF 5 George Grantham LF
6 Riggs Stephenson LF 6 Earl Sheely 1B
7 Charlie Grimm 1B 7 Dick Bartell 2B
8 Johnny Schulte C 8 Charlie Hargreaves C
9 Pat Malone P 9 Steve Swetonic P

Retrosheet.org Boxscore:PIT192904270

The play-by-play information both shown and used to create certain data sets was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet.

In some cases, the results from play-by-play data will contradict results in the official record. The official record has many, many errors, but we have not undertaken to reconcile those errors. Pitch-by-pitch data should not be taken as completely accurate, though we believe it to be as accurate as is currently possible.

Box scores and play-by-play outputs produced by Sports Reference LLC. All Rights Reserved.