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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
1
2
WSH
@NYY
4
5
WSH
@NYY
8
4
BOS
@PHA
6
7
DET
@SLB
0
6
NYG
@BRO
6
2
PHI
@BSN
5
4
 
(10)
CHC
@PIT
4
5
Thursday, August 29, 1929,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Cubs
4
82-40
 Lost 3 
1st
at Pirates
5
70-51
 Won 3 
2nd, 11½ GB
W: Jesse Petty (8-8)
L: Hal Carlson (9-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  2  0   0  2  0   0  0  0    4 10  1
Pirates         2  0  0   0  1  2   0  0  X    5  8  2

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Norm McMillan 3B 5 1 2 0 0 0 .285 .766 0 3 2B,SB
Woody English SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .693 1 2 SH
Rogers Hornsby 2B 5 1 1 1 0 0 .364 1.097 2 2
Hack Wilson CF 3 1 2 1 1 0 .335 1.038 3 0 2B
Kiki Cuyler RF 4 1 2 0 0 1 .349 .947 4 0
Riggs Stephenson LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 .349 .989 2 0 2B,SH
Chick Tolson 1B 3 0 2 2 1 0 .294 .694 8 0
Zack Taylor C 3 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .678 4 0 SH
Hal Carlson P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .194 .468 0 1
   Gabby Hartnett PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 .375 1.286
   Johnny Moore PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .753
Team Totals 33 4 10 4 3 2 .303 .755 24 8
2B: N McMillan (28); R Stephenson (28); H Wilson (25).
SH: R Stephenson (9); Z Taylor (7); W English (17).
TB: N McMillan 3; H Wilson 3; C Tolson 2; K Cuyler 2; R Stephenson 2; R Hornsby.
RBI: C Tolson 2 (4); R Hornsby (118); H Wilson (126).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: N McMillan (17).
Baserunning
SB: N McMillan (10).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Dick Bartell 2B 3 1 1 1 0 0 .299 .757 1 2 SH
Lloyd Waner CF 4 1 1 1 0 0 .353 .869 0 0 3B
Paul Waner RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .331 .957 6 0
Pie Traynor 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 .364 .899 1 2 3B
George Grantham 1B 4 1 2 1 0 1 .313 1.004 9 0 2B
Fred Brickell LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .720 4 0
   Adam Comorosky LF 2 0 1 0 0 0 .326 .854 1 0
Rollie Hemsley C 2 1 0 1 1 0 .290 .737 2 3 SH
Stu Clarke SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 .247 .702 2 4
Jesse Petty P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .065 .150 0 1
Team Totals 31 5 8 5 1 2 .258 .701 * 12
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: G Grantham (21).
3B: P Traynor (11); L Waner (16).
SH: D Bartell (19); R Hemsley (3).
TB: P Traynor 4; G Grantham 3; L Waner 3; S Clarke; A Comorosky; D Bartell.
RBI: L Waner (57); D Bartell (44); R Hemsley (20); G Grantham (89); P Traynor (90).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: S Clarke (7); P Traynor (17).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hal Carlson, L (9-4) 8 8 5 5 1 2 0 4.72 34 47
Team Totals 8 8 5 5 1 2 0 5.62 34 47

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jesse Petty, W (8-8) 9 10 4 4 3 2 0 4.31 39 50
Team Totals 9 10 4 4 3 2 0 4.00 39 50
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

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

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Norm McMillan 3B 1 Dick Bartell 2B
2 Woody English SS 2 Lloyd Waner CF
3 Rogers Hornsby 2B 3 Paul Waner RF
4 Hack Wilson CF 4 Pie Traynor 3B
5 Kiki Cuyler RF 5 George Grantham 1B
6 Riggs Stephenson LF 6 Fred Brickell LF
7 Chick Tolson 1B 7 Rollie Hemsley C
8 Zack Taylor C 8 Stu Clarke SS
9 Hal Carlson P 9 Jesse Petty P

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