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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
8
5
WSH
@NYY
0
4
WSH
@NYY
3
13
BOS
@PHA
4
9
DET
@SLB
13
9
NYG
@BRO
2
9
PHI
@BSN
9
5
STL
@CIN
3
2
CHC
@PIT
7
6
Saturday, August 31, 1929,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Cubs
7
83-41
 Won 1 
1st
at Pirates
6
71-52
 Lost 1 
2nd, 11½ GB
W: Pat Malone (18-9)
L: Burleigh Grimes (17-4)
S: Guy Bush (7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  0   1  0  0   2  0  4    7 11  2
Pirates         0  0  0   2  1  0   1  0  2    6 10  1

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Norm McMillan 3B 4 1 0 0 1 1 5 .279 .336 .416 .751 1 1
Woody English SS 4 0 1 2 0 0 5 .277 .349 .343 .692 1 3 SB,SH
Rogers Hornsby 2B 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .362 .445 .644 1.089 1 1
Hack Wilson CF 4 2 1 1 1 1 5 .333 .415 .614 1.029 4 0 SB
Kiki Cuyler RF 4 1 2 3 1 0 5 .348 .432 .512 .944 2 0 2B
Riggs Stephenson LF 5 0 3 1 0 1 5 .350 .434 .550 .984 2 0
Chick Tolson 1B 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .208 .321 .208 .530 9 0
Zack Taylor C 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .262 .319 .361 .681 6 0
   Cliff Heathcote PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .315 .388 .429 .816
   Mike Gonzalez C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .357 .294 .651 1 0
   Gabby Hartnett PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .353 .450 .765 1.215
   Johnny Schulte C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .321 .327 .648 0 2
Charlie Root P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .179 .210 .333 .543 0 1
   Footsie Blair PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .309 .338 .426 .764
   Pat Malone P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216 .250 .318 .568 0 0
   Johnny Moore PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .293 .349 .414 .763
   Guy Bush P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .165 .195 .165 .360 0 0
Team Totals 36 7 11 7 6 6 43 .306 .405 .333 .738 27 8
2B: K Cuyler (23).
SH: W English (18).
TB: K Cuyler 3; R Stephenson 3; C Heathcote; Z Taylor; F Blair; W English; H Wilson; R Hornsby.
RBI: K Cuyler 3 (81); W English 2 (43); H Wilson (127); R Stephenson (89).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
E: Z Taylor (11); W English (32).
Baserunning
SB: W English (11); H Wilson (2).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Bartell 2B 5 0 1 0 0 2 5 .298 .346 .406 .752 6 1
Lloyd Waner CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .353 .392 .477 .869 2 0 SH
Paul Waner RF 4 3 2 0 1 0 5 .335 .424 .538 .963 3 0 2B
Pie Traynor 3B 3 2 1 0 2 0 5 .371 .405 .510 .915 1 1
George Grantham 1B 3 1 2 1 2 0 5 .315 .462 .546 1.008 6 0 2B
Adam Comorosky LF 5 0 3 5 0 1 5 .330 .388 .476 .864 0 0 2·2B
Stu Clarke SS 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .270 .309 .461 .769 2 7
   Erv Brame PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279 .295 .407 .702
Charlie Hargreaves C 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .254 .295 .330 .625 6 1
   Bob Linton PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .133 .188 .133 .321
Steve Swetonic P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .279 .326 .395 .721 1 2
   Burleigh Grimes P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .278 .313 .367 .680 0 1
Team Totals 37 6 10 6 6 8 44 .270 .372 .378 .750 27 13
2B: P Waner (34); G Grantham (22); A Comorosky 2 (21).
SH: L Waner (14).
TB: A Comorosky 5; G Grantham 3; P Waner 3; S Clarke; P Traynor; D Bartell.
RBI: A Comorosky 5 (82); G Grantham (90).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Bartell-S Clarke-G Grantham.
E: D Bartell (27).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Charlie Root 6 6 3 3 4 5 0 3.60 29 49
Pat Malone, W (18-9) 2 1 1 1 2 2 0 3.83 9
Guy Bush, S (7) 1 3 2 2 0 1 0 3.26 6
Team Totals 9 10 6 6 6 8 0 6.00 44 49

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Steve Swetonic 6 8 3 2 2 3 0 4.88 27 47
Burleigh Grimes, L (17-4) 3 3 4 4 4 3 0 2.75 16
Team Totals 9 11 7 6 6 6 0 6.00 43 47
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Moran, 1B - Bill Klem, 2B - (none), 3B - Ernie Quigley.
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 Adam Comorosky LF
7 Chick Tolson 1B 7 Stu Clarke SS
8 Zack Taylor C 8 Charlie Hargreaves C
9 Charlie Root P 9 Steve Swetonic P

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