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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
1
2
NYY
@BOS
1
4
DET
@CHW
2
4
DET
@CHW
1
0
WSH
@PHA
1
6
WSH
@PHA
5
6
CLE
@SLB
13
1
CLE
@SLB
2
4
BSN
@BRO
4
5
 
(10)
BSN
@BRO
8
5
STL
@CIN
3
1
STL
@CIN
4
1
PHI
@NYG
5
6
PHI
@NYG
5
6
 
(12)
CHC
@PIT
5
0
CHC
@PIT
1
0
Sunday, June 11, 1944,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:12
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cubs
5
15-26
 Won 1 
8th, 13 GB
at Pirates
0
25-19
 Lost 1 
2nd, 5½ GB
W: Paul Erickson (2-1)
L: Max Butcher (3-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            1  1  1   0  0  0   0  2  0    5 12  0
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  2  3

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Hughes 3B 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .299 .339 .385 .723 0 1
Phil Cavarretta 1B 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .307 .381 .483 .864 8 0 3B,2B
Dom Dallessandro LF 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .313 .398 .495 .893 2 0 2B
Bill Nicholson RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 .264 .344 .466 .811 2 0 SH
Andy Pafko CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .275 .280 .351 .631 4 0 GDP
Don Johnson 2B 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .310 .341 .405 .746 1 1 2B
Tony York SS 5 1 4 1 0 0 5 .326 .341 .349 .690 3 5 2B
Billy Holm C 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .121 .223 .132 .355 7 0 SH
Paul Erickson P 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .000 .214 .000 .214 0 1
Team Totals 38 5 12 3 3 0 43 .316 .366 .474 .840 27 8
2B: P Cavarretta (12); D Dallessandro (5); D Johnson (13); T York (1).
3B: P Cavarretta (5).
SH: B Nicholson (5); B Holm (2).
TB: P Cavarretta 6; T York 5; D Johnson 4; D Dallessandro 2; A Pafko.
GIDP: A Pafko (2).
RBI: D Dallessandro (26); D Johnson (18); T York (5).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Johnson-T York-P Cavarretta.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Barrett RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .223 .303 .371 .674 1 0
   Pete Coscarart RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .175 .216 .186 .401 0 0
Frankie Gustine 2B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .198 .247 .275 .523 3 1
Jim Russell LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .218 .310 .370 .680 2 1 GDP
Bob Elliott 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .275 .380 .425 .805 1 4
Babe Dahlgren 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .249 .298 .420 .718 16 1
Vince DiMaggio CF 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .225 .301 .384 .685 1 0
Spud Davis C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .290 .313 .355 .667 1 0
Frankie Zak SS 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .500 .548 .536 1.084 1 7 SB
Max Butcher P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 6
   Tommy O'Brien 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .273 .360 .409 .769
   Cookie Cuccurullo P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .667 .700 .889 1.589 0 3
Team Totals 28 0 2 0 4 6 32 .071 .188 .071 .259 27 23
TB: B Elliott; J Russell.
GIDP: J Russell (3).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. F Zak-F Gustine-B Dahlgren.
E: F Zak (2); J Barrett (3); B Dahlgren (5).
Baserunning
SB: F Zak (2).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Paul Erickson, W (2-1) 9 2 0 0 4 6 0 3.43 32 85
Team Totals 9 2 0 0 4 6 0 0.00 32 85

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Max Butcher, L (3-4) 6 8 3 3 3 0 0 3.98 29 41
Cookie Cuccurullo 3 4 2 0 0 0 0 3.51 14
Team Totals 9 12 5 3 3 0 0 3.00 43 41
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Magerkurth, 1B - Bill Stewart, 2B - (none), 3B - Tom Dunn.
Time of Game: 2:12.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Roy Hughes 3B 1 Johnny Barrett RF
2 Phil Cavarretta 1B 2 Frankie Gustine 2B
3 Dom Dallessandro LF 3 Jim Russell LF
4 Bill Nicholson RF 4 Bob Elliott 3B
5 Andy Pafko CF 5 Babe Dahlgren 1B
6 Don Johnson 2B 6 Vince DiMaggio CF
7 Tony York SS 7 Spud Davis C
8 Billy Holm C 8 Frankie Zak SS
9 Paul Erickson P 9 Max Butcher P

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