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Scores
Standings
BOS
@NYY
0
5
NYG
@BSN
4
13
STL
@CIN
5
3
STL
@CIN
6
2
CHC
@PIT
4
3
CHC
@PIT
5
0
 
(7)
Saturday, September 29, 1945,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 4,016, Time of Game: 1:10
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cubs
5
97-56
 Won 4 
1st
at Pirates
0
82-71
 Lost 2 
4th, 15 GB
W: Hy Vandenberg (7-3)
L: Rip Sewell (11-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  0   5  0  0   0    5 10  0
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  0   0    0  5  1

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Ostrowski 3B 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 1
   Cy Block 3B 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 2
Bill Schuster 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .191 .296 .277 .573 0 0 2B
Peanuts Lowrey LF 2 0 1 2 1 0 3 .283 .343 .393 .736 1 0 2B
   Frank Secory LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .164 .193 .182 .375 1 0
Phil Cavarretta 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .354 .449 .498 .947 5 2 2B,GDP
   Reggie Otero 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .391 .440 .391 .831 2 0
Ed Sauer CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .258 .317 .387 .704 3 0 2B
Bill Nicholson RF 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .245 .358 .380 .739 2 0
Paul Gillespie C 2 1 1 2 0 0 2 .288 .366 .380 .746 1 1 HR
   Len Rice C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .232 .269 .263 .532 2 0
Lennie Merullo SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .237 .296 .298 .594 1 0
Hy Vandenberg P 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .125 .152 .188 .339 0 0
   Lon Warneke P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 2 1
Team Totals 31 5 10 5 1 1 32 .323 .344 .548 .892 21 7
2B: B Schuster (2); P Lowrey (22); P Cavarretta (33); E Sauer (4).
HR: P Gillespie (3).
TB: P Gillespie 4; E Sauer 2; P Lowrey 2; B Schuster 2; P Cavarretta 2; B Nicholson; J Ostrowski; H Vandenberg; C Block; L Merullo.
GIDP: P Cavarretta (6).
RBI: P Gillespie 2 (25); P Lowrey 2 (91); C Block (1).
Team LOB: 6.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Al Gionfriddo CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .284 .375 .385 .760 1 0
Frankie Zak SS 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .167 .259 .250 .509 0 2
Johnny Barrett RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .257 .357 .419 .776 0 0
Tommy O'Brien LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .335 .375 .437 .812 4 0
Frank Colman 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .215 .259 .383 .642 10 1
Pete Coscarart 2B 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .243 .342 .358 .700 1 3
Vic Barnhart 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .268 .296 .303 .599 1 6
Al Lopez C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .218 .317 .251 .568 3 1
Rip Sewell P 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .313 .380 .359 .740 1 1
Team Totals 25 0 5 0 3 2 28 .200 .286 .200 .486 21 14
TB: V Barnhart; A Gionfriddo; T O'Brien; F Colman; R Sewell.
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. V Barnhart-P Coscarart-V Barnhart; R Sewell-A Lopez.
E: P Coscarart (14).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hy Vandenberg, W (7-3) 4 3 0 0 3 0 0 3.49 16 53
Lon Warneke, S (1) 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 3.86 12
Team Totals 7 5 0 0 3 2 0 0.00 28 53

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rip Sewell, L (11-9) 7 10 5 5 1 1 1 4.09 32 37
Team Totals 7 10 5 5 1 1 1 6.43 32 37
Balks: None.
WP: H Vandenberg (1); L Warneke 2 (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Tom Dunn, 1B - Ziggy Sears, 2B - Beans Reardon, 3B - George Barr.
Time of Game: 1:10.
Attendance: 4,016.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Johnny Ostrowski 3B 1 Al Gionfriddo CF
2 Bill Schuster 2B 2 Frankie Zak SS
3 Peanuts Lowrey LF 3 Johnny Barrett RF
4 Phil Cavarretta 1B 4 Tommy O'Brien LF
5 Ed Sauer CF 5 Frank Colman 1B
6 Bill Nicholson RF 6 Pete Coscarart 2B
7 Paul Gillespie C 7 Vic Barnhart 3B
8 Lennie Merullo SS 8 Al Lopez C
9 Hy Vandenberg P 9 Rip Sewell P

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