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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
7
10
BAL
@CLE
0
2
WSH
@DET
3
11
NYY
@KCA
1
3
MLN
@BRO
4
8
CIN
@NYG
3
6
 
(14)
STL
@PHI
3
6
STL
@PHI
8
1
CHC
@PIT
1
3
Friday, July 22, 1955,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 7,388, Time of Game: 2:03
Cubs
1
46-49
 Lost 2 
5th, 19½ GB
at Pirates
3
34-62
 Won 1 
8th, 32 GB
W: Roy Face (1-3)
L: Paul Minner (7-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  7  1
Pirates         0  0  1   1  0  0   0  1  X    3 11  1
RetroSheet has deduced an incomplete play-by-play account of this game.

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lloyd Merriman CF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .223 .315 .308 .623 1 0
Gene Baker 2B 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .277 .346 .402 .747 5 3
Jim King RF 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .246 .302 .441 .743 2 0
Ernie Banks SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .295 .339 .581 .921 3 4
Randy Jackson 3B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .253 .338 .442 .780 1 3
Hank Sauer LF 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .216 .295 .378 .673 1 0
Dee Fondy 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .236 .275 .387 .662 9 0
Harry Chiti C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .227 .289 .414 .703 2 0
   Frank Baumholtz PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .290 .323 .434 .757 3B
Paul Minner P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .263 .317 .316 .633 0 1
   Bill Tremel P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Bob Speake PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .228 .326 .515 .841
Team Totals 34 1 7 1 3 3 37 .206 .270 .265 .535 24 11
3B: F Baumholtz (5).
TB: F Baumholtz 3; G Baker 3; H Sauer; E Banks; R Jackson.
RBI: H Sauer (19).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. E Banks-G Baker-D Fondy.
E: R Jackson (13).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie O'Brien CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .231 .273 .288 .561 5 0
   Jerry Lynch PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .320 .369 .523 .892
   Toby Atwell C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .333 .230 .563 0 0
Gene Freese 3B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .238 .297 .377 .674 3 2 2·3B
Roberto Clemente RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .245 .278 .360 .638 3 0
Frank Thomas LF 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .233 .305 .409 .714 0 0 GDP,IW
Jack Shepard C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .251 .330 .287 .617 4 0
   Tom Saffell PR-CF 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .160 .269 .210 .479 1 0
Dale Long 1B 4 0 3 0 0 1 4 .297 .360 .511 .871 4 3
Johnny O'Brien 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .346 .378 .397 .775 1 2
Dick Groat SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .257 .319 .333 .652 3 0 2B
Roy Face P 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .111 .111 .111 .222 3 0 SH
Team Totals 34 3 11 3 2 1 37 .324 .361 .471 .832 27 7
2B: D Groat (16).
3B: G Freese 2 (6).
SH: R Face (1).
IBB: F Thomas (5).
TB: G Freese 6; D Long 3; D Groat 3; J O'Brien; R Clemente; R Face; J Shepard.
GIDP: F Thomas (9).
RBI: J O'Brien (4); D Groat (35); G Freese (24).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: G Freese (15).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Paul Minner, L (7-4) 7.1 11 3 3 2 1 0 3.61 35 43
Bill Tremel 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 2
Team Totals 8 11 3 3 2 1 0 3.38 37 43

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Roy Face, W (1-3) 9 7 1 1 3 3 0 3.96 37 69
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 3 3 0 1.00 37 69
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: P Minner (4).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lee Ballanfant, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Bill Jackowski, 3B - Stan Landes.
Time of Game: 2:03.
Attendance: 7,388.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Lloyd Merriman CF 1 Eddie O'Brien CF
2 Gene Baker 2B 2 Gene Freese 3B
3 Jim King RF 3 Roberto Clemente RF
4 Ernie Banks SS 4 Frank Thomas LF
5 Randy Jackson 3B 5 Jack Shepard C
6 Hank Sauer LF 6 Dale Long 1B
7 Dee Fondy 1B 7 Johnny O'Brien 2B
8 Harry Chiti C 8 Dick Groat SS
9 Paul Minner P 9 Roy Face P

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