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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
2
3
PHA
@BOS
3
1
SLB
@CHW
5
6
 
(10)
SLB
@CHW
5
4
CLE
@DET
2
1
CLE
@DET
2
4
NYY
@WSH
2
1
NYY
@WSH
3
2
PIT
@CIN
7
1
PIT
@CIN
1
4
BRO
@NYG
8
26
BRO
@NYG
5
4
 
(7)
BSN
@PHI
1
2
 
(14)
BSN
@PHI
2
2
CHC
@STL
0
5
CHC
@STL
5
7
Sunday, April 30, 1944,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:44
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cubs
0
1-8
 Lost 8 
8th, 7½ GB
at Cardinals
5
8-2
 Won 3 
1st
W: Max Lanier (3-0)
L: Ed Hanyzewski (0-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  3  1
Cardinals       0  1  0   0  1  0   0  3  X    5 10  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bill Schuster SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .105 .150 .158 .308 4 3 GDP
Don Johnson 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .194 .216 .250 .466 1 5
Phil Cavarretta 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .286 .306 .371 .677 11 1 GDP
Bill Nicholson RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .182 .206 .182 .388 0 0
Andy Pafko CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .333 .333 .364 .697 2 0
Ed Sauer LF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .143 .143 .286 .429 1 0 2B
Roy Hughes 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 2 3
Billy Holm C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .105 .000 .105 2 0
   Johnny Ostrowski 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Mickey Kreitner C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Ed Hanyzewski P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .143 .250 .143 .393 0 4
   Bill Fleming P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Eddie Stanky 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000 .500 .000 .500
Team Totals 28 0 3 0 1 4 29 .107 .138 .143 .281 24 18
2B: E Sauer (1).
TB: E Sauer 2; P Cavarretta; D Johnson.
GIDP: B Schuster (3); P Cavarretta (1).
Team LOB: 2.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Johnson-B Schuster-P Cavarretta.
E: D Johnson (2).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Emil Verban 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .304 .304 .370 .674 3 4
Johnny Hopp CF 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .308 .386 .410 .797 0 0 HR
Stan Musial RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .441 .537 .529 1.066 4 0 GDP
Ken O'Dea C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .250 .400 .333 .733 4 0
Ray Sanders 1B 3 2 0 0 1 1 4 .244 .262 .390 .652 12 1
Whitey Kurowski 3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .256 .310 .359 .668 0 4
Danny Litwhiler LF 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .417 .475 .472 .947 2 0
Marty Marion SS 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .167 .250 .250 .500 1 4
Max Lanier P 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .111 .200 .111 .311 1 2 SH
Team Totals 31 5 10 5 3 1 35 .323 .382 .419 .802 27 15
HR: J Hopp (1).
SH: M Lanier (1).
TB: J Hopp 6; M Marion 2; D Litwhiler 2; E Verban; W Kurowski; S Musial.
GIDP: S Musial (3).
RBI: M Marion 2 (4); W Kurowski (7); D Litwhiler (4); J Hopp (3).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Lanier-M Marion-R Sanders; W Kurowski-E Verban-R Sanders.

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ed Hanyzewski, L (0-3) 7.2 10 5 5 3 1 1 4.05 35 37
Bill Fleming 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.50 0
Team Totals 8 10 5 5 3 1 1 5.62 35 37

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Max Lanier, W (3-0) 9 3 0 0 1 4 0 1.00 29 84
Team Totals 9 3 0 0 1 4 0 0.00 29 84
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ziggy Sears, 1B - Jocko Conlan, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:44.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Bill Schuster SS 1 Emil Verban 2B
2 Don Johnson 2B 2 Johnny Hopp CF
3 Phil Cavarretta 1B 3 Stan Musial RF
4 Bill Nicholson RF 4 Ken O'Dea C
5 Andy Pafko CF 5 Ray Sanders 1B
6 Ed Sauer LF 6 Whitey Kurowski 3B
7 Roy Hughes 3B 7 Danny Litwhiler LF
8 Billy Holm C 8 Marty Marion SS
9 Ed Hanyzewski P 9 Max Lanier P

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