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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
4
5
 
(10)
SLB
@CHW
6
0
SLB
@CHW
6
2
DET
@CLE
3
2
BRO
@NYG
5
10
BSN
@PHI
3
1
BSN
@PHI
7
3
CIN
@PIT
7
3
CHC
@STL
4
6
Thursday, June 7, 1945,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 3,690, Time of Game: 2:17
Cubs
4
19-19
 Lost 1 
6th, 6½ GB
at Cardinals
6
24-18
 Won 3 
2nd, 3½ GB
W: Jack Creel (4-1)
L: Paul Erickson (1-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  0   0  0  3   1  0  0    4  7  1
Cardinals       0  2  2   0  0  1   1  0  X    6 10  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 4 0 0 1 1 1 .290 .792 1 0
Don Johnson 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 .291 .669 3 1
Heinz Becker 1B 3 0 2 1 1 0 .250 .732 2 1 2B
Phil Cavarretta LF 4 1 1 1 0 1 .338 .846 3 0
Andy Pafko CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .807 2 0
Bill Nicholson RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 .285 .821 3 1
Len Rice C 2 0 0 0 0 0 .194 .459 7 0
   Paul Gillespie 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .505
   Mickey Livingston C 2 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .730 2 0
Lennie Merullo SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 .138 .339 1 1 2B
Paul Erickson P 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 0 0
   Ray Prim P 1 1 1 0 0 0 .083 .237 0 0
   Frank Secory 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .444
   Mack Stewart P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
   Ed Sauer 0 0 0 0 1 0 .276 .768
Team Totals 34 4 7 4 3 3 .206 .535 24 5
2B: H Becker (1); L Merullo (1).
TB: H Becker 3; L Merullo 2; P Cavarretta; D Johnson; B Nicholson; R Prim.
RBI: P Cavarretta (23); H Becker (5); S Hack (12); B Nicholson (22).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: S Hack (1).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Red Schoendienst LF 3 0 0 0 2 0 .220 .554 2 0
Johnny Hopp RF 5 0 2 1 0 0 .275 .718 2 0
Debs Garms 3B 2 0 1 0 1 1 .340 .803 1 1
   Whitey Kurowski 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 .375 1.042 0 0
Ray Sanders 1B 4 2 1 0 0 1 .255 .768 9 0 2B
Buster Adams CF 3 2 2 2 0 1 .280 .829 5 0 HR,2B,SH
Ken O'Dea C 3 1 1 1 1 1 .271 .768 5 0 2B
Marty Marion SS 4 0 1 1 0 1 .241 .631 1 3
Emil Verban 2B 4 1 2 1 0 0 .247 .581 2 2
Jack Creel P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .059 .118 0 2
   Harry Brecheen P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .077 .277 0 0
Team Totals 33 6 10 6 4 6 .303 .863 27 8
2B: B Adams (7); K O'Dea (9); R Sanders (8).
HR: B Adams (8).
SH: B Adams (5).
TB: B Adams 6; K O'Dea 2; E Verban 2; J Hopp 2; R Sanders 2; M Marion; D Garms.
RBI: B Adams 2 (26); M Marion (17); J Hopp (12); K O'Dea (21); E Verban (19).
Team LOB: 8.

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Paul Erickson, L (1-1) 3 6 4 4 2 1 1 4.50 17 30
Ray Prim 3 3 1 1 1 5 0 4.20 13
Mack Stewart 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 4.50 8
Team Totals 8 10 6 6 4 6 1 6.75 38 30

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jack Creel, W (4-1) 5.2 5 3 3 2 2 0 2.30 24 47
Harry Brecheen, S (1) 3.1 2 1 1 1 1 0 3.51 13
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 3 3 0 4.00 37 47
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Magerkurth, 1B - Bill Stewart, 2B - (none), 3B - Lee Ballanfant.
Time of Game: 2:17.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Stan Hack 3B 1 Red Schoendienst LF
2 Don Johnson 2B 2 Johnny Hopp RF
3 Heinz Becker 1B 3 Debs Garms 3B
4 Phil Cavarretta LF 4 Ray Sanders 1B
5 Andy Pafko CF 5 Buster Adams CF
6 Bill Nicholson RF 6 Ken O'Dea C
7 Len Rice C 7 Marty Marion SS
8 Lennie Merullo SS 8 Emil Verban 2B
9 Paul Erickson P 9 Jack Creel P

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