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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
1
2
SLB
@CHW
7
6
DET
@CLE
9
0
PHA
@WSH
5
3
 
(8)
BSN
@NYG
4
3
BRO
@PHI
5
0
CIN
@PIT
6
4
CHC
@STL
12
10
 
(8)
Tuesday, July 6, 1948,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 13,033, Time of Game: 2:56
Cubs
12
30-41
 Won 1 
8th, 11½ GB
at Cardinals
10
38-32
 Lost 1 
2nd, 3 GB
W: Jess Dobernic (4-1)
L: Al Papai (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            5  0  0   5  0  0   0  2   12 14  0
Cardinals       0  2  1   0  0  4   3  0   10 17  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Hank Schenz 2B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .273 .324 .336 .659 1 4
Eddie Waitkus 1B 5 3 3 0 0 0 5 .323 .387 .444 .831 7 0 2B
Hal Jeffcoat CF 4 2 2 0 0 1 5 .291 .320 .365 .685 2 0 SH
Andy Pafko 3B 3 2 0 0 2 0 5 .326 .404 .531 .935 1 1
Bill Nicholson RF 4 3 3 3 1 0 5 .277 .391 .514 .904 3 1 HR
Peanuts Lowrey LF 4 1 2 3 1 0 5 .367 .441 .422 .863 1 0
Bob Scheffing C 4 1 1 1 1 1 5 .304 .352 .446 .798 7 0 2B
Roy Smalley SS 4 0 1 2 0 1 4 .154 .212 .220 .432 2 4
Russ Meyer P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .108 .108 .108 .216 0 1
   Dutch McCall P 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 .222 .222 .278 .500 0 0
   Emil Kush P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .222 .125 .347 0 0
   Jess Dobernic P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400 .800 0 0
   Johnny Schmitz P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .075 .140 .075 .215 0 0
Team Totals 37 12 14 11 5 5 43 .378 .452 .514 .966 24 11
2B: E Waitkus (13); B Scheffing (10).
HR: B Nicholson (10).
SH: H Jeffcoat (10).
TB: B Nicholson 6; E Waitkus 4; P Lowrey 2; B Scheffing 2; H Jeffcoat 2; H Schenz; D McCall; R Smalley.
RBI: P Lowrey 3 (27); B Nicholson 3 (33); R Smalley 2 (6); D McCall 2 (2); B Scheffing (22).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. A Pafko-H Schenz-E Waitkus; H Schenz-R Smalley-E Waitkus.

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Ralph LaPointe 2B 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .232 .315 .253 .568 2 1
Marty Marion SS 5 0 2 0 0 2 5 .257 .309 .344 .653 3 2
Stan Musial CF-RF 5 2 3 2 0 0 5 .414 .491 .745 1.235 3 0 HR
Enos Slaughter LF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .295 .406 .447 .853 3 0
Ron Northey RF 2 2 1 1 2 0 4 .393 .493 .639 1.132 0 0 GDP
   Erv Dusak 3B 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .207 .339 .283 .622 0 0 SB
Whitey Kurowski 3B 3 2 1 0 1 1 4 .215 .343 .250 .593 0 2 2B
   Terry Moore CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .324 .284 .609 0 0
Nippy Jones 1B 4 1 2 4 0 2 4 .256 .316 .403 .719 7 1 3B
Bill Baker C 4 0 3 3 0 0 4 .364 .364 .364 .727 5 0
Red Munger P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .304 .333 .638 0 0
   Ted Wilks P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083 .214 .083 .298 1 0
   Don Lang 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .316 .409 .398 .808 GDP
   Howie Pollet P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .121 .147 .152 .299 0 1
   Ken Burkhart P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250 .400 .500 .900 0 1
   Red Schoendienst 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .283 .316 .391 .706
   Al Papai P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
Team Totals 38 10 17 10 3 7 41 .447 .488 .605 1.093 24 9
2B: W Kurowski (5).
3B: N Jones (4).
HR: S Musial (19).
TB: S Musial 6; N Jones 4; R LaPointe 3; B Baker 3; M Marion 2; W Kurowski 2; E Slaughter 2; R Northey.
GIDP: D Lang (1); R Northey (1).
RBI: N Jones 4 (51); B Baker 3 (3); S Musial 2 (62); R Northey (20).
Team LOB: 7.
Baserunning
SB: E Dusak (2).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Russ Meyer 2 5 3 3 1 1 0 2.91 11 34
Dutch McCall 3.1 4 4 4 2 3 1 6.61 15
Emil Kush 0.2 5 3 3 0 1 0 4.75 6
Jess Dobernic, W (4-1) 1.1 2 0 0 0 2 0 2.18 6
Johnny Schmitz, S (1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.97 3
Team Totals 8 17 10 10 3 7 1 11.25 41 34

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Munger 0.2 3 5 5 2 0 0 6.28 7 24
Ted Wilks 1.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.79 6
Howie Pollet 1.1 5 5 5 2 3 0 5.36 11
Ken Burkhart 2.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.18 10
Al Papai, L (0-1) 2 3 2 2 0 1 1 6.75 9
Team Totals 8 14 12 12 5 5 1 13.50 43 24
Balks: None.
WP: A Papai (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Butch Henline, 1B - Jocko Conlan, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Stewart.
Time of Game: 2:56.
Attendance: 13,033.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Hank Schenz 2B 1 Ralph LaPointe 2B
2 Eddie Waitkus 1B 2 Marty Marion SS
3 Hal Jeffcoat CF 3 Stan Musial CF
4 Andy Pafko 3B 4 Enos Slaughter LF
5 Bill Nicholson RF 5 Ron Northey RF
6 Peanuts Lowrey LF 6 Whitey Kurowski 3B
7 Bob Scheffing C 7 Nippy Jones 1B
8 Roy Smalley SS 8 Bill Baker C
9 Russ Meyer P 9 Red Munger P

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