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1929 World Series (4-1): Philadelphia Athletics (104-46) over Chicago Cubs (98-54)


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Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, October 8, 1929 at Wrigley Field (Chicago Cubs)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  2     3  6  1
    Chicago Cubs                 0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1     1  8  2

    PITCHERS: PHA - Ehmke
              CHC - Root, Bush (8)

               WP - Howard Ehmke
	       LP - Charlie Root
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: PHA - Foxx
              CHC - none

  ATTENDANCE: 50,740

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 9, 1929 at Wrigley Field (Chicago Cubs)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  3    3  0  0    1  2  0     9 12  0
    Chicago Cubs                 0  0  0    0  3  0    0  0  0     3 11  1

    PITCHERS: PHA - Earnshaw, Grove (5)
              CHC - Malone, Blake (4), Carlson (6), Nehf (9)

               WP - George Earnshaw
	       LP - Pat Malone
             SAVE - Lefty Grove

   HOME RUNS: PHA - Foxx, Simmons
              CHC - none

  ATTENDANCE: 49,987

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 11, 1929 at Shibe Park (Philadelphia Athletics)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Chicago Cubs                 0  0  0    0  0  3    0  0  0     3  6  1
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0     1  9  1

    PITCHERS: CHC - Bush
              PHA - Earnshaw

               WP - Guy Bush
	       LP - George Earnshaw
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: CHC - none
              PHA - none

  ATTENDANCE: 29,921

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 12, 1929 at Shibe Park (Philadelphia Athletics)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Chicago Cubs                 0  0  0    2  0  5    1  0  0     8 10  2
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  0    0  0  0   10  0  x    10 15  2

    PITCHERS: CHC - Root, Nehf (7), Blake (7), Malone (7), Carlson (8)
              PHA - Quinn, Walberg (6), Rommel (7), Grove (8)

               WP - Eddie Rommel
	       LP - Sheriff Blake
             SAVE - Lefty Grove

   HOME RUNS: CHC - Grimm
              PHA - Haas, Simmons

  ATTENDANCE: 29,921

Game 5 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Monday, October 14, 1929 at Shibe Park (Philadelphia Athletics)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Chicago Cubs                 0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0     2  8  1
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  3     3  6  0

    PITCHERS: CHC - Malone
              PHA - Ehmke, Walberg (4)

               WP - Rube Walberg
	       LP - Pat Malone
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: CHC - none
              PHA - Haas

  ATTENDANCE: 29,921

Series Batting Stats

Philadelphia Athletics Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Max Bishop 5 21 2 4 0 0 0 1 2 3 .190 .261 .190 .451 0 0 0 129 475 102 110 3 36 1 .232 .713
Joe Boley 5 17 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 .235 .235 .235 .471 0 0 0 91 303 36 76 2 47 1 .251 .676
George Burns 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 *38 58 5 13 1 11 1 .224 .612
Mickey Cochrane 5 15 5 6 1 0 0 0 7 0 .400 .591 .467 1.058 0 0 0 135 514 113 170 7 95 7 .331 .887
Jimmy Dykes 5 19 2 8 1 0 0 4 1 1 .421 .450 .474 .924 0 0 2 119 401 76 131 13 79 8 .327 .950
George Earnshaw 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 44 87 6 15 1 10 0 .172 .430
Howard Ehmke 2 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 0 0 11 19 0 2 0 0 0 .105 .263
Jimmie Foxx 5 20 5 7 1 0 2 5 1 1 .350 .381 .700 1.081 0 0 0 149 517 123 183 33 118 9 .354 1.088
Walt French 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 45 45 7 12 1 9 0 .267 .653
Lefty Grove 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 42 102 13 22 1 15 0 .216 .534
Mule Haas 5 21 3 5 0 0 2 6 1 3 .238 .273 .524 .797 0 0 0 139 578 115 181 16 82 0 .313 .854
Bing Miller 5 19 1 7 1 0 0 4 0 2 .368 .400 .421 .821 0 2 1 147 556 84 184 8 93 24 .331 .869
Jack Quinn 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 35 60 2 8 0 3 0 .133 .300
Eddie Rommel 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 39 2 8 0 4 0 .205 .475
Al Simmons 5 20 6 6 1 0 2 5 1 4 .300 .318 .650 .968 0 0 0 143 581 114 212 34 157 4 .365 1.040
Homer Summa 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 37 81 12 22 0 10 1 .272 .619
Rube Walberg 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 40 103 11 23 1 11 0 .223 .517
Totals 53 171 26 48 5 0 6 26 13 27 .281 .333 .415 .749 0 2 151 5204 901 1539 122 63 .296 .816

Chicago Cubs Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Footsie Blair 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 26 72 10 23 1 8 1 .319 .777
Sheriff Blake 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0 0 0 38 81 11 14 0 4 0 .173 .409
Guy Bush 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 50 91 5 15 0 3 1 .165 .356
Hal Carlson 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 39 4 9 0 8 0 .231 .550
Kiki Cuyler 5 20 4 6 1 0 0 4 1 7 .300 .333 .350 .683 0 0 1 139 509 111 183 15 102 43 .360 .970
Woody English 5 21 1 4 2 0 0 0 1 6 .190 .227 .286 .513 0 1 4 144 608 131 168 1 52 13 .276 .691
Mike Gonzalez 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 60 167 15 40 0 18 1 .240 .575
Charlie Grimm 5 18 2 7 0 0 1 4 1 2 .389 .421 .556 .977 0 1 0 120 463 66 138 10 91 3 .298 .794
Gabby Hartnett 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 25 22 2 6 1 9 1 .273 .998
Cliff Heathcote 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 82 224 45 70 2 31 9 .313 .799
Rogers Hornsby 5 21 4 5 1 1 0 1 1 8 .238 .273 .381 .654 0 0 1 156 602 156 229 39 149 2 .380 1.139
Pat Malone 3 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .500 .750 0 0 0 40 105 8 22 2 11 0 .210 .534
Norm McMillan 5 20 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 6 .100 .182 .100 .282 1 0 0 124 495 77 134 5 55 13 .271 .716
Art Nehf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 45 3 13 0 5 0 .289 .716
Charlie Root 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 43 96 8 15 1 15 0 .156 .492
Riggs Stephenson 5 19 3 6 1 0 0 3 2 2 .316 .381 .368 .749 0 0 0 136 495 91 179 17 110 10 .362 1.006
Zack Taylor 5 17 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 3 .176 .167 .176 .343 0 0 0 *98 316 37 84 1 41 0 .266 .693
Chick Tolson 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 32 109 13 28 1 19 0 .257 .655
Hack Wilson 5 17 2 8 0 1 0 0 4 3 .471 .571 .588 1.160 0 0 1 150 574 135 198 39 159 3 .345 1.044
Totals 62 173 17 43 6 2 1 15 13 50 .249 .299 .324 .623 1 2 156 5471 982 1655 139 103 .303 .825

Philadelphia Athletics Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
George Earnshaw 2 2 2.63 1 1 0 1 13.2 14 4 6 17 1.463 44 33 3.29 24 8 1 254.2 233 125 149 1.406
Howard Ehmke 2 2 1.42 1 0 0 1 12.2 14 2 3 13 1.342 11 8 3.29 7 2 0 54.2 48 15 20 1.152
Lefty Grove 2 0 0.00 0 0 1 0 6.1 3 0 1 10 0.632 42 37 2.81 20 6 4 275.1 278 81 170 1.304
Jack Quinn 1 1 9.00 0 0 0 0 5.0 7 5 2 2 1.800 35 18 3.97 11 9 2 161.0 182 39 41 1.373
Eddie Rommel 1 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 0 3.000 32 6 2.85 12 2 4 113.2 135 34 25 1.487
Rube Walberg 2 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 6.1 3 0 0 8 0.474 40 33 3.60 18 11 4 267.2 256 99 94 1.326
Totals 10 5 2.40 4 1 1 2 45.0 43 12 13 50 1.244 151 151 3.436 104 46 1357.0 1371 487 573 1.369

Chicago Cubs Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Sheriff Blake 2 0 13.50 0 1 0 0 1.1 4 2 0 1 3.000 35 29 4.29 14 13 1 218.1 244 103 70 1.589
Guy Bush 2 1 0.82 1 0 0 1 11.0 12 1 2 4 1.273 50 30 3.66 18 7 8 270.2 277 107 82 1.419
Hal Carlson 2 0 6.75 0 0 0 0 4.0 7 3 1 3 2.000 31 13 5.16 11 5 1 111.2 131 31 35 1.451
Pat Malone 3 2 4.15 0 2 0 1 13.0 12 6 7 11 1.462 40 30 3.57 22 10 2 267.0 283 102 166 1.442
Art Nehf 2 0 18.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 2 1 0 2.000 32 14 5.59 8 5 1 120.2 148 39 27 1.550
Charlie Root 2 2 4.73 0 1 0 0 13.1 12 7 2 8 1.050 43 31 3.47 19 6 5 272.0 286 83 124 1.357
Totals 13 5 4.33 1 4 0 2 43.2 48 21 13 27 1.397 156 156 4.157 98 54 1398.2 1542 537 548 1.486

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