The Pittsburgh Pirates couldn't keep up with the Chicago Cubs, 9 to 5, on September 27, 1939.

1939 Pittsburgh Pirates

Final

CHC

Cubs

82-69

9

PIT

Pirates

67-83

5

1

0

0

2

1

0

3

2

1

4

0

1

5

2

1

6

0

1

7

0

1

8

0

0

9

0

0

10

4

0

R

9

5

H

17

10

E

5

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Stan Hack 3B 5 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 4
Billy Herman 2B 6 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3
Augie Galan LF 4 2 4 1 0 2 0 2 0 7
Hank Leiber CF 6 2 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 5
Bill Nicholson RF 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Rip Russell 1B 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Bobby Mattick SS 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Gus Mancuso C 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gene Lillard 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gabby Hartnett C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vance Page P 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jack Russell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Gleeson 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Earl Whitehill P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 46 9 17 9 1 3 5 2 0 30

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Vance Page 7.0 10 5 2 4 3 1
Jack Russell (W) 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Earl Whitehill (S) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 10.0 10 5 0 5 4 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Paul Waner RF 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Arky Vaughan SS 4 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 1
Bob Elliott CF 6 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Maurice Vanrobays LF 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Elbie Fletcher 1B 3 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 4
Bill Brubaker 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Joe Bowman 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pep Young 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Frankie Gustine 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Joe Schultz C 4 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Bob Klinger P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Swift P 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Totals 42 5 10 3 1 5 4 0 0 16

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bob Klinger 2.1 7 3 3 1 2 0
Bill Swift (L) 7.2 10 6 6 2 3 1
Totals 10.0 17 9 0 3 5 1

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