Roberts Hold Cubs to Four Hits as Phils Triumph, 5-0, Daily Racing Form, 1951-06-14


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Roberts. Holds Cubs to Four Hits as Phils Triumph, 5-0 By the United Press Robin Roberts flashed his 1950 pitching form and held the Cubs to four hits yesterday as the National League champions, Philadelphia Phillies, captured a 5 to 0 decision before 7,889 fans in Wrigley Field. The victory lifted the Phillies Jnto undisputed possession of sixth place, eight games behind the leading Brooklyn Dodgers. The Cubs, deadlocked with the Phillies earlier, dropped into seventh. Roberts, who was one of three 20-game winners in the National League, was in .top shape. He struck out seven and walked only two, and only two Cubs were able to reach third. The score by innings: " «. R H E Phillies 000 110 021— 5 11* 1 Cubs 000 000 000—0 4 4 Roberts 7-5 and Seminick; Klippstein, Kelly 9 and Walker. Losing pitcher, Klippstein 3-3.

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