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Scores
Standings
CHW
@DET
4
11
BOS
@NYY
2
5
BOS
@NYY
0
5
PHA
@WSH
5
4
PHA
@WSH
7
5
NYG
@BSN
4
5
NYG
@BSN
6
5
 
(10)
CIN
@CHC
0
7
BRO
@PHI
20
16
BRO
@PHI
6
8
STL
@PIT
3
6
Saturday, May 18, 1929,
, Braves Field
Attendance: 30,000, Time of Game: 2:18
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Giants
6
9-14
 Won 1 
7th, 7 GB
at Braves
5
14-12
 Lost 1 
4th, 3½ GB
W: Ralph Judd (1-0)
L: Ben Cantwell (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Giants          2  0  1   0  0  1   0  0  1   1    6  8  1
Braves          1  0  0   2  1  1   0  0  0   0    5 12  2

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Edd Roush CF 5 1 0 0 0 0 .313 .807 3 1
Freddie Lindstrom 3B 5 1 1 1 0 1 .236 .603 3 4 HR
Mel Ott RF 4 2 1 1 1 0 .350 1.251 0 0 HR
Bill Terry 1B 4 0 2 2 1 0 .357 .946 12 1 2·2B
Travis Jackson SS 5 2 1 0 0 0 .341 1.031 3 8
Andy Reese 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 .278 .708 4 4 2B
Jimmy Welsh LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .200 .544 0 0
Bob O'Farrell C 4 0 1 1 0 0 .395 .981 5 0
Bill Walker P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .143 0 1
   Ralph Judd P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 3
Team Totals 39 6 8 6 2 2 .205 .680 30 22
2B: B Terry 2 (7); A Reese (3).
HR: M Ott (10); F Lindstrom (2).
TB: B Terry 4; F Lindstrom 4; M Ott 4; A Reese 2; T Jackson; B O'Farrell; J Welsh.
RBI: B Terry 2 (19); F Lindstrom (6); A Reese (8); B O'Farrell (6); M Ott (21).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 4. R Judd-T Jackson-B Terry; A Reese-T Jackson-B Terry; E Roush-T Jackson-F Lindstrom; T Jackson-A Reese-B Terry.
E: B Walker (2).

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Lance Richbourg RF 3 1 1 0 2 0 .224 .607 1 1
Rabbit Maranville SS 4 1 1 1 1 0 .340 .834 1 2 2B
George Sisler 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 .287 .698 16 0 2·2B,HBP
   Johnny Cooney PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .819
George Harper LF 5 1 2 0 0 1 .319 .992 3 0
Joe Dugan 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 .368 .876 0 4 SH
   Bernie James PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .785
Earl Clark CF 5 1 3 3 0 0 .308 .739 6 0 HR
Freddie Maguire 2B 4 0 0 0 0 2 .228 .565 1 6
Zack Taylor C 4 0 1 0 0 1 .297 .690 2 0
   Jack Smith PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .596
   Pat Collins C 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .429 0 0
Ben Cantwell P 4 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 0 3
Team Totals 37 5 12 5 3 5 .324 .877 30 16
2B: G Sisler 2 (8); R Maranville (7).
HR: E Clark (1).
SH: J Dugan (4).
HBP: G Sisler (1).
TB: E Clark 6; G Sisler 4; G Harper 2; R Maranville 2; J Dugan 2; L Richbourg; Z Taylor.
RBI: E Clark 3 (10); R Maranville (12); G Sisler (14).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: G Harper (2); Z Taylor (3).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Walker 5 6 5 4 3 4 1 3.65 24 38
Ralph Judd, W (1-0) 5 6 0 0 0 1 0 2.35 18
Team Totals 10 12 5 4 3 5 1 3.60 42 38

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ben Cantwell, L (0-1) 10 8 6 5 2 2 2 3.54 41 54
Team Totals 10 8 6 5 2 2 2 4.50 41 54
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: B Walker (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Moran, 1B - Ernie Quigley, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:18.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Boston Braves
1 Edd Roush CF 1 Lance Richbourg RF
2 Freddie Lindstrom 3B 2 Rabbit Maranville SS
3 Mel Ott RF 3 George Sisler 1B
4 Bill Terry 1B 4 George Harper LF
5 Travis Jackson SS 5 Joe Dugan 3B
6 Andy Reese 2B 6 Earl Clark CF
7 Jimmy Welsh LF 7 Freddie Maguire 2B
8 Bob O'Farrell C 8 Zack Taylor C
9 Bill Walker P 9 Ben Cantwell P

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