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Scores
Standings
PHI
@BRO
12
13
NYG
@BSN
2
7
CIN
@PIT
1
2
Monday, May 1, 1939,
, Braves Field
Attendance: 3,188, Time of Game: 2:00
Giants
2
3-7
 Lost 5 
7th, 4½ GB
at Braves
7
8-3
 Won 4 
1st
W: Bill Posedel (2-0)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  2    2  4  0
Braves          1  2  4   0  0  0   0  0  X    7 10  1

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jo-Jo Moore LF 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .143 .182 .143 .325 3 0
Billy Jurges SS 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .294 .351 .382 .734 3 4
Bob Seeds CF 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .200 .333 .200 .533 0 0
Mel Ott RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .324 .439 .588 1.027 0 0 2B,GDP
Zeke Bonura 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .314 .429 .429 .857 11 0
Harry Danning C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .238 .238 .333 .571 3 1
Burgess Whitehead 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .212 .316 .242 .558 4 6
George Myatt 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .188 .316 .250 .566 0 3
Slick Castleman P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Bill Lohrman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Jimmy Ripple 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .167 .167 .333
   Jumbo Brown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Ken O'Dea 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .250 .500 .250 .750
Team Totals 31 2 4 2 2 2 33 .129 .182 .161 .343 24 14
2B: M Ott (3).
TB: M Ott 2; B Jurges; K O'Dea; B Seeds.
GIDP: M Ott (1).
RBI: B Seeds (1); B Jurges (8).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 3. B Whitehead-B Jurges-Z Bonura 2; G Myatt-B Whitehead-Z Bonura.

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Debs Garms 3B 5 1 2 0 0 1 5 .333 .409 .410 .819 0 3
Johnny Cooney CF 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .276 .382 .276 .658 3 0 SB
Max West RF 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .185 .267 .222 .489 1 0 GDP
Al Simmons LF 3 1 2 1 1 1 4 .308 .372 .410 .782 2 0
Tony Cuccinello 2B 4 1 1 3 0 0 4 .295 .326 .477 .803 2 5 HR,GDP
Elbie Fletcher 1B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .289 .426 .289 .715 15 0
Eddie Miller SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .205 .295 .308 .603 0 4 2B
Al Lopez C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .263 .349 .289 .638 4 0
Bill Posedel P 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 5 GDP
Team Totals 31 7 10 6 6 3 37 .323 .432 .452 .884 27 17
2B: E Miller (1).
HR: T Cuccinello (2).
TB: T Cuccinello 4; A Simmons 2; D Garms 2; E Miller 2; B Posedel; J Cooney; E Fletcher; M West.
GIDP: M West (2); B Posedel (1); T Cuccinello (1).
RBI: T Cuccinello 3 (10); M West (6); B Posedel (1); A Simmons (3).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. E Miller-T Cuccinello-E Fletcher.
E: T Cuccinello (2).
Baserunning
SB: J Cooney (1).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Slick Castleman, L (0-2) 2 4 5 5 3 1 0 7.88 12 26
Bill Lohrman 3 2 2 2 2 2 1 4.85 13
Jumbo Brown 3 4 0 0 1 0 0 0.00 12
Team Totals 8 10 7 7 6 3 1 7.88 37 26

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Posedel, W (2-0) 9 4 2 1 2 2 0 0.69 33 73
Team Totals 9 4 2 1 2 2 0 1.00 33 73
Balks: None.
WP: S Castleman (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Moran, 1B - George Magerkurth, 2B - (none), 3B - Ziggy Sears.
Time of Game: 2:00.
Attendance: 3,188.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Boston Braves
1 Jo-Jo Moore LF 1 Debs Garms 3B
2 Billy Jurges SS 2 Johnny Cooney CF
3 Bob Seeds CF 3 Max West RF
4 Mel Ott RF 4 Al Simmons LF
5 Zeke Bonura 1B 5 Tony Cuccinello 2B
6 Harry Danning C 6 Elbie Fletcher 1B
7 Burgess Whitehead 2B 7 Eddie Miller SS
8 George Myatt 3B 8 Al Lopez C
9 Slick Castleman P 9 Bill Posedel P

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