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Scores
Standings
CLE
@DET
0
5
BOS
@NYY
4
5
CHW
@SLB
2
3
PHI
@BRO
4
2
NYG
@BSN
3
1
STL
@CHC
3
4
 
(11)
CIN
@PIT
8
1
CIN
@PIT
7
8
 
(10)
Saturday, September 21, 1940,
, Braves Field
Attendance: 2,226, Time of Game: 1:43
Giants
3
67-76
 Won 1 
6th, 28 GB
at Braves
1
61-83
 Lost 1 
7th, 34½ GB
W: Harry Gumbert (11-14)
L: Bill Posedel (12-17)
S: Red Lynn (2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  2    3  9  2
Braves          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  4  0

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Rucker CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .286 .304 .340 .644 0 0
Burgess Whitehead 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .281 .320 .343 .663 2 6
Jo-Jo Moore LF 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .279 .339 .388 .727 3 0 2B
Babe Young 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .290 .365 .452 .817 15 0
Mel Ott 3B 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .293 .409 .466 .874 2 3 2B
Harry Danning C 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .303 .352 .462 .814 3 0 2B
Frank Demaree RF 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .303 .365 .412 .777 0 0
Mickey Witek SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .255 .292 .295 .586 2 5
Harry Gumbert P 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .179 .198 .262 .460 0 3
   Red Lynn P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 33 3 9 3 3 2 36 .273 .333 .364 .697 27 17
2B: J Moore (32); M Ott (25); H Danning (34).
TB: J Moore 3; H Danning 2; F Demaree 2; M Ott 2; B Young; M Witek; B Whitehead.
RBI: F Demaree 2 (59); M Ott (78).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Ott-B Whitehead-B Young; B Whitehead-M Witek-B Young.
E: M Ott (11); B Whitehead (16).

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Whitey Wietelmann 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .219 .286 .250 .536 0 1
   Al Glossop PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .213 .296 .321 .617
Mel Preibisch CF 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .300 .364 .400 .764 5 0
Bama Rowell 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .309 .335 .404 .739 2 1
Max West 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .264 .348 .375 .723 9 1 2B
Chet Ross LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .284 .355 .468 .824 1 0
Eddie Miller SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .280 .329 .425 .755 4 4 GDP
Gene Moore RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .292 .338 .401 .739 3 1
Ray Berres C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .192 .247 .204 .451 0 2 GDP
   Buddy Hassett PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235 .275 .295 .570
   Sig Broskie C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .333 .583 2 0
Bill Posedel P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .173 .230 .222 .452 1 1
Team Totals 31 1 4 1 3 3 34 .129 .206 .161 .367 27 11
2B: M West (24).
TB: G Moore 2; M West 2; B Rowell.
GIDP: E Miller (16); R Berres (6).
RBI: M West (68).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Moore-E Miller.

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Gumbert, W (11-14) 8.2 4 1 1 2 3 0 3.87 32 73
Red Lynn, S (2) 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.83 2
Team Totals 9 4 1 1 3 3 0 1.00 34 73

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Posedel, L (12-17) 9 9 3 3 3 2 0 4.17 36 56
Team Totals 9 9 3 3 3 2 0 3.00 36 56
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lee Ballanfant, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Bick Campbell, 3B - Bill Klem.
Time of Game: 1:43.
Attendance: 2,226.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Boston Braves
1 Johnny Rucker CF 1 Whitey Wietelmann 3B
2 Burgess Whitehead 2B 2 Mel Preibisch CF
3 Jo-Jo Moore LF 3 Bama Rowell 2B
4 Babe Young 1B 4 Max West 1B
5 Mel Ott 3B 5 Chet Ross LF
6 Harry Danning C 6 Eddie Miller SS
7 Frank Demaree RF 7 Gene Moore RF
8 Mickey Witek SS 8 Ray Berres C
9 Harry Gumbert P 9 Bill Posedel P

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