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Scores
Standings
BOS
@NYY
1
5
CLE
@SLB
9
3
CLE
@SLB
1
2
 
(5)
PHA
@WSH
9
8
 
(10)
PHA
@WSH
2
4
NYG
@BSN
3
1
NYG
@BSN
1
5
STL
@CIN
6
0
STL
@CIN
2
3
CHC
@PIT
6
0
CHC
@PIT
4
5
 
(11)
Monday, September 1, 1952,
, Braves Field
Attendance: 7,253, Time of Game: 2:16
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Giants
1
75-52
 Lost 1 
2nd, 9 GB
at Braves
5
56-73
 Won 1 
6th, 29 GB
W: Ernie Johnson (4-1)
L: Larry Jansen (11-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  7  1
Braves          2  0  0   0  0  1   2  0  X    5  9  0

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Don Mueller RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .268 .323 .397 .719 0.063 0.79 0.090 -0.027 0.4 1 0
Al Dark SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .295 .357 .396 .753 -0.081 1.07 0.000 -0.081 -0.8 3 4
Whitey Lockman 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .309 .383 .418 .801 -0.039 1.00 0.025 -0.063 -0.2 8 1
Monte Irvin LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .273 .333 .364 .697 -0.033 0.99 0.047 -0.080 -0.5 1 0 2B
Bobby Thomson CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .272 .339 .473 .813 -0.049 1.08 0.041 -0.089 -0.6 0 0
Hank Thompson 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .253 .339 .449 .787 -0.097 0.99 0.000 -0.097 -1.0 1 1
Wes Westrum C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .226 .374 .399 .773 -0.042 0.86 0.000 -0.042 -0.4 5 0
   George Wilson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .230 .264 .333 .597 -0.022 1.15 0.000 -0.022 -0.2
   Sal Yvars C 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .243 .311 .324 .636 0.003 0.07 0.003 0.000 0.1 1 1
Davey Williams 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .261 .333 .401 .734 0.037 0.54 0.068 -0.031 0.6 3 2 2B
Larry Jansen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .178 .339 .200 .539 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Dave Koslo P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .041 .096 .061 .157 -0.035 0.71 0.000 -0.035 -0.3 1 1
   Dusty Rhodes PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258 .337 .510 .847 -0.041 1.46 0.000 -0.041 -0.3
   Hoyt Wilhelm P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .194 .267 .460 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Monty Kennedy P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .059 .059 .059 .118 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 1
Team Totals 34 1 7 1 1 2 35 .206 .229 .265 .493 -0.336 0.91 0.274 -0.608 -3.1 24 11
2B: M Irvin (1, off E Johnson); D Williams (23, off E Johnson).
TB: D Williams 2; M Irvin 2; D Mueller 2; W Lockman; B Thomson; S Yvars.
RBI: D Williams (49).
2-out RBI: D Williams.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Williams-A Dark-W Lockman.
PB: S Yvars (5).
E: A Dark (23).

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Sam Jethroe CF 4 2 1 0 1 2 5 .246 .330 .394 .724 0.029 0.42 0.050 -0.021 0.2 2 0
Johnny Logan SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .282 .330 .359 .689 0.162 0.76 0.176 -0.014 1.6 2 3 2B
Earl Torgeson 1B 2 0 1 1 1 0 4 .215 .354 .314 .668 0.045 0.58 0.069 -0.024 0.6 11 2 CS,SH
Sid Gordon LF 2 1 1 1 2 0 4 .293 .392 .496 .889 0.048 0.57 0.060 -0.011 0.8 2 0
Eddie Mathews 3B 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .229 .312 .420 .731 -0.040 0.79 0.051 -0.091 -0.0 2 1 2·2B,GDP
Jack Daniels RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .192 .276 .244 .519 -0.065 0.67 0.000 -0.065 -1.3 3 0
Paul Burris C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .220 .261 .303 .564 -0.036 0.56 0.004 -0.039 -0.7 4 0
Jack Dittmer 2B 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .172 .220 .234 .455 0.058 0.45 0.073 -0.015 0.8 0 4
Ernie Johnson P 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .077 .143 .154 .297 -0.037 0.37 0.001 -0.038 -0.6 1 1
Team Totals 30 5 9 5 6 6 37 .300 .417 .400 .817 0.164 0.57 0.484 -0.318 1.4 27 11
2B: J Logan (15, off L Jansen); E Mathews 2 (20, 1 off D Koslo, 1 off H Wilhelm).
SH: E Torgeson (5, off D Koslo).
TB: E Mathews 4; J Logan 3; J Dittmer 2; E Torgeson; S Jethroe; S Gordon.
GIDP: E Mathews (8).
RBI: S Gordon (63); E Torgeson (28); J Dittmer (23); J Logan (30); E Mathews (46).
2-out RBI: E Mathews; J Dittmer.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 4 for 11.
Baserunning
CS: E Torgeson (5, 2nd base by H Wilhelm/S Yvars).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Larry Jansen, L (11-11) 0 3 2 2 1 0 0 4.07 4 35 -0.259 1.15 -3.0
Dave Koslo 6 4 1 1 2 5 0 2.97 23 2 0 0.165 0.66 2.7
Hoyt Wilhelm 0.2 2 2 1 2 0 0 2.62 5 0 0 -0.076 0.32 -1.9
Monty Kennedy 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.96 5 1 0 0.006 0.06 0.8
Team Totals 8 9 5 4 6 6 0 4.50 37 35 3 0 -0.164 0.57 -1.4
L Jansen faced 4 batters in the 1st inning.

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ernie Johnson, W (4-1) 9 7 1 1 1 2 0 4.26 35 70 0.336 0.91 3.1
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 1 2 0 1.00 35 70 0.336 0.91 3.1
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry Goetz, 1B - Frank Dascoli, 2B - Frank Secory, 3B - Lon Warneke.
Time of Game: 2:16.
Attendance: 7,253.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 68° F, Overcast, No Precipitation.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Boston Braves
1 Don Mueller RF 1 Sam Jethroe CF
2 Al Dark SS 2 Johnny Logan SS
3 Whitey Lockman 1B 3 Earl Torgeson 1B
4 Monte Irvin LF 4 Sid Gordon LF
5 Bobby Thomson CF 5 Eddie Mathews 3B
6 Hank Thompson 3B 6 Jack Daniels RF
7 Wes Westrum C 7 Paul Burris C
8 Davey Williams 2B 8 Jack Dittmer 2B
9 Larry Jansen P 9 Ernie Johnson P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b1 0-0 0 1-- R BSN J. Logan L. Jansen 15% 73% Double to LF (Deep LF); Jethroe Scores; Logan to 3B/Adv on E6 (throw)
t7 0-3 2 -2- R NYG D. Williams E. Johnson -7% 86% Double to LF (LF Line); Thomson Scores
b6 2-0 2 12- R BSN J. Dittmer D. Koslo 7% 92% Single; Mathews Scores; Burris to 2B
b3 2-0 1 12- OO BSN E. Mathews D. Koslo -6% 75% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
t6 0-2 0 --- NYG D. Mueller E. Johnson -5% 74% Single

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Braves' Ernie Johnson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- NYG D. Mueller E. Johnson -4% 46% Single (Ground Ball)
t1 0-0 0 1-- O NYG A. Dark E. Johnson 2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B; Mueller to 2B
t1 0-0 1 -2- NYG W. Lockman E. Johnson -2% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 1 12- O NYG M. Irvin E. Johnson 4% 50% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 2 12- O NYG B. Thomson E. Johnson 4% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Braves Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Larry Jansen facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- BSN S. Jethroe L. Jansen 4% 58% Single/Bunt
b1 0-0 0 1-- R BSN J. Logan L. Jansen 15% 73% Double to LF (Deep LF); Jethroe Scores; Logan to 3B/Adv on E6 (throw)
b1 1-0 0 --3 BSN E. Torgeson L. Jansen 3% 76% Walk
b1 1-0 0 1-3 R BSN S. Gordon L. Jansen 4% 80% Single to CF; Logan Scores; Torgeson to 2B
Dave Koslo replaces Larry Jansen pitching and batting 9th
b1 2-0 0 12- O BSN E. Mathews D. Koslo -3% 77% Strikeout
b1 2-0 1 12- O BSN J. Daniels D. Koslo -3% 74% Strikeout
b1 2-0 2 12- O BSN P. Burris D. Koslo -3% 71% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 2.
Top of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Behind 0-2, Braves' Ernie Johnson facing 6-7-8
t2 0-2 0 --- O NYG H. Thompson E. Johnson 2% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
t2 0-2 1 --- O NYG W. Westrum E. Johnson 1% 75% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-2 2 --- O NYG D. Williams E. Johnson 1% 76% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-0, Giants' Dave Koslo facing 8-9-1
b2 2-0 0 --- O BSN J. Dittmer D. Koslo -1% 75% Strikeout
b2 2-0 1 --- O BSN E. Johnson D. Koslo -1% 74% Foul Flyball: 1B
b2 2-0 2 --- O BSN S. Jethroe D. Koslo -1% 73% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 2.
Top of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Behind 0-2, Braves' Ernie Johnson facing 9-1-2
t3 0-2 0 --- O NYG D. Koslo E. Johnson 2% 75% Groundout: 1B-P
t3 0-2 1 --- O NYG D. Mueller E. Johnson 2% 77% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 0-2 2 --- O NYG A. Dark E. Johnson 1% 78% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-0, Giants' Dave Koslo facing 2-3-4
b3 2-0 0 --- BSN J. Logan D. Koslo 2% 80% Single
b3 2-0 0 1-- O BSN E. Torgeson D. Koslo -1% 79% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Logan to 2B
b3 2-0 1 -2- BSN S. Gordon D. Koslo 1% 80% Walk
b3 2-0 1 12- OO BSN E. Mathews D. Koslo -6% 75% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 2.
Top of the 4th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-2, Braves' Ernie Johnson facing 3-4-5
t4 0-2 0 --- O NYG W. Lockman E. Johnson 3% 77% Flyball: RF
t4 0-2 1 --- NYG M. Irvin E. Johnson -5% 72% Double
t4 0-2 1 -2- O NYG B. Thomson E. Johnson 4% 76% Strikeout
t4 0-2 2 -2- O NYG H. Thompson E. Johnson 3% 80% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-0, Giants' Dave Koslo facing 6-7-8
b4 2-0 0 --- O BSN J. Daniels D. Koslo -1% 79% Groundout: 1B-P
b4 2-0 1 --- O BSN P. Burris D. Koslo -1% 78% Lineout: SS
b4 2-0 2 --- BSN J. Dittmer D. Koslo 1% 78% Single
b4 2-0 2 1-- O BSN E. Johnson D. Koslo -1% 77% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 2.
Top of the 5th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-2, Braves' Ernie Johnson facing 7-8-9
t5 0-2 0 --- O NYG W. Westrum E. Johnson 3% 80% Groundout: SS-1B
t5 0-2 1 --- O NYG D. Williams E. Johnson 2% 81% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 0-2 2 --- O NYG D. Koslo E. Johnson 1% 83% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-0, Giants' Dave Koslo facing 1-2-3
b5 2-0 0 --- O BSN S. Jethroe D. Koslo -1% 81% Foul Flyball: 1B
b5 2-0 1 --- O BSN J. Logan D. Koslo -1% 80% Lineout: 3B
b5 2-0 2 --- O BSN E. Torgeson D. Koslo -1% 80% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 2.
Top of the 6th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-2, Braves' Ernie Johnson facing 1-2-3
t6 0-2 0 --- NYG D. Mueller E. Johnson -5% 74% Single
t6 0-2 0 1-- O NYG A. Dark E. Johnson 5% 79% Flyball: RF
t6 0-2 1 1-- O NYG W. Lockman E. Johnson 4% 83% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t6 0-2 2 1-- O NYG M. Irvin E. Johnson 3% 86% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-0, Giants' Dave Koslo facing 4-5-6
b6 2-0 0 --- O BSN S. Gordon D. Koslo -1% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 2-0 1 --- BSN E. Mathews D. Koslo 2% 87% Double to RF
b6 2-0 1 -2- O BSN J. Daniels D. Koslo -2% 85% Groundout: 2B-1B; Mathews stays at 2B
b6 2-0 2 -2- BSN P. Burris D. Koslo 0% 85% Walk
b6 2-0 2 12- R BSN J. Dittmer D. Koslo 7% 92% Single; Mathews Scores; Burris to 2B
b6 3-0 2 12- O BSN E. Johnson D. Koslo -1% 91% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 0, Braves 3.
Top of the 7th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-3, Braves' Ernie Johnson facing 5-6-7
t7 0-3 0 --- NYG B. Thomson E. Johnson -4% 87% Single
t7 0-3 0 1-- O NYG H. Thompson E. Johnson 4% 90% Flyball: 3B
George Wilson pinch hits for Wes Westrum (C) batting 7th
t7 0-3 1 1-- O NYG G. Wilson E. Johnson 2% 93% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Thomson to 2B
t7 0-3 2 -2- R NYG D. Williams E. Johnson -7% 86% Double to LF (LF Line); Thomson Scores
Dusty Rhodes pinch hits for Dave Koslo (P) batting 9th
t7 1-3 2 -2- O NYG D. Rhodes E. Johnson 4% 90% Flyball: SS
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Braves 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Braves Batting, Ahead 3-1, Giants' Hoyt Wilhelm facing 1-2-3
Hoyt Wilhelm replaces Dusty Rhodes (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Sal Yvars replaces George Wilson (PH) playing C batting 7th
b7 3-1 0 --- BSN S. Jethroe H. Wilhelm 1% 91% Walk
b7 3-1 0 1-- O BSN J. Logan H. Wilhelm -0% 91% Groundout: SS-1B; Jethroe to 2B
b7 3-1 1 -2- R BSN E. Torgeson H. Wilhelm 4% 95% Single to CF; Jethroe Scores
b7 4-1 1 1-- O BSN S. Gordon H. Wilhelm -1% 94% Torgeson Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
b7 4-1 2 --- BSN S. Gordon H. Wilhelm 0% 94% Walk
b7 4-1 2 1-- BSN E. Mathews H. Wilhelm 0% 95% Passed Ball; Gordon to 2B
b7 4-1 2 -2- R BSN E. Mathews H. Wilhelm 3% 97% Double to RF (Deep RF); Gordon Scores/unER
Monty Kennedy replaces Hoyt Wilhelm pitching and batting 9th
b7 5-1 2 -2- O BSN J. Daniels M. Kennedy -0% 97% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Braves 5.
Top of the 8th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-5, Braves' Ernie Johnson facing 1-2-3
t8 1-5 0 --- O NYG D. Mueller E. Johnson 1% 98% Groundout: P-1B
t8 1-5 1 --- O NYG A. Dark E. Johnson 1% 99% Flyball: LF
t8 1-5 2 --- NYG W. Lockman E. Johnson -0% 98% Single
t8 1-5 2 1-- O NYG M. Irvin E. Johnson 1% 99% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Braves 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Braves Batting, Ahead 5-1, Giants' Monty Kennedy facing 7-8-9
b8 5-1 0 --- O BSN P. Burris M. Kennedy -0% 99% Foul Flyball: SS
b8 5-1 1 --- O BSN J. Dittmer M. Kennedy -0% 99% Groundout: P-1B
b8 5-1 2 --- BSN E. Johnson M. Kennedy 0% 99% Walk
b8 5-1 2 1-- O BSN S. Jethroe M. Kennedy -0% 99% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Braves 5.
Top of the 9th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-5, Braves' Ernie Johnson facing 5-6-7
t9 1-5 0 --- O NYG B. Thomson E. Johnson 1% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
t9 1-5 1 --- O NYG H. Thompson E. Johnson 0% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t9 1-5 2 --- NYG S. Yvars E. Johnson -0% 100% Single
t9 1-5 2 1-- O NYG D. Williams E. Johnson 0% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Braves 5.

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