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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
3
12
CHW
@NYY
1
6
SLB
@WSH
1
2
NYG
@CHC
4
1
Sunday, June 2, 1929,
, Wrigley Field
Attendance: 45,000, Time of Game: 2:19
Giants
4
19-17
 Won 4 
5th, 4½ GB
at Cubs
1
22-16
 Lost 3 
3rd, 2½ GB
W: Larry Benton (3-6)
L: Sheriff Blake (2-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   4  0  0    4 10  2
Cubs            0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  5  0

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Edd Roush CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .331 .408 .477 .885 3 0
Jimmy Welsh LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .252 .330 .350 .680 0 0
Freddie Lindstrom 3B 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .255 .287 .401 .688 2 2 2B,SH
Mel Ott RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .333 .458 .675 1.133 1 0
Bill Terry 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .362 .421 .517 .938 16 0
Andy Reese 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .248 .323 .333 .656 0 1
   Pat Crawford PH 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 .250 .294 .625 .919
   Andy Cohen 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .325 .341 .500 .841 0 1
Travis Jackson SS 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .350 .411 .642 1.053 3 8
Shanty Hogan C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .203 .301 .219 .520 1 1
   Freddy Leach PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .196 .255 .216 .470
   Bob O'Farrell C 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .400 .462 .557 1.019 1 0
Larry Benton P 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .154 .154 .269 .423 0 5
Team Totals 34 4 10 4 1 4 36 .294 .314 .324 .638 27 18
2B: F Lindstrom (9).
SH: F Lindstrom (8).
TB: F Lindstrom 2; T Jackson 2; E Roush 2; F Leach; P Crawford; B Terry; M Ott; J Welsh.
RBI: F Leach (4); T Jackson (31); P Crawford (7); E Roush (21).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 3. L Benton-T Jackson-B Terry 2; F Lindstrom-B Terry.
E: A Reese (8); F Lindstrom (5).

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Norm McMillan 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .318 .356 .424 .779 3 1 HR
Clyde Beck SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .221 .307 .257 .564 1 5
Kiki Cuyler RF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .355 .435 .542 .977 3 0
Rogers Hornsby 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .348 .448 .548 .996 1 1
Hack Wilson CF 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .299 .383 .537 .921 2 1
Riggs Stephenson LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .370 .463 .551 1.014 1 0 2B
Charlie Grimm 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .287 .341 .465 .806 12 0
Johnny Schulte C 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .250 .350 .600 3 2
   Cliff Heathcote PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .281 .410 .313 .723
   Earl Grace C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .327 .341 .667 1 0
Sheriff Blake P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .103 .103 .103 .207 0 1
   Mike Cvengros P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 .500 1.100 0 0
   Johnny Moore PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300 .364 .400 .764
   Trader Horne P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 1
Team Totals 29 1 5 1 2 2 31 .172 .226 .310 .536 27 12
2B: R Stephenson (11).
HR: N McMillan (1).
TB: N McMillan 5; R Stephenson 2; K Cuyler; R Hornsby.
RBI: N McMillan (10).
Team LOB: 3.

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Larry Benton, W (3-6) 9 5 1 1 2 2 1 2.76 31 73
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 2 2 1 1.00 31 73

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Sheriff Blake, L (2-7) 7 9 4 4 0 3 0 3.13 28 46
Mike Cvengros 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.49 4
Trader Horne 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.74 4
Team Totals 9 10 4 4 1 4 0 4.00 36 46
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - Bill Klem, 2B - (none), 3B - George Magerkurth.
Time of Game: 2:19.
Attendance: 45,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Chicago Cubs
1 Edd Roush CF 1 Norm McMillan 3B
2 Jimmy Welsh LF 2 Clyde Beck SS
3 Freddie Lindstrom 3B 3 Kiki Cuyler RF
4 Mel Ott RF 4 Rogers Hornsby 2B
5 Bill Terry 1B 5 Hack Wilson CF
6 Andy Reese 2B 6 Riggs Stephenson LF
7 Travis Jackson SS 7 Charlie Grimm 1B
8 Shanty Hogan C 8 Johnny Schulte C
9 Larry Benton P 9 Sheriff Blake P

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