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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
7
5
SLB
@NYY
10
12
CHW
@PHA
10
4
CLE
@WSH
6
8
PHI
@CHC
2
21
NYG
@CIN
2
5
BRO
@PIT
2
4
BSN
@STL
5
2
Thursday, May 5, 1938,
, Crosley Field
Attendance: 3,408, Time of Game: 2:03
Giants
2
13-3
 Lost 1 
1st
at Reds
5
8-9
 Won 1 
5th, 5½ GB
W: Ray Benge (1-0)
L: Harry Gumbert (2-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          1  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  6  1
Reds            0  2  0   0  0  0   0  3  X    5 10  0

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jo-Jo Moore LF 3 1 1 0 2 0 5 .343 .378 .471 .850 3 0
Dick Bartell SS 5 0 0 1 0 0 5 .317 .388 .417 .805 3 2
Jimmy Ripple RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .290 .362 .548 .911 2 0
Mel Ott 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .321 .457 .571 1.029 0 2
Hank Leiber CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .365 .420 .587 1.008 3 0
Johnny McCarthy 1B 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .254 .299 .508 .806 9 2
Lou Chiozza 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .283 .317 .367 .684 0 3
Harry Danning C 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .254 .290 .339 .629 4 1 2B
Harry Gumbert P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 2
   Sam Leslie PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Team Totals 33 2 6 2 5 5 38 .182 .289 .212 .502 24 12
2B: H Danning (5).
TB: H Danning 3; M Ott 2; J Moore; H Leiber.
RBI: D Bartell (6); H Danning (4).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. J McCarthy-D Bartell-J McCarthy.
E: M Ott (2).

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Kiddo Davis RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .444 .500 .444 .944 3 0
Lew Riggs 3B 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .254 .342 .343 .685 2 0 SB,GDP
Dusty Cooke LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .259 .338 .345 .683 6 0
Spud Davis C 3 2 1 0 1 1 4 .188 .316 .188 .503 5 0
Frank McCormick 1B 4 2 2 0 0 0 4 .324 .333 .437 .770 9 1 2B
Harry Craft CF 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .270 .352 .302 .654 2 0
Lonny Frey 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .290 .389 .419 .808 0 5
Billy Myers SS 2 0 2 1 1 0 3 .356 .415 .576 .992 0 3 2B
Jim Weaver P 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 1
   Ray Benge P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0
Team Totals 32 5 10 3 2 3 34 .312 .353 .375 .728 27 10
2B: F McCormick (5); B Myers (6).
TB: F McCormick 3; B Myers 3; K Davis 2; J Weaver; L Frey; S Davis; H Craft.
GIDP: L Riggs (3).
RBI: H Craft 2 (5); B Myers (9).
Team LOB: 5.
Baserunning
SB: L Riggs (1).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Gumbert, L (2-1) 8 10 5 4 2 3 0 3.86 34 45
Team Totals 8 10 5 4 2 3 0 4.50 34 45

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jim Weaver 7.2 6 2 1 4 3 0 4.91 33 60
Ray Benge, W (1-0) 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.12 5
Team Totals 9 6 2 1 5 5 0 1.00 38 60
Balks: None.
WP: J Weaver (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lee Ballanfant, 1B - Bill Klem, 2B - (none), 3B - Ziggy Sears.
Time of Game: 2:03.
Attendance: 3,408.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Cincinnati Reds
1 Jo-Jo Moore LF 1 Kiddo Davis RF
2 Dick Bartell SS 2 Lew Riggs 3B
3 Jimmy Ripple RF 3 Dusty Cooke LF
4 Mel Ott 3B 4 Spud Davis C
5 Hank Leiber CF 5 Frank McCormick 1B
6 Johnny McCarthy 1B 6 Harry Craft CF
7 Lou Chiozza 2B 7 Lonny Frey 2B
8 Harry Danning C 8 Billy Myers SS
9 Harry Gumbert P 9 Jim Weaver P

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