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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
3
1
 
(12)
NYY
@CLE
3
5
PHA
@DET
7
1
WSH
@SLB
1
4
CHC
@BRO
0
6
STL
@NYG
3
0
STL
@NYG
4
8
CIN
@PHI
0
1
CIN
@PHI
8
7
Wednesday, August 9, 1916,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 12,000, Time of Game: 1:50
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cardinals
4
46-59
 Lost 1 
7th, 19 GB
at Giants
8
50-46
 Won 1 
4th, 10½ GB
W: Pol Perritt (13-8)
L: Bob Steele (3-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   1  2  1    4  9  3
Giants          0  1  2   0  0  1   4  0  X    8  9  0

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Jack Smith CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 .221 .575 3 0
Roy Corhan SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 .201 .491 0 1
Bob Bescher LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .235 .656 1 0
Rogers Hornsby 3B-1B 4 1 4 2 0 0 .322 .843 3 0
Chief Wilson RF 4 1 1 1 0 0 .238 .582 2 0 HR
Dots Miller 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .643 2 0 HBP
   Zinn Beck 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 .235 .592 0 1
Frank Snyder C 4 0 1 1 0 0 .239 .579 8 2
Bruno Betzel 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 .224 .593 5 1
Bob Steele P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .074 .148 0 4
   Tom Long PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .317 .728
Team Totals 34 4 9 4 1 3 .265 .658 24 9
HR: C Wilson (2).
HBP: D Miller (5).
TB: R Hornsby 4; C Wilson 4; Z Beck; B Bescher; R Corhan; F Snyder.
RBI: R Hornsby 2 (28); C Wilson (15); F Snyder (13).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: B Steele 2 (2); R Hornsby (33).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
George Burns LF 4 0 1 0 0 .273 .690 2 0
Larry Doyle 2B 3 1 1 0 0 .278 .730 2 8 3B,SH
Buck Herzog 3B 1 1 0 2 0 .269 .691 0 2 SB,SH
Dave Robertson RF 4 1 2 0 1 .332 .798 0 1 SB
Benny Kauff CF 4 0 1 0 1 .259 .703 3 0
Fred Merkle 1B 4 0 1 0 0 .247 .697 14 1
Art Fletcher SS 4 1 2 0 1 .285 .688 1 3 2B
Bill Rariden C 1 2 0 1 0 .238 .628 4 0 SH
   Brad Kocher C 1 0 0 0 1 .091 .258 1 0
Pol Perritt P 3 2 1 0 0 .069 .203 0 3
Team Totals 29 8 9 0 3 4 .310 .789 27 18
2B: A Fletcher (13).
3B: L Doyle (8).
SH: L Doyle (15); B Rariden (5); B Herzog (14).
TB: A Fletcher 3; L Doyle 3; D Robertson 2; B Kauff; P Perritt; F Merkle; G Burns.
Team LOB: 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Fletcher-L Doyle-F Merkle.
Baserunning
SB: D Robertson (13); B Herzog (22).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Steele, L (3-8) 8 9 8 4 3 4 0 3.14 35 41
Team Totals 8 9 8 4 3 4 0 4.50 35 41

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Pol Perritt, W (13-8) 9 9 4 4 1 3 1 2.88 36 55
Team Totals 9 9 4 4 1 3 1 4.00 36 55
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: P Perritt (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ernie Quigley, 1B - Lord Byron, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:50.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         New York Giants
1 Jack Smith CF 1 George Burns LF
2 Roy Corhan SS 2 Larry Doyle 2B
3 Bob Bescher LF 3 Buck Herzog 3B
4 Rogers Hornsby 3B 4 Dave Robertson RF
5 Chief Wilson RF 5 Benny Kauff CF
6 Dots Miller 1B 6 Fred Merkle 1B
7 Frank Snyder C 7 Art Fletcher SS
8 Bruno Betzel 2B 8 Bill Rariden C
9 Bob Steele P 9 Pol Perritt P

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