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Scores
Standings
DET
@CHW
2
0
CLE
@SLB
4
5
CLE
@SLB
1
3
 
(8)
CHC
@BRO
1
2
CHC
@BRO
1
4
PIT
@BSN
2
1
PIT
@BSN
1
4
STL
@NYG
3
5
STL
@NYG
0
2
 
(7)
CIN
@PHI
3
2
Friday, August 11, 1916,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:12
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cardinals
3
46-60
 Lost 2 
7th, 21 GB
at Giants
5
51-46
 Won 2 
4th, 10½ GB
W: Slim Sallee (8-6)
L: Lee Meadows (8-14)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  2  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    3  8  2
Giants          2  2  0   0  0  0   0  1  X    5  6  1

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jack Smith CF 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .224 .265 .315 .580 1 0 SB
   Tom Long PH-RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .317 .332 .396 .728 0 0
Roy Corhan SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .198 .243 .241 .484 0 0
Bob Bescher LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .233 .315 .335 .650 2 0
Rogers Hornsby 3B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .320 .376 .462 .838 0 1
Chief Wilson RF-CF 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .239 .293 .298 .591 1 0 3B
   Art Butler PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .254 .302 .305 .607 2B
Dots Miller 1B 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .238 .309 .332 .641 12 1 SB
Mike Gonzalez C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .254 .341 .349 .690 4 4
Bruno Betzel 2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .227 .285 .311 .597 3 3
Lee Meadows P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .152 .152 .258 .409 1 2
   Zinn Beck PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .233 .294 .293 .588
Team Totals 35 3 8 3 1 4 36 .229 .250 .314 .564 24 11
2B: A Butler (3).
3B: C Wilson (1).
TB: C Wilson 3; A Butler 2; B Betzel 2; T Long; M Gonzalez; D Miller; J Smith.
RBI: M Gonzalez (10); C Wilson (16); B Betzel (15).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Betzel-D Miller.
E: J Smith (10); B Bescher (13).
Baserunning
SB: J Smith (14); D Miller (14).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Burns LF 3 0 0 1 0 2 4 .271 .329 .356 .685 3 0 SH
Larry Doyle 2B 4 1 0 0 0 1 4 .275 .330 .392 .722 5 3
Buck Herzog 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .269 .339 .350 .689 1 1
Dave Robertson RF 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .330 .339 .454 .793 1 0
Benny Kauff CF 1 1 0 0 3 0 4 .258 .347 .360 .706 4 0
Fred Merkle 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .244 .319 .371 .689 4 1
Art Fletcher SS 4 1 4 1 0 0 4 .295 .329 .380 .709 2 0 2B
Bill Rariden C 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .239 .355 .279 .635 6 1 2B
Fred Anderson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .106 .143 .128 .271 0 0
   Slim Sallee P 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 .133 .161 .133 .295 1 1
Team Totals 29 5 6 3 5 5 35 .207 .324 .276 .599 27 7
2B: A Fletcher (14); B Rariden (7).
SH: G Burns (8).
TB: A Fletcher 5; B Rariden 2; B Herzog.
RBI: A Fletcher (46); S Sallee (1); G Burns (29).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Doyle-A Fletcher.
E: A Fletcher (29).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lee Meadows, L (8-14) 8 6 5 3 5 5 0 2.56 35 54
Team Totals 8 6 5 3 5 5 0 3.38 35 54

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Fred Anderson 1.1 4 2 2 1 1 0 2.63 8 38
Slim Sallee, W (8-6) 7.2 4 1 1 0 3 0 2.83 28
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 1 4 0 3.00 36 38
Balks: None.
WP: L Meadows (5).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lord Byron, 1B - Ernie Quigley, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:12.
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 Mike Gonzalez C 7 Art Fletcher SS
8 Bruno Betzel 2B 8 Bill Rariden C
9 Lee Meadows P 9 Fred Anderson P

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