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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
2
3
 
(10)
WSH
@PHA
13
3
CHC
@BRO
0
2
PIT
@BSN
0
1
STL
@NYG
2
3
 
(10)
Wednesday, September 27, 1916,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:25
Cardinals
2
60-91
 Lost 12 
7th, 32 GB
at Giants
3
82-62
 Won 23 
4th, 6½ GB
W: Hank Ritter (1-0)
L: Bob Steele (5-14)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Cardinals       1  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  0   0    2 10  2
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  2   1    3  9  2

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bob Bescher LF 4 1 0 0 1 1 5 .230 .311 .331 .642 1 0
Sam Bohne SS 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .161 .235 .161 .397 1 4
Jack Smith CF 3 1 2 1 0 0 5 .247 .293 .344 .637 3 0 4·SB,HBP,SH
Rogers Hornsby 3B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .316 .372 .450 .821 1 3
Chief Wilson RF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .240 .289 .300 .589 5 0
Dots Miller 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .238 .303 .317 .619 8 0 SB
Frank Snyder C 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .260 .292 .308 .600 6 0
Bruno Betzel 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .233 .287 .313 .600 3 2
Bob Steele P 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .196 .196 .196 .392 0 0
Team Totals 37 2 10 1 2 6 41 .270 .325 .270 .595 28 9
SH: J Smith (19).
HBP: J Smith (3).
TB: J Smith 2; D Miller 2; S Bohne 2; B Betzel; C Wilson; B Steele; R Hornsby.
RBI: J Smith (20).
Team LOB: 1.
Fielding
E: R Hornsby (45); S Bohne (6).
Baserunning
SB: J Smith 4 (23); D Miller (18).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Burns LF 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .280 .349 .368 .717 2 0
Buck Herzog 2B 5 0 1 2 0 1 5 .263 .331 .333 .664 0 2 3B
Dave Robertson RF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .302 .319 .413 .732 6 0
Heinie Zimmerman 3B 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .288 .322 .397 .719 0 1
Art Fletcher SS 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .287 .322 .374 .697 3 1
Benny Kauff CF 5 0 2 0 0 1 5 .271 .358 .412 .770 3 0 3B
Walter Holke 1B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .344 .379 .433 .812 8 0
Bill Rariden C 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 .224 .336 .276 .612 8 2
   Lew McCarty PH-C 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .330 .399 .400 .799 0 0
Fred Anderson P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .138 .167 .207 .374 0 1
   Rube Benton P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .095 .118 .122 .240 0 1
   Hans Lobert PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .221 .264 .324 .587
   George Smith P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   High Pockets Kelly PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .147 .216 .191 .407
   Hank Ritter P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Team Totals 39 3 9 2 4 5 43 .231 .302 .333 .636 30 9
3B: B Herzog (5); B Kauff (14).
TB: B Kauff 4; B Herzog 3; H Zimmerman; A Fletcher; B Rariden; D Robertson; W Holke; G Burns.
RBI: B Herzog 2 (31).
Team LOB: 2.
Fielding
E: B Rariden (21); A Fletcher (45).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Steele, L (5-14) 9.1 9 3 3 4 5 0 3.21 43 59
Team Totals 9.1 9 3 3 4 5 0 2.89 43 59

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Fred Anderson 2.1 6 2 2 2 2 0 3.24 13 37
Rube Benton 4.2 4 0 0 0 4 0 2.81 18
George Smith 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.52 7
Hank Ritter, W (1-0) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 3
Team Totals 10 10 2 2 2 6 0 1.80 41 37
Balks: None.
WP: B Steele (2).
HBP: R Benton (10).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Hank O'Day, 1B - Pete Harrison, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:25.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         New York Giants
1 Bob Bescher LF 1 George Burns LF
2 Sam Bohne SS 2 Buck Herzog 2B
3 Jack Smith CF 3 Dave Robertson RF
4 Rogers Hornsby 3B 4 Heinie Zimmerman 3B
5 Chief Wilson RF 5 Art Fletcher SS
6 Dots Miller 1B 6 Benny Kauff CF
7 Frank Snyder C 7 Walter Holke 1B
8 Bruno Betzel 2B 8 Bill Rariden C
9 Bob Steele P 9 Fred Anderson P

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