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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
2
8
PHA
@CLE
5
3
NYY
@DET
9
9
 
(11)
WSH
@SLB
9
6
STL
@BRO
1
6
CIN
@BSN
1
5
PIT
@NYG
5
4
CHC
@PHI
4
5
 
(11)
Saturday, May 19, 1917,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:17
Pirates
5
10-20
 Won 1 
8th, 10½ GB
at Giants
4
15-8
 Lost 1 
2nd, 2 GB
W: Wilbur Cooper (4-2)
L: Rube Benton (2-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  1  0   0  1  0   1  1  1    5 10  3
Giants          0  0  0   3  0  0   0  0  1    4 10  3

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Carey CF 4 1 2 1 1 1 5 .243 .331 .391 .722 3 2 3B
Carson Bigbee 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .191 .258 .227 .486 0 1
   Walter Schmidt PH-C 3 0 2 2 0 0 3 .217 .357 .217 .575 1 1
Doug Baird 3B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .288 .383 .356 .739 3 2
Bill Hinchman LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .168 .300 .267 .567 1 0 SH
Bunny Brief 1B 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .237 .256 .421 .677 10 1 SB
Lee King RF 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 .269 .367 .269 .636 3 0 SH
William Fischer C 2 0 2 0 0 0 2 .386 .427 .529 .955 4 0 SB
   Billy Gleason 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .171 .261 .195 .456 2 2
Alex McCarthy SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .200 .286 .260 .546 0 5
Wilbur Cooper P 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .105 .190 .158 .348 0 2
Team Totals 34 5 10 3 3 5 39 .294 .351 .353 .704 27 16
3B: M Carey (6).
SH: B Hinchman (3); L King (1).
TB: M Carey 4; W Fischer 2; B Brief 2; W Schmidt 2; A McCarthy; D Baird.
RBI: W Schmidt 2 (3); M Carey (11).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: W Fischer 2 (3); D Baird (10).
Baserunning
SB: B Brief (3); W Fischer (4).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Burns LF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .365 .450 .479 .930 1 0 2B,SB
Buck Herzog 2B 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .313 .353 .479 .832 2 4 SB
Dave Robertson RF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .253 .297 .400 .697 4 0
Heinie Zimmerman 3B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .330 .366 .443 .809 1 0
Art Fletcher SS 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .253 .313 .341 .654 0 5
Benny Kauff CF 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .333 .412 .389 .801 3 0
Walter Holke 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .303 .340 .438 .779 10 1
Lew McCarty C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .288 .373 .441 .814 6 2
Pol Perritt P 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .077 .077 .077 .154 0 0
   Rube Benton P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   High Pockets Kelly PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Fred Anderson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .083 .000 .083 0 0
Team Totals 37 4 10 0 3 4 40 .270 .325 .297 .622 27 13
2B: G Burns (5).
TB: G Burns 3; A Fletcher 2; L McCarty; B Kauff; P Perritt; H Zimmerman; W Holke; B Herzog.
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Fletcher-B Herzog-W Holke.
E: L McCarty (3); A Fletcher (9); R Benton (1).
Baserunning
SB: G Burns (6); B Herzog (2).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Wilbur Cooper, W (4-2) 9 10 4 1 3 4 0 2.65 39 58
Team Totals 9 10 4 1 3 4 0 1.00 39 58

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Pol Perritt 4.1 3 2 1 3 2 0 3.58 18 50
Rube Benton, L (2-2) 3.2 5 2 2 0 2 0 2.27 16
Fred Anderson 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1.15 5
Team Totals 9 10 5 3 3 5 0 3.00 39 50
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Klem, 1B - Kitty Bransfield, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:17.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         New York Giants
1 Max Carey CF 1 George Burns LF
2 Carson Bigbee 2B 2 Buck Herzog 2B
3 Doug Baird 3B 3 Dave Robertson RF
4 Bill Hinchman LF 4 Heinie Zimmerman 3B
5 Bunny Brief 1B 5 Art Fletcher SS
6 Lee King RF 6 Benny Kauff CF
7 William Fischer C 7 Walter Holke 1B
8 Alex McCarthy SS 8 Lew McCarty C
9 Wilbur Cooper P 9 Pol Perritt P

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