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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
4
2
BOS
@CLE
1
3
NYY
@SLB
0
1
CHC
@BRO
4
5
CIN
@BSN
2
1
CIN
@BSN
0
3
STL
@NYG
3
4
 
(12)
STL
@NYG
1
4
PIT
@PHI
4
1
Saturday, July 7, 1917,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:30
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cardinals
3
40-33
 Lost 2 
3rd, 7½ GB
at Giants
4
43-23
 Won 2 
1st
W: Jeff Tesreau (8-3)
L: Bill Doak (10-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  2   0  0  0    3  7  2
Giants          2  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    4 13  3

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Jack Smith LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 .287 .747 0 0
   Gene Paulette PH-1B 1 0 0 1 1 0 .257 .670 5 0 SH
Doug Baird 3B 5 0 0 0 1 1 .253 .676 3 0
Tom Long RF 6 0 1 0 0 1 .255 .676 3 0
Rogers Hornsby SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 .318 .933 3 3
Walton Cruise CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 .340 .820 3 0
Dots Miller 1B-2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 .211 .529 11 1 HBP
Frank Snyder C 5 2 1 0 0 1 .183 .459 4 2
Bruno Betzel 2B-LF 4 0 1 1 1 1 .224 .547 3 6
Lee Meadows P 1 0 0 0 1 1 .091 .202 0 2
   Mike Gonzalez PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .562 HBP
   Milt Watson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .138 .310 0 0
   Gene Packard PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 .292 .638
   Oscar Horstmann P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067 .258 0 0
   Bill Doak P 1 0 0 0 0 1 .120 .240 0 2
Team Totals 41 3 7 3 4 6 .171 .447 35 16
SH: G Paulette (3).
HBP: D Miller (2); M Gonzalez (1).
TB: T Long; G Packard; B Betzel; D Miller; W Cruise; J Smith; F Snyder.
RBI: G Paulette (2); G Packard (1); B Betzel (7).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. R Hornsby-B Betzel-D Miller; B Betzel-D Miller.
E: J Smith (2); R Hornsby (24).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
George Burns LF 5 1 2 0 1 0 .295 .781 3 0 SB
Buck Herzog 2B 6 1 2 1 0 0 .240 .652 1 3
Benny Kauff CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 .296 .758 2 0 SH
Heinie Zimmerman 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 .299 .735 0 5 SH
Art Fletcher SS 5 0 1 0 0 0 .242 .637 3 8
Dave Robertson RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 .258 .662 3 0 2B
Walter Holke 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 .246 .612 16 0 SH
Bill Rariden C 4 0 2 1 1 1 .303 .754 8 0
Fred Anderson P 3 0 0 0 0 2 .063 .180 0 3
   Rube Benton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .357 0 1
   Jeff Tesreau P 2 1 2 0 0 0 .188 .375 0 1
Team Totals 42 4 13 4 2 4 .310 .674 36 21
2B: D Robertson (10).
SH: W Holke (9); B Kauff (6); H Zimmerman (10).
TB: G Burns 2; J Tesreau 2; B Herzog 2; B Rariden 2; D Robertson 2; H Zimmerman; A Fletcher; W Holke; B Kauff.
RBI: B Rariden (13); H Zimmerman (43); B Kauff (24); B Herzog (16).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Fletcher-B Herzog-W Holke.
E: F Anderson (1); A Fletcher (20); G Burns (3).
Baserunning
SB: G Burns (15).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lee Meadows 7 9 3 3 0 3 0 2.74 27 50
Milt Watson 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.65 4
Oscar Horstmann 0.2 2 0 0 1 0 0 4.53 5
Bill Doak, L (10-7) 3 2 1 1 0 1 0 2.51 11
Team Totals 11.2 13 4 4 2 4 0 3.09 47 50

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Fred Anderson 7 2 0 0 2 2 0 1.27 27 73
Rube Benton 1.1 2 3 2 1 0 0 2.52 7
Jeff Tesreau, W (8-3) 3.2 3 0 0 1 4 0 2.71 14
Team Totals 12 7 3 2 4 6 0 1.50 48 73
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: F Anderson (2); R Benton (5).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Klem, 1B - Kitty Bransfield, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:30.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         New York Giants
1 Jack Smith LF 1 George Burns LF
2 Doug Baird 3B 2 Buck Herzog 2B
3 Tom Long RF 3 Benny Kauff CF
4 Rogers Hornsby SS 4 Heinie Zimmerman 3B
5 Walton Cruise CF 5 Art Fletcher SS
6 Dots Miller 1B 6 Dave Robertson RF
7 Frank Snyder C 7 Walter Holke 1B
8 Bruno Betzel 2B 8 Bill Rariden C
9 Lee Meadows P 9 Fred Anderson P

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