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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
3
2
 
(10)
PHA
@CLE
1
10
NYY
@DET
5
3
NYY
@DET
2
6
BOS
@SLB
8
4
STL
@BRO
1
2
 
(13)
STL
@BRO
2
7
CHC
@BSN
5
4
PIT
@NYG
0
1
PIT
@NYG
4
2
Wednesday, July 31, 1918,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:45
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Pirates
0
47-43
 Lost 1 
3rd, 11½ GB
at Giants
1
57-35
 Won 1 
2nd, 3½ GB
W: Red Causey (8-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  6  1
Giants          0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  X    1  7  1

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Ellam SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .156 .325 .188 .513 1 1
Carson Bigbee LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .272 .357 .351 .707 3 0
Max Carey CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .290 .388 .383 .771 1 0
Billy Southworth RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .356 .442 .462 .903 1 0
George Cutshaw 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .275 .313 .377 .690 2 3
Fritz Mollwitz 1B 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .278 .319 .353 .673 9 0
Bill McKechnie 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .245 .297 .342 .639 1 2
Walter Schmidt C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .240 .275 .262 .537 6 5
Ralph Comstock P 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .267 .267 .267 .533 0 3
Team Totals 31 0 6 0 1 3 32 .194 .219 .194 .412 24 14
TB: F Mollwitz 2; M Carey 2; W Schmidt; R Comstock.
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: R Ellam (4).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Burns CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .291 .358 .398 .756 4 0 SH
Ross Youngs RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .305 .353 .372 .725 0 0
Art Fletcher SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 4 .255 .313 .313 .626 4 4 SH
Larry Doyle 2B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .299 .400 .438 .838 1 3
Heinie Zimmerman 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .270 .286 .360 .645 1 4
Pete Compton LF 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .333 .333 1.000 1.333 1 0 3B
Jay Kirke 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .333 .333 .333 .667 13 1
Lew McCarty C 2 0 1 1 1 0 3 .254 .310 .310 .620 3 1
Red Causey P 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .179 .179 .179 .357 0 3
Team Totals 26 1 7 1 2 3 30 .269 .321 .346 .668 27 16
3B: P Compton (1).
SH: G Burns (10); A Fletcher (10).
TB: P Compton 3; R Youngs 2; L McCarty; A Fletcher; R Causey; J Kirke.
RBI: L McCarty (15).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: R Causey (2).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ralph Comstock, L (3-2) 8 7 1 1 2 3 0 2.31 33 65
Team Totals 8 7 1 1 2 3 0 1.12 33 65

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Causey, W (8-2) 9 6 0 0 1 3 0 2.06 32 77
Team Totals 9 6 0 0 1 3 0 0.00 32 77
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Klem, 1B - Bob Emslie, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:45.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         New York Giants
1 Roy Ellam SS 1 George Burns CF
2 Carson Bigbee LF 2 Ross Youngs RF
3 Max Carey CF 3 Art Fletcher SS
4 Billy Southworth RF 4 Larry Doyle 2B
5 George Cutshaw 2B 5 Heinie Zimmerman 3B
6 Fritz Mollwitz 1B 6 Pete Compton LF
7 Bill McKechnie 3B 7 Jay Kirke 1B
8 Walter Schmidt C 8 Lew McCarty C
9 Ralph Comstock P 9 Red Causey P

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