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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
6
5
 
(10)
NYY
@CLE
6
1
WSH
@DET
3
12
BOS
@SLB
15
2
CIN
@BRO
7
2
 
(10)
PIT
@BSN
3
4
STL
@NYG
10
7
CHC
@PHI
0
1
Tuesday, August 23, 1921,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 5,000, Time of Game: 2:15
Cardinals
10
59-57
 Won 2 
5th, 16½ GB
at Giants
7
70-50
 Lost 2 
2nd, 7½ GB
W: Bill Sherdel (4-6)
L: Jesse Barnes (11-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  2  2   0  0  1   0  2  3   10 15  0
Giants          1  0  0   0  0  1   1  0  4    7 13  2

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Jack Smith RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .322 .827 4 0
   Joe Schultz 1 0 1 0 0 0 .303 .791
   Cliff Heathcote RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .606 0 0
Jack Fournier 1B 5 2 1 0 0 0 .336 .928 9 0
Milt Stock 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 .302 .736 1 0 SH
Rogers Hornsby 2B 5 2 3 2 0 1 .412 1.126 2 4 2B
Heinie Mueller CF 2 3 2 0 0 0 .338 .842 1 0 2B,HBP
   Les Mann CF 1 0 0 1 0 1 .350 .956 1 0 SH
Austin McHenry LF 5 2 3 1 0 1 .340 .912 1 0 2B
Doc Lavan SS 3 0 1 1 1 1 .271 .675 4 1
Verne Clemons C 4 0 3 5 0 0 .309 .760 4 1 2B
Jesse Haines P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .467 0 0
   Bill Sherdel P 4 0 0 0 0 1 .136 .376 0 2
Team Totals 37 10 15 10 2 5 .405 .953 27 8
2B: A McHenry (28); V Clemons (12); H Mueller (4); R Hornsby (30).
SH: M Stock (24); L Mann (7).
HBP: H Mueller (2).
TB: A McHenry 4; V Clemons 4; R Hornsby 4; H Mueller 3; J Fournier; M Stock; J Schultz; D Lavan.
RBI: V Clemons 5 (39); R Hornsby 2 (99); L Mann (27); D Lavan (69); A McHenry (73).
Team LOB: 5.

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
George Burns CF 4 0 1 0 1 0 .301 .782 2 1 CS
Dave Bancroft SS 3 2 2 3 1 0 .330 .852 0 7 HR,SH
Frankie Frisch 3B 4 1 1 0 1 1 .329 .844 1 2
Ross Youngs RF 5 1 2 1 0 0 .345 .920 0 0
High Pockets Kelly 1B 5 1 3 3 0 0 .312 .921 7 1 HR,2·2B
Irish Meusel LF 5 0 1 0 0 0 .322 .851 4 3
Johnny Rawlings 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 .283 .674 5 2
Earl Smith C 0 0 0 0 0 0 .307 .901 1 1
   Frank Snyder C 4 1 2 0 0 1 .313 .838 6 0
Jesse Barnes P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .197 .452 1 3
   Eddie Brown 1 0 0 0 0 1 .285 .694
   Slim Sallee P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .381 .810 0 1
   Bill Cunningham 0 1 0 0 0 0 .231 .600 HBP
Team Totals 37 7 13 7 3 4 .351 .972 27 21
2B: H Kelly 2 (36).
HR: D Bancroft (5); H Kelly (21).
SH: D Bancroft (16).
HBP: B Cunningham (1).
TB: H Kelly 8; D Bancroft 5; F Snyder 2; R Youngs 2; I Meusel; G Burns; J Rawlings; F Frisch.
RBI: H Kelly 3 (105); D Bancroft 3 (55); R Youngs (83).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: D Bancroft (34); H Kelly (15).
Baserunning
CS: G Burns (15).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jesse Haines 0.1 1 1 1 2 0 1 3.78 3 43
Bill Sherdel, W (4-6) 8.2 12 6 6 1 4 1 3.21 39
Team Totals 9 13 7 7 3 4 2 7.00 42 43

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jesse Barnes, L (11-8) 7 9 5 4 1 3 0 2.86 30 43
Slim Sallee 2 6 5 2 1 2 0 3.89 12
Team Totals 9 15 10 6 2 5 0 6.00 42 43
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: B Sherdel (3); J Barnes (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Hank O'Day, 1B - Ernie Quigley, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         New York Giants
1 Jack Smith RF 1 George Burns CF
2 Jack Fournier 1B 2 Dave Bancroft SS
3 Milt Stock 3B 3 Frankie Frisch 3B
4 Rogers Hornsby 2B 4 Ross Youngs RF
5 Heinie Mueller CF 5 High Pockets Kelly 1B
6 Austin McHenry LF 6 Irish Meusel LF
7 Doc Lavan SS 7 Johnny Rawlings 2B
8 Verne Clemons C 8 Earl Smith C
9 Jesse Haines P 9 Jesse Barnes P

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