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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
2
3
PHA
@CLE
5
3
BOS
@DET
2
5
BOS
@DET
7
14
WSH
@SLB
1
6
CHC
@BRO
3
0
CHC
@BRO
1
6
STL
@BSN
1
6
STL
@BSN
6
1
PIT
@NYG
9
3
PIT
@NYG
2
5
CIN
@PHI
5
3
 
(10)
CIN
@PHI
1
0
Friday, August 19, 1927,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:18
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Pirates
9
65-46
 Won 2 
2nd, 5 GB
at Giants
3
63-52
 Lost 2 
4th, 8 GB
W: Lee Meadows (16-5)
L: Larry Benton (12-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  0  0   1  0  0   8  0  0    9 15  2
Giants          0  0  0   1  0  2   0  0  0    3  9  0

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lloyd Waner CF 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .339 .390 .393 .783 3 0
George Grantham 2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .288 .384 .421 .805 1 1
   Kiki Cuyler LF 2 1 1 3 0 0 2 .312 .397 .442 .839 0 0 3B
Paul Waner RF 4 1 1 1 0 0 5 .382 .436 .568 1.004 4 0 SH
Clyde Barnhart LF 3 1 2 1 0 1 4 .358 .426 .490 .916 1 0 SH
   Hal Rhyne 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286 .329 .318 .647 1 1
Pie Traynor 3B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .330 .361 .438 .799 1 2 2B
Glenn Wright SS 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .287 .335 .400 .735 4 5 2B
Joe Harris 1B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .378 .466 .532 .998 10 1 3B
Johnny Gooch C 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .267 .319 .371 .690 2 0
Lee Meadows P 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .178 .213 .200 .413 0 0
Team Totals 39 9 15 8 1 3 42 .385 .381 .538 .919 27 10
2B: P Traynor (19); G Wright (22).
3B: K Cuyler (7); J Harris (6).
SH: P Waner (17); C Barnhart (16).
TB: J Harris 4; K Cuyler 3; G Wright 3; L Waner 2; P Traynor 2; C Barnhart 2; L Meadows 2; G Grantham; P Waner; J Gooch.
RBI: K Cuyler 3 (31); J Gooch (33); G Wright (80); J Harris (49); P Waner (109); C Barnhart (46).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Grantham-G Wright-J Harris.
E: P Traynor (18); J Harris (5).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Andy Reese 3B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .273 .301 .363 .665 2 0
Freddie Lindstrom LF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .310 .356 .431 .787 4 0
Edd Roush CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 .300 .336 .389 .726 3 0 HBP
Rogers Hornsby 2B 3 2 2 1 1 0 4 .345 .435 .589 1.023 0 3 HR
Bill Terry 1B 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .314 .364 .501 .866 7 1 HR,2B
Travis Jackson SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .319 .361 .464 .825 1 2
George Harper RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .340 .437 .484 .922 6 0
Zack Taylor C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .229 .292 .279 .571 3 1
Larry Benton P 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .176 .208 .196 .404 0 1
   Dutch Henry P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .306 .340 .647 0 0
   Ben Cantwell P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 0
   Mel Ott PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .287 .348 .388 .735
Team Totals 36 3 9 3 2 2 39 .250 .308 .444 .752 27 8
2B: B Terry (22).
HR: R Hornsby (21); B Terry (14).
HBP: E Roush (1).
TB: B Terry 6; R Hornsby 5; F Lindstrom 2; L Benton; E Roush; M Ott.
RBI: B Terry 2 (92); R Hornsby (101).
Team LOB: 9.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lee Meadows, W (16-5) 9 9 3 3 2 2 2 3.36 39 57
Team Totals 9 9 3 3 2 2 2 3.00 39 57

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Larry Benton, L (12-4) 6.1 9 7 7 1 3 0 4.26 28 29
Dutch Henry 0.1 4 2 2 0 0 0 4.27 5
Ben Cantwell 2.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 9
Team Totals 9 15 9 9 1 3 0 9.00 42 29
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: L Meadows (8).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cy Pfirman, 1B - Ernie Quigley, 2B - (none), 3B - Frank Wilson.
Time of Game: 2:18.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         New York Giants
1 Lloyd Waner CF 1 Andy Reese 3B
2 George Grantham 2B 2 Freddie Lindstrom LF
3 Paul Waner RF 3 Edd Roush CF
4 Clyde Barnhart LF 4 Rogers Hornsby 2B
5 Pie Traynor 3B 5 Bill Terry 1B
6 Glenn Wright SS 6 Travis Jackson SS
7 Joe Harris 1B 7 George Harper RF
8 Johnny Gooch C 8 Zack Taylor C
9 Lee Meadows P 9 Larry Benton P

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