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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
7
1
CLE
@CHW
11
1
SLB
@DET
6
7
NYY
@WSH
3
8
BRO
@NYG
4
1
BSN
@PHI
2
12
CHC
@PIT
2
7
CIN
@STL
3
4
CIN
@STL
2
6
Wednesday, May 29, 1929,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 8,000, Time of Game: 0:00
Robins
4
14-20
 Won 1 
6th, 8 GB
at Giants
1
15-17
 Lost 1 
5th, 6 GB
W: Clise Dudley (3-0)
L: Larry Benton (2-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Robins          0  0  0   1  3  0   0  0  0    4 12  0
Giants          0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    1  3  2

Brooklyn Robins

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Frederick CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .336 .393 .598 .991 2 0
Wally Gilbert 3B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .312 .405 .440 .845 1 4
Babe Herman RF 4 1 1 1 1 0 5 .364 .385 .587 .973 3 0 2B
Rube Bressler LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .328 .407 .471 .878 2 0
Harvey Hendrick 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .394 .447 .596 1.044 13 2
Eddie Moore 2B 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .217 .308 .261 .569 1 3 2·SB
Dave Bancroft SS 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .283 .347 .337 .683 1 2
Val Picinich C 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .328 .418 .534 .952 3 0 2B
Clise Dudley P 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .118 .167 .294 .461 1 2
Team Totals 37 4 12 4 2 3 39 .324 .359 .378 .737 27 13
2B: B Herman (10); V Picinich (5).
TB: V Picinich 3; E Moore 3; R Bressler 2; B Herman 2; D Bancroft; W Gilbert; J Frederick; H Hendrick.
RBI: D Bancroft (13); R Bressler (19); B Herman (28); E Moore (2).
Team LOB: 8.
Baserunning
SB: E Moore 2 (2).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Edd Roush CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .327 .411 .496 .906 2 1
Jimmy Welsh LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .227 .292 .330 .621 2 0
Andy Reese 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .260 .336 .356 .692 2 4
Mel Ott RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .339 .452 .705 1.157 5 1
Bill Terry 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .348 .403 .508 .910 8 0
Freddie Lindstrom 3B 2 1 2 1 0 0 3 .246 .272 .387 .659 2 1 HR,SH
Travis Jackson SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .339 .398 .636 1.035 2 2
Shanty Hogan C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .197 .290 .213 .503 4 1
   Chick Fullis PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .280 .308 .640 .948
   Bob O'Farrell C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .455 .533 .988 0 0
Larry Benton P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .182 .182 .318 .500 0 4
   Freddy Leach PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .184 .245 .204 .449
   Dutch Henry P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0
   Pat Crawford PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .154 .214 .615 .830
   Jack Scott P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 0 0
Team Totals 29 1 3 1 1 2 31 .103 .133 .207 .340 27 14
HR: F Lindstrom (4).
SH: F Lindstrom (5).
TB: F Lindstrom 5; F Leach.
RBI: F Lindstrom (11).
Team LOB: 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Ott-F Lindstrom.
E: E Roush (2); M Ott (5).

Brooklyn Robins

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Clise Dudley, W (3-0) 9 3 1 1 1 2 1 4.34 31 78
Team Totals 9 3 1 1 1 2 1 1.00 31 78

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Larry Benton, L (2-6) 6 10 4 2 2 2 0 3.02 28 40
Dutch Henry 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.13 8
Jack Scott 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.00 3
Team Totals 9 12 4 2 2 3 0 2.00 39 40
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cy Pfirman, 1B - Ernie Quigley, 2B - (none), 3B - Charlie Moran.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: 8,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Brooklyn Robins         New York Giants
1 Johnny Frederick CF 1 Edd Roush CF
2 Wally Gilbert 3B 2 Jimmy Welsh LF
3 Babe Herman RF 3 Andy Reese 2B
4 Rube Bressler LF 4 Mel Ott RF
5 Harvey Hendrick 1B 5 Bill Terry 1B
6 Eddie Moore 2B 6 Freddie Lindstrom 3B
7 Dave Bancroft SS 7 Travis Jackson SS
8 Val Picinich C 8 Shanty Hogan C
9 Clise Dudley P 9 Larry Benton P

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