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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
2
5
SLB
@CHW
2
0
SLB
@CHW
12
4
CLE
@DET
12
9
NYY
@PHA
7
5
BSN
@BRO
3
4
BSN
@BRO
7
8
PHI
@NYG
10
6
PHI
@NYG
1
6
CIN
@PIT
0
3
CIN
@PIT
3
2
CHC
@STL
10
7
Saturday, June 29, 1929,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 20,000, Time of Game: 2:28
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Phillies
10
27-37
 Won 1 
6th, 13 GB
at Giants
6
36-28
 Lost 1 
3rd, 3 GB
W: Bob McGraw (3-4)
L: Joe Genewich (1-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Phillies        3  0  0   0  4  3   0  0  0   10 11  2
Giants          2  3  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    6  6  2

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Denny Sothern CF 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .331 .391 .474 .865 2 0 2·SB
Lefty O'Doul LF 3 2 0 1 1 0 5 .371 .460 .595 1.055 3 0 SH
Chuck Klein RF 4 2 1 1 1 0 5 .337 .383 .618 1.001 2 0 SB
Don Hurst 1B 2 2 2 2 2 0 5 .293 .379 .492 .870 9 0 SH
Pinky Whitney 3B 4 2 2 3 0 0 5 .327 .392 .486 .878 1 2 HR,SH
Fresco Thompson 2B 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 .298 .388 .393 .781 2 2 SB
Bernie Friberg SS 4 0 2 2 1 1 5 .325 .393 .481 .874 4 2 2B
Walt Lerian C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .226 .368 .462 .831 4 2 2B
   Ray Benge PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .162 .184 .162 .346
   Spud Davis C 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .338 .390 .477 .867 0 0
Elmer Miller P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 .750 1.350 0 0
   Phil Collins P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .172 .226 .345 .571 0 0
   Bob McGraw P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .333 .385 .500 .885 0 5
Team Totals 35 10 11 10 6 2 44 .314 .415 .457 .872 27 13
2B: B Friberg (10); W Lerian (4).
HR: P Whitney (5).
SH: L O'Doul (8); D Hurst (8); P Whitney (12).
TB: P Whitney 5; B Friberg 3; D Hurst 2; F Thompson 2; W Lerian 2; C Klein; D Sothern.
RBI: P Whitney 3 (49); B Friberg 2 (41); D Hurst 2 (46); C Klein (54); L O'Doul (50); F Thompson (24).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. B McGraw-B Friberg-D Hurst; B McGraw-W Lerian-D Hurst.
E: D Hurst (11); B Friberg (26).
Baserunning
SB: D Sothern 2 (10); C Klein (3); F Thompson (8).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Edd Roush CF 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .361 .424 .518 .942 2 0
Freddy Leach LF 4 3 2 1 1 0 5 .320 .351 .510 .861 3 0
Freddie Lindstrom 3B 4 0 2 2 0 0 5 .316 .354 .483 .837 1 3 SH
Mel Ott RF 1 0 0 0 4 0 5 .345 .483 .711 1.194 2 0
Bill Terry 1B 2 0 0 3 1 0 5 .366 .419 .509 .929 7 2 2·SH
Andy Cohen 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .319 .357 .420 .777 2 0 HBP
   Pat Crawford PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .407 .750 1.157
   Doc Farrell 2B 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .056 .190 .056 .246 2 3
Travis Jackson SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .308 .389 .575 .964 3 3
Shanty Hogan C 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .277 .367 .313 .680 3 0
Joe Genewich P 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 .412 .412 .412 .824 2 1
   Carl Mays P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222 .333 .222 .556 0 1
   Tony Kaufmann PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .133 .000 .133
   Ralph Judd P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 29 6 6 6 9 2 42 .207 .410 .207 .617 27 13
SH: F Lindstrom (14); B Terry 2 (8).
HBP: A Cohen (2).
TB: F Lindstrom 2; F Leach 2; J Genewich; S Hogan.
RBI: B Terry 3 (63); F Lindstrom 2 (46); F Leach (24).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. T Jackson-D Farrell-B Terry.
E: B Terry (8); E Roush (3).

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Elmer Miller 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 8.53 2 40
Phil Collins 1.1 4 3 3 2 1 0 7.29 11
Bob McGraw, W (3-4) 7.2 2 1 0 5 1 0 5.98 29
Team Totals 9 6 6 5 9 2 0 5.00 42 40

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Genewich, L (1-4) 4 7 7 7 4 0 1 7.85 23 16
Carl Mays 3 4 3 1 1 0 0 4.44 14
Ralph Judd 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.93 7
Team Totals 9 11 10 8 6 2 1 8.00 44 16
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: P Collins (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Edward McLaughlin, 1B - Bob Hart, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Klem.
Time of Game: 2:28.
Attendance: 20,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Phillies         New York Giants
1 Denny Sothern CF 1 Edd Roush CF
2 Lefty O'Doul LF 2 Freddy Leach LF
3 Chuck Klein RF 3 Freddie Lindstrom 3B
4 Don Hurst 1B 4 Mel Ott RF
5 Pinky Whitney 3B 5 Bill Terry 1B
6 Fresco Thompson 2B 6 Andy Cohen 2B
7 Bernie Friberg SS 7 Travis Jackson SS
8 Walt Lerian C 8 Shanty Hogan C
9 Elmer Miller P 9 Joe Genewich P

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