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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
11
10
 
(11)
CHW
@CLE
7
9
SLB
@DET
3
2
BSN
@NYG
4
8
BRO
@PHI
9
10
BRO
@PHI
5
8
CIN
@STL
0
8
Wednesday, September 25, 1929,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Braves
4
54-93
 Lost 5 
8th, 41½ GB
at Giants
8
81-64
 Won 5 
3rd, 13½ GB
W: Bill Walker (12-7)
L: Bob Smith (11-17)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  0   2  1  1   0  0  0    4 15  4
Giants          0  0  3   0  4  0   0  1  X    8 12  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lance Richbourg RF 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .307 .358 .412 .770 3 1 2B
Freddie Maguire 2B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .248 .281 .335 .616 3 2
George Sisler 1B 5 0 0 1 0 0 5 .323 .362 .422 .784 4 1
Les Bell 3B 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .297 .360 .419 .779 2 1 3B,2B
Earl Clark CF 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .314 .343 .394 .737 2 0
Bill Dunlap LF 4 2 3 1 0 0 4 .391 .440 .609 1.049 4 0 HR
Rabbit Maranville SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .281 .335 .366 .701 0 0
Al Spohrer C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .267 .323 .387 .709 6 0
   Bill Cronin C 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .125 .125 .125 .250 0 1
Bob Smith P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .165 .182 .268 .450 0 1
   Johnny Cooney PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .304 .342 .377 .719
   Art Delaney P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143 .250 .286 .536 0 1
Team Totals 39 4 15 3 0 0 39 .385 .385 .564 .949 24 8
2B: L Richbourg (24); L Bell (23).
3B: L Bell (4).
HR: B Dunlap (1).
TB: B Dunlap 6; L Bell 6; L Richbourg 4; R Maranville 2; F Maguire 2; J Cooney; B Cronin.
RBI: E Clark (28); G Sisler (78); B Dunlap (2).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
E: E Clark (5); F Maguire (23); R Maranville 2 (35).

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 .324 .385 .441 .826 4 0
Freddy Leach LF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .295 .329 .442 .771 2 0
Doc Farrell 3B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .199 .240 .235 .475 0 4 2B
Bill Terry 1B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .376 .422 .528 .950 10 1
Mel Ott RF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .329 .446 .646 1.092 5 1
Travis Jackson SS 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .292 .364 .489 .853 1 6
Shanty Hogan C 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .301 .365 .392 .757 0 0 2B
Andy Cohen 2B 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .294 .320 .385 .705 4 3
Bill Walker P 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .093 .125 .148 .273 1 2 SH
Team Totals 36 8 12 4 3 1 40 .333 .385 .389 .774 27 17
2B: D Farrell (6); S Hogan (12).
SH: B Walker (6).
TB: D Farrell 3; S Hogan 3; A Cohen 3; T Jackson 2; F Leach 2; B Terry.
RBI: S Hogan 2 (39); T Jackson (90); D Farrell (16).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 3. T Jackson-A Cohen-B Terry; B Walker-T Jackson-B Terry; M Ott-B Terry.

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Smith, L (11-17) 5 10 7 4 3 1 0 4.64 29 23
Art Delaney 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 6.23 11
Team Totals 8 12 8 5 3 1 0 5.62 40 23

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Walker, W (12-7) 9 15 4 4 0 0 1 3.16 39 41
Team Totals 9 15 4 4 0 0 1 4.00 39 41
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - Dolly Stark, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Klem.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         New York Giants
1 Lance Richbourg RF 1 Edd Roush CF
2 Freddie Maguire 2B 2 Freddy Leach LF
3 George Sisler 1B 3 Doc Farrell 3B
4 Les Bell 3B 4 Bill Terry 1B
5 Earl Clark CF 5 Mel Ott RF
6 Bill Dunlap LF 6 Travis Jackson SS
7 Rabbit Maranville SS 7 Shanty Hogan C
8 Al Spohrer C 8 Andy Cohen 2B
9 Bob Smith P 9 Bill Walker P

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