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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
7
4
 
(10)
CLE
@CHW
7
3
CLE
@CHW
7
5
SLB
@DET
8
2
PIT
@CIN
5
0
BSN
@NYG
4
3
 
(10)
BRO
@PHI
16
9
CHC
@STL
3
16
Tuesday, May 20, 1930,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Braves
4
13-15
 Won 1 
6th, 3½ GB
at Giants
3
15-13
 Lost 1 
4th, 1½ GB
W: Ben Cantwell (1-3)
L: Larry Benton (1-3)
S: Bob Smith (2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Braves          1  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0   2    4  8  0
Giants          0  0  0   1  0  0   0  1  0   1    3 11  1

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Lance Richbourg RF 5 1 0 0 0 0 5 .192 .252 .273 .525 -0.019 1.20 0.076 -0.095 -0.7 3 1
Rabbit Maranville SS 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .349 .432 .440 .872 0.032 1.52 0.071 -0.039 0.4 2 4
George Sisler 1B 5 1 2 2 0 0 5 .359 .390 .538 .929 0.319 2.16 0.401 -0.082 1.2 11 2
Wally Berger LF 4 1 2 2 1 1 5 .322 .365 .722 1.087 0.182 1.34 0.274 -0.092 1.6 4 0 HR,3B
Randy Moore CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .327 .340 .462 .801 -0.182 1.67 0.000 -0.182 -1.7 3 0
Al Spohrer C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .300 .364 .414 .778 -0.106 0.96 0.000 -0.106 -0.8 4 0
Gene Robertson 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .193 .258 .211 .469 -0.134 1.23 0.000 -0.134 -1.0 0 1
Freddie Maguire 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .314 .345 .362 .707 0.015 0.94 0.063 -0.048 -0.2 1 5
Ben Cantwell P 4 1 0 0 0 2 4 .083 .083 .083 .167 -0.156 1.47 0.000 -0.156 -1.1 2 0
   Bob Smith P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .133 .133 .133 .267 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 38 4 8 4 2 4 40 .211 .250 .342 .592 -0.049 1.41 0.885 -0.934 -2.3 30 13
3B: W Berger (3, off L Benton).
HR: W Berger (9, off L Benton, 6th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
TB: W Berger 7; G Sisler 2; R Maranville 2; F Maguire; R Moore.
RBI: G Sisler 2 (11); W Berger 2 (26).
2-out RBI: G Sisler 2; W Berger.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Richbourg-G Sisler.
Outfield Assists: L Richbourg (P Crawford at 1st base).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Freddy Leach LF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .260 .295 .415 .709 0.029 1.82 0.177 -0.148 -0.1 2 1
   Chick Fullis PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.076 7.17 0.076 0.000 0.2 SB
Freddie Lindstrom 3B 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .355 .412 .484 .896 0.259 1.88 0.301 -0.042 1.0 3 1 2·2B,SB
Bill Terry 1B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .410 .463 .697 1.159 -0.345 2.30 0.000 -0.345 -1.6 12 0
Mel Ott RF 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .350 .500 .630 1.130 0.048 2.97 0.294 -0.245 0.2 1 0
Pat Crawford 2B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .266 .338 .438 .776 -0.281 2.82 0.070 -0.351 -0.6 0 5
Shanty Hogan C 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .423 .444 .577 1.021 -0.066 1.80 0.095 -0.161 0.0 4 0
Andy Reese CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .315 .351 .457 .807 -0.028 2.01 0.109 -0.137 0.2 3 0
Dave Bancroft SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .091 .231 .182 .413 -0.223 1.77 0.000 -0.223 -1.8 5 7
Larry Benton P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .300 .364 .600 .964 -0.118 1.37 0.000 -0.118 -1.0 0 1
   Bob O'Farrell PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .364 .472 .614 1.085 0.100 2.16 0.100 0.000 0.4
Team Totals 40 3 11 3 1 3 41 .275 .293 .325 .618 -0.549 2.13 1.222 -1.770 -3.3 30 15
2B: F Lindstrom 2 (11, 2 off B Cantwell).
TB: F Lindstrom 5; M Ott 2; P Crawford 2; S Hogan 2; F Leach; A Reese.
RBI: F Lindstrom (15); A Reese (14); M Ott (24).
2-out RBI: M Ott.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 4 for 13.
Fielding
E: P Crawford (3).
Outfield Assists: F Leach (R Moore at 2nd base).
Baserunning
SB: F Lindstrom (2, 2nd base off B Smith/A Spohrer); C Fullis (1, 3rd base off B Smith/A Spohrer).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ben Cantwell, W (1-3) 9 10 3 3 1 2 0 5.18 37 56 0.152 1.64 2.3
Bob Smith, S (2) 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.81 4 2 1 0.396 6.71 1.0
Team Totals 10 11 3 3 1 3 0 2.70 41 56 2 1 0.548 2.13 3.3
B Cantwell faced 2 batters in the 10th inning.

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Larry Benton, L (1-3) 10 8 4 2 2 4 1 7.50 40 66 0.048 1.41 2.3
Team Totals 10 8 4 2 2 4 1 1.80 40 66 0.048 1.41 2.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - Bill Klem, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
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 Freddy Leach LF
2 Rabbit Maranville SS 2 Freddie Lindstrom 3B
3 George Sisler 1B 3 Bill Terry 1B
4 Wally Berger LF 4 Mel Ott RF
5 Randy Moore CF 5 Pat Crawford 2B
6 Al Spohrer C 6 Shanty Hogan C
7 Gene Robertson 3B 7 Andy Reese CF
8 Freddie Maguire 2B 8 Dave Bancroft SS
9 Ben Cantwell P 9 Larry Benton P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t10 2-2 2 123 RR BSN G. Sisler L. Benton 38% 91% Single to CF; Cantwell Scores/unER; Richbourg Scores/unER; Maranville to 3B
b10 3-4 2 -23 O NYG P. Crawford B. Smith 27% 100% Flyball: SS
b8 1-2 2 --3 R NYG M. Ott B. Cantwell -25% 44% Single to RF; Lindstrom Scores
b10 3-4 0 12- O NYG B. Terry B. Smith 19% 63% Flyball: LF
b10 2-4 0 1-- NYG F. Leach B. Cantwell -18% 60% Single to RF; O'Farrell to 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Braves Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Larry Benton facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BSN L. Richbourg L. Benton -2% 48% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- BSN R. Maranville L. Benton 2% 50% Single to CF
t1 0-0 1 1-- O BSN G. Sisler L. Benton -3% 47% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t1 0-0 2 1-- R BSN W. Berger L. Benton 10% 57% Triple to LF; Sisler Scores
t1 1-0 2 --3 O BSN R. Moore L. Benton -3% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Giants Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O NYG F. Leach B. Cantwell 2% 56% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-1 1 --- O NYG F. Lindstrom B. Cantwell 2% 58% Flyball: CF
b1 0-1 2 --- O NYG B. Terry B. Cantwell 1% 59% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Giants 0.
Top of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Giants' Larry Benton facing 6-7-8
t2 1-0 0 --- O BSN A. Spohrer L. Benton -2% 57% Flyball: RF
t2 1-0 1 --- O BSN G. Robertson L. Benton -2% 55% Strikeout Looking
t2 1-0 2 --- O BSN F. Maguire L. Benton -1% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- O NYG M. Ott B. Cantwell 3% 57% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 0-1 1 --- NYG P. Crawford B. Cantwell -3% 54% Single to CF
b2 0-1 1 1-- NYG S. Hogan B. Cantwell -4% 50% Single to LF; Crawford to 2B
b2 0-1 1 12- O NYG A. Reese B. Cantwell 3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B; Crawford to 3B; Hogan to 2B
b2 0-1 2 -23 O NYG D. Bancroft B. Cantwell 7% 60% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 1, Giants 0.
Top of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Giants' Larry Benton facing 9-1-2
t3 1-0 0 --- O BSN B. Cantwell L. Benton -2% 57% Strikeout Looking
t3 1-0 1 --- O BSN L. Richbourg L. Benton -2% 56% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 1-0 2 --- BSN R. Maranville L. Benton 1% 57% Single (CF-RF)
t3 1-0 2 1-- BSN G. Sisler L. Benton 2% 59% Single to RF; Maranville to 2B
t3 1-0 2 12- BSN W. Berger L. Benton 3% 62% Walk; Maranville to 3B; Sisler to 2B
t3 1-0 2 123 O BSN R. Moore L. Benton -7% 54% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Braves 1, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 9-1-2
b3 0-1 0 --- O NYG L. Benton B. Cantwell 3% 57% Strikeout
b3 0-1 1 --- O NYG F. Leach B. Cantwell 2% 59% Flyball: RF (CF-RF)
b3 0-1 2 --- NYG F. Lindstrom B. Cantwell -3% 57% Double (CF-RF)
b3 0-1 2 -2- O NYG B. Terry B. Cantwell 4% 61% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 1, Giants 0.
Top of the 4th, Braves Batting, Ahead 1-0, Giants' Larry Benton facing 6-7-8
t4 1-0 0 --- O BSN A. Spohrer L. Benton -3% 58% Lineout: CF
t4 1-0 1 --- O BSN G. Robertson L. Benton -2% 56% Foul Flyball: 3B
t4 1-0 2 --- O BSN F. Maguire L. Benton -1% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-1, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 4-5-6
b4 0-1 0 --- NYG M. Ott B. Cantwell -4% 50% Single to LF
b4 0-1 0 1-- O NYG P. Crawford B. Cantwell 3% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B; Ott to 2B
b4 0-1 1 -2- NYG S. Hogan B. Cantwell -6% 47% Single to LF; Ott to 3B
b4 0-1 1 1-3 R NYG A. Reese B. Cantwell -11% 36% Single (CF-RF); Ott Scores; Hogan to 3B
b4 1-1 1 1-3 O NYG D. Bancroft B. Cantwell 7% 44% Popfly: SS
b4 1-1 2 1-3 O NYG L. Benton B. Cantwell 6% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 1, Giants 1.
Top of the 5th, Braves Batting, Tied 1-1, Giants' Larry Benton facing 9-1-2
t5 1-1 0 --- O BSN B. Cantwell L. Benton -3% 47% Strikeout Looking
t5 1-1 1 --- O BSN L. Richbourg L. Benton -2% 44% Lineout: 3B
t5 1-1 2 --- O BSN R. Maranville L. Benton -2% 43% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Giants Batting, Tied 1-1, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 1-2-3
b5 1-1 0 --- O NYG F. Leach B. Cantwell 3% 46% Flyball: CF
b5 1-1 1 --- O NYG F. Lindstrom B. Cantwell 2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 1-1 2 --- O NYG B. Terry B. Cantwell 2% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 1, Giants 1.
Top of the 6th, Braves Batting, Tied 1-1, Giants' Larry Benton facing 3-4-5
t6 1-1 0 --- O BSN G. Sisler L. Benton -4% 46% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 1-1 1 --- R BSN W. Berger L. Benton 15% 61% Home Run
t6 2-1 1 --- O BSN R. Moore L. Benton -2% 59% Flyball: CF (CF-RF)
t6 2-1 2 --- O BSN A. Spohrer L. Benton -2% 57% Foul Flyball: 1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-2, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 4-5-6
b6 1-2 0 --- O NYG M. Ott B. Cantwell 4% 62% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 1-2 1 --- NYG P. Crawford B. Cantwell -4% 57% Single to RF
b6 1-2 1 1-- OO NYG S. Hogan B. Cantwell 10% 67% Line Drive Double Play: RF-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 1.
Top of the 7th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-1, Giants' Larry Benton facing 7-8-9
t7 2-1 0 --- O BSN G. Robertson L. Benton -3% 64% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 2-1 1 --- O BSN F. Maguire L. Benton -2% 62% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 2-1 2 --- O BSN B. Cantwell L. Benton -2% 60% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-2, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 7-8-9
b7 1-2 0 --- O NYG A. Reese B. Cantwell 5% 65% Flyball: RF
b7 1-2 1 --- O NYG D. Bancroft B. Cantwell 4% 69% Flyball: CF (LF-CF)
b7 1-2 2 --- O NYG L. Benton B. Cantwell 3% 72% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 1.
Top of the 8th, Braves Batting, Ahead 2-1, Giants' Larry Benton facing 1-2-3
t8 2-1 0 --- O BSN L. Richbourg L. Benton -3% 69% Lineout: CF
t8 2-1 1 --- O BSN R. Maranville L. Benton -2% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 2-1 2 --- O BSN G. Sisler L. Benton -2% 65% Lineout: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-2, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 1-2-3
b8 1-2 0 --- O NYG F. Leach B. Cantwell 7% 72% Foul Flyball: C
b8 1-2 1 --- NYG F. Lindstrom B. Cantwell -11% 60% Double to LF
b8 1-2 1 -2- O NYG B. Terry B. Cantwell 9% 69% Groundout: 1B-P; Lindstrom to 3B
b8 1-2 2 --3 R NYG M. Ott B. Cantwell -25% 44% Single to RF; Lindstrom Scores
b8 2-2 2 1-- O NYG P. Crawford B. Cantwell 6% 50% Popfly: 2B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 2.
Top of the 9th, Braves Batting, Tied 2-2, Giants' Larry Benton facing 4-5-6
t9 2-2 0 --- O BSN W. Berger L. Benton -7% 43% Strikeout
t9 2-2 1 --- O BSN R. Moore L. Benton -5% 38% Single to LF; Moore out at 2B/LF-SS
t9 2-2 2 --- O BSN A. Spohrer L. Benton -4% 34% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 2.
Bottom of the 9th, Giants Batting, Tied 2-2, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 6-7-8
b9 2-2 0 --- O NYG S. Hogan B. Cantwell 6% 40% Flyball: LF
b9 2-2 1 --- O NYG A. Reese B. Cantwell 5% 46% Groundout: SS-1B
b9 2-2 2 --- O NYG D. Bancroft B. Cantwell 4% 50% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 2, Giants 2.
Top of the 10th, Braves Batting, Tied 2-2, Giants' Larry Benton facing 7-8-9
t10 2-2 0 --- O BSN G. Robertson L. Benton -7% 43% Popfly: SS
t10 2-2 1 --- BSN F. Maguire L. Benton 6% 50% Single to RF
t10 2-2 1 1-- O BSN B. Cantwell L. Benton -8% 41% Bunt Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
t10 2-2 2 1-- BSN L. Richbourg L. Benton 8% 49% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball); Cantwell to 3B
t10 2-2 2 1-3 BSN R. Maranville L. Benton 3% 52% Walk; Richbourg to 2B
t10 2-2 2 123 RR BSN G. Sisler L. Benton 38% 91% Single to CF; Cantwell Scores/unER; Richbourg Scores/unER; Maranville to 3B
t10 4-2 2 1-3 O BSN W. Berger L. Benton -2% 88% Flyball: LF (Deep LF-CF)
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Braves 4, Giants 2.
Bottom of the 10th, Giants Batting, Behind 2-4, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 9-1-2
Bob O'Farrell pinch hits for Larry Benton (P) batting 9th
b10 2-4 0 --- NYG B. O'Farrell B. Cantwell -10% 78% Walk
b10 2-4 0 1-- NYG F. Leach B. Cantwell -18% 60% Single to RF; O'Farrell to 3B
Bob Smith replaces Ben Cantwell pitching and batting 9th
Chick Fullis pinch runs for Freddy Leach (LF) batting 1st
b10 2-4 0 1-3 R NYG F. Lindstrom B. Smith -16% 44% Single to P; O'Farrell Scores; Fullis to 2B
b10 3-4 0 12- O NYG B. Terry B. Smith 19% 63% Flyball: LF
b10 3-4 1 12- O NYG M. Ott B. Smith 10% 73% Strikeout, Fullis Steals 3B, Lindstrom Steals 2B
b10 3-4 2 -23 O NYG P. Crawford B. Smith 27% 100% Flyball: SS
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 4, Giants 3.

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