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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
5
3
DET
@CHW
1
4
CLE
@SLB
7
5
CLE
@SLB
13
2
NYY
@WSH
1
4
PHI
@BRO
8
4
PHI
@BRO
2
7
PIT
@CHC
5
4
STL
@CIN
3
0
STL
@CIN
7
0
BSN
@NYG
5
0
Sunday, September 6, 1931,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:43
Braves
5
60-74
 Won 1 
6th, 26 GB
at Giants
0
79-55
 Lost 1 
2nd, 7 GB
W: Ben Cantwell (5-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  4  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    5 13  2
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  4  2

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Billy Urbanski 3B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .229 .267 .286 .553 0.017 0.53 0.050 -0.032 0.1 3 1
Rabbit Maranville SS 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .262 .334 .324 .658 -0.028 0.38 0.013 -0.041 -0.8 3 3
Wally Berger CF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .318 .378 .507 .885 -0.049 0.40 0.000 -0.049 -1.4 5 0
Earl Sheely 1B 4 1 1 1 1 0 5 .280 .327 .324 .651 0.072 0.41 0.084 -0.012 0.9 9 1
Wes Schulmerich RF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .286 .349 .399 .748 0.053 0.48 0.068 -0.016 0.3 0 0
Red Worthington LF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .293 .333 .415 .748 -0.048 0.56 0.014 -0.063 -0.8 1 0
Freddie Maguire 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .219 .256 .261 .517 0.048 0.76 0.068 -0.020 0.3 2 6
Al Spohrer C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .226 .270 .308 .578 0.080 0.93 0.099 -0.020 0.7 2 0
Ben Cantwell P 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .293 .293 .317 .610 0.112 0.78 0.130 -0.018 1.2 2 2
Team Totals 41 5 13 4 1 2 42 .317 .333 .317 .650 0.257 0.56 0.526 -0.271 0.5 27 13
TB: B Cantwell 2; W Schulmerich 2; R Maranville 2; F Maguire 2; B Urbanski 2; A Spohrer; E Sheely; R Worthington.
RBI: B Cantwell 2 (2); E Sheely (72); B Urbanski (12).
2-out RBI: E Sheely.
Team LOB: 10.
With RISP: 4 for 15.
Fielding
DP: 2. F Maguire-R Maranville-E Sheely; B Cantwell-R Maranville.
E: R Maranville 2 (40).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Ethan Allen CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .306 .336 .428 .764 0.007 0.53 0.040 -0.034 0.0 2 0 2B
Freddy Leach LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .302 .335 .421 .755 -0.092 0.61 0.000 -0.092 -1.6 2 0 GDP
Bill Terry 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .343 .394 .523 .917 -0.037 0.36 0.000 -0.037 -0.7 9 1
Mel Ott RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .288 .388 .544 .932 -0.034 0.34 0.000 -0.034 -0.7 0 0
Shanty Hogan C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .313 .370 .456 .826 0.013 0.27 0.021 -0.008 0.1 3 0
Travis Jackson SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .312 .353 .422 .775 -0.045 0.61 0.000 -0.045 -0.8 2 4
Johnny Vergez 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .284 .323 .411 .733 0.017 0.38 0.025 -0.008 0.3 1 5
Doc Marshall 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .179 .209 .224 .433 -0.048 0.63 0.000 -0.048 -0.8 7 3
Clarence Mitchell P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .219 .240 .288 .528 -0.031 0.61 0.000 -0.031 -0.5 1 1
   Sam Leslie PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .357 .357 .667 1.024 0.007 -.32 0.007 0.000 0.2
   Joe Heving P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 31 0 4 0 0 1 31 .129 .129 .161 .290 -0.243 0.45 0.093 -0.337 -4.5 27 14
2B: E Allen (12, off B Cantwell).
TB: E Allen 3; J Vergez; S Hogan.
GIDP: F Leach ().
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 3.
Fielding
E: T Jackson 2 (22).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ben Cantwell, W (5-8) 9 4 0 0 0 1 0 3.38 31 80 0.244 0.45 4.5
Team Totals 9 4 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 31 80 0.244 0.45 4.5

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Clarence Mitchell, L (13-11) 8 12 5 4 1 1 0 3.89 38 40 -0.258 0.62 -1.0
Joe Heving 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.13 4 0 0 0.002 0.02 0.5
Team Totals 9 13 5 4 1 2 0 4.00 42 40 0 0 -0.256 0.56 -0.5
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Barr, 1B - Ernie Quigley, 2B - (none), 3B - George Magerkurth.
Time of Game: 1:43.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t2 1-0 1 123 RR BSN B. Cantwell C. Mitchell 13% 82% Single to RF (Ground Ball); Schulmerich Scores; Maguire Scores; Spohrer to 3B
t2 0-0 1 123 R BSN A. Spohrer C. Mitchell 9% 70% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Sheely Scores/No RBI/unER; Schulmerich to 3B; Maguire to 2B
t2 0-0 1 12- BSN F. Maguire C. Mitchell 6% 60% Single/Bunt; Sheely to 3B; Schulmerich to 2B
t2 0-0 0 1-- BSN W. Schulmerich C. Mitchell 6% 60% Single (Ground Ball); Sheely to 2B
t2 0-0 0 12- O BSN R. Worthington C. Mitchell -6% 54% Strikeout

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' Clarence Mitchell facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BSN B. Urbanski C. Mitchell -2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O BSN R. Maranville C. Mitchell -2% 46% Popfly: 2B
t1 0-0 2 --- O BSN W. Berger C. Mitchell -1% 45% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O NYG E. Allen B. Cantwell 2% 47% Groundout: P-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- O NYG F. Leach B. Cantwell 2% 49% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b1 0-0 2 --- O NYG B. Terry B. Cantwell 1% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 0, Giants 0.
Top of the 2nd, Braves Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Clarence Mitchell facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- BSN E. Sheely C. Mitchell 4% 54% Walk
t2 0-0 0 1-- BSN W. Schulmerich C. Mitchell 6% 60% Single (Ground Ball); Sheely to 2B
t2 0-0 0 12- O BSN R. Worthington C. Mitchell -6% 54% Strikeout
t2 0-0 1 12- BSN F. Maguire C. Mitchell 6% 60% Single/Bunt; Sheely to 3B; Schulmerich to 2B
t2 0-0 1 123 R BSN A. Spohrer C. Mitchell 9% 70% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Sheely Scores/No RBI/unER; Schulmerich to 3B; Maguire to 2B
t2 1-0 1 123 RR BSN B. Cantwell C. Mitchell 13% 82% Single to RF (Ground Ball); Schulmerich Scores; Maguire Scores; Spohrer to 3B
t2 3-0 1 1-3 R BSN B. Urbanski C. Mitchell 4% 86% Single (Line Drive to LF-CF); Spohrer Scores; Cantwell to 2B
t2 4-0 1 12- O BSN R. Maranville C. Mitchell -2% 84% Flyball: LF
t2 4-0 2 12- O BSN W. Berger C. Mitchell -2% 83% Groundout: 2B-1B
4 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Braves 4, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Behind 0-4, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 4-5-6
b2 0-4 0 --- O NYG M. Ott B. Cantwell 2% 84% Strikeout
b2 0-4 1 --- NYG S. Hogan B. Cantwell -2% 82% Single to LF
b2 0-4 1 1-- O NYG T. Jackson B. Cantwell 2% 85% Popfly: 2B
b2 0-4 2 1-- NYG J. Vergez B. Cantwell -2% 83% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Hogan to 2B
b2 0-4 2 12- O NYG D. Marshall B. Cantwell 3% 86% Groundout: SS-3B/Forceout at 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Braves 4, Giants 0.
Top of the 3rd, Braves Batting, Ahead 4-0, Giants' Clarence Mitchell facing 4-5-6
t3 4-0 0 --- O BSN E. Sheely C. Mitchell -1% 85% Popfly: 2B
t3 4-0 1 --- BSN W. Schulmerich C. Mitchell 1% 86% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
t3 4-0 1 1-- BSN R. Worthington C. Mitchell 1% 88% Single to CF; Schulmerich to 2B
t3 4-0 1 12- O BSN F. Maguire C. Mitchell -2% 86% Foul Flyball: C
t3 4-0 2 12- O BSN A. Spohrer C. Mitchell -2% 84% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Braves 4, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Behind 0-4, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 9-1-2
b3 0-4 0 --- O NYG C. Mitchell B. Cantwell 2% 86% Popfly: SS
b3 0-4 1 --- NYG E. Allen B. Cantwell -2% 84% Single to LF
b3 0-4 1 1-- OO NYG F. Leach B. Cantwell 4% 88% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 4, Giants 0.
Top of the 4th, Braves Batting, Ahead 4-0, Giants' Clarence Mitchell facing 9-1-2
t4 4-0 0 --- O BSN B. Cantwell C. Mitchell -1% 87% Popfly: SS
t4 4-0 1 --- BSN B. Urbanski C. Mitchell 1% 88% Single
t4 4-0 1 1-- BSN R. Maranville C. Mitchell 1% 90% Single to RF (Line Drive); Urbanski to 2B
t4 4-0 1 12- O BSN W. Berger C. Mitchell -2% 88% Lineout: CF
t4 4-0 2 12- R BSN E. Sheely C. Mitchell 5% 92% Single; Urbanski Scores; Maranville to 3B
t4 5-0 2 1-3 O BSN W. Schulmerich C. Mitchell -1% 91% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-5, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 3-4-5
b4 0-5 0 --- O NYG B. Terry B. Cantwell 1% 93% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 0-5 1 --- O NYG M. Ott B. Cantwell 1% 93% Flyball: CF
b4 0-5 2 --- O NYG S. Hogan B. Cantwell 1% 94% Lineout: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Top of the 5th, Braves Batting, Ahead 5-0, Giants' Clarence Mitchell facing 6-7-8
t5 5-0 0 --- O BSN R. Worthington C. Mitchell -0% 94% Groundout: P-1B
t5 5-0 1 --- BSN F. Maguire C. Mitchell 1% 94% Single (LF-CF)
t5 5-0 1 1-- BSN A. Spohrer C. Mitchell 1% 95% Single; Maguire to 2B
t5 5-0 1 12- O BSN B. Cantwell C. Mitchell -1% 94% Popfly: 2B
t5 5-0 2 12- O BSN B. Urbanski C. Mitchell -1% 93% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-5, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 6-7-8
b5 0-5 0 --- O NYG T. Jackson B. Cantwell 1% 94% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 0-5 1 --- O NYG J. Vergez B. Cantwell 1% 95% Flyball: CF
b5 0-5 2 --- O NYG D. Marshall B. Cantwell 0% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Top of the 6th, Braves Batting, Ahead 5-0, Giants' Clarence Mitchell facing 2-3-4
t6 5-0 0 --- O BSN R. Maranville C. Mitchell -0% 95% Single; Maranville out at 2B/SS-2B
t6 5-0 1 --- O BSN W. Berger C. Mitchell -0% 95% Flyball: CF
t6 5-0 2 --- O BSN E. Sheely C. Mitchell -0% 95% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-5, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 9-1-2
b6 0-5 0 --- O NYG C. Mitchell B. Cantwell 1% 96% Foul Flyball: C
b6 0-5 1 --- NYG E. Allen B. Cantwell -2% 94% Double to LF
b6 0-5 1 -2- OO NYG F. Leach B. Cantwell 3% 97% Line Drive Double Play: P-SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Top of the 7th, Braves Batting, Ahead 5-0, Giants' Clarence Mitchell facing 5-6-7
t7 5-0 0 --- O BSN W. Schulmerich C. Mitchell -0% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
t7 5-0 1 --- O BSN R. Worthington C. Mitchell -0% 97% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 5-0 2 --- O BSN F. Maguire C. Mitchell -0% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-5, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 3-4-5
b7 0-5 0 --- O NYG B. Terry B. Cantwell 1% 97% Foul Flyball: 3B
b7 0-5 1 --- O NYG M. Ott B. Cantwell 1% 98% Foul Flyball: 1B
b7 0-5 2 --- O NYG S. Hogan B. Cantwell 0% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Top of the 8th, Braves Batting, Ahead 5-0, Giants' Clarence Mitchell facing 8-9-1
t8 5-0 0 --- O BSN A. Spohrer C. Mitchell -0% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B
t8 5-0 1 --- BSN B. Cantwell C. Mitchell 0% 98% Single to LF
t8 5-0 1 1-- O BSN B. Urbanski C. Mitchell -0% 98% Groundout: 3B-1B; Cantwell to 2B
t8 5-0 2 -2- O BSN R. Maranville C. Mitchell -0% 98% Lineout: 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-5, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 6-7-8
b8 0-5 0 --- O NYG T. Jackson B. Cantwell 1% 99% Flyball: CF
b8 0-5 1 --- NYG J. Vergez B. Cantwell -1% 98% Single to LF
b8 0-5 1 1-- O NYG D. Marshall B. Cantwell 1% 99% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
Sam Leslie pinch hits for Clarence Mitchell (P) batting 9th
b8 0-5 2 1-- NYG S. Leslie B. Cantwell -1% 98% Fielder's Choice 2B; Marshall to 2B/Safe on E6 (catch)
b8 0-5 2 12- O NYG E. Allen B. Cantwell 1% 99% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Top of the 9th, Braves Batting, Ahead 5-0, Giants' Joe Heving facing 3-4-5
Joe Heving replaces Sam Leslie (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t9 5-0 0 --- O BSN W. Berger J. Heving -0% 99% Strikeout
t9 5-0 1 --- O BSN E. Sheely J. Heving -0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 5-0 2 --- BSN W. Schulmerich J. Heving 0% 99% Single to LF
t9 5-0 2 1-- O BSN R. Worthington J. Heving -0% 99% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 9th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-5, Braves' Ben Cantwell facing 2-3-4
b9 0-5 0 --- O NYG F. Leach B. Cantwell 0% 100% Groundout: 1B-P
b9 0-5 1 --- O NYG B. Terry B. Cantwell 0% 100% Flyball: CF
b9 0-5 2 --- O NYG M. Ott B. Cantwell 0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Braves 5, Giants 0.

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