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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
5
3
NYY
@BOS
0
6
DET
@CHW
3
4
SLB
@CLE
6
2
PHA
@WSH
2
9
CHC
@CIN
8
7
BSN
@NYG
1
13
BRO
@PHI
12
5
PIT
@STL
4
3
Tuesday, April 19, 1938,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 39,742, Time of Game: 2:08
Braves
1
0-1
Lost 1 
5th, 1 GB
at Giants
13
1-0
Won 1 
1st
W: Cliff Melton (1-0)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  7  3
Giants          4  3  1   1  0  0   0  4  X   13 16  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Rabbit Warstler SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 3
Roy Johnson LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .500 .500 .500 1.000 2 0
Gene Moore RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 2 0
Tony Cuccinello 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 3 4 GDP
Max West 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 13 0
Gil English 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 2
Vince DiMaggio CF 3 1 1 1 0 1 3 .333 .333 1.333 1.667 1 0 HR
Al Lopez C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 2
Danny MacFayden P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Bill Weir P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 3
   Harl Maggert PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Johnny Lanning P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 33 1 7 1 0 4 33 .212 .212 .303 .515 24 14
HR: V DiMaggio (1).
TB: V DiMaggio 4; R Johnson 2; R Warstler 2; M West; G Moore.
GIDP: T Cuccinello (1).
RBI: V DiMaggio (1).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: R Johnson (1); J Lanning (1); G English (1).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jo-Jo Moore LF 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .200 .200 .200 .400 2 0
Dick Bartell SS 5 3 3 1 0 0 5 .600 .600 1.200 1.800 3 7 HR
Jimmy Ripple RF 4 2 2 0 1 0 5 .500 .600 .500 1.100 0 0
Mel Ott 3B 4 3 2 4 1 1 5 .500 .600 1.500 2.100 2 0 HR,2B
Hank Leiber CF 5 1 2 2 0 0 5 .400 .400 .400 .800 5 0
Johnny McCarthy 1B 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .600 .600 1.200 1.800 9 0 HR
Lou Chiozza 2B 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 3
Harry Danning C 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .500 .500 .750 1.250 5 0 2B
Cliff Melton P 2 1 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1 2·SH
Team Totals 39 13 16 11 2 1 43 .410 .439 .692 1.131 27 11
2B: M Ott (1); H Danning (1).
HR: D Bartell (1); M Ott (1); J McCarthy (1).
SH: C Melton 2 (2).
TB: D Bartell 6; J McCarthy 6; M Ott 6; H Danning 3; H Leiber 2; J Ripple 2; J Moore; L Chiozza.
RBI: M Ott 4 (4); J McCarthy 2 (2); H Leiber 2 (2); D Bartell (1); J Moore (1); L Chiozza (1).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Melton-D Bartell-J McCarthy.

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Danny MacFayden, L (0-1) 0.1 5 4 4 1 0 1 108.00 7 24
Bill Weir 6.2 7 5 5 1 1 2 6.75 27
Johnny Lanning 1 4 4 1 0 0 0 9.00 9
Team Totals 8 16 13 10 2 1 3 11.25 43 24

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Cliff Melton, W (1-0) 9 7 1 1 0 4 1 1.00 33 73
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 0 4 1 1.00 33 73
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Klem, 1B - Ziggy Sears, 2B - (none), 3B - Lee Ballanfant.
Time of Game: 2:08.
Attendance: 39,742.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         New York Giants
1 Rabbit Warstler SS 1 Jo-Jo Moore LF
2 Roy Johnson LF 2 Dick Bartell SS
3 Gene Moore RF 3 Jimmy Ripple RF
4 Tony Cuccinello 2B 4 Mel Ott 3B
5 Max West 1B 5 Hank Leiber CF
6 Gil English 3B 6 Johnny McCarthy 1B
7 Vince DiMaggio CF 7 Lou Chiozza 2B
8 Al Lopez C 8 Harry Danning C
9 Danny MacFayden P 9 Cliff Melton P

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