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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
5
4
WSH
@BOS
2
7
CHW
@CLE
4
3
CHW
@CLE
2
3
SLB
@DET
9
4
NYY
@PHA
8
4
NYY
@PHA
8
1
BSN
@BRO
0
6
BSN
@BRO
9
4
PIT
@CHC
4
6
PIT
@CHC
1
6
PHI
@NYG
8
3
CIN
@STL
6
7
 
(11)
CIN
@STL
0
3
Sunday, August 21, 1938,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 8,970, Time of Game: 2:25
Phillies
8
34-73
 Won 2 
8th, 31½ GB
at Giants
3
63-49
 Lost 2 
2nd, 5 GB
W: Max Butcher (7-5)
L: Cliff Melton (10-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Phillies        4  0  0   0  0  1   3  0  0    8 15  1
Giants          0  0  0   2  0  0   1  0  0    3  9  0

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Gibby Brack CF 5 1 2 0 0 0 .281 .752 2 0
George Scharein 2B 5 0 2 0 0 0 .253 .610 6 6
Chuck Klein RF 4 2 0 1 1 0 .268 .749 3 0 2·SB
Phil Weintraub 1B 3 2 1 0 2 1 .340 .936 11 0 SB
Morrie Arnovich LF 4 2 2 0 1 0 .289 .734 2 0
Pinky Whitney 3B 5 0 3 3 0 0 .282 .713 0 1 GDP
Bill Atwood C 5 1 1 0 0 0 .198 .531 2 0
Del Young SS 4 0 2 3 0 0 .225 .570 1 6
Max Butcher P 4 0 2 1 0 0 .200 .514 0 0
Team Totals 39 8 15 8 4 1 .385 .826 27 13
TB: P Whitney 3; G Brack 2; G Scharein 2; M Butcher 2; D Young 2; M Arnovich 2; P Weintraub; B Atwood.
GIDP: P Whitney (9).
RBI: P Whitney 3 (33); D Young 3 (24); M Butcher (4); C Klein (55).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. G Scharein-D Young-P Weintraub; D Young-G Scharein.
E: P Whitney (10).
Baserunning
SB: C Klein 2 (6); P Weintraub (1).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Jo-Jo Moore LF 5 0 1 1 0 0 .316 .798 0 1
George Myatt 3B 3 1 0 0 1 0 .318 .900 1 2 GDP
Harry Danning C 4 1 0 0 0 0 .300 .784 3 1
Mel Ott RF 3 0 2 0 1 0 .327 1.045 1 0 2B
Jimmy Ripple CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 .261 .702 5 0
Bill Cissell 2B 4 0 0 1 0 0 .351 .858 3 4 GDP
Dick Bartell SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 .259 .725 7 4
Johnny McCarthy 1B 4 0 2 0 0 1 .267 .671 7 0
Cliff Melton P 2 0 1 0 0 0 .148 .325 0 0
   Johnnie Wittig P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Sam Leslie 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .687
   Dick Coffman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .286 0 1
   Hank Leiber 1 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .767
Team Totals 35 3 9 3 2 2 .257 .583 27 13
2B: M Ott (19).
TB: M Ott 3; J McCarthy 2; J Ripple 2; J Moore; C Melton; D Bartell.
GIDP: B Cissell (3); G Myatt (1).
RBI: J Ripple (49); J Moore (37); B Cissell (15).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Bartell-B Cissell-J McCarthy.

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Max Butcher, W (7-5) 9 9 3 1 2 2 0 5.56 37 61
Team Totals 9 9 3 1 2 2 0 1.00 37 61

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Cliff Melton, L (10-12) 6.1 12 8 8 4 0 0 3.87 33 13
Johnnie Wittig 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.59 4
Dick Coffman 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.01 6
Team Totals 9 15 8 8 4 1 0 8.00 43 13
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Babe Pinelli, 1B - Larry Goetz, 2B - (none), 3B - Beans Reardon.
Time of Game: 2:25.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Phillies         New York Giants
1 Gibby Brack CF 1 Jo-Jo Moore LF
2 George Scharein 2B 2 George Myatt 3B
3 Chuck Klein RF 3 Harry Danning C
4 Phil Weintraub 1B 4 Mel Ott RF
5 Morrie Arnovich LF 5 Jimmy Ripple CF
6 Pinky Whitney 3B 6 Bill Cissell 2B
7 Bill Atwood C 7 Dick Bartell SS
8 Del Young SS 8 Johnny McCarthy 1B
9 Max Butcher P 9 Cliff Melton P

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