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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
2
0
BOS
@CLE
0
1
BOS
@CLE
3
5
NYY
@DET
13
3
WSH
@SLB
8
7
WSH
@SLB
4
3
 
(11)
PIT
@BRO
2
3
PIT
@BRO
9
5
STL
@BSN
4
10
STL
@BSN
6
5
 
(8)
CIN
@NYG
7
2
CHC
@PHI
3
4
CHC
@PHI
2
3
Sunday, August 27, 1939,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 18,635, Time of Game: 1:53
Reds
7
73-44
 Won 1 
1st
at Giants
2
58-58
 Lost 1 
5th, 14½ GB
W: Paul Derringer (17-7)
L: Carl Hubbell (7-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  0   0  6  0   1  0  0    7 11  0
Giants          0  0  1   0  1  0   0  0  0    2  6  3

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Billy Werber 3B 4 2 0 0 1 0 5 .284 .385 .375 .759 0 1
Eddie Joost 2B 4 1 2 1 0 0 5 .188 .243 .261 .504 4 4 SH
Ival Goodman RF 5 1 2 4 0 0 5 .320 .397 .504 .902 3 0 HR
Frank McCormick 1B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .332 .372 .517 .889 9 1
Ernie Lombardi C 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .272 .322 .470 .791 4 0
Frenchy Bordagaray LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .204 .261 .262 .523 1 0
   Nino Bongiovanni LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .268 .313 .312 .625 1 0
Harry Craft CF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .246 .275 .396 .671 2 0 HR
Billy Myers SS 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .283 .376 .399 .775 3 4
Paul Derringer P 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .174 .184 .198 .382 0 1 SH
Team Totals 38 7 11 6 2 1 42 .289 .325 .447 .772 27 11
HR: I Goodman (5); H Craft (11).
SH: E Joost (3); P Derringer (8).
TB: I Goodman 5; H Craft 4; F McCormick 2; E Joost 2; B Myers 2; E Lombardi; P Derringer.
RBI: I Goodman 4 (63); H Craft (55); E Joost (6).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. E Joost-B Myers-F McCormick.

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Burgess Whitehead 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .231 .297 .279 .576 2 4
Jo-Jo Moore LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .260 .314 .366 .680 1 0 GDP
Frank Demaree CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .310 .386 .424 .810 1 0
Mel Ott RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .312 .455 .590 1.045 1 0
Harry Danning C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .307 .349 .465 .814 3 0
Zeke Bonura 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .327 .397 .492 .888 15 0
Billy Jurges SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .272 .336 .382 .718 1 4
Tom Hafey 3B 2 2 1 1 1 0 3 .240 .269 .388 .656 3 2 HR
Carl Hubbell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .061 .114 .061 .175 0 1 SH
   Johnny McCarthy PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .167 .167 .262 .429
   Manny Salvo P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .105 .105 .211 .316 0 1
   Bob Seeds PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .284 .340 .505 .845
   Dick Coffman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
Team Totals 31 2 6 2 2 4 34 .194 .242 .290 .533 27 13
HR: T Hafey (4).
SH: C Hubbell (3).
TB: T Hafey 4; F Demaree 2; J Moore; H Danning; B Whitehead.
GIDP: J Moore (7).
RBI: T Hafey (15); J Moore (31).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: B Jurges (21); Z Bonura (11); B Whitehead (16).

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Paul Derringer, W (17-7) 9 6 2 2 2 4 1 3.16 34 69
Team Totals 9 6 2 2 2 4 1 2.00 34 69

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Carl Hubbell, L (7-7) 5 6 6 5 0 0 2 2.67 23 33
Manny Salvo 2 3 1 1 1 1 0 4.58 10
Dick Coffman 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 3.11 9
Team Totals 9 11 7 6 2 1 2 6.00 42 33
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lee Ballanfant, 1B - Tom Dunn, 2B - Dolly Stark, 3B - Bill Klem.
Time of Game: 1:53.
Attendance: 18,635.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         New York Giants
1 Billy Werber 3B 1 Burgess Whitehead 2B
2 Eddie Joost 2B 2 Jo-Jo Moore LF
3 Ival Goodman RF 3 Frank Demaree CF
4 Frank McCormick 1B 4 Mel Ott RF
5 Ernie Lombardi C 5 Harry Danning C
6 Frenchy Bordagaray LF 6 Zeke Bonura 1B
7 Harry Craft CF 7 Billy Jurges SS
8 Billy Myers SS 8 Tom Hafey 3B
9 Paul Derringer P 9 Carl Hubbell P

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