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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
4
9
SLB
@CHW
9
11
SLB
@CHW
3
4
 
(5)
DET
@CLE
2
1
DET
@CLE
9
1
 
(5)
NYY
@WSH
3
2
PIT
@CIN
2
11
BSN
@NYG
4
5
BSN
@NYG
5
3
 
(5)
BRO
@PHI
3
1
BRO
@PHI
6
1
CHC
@STL
1
9
Sunday, September 24, 1939,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:05
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Braves
4
59-83
 Lost 5 
7th, 31 GB
at Giants
5
72-71
 Won 2 
5th, 19½ GB
W: Harry Gumbert (16-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  0  2   0  0  0   1  0  1    4  7  5
Giants          1  0  4   0  0  0   0  0  X    5  8  0

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Cooney CF 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .272 .314 .307 .620 2 0 HR
Debs Garms RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .304 .357 .400 .756 0 0
Buddy Hassett 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .318 .352 .365 .717 9 3
Max West LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .287 .365 .500 .865 1 0
Hank Majeski 3B 3 1 1 1 0 0 4 .274 .313 .381 .694 4 2 SH
Al Lopez C 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .250 .316 .361 .677 4 0
Sibby Sisti 2B 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .237 .268 .296 .564 1 3
Whitey Wietelmann SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .180 .212 .180 .392 1 2
   Ralph Hodgin 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .211 .268 .237 .505
   Red Barkley SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 1
Dick Errickson P 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .238 .256 .238 .494 0 2
   Johnny Lanning P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .154 .154 .205 .359 1 1
   Bama Rowell 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .225 .244 .350 .594
   Tom Earley P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429 .429 .429 .857 0 0
Team Totals 32 4 7 4 1 4 34 .219 .242 .313 .555 24 14
HR: J Cooney (1).
SH: H Majeski (7).
TB: J Cooney 4; H Majeski; M West; S Sisti; A Lopez; R Hodgin; D Errickson.
RBI: J Cooney 2 (22); R Hodgin (4); H Majeski (51).
Team LOB: 3.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Sisti-W Wietelmann-B Hassett.
E: B Hassett 2 (19); H Majeski 2 (17); R Barkley (1).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jo-Jo Moore LF 3 2 2 0 1 0 4 .278 .330 .384 .715 0 0 3B
Billy Jurges SS 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .283 .350 .384 .734 2 4
Frank Demaree CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .300 .373 .410 .783 1 0 GDP
Babe Young 1B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .320 .382 .500 .882 18 0
Harry Danning C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .311 .355 .479 .834 4 0
Johnny Dickshot RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 0
Al Glossop 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .143 .250 .143 .393 1 10
Tom Hafey 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .232 .262 .364 .626 0 1
Harry Gumbert P 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .171 .181 .183 .364 1 2
Team Totals 34 5 8 3 2 2 36 .235 .278 .294 .572 27 17
3B: J Moore (2).
TB: J Moore 4; B Young 2; F Demaree 2; J Dickshot; H Gumbert.
GIDP: F Demaree (20).
RBI: B Young (10); F Demaree (76); J Dickshot (1).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Glossop-B Young.

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dick Errickson, L (5-9) 2.1 5 5 3 1 0 0 4.22 13 30
Johnny Lanning 3.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.45 14
Tom Earley 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 5.63 9
Team Totals 8 8 5 3 2 2 0 3.38 36 30

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Gumbert, W (16-11) 9 7 4 4 1 4 1 4.55 34 60
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 1 4 1 4.00 34 60
Balks: None.
WP: H Gumbert (4).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Barr, 1B - Dolly Stark, 2B - (none), 3B - Charlie Moran.
Time of Game: 2:05.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         New York Giants
1 Johnny Cooney CF 1 Jo-Jo Moore LF
2 Debs Garms RF 2 Billy Jurges SS
3 Buddy Hassett 1B 3 Frank Demaree CF
4 Max West LF 4 Babe Young 1B
5 Hank Majeski 3B 5 Harry Danning C
6 Al Lopez C 6 Johnny Dickshot RF
7 Sibby Sisti 2B 7 Al Glossop 2B
8 Whitey Wietelmann SS 8 Tom Hafey 3B
9 Dick Errickson P 9 Harry Gumbert P

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