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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
10
9
NYY
@CHW
4
8
WSH
@CLE
3
6
WSH
@CLE
9
1
PHA
@DET
9
5
 
(11)
BOS
@SLB
3
1
BOS
@SLB
13
10
STL
@BRO
0
3
STL
@BRO
4
7
PIT
@BSN
5
2
PIT
@BSN
7
3
CHC
@NYG
4
8
CIN
@PHI
7
2
CIN
@PHI
1
4
Sunday, July 28, 1940,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 6,576, Time of Game: 1:58
Cubs
4
48-47
 Lost 2 
4th, 16 GB
at Giants
8
47-38
 Won 2 
3rd, 12 GB
W: Harry Gumbert (8-7)
L: Jake Mooty (6-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  3   0  0  1   0  0  0    4  8  3
Giants          0  3  1   1  3  0   0  0  X    8 10  0

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 4 1 1 3 0 0 4 .301 .378 .417 .796 0 3 HR
Billy Herman 2B 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .310 .366 .401 .767 4 1
Augie Galan LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .207 .329 .333 .662 2 0
Bill Nicholson RF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .322 .399 .581 .979 5 0 HR
Hank Leiber CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .309 .385 .483 .868 5 0
Zeke Bonura 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .269 .353 .377 .730 3 1
Al Todd C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .249 .284 .325 .609 2 1
Rabbit Warstler SS 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .211 .325 .211 .537 2 1
Jake Mooty P 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .267 .267 .267 .533 1 0
   Vance Page P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .300 .300 .400 .700 0 1
Team Totals 34 4 8 4 1 0 35 .235 .257 .412 .669 24 8
HR: S Hack (2); B Nicholson (16).
TB: S Hack 4; B Nicholson 4; B Herman 3; V Page; A Galan; J Mooty.
RBI: S Hack 3 (24); B Nicholson (66).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
E: Z Bonura (15); B Herman (16); R Warstler (5).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bob Seeds LF 3 0 0 0 2 0 5 .259 .300 .365 .665 1 0
Burgess Whitehead 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .291 .327 .357 .684 2 0
Mel Ott RF 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .284 .418 .416 .833 3 0
Harry Danning C 3 2 1 1 1 0 5 .338 .387 .534 .921 2 0 HR,SH
Babe Young 1B 3 1 2 0 2 0 5 .310 .384 .446 .830 17 0
Frank Demaree CF 5 1 1 2 0 0 5 .296 .367 .439 .806 1 0 HR
Tony Cuccinello 3B 4 1 0 0 1 1 5 .244 .294 .335 .629 0 6
Mickey Witek SS 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .254 .320 .297 .617 1 7
Harry Gumbert P 4 2 3 3 0 0 4 .196 .212 .314 .525 0 1 HR,3B
Team Totals 35 8 10 6 7 1 43 .286 .405 .600 1.005 27 14
3B: H Gumbert (1).
HR: H Danning (12); F Demaree (5); H Gumbert (1).
SH: H Danning (2).
TB: H Gumbert 8; F Demaree 4; H Danning 4; B Young 2; M Ott 2; B Whitehead.
RBI: H Gumbert 3 (5); F Demaree 2 (40); H Danning (63).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Young.

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jake Mooty, L (6-4) 4.1 7 8 5 5 0 3 2.70 27 18
Vance Page 3.2 3 0 0 2 1 0 4.10 16
Team Totals 8 10 8 5 7 1 3 5.62 43 18

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Gumbert, W (8-7) 9 8 4 4 1 0 2 3.85 35 54
Team Totals 9 8 4 4 1 0 2 4.00 35 54
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lee Ballanfant, 1B - Bick Campbell, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Klem.
Time of Game: 1:58.
Attendance: 6,576.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         New York Giants
1 Stan Hack 3B 1 Bob Seeds LF
2 Billy Herman 2B 2 Burgess Whitehead 2B
3 Augie Galan LF 3 Mel Ott RF
4 Bill Nicholson RF 4 Harry Danning C
5 Hank Leiber CF 5 Babe Young 1B
6 Zeke Bonura 1B 6 Frank Demaree CF
7 Al Todd C 7 Tony Cuccinello 3B
8 Rabbit Warstler SS 8 Mickey Witek SS
9 Jake Mooty P 9 Harry Gumbert P

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