Mobile Site You Are Here > Home > Box Scores > 1940 > Sep 19, 1940, Cubs at Giants Box Score and Play by Play

View a short video showing advanced box score features / click orange/red text for additional info

Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
10
1
WSH
@CLE
1
3
PHA
@DET
2
13
PHA
@DET
1
10
BOS
@SLB
1
2
CHC
@NYG
8
2
CIN
@PHI
4
1
STL
@PIT
2
1
STL
@PIT
8
2
Thursday, September 19, 1940,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 1,685, Time of Game: 2:07
Cubs
8
71-73
 Won 4 
5th, 24½ GB
at Giants
2
66-76
 Lost 11 
6th, 28½ GB
W: Claude Passeau (19-13)
L: Bill Lohrman (9-14)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  3   0  1  1   0  0  3    8 14  1
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  2  0    2  8  2

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 5 1 2 2 0 0 .323 .851 2 0 HR
Rabbit Warstler 2B 5 2 1 0 0 0 .222 .565 2 3
Bill Nicholson RF 5 1 2 0 0 0 .299 .918 3 0 3B
Hank Leiber CF 5 1 3 4 0 1 .299 .852 1 0 HR,3B
   Dom Dallessandro LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .754 0 0
Jim Gleeson LF-CF 5 0 1 1 0 0 .315 .856 2 0
Rip Russell 1B 5 0 1 0 0 1 .253 .640 8 0
Clyde McCullough C 4 1 2 0 0 0 .200 .473 6 1 GDP
Bobby Mattick SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .215 .494 3 2
Claude Passeau P 3 2 2 1 1 1 .202 .548 0 3 2B
Team Totals 41 8 14 8 1 3 .341 .967 27 9
2B: C Passeau (5).
3B: H Leiber (2); B Nicholson (7).
HR: H Leiber (17); S Hack (8).
TB: H Leiber 8; S Hack 5; B Nicholson 4; C Passeau 3; C McCullough 2; R Warstler; J Gleeson; R Russell.
GIDP: C McCullough (1).
RBI: H Leiber 4 (87); S Hack 2 (39); C Passeau (5); J Gleeson (57).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: R Warstler (15).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Johnny Rucker CF 5 1 1 0 0 1 .291 .655 0 0 2B
Burgess Whitehead 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .281 .662 3 4
Jo-Jo Moore LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 .277 .723 4 0
Babe Young 1B 4 0 1 0 0 2 .291 .819 13 1
Mel Ott 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 .292 .873 0 2
Ken O'Dea C 3 0 2 1 1 1 .227 .649 3 1
Frank Demaree RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 .301 .776 2 0
Mickey Witek SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .587 2 3
Bill Lohrman P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .121 .302 0 1
   Johnny McCarthy 1 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .539
   Paul Dean P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .115 .231 0 0
   Harry Danning 1 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .812
Team Totals 35 2 8 2 2 6 .229 .527 27 12
2B: J Rucker (7).
TB: K O'Dea 2; F Demaree 2; J Moore 2; J Rucker 2; B Young.
RBI: K O'Dea (7); J Moore (46).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Young; M Witek-B Young.
E: M Ott (10); B Young (12).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Claude Passeau, W (19-13) 9 8 2 0 2 6 0 2.59 37 71
Team Totals 9 8 2 0 2 6 0 0.00 37 71

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Lohrman, L (9-14) 7 10 5 4 0 1 1 3.72 32 40
Paul Dean 2 4 3 3 1 2 1 3.94 10
Team Totals 9 14 8 7 1 3 2 7.00 42 40
Balks: None.
WP: B Lohrman (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Tom Dunn, 1B - Bill Stewart, 2B - (none), 3B - George Magerkurth.
Time of Game: 2:07.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago Cubs         New York Giants
1 Stan Hack 3B 1 Johnny Rucker CF
2 Rabbit Warstler 2B 2 Burgess Whitehead 2B
3 Bill Nicholson RF 3 Jo-Jo Moore LF
4 Hank Leiber CF 4 Babe Young 1B
5 Jim Gleeson LF 5 Mel Ott 3B
6 Rip Russell 1B 6 Ken O'Dea C
7 Clyde McCullough C 7 Frank Demaree RF
8 Bobby Mattick SS 8 Mickey Witek SS
9 Claude Passeau P 9 Bill Lohrman P

Retrosheet.org Boxscore:NY1194009190

The play-by-play information both shown and used to create certain data sets was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet.

In some cases, the results from play-by-play data will contradict results in the official record. The official record has many, many errors, but we have not undertaken to reconcile those errors. Pitch-by-pitch data should not be taken as completely accurate, though we believe it to be as accurate as is currently possible.

Box scores and play-by-play outputs produced by Sports Reference LLC. All Rights Reserved.