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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
17
11
WSH
@CLE
4
12
NYY
@DET
1
10
BOS
@SLB
11
4
PIT
@BRO
6
4
STL
@BSN
3
1
CHC
@NYG
4
9
CIN
@PHI
0
3
Sunday, May 4, 1941,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 17,745, Time of Game: 2:15
Cubs
4
5-10
 Lost 3 
7th, 8 GB
at Giants
9
9-8
 Won 1 
3rd, 5 GB
W: Cliff Melton (1-2)
L: Larry French (1-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cubs            0  0  2   0  0  0   1  0  1    4  8  1
Giants          1  4  0   0  0  0   4  0  X    9 13  3

Chicago Cubs

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Stan Hack 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .260 .471 .340 .811 0 3
   Bobby Sturgeon 3B 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0
Lou Stringer SS 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .226 .273 .290 .563 1 2
Dom Dallessandro CF 4 1 2 1 1 1 5 .254 .353 .475 .828 1 0 HR
Bill Nicholson RF 5 0 0 1 0 3 5 .222 .279 .556 .835 4 0
Lou Novikoff LF 5 0 1 2 0 0 5 .191 .255 .340 .595 1 0 GDP
Billy Herman 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .194 .356 .250 .606 4 3
Eddie Waitkus 1B 3 0 1 0 0 1 4 .200 .238 .200 .438 10 0 HBP
Clyde McCullough C 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .229 .351 .313 .663 3 1 HBP
Larry French P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .273 .111 .384 0 1
   Al Todd 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400
   Paul Erickson P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Hank Leiber 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Ken Raffensberger P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Jake Mooty P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
   Tot Pressnell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0
   Greek George 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Claude Passeau P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .571 0 0
Team Totals 36 4 8 4 3 5 41 .222 .317 .306 .623 24 13
HR: D Dallessandro (2).
HBP: C McCullough (2); E Waitkus (1).
TB: D Dallessandro 5; C McCullough; B Sturgeon; A Todd; E Waitkus; L Novikoff; L Stringer.
GIDP: L Novikoff (1).
RBI: L Novikoff 2 (5); B Nicholson (19); D Dallessandro (10).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Stringer-B Herman-E Waitkus.
E: L French (2).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Morrie Arnovich LF 4 1 1 1 1 1 5 .273 .360 .364 .724 1 0
Burgess Whitehead 2B 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .280 .298 .329 .627 4 2 2B
Babe Young 1B 3 3 3 3 1 0 5 .310 .402 .521 .924 10 0 HR,HBP
Harry Danning C 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .270 .316 .446 .762 5 0 2B
Mel Ott RF 4 1 3 0 1 0 5 .292 .439 .554 .993 2 0 2B
Billy Jurges SS 4 0 0 1 0 0 5 .375 .474 .516 .989 1 2 SH,GDP
Frank Demaree CF 3 2 2 1 1 0 4 .400 .500 .400 .900 3 0
Joe Orengo 3B 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .254 .333 .388 .721 1 4 2B
Cliff Melton P 2 0 1 1 0 0 4 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 2 2·SH
Team Totals 33 9 13 8 5 2 42 .394 .487 .606 1.093 27 10
2B: B Whitehead (4); H Danning (7); M Ott (2); J Orengo (6).
HR: B Young (4).
SH: B Jurges (1); C Melton 2 (2).
HBP: B Young (1).
TB: B Young 6; M Ott 4; J Orengo 2; B Whitehead 2; H Danning 2; F Demaree 2; C Melton; M Arnovich.
GIDP: B Jurges (2).
RBI: B Young 3 (15); B Jurges (7); C Melton (1); B Whitehead (6); M Arnovich (5); F Demaree (1).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Orengo-B Whitehead-B Young.
E: H Danning (1); B Whitehead 2 (4).

Chicago Cubs

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Larry French, L (1-2) 2 5 5 4 1 0 1 2.86 13 27
Paul Erickson 3 2 0 0 2 2 0 1.71 13
Ken Raffensberger 1.1 1 2 2 1 0 0 9.82 6
Jake Mooty 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 0 7.71 4
Tot Pressnell 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.35 2
Claude Passeau 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.66 4
Team Totals 8 13 9 8 5 2 1 9.00 42 27

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Cliff Melton, W (1-2) 9 8 4 4 3 5 1 4.13 41 57
Team Totals 9 8 4 4 3 5 1 4.00 41 57
Balks: None.
WP: C Melton (1).
HBP: P Erickson (1); C Melton 2 (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Barr, 1B - Ziggy Sears, 2B - (none), 3B - Lou Jorda.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: 17,745.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

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