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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CLE
9
4
PHA
@DET
9
1
PHA
@DET
2
1
WSH
@SLB
3
0
STL
@BRO
3
8
STL
@BRO
3
1
 
(8)
PIT
@BSN
3
4
PIT
@BSN
6
1
CIN
@NYG
4
7
CIN
@NYG
5
4
 
(8)
CHC
@PHI
5
4
CHC
@PHI
11
3
Tuesday, August 26, 1941,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:04
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Reds
4
68-51
 Lost 1 
3rd, 8½ GB
at Giants
7
58-61
 Won 1 
5th, 19½ GB
W: Hal Schumacher (10-9)
L: Bucky Walters (16-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  0   0  2  0   0  2  0    4 10  1
Giants          3  0  0   0  0  3   1  0  X    7 10  0

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Joost SS 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .261 .346 .344 .689 1 3
Mike McCormick LF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .299 .347 .402 .749 2 0
Lonny Frey 2B 3 0 1 0 2 1 5 .251 .343 .361 .704 5 3
Frank McCormick 1B 5 0 1 2 0 0 5 .284 .335 .422 .757 5 1 GDP
Billy Werber 3B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .228 .320 .285 .605 2 2
Ernie Lombardi C 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .264 .325 .366 .691 4 1
   Eddie Lukon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .212 .257 .212 .469
   Johnny Riddle C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .300 .300 .600 0 0
Jim Gleeson RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .225 .335 .294 .628 1 0
Harry Craft CF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .248 .305 .373 .677 2 1 HR
Bucky Walters P 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .174 .228 .244 .472 2 0
   Jim Turner P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .147 .147 .176 .324 0 0
Team Totals 36 4 10 4 5 2 41 .278 .366 .361 .727 24 11
HR: H Craft (9).
TB: H Craft 5; E Lombardi 2; L Frey; B Werber; E Joost; J Turner; F McCormick; B Walters.
GIDP: F McCormick (17).
RBI: F McCormick 2 (72); H Craft 2 (50).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
E: B Werber (12).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Bartell 3B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .292 .387 .383 .769 0 2
Johnny Rucker CF 4 3 3 0 0 0 4 .294 .330 .391 .721 3 0 2·2B
Mel Ott RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .279 .412 .493 .905 1 0
Babe Young 1B 4 1 2 2 0 1 4 .258 .342 .447 .789 11 1
Jo-Jo Moore LF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .279 .330 .372 .701 3 0
Harry Danning C 3 1 0 1 1 0 4 .251 .302 .377 .679 3 0
Billy Jurges SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .286 .359 .378 .737 3 7
Joe Orengo 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .215 .296 .330 .627 3 3
Bill McGee P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .107 .107 .107 .214 0 1
   Hal Schumacher P 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .135 .211 .154 .364 0 2
Team Totals 34 7 10 7 3 3 37 .294 .351 .353 .704 27 16
2B: J Rucker 2 (30).
TB: J Rucker 5; J Moore 2; B Young 2; H Schumacher; B Jurges; D Bartell.
RBI: J Moore 2 (33); B Young 2 (85); B Jurges (51); H Danning (53); H Schumacher (4).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Orengo-B Jurges-B Young.

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bucky Walters, L (16-11) 5.2 7 6 6 3 3 0 2.59 26 31
Jim Turner 2.1 3 1 1 0 0 0 3.61 11
Team Totals 8 10 7 7 3 3 0 7.88 37 31

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill McGee 5 7 2 2 5 0 0 4.70 26 40
Hal Schumacher, W (10-9) 4 3 2 2 0 2 1 3.59 15
Team Totals 9 10 4 4 5 2 1 4.00 41 40
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Beans Reardon, 1B - Larry Goetz, 2B - (none), 3B - Jocko Conlan.
Time of Game: 2:04.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         New York Giants
1 Eddie Joost SS 1 Dick Bartell 3B
2 Mike McCormick LF 2 Johnny Rucker CF
3 Lonny Frey 2B 3 Mel Ott RF
4 Frank McCormick 1B 4 Babe Young 1B
5 Billy Werber 3B 5 Jo-Jo Moore LF
6 Ernie Lombardi C 6 Harry Danning C
7 Jim Gleeson RF 7 Billy Jurges SS
8 Harry Craft CF 8 Joe Orengo 2B
9 Bucky Walters P 9 Bill McGee P

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