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Scores
Standings
PHA
@BOS
3
12
DET
@CLE
7
3
CHW
@SLB
1
10
NYY
@WSH
8
1
PIT
@CHC
1
4
STL
@CIN
2
0
BRO
@NYG
3
4
BRO
@NYG
1
5
Saturday, August 30, 1941,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Dodgers
1
81-46
 Lost 2 
1st
at Giants
5
60-65
 Won 2 
5th, 20 GB
W: Bill McGee (2-8)
L: Hugh Casey (10-9)
S: Bob Bowman (1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Dodgers         0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  8  0
Giants          1  0  0   1  0  2   1  0  X    5 14  1

Brooklyn Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dixie Walker RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .323 .402 .489 .891 -0.081 0.81 0.000 -0.081 -0.8 3 0
Billy Herman 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .299 .370 .390 .760 -0.014 0.54 0.024 -0.039 -0.2 4 1
Pete Reiser CF 4 0 3 0 0 1 4 .327 .387 .537 .923 0.108 0.80 0.135 -0.027 0.7 1 1 3B
Dolph Camilli 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .276 .398 .541 .939 -0.122 1.17 0.011 -0.133 -0.8 7 0
Joe Medwick LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .317 .364 .538 .902 0.004 1.21 0.108 -0.103 -0.0 1 1 HR
Lew Riggs 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .295 .360 .517 .877 -0.079 0.98 0.017 -0.096 -0.3 2 2
Pee Wee Reese SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .231 .318 .300 .618 -0.028 0.70 0.028 -0.056 -0.5 2 4 2B
Mickey Owen C 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .234 .297 .288 .586 -0.017 0.94 0.023 -0.041 -0.1 3 1 2B
   Jimmy Wasdell PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .306 .353 .438 .791 -0.014 0.57 0.000 -0.014 -0.2
   Herman Franks C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .204 .262 .274 .537 -0.010 0.39 0.000 -0.010 -0.3 1 1
Hugh Casey P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .128 .180 .149 .329 -0.066 1.25 0.000 -0.066 -0.5 0 0
   Augie Galan PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .206 .329 .254 .583 -0.008 0.31 0.000 -0.008 -0.1
   Luke Hamlin P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158 .200 .184 .384 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Cookie Lavagetto PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .298 .394 .397 .790 -0.004 0.15 0.000 -0.004 -0.2
Team Totals 35 1 8 1 1 5 36 .229 .250 .429 .679 -0.331 0.85 0.346 -0.678 -3.4 24 11
2B: M Owen (15, off B McGee); P Reese (20, off B McGee).
3B: P Reiser (10, off B McGee).
HR: J Medwick (18, off B McGee, 2nd inn, 0 on, 0 outs).
TB: P Reiser 5; J Medwick 4; P Reese 2; M Owen 2; L Riggs; D Camilli.
RBI: J Medwick (75).
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 0 for 7.
Fielding
Outfield Assists: J Medwick (D Bartell at 2nd base); P Reiser (D Bartell at 3rd base).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dick Bartell 3B 4 0 3 0 1 1 5 .303 .397 .394 .791 -0.001 0.63 0.038 -0.039 0.5 0 1 2B
Johnny Rucker CF 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .293 .327 .390 .716 0.090 0.70 0.124 -0.034 0.3 1 0 3B,2B
Mel Ott RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .286 .413 .503 .916 -0.087 1.02 0.015 -0.102 -0.4 2 0 2B
Babe Young 1B 2 1 2 1 1 0 4 .257 .339 .444 .783 0.155 0.81 0.156 -0.001 1.3 8 1 SH
Jo-Jo Moore LF 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .276 .327 .365 .691 -0.069 0.91 0.014 -0.083 -0.7 5 0 CS,SH
Gabby Hartnett C 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .268 .322 .420 .742 0.040 0.82 0.106 -0.067 0.3 9 0 HR
Billy Jurges SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .298 .369 .388 .758 0.137 0.67 0.154 -0.017 1.0 1 0
Odell Hale 2B 2 0 1 0 1 0 4 .226 .333 .302 .635 -0.009 0.59 0.009 -0.018 0.1 0 3 SH,IW
Bill McGee P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .097 .097 .097 .194 -0.084 1.08 0.000 -0.084 -1.0 1 0
   Bob Bowman P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .048 .130 .190 .321 -0.001 0.05 0.000 -0.001 -0.3 0 0
Team Totals 32 5 14 5 3 3 38 .438 .486 .688 1.173 0.171 0.77 0.616 -0.446 1.1 27 5
2B: J Rucker (31, off H Casey); M Ott (22, off L Hamlin); D Bartell (20, off L Hamlin).
3B: J Rucker (8, off H Casey).
HR: G Hartnett (4, off H Casey, 6th inn, 0 on, 0 outs).
SH: J Moore (8, off H Casey); O Hale (4, off H Casey); B Young (3, off L Hamlin).
IBB: O Hale (1, by H Casey).
TB: J Rucker 6; G Hartnett 4; D Bartell 4; M Ott 2; B Jurges 2; B Young 2; J Moore; O Hale.
RBI: G Hartnett (19); B Young (90); J Rucker (37); J Moore (34); B Jurges (53).
2-out RBI: B Young; B Jurges; J Rucker.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 4 for 11.
Fielding
E: B Young (17).
Baserunning
CS: J Moore (2, 2nd base by L Hamlin/H Franks).

Brooklyn Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Hugh Casey, L (10-9) 6 10 4 4 3 2 1 4.22 29 35 -0.150 1.00 -1.1
Luke Hamlin 2 4 1 1 0 1 0 3.84 9 0 0 -0.019 0.13 -0.0
Team Totals 8 14 5 5 3 3 1 5.62 38 35 0 0 -0.169 0.77 -1.1

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bill McGee, W (2-8) 7.2 7 1 1 1 5 1 4.44 31 65 0.298 0.91 2.4
Bob Bowman, S (1) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.32 5 2 0 0.033 0.47 0.9
Team Totals 9 8 1 1 1 5 1 1.00 36 65 2 0 0.331 0.85 3.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: H Casey (5; O Hale).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Babe Pinelli, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - (none), 3B - Lee Ballanfant.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Brooklyn Dodgers         New York Giants
1 Dixie Walker RF 1 Dick Bartell 3B
2 Billy Herman 2B 2 Johnny Rucker CF
3 Pete Reiser CF 3 Mel Ott RF
4 Dolph Camilli 1B 4 Babe Young 1B
5 Joe Medwick LF 5 Jo-Jo Moore LF
6 Lew Riggs 3B 6 Gabby Hartnett C
7 Pee Wee Reese SS 7 Billy Jurges SS
8 Mickey Owen C 8 Odell Hale 2B
9 Hugh Casey P 9 Bill McGee P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b4 1-1 2 -2- R NYG B. Jurges H. Casey 14% 68% Single; Young Scores; Jurges to 2B/Adv on throw
t2 0-1 0 --- R BRO J. Medwick B. McGee -11% 50% Home Run
b6 2-1 0 --- R NYG G. Hartnett H. Casey 11% 85% Home Run
t6 1-2 0 --- BRO P. Reiser B. McGee -10% 57% Single; Reiser to 2B/Adv on E3
b1 0-0 2 -2- R NYG B. Young H. Casey 9% 63% Single; Rucker Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Bill McGee facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O BRO D. Walker B. McGee 2% 52% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 --- BRO B. Herman B. McGee -2% 50% Walk
t1 0-0 1 1-- O BRO P. Reiser B. McGee 3% 52% Strikeout
t1 0-0 2 1-- O BRO D. Camilli B. McGee 2% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Hugh Casey facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O NYG D. Bartell H. Casey -2% 53% Strikeout
b1 0-0 1 --- NYG J. Rucker H. Casey 4% 57% Double
b1 0-0 1 -2- O NYG M. Ott H. Casey -3% 53% Groundout: SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 -2- R NYG B. Young H. Casey 9% 63% Single; Rucker Scores
b1 1-0 2 1-- O NYG J. Moore H. Casey -2% 61% Lineout: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 0, Giants 1.
Top of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Behind 0-1, Giants' Bill McGee facing 5-6-7
t2 0-1 0 --- R BRO J. Medwick B. McGee -11% 50% Home Run
t2 1-1 0 --- O BRO L. Riggs B. McGee 2% 52% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t2 1-1 1 --- O BRO P. Reese B. McGee 2% 54% Foul Flyball: C
t2 1-1 2 --- BRO M. Owen B. McGee -2% 52% Double
t2 1-1 2 -2- O BRO H. Casey B. McGee 3% 55% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Tied 1-1, Dodgers' Hugh Casey facing 6-7-8
b2 1-1 0 --- O NYG G. Hartnett H. Casey -2% 53% Flyball: RF
b2 1-1 1 --- O NYG B. Jurges H. Casey -2% 51% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 1-1 2 --- O NYG O. Hale H. Casey -1% 50% Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 1.
Top of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 1-1, Giants' Bill McGee facing 1-2-3
t3 1-1 0 --- O BRO D. Walker B. McGee 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t3 1-1 1 --- O BRO B. Herman B. McGee 2% 54% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 1-1 2 --- BRO P. Reiser B. McGee -3% 51% Triple
t3 1-1 2 --3 O BRO D. Camilli B. McGee 4% 55% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Tied 1-1, Dodgers' Hugh Casey facing 9-1-2
b3 1-1 0 --- O NYG B. McGee H. Casey -2% 53% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 1-1 1 --- O NYG D. Bartell H. Casey -2% 51% Single; Bartell out at 2B/LF-2B
b3 1-1 2 --- NYG J. Rucker H. Casey 3% 54% Triple
b3 1-1 2 --3 O NYG M. Ott H. Casey -4% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 1.
Top of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Tied 1-1, Giants' Bill McGee facing 5-6-7
t4 1-1 0 --- O BRO J. Medwick B. McGee 3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 1-1 1 --- O BRO L. Riggs B. McGee 2% 55% Foul Flyball: C
t4 1-1 2 --- BRO P. Reese B. McGee -3% 52% Double
t4 1-1 2 -2- O BRO M. Owen B. McGee 4% 56% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Giants Batting, Tied 1-1, Dodgers' Hugh Casey facing 4-5-6
b4 1-1 0 --- NYG B. Young H. Casey 4% 60% Single
b4 1-1 0 1-- O NYG J. Moore H. Casey -2% 58% Bunt Groundout: C-2B/Sacrifice; Young to 2B
b4 1-1 1 -2- O NYG G. Hartnett H. Casey -4% 54% Flyball: SS
b4 1-1 2 -2- R NYG B. Jurges H. Casey 14% 68% Single; Young Scores; Jurges to 2B/Adv on throw
b4 2-1 2 -2- NYG O. Hale H. Casey 1% 68% Intentional Walk
b4 2-1 2 12- O NYG B. McGee H. Casey -4% 64% Strikeout
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 2.
Top of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 1-2, Giants' Bill McGee facing 9-1-2
t5 1-2 0 --- O BRO H. Casey B. McGee 3% 68% Foul Flyball: 1B
t5 1-2 1 --- O BRO D. Walker B. McGee 2% 70% Flyball: SS
t5 1-2 2 --- O BRO B. Herman B. McGee 1% 71% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-1, Dodgers' Hugh Casey facing 1-2-3
b5 2-1 0 --- NYG D. Bartell H. Casey 3% 75% Single
b5 2-1 0 1-- O NYG J. Rucker H. Casey -3% 71% Foul Flyball: C
b5 2-1 1 1-- O NYG M. Ott H. Casey -3% 69% Flyball: 2B
b5 2-1 2 1-- NYG B. Young H. Casey 2% 71% Walk; Bartell to 2B
b5 2-1 2 12- O NYG J. Moore H. Casey -4% 67% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 2.
Top of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 1-2, Giants' Bill McGee facing 3-4-5
t6 1-2 0 --- BRO P. Reiser B. McGee -10% 57% Single; Reiser to 2B/Adv on E3
t6 1-2 0 -2- O BRO D. Camilli B. McGee 7% 64% Foul Flyball: C
t6 1-2 1 -2- O BRO J. Medwick B. McGee 6% 69% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 1-2 2 -2- O BRO L. Riggs B. McGee 5% 75% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 2.
Bottom of the 6th, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-1, Dodgers' Hugh Casey facing 6-7-8
b6 2-1 0 --- R NYG G. Hartnett H. Casey 11% 85% Home Run
b6 3-1 0 --- NYG B. Jurges H. Casey 2% 87% Single
b6 3-1 0 1-- O NYG O. Hale H. Casey -1% 86% Bunt Groundout: 2B-3B/Sacrifice; Jurges to 2B
b6 3-1 1 -2- O NYG B. McGee H. Casey -2% 84% Flyball: RF
b6 3-1 2 -2- NYG D. Bartell H. Casey 0% 85% Walk
b6 3-1 2 12- RO NYG J. Rucker H. Casey 5% 90% Single; Jurges Scores; Bartell out at 3B/CF-3B
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 4.
Top of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 1-4, Giants' Bill McGee facing 7-8-9
t7 1-4 0 --- O BRO P. Reese B. McGee 2% 92% Strikeout
Jimmy Wasdell pinch hits for Mickey Owen (C) batting 8th
t7 1-4 1 --- O BRO J. Wasdell B. McGee 1% 94% Strikeout
Augie Galan pinch hits for Hugh Casey (P) batting 9th
t7 1-4 2 --- O BRO A. Galan B. McGee 1% 95% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Giants Batting, Ahead 4-1, Dodgers' Luke Hamlin facing 3-4-5
Luke Hamlin replaces Augie Galan (PH) pitching and batting 9th
Herman Franks replaces Jimmy Wasdell (PH) playing C batting 8th
b7 4-1 0 --- NYG M. Ott L. Hamlin 1% 96% Double
b7 4-1 0 -2- O NYG B. Young L. Hamlin -0% 96% Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B/Sacrifice; Ott to 3B
b7 4-1 1 --3 R NYG J. Moore L. Hamlin 1% 97% Single; Ott Scores
b7 5-1 1 1-- O NYG G. Hartnett L. Hamlin -0% 97% Moore Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
b7 5-1 2 --- O NYG G. Hartnett L. Hamlin -0% 97% Flyball: 1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 5.
Top of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 1-5, Giants' Bill McGee facing 1-2-3
t8 1-5 0 --- O BRO D. Walker B. McGee 1% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 1-5 1 --- O BRO B. Herman B. McGee 1% 99% Flyball: LF
t8 1-5 2 --- BRO P. Reiser B. McGee -1% 98% Single
t8 1-5 2 1-- BRO D. Camilli B. McGee -1% 97% Single; Reiser to 2B
Bob Bowman replaces Bill McGee pitching and batting 9th
t8 1-5 2 12- O BRO J. Medwick B. Bowman 2% 99% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Giants Batting, Ahead 5-1, Dodgers' Luke Hamlin facing 7-8-9
b8 5-1 0 --- O NYG B. Jurges L. Hamlin -0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 5-1 1 --- NYG O. Hale L. Hamlin 0% 99% Single
b8 5-1 1 1-- O NYG B. Bowman L. Hamlin -0% 99% Strikeout
b8 5-1 2 1-- NYG D. Bartell L. Hamlin 0% 99% Double; Hale to 3B
b8 5-1 2 -23 O NYG J. Rucker L. Hamlin -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 5.
Top of the 9th, Dodgers Batting, Behind 1-5, Giants' Bob Bowman facing 6-7-8
t9 1-5 0 --- BRO L. Riggs B. Bowman -2% 97% Single
t9 1-5 0 1-- O BRO P. Reese B. Bowman 2% 99% Flyball: LF
t9 1-5 1 1-- O BRO H. Franks B. Bowman 1% 100% Flyball: 1B
Cookie Lavagetto pinch hits for Luke Hamlin (P) batting 9th
t9 1-5 2 1-- O BRO C. Lavagetto B. Bowman 0% 100% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Giants 5.

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