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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
0
2
PHA
@CLE
9
12
WSH
@DET
7
4
NYY
@SLB
2
1
CIN
@BRO
9
2
CIN
@BRO
4
3
CHC
@BSN
2
3
STL
@NYG
11
1
STL
@NYG
0
8
PIT
@PHI
8
2
PIT
@PHI
2
1
Saturday, August 14, 1943,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Cardinals
11
69-33
 Won 2 
1st
at Giants
1
38-65
 Lost 2 
8th, 30½ GB
W: Red Munger (6-3)
L: Johnnie Wittig (5-13)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       2  2  0   0  0  0   3  0  4   11 14  0
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  0    1  9  4

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lou Klein 2B-SS 5 3 4 2 1 1 6 .281 .345 .418 .763 3 6 2B
Harry Walker CF 5 1 1 0 0 1 6 .300 .355 .375 .729 1 0 SH
Stan Musial RF 4 3 3 3 1 0 5 .352 .420 .555 .975 3 0 HR
Ken O'Dea C 5 0 2 3 0 2 5 .290 .351 .399 .750 3 1 3B
Whitey Kurowski 3B 5 2 1 2 0 1 5 .299 .338 .436 .773 1 2 HR
Ray Sanders 1B 4 1 1 1 1 1 5 .279 .401 .400 .801 12 1
Johnny Hopp LF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .229 .318 .313 .631 1 0 2B
Marty Marion SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 .270 .318 .330 .648 1 2 SH
   George Fallon 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .255 .229 .484 2 0
Red Munger P 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .263 .263 .368 .632 0 0 GDP
Team Totals 40 11 14 11 5 7 47 .350 .422 .600 1.022 27 12
2B: L Klein (20); J Hopp (6).
3B: K O'Dea (2).
HR: S Musial (8); W Kurowski (7).
SH: H Walker (27); M Marion (8).
TB: S Musial 6; L Klein 5; K O'Dea 4; W Kurowski 4; J Hopp 3; H Walker; R Sanders.
GIDP: R Munger (1).
RBI: S Musial 3 (57); K O'Dea 3 (18); L Klein 2 (40); W Kurowski 2 (51); R Sanders (52).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Marion-L Klein-R Sanders; W Kurowski-R Sanders.

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Bartell 3B 5 0 1 0 0 2 5 .290 .401 .403 .805 0 1
Mickey Witek 2B 4 1 4 0 0 0 4 .305 .357 .363 .719 2 5 2B
Johnny Rucker CF 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .281 .322 .344 .666 1 0
Joe Medwick LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .295 .323 .365 .688 0 0 2·GDP
Mel Ott RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .234 .387 .419 .806 3 0
Ernie Lombardi C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .292 .336 .440 .777 11 0
Sid Gordon 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .226 .300 .350 .650 8 1
Billy Jurges SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .246 .329 .307 .636 2 1
Johnnie Wittig P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .106 .106 .128 .234 0 0
   Van Mungo P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .111 .143 .111 .254 0 3
   Buster Maynard PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .223 .266 .333 .600
   Hugh East P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 0
   Gus Mancuso PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .210 .289 .228 .517
Team Totals 33 1 9 0 4 2 37 .273 .351 .303 .654 27 11
2B: M Witek (11).
TB: M Witek 5; E Lombardi; B Jurges; J Rucker; V Mungo; D Bartell.
GIDP: J Medwick 2 (13).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Witek-S Gordon-E Lombardi.
E: B Jurges (23); S Gordon (11); M Ott (5); M Witek (24).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Munger, W (6-3) 9 9 1 1 4 2 0 4.07 37 63
Team Totals 9 9 1 1 4 2 0 1.00 37 63

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnnie Wittig, L (5-13) 1.2 5 4 4 1 1 0 4.39 12 29
Van Mungo 5.1 5 3 3 2 5 1 3.88 22
Hugh East 2 4 4 1 2 2 1 7.53 13
Team Totals 9 14 11 8 5 8 2 8.00 47 29
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Barr, 1B - Jocko Conlan, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         New York Giants
1 Lou Klein 2B 1 Dick Bartell 3B
2 Harry Walker CF 2 Mickey Witek 2B
3 Stan Musial RF 3 Johnny Rucker CF
4 Ken O'Dea C 4 Joe Medwick LF
5 Whitey Kurowski 3B 5 Mel Ott RF
6 Ray Sanders 1B 6 Ernie Lombardi C
7 Johnny Hopp LF 7 Sid Gordon 1B
8 Marty Marion SS 8 Billy Jurges SS
9 Red Munger P 9 Johnnie Wittig P

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