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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
2
3
 
(14)
WSH
@CHW
4
2
NYY
@CLE
8
9
NYY
@CLE
5
7
 
(14)
BOS
@DET
0
1
PHA
@SLB
0
4
CHC
@BRO
7
5
CHC
@BRO
15
6
CIN
@BSN
3
4
CIN
@BSN
5
0
PIT
@NYG
7
6
 
(10)
PIT
@NYG
2
3
STL
@PHI
6
0
STL
@PHI
3
6
Wednesday, August 18, 1943,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 5,805, Time of Game: 2:03
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Pirates
2
61-52
 Lost 1 
3rd, 13 GB
at Giants
3
40-70
 Won 1 
8th, 32½ GB
W: Carl Hubbell (4-4)
L: Max Butcher (7-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  1  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    2  9  0
Giants          0  1  0   0  0  2   0  0  X    3  9  0

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Coscarart SS 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .251 .318 .322 .640 2 2 2B
Jim Russell LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .268 .363 .355 .719 2 0
Al Rubeling 2B 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .217 .217 .304 .522 4 2
Maurice Van Robays RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .320 .370 .523 .893 3 1 2B
Tommy O'Brien 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .307 .331 .448 .779 2 4
Elbie Fletcher 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .279 .407 .379 .786 10 1 SH
Vince DiMaggio CF 2 1 1 0 2 0 4 .258 .347 .423 .770 0 0 2B,SB
Bill Baker C 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .290 .372 .405 .776 1 1 GDP
Max Butcher P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .182 .217 .227 .445 0 1
   Johnny Barrett 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .254 .331 .325 .655 2B
   Bob Klinger P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176 .222 .216 .438 0 2
   Bob Elliott 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .311 .377 .448 .824
Team Totals 33 2 9 2 3 5 37 .273 .333 .394 .727 24 14
2B: P Coscarart (15); M Van Robays (13); V DiMaggio (29); J Barrett (10).
SH: E Fletcher (2).
TB: P Coscarart 3; M Van Robays 3; J Barrett 2; V DiMaggio 2; T O'Brien; A Rubeling; B Baker.
GIDP: B Baker (4).
RBI: A Rubeling (3); B Baker (21).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Van Robays-E Fletcher; A Rubeling-P Coscarart-E Fletcher.
Baserunning
SB: V DiMaggio (10).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Bartell SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .287 .391 .391 .782 1 8 SB
Mickey Witek 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .312 .361 .368 .730 4 3
Johnny Rucker CF 2 0 1 0 1 0 4 .277 .316 .337 .653 1 0 SH
Joe Medwick LF 3 2 2 1 0 0 4 .310 .339 .419 .758 0 0 3B,2B,SH,GDP
Mel Ott RF 1 0 0 0 3 0 4 .233 .389 .415 .804 0 0
Sid Gordon 1B 3 0 1 2 0 0 4 .239 .311 .365 .676 13 1 SH
Buster Maynard 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .218 .260 .329 .590 0 2 SH
Gus Mancuso C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .230 .312 .264 .576 7 1
Carl Hubbell P 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 .200 .238 .200 .438 1 2 SH
Team Totals 25 3 9 3 4 1 34 .360 .448 .480 .928 27 17
2B: J Medwick (21).
3B: J Medwick (2).
SH: J Rucker (6); J Medwick (1); S Gordon (7); B Maynard (7); C Hubbell (4).
TB: J Medwick 5; D Bartell 2; J Rucker; S Gordon; M Witek; G Mancuso; C Hubbell.
GIDP: J Medwick (14).
RBI: S Gordon 2 (45); J Medwick (47).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Hubbell-M Witek-S Gordon; D Bartell-M Witek-S Gordon.
Baserunning
SB: D Bartell (5).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Max Butcher, L (7-5) 6 7 3 3 3 0 0 2.95 25 43
Bob Klinger 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 2.78 9
Team Totals 8 9 3 3 4 1 0 3.38 34 43

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Carl Hubbell, W (4-4) 9 9 2 2 3 5 0 4.91 37 63
Team Totals 9 9 2 2 3 5 0 2.00 37 63
Balks: None.
WP: M Butcher (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry Goetz, 1B - Lee Ballanfant, 2B - (none), 3B - Beans Reardon.
Time of Game: 2:03.
Attendance: 5,805.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         New York Giants
1 Pete Coscarart SS 1 Dick Bartell SS
2 Jim Russell LF 2 Mickey Witek 2B
3 Al Rubeling 2B 3 Johnny Rucker CF
4 Maurice Van Robays RF 4 Joe Medwick LF
5 Tommy O'Brien 3B 5 Mel Ott RF
6 Elbie Fletcher 1B 6 Sid Gordon 1B
7 Vince DiMaggio CF 7 Buster Maynard 3B
8 Bill Baker C 8 Gus Mancuso C
9 Max Butcher P 9 Carl Hubbell P

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