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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
4
3
NYY
@CLE
2
1
 
(13)
BOS
@DET
4
3
BOS
@DET
0
10
PHA
@SLB
0
3
CHC
@BRO
2
9
CIN
@BSN
7
5
PIT
@NYG
8
1
STL
@PHI
5
6
Thursday, August 19, 1943,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 2,863, Time of Game: 2:09
Pirates
8
62-52
 Won 1 
3rd, 12 GB
at Giants
1
40-71
 Lost 1 
8th, 32½ GB
W: Wally Hebert (8-8)
L: Rube Fischer (4-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         1  0  0   3  2  0   0  0  2    8 12  1
Giants          0  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    1  8  1

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Coscarart SS 3 2 3 0 2 0 5 .258 .328 .328 .656 1 5
Jim Russell LF 4 3 2 4 1 0 5 .270 .366 .371 .737 2 0 2·HR
Al Rubeling 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .216 .216 .294 .510 4 4
Maurice Van Robays RF 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .316 .364 .511 .875 2 0
Tommy O'Brien 3B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .304 .328 .440 .768 0 4
Elbie Fletcher 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .281 .408 .381 .788 13 0
Vince DiMaggio CF 3 1 1 3 1 1 4 .258 .348 .430 .778 3 0 HR
Al Lopez C 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .253 .328 .295 .623 2 0
Wally Hebert P 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .260 .275 .320 .595 0 2 GDP
Team Totals 36 8 12 8 5 2 41 .333 .415 .583 .998 27 15
HR: J Russell 2 (3); V DiMaggio (14).
TB: J Russell 8; V DiMaggio 4; P Coscarart 3; E Fletcher 2; M Van Robays; T O'Brien; A Lopez; A Rubeling.
GIDP: W Hebert (2).
RBI: J Russell 4 (34); V DiMaggio 3 (71); M Van Robays (21).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. A Rubeling-P Coscarart-E Fletcher 2.
E: V DiMaggio (6).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Bartell SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .287 .393 .390 .783 4 4
Mickey Witek 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .314 .363 .370 .732 4 3 GDP
Johnny Rucker CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .279 .318 .339 .658 4 0
Joe Medwick LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .306 .335 .413 .749 0 0
Mel Ott RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .233 .388 .413 .801 0 0
Sid Gordon 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .242 .313 .367 .680 10 3
Billy Jurges 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .246 .328 .305 .633 2 4 GDP
Gus Mancuso C 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 .227 .307 .260 .567 3 2
Rube Fischer P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .300 .393 .693 0 0
   Van Mungo P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .107 .138 .107 .245 0 1
   Buster Maynard 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218 .260 .328 .588
   Ace Adams P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .048 .091 .048 .139 0 1
Team Totals 33 1 8 1 1 1 34 .242 .265 .242 .507 27 18
TB: S Gordon 2; J Rucker 2; M Witek 2; M Ott; D Bartell.
GIDP: M Witek (14); B Jurges (5).
RBI: G Mancuso (14).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Mancuso-B Jurges-S Gordon.
E: D Bartell (10).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Wally Hebert, W (8-8) 9 8 1 1 1 1 0 3.03 34 67
Team Totals 9 8 1 1 1 1 0 1.00 34 67

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rube Fischer, L (4-7) 4 9 6 6 2 1 2 4.50 20 19
Van Mungo 4 1 0 0 2 1 0 3.88 15
Ace Adams 1 2 2 2 1 0 1 2.79 6
Team Totals 9 12 8 8 5 2 3 8.00 41 19
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lee Ballanfant, 1B - Beans Reardon, 2B - (none), 3B - Larry Goetz.
Time of Game: 2:09.
Attendance: 2,863.
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 Billy Jurges 3B
8 Al Lopez C 8 Gus Mancuso C
9 Wally Hebert P 9 Rube Fischer P

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