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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
3
4
NYY
@CLE
6
3
BOS
@DET
1
1
 
(8)
PHA
@SLB
2
4
CHC
@BRO
4
1
CIN
@BSN
2
9
CIN
@BSN
8
5
PIT
@NYG
6
5
STL
@PHI
8
6
 
(10)
Wednesday, July 26, 1944,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 12,909, Time of Game: 2:14
Pirates
6
50-37
 Won 2 
2nd, 13 GB
at Giants
5
43-48
 Lost 2 
4th, 22 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         2  0  0   0  3  0   0  0  1    6 13  3
Giants          0  0  0   2  0  0   0  2  1    5 11  1

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Coscarart 2B 4 2 2 0 0 0 5 .242 .279 .312 .591 4 4 SH
Jim Russell LF 4 2 2 1 1 0 5 .263 .360 .417 .777 2 1 3B
Johnny Barrett RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .252 .337 .409 .746 2 0 2B
Bob Elliott 3B 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .287 .378 .449 .826 1 2
Babe Dahlgren 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .270 .321 .388 .709 9 0
Vince DiMaggio CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .251 .332 .403 .735 2 0
Lee Handley SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .234 .244 .260 .503 2 3 SH,GDP
Al Lopez C 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .247 .292 .305 .597 5 0 SH
Fritz Ostermueller P 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .245 .259 .283 .542 0 0
   Nick Strincevich P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .172 .200 .241 .441 0 0
Team Totals 33 6 13 5 2 1 38 .394 .429 .485 .913 27 10
2B: J Barrett (14).
3B: J Russell (10).
SH: P Coscarart (6); L Handley (4); A Lopez (4).
TB: J Russell 4; J Barrett 3; P Coscarart 2; B Elliott 2; F Ostermueller 2; L Handley; B Dahlgren; V DiMaggio.
GIDP: L Handley (6).
RBI: B Elliott 2 (60); J Barrett (48); J Russell (31); F Ostermueller (2).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Elliott-P Coscarart-B Dahlgren.
E: B Elliott 3 (19).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Red Treadway CF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .385 .385 .385 .769 3 0
George Hausmann 2B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .224 .291 .290 .580 5 3 2B
Mel Ott RF 3 0 1 0 2 1 5 .311 .446 .585 1.032 3 0
Joe Medwick LF 5 0 0 1 0 0 5 .311 .360 .422 .782 0 1 GDP
Phil Weintraub 1B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .311 .427 .551 .977 11 3
Ernie Lombardi C 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .282 .364 .369 .733 2 2
   Johnny Rucker 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .287 .349 .636
   Gus Mancuso C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .365 .324 .688 1 6
Buddy Kerr SS 4 2 2 2 0 1 4 .269 .330 .387 .717 0 1 HR,2B
Hal Luby 3B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .244 .354 .278 .633 2 0
Harry Feldman P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .208 .269 .229 .498 0 0
   Rube Fischer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083 .083 .083 .167 0 0
   Nap Reyes 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .273 .307 .404 .712
   Ace Adams P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .087 .160 .087 .247 0 1
   Billy Jurges 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .216 .276 .247 .524
Team Totals 38 5 11 4 3 3 41 .289 .341 .421 .763 27 17
2B: G Hausmann (12); B Kerr (12).
HR: B Kerr (5).
TB: B Kerr 6; G Hausmann 3; R Treadway 2; H Luby 2; E Lombardi 2; M Ott.
GIDP: J Medwick (10).
RBI: B Kerr 2 (39); H Luby (18); J Medwick (53).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Hausmann-B Kerr-P Weintraub.
E: H Feldman (3).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Fritz Ostermueller, W (8-3) 8.1 11 5 3 2 3 1 2.48 38 46
Nick Strincevich, S (1) 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.54 3
Team Totals 9 11 5 3 3 3 1 3.00 41 46

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Feldman, L (8-5) 4.1 10 5 4 1 1 0 3.79 21 25
Rube Fischer 1.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.35 5
Ace Adams 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 3.59 12
Team Totals 9 13 6 5 2 1 0 5.00 38 25
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Beans Reardon, 1B - Larry Goetz, 2B - (none), 3B - Lou Jorda.
Time of Game: 2:14.
Attendance: 12,909.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         New York Giants
1 Pete Coscarart 2B 1 Red Treadway CF
2 Jim Russell LF 2 George Hausmann 2B
3 Johnny Barrett RF 3 Mel Ott RF
4 Bob Elliott 3B 4 Joe Medwick LF
5 Babe Dahlgren 1B 5 Phil Weintraub 1B
6 Vince DiMaggio CF 6 Ernie Lombardi C
7 Lee Handley SS 7 Buddy Kerr SS
8 Al Lopez C 8 Hal Luby 3B
9 Fritz Ostermueller P 9 Harry Feldman P

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