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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
1
0
SLB
@DET
1
2
NYY
@PHA
5
0
BOS
@WSH
6
3
BRO
@BSN
3
5
CHC
@CIN
4
3
PHI
@NYG
4
8
PIT
@STL
6
4
Tuesday, April 16, 1946,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 40,000, Time of Game: 2:26
Phillies
4
0-1
Lost 1 
5th, 1 GB
at Giants
8
1-0
Won 1 
1st
W: Bill Voiselle (1-0)
L: Oscar Judd (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Phillies        0  0  2   0  0  0   0  2  0    4  8  1
Giants          4  2  0   0  0  0   1  1  X    8 11  1

Philadelphia Phillies

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Danny Murtaugh 2B 4 1 2 2 1 0 5 .500 .600 1.250 1.850 3 3 HR
Johnny Wyrostek LF 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .000 .400 .000 .400 4 1
Jim Tabor 3B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .250 .400 .250 .650 0 1
Ron Northey RF 5 1 1 2 0 1 5 .200 .200 .800 1.000 1 0 HR
Frank McCormick 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .000 .250 .000 .250 8 2
Vince DiMaggio CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 2 0
Rollie Hemsley C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .000 .250 .000 .250 6 1
Skeeter Newsome SS 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .750 .750 .750 1.500 0 1
Oscar Judd P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Hugh Mulcahy P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2
   Jimmy Wasdell 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Art Lopatka P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
   Lou Novikoff 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
   John O'Neil 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 34 4 8 4 6 3 40 .235 .350 .412 .762 24 12
HR: D Murtaugh (1); R Northey (1).
TB: D Murtaugh 5; R Northey 4; S Newsome 3; L Novikoff; J Tabor.
RBI: D Murtaugh 2 (2); R Northey 2 (2).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. H Mulcahy-R Hemsley-F McCormick.
E: R Northey (1).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bill Rigney SS 4 1 2 0 1 2 5 .500 .600 .500 1.100 2 3
Mickey Witek 2B 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .250 .400 .250 .650 3 3
Mel Ott RF 4 1 1 3 1 1 5 .250 .400 1.000 1.400 0 0 HR
Babe Young 1B 4 2 3 1 1 0 5 .750 .800 .750 1.550 16 0
Ernie Lombardi C 4 1 2 2 0 0 5 .500 .600 1.250 1.850 3 1 HR,HBP
Willard Marshall CF-LF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0
Sid Gordon LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 HBP
   Johnny Rucker CF 2 0 1 1 1 0 3 .500 .667 1.500 2.167 0 0 3B
Buddy Kerr 3B 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 3 2·SH
Bill Voiselle P 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 .000 .500 .000 .500 1 1
   Ace Adams P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
   Ken Trinkle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 32 8 11 7 7 4 43 .344 .488 .594 1.082 27 12
3B: J Rucker (1).
HR: M Ott (1); E Lombardi (1).
SH: B Kerr 2 (2).
HBP: S Gordon (1); E Lombardi (1).
TB: E Lombardi 5; M Ott 4; B Young 3; J Rucker 3; B Rigney 2; M Witek; W Marshall.
RBI: M Ott 3 (3); E Lombardi 2 (2); B Young (1); J Rucker (1).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
E: B Rigney (1).

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Oscar Judd, L (0-1) 1.2 6 6 4 2 1 2 21.60 13 22
Hugh Mulcahy 4.1 2 0 0 3 1 0 0.00 20
Art Lopatka 2 3 2 1 2 2 0 4.50 11
Team Totals 8 11 8 5 7 4 2 5.62 44 22

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Voiselle, W (1-0) 7.1 6 4 4 4 2 2 4.91 31 48
Ace Adams 1 2 0 0 2 1 0 0.00 6
Ken Trinkle, S (1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 2
Team Totals 9 8 4 4 6 3 2 4.00 39 48
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: H Mulcahy 2 (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Babe Pinelli, 1B - Lee Ballanfant, 2B - (none), 3B - Al Barlick.
Time of Game: 2:26.
Attendance: 40,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Phillies         New York Giants
1 Danny Murtaugh 2B 1 Bill Rigney SS
2 Johnny Wyrostek LF 2 Mickey Witek 2B
3 Jim Tabor 3B 3 Mel Ott RF
4 Ron Northey RF 4 Babe Young 1B
5 Frank McCormick 1B 5 Ernie Lombardi C
6 Vince DiMaggio CF 6 Willard Marshall CF
7 Rollie Hemsley C 7 Sid Gordon LF
8 Skeeter Newsome SS 8 Buddy Kerr 3B
9 Oscar Judd P 9 Bill Voiselle P

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