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Scores
Standings
SLB
@DET
3
6
WSH
@PHA
2
0
PHI
@BRO
2
8
PIT
@CHC
3
5
BSN
@NYG
8
0
BSN
@NYG
4
5
Thursday, September 26, 1946,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 5,300, Time of Game: 2:01
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Braves
4
80-71
 Lost 1 
4th, 15 GB
at Giants
5
59-93
 Won 1 
8th, 36½ GB
W: Gene Thompson (4-6)
L: Frank Barrett (2-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          2  0  0   0  0  1   1  0  0    4  6  1
Giants          0  0  0   1  0  0   1  2  1    5 11  2

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Dick Culler SS 3 2 0 0 2 0 .257 .647 3 3
Johnny Hopp 1B 2 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .830 8 2 SH
Tommy Neill LF 4 1 1 2 0 0 .267 .609 1 0 2B,GDP
Tommy Holmes RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 .314 .811 2 0
Don Padgett C 3 0 2 0 0 1 .234 .621 4 0 2B
   Phil Masi C 1 1 1 0 0 0 .269 .723 4 1
Johnny Barrett CF 2 0 1 1 1 0 .193 .559 1 0
   Carden Gillenwater CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .642 0 0
Nanny Fernandez 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 .257 .635 0 2
Connie Ryan 2B 4 0 1 1 0 1 .241 .651 2 0
Ed Wright P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .739 0 0
   Warren Spahn P 1 0 0 0 0 1 .163 .386 0 0
   Frank Barrett P 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 0 1
Team Totals 30 4 6 4 6 4 .200 .600 25 9
2B: D Padgett (4); T Neill (2).
SH: J Hopp (8).
TB: D Padgett 3; T Neill 2; J Barrett; C Ryan; P Masi.
GIDP: T Neill (2).
RBI: T Neill 2 (7); C Ryan (47); J Barrett (12).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Hopp-D Culler-J Hopp.
E: C Ryan (22).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Johnny Rucker CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .271 .656 1 0
Goody Rosen RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 .281 .765 2 0
Willard Marshall LF 4 2 2 1 0 1 .281 .730 2 2 HR,3B,GDP
Babe Young 1B 4 0 1 1 0 1 .278 .732 6 3
Bobby Thomson 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 .294 .804 1 1 2B
Buddy Blattner 2B 3 0 1 1 1 0 .252 .751 4 2 3B
Buddy Kerr SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 .247 .653 2 2
   Bill Rigney SS 2 1 1 0 0 0 .236 .602 0 1
Bennie Warren C 3 0 0 0 0 1 .159 .678 7 0
   Jack Graham 1 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .703
Marv Grissom P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .400 1 2
   Mickey Witek 1 0 1 1 0 0 .268 .704 2B
   Gene Thompson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .476 1 1
   Sid Gordon 1 1 1 1 0 0 .291 .755 HR
Team Totals 35 5 11 5 1 6 .314 .990 27 14
2B: B Thomson (3); M Witek (13).
3B: B Blattner (6); W Marshall (3).
HR: S Gordon (5); W Marshall (13).
TB: W Marshall 7; S Gordon 4; B Blattner 3; B Thomson 2; M Witek 2; J Rucker; B Kerr; B Young; B Rigney; G Rosen.
GIDP: W Marshall (15).
RBI: B Blattner (45); S Gordon (43); B Young (32); W Marshall (48); M Witek (29).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. G Thompson-B Blattner; B Blattner-B Kerr-B Young.
E: B Blattner (15); B Young (7).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ed Wright 4.2 5 1 1 1 3 0 3.58 20 52
Warren Spahn 3 5 3 3 0 3 1 2.94 13
Frank Barrett, L (2-4) 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 4.75 3
Team Totals 8.1 11 5 5 1 6 2 5.40 36 52

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Marv Grissom 7 5 4 2 6 2 0 4.34 31 51
Gene Thompson, W (4-6) 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.29 6
Team Totals 9 6 4 2 6 4 0 2.00 37 51
Balks: None.
WP: M Grissom 3 (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Magerkurth, 1B - Bill Stewart, 2B - (none), 3B - Tom Dunn.
Time of Game: 2:01.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         New York Giants
1 Dick Culler SS 1 Johnny Rucker CF
2 Johnny Hopp 1B 2 Goody Rosen RF
3 Tommy Neill LF 3 Willard Marshall LF
4 Tommy Holmes RF 4 Babe Young 1B
5 Don Padgett C 5 Bobby Thomson 3B
6 Johnny Barrett CF 6 Buddy Blattner 2B
7 Nanny Fernandez 3B 7 Buddy Kerr SS
8 Connie Ryan 2B 8 Bennie Warren C
9 Ed Wright P 9 Marv Grissom P

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