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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
5
6
PHA
@CHW
7
4
WSH
@CLE
1
0
WSH
@CLE
1
6
NYY
@DET
1
4
NYY
@DET
11
12
 
(11)
BOS
@SLB
3
4
BOS
@SLB
6
7
STL
@BRO
3
3
PIT
@BSN
9
1
CIN
@NYG
4
1
CIN
@NYG
6
9
CHC
@PHI
4
2
CHC
@PHI
2
1
Sunday, July 20, 1947,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:21
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Reds
4
42-43
 Won 1 
5th, 8 GB
at Giants
1
44-36
 Lost 1 
2nd, 2½ GB
W: Ewell Blackwell (17-2)
L: Dave Koslo (10-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  1  0   0  0  0   2  0  1    4 10  2
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  7  1

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Frank Baumholtz RF 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .301 .351 .401 .753 2 0
Benny Zientara 2B 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .269 .303 .335 .638 4 2
Grady Hatton 3B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .278 .382 .429 .811 1 3
Bert Haas CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .315 .374 .409 .783 3 0
Babe Young 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .273 .366 .538 .904 7 0 HR
Augie Galan LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .315 .442 .403 .844 3 0
Eddie Miller SS 4 2 2 0 0 0 4 .240 .304 .432 .735 0 2
Ray Lamanno C 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .272 .329 .418 .747 7 2 HR
Ewell Blackwell P 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .116 .116 .130 .246 0 1
Team Totals 37 4 10 4 2 2 39 .270 .308 .432 .740 27 10
HR: B Young (8); R Lamanno (5).
TB: R Lamanno 5; B Young 4; E Miller 2; F Baumholtz; G Hatton; B Zientara; E Blackwell; B Haas.
RBI: R Lamanno 2 (28); B Zientara (14); B Young (38).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. R Lamanno-B Zientara.
E: R Lamanno (4); B Young (2).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Buddy Blattner 2B-3B 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .269 .359 .358 .718 0 1
Bill Rigney SS-2B 4 0 2 0 0 1 4 .269 .344 .456 .799 4 3
Bobby Thomson CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .283 .337 .531 .868 5 0
Johnny Mize 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .310 .410 .617 1.027 11 1
Willard Marshall RF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .299 .370 .585 .955 1 0 HR
Walker Cooper C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .304 .349 .604 .953 4 1
Sid Gordon LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .289 .363 .463 .826 0 0
Jack Lohrke 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .237 .379 .322 .701 1 2
   Ernie Lombardi 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263 .300 .456 .756
   Buddy Kerr SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .278 .333 .390 .723 0 3
Dave Koslo P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .157 .218 .176 .395 1 2
   Joe Lafata 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .231 .344 .365 .710
   Joe Beggs P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .077 .077 .077 .154 0 1
   Hooks Iott P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100 .308 .100 .408 0 0
Team Totals 33 1 7 1 2 7 35 .212 .257 .303 .560 27 14
HR: W Marshall (25).
TB: W Marshall 5; B Rigney 2; B Blattner; J Mize; W Cooper.
RBI: W Marshall (74).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: W Cooper (11).

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ewell Blackwell, W (17-2) 9 7 1 1 2 7 1 2.23 35 74
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 2 7 1 1.00 35 74

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dave Koslo, L (10-5) 8 7 3 3 1 2 2 3.80 32 57
Joe Beggs 0.2 3 1 1 1 0 0 5.59 6
Hooks Iott 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.90 1
Team Totals 9 10 4 4 2 2 2 4.00 39 57
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - Dusty Boggess, 2B - (none), 3B - George Barr.
Time of Game: 2:21.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         New York Giants
1 Frank Baumholtz RF 1 Buddy Blattner 2B
2 Benny Zientara 2B 2 Bill Rigney SS
3 Grady Hatton 3B 3 Bobby Thomson CF
4 Bert Haas CF 4 Johnny Mize 1B
5 Babe Young 1B 5 Willard Marshall RF
6 Augie Galan LF 6 Walker Cooper C
7 Eddie Miller SS 7 Sid Gordon LF
8 Ray Lamanno C 8 Jack Lohrke 3B
9 Ewell Blackwell P 9 Dave Koslo P

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