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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
5
2
 
(10)
WSH
@CLE
3
4
 
(12)
WSH
@CLE
6
7
 
(10)
NYY
@DET
14
13
 
(11)
STL
@BRO
3
2
 
(12)
PIT
@BSN
16
10
CIN
@NYG
3
10
CIN
@NYG
3
2
CHC
@PHI
1
1
 
(6)
Wednesday, August 20, 1947,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:46
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Reds
3
57-63
 Lost 1 
5th, 15½ GB
at Giants
10
58-54
 Won 1 
4th, 11½ GB
W: Larry Jansen (14-4)
L: Bucky Walters (6-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  2    3  8  1
Giants          1  0  0   1  0  2   1  5  X   10 12  0

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Frank Baumholtz CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .291 .345 .391 .736 2 0 SH
Eddie Lukon RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .189 .285 .409 .694 2 0
Grady Hatton 3B 3 1 1 1 1 1 4 .304 .404 .501 .905 0 3 HR
Babe Young 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .266 .345 .472 .817 11 2
Eddie Miller SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .244 .317 .430 .747 0 5
Augie Galan LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .322 .459 .414 .873 0 0
Ray Lamanno C 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .249 .303 .361 .664 5 0 2B
Benny Zientara 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .261 .295 .315 .610 3 1 2B
Bucky Walters P 3 0 2 1 0 0 3 .294 .314 .353 .667 1 1
   Eddie Erautt P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .048 .130 .048 .178 0 0
Team Totals 33 3 8 3 1 4 35 .242 .265 .394 .659 24 12
2B: R Lamanno (16); B Zientara (14).
HR: G Hatton (14).
SH: F Baumholtz (10).
TB: G Hatton 4; B Walters 2; B Zientara 2; R Lamanno 2; B Young; F Baumholtz; A Galan.
RBI: B Walters (4); G Hatton (60); R Lamanno (36).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Young; E Miller-B Zientara-B Young.
E: B Zientara (6).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Gary Gearhart LF 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .265 .342 .441 .783 2 0 GDP
Buddy Kerr SS 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .285 .337 .382 .718 2 1
Bobby Thomson CF 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .291 .346 .523 .868 3 0
Johnny Mize 1B 4 2 2 2 0 0 4 .303 .397 .611 1.008 8 1 HR,2B
Willard Marshall RF 4 1 1 0 0 2 4 .301 .373 .549 .922 3 0
Walker Cooper C 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .312 .350 .593 .943 4 1 2B
Mickey Witek 2B 3 2 1 1 1 0 4 .204 .259 .306 .564 4 2 HR
Jack Lohrke 3B 3 2 1 0 1 0 4 .238 .354 .364 .718 0 0 2B
Larry Jansen P 3 0 1 2 0 0 4 .190 .203 .207 .410 1 4 SH
Team Totals 34 10 12 8 3 4 38 .353 .405 .618 1.023 27 9
2B: J Mize (16); W Cooper (19); J Lohrke (8).
HR: J Mize (37); M Witek (2).
SH: L Jansen (9).
TB: J Mize 6; M Witek 4; G Gearhart 2; W Cooper 2; J Lohrke 2; B Thomson 2; B Kerr; L Jansen; W Marshall.
GIDP: G Gearhart (1).
RBI: J Mize 2 (99); L Jansen 2 (6); B Thomson (67); W Cooper (89); G Gearhart (12); M Witek (11).
Team LOB: 4.

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bucky Walters, L (6-6) 7 11 8 8 2 3 2 6.20 33 24
Eddie Erautt 1 1 2 1 1 1 0 6.50 5
Team Totals 8 12 10 9 3 4 2 10.12 38 24

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Larry Jansen, W (14-4) 9 8 3 3 1 4 1 3.57 35 62
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 1 4 1 3.00 35 62
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Butch Henline, 1B - Bill Stewart, 2B - (none), 3B - George Magerkurth.
Time of Game: 1:46.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         New York Giants
1 Frank Baumholtz CF 1 Gary Gearhart LF
2 Eddie Lukon RF 2 Buddy Kerr SS
3 Grady Hatton 3B 3 Bobby Thomson CF
4 Babe Young 1B 4 Johnny Mize 1B
5 Eddie Miller SS 5 Willard Marshall RF
6 Augie Galan LF 6 Walker Cooper C
7 Ray Lamanno C 7 Mickey Witek 2B
8 Benny Zientara 2B 8 Jack Lohrke 3B
9 Bucky Walters P 9 Larry Jansen P

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