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Scores
Standings
WSH
@SLB
5
7
CHC
@BRO
4
2
 
(11)
CIN
@BSN
3
1
STL
@NYG
21
5
Monday, August 2, 1948,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 20,446, Time of Game: 2:47
Cardinals
21
49-45
 Won 2 
3rd, 6 GB
at Giants
5
50-44
 Lost 1 
2nd, 5 GB
W: Murry Dickson (8-10)
L: Ray Poat (9-5)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       4  1  3   1  8  2   0  2  0   21 20  0
Giants          0  0  1   1  1  1   0  0  1    5 11  2

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Erv Dusak 2B 7 2 2 2 0 0 7 .223 .353 .304 .657 3 0 HR
Marty Marion SS 5 2 2 3 1 0 6 .256 .308 .348 .656 2 1 HR
   Ralph LaPointe SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .211 .274 .229 .502 0 3
Stan Musial CF-RF 6 3 2 1 1 0 7 .389 .463 .717 1.180 1 0 HR,2B
Enos Slaughter LF 5 4 3 3 2 0 7 .310 .412 .464 .876 1 0 2·2B
Ron Northey RF 1 1 1 0 2 0 3 .364 .469 .542 1.011 0 0
   Terry Moore CF 3 2 1 0 1 0 4 .231 .333 .331 .664 2 0 2B
Whitey Kurowski 3B 4 4 2 4 1 0 6 .212 .353 .280 .633 2 3 HR,2B,HBP
Babe Young 1B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .232 .342 .333 .675 2 0
   Nippy Jones 1B 3 1 3 2 0 0 3 .268 .321 .423 .744 5 2 2·2B
Del Wilber C 6 2 3 5 0 0 6 .148 .233 .185 .419 7 0 2B
Murry Dickson P 5 0 1 0 1 0 6 .259 .273 .296 .569 2 1
Team Totals 48 21 20 20 10 0 59 .417 .525 .833 1.359 27 10
2B: S Musial (27); E Slaughter 2 (20); T Moore (7); W Kurowski (7); N Jones 2 (18); D Wilber (1).
HR: E Dusak (3); M Marion (4); S Musial (25); W Kurowski (2).
HBP: W Kurowski (5).
TB: S Musial 6; W Kurowski 6; N Jones 5; E Dusak 5; M Marion 5; E Slaughter 5; D Wilber 4; T Moore 2; M Dickson; R Northey.
RBI: D Wilber 5 (5); W Kurowski 4 (28); E Slaughter 3 (61); M Marion 3 (31); N Jones 2 (67); E Dusak 2 (13); S Musial (81).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Marion-E Dusak.

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bill Rigney 2B 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .279 .354 .421 .775 3 2 HR
Whitey Lockman CF 3 2 1 1 2 0 5 .311 .383 .527 .910 3 0 HR
Sid Gordon 3B 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .310 .398 .566 .964 1 4
Johnny Mize 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .280 .398 .571 .968 6 0
   Johnny McCarthy 1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .195 .250 .268 .518 3 0
Willard Marshall RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .305 .382 .496 .877 2 0
   Les Layton RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279 .333 .541 .874 0 0
Walker Cooper C 2 1 1 0 1 0 3 .249 .324 .462 .786 0 0
   Wes Westrum C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .141 .256 .244 .499 0 0
Bobby Thomson LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .289 .339 .476 .815 5 0 HR
Buddy Kerr SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .243 .294 .282 .576 4 2
Ray Poat P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .102 .154 .122 .276 0 1
   Clint Hartung P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .156 .191 .222 .414 0 0
   Ken Trinkle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 0
   Don Mueller 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
   Monty Kennedy P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .571 0 0
   Clem Dreisewerd P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .111 .273 .111 .384 0 0
Team Totals 37 5 11 5 4 3 41 .297 .366 .541 .906 27 9
HR: B Rigney (9); W Lockman (15); B Thomson (14).
TB: B Rigney 5; B Thomson 5; W Lockman 4; S Gordon 2; C Dreisewerd; D Mueller; W Marshall; W Cooper.
RBI: B Thomson (53); W Lockman (51); D Mueller (1); B Rigney (34); W Marshall (63).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
E: S Gordon (13); W Marshall (5).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Murry Dickson, W (8-10) 9 11 5 5 4 3 3 5.22 41 44
Team Totals 9 11 5 5 4 3 3 5.00 41 44

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ray Poat, L (9-5) 0.2 2 4 1 3 0 0 4.14 8 35
Clint Hartung 2.1 6 5 5 2 0 2 4.55 16
Ken Trinkle 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.46 4
Monty Kennedy 0 3 5 5 2 0 0 8.07 5
Clem Dreisewerd 5 9 7 7 2 0 2 5.66 26
Team Totals 9 20 21 18 10 0 4 18.00 59 35
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: C Hartung (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Stewart, 1B - Butch Henline, 2B - (none), 3B - Jocko Conlan.
Time of Game: 2:47.
Attendance: 20,446.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         New York Giants
1 Erv Dusak 2B 1 Bill Rigney 2B
2 Marty Marion SS 2 Whitey Lockman CF
3 Stan Musial CF 3 Sid Gordon 3B
4 Enos Slaughter LF 4 Johnny Mize 1B
5 Ron Northey RF 5 Willard Marshall RF
6 Whitey Kurowski 3B 6 Walker Cooper C
7 Babe Young 1B 7 Bobby Thomson LF
8 Del Wilber C 8 Buddy Kerr SS
9 Murry Dickson P 9 Ray Poat P

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