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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
7
2
NYY
@CLE
4
0
WSH
@DET
6
7
PHA
@SLB
1
5
CHC
@BRO
1
6
CIN
@BSN
5
6
 
(10)
STL
@NYG
5
2
STL
@NYG
11
2
PIT
@PHI
8
2
Saturday, August 27, 1949,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 28,878, Time of Game: 2:33
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Cardinals
11
75-47
 Won 2 
1st
at Giants
2
60-61
 Lost 2 
5th, 14½ GB
W: Harry Brecheen (11-9)
L: Sheldon Jones (10-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       1  1  5   0  0  1   0  0  3   11 13  1
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  1    2  6  1

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Red Schoendienst SS 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .300 .353 .360 .713 0 1 2B
Solly Hemus 2B 3 2 0 0 2 0 5 .313 .421 .313 .734 5 2
Stan Musial CF-RF 4 2 2 0 1 0 5 .322 .424 .578 1.002 3 0 3B
Enos Slaughter LF 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .326 .413 .490 .902 1 0 2B
Ron Northey RF 4 1 1 3 0 0 4 .249 .320 .389 .709 1 0 HR,GDP
   Chuck Diering CF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .268 .343 .412 .755 1 0
Rocky Nelson 1B 5 2 2 3 0 0 5 .254 .291 .381 .672 9 0 HR,2B
Del Rice C 2 2 0 0 1 1 5 .246 .338 .332 .669 6 0 2·HBP
Tommy Glaviano 3B 5 0 3 1 0 0 5 .241 .337 .367 .704 1 1
Harry Brecheen P 4 0 1 1 0 0 5 .213 .262 .279 .540 0 1 2B,HBP
Team Totals 38 11 13 10 4 3 45 .342 .444 .658 1.102 27 5
2B: R Schoendienst (17); E Slaughter (24); R Nelson (7); H Brecheen (2).
3B: S Musial (9).
HR: R Northey (4); R Nelson (3).
HBP: H Brecheen (1); D Rice (4).
TB: R Nelson 6; S Musial 4; R Northey 4; R Schoendienst 3; T Glaviano 3; E Slaughter 3; H Brecheen 2.
GIDP: R Northey (7).
RBI: R Nelson 3 (27); R Northey 3 (37); H Brecheen (2); R Schoendienst (41); T Glaviano (22); E Slaughter (76).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: S Hemus (1).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Hank Thompson 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .263 .362 .397 .759 0 7
Whitey Lockman LF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .306 .368 .425 .793 2 0
Bobby Thomson CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .301 .341 .495 .836 6 0 HBP
Willard Marshall RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .310 .416 .455 .871 2 0
Bill Rigney 3B 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .286 .345 .429 .774 2 0 HR
Wes Westrum C 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .228 .340 .366 .706 3 1
Joe Lafata 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .305 .352 .427 .779 7 1
Buddy Kerr SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .219 .305 .235 .540 4 2
Sheldon Jones P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .128 .128 .170 .298 0 0
   Kirby Higbe P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .067 .125 .067 .192 0 0
   Andy Hansen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .214 .000 .214 0 0
   Monte Irvin PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .214 .411 .310 .720
   Hank Behrman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .091 .091 .182 0 0
   Bert Haas PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .222 .255 .222 .478
   Clint Hartung P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .190 .242 .345 .587 1 0
Team Totals 34 2 6 2 1 6 36 .176 .222 .265 .487 27 11
HR: B Rigney (5).
HBP: B Thomson (2).
TB: B Rigney 5; W Lockman; B Haas; H Thompson; W Westrum.
RBI: B Rigney (37); W Lockman (53).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. H Thompson-B Kerr-J Lafata.
E: H Thompson (12).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Brecheen, W (11-9) 9 6 2 2 1 6 1 3.36 36 72
Team Totals 9 6 2 2 1 6 1 2.00 36 72

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Sheldon Jones, L (10-10) 2.1 4 4 4 2 0 0 3.57 13 31
Kirby Higbe 0 3 3 3 1 0 1 6.10 4
Andy Hansen 3.2 3 1 0 0 0 0 4.40 14
Hank Behrman 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.78 6
Clint Hartung 1 3 3 3 1 2 1 5.03 8
Team Totals 9 13 11 10 4 3 2 10.00 45 31
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: S Jones 2 (10); C Hartung (4); H Brecheen (5).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - Larry Goetz, 2B - (none), 3B - Beans Reardon.
Time of Game: 2:33.
Attendance: 28,878.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         New York Giants
1 Red Schoendienst SS 1 Hank Thompson 2B
2 Solly Hemus 2B 2 Whitey Lockman LF
3 Stan Musial CF 3 Bobby Thomson CF
4 Enos Slaughter LF 4 Willard Marshall RF
5 Ron Northey RF 5 Bill Rigney 3B
6 Rocky Nelson 1B 6 Wes Westrum C
7 Del Rice C 7 Joe Lafata 1B
8 Tommy Glaviano 3B 8 Buddy Kerr SS
9 Harry Brecheen P 9 Sheldon Jones P

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