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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
1
4
SLB
@CHW
5
7
SLB
@CHW
6
2
 
(6)
DET
@CLE
1
7
WSH
@PHA
5
8
WSH
@PHA
4
0
 
(7)
PHI
@BRO
5
3
PIT
@CIN
7
3
PIT
@CIN
5
3
BSN
@NYG
2
3
BSN
@NYG
2
5
 
(6)
CHC
@STL
1
6
Sunday, September 25, 1949,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:06
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Braves
2
73-76
 Lost 1 
4th, 22½ GB
at Giants
3
72-78
 Won 1 
5th, 23 GB
W: Dave Koslo (11-13)
L: Vern Bickford (15-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Braves          0  1  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    2  7  2
Giants          0  0  0   3  0  0   0  0  X    3  9  2

Boston Braves

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Sibby Sisti CF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .256 .339 .362 .701 1 0
Connie Ryan 2B 4 0 3 0 0 0 4 .251 .321 .400 .721 5 3
Al Dark SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .280 .321 .360 .681 0 2
Bob Elliott 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .278 .395 .467 .862 1 3
Jim Russell LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .234 .340 .356 .696 1 0 2B
Ed Sauer RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .259 .318 .362 .680 5 0
Del Crandall C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .274 .297 .386 .683 2 2
Elbie Fletcher 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .263 .398 .408 .805 9 0
   Eddie Stanky PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .287 .419 .360 .778
Vern Bickford P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .179 .200 .179 .379 0 1
Team Totals 34 2 7 1 1 2 35 .206 .229 .235 .464 24 11
2B: J Russell (23).
TB: C Ryan 3; J Russell 3; E Sauer; D Crandall.
RBI: D Crandall (33).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: C Ryan (8); A Dark (26).

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Davey Williams 2B 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .267 .340 .400 .740 4 1
Whitey Lockman LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .307 .371 .438 .809 3 1
Bobby Thomson CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .308 .355 .521 .875 3 0
Willard Marshall RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .306 .402 .426 .828 2 0 2B
Joe Lafata 1B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .241 .288 .350 .638 8 0
Wes Westrum C 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 .239 .386 .405 .791 6 0 HBP
Jack Lohrke 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .263 .325 .457 .782 0 2
Rudy Rufer SS 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .000 .143 .000 .143 1 5
Dave Koslo P 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .147 .183 .265 .448 0 3
Team Totals 30 3 9 3 5 1 36 .300 .417 .333 .750 27 12
2B: W Marshall (19).
HBP: W Westrum (2).
TB: W Marshall 3; J Lohrke 2; J Lafata 2; W Lockman; D Koslo; D Williams.
RBI: R Rufer (2); D Williams (5); J Lohrke (22).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. W Lockman-J Lafata.
E: R Rufer (1); D Williams (2).

Boston Braves

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vern Bickford, L (15-11) 8 9 3 3 5 1 0 4.47 36 48
Team Totals 8 9 3 3 5 1 0 3.38 36 48

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Dave Koslo, W (11-13) 9 7 2 1 1 2 0 2.51 35 68
Team Totals 9 7 2 1 1 2 0 1.00 35 68
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: V Bickford (6).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Lee Ballanfant, 2B - (none), 3B - George Barr.
Time of Game: 2:06.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Boston Braves         New York Giants
1 Sibby Sisti CF 1 Davey Williams 2B
2 Connie Ryan 2B 2 Whitey Lockman LF
3 Al Dark SS 3 Bobby Thomson CF
4 Bob Elliott 3B 4 Willard Marshall RF
5 Jim Russell LF 5 Joe Lafata 1B
6 Ed Sauer RF 6 Wes Westrum C
7 Del Crandall C 7 Jack Lohrke 3B
8 Elbie Fletcher 1B 8 Rudy Rufer SS
9 Vern Bickford P 9 Dave Koslo P

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