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Standings
BOS
@CHW
3
2
BOS
@CHW
5
4
 
(17)
NYY
@CLE
1
0
WSH
@DET
4
5
PHA
@SLB
9
7
PHA
@SLB
13
0
CHC
@BRO
3
9
STL
@NYG
2
0
PIT
@PHI
6
11
Thursday, July 12, 1951,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 13,448, Time of Game: 1:43
Cardinals
2
41-35
 Won 2 
3rd, 9½ GB
at Giants
0
44-37
 Lost 2 
2nd, 9 GB
W: Gerry Staley (12-8)
L: Larry Jansen (12-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  2  0   0  0  0    2  3  0
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  4  0

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Solly Hemus SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .210 .323 .293 .616 -0.057 0.56 0.000 -0.057 -0.7 1 2
Red Schoendienst 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .298 .342 .412 .754 -0.063 0.62 0.000 -0.063 -0.8 3 5
Stan Musial 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .367 .456 .636 1.092 -0.022 0.43 0.012 -0.034 -0.3 13 0
Wally Westlake CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .284 .339 .520 .859 -0.055 0.52 0.000 -0.055 -0.7 3 0
Enos Slaughter RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .286 .402 .385 .787 -0.037 0.86 0.016 -0.054 -0.2 0 0
Hal Rice LF 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .333 .444 .500 .944 -0.003 0.77 0.033 -0.036 -0.2 2 0
Billy Johnson 3B 3 1 1 2 0 0 3 .253 .327 .404 .731 0.207 0.86 0.234 -0.027 1.4 0 5 HR
Del Rice C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .240 .311 .324 .635 -0.051 0.66 0.000 -0.051 -0.6 5 1
Gerry Staley P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .152 .204 .174 .378 -0.036 0.48 0.000 -0.036 -0.4 0 2
Team Totals 30 2 3 2 1 4 31 .100 .129 .200 .329 -0.117 0.63 0.295 -0.413 -2.5 27 15
HR: B Johnson (7, off L Jansen, 5th inn, 1 on, 1 out to RF).
TB: B Johnson 4; E Slaughter; S Musial.
RBI: B Johnson 2 (33).
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 0 for 0.
Fielding
DP: 4. B Johnson-R Schoendienst-S Musial 2; S Hemus-R Schoendienst-S Musial; D Rice-S Hemus.

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Davey Williams 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.131 1.05 0.000 -0.131 -1.1 4 5 GDP
Al Dark SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .319 .370 .477 .846 -0.010 1.12 0.064 -0.074 0.0 2 0
Willie Mays CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .277 .372 .538 .909 -0.156 1.25 0.000 -0.156 -1.1 2 0 GDP
Don Mueller RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .304 .343 .433 .775 0.017 0.85 0.068 -0.051 -0.1 3 0
Monte Irvin LF 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .303 .426 .494 .920 -0.152 1.51 0.037 -0.189 -0.9 3 0 CS,GDP
Whitey Lockman 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .280 .327 .402 .728 -0.034 1.00 0.023 -0.057 -0.4 7 0
Hank Thompson 3B 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .238 .346 .394 .740 -0.051 1.04 0.018 -0.068 -0.4 1 3
Wes Westrum C 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .247 .428 .479 .907 0.025 1.27 0.068 -0.043 0.4 5 0 HBP
Larry Jansen P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .077 .143 .077 .220 -0.097 1.96 0.000 -0.097 -0.8 0 0
   Eddie Stanky PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258 .382 .388 .770 -0.029 1.15 0.000 -0.029 -0.2
   Monty Kennedy P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 27 0 4 0 3 4 31 .148 .258 .148 .406 -0.618 1.19 0.278 -0.895 -4.5 27 8
HBP: W Westrum (4, by G Staley).
TB: A Dark 2; W Lockman; D Mueller.
GIDP: D Williams (1); W Mays (5); M Irvin (8).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 1.
Baserunning
CS: M Irvin (1, 2nd base by G Staley/D Rice).

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Gerry Staley, W (12-8) 9 4 0 0 3 4 0 3.47 31 80 0.617 1.19 4.5
Team Totals 9 4 0 0 3 4 0 0.00 31 80 0.617 1.19 4.5

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Larry Jansen, L (12-8) 8 3 2 2 1 3 1 3.55 28 70 0.100 0.67 2.0
Monty Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.14 3 0 0 0.018 0.23 0.5
Team Totals 9 3 2 2 1 4 1 2.00 31 70 0 0 0.118 0.63 2.5
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: G Staley (4; W Westrum).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Larry Goetz, 1B - Lou Jorda, 2B - (none), 3B - Frank Dascoli.
Time of Game: 1:43.
Attendance: 13,448.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Cardinals         New York Giants
1 Solly Hemus SS 1 Davey Williams 2B
2 Red Schoendienst 2B 2 Al Dark SS
3 Stan Musial 1B 3 Willie Mays CF
4 Wally Westlake CF 4 Don Mueller RF
5 Enos Slaughter RF 5 Monte Irvin LF
6 Hal Rice LF 6 Whitey Lockman 1B
7 Billy Johnson 3B 7 Hank Thompson 3B
8 Del Rice C 8 Wes Westrum C
9 Gerry Staley P 9 Larry Jansen P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t5 0-0 1 1-- RR STL B. Johnson L. Jansen 23% 74% Home Run; Rice Scores
b7 0-2 0 1-- OO NYG M. Irvin G. Staley 13% 85% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b6 0-2 1 1-- OO NYG W. Mays G. Staley 8% 82% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
b7 0-2 0 --- NYG D. Mueller G. Staley -7% 72% Single to CF
b5 0-2 2 12- O NYG L. Jansen G. Staley 6% 78% Strikeout

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Larry Jansen facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O STL S. Hemus L. Jansen -2% 48% Flyball: 2B
t1 0-0 1 --- O STL R. Schoendienst L. Jansen -2% 46% Flyball: SS
t1 0-0 2 --- STL S. Musial L. Jansen 1% 47% Single to CF
t1 0-0 2 1-- O STL W. Westlake L. Jansen -2% 45% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Gerry Staley facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O NYG D. Williams G. Staley 2% 47% Foul Flyball: C
b1 0-0 1 --- NYG A. Dark G. Staley -2% 45% Single to LF
b1 0-0 1 1-- O NYG W. Mays G. Staley 3% 48% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 2 1-- O NYG D. Mueller G. Staley 2% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Giants 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Larry Jansen facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O STL E. Slaughter L. Jansen -2% 48% Strikeout Looking
t2 0-0 1 --- O STL H. Rice L. Jansen -2% 46% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O STL B. Johnson L. Jansen -1% 45% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Gerry Staley facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- NYG M. Irvin G. Staley -4% 41% Walk
b2 0-0 0 1-- O NYG W. Lockman G. Staley 3% 45% Flyball: CF
b2 0-0 1 1-- OO NYG H. Thompson G. Staley 5% 50% Double Play: Strikeout, Irvin Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Giants 0.
Top of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Larry Jansen facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- O STL D. Rice L. Jansen -3% 47% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O STL G. Staley L. Jansen -2% 46% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-0 2 --- O STL S. Hemus L. Jansen -1% 44% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Gerry Staley facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- NYG W. Westrum G. Staley -4% 41% Hit By Pitch
b3 0-0 0 1-- O NYG L. Jansen G. Staley 4% 44% Strikeout
b3 0-0 1 1-- OO NYG D. Williams G. Staley 6% 50% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Giants 0.
Top of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Larry Jansen facing 2-3-4
t4 0-0 0 --- O STL R. Schoendienst L. Jansen -3% 47% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-0 1 --- O STL S. Musial L. Jansen -2% 45% Foul Flyball: 3B
t4 0-0 2 --- O STL W. Westlake L. Jansen -1% 44% Popfly: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Gerry Staley facing 2-3-4
b4 0-0 0 --- O NYG A. Dark G. Staley 3% 47% Groundout: P-1B
b4 0-0 1 --- O NYG W. Mays G. Staley 2% 49% Flyball: CF
b4 0-0 2 --- O NYG D. Mueller G. Staley 1% 50% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Giants 0.
Top of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Larry Jansen facing 5-6-7
t5 0-0 0 --- O STL E. Slaughter L. Jansen -3% 47% Flyball: CF
t5 0-0 1 --- STL H. Rice L. Jansen 3% 50% Walk
t5 0-0 1 1-- RR STL B. Johnson L. Jansen 23% 74% Home Run; Rice Scores
t5 2-0 1 --- O STL D. Rice L. Jansen -1% 72% Flyball: RF
t5 2-0 2 --- O STL G. Staley L. Jansen -1% 72% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-2, Cardinals' Gerry Staley facing 5-6-7
b5 0-2 0 --- O NYG M. Irvin G. Staley 3% 75% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 0-2 1 --- O NYG W. Lockman G. Staley 2% 77% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b5 0-2 2 --- NYG H. Thompson G. Staley -2% 75% Walk
b5 0-2 2 1-- NYG W. Westrum G. Staley -3% 72% Walk; Thompson to 2B
b5 0-2 2 12- O NYG L. Jansen G. Staley 6% 78% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 2, Giants 0.
Top of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 2-0, Giants' Larry Jansen facing 1-2-3
t6 2-0 0 --- O STL S. Hemus L. Jansen -2% 77% Flyball: RF
t6 2-0 1 --- O STL R. Schoendienst L. Jansen -1% 75% Groundout: 2B-1B
t6 2-0 2 --- O STL S. Musial L. Jansen -1% 74% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-2, Cardinals' Gerry Staley facing 1-2-3
b6 0-2 0 --- O NYG D. Williams G. Staley 4% 78% Strikeout Looking
b6 0-2 1 --- NYG A. Dark G. Staley -4% 74% Single to CF
b6 0-2 1 1-- OO NYG W. Mays G. Staley 8% 82% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Giants 0.
Top of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 2-0, Giants' Larry Jansen facing 4-5-6
t7 2-0 0 --- O STL W. Westlake L. Jansen -2% 80% Flyball: 2B
t7 2-0 1 --- STL E. Slaughter L. Jansen 2% 82% Single (LF-CF)
t7 2-0 1 1-- O STL H. Rice L. Jansen -2% 80% Foul Flyball: LF
t7 2-0 2 1-- O STL B. Johnson L. Jansen -2% 78% Flyball: SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 2, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-2, Cardinals' Gerry Staley facing 4-5-6
b7 0-2 0 --- NYG D. Mueller G. Staley -7% 72% Single to CF
b7 0-2 0 1-- OO NYG M. Irvin G. Staley 13% 85% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b7 0-2 2 --- NYG W. Lockman G. Staley -2% 83% Single to RF
b7 0-2 2 1-- O NYG H. Thompson G. Staley 4% 87% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 2, Giants 0.
Top of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 2-0, Giants' Larry Jansen facing 8-9-1
t8 2-0 0 --- O STL D. Rice L. Jansen -1% 85% Groundout: 3B-1B
t8 2-0 1 --- O STL G. Staley L. Jansen -1% 84% Strikeout
t8 2-0 2 --- O STL S. Hemus L. Jansen -1% 84% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-2, Cardinals' Gerry Staley facing 8-9-1
b8 0-2 0 --- O NYG W. Westrum G. Staley 4% 88% Flyball: LF
Eddie Stanky pinch hits for Larry Jansen (P) batting 9th
b8 0-2 1 --- O NYG E. Stanky G. Staley 3% 91% Flyball: CF
b8 0-2 2 --- O NYG D. Williams G. Staley 2% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Giants 0.
Top of the 9th, Cardinals Batting, Ahead 2-0, Giants' Monty Kennedy facing 2-3-4
Monty Kennedy replaces Eddie Stanky (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t9 2-0 0 --- O STL R. Schoendienst M. Kennedy -1% 92% Flyball: LF
t9 2-0 1 --- O STL S. Musial M. Kennedy -1% 91% Strikeout Looking
t9 2-0 2 --- O STL W. Westlake M. Kennedy -0% 91% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 9th, Giants Batting, Behind 0-2, Cardinals' Gerry Staley facing 2-3-4
b9 0-2 0 --- O NYG A. Dark G. Staley 5% 96% Groundout: 3B-1B
b9 0-2 1 --- O NYG W. Mays G. Staley 3% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
b9 0-2 2 --- O NYG D. Mueller G. Staley 1% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Giants 0.

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