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Scores
Standings
SLB
@NYY
9
4
CHW
@PHA
3
7
CLE
@WSH
9
5
PHI
@CHC
3
7
NYG
@PIT
6
7
Wednesday, June 12, 1929,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 15,000, Time of Game: 2:31
Giants
6
25-21
 Lost 1 
4th, 4½ GB
at Pirates
7
30-17
 Won 2 
1st
W: Heinie Meine (1-0)
L: Jack Scott (3-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  0  0   1  0  5   0  0  0    6 12  1
Pirates         3  1  0   0  0  0   1  0  2    7 18  1

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Edd Roush CF 5 1 3 0 0 0 .335 .895 3 0
Jimmy Welsh LF 4 1 1 0 1 0 .250 .680 2 0 2B
Freddie Lindstrom 3B 5 1 1 2 0 0 .276 .728 2 2
Mel Ott RF 4 0 1 2 1 2 .315 1.041 1 0 2B
Bill Terry 1B 5 1 2 0 0 0 .370 .957 5 0 SB
Andy Cohen 2B 5 1 3 1 0 0 .340 .865 5 3 2B
Travis Jackson SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 .314 .973 4 3
Bob O'Farrell C 3 0 1 0 1 0 .363 .931 4 1
Carl Hubbell P 1 0 0 1 0 0 .091 .209 0 1
   Freddy Leach PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .189 .453
   Dutch Henry P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 1.167 0 0
   Pat Crawford PH 1 1 0 0 0 0 .263 .912
   Jack Scott P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 1.056 0 0
Team Totals 38 6 12 6 4 2 .316 .776 26 10
2B: J Welsh (7); A Cohen (2); M Ott (9).
TB: A Cohen 4; E Roush 3; J Welsh 2; B Terry 2; M Ott 2; B O'Farrell; F Lindstrom.
RBI: M Ott 2 (41); F Lindstrom 2 (25); C Hubbell (4); A Cohen (7).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 3. T Jackson-A Cohen; B O'Farrell-F Lindstrom; F Lindstrom-A Cohen-B Terry.
E: M Ott (6).
Baserunning
SB: B Terry (4).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Harry Riconda SS 3 0 3 0 0 0 .500 1.143 4 1
   Heinie Meine P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 1
   Fred Brickell PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 .300 .710 2B
Lloyd Waner CF 5 4 2 0 0 0 .329 .826 3 0
Paul Waner RF 5 1 3 2 0 0 .353 1.059 0 2 2·2B
Pie Traynor 3B 5 2 3 3 0 0 .335 .789 1 1
George Grantham 2B 5 0 3 0 0 2 .293 .960 4 6
Adam Comorosky LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 .363 1.003 4 0
Earl Sheely 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .269 .755 7 2 2B
Charlie Hargreaves C 2 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .592 3 0
   Cobe Jones SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 .264 .674 0 0
Burleigh Grimes P 2 0 1 0 0 0 .238 .638 1 1
   Fred Fussell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .750 0 0
   Rollie Hemsley C 2 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .830 0 0
Team Totals 41 7 18 6 0 3 .439 .976 27 14
2B: P Waner 2 (14); F Brickell (2); E Sheely (7).
TB: P Waner 5; P Traynor 3; H Riconda 3; G Grantham 3; F Brickell 2; E Sheely 2; L Waner 2; A Comorosky; B Grimes.
RBI: P Traynor 3 (38); P Waner 2 (34); A Comorosky (19).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Grantham-E Sheely.
E: P Traynor (9).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Carl Hubbell 3 8 4 4 0 0 0 4.14 16 27
Dutch Henry 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.41 8
Jack Scott, L (3-3) 3.2 8 3 2 0 2 0 3.46 17
Team Totals 8.2 18 7 6 0 3 0 6.23 41 27

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Burleigh Grimes 5.2 10 6 6 3 2 0 2.34 30 24
Fred Fussell 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 11.88 2
Heinie Meine, W (1-0) 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.25 10
Team Totals 9 12 6 6 4 2 0 6.00 42 24
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bob Hart, 1B - Cy Rigler, 2B - (none), 3B - Edward McLaughlin.
Time of Game: 2:31.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Edd Roush CF 1 Harry Riconda SS
2 Jimmy Welsh LF 2 Lloyd Waner CF
3 Freddie Lindstrom 3B 3 Paul Waner RF
4 Mel Ott RF 4 Pie Traynor 3B
5 Bill Terry 1B 5 George Grantham 2B
6 Andy Cohen 2B 6 Adam Comorosky LF
7 Travis Jackson SS 7 Earl Sheely 1B
8 Bob O'Farrell C 8 Charlie Hargreaves C
9 Carl Hubbell P 9 Burleigh Grimes P

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