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Scores
Standings
DET
@CLE
5
6
WSH
@NYY
13
9
WSH
@NYY
0
8
SLB
@PHA
8
3
SLB
@PHA
3
11
BRO
@CHC
5
4
NYG
@PIT
5
3
Tuesday, August 6, 1929,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:55
Giants
5
58-46
 Won 2 
3rd, 11½ GB
at Pirates
3
59-39
 Lost 3 
2nd, 7½ GB
W: Bill Walker (6-7)
L: Jesse Petty (4-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  0  0   1  2  0   0  2  0    5 12  2
Pirates         2  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    3 10  2

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Chick Fullis CF 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .320 .408 .490 .898 3 0 2B
Freddy Leach LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .295 .328 .456 .784 3 0 SH
Doc Farrell 3B 5 2 1 0 0 0 5 .140 .213 .163 .376 0 6 SB
Bill Terry 1B 5 2 3 1 0 0 5 .381 .433 .530 .963 9 0 2B,SB
Mel Ott RF 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .327 .453 .636 1.089 1 0 SB
Travis Jackson SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .305 .377 .537 .914 3 0 SB
Bob O'Farrell C 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .302 .383 .423 .806 2 1
Andy Cohen 2B 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .292 .318 .409 .727 6 1
Bill Walker P 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .121 .171 .212 .384 0 2 SH
Team Totals 37 5 12 5 2 3 41 .324 .359 .378 .737 27 10
2B: C Fullis (8); B Terry (28).
SH: F Leach (6); B Walker (4).
TB: B Terry 4; C Fullis 3; M Ott 2; A Cohen 2; T Jackson; B O'Farrell; D Farrell.
RBI: A Cohen 2 (37); B O'Farrell (32); M Ott (110); B Terry (88).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
E: D Farrell (5); M Ott (10).
Baserunning
SB: D Farrell (1); B Terry (6); M Ott (4); T Jackson (8).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Bartell 2B 4 1 1 1 0 0 5 .294 .340 .394 .734 1 4 SH
Lloyd Waner CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .356 .397 .497 .894 2 0
Pie Traynor 3B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .360 .394 .511 .905 2 2 2B
Adam Comorosky LF 2 0 0 1 0 0 4 .337 .394 .503 .897 2 0 2·SH
Rollie Hemsley C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .321 .356 .482 .838 3 0
   Charlie Hargreaves C 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .252 .294 .327 .620 2 0
Ira Flagstead RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .238 .326 .274 .600 2 0
Earl Sheely 1B 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .281 .372 .384 .757 12 0
   Mel Ingram PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stu Clarke SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .281 .328 .526 .854 1 5
Jesse Petty P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .097 .125 .097 .222 0 3
   Sparky Adams PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .271 .320 .325 .646
Team Totals 35 3 10 2 1 2 39 .286 .306 .314 .620 27 14
2B: P Traynor (20).
SH: D Bartell (17); A Comorosky 2 (8).
TB: P Traynor 3; S Clarke 2; E Sheely 2; C Hargreaves; L Waner; D Bartell; S Adams.
RBI: A Comorosky (64); D Bartell (35).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Bartell-S Clarke-E Sheely.
E: S Clarke (5); P Traynor (15).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Walker, W (6-7) 9 10 3 1 1 2 0 3.71 39 60
Team Totals 9 10 3 1 1 2 0 1.00 39 60

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jesse Petty, L (4-7) 9 12 5 2 2 3 0 5.10 41 50
Team Totals 9 12 5 2 2 3 0 2.00 41 50
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - Cy Rigler, 2B - (none), 3B - Ernie Quigley.
Time of Game: 1:55.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Chick Fullis CF 1 Dick Bartell 2B
2 Freddy Leach LF 2 Lloyd Waner CF
3 Doc Farrell 3B 3 Pie Traynor 3B
4 Bill Terry 1B 4 Adam Comorosky LF
5 Mel Ott RF 5 Rollie Hemsley C
6 Travis Jackson SS 6 Ira Flagstead RF
7 Bob O'Farrell C 7 Earl Sheely 1B
8 Andy Cohen 2B 8 Stu Clarke SS
9 Bill Walker P 9 Jesse Petty P

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