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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
4
2
DET
@CLE
14
4
NYY
@PHA
13
1
NYY
@PHA
2
4
NYG
@PIT
3
4
Wednesday, August 7, 1929,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Giants
3
58-47
 Lost 1 
3rd, 12 GB
at Pirates
4
60-39
 Won 1 
2nd, 7 GB
W: Ray Kremer (13-5)
L: Dutch Henry (5-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  3    3  6  1
Pirates         0  0  0   1  2  0   0  0  1    4 12  0

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Chick Fullis CF 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .327 .416 .493 .910 3 0
Freddy Leach LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .298 .331 .460 .791 1 0 2B
Doc Farrell 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .130 .200 .152 .352 1 0
   Pat Crawford 3B 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .275 .383 .575 .958 0 0
Bill Terry 1B 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .378 .430 .527 .956 10 1 SH
Mel Ott RF 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .325 .450 .631 1.081 4 0 SH
Travis Jackson SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .305 .377 .535 .912 2 7
Shanty Hogan C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .308 .377 .356 .732 1 2
Andy Cohen 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .288 .315 .404 .719 2 4
Larry Benton P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .125 .137 .181 .318 1 0
   Edd Roush PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .332 .396 .469 .865
   Tony Kaufmann PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .032 .189 .032 .221
   Dutch Henry P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304 .407 .304 .712 0 0
Team Totals 28 3 6 3 2 0 32 .214 .267 .250 .517 25 14
2B: F Leach (17).
SH: B Terry (13); M Ott (8).
TB: F Leach 3; C Fullis 2; E Roush; T Jackson.
RBI: B Terry (89); F Leach (34); M Ott (111).
Team LOB: 2.
Fielding
DP: 1. A Cohen-T Jackson-B Terry.
E: C Fullis (3).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Bartell 2B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .293 .339 .397 .736 2 7 3B
Lloyd Waner CF 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .357 .398 .497 .895 3 0
Pie Traynor 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .358 .392 .508 .900 1 2
Adam Comorosky LF 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .332 .389 .497 .886 1 0
Rollie Hemsley C 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .336 .369 .500 .869 2 1 2B
Fred Brickell RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .324 .352 .382 .734 1 0
   Ira Flagstead PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .247 .333 .294 .627 2B
Earl Sheely 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .279 .371 .381 .752 15 0
Stu Clarke SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .295 .338 .525 .863 2 3
Ray Kremer P 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .169 .258 .288 .546 0 1
Team Totals 34 4 12 4 1 1 35 .353 .371 .471 .842 27 14
2B: R Hemsley (9); I Flagstead (4).
3B: D Bartell (6).
TB: R Hemsley 4; D Bartell 3; S Clarke 2; I Flagstead 2; L Waner 2; F Brickell; R Kremer; P Traynor.
RBI: A Comorosky (65); L Waner (48); S Clarke (4); D Bartell (36).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 2. D Bartell-S Clarke-E Sheely 2.

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Larry Benton 8 9 3 3 0 1 0 3.47 30 53
Dutch Henry, L (5-4) 0.1 3 1 1 1 0 0 3.54 5
Team Totals 8.1 12 4 4 1 1 0 4.32 35 53

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ray Kremer, W (13-5) 9 6 3 3 2 0 0 4.23 32 61
Team Totals 9 6 3 3 2 0 0 3.00 32 61
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ernie Quigley, 1B - Cy Rigler, 2B - (none), 3B - Lou Jorda.
Time of Game: 0:00.
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 Fred Brickell RF
7 Shanty Hogan C 7 Earl Sheely 1B
8 Andy Cohen 2B 8 Stu Clarke SS
9 Larry Benton P 9 Ray Kremer P

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