Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > May 8, 1930, Giants at Pirates Box Score and Play by Play

Len Kasper, Cubs play-by-play announcer:I will begin with the best baseball website every created, Baseball-Reference....

View a short video showing advanced box score features / click orange/red text for additional info

Scores
Standings
CHW
@BOS
1
3
SLB
@PHA
3
7
DET
@WSH
5
8
BRO
@CHC
4
7
BSN
@CIN
1
2
NYG
@PIT
13
10
 
(10)
PHI
@STL
5
6
Thursday, May 8, 1930,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:24
Giants
13
11-6
 Won 1 
2nd, ½ GB
at Pirates
10
11-8
 Lost 1 
3rd, 1½ GB
W: Bill Walker (4-1)
L: Larry French (2-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Giants          2  1  0   3  0  4   0  0  0   3   13 19  1
Pirates         1  0  2   0  2  0   2  1  2   0   10 14  1

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Doc Marshall 2B 5 1 1 0 1 1 6 .255 .283 .314 .597 1 4
Freddie Lindstrom 3B 6 3 5 3 0 0 6 .382 .427 .500 .927 2 2 HR,3B,2B
Bill Terry 1B 4 3 2 2 2 0 6 .408 .488 .732 1.220 9 1 3B
Mel Ott RF 4 1 2 1 1 0 6 .377 .513 .656 1.169 2 0 SH
Travis Jackson SS 6 2 2 3 0 0 6 .348 .423 .681 1.104 4 4 HR,2B
Andy Reese CF 6 1 1 0 0 0 6 .422 .447 .667 1.113 2 0
Freddy Leach LF 5 1 2 2 0 0 6 .275 .324 .464 .788 4 0 3B,HBP
Shanty Hogan C 6 1 2 0 0 0 6 .380 .404 .500 .904 6 1
Freddie Fitzsimmons P 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .286 .286 .286 .571 0 2
   Bill Walker P 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .467 .467 .800 1.267 0 1 3B
Team Totals 47 13 19 12 4 1 53 .404 .462 .745 1.206 30 15
2B: F Lindstrom (4); T Jackson (5).
3B: F Lindstrom (1); B Terry (2); F Leach (2); B Walker (1).
HR: F Lindstrom (1); T Jackson (6).
SH: M Ott (3).
HBP: F Leach (2).
TB: F Lindstrom 11; T Jackson 6; F Leach 4; B Terry 4; B Walker 3; M Ott 2; S Hogan 2; A Reese; D Marshall; F Fitzsimmons.
RBI: F Lindstrom 3 (11); T Jackson 3 (19); B Terry 2 (18); F Leach 2 (11); M Ott (14); F Fitzsimmons (1).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. F Fitzsimmons-T Jackson-B Terry.
E: F Leach (1).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Fred Brickell LF 4 2 1 0 0 0 4 .318 .348 .318 .666 3 0
   Al Bool PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000
   Larry French P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0
   Stu Clarke PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .444 .500 .667 1.167
George Grantham 2B 5 4 3 2 1 0 6 .329 .427 .529 .955 2 1 HR,2B
Paul Waner RF 5 0 1 0 1 1 6 .473 .552 .527 1.079 2 0
Adam Comorosky CF 5 1 4 4 0 0 5 .427 .488 .667 1.155 5 0
Gus Suhr 1B 5 0 0 0 0 3 5 .368 .500 .574 1.074 11 1
Pie Traynor 3B 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .200 .467 .200 .667 1 3
Dick Bartell SS 5 1 2 2 0 0 5 .280 .325 .453 .778 1 8 3B
Rollie Hemsley C 4 1 1 0 1 1 5 .328 .371 .466 .836 4 1
Percy Jones P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Glenn Spencer P 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 2
   Lil Stoner P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Erv Brame PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .294 .294 .471 .765
   Heinie Meine P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
   Ira Flagstead LF 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .246 .297 .435 .732 0 0
Team Totals 41 10 14 10 7 6 48 .341 .438 .488 .925 30 16
2B: G Grantham (6).
3B: D Bartell (4).
HR: G Grantham (2).
TB: G Grantham 7; A Comorosky 4; D Bartell 4; F Brickell; R Hemsley; E Brame; A Bool; P Waner.
RBI: A Comorosky 4 (24); D Bartell 2 (12); G Grantham 2 (12); E Brame (3); A Bool (1).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Suhr-R Hemsley-G Suhr.
E: G Grantham (6).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Freddie Fitzsimmons 6.2 11 7 7 3 2 1 8.00 31 23
Bill Walker, W (4-1) 3.1 3 3 3 4 4 0 3.35 17
Team Totals 10 14 10 10 7 6 1 9.00 48 23

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Percy Jones 1 6 3 3 0 0 0 6.52 10 29
Glenn Spencer 4 8 7 7 3 0 2 9.00 22
Lil Stoner 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.50 7
Heinie Meine 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 13.50 3
Larry French, L (2-3) 2 4 3 1 1 1 0 2.53 11
Team Totals 10 19 13 11 4 1 2 9.90 53 29
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: P Jones (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Klem, 1B - Michael Donohue, 2B - (none), 3B - Cy Pfirman.
Time of Game: 2:24.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Doc Marshall 2B 1 Fred Brickell LF
2 Freddie Lindstrom 3B 2 George Grantham 2B
3 Bill Terry 1B 3 Paul Waner RF
4 Mel Ott RF 4 Adam Comorosky CF
5 Travis Jackson SS 5 Gus Suhr 1B
6 Andy Reese CF 6 Pie Traynor 3B
7 Freddy Leach LF 7 Dick Bartell SS
8 Shanty Hogan C 8 Rollie Hemsley C
9 Freddie Fitzsimmon P 9 Percy Jones P

Retrosheet.org Boxscore:PIT193005080

The play-by-play information both shown and used to create certain data sets was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet.

In some cases, the results from play-by-play data will contradict results in the official record. The official record has many, many errors, but we have not undertaken to reconcile those errors. Pitch-by-pitch data should not be taken as completely accurate, though we believe it to be as accurate as is currently possible.

Box scores and play-by-play outputs produced by Sports Reference LLC. All Rights Reserved.