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Scores
Standings
CLE
@NYY
4
5
SLB
@PHA
3
1
CHW
@WSH
5
6
 
(10)
BSN
@CHC
0
1
BRO
@CIN
3
5
NYG
@PIT
2
3
 
(11)
PHI
@STL
8
9
 
(13)
Friday, August 4, 1939,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 3,477, Time of Game: 2:31
Giants
2
46-47
 Lost 1 
5th, 15 GB
at Pirates
3
48-44
 Won 1 
4th, 12½ GB
W: Rip Sewell (8-7)
L: Cliff Melton (6-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Giants          2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0    2  7  1
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  0   2  0  0   0  1    3  9  1

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jo-Jo Moore LF 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .245 .299 .333 .632 1 0
Billy Jurges SS 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .276 .332 .388 .721 1 3 2·GDP
Harry Danning C 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .316 .355 .485 .840 2 0 2B,GDP
Mel Ott RF 3 1 1 2 2 0 5 .325 .461 .581 1.043 4 0 HR
Zeke Bonura 1B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .344 .411 .522 .933 14 2 GDP
Frank Demaree CF 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .313 .383 .400 .783 3 0
Tom Hafey 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .170 .188 .319 .507 0 2
Burgess Whitehead 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .233 .295 .285 .580 5 7
Harry Gumbert P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .148 .161 .164 .325 1 0
   Cliff Melton P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .132 .154 .132 .285 0 4
   Red Lynn P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 36 2 7 2 5 2 41 .194 .293 .306 .598 31 18
2B: H Danning (17).
HR: M Ott (20).
TB: M Ott 4; H Danning 3; B Jurges; J Moore; C Melton; Z Bonura.
GIDP: B Jurges 2 (15); Z Bonura (17); H Danning (7).
RBI: M Ott 2 (64).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Jurges-B Whitehead-Z Bonura.
E: J Moore (3).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lloyd Waner CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .279 .320 .332 .652 1 0
   Johnny Rizzo 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .261 .354 .437 .790
   Ray Mueller C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .217 .259 .302 .561 1 0
Paul Waner RF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .290 .348 .374 .721 2 0 2B
Arky Vaughan SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .311 .391 .439 .830 3 12
Chuck Klein LF 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .313 .389 .509 .898 1 0
Elbie Fletcher 1B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .279 .365 .395 .761 19 0 SB
Bill Brubaker 3B 4 2 1 0 1 1 5 .246 .310 .391 .701 0 4
Pep Young 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 .264 .328 .371 .699 5 6 SH
Ray Berres C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .223 .266 .262 .528 1 1
   Joe Bowman 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .364 .407 .509 .916
   Rip Sewell P 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 .250 .302 .325 .627 0 1
Russ Bauers P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .231 .231 .231 .462 0 2
   Fern Bell CF 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .302 .407 .410 .816 0 0 GDP
Team Totals 38 3 9 2 6 1 45 .237 .341 .263 .604 33 26
2B: P Waner (13).
SH: P Young (4).
TB: P Waner 3; E Fletcher 2; F Bell; C Klein; B Brubaker; R Bauers; R Sewell.
GIDP: F Bell (3).
RBI: J Bowman (13); F Bell (32).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 4. A Vaughan-P Young-E Fletcher 2; P Young-A Vaughan-E Fletcher; R Bauers-A Vaughan-E Fletcher.
E: F Bell (3).
Baserunning
SB: E Fletcher (3).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Gumbert 6 5 2 2 2 1 0 4.24 26 53
Cliff Melton, L (6-11) 4.1 3 1 1 4 0 0 3.84 18
Red Lynn 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.36 1
Team Totals 10.1 9 3 3 6 1 0 2.61 45 53

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Russ Bauers 7 5 2 2 1 2 1 3.00 25 60
Rip Sewell, W (8-7) 4 2 0 0 4 0 0 4.15 16
Team Totals 11 7 2 2 5 2 1 1.64 41 60
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bick Campbell, 1B - Dolly Stark, 2B - (none), 3B - Larry Goetz.
Time of Game: 2:31.
Attendance: 3,477.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Jo-Jo Moore LF 1 Lloyd Waner CF
2 Billy Jurges SS 2 Paul Waner RF
3 Harry Danning C 3 Arky Vaughan SS
4 Mel Ott RF 4 Chuck Klein LF
5 Zeke Bonura 1B 5 Elbie Fletcher 1B
6 Frank Demaree CF 6 Bill Brubaker 3B
7 Tom Hafey 3B 7 Pep Young 2B
8 Burgess Whitehead 2B 8 Ray Berres C
9 Harry Gumbert P 9 Russ Bauers P

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