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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
2
4
SLB
@NYY
9
10
CLE
@PHA
5
6
CHW
@WSH
5
2
BRO
@CHC
1
9
BSN
@CIN
6
9
NYG
@PIT
5
7
PHI
@STL
6
4
 
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Tuesday, May 20, 1941,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 3,050, Time of Game: 2:05
Giants
5
16-13
 Lost 2 
3rd, 4½ GB
at Pirates
7
11-15
 Won 2 
5th, 8 GB
W: Bob Klinger (2-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  2  0   1  0  0   1  0  1    5 10  2
Pirates         1  0  0   1  0  2   3  0  X    7 10  1

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Rucker CF 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .274 .344 .327 .671 3 0 2B
Burgess Whitehead 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .263 .279 .346 .625 1 1
Mel Ott RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .274 .412 .538 .950 4 0
Babe Young 1B 3 2 2 0 1 0 4 .316 .398 .487 .886 11 0
Harry Danning C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .277 .306 .437 .743 2 0 2B
Jo-Jo Moore LF 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .260 .313 .325 .638 1 0 3B
Billy Jurges SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .333 .424 .444 .868 1 3
Joe Orengo 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .243 .341 .374 .715 1 2
Hal Schumacher P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .125 .263 .125 .388 0 1
   Cliff Melton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .267 .214 .481 0 2
   Ken O'Dea 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .500 .750 2B
Team Totals 37 5 10 5 1 2 38 .270 .289 .405 .695 24 9
2B: J Rucker (4); H Danning (11); K O'Dea (1).
3B: J Moore (1).
TB: J Moore 4; J Rucker 3; K O'Dea 2; H Danning 2; B Young 2; B Jurges; B Whitehead.
RBI: J Rucker 2 (9); B Jurges (15); J Moore (7); H Danning (18).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: B Jurges (5); J Moore (1).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Frankie Gustine 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .250 .283 .341 .624 0 4
Lee Handley 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .333 .383 .402 .785 0 1 3B
Bob Elliott RF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .280 .343 .473 .816 4 0
Arky Vaughan SS 4 2 2 2 0 0 4 .389 .444 .544 .989 1 3 HR
Maurice Van Robays LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .202 .280 .298 .577 3 0
Elbie Fletcher 1B 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .300 .421 .480 .901 11 0 3B
Vince DiMaggio CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .244 .376 .456 .832 5 0
Al Lopez C 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .206 .265 .206 .471 3 1
Bob Klinger P 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .364 .364 .455 .818 0 0
Team Totals 35 7 10 6 1 1 36 .286 .306 .486 .791 27 9
3B: L Handley (1); E Fletcher (2).
HR: A Vaughan (1).
TB: A Vaughan 5; E Fletcher 4; L Handley 3; B Klinger; F Gustine; A Lopez; B Elliott; M Van Robays.
RBI: A Vaughan 2 (8); M Van Robays (12); A Lopez (8); E Fletcher (24); B Elliott (13).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
E: L Handley (7).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hal Schumacher, L (3-3) 6.1 9 6 5 1 1 0 3.50 30 33
Cliff Melton 1.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 2.53 6
Team Totals 8 10 7 6 1 1 1 6.75 36 33

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Klinger, W (2-1) 9 10 5 4 1 2 0 3.78 38 50
Team Totals 9 10 5 4 1 2 0 4.00 38 50
Balks: None.
WP: H Schumacher (3).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - George Barr, 2B - (none), 3B - Ziggy Sears.
Time of Game: 2:05.
Attendance: 3,050.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Johnny Rucker CF 1 Frankie Gustine 2B
2 Burgess Whitehead 2B 2 Lee Handley 3B
3 Mel Ott RF 3 Bob Elliott RF
4 Babe Young 1B 4 Arky Vaughan SS
5 Harry Danning C 5 Maurice Van Robays LF
6 Jo-Jo Moore LF 6 Elbie Fletcher 1B
7 Billy Jurges SS 7 Vince DiMaggio CF
8 Joe Orengo 3B 8 Al Lopez C
9 Hal Schumacher P 9 Bob Klinger P

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