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Scores
Standings
CHW
@BOS
2
4
CLE
@NYY
6
5
DET
@WSH
1
4
BRO
@CHC
3
4
BSN
@CIN
0
1
NYG
@PIT
2
0
NYG
@PIT
7
4
PHI
@STL
2
5
Saturday, August 29, 1942,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 5,212, Time of Game: 1:59
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Giants
7
69-58
 Won 4 
3rd, 18 GB
at Pirates
4
57-65
 Lost 2 
5th, 27½ GB
W: Bill McGee (5-3)
L: Bob Klinger (8-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          1  0  1   0  2  0   2  0  1    7 15  0
Pirates         0  0  1   0  0  3   0  0  0    4  5  1

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Billy Werber 3B 5 1 2 0 0 1 5 .208 .307 .246 .553 0 1
Mickey Witek 2B 5 3 3 1 0 0 5 .255 .299 .343 .642 2 4 2·3B
Mel Ott RF 5 1 2 4 0 1 5 .286 .397 .483 .879 3 0 HR
Johnny Mize 1B 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .307 .378 .525 .903 11 0 HR,2B
Babe Young CF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .284 .377 .469 .846 2 0
   Buster Maynard CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .305 .356 .661 0 0
Babe Barna LF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .263 .339 .389 .728 3 0
Harry Danning C 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .272 .329 .341 .671 1 0
Billy Jurges SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .262 .331 .301 .632 5 6 SH
Bob Carpenter P 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .216 .245 .216 .461 0 1
   Bill McGee P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .120 .120 .120 .240 0 1
Team Totals 41 7 15 7 0 3 42 .366 .366 .634 1.000 27 13
2B: J Mize (18).
3B: M Witek 2 (5).
HR: M Ott (25); J Mize (22).
SH: B Jurges (9).
TB: J Mize 7; M Witek 7; M Ott 5; B Werber 2; H Danning 2; B Young 2; B Carpenter.
RBI: M Ott 4 (81); J Mize 2 (83); M Witek (39).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. B Jurges-M Witek-J Mize; M Witek-B Jurges-J Mize.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Coscarart SS 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .220 .282 .275 .557 1 0
Jimmy Wasdell LF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .271 .350 .339 .689 3 0
Johnny Barrett RF 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .255 .352 .327 .680 4 0 GDP
Bob Elliott 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .290 .351 .418 .769 1 3
Elbie Fletcher 1B 3 0 0 1 1 0 4 .291 .419 .408 .827 8 2
Vince DiMaggio CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .236 .306 .391 .697 5 0 GDP
Frankie Gustine 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .213 .274 .272 .545 1 5
Al Lopez C 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .241 .323 .297 .620 3 0 3B
Bob Klinger P 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .211 .302 .237 .539 1 1
   Lefty Wilkie P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .310 .333 .379 .713 0 1
Team Totals 30 4 5 4 3 1 33 .167 .242 .233 .476 27 12
3B: A Lopez (2).
TB: A Lopez 3; B Klinger; J Wasdell; J Barrett; P Coscarart.
GIDP: J Barrett (4); V DiMaggio (10).
RBI: J Barrett 2 (24); E Fletcher (51); P Coscarart (20).
Team LOB: 2.
Fielding
E: P Coscarart (31).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Carpenter 5 4 4 4 2 1 0 3.66 21 42
Bill McGee, W (5-3) 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.56 12
Team Totals 9 5 4 4 3 1 0 4.00 33 42

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bob Klinger, L (8-10) 6.1 12 6 6 0 3 2 3.10 31 28
Lefty Wilkie 2.2 3 1 1 0 0 0 4.25 11
Team Totals 9 15 7 7 0 3 2 7.00 42 28
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Stewart, 1B - Tom Dunn, 2B - (none), 3B - Ziggy Sears.
Time of Game: 1:59.
Attendance: 5,212.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Billy Werber 3B 1 Pete Coscarart SS
2 Mickey Witek 2B 2 Jimmy Wasdell LF
3 Mel Ott RF 3 Johnny Barrett RF
4 Johnny Mize 1B 4 Bob Elliott 3B
5 Babe Young CF 5 Elbie Fletcher 1B
6 Babe Barna LF 6 Vince DiMaggio CF
7 Harry Danning C 7 Frankie Gustine 2B
8 Billy Jurges SS 8 Al Lopez C
9 Bob Carpenter P 9 Bob Klinger P

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