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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
7
1
CHW
@PHA
1
5
CLE
@WSH
4
2
BRO
@CHC
3
4
 
(10)
BSN
@CIN
2
3
PHI
@PIT
3
0
NYG
@STL
3
0
Thursday, May 18, 1916,
, Robison Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:40
Giants
3
10-13
 Won 8 
6th, 3½ GB
at Cardinals
0
14-15
 Lost 2 
5th, 2½ GB
W: Rube Benton (1-0)
L: Red Ames (3-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  0  2   1  0  0   0  0  0    3  8  2
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  6  3

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Burns LF 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .323 .368 .374 .742 1 0
Dave Robertson RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .347 .372 .480 .852 0 0
Larry Doyle 2B 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .316 .350 .459 .809 6 4 3B
Benny Kauff CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .284 .388 .398 .786 2 0
Art Fletcher SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .271 .300 .365 .665 1 7
Fred Merkle 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .226 .350 .417 .767 13 0 HBP
Bill McKechnie 3B 4 1 4 0 0 0 4 .269 .310 .358 .668 0 3 2B
Bill Rariden C 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .345 .500 .379 .879 4 1
Rube Benton P 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 3
Team Totals 36 3 8 2 2 4 39 .222 .282 .306 .588 27 18
2B: B McKechnie (4).
3B: L Doyle (2).
HBP: F Merkle (2).
TB: B McKechnie 5; L Doyle 3; G Burns; B Rariden; D Robertson.
RBI: L Doyle (14); G Burns (10).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. B McKechnie-L Doyle-F Merkle; A Fletcher-L Doyle-F Merkle.
E: L Doyle (7); G Burns (2).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jack Smith CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .209 .230 .255 .485 2 0
Bruno Betzel 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .267 .339 .376 .716 2 4
Bob Bescher LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .264 .361 .453 .813 4 0 2B
Rogers Hornsby 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .250 .321 .333 .654 0 3
Mike Gonzalez 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .273 .368 .333 .702 14 0
Chief Wilson RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .103 .103 .103 .207 0 0
   Art Butler PH-RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .235 .235 .235 .471 0 0
Roy Corhan SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .139 .244 .167 .411 0 5
Frank Snyder C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .303 .369 .395 .764 5 1
Red Ames P 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .167 .231 .333 .564 0 2
Team Totals 32 0 6 0 1 4 33 .188 .212 .219 .431 27 15
2B: B Bescher (3).
TB: B Bescher 2; M Gonzalez 2; B Betzel; R Ames; F Snyder.
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: C Wilson (1); J Smith (3); R Corhan (6).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rube Benton, W (1-0) 9 6 0 0 1 4 0 1.59 33 78
Team Totals 9 6 0 0 1 4 0 0.00 33 78

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ames, L (3-3) 9 8 3 2 2 4 0 1.13 39 63
Team Totals 9 8 3 2 2 4 0 2.00 39 63
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: R Ames (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lord Byron, 1B - Ernie Quigley, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 1:40.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         St.Louis Cardinals
1 George Burns LF 1 Jack Smith CF
2 Dave Robertson RF 2 Bruno Betzel 2B
3 Larry Doyle 2B 3 Bob Bescher LF
4 Benny Kauff CF 4 Rogers Hornsby 3B
5 Art Fletcher SS 5 Mike Gonzalez 1B
6 Fred Merkle 1B 6 Chief Wilson RF
7 Bill McKechnie 3B 7 Roy Corhan SS
8 Bill Rariden C 8 Frank Snyder C
9 Rube Benton P 9 Red Ames P

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