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Scores
Standings
CHW
@BOS
9
5
CLE
@NYY
9
7
SLB
@PHA
4
15
DET
@WSH
7
5
BRO
@CHC
6
8
PHI
@CIN
2
0
BSN
@PIT
2
4
NYG
@STL
5
4
Thursday, June 6, 1929,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 4,100, Time of Game: 2:02
Giants
5
22-18
 Won 2 
4th, 3½ GB
at Cardinals
4
28-18
 Lost 3 
2nd, ½ GB
W: Larry Benton (4-6)
L: Hal Haid (2-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          2  0  2   0  0  1   0  0  0    5  7  2
Cardinals       2  0  0   1  0  1   0  0  0    4 11  1

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Edd Roush CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .324 .398 .486 .884 2 0 2B
Jimmy Welsh LF 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .246 .323 .342 .665 4 0 2B,SB
Freddie Lindstrom 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .263 .291 .417 .708 3 4
Mel Ott RF 1 1 0 0 2 0 4 .341 .471 .674 1.145 3 1 SH
Bill Terry 1B 4 1 2 3 0 0 4 .380 .431 .572 1.003 7 0 HR
Andy Reese 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .248 .315 .323 .638 4 3
Travis Jackson SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .342 .401 .632 1.033 2 4 3B
Bob O'Farrell C 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .380 .456 .532 .987 2 0 2B
Larry Benton P 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .167 .167 .267 .433 0 3
Team Totals 32 5 7 4 5 2 38 .219 .324 .469 .793 27 15
2B: E Roush (8); J Welsh (5); B O'Farrell (7).
3B: T Jackson (5).
HR: B Terry (5).
SH: M Ott (2).
TB: B Terry 5; T Jackson 3; J Welsh 2; B O'Farrell 2; E Roush 2; L Benton.
RBI: B Terry 3 (38); L Benton (4).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Benton-T Jackson-B Terry.
E: T Jackson (10); J Welsh (3).
Baserunning
SB: J Welsh (3).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Taylor Douthit CF 5 1 2 0 0 1 5 .332 .415 .505 .920 3 0
Andy High 3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .353 .396 .495 .891 3 3
Frankie Frisch 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .351 .406 .519 .925 0 2
Jim Bottomley 1B 3 3 3 2 1 0 4 .337 .437 .623 1.060 14 0 HR
Chick Hafey LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .343 .394 .680 1.074 3 0 2B
Wally Roettger RF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .205 .247 .247 .493 1 0
Earl Smith C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .317 .394 .397 .791 2 0
Charlie Gelbert SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .188 .278 .250 .528 1 5 2B
Hal Haid P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Ernie Orsatti PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .308 .379 .442 .822
Team Totals 37 4 11 4 1 2 38 .297 .316 .432 .748 27 11
2B: C Hafey (13); C Gelbert (4).
HR: J Bottomley (10).
TB: J Bottomley 6; C Gelbert 3; T Douthit 2; C Hafey 2; E Orsatti; W Roettger; E Smith.
RBI: J Bottomley 2 (45); W Roettger (12); E Smith (11).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Gelbert-A High.
E: E Smith (3).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Larry Benton, W (4-6) 9 11 4 3 1 2 1 2.79 38 52
Team Totals 9 11 4 3 1 2 1 3.00 38 52

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hal Haid, L (2-1) 9 7 5 4 5 2 1 3.27 38 52
Team Totals 9 7 5 4 5 2 1 4.00 38 52
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Cy Rigler, 1B - Edward McLaughlin, 2B - (none), 3B - Bob Hart.
Time of Game: 2:02.
Attendance: 4,100.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Edd Roush CF 1 Taylor Douthit CF
2 Jimmy Welsh LF 2 Andy High 3B
3 Freddie Lindstrom 3B 3 Frankie Frisch 2B
4 Mel Ott RF 4 Jim Bottomley 1B
5 Bill Terry 1B 5 Chick Hafey LF
6 Andy Reese 2B 6 Wally Roettger RF
7 Travis Jackson SS 7 Earl Smith C
8 Bob O'Farrell C 8 Charlie Gelbert SS
9 Larry Benton P 9 Hal Haid P

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