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Scores
Standings
SLB
@NYY
2
6
CLE
@PHA
9
4
DET
@WSH
2
4
BSN
@CIN
1
4
BSN
@CIN
5
4
PHI
@PIT
4
7
NYG
@STL
7
2
NYG
@STL
5
15
Monday, September 18, 1939,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:57
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Giants
7
69-68
 Won 1 
5th, 16½ GB
at Cardinals
2
82-57
 Lost 1 
2nd, 3½ GB
W: Cliff Melton (12-14)
L: Curt Davis (21-14)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  0  0   0  0  1   0  4  2    7 13  1
Cardinals       0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    2 11  1

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Jo-Jo Moore LF 3 1 1 0 2 0 .268 .692 2 0
Billy Jurges SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 .281 .731 3 4 SH,GDP
Frank Demaree RF-CF 5 2 3 1 0 0 .295 .776 3 0 2B
Babe Young 1B 5 0 1 1 0 2 .281 .736 10 0
Harry Danning C 4 1 3 1 1 0 .315 .846 2 1 3B
Bob Seeds CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .741 3 0 GDP
   Mel Ott 1 0 1 1 0 0 .309 1.032
   Harry Gumbert 0 1 0 0 0 0 .173 .371
   Johnny McCarthy RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .682 0 0
Tom Hafey 3B 4 1 3 3 0 1 .249 .671 0 1 HR
Alex Kampouris 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 .253 .765 4 5
Cliff Melton P 4 0 0 0 0 1 .194 .416 0 1
Team Totals 37 7 13 7 4 5 .351 .928 27 12
2B: F Demaree (25).
3B: H Danning (5).
HR: T Hafey (6).
SH: B Jurges (15).
TB: T Hafey 6; H Danning 5; F Demaree 4; B Young; B Jurges; J Moore; M Ott.
GIDP: B Jurges (25); B Seeds (3).
RBI: T Hafey 3 (25); B Young (4); H Danning (70); M Ott (80); F Demaree (75).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 3. B Young; A Kampouris-B Jurges-B Young; B Jurges-A Kampouris-B Young.
E: B Young (1).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Jimmy Brown SS 5 0 0 0 0 1 .294 .715 2 8
Don Gutteridge 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 .263 .680 0 0
Enos Slaughter RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .314 .839 1 0
Joe Medwick LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .890 3 0
Johnny Mize 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 .345 1.059 12 0 3B,GDP
   Johnny Hopp 0 1 0 0 0 0
Terry Moore CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 .282 .807 0 0 2B
Mickey Owen C 3 0 1 0 1 0 .254 .681 5 0 GDP
   Lynn Myers 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .613
Stu Martin 2B 3 0 2 0 0 0 .270 .709 4 2
   Bob Repass 1 0 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.000
Curt Davis P 3 0 1 0 0 0 .376 .850 0 6
   Mort Cooper P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .673 0 0
   Nate Andrews P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 1
   Pepper Martin 1 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .808
Team Totals 36 2 11 2 1 2 .306 .713 27 17
2B: T Moore (23).
3B: J Mize (13).
TB: J Mize 3; T Moore 3; D Gutteridge 2; S Martin 2; M Owen; C Davis; E Slaughter; B Repass.
GIDP: M Owen (11); J Mize (9).
RBI: T Moore (63); B Repass (1).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Davis-J Brown-J Mize; J Brown-S Martin-J Mize.
E: T Moore (2).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Cliff Melton, W (12-14) 9 11 2 1 1 2 0 3.52 37 60
Team Totals 9 11 2 1 1 2 0 1.00 37 60

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Curt Davis, L (21-14) 7.1 10 5 5 4 3 1 3.61 34 37
Mort Cooper 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.36 2
Nate Andrews 1 3 2 2 0 1 0 6.75 6
Team Totals 9 13 7 7 4 5 1 7.00 42 37
Balks: None.
WP: C Davis (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Magerkurth, 1B - Bick Campbell, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Stewart.
Time of Game: 1:57.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Jo-Jo Moore LF 1 Jimmy Brown SS
2 Billy Jurges SS 2 Don Gutteridge 3B
3 Frank Demaree RF 3 Enos Slaughter RF
4 Babe Young 1B 4 Joe Medwick LF
5 Harry Danning C 5 Johnny Mize 1B
6 Bob Seeds CF 6 Terry Moore CF
7 Tom Hafey 3B 7 Mickey Owen C
8 Alex Kampouris 2B 8 Stu Martin 2B
9 Cliff Melton P 9 Curt Davis P

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