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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
4
2
CLE
@NYY
3
0
SLB
@PHA
15
1
CHW
@WSH
12
6
BSN
@CHC
1
3
BRO
@CIN
2
23
PHI
@PIT
5
6
NYG
@STL
4
2
NYG
@STL
5
2
Saturday, June 8, 1940,
, Sportsman's Park III
Attendance: 4,843, Time of Game: 2:08
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Giants
5
24-15
 Won 2 
3rd, 4 GB
at Cardinals
2
15-26
 Lost 2 
7th, 14 GB
W: Cliff Melton (6-1)
L: Max Lanier (2-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  2  2   0  0  0   0  1  0    5 14  1
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   1  1  0    2  9  2

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Burgess Whitehead 3B 5 0 4 2 0 0 .312 .770 1 0
Jo-Jo Moore LF 4 0 3 0 0 1 .347 .892 1 0 2B,SH
Frank Demaree CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .301 .793 1 0 SH
Babe Young 1B 4 0 1 0 1 0 .299 .788 10 0 GDP
Harry Danning C 5 0 1 0 0 0 .347 .982 5 0 GDP
Mel Ott RF 3 1 0 0 1 0 .288 .852 1 0
Billy Jurges SS 4 2 2 1 0 0 .226 .632 5 6
Mickey Witek 2B 3 1 0 0 1 0 .352 .870 3 4
Cliff Melton P 4 0 2 1 0 1 .278 .722 0 1 2B
   Jumbo Brown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 36 5 14 4 3 2 .389 .880 27 11
2B: C Melton (1); J Moore (12).
SH: F Demaree (2); J Moore (2).
TB: J Moore 4; B Whitehead 4; C Melton 3; B Jurges 2; B Young; F Demaree; H Danning.
GIDP: H Danning (7); B Young (3).
RBI: B Whitehead 2 (13); C Melton (1); B Jurges (23).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Witek-B Jurges-B Young 2.
E: M Witek (4).

St.Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Pepper Martin RF 4 1 2 0 1 1 .333 .866 1 0
Stu Martin 3B 4 0 1 0 1 0 .251 .690 0 1
Terry Moore CF 5 0 2 1 0 0 .225 .673 2 1 2B,GDP
Joe Medwick LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .315 .794 2 0
Johnny Mize 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .306 1.073 11 1
Joe Orengo 2B 2 1 2 1 2 0 .380 1.150 4 4 HR
Marty Marion SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 .286 .653 2 5
   Johnny Hopp 1 0 0 0 0 1 .270 .686
   Eddie Lake SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .684 1 0
Mickey Owen C 3 0 1 0 0 0 .288 .723 3 0 GDP
   Enos Slaughter 1 0 0 0 0 1 .219 .588
   Ernie White P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .600 1.267 0 1
Max Lanier P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .222 0 1
   Curt Davis P 3 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 1 3
   Don Padgett C 1 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .884 0 0
Team Totals 35 2 9 2 4 4 .257 .705 27 17
2B: T Moore (6).
HR: J Orengo (5).
TB: J Orengo 5; T Moore 3; P Martin 2; M Owen; M Marion; S Martin.
GIDP: T Moore (4); M Owen (1).
RBI: J Orengo (11); T Moore (16).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 2. J Orengo-M Marion-J Mize; M Marion-J Orengo-J Mize.
E: M Lanier (3); M Marion (7).

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Cliff Melton, W (6-1) 7 9 2 2 4 2 1 4.34 33 49
Jumbo Brown, S (5) 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.44 6
Team Totals 9 9 2 2 4 4 1 2.00 39 49

St.Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Max Lanier, L (2-3) 3 8 4 3 2 1 0 4.19 17 28
Curt Davis 5 5 1 1 1 1 0 4.22 20
Ernie White 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.78 4
Team Totals 9 14 5 4 3 2 0 4.00 41 28
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lou Jorda, 1B - Ziggy Sears, 2B - (none), 3B - Tom Dunn.
Time of Game: 2:08.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         St.Louis Cardinals
1 Burgess Whitehead 3B 1 Pepper Martin RF
2 Jo-Jo Moore LF 2 Stu Martin 3B
3 Frank Demaree CF 3 Terry Moore CF
4 Babe Young 1B 4 Joe Medwick LF
5 Harry Danning C 5 Johnny Mize 1B
6 Mel Ott RF 6 Joe Orengo 2B
7 Billy Jurges SS 7 Marty Marion SS
8 Mickey Witek 2B 8 Mickey Owen C
9 Cliff Melton P 9 Max Lanier P

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