New York Giants vs St. Louis Cardinals
September 15, 1927 Box Score

The box score below is an accurate record of events for the baseball contest played on September 15, 1927 at Sportsman's Park III. The New York Giants defeated the St. Louis Cardinals and the box score is "ready to surrender its truth to the knowing eye."

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New York Giants 11, St. Louis Cardinals 3

New York Giants ab r h rbi
Mueller lf 1 0 0 0
Mann lf 3 0 0 0
Jordan ph 1 0 1 0
Ott lf 0 0 0 0
Lindstrom 3b 6 1 2 0
Roush cf 5 1 0 0
Hornsby 2b 4 1 1 1
Terry 1b 4 3 2 4
Jackson ss 5 2 3 0
Harper rf 3 2 1 0
Taylor c 4 1 3 4
Cummings c 1 0 1 0
Faulkner p 2 0 1 1
Benton p 1 0 0 1
Totals 40 11 15 11
St. Louis Cardinals ab r h rbi
Holm rf 5 0 2 2
Bottomley 1b 3 0 1 0
Frisch 2b 5 0 0 0
Hafey lf 3 0 0 0
Douthit cf 3 1 1 0
Bell L. 3b 4 0 0 0
Snyder c 3 0 0 0
Schulte c 1 0 0 0
Schuble ss 3 2 2 0
Southworth ph 1 0 0 0
Thevenow ss 0 0 0 0
Haines p 0 0 0 0
Roettger ph 0 0 0 0
Reinhart p 0 0 0 0
Peel ph 1 0 0 0
Johnson p 0 0 0 0
Frankhouse ph 1 0 1 1
Bell H. p 0 0 0 0
Orsatti ph 1 0 0 0
Rhem p 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 3 7 3
New York 3 0 3 0 1 0 3 1 0 11 15 1
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 7 1
New York Giants IP H R ER BB SO
Faulkner W(1-0) 5.2 7 3 3 4 1
Benton SV(1) 3.1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 7 3 3 4 1
St. Louis Cardinals IP H R ER BB SO
Haines L(22-10) 3.0 4 6 6 5 2
Reinhart 2.0 3 1 1 1 0
Johnson 1.0 0 0 0 0 1
Bell 2.0 6 4 4 0 1
Rhem 1.0 2 0 0 0 1
Totals 9.0 15 11 11 6 5

E –Jackson (32), L. Bell (27). DP –New York 1. Hornsby-Jackson-Terry, St. Louis 1. Schuble-L. Bell-Bottomley. 2B –New York Lindstrom (31); Jackson (25), St. Louis Holm (21); Schuble (6). 3B –New York Taylor 2 (4). HR –New York Terry 2 (19,1st inning off Haines 2 on 2 out,7th inning off H. Bell 0 on 0 out). SH –Benton (9). Team LOB –9. HBP –Bottomley (4). Team –9. SB –Lindstrom (8). U –Charlie Moran, Bob Hart, Cy Rigler.

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