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New York Highlanders 5, New York Giants 5

Game Played on Monday, October 17, 1910 (D) at Hilltop Park

NY  N    0  1  0    0  1  0    2  0  1    0  -   5 13  5
NY  A    0  1  0    0  0  1    0  3  0    0  -   5  6  2
BATTING
New York Giants              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Devore rf                     5   0   2   1       0   3       2   1
Doyle 2b                      5   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Becker cf                     5   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Murray lf                     4   0   1   0       1   1       0   0
Bridwell ss                   4   1   1   0       0   0       5   1
Devlin 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       2   6
Merkle 1b                     4   3   3   2       0   0      11   0
Meyers c                      4   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
  Shafer pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilson c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Crandall p                    3   0   1   1       0   1       0   1
  Snodgrass ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ames p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       39   5  13   5       1   8      30  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Devore-Merkle.
E: Becker (1), Bridwell (2), Devlin (2), Meyers 2 (2).
BATTING - 
2B: Devlin (3,off Ford).
3B: Merkle (1,off Ford); Meyers (1,off Ford).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Devore (6,2nd base off Ford/Mitchell); Merkle (1,3rd base off Warhop/Mitchell);
Meyers (1,2nd base off Warhop/Mitchell).
CS: Murray 2 (3,2nd base by Ford/Mitchell,2nd base by Warhop/Mitchell).
New York Highlanders         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wolter lf                     5   1   3   0       0   1       2   0
Hemphill rf                   5   1   0   1       0   0       0   0
Chase 1b                      5   0   1   0       0   0       6   3
Knight ss                     3   1   0   0       0   0       5   3
Cree cf                       3   1   1   1       1   1       1   1
Roach 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
Mitchell c                    4   0   1   0       0   0       9   2
Ford p                        2   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  LaPorte ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hughes p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Warhop p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Austin 3b                     4   1   0   0       0   1       1   1
Totals                       37   5   6   2       1   5      30  16
FIELDING - 
E: Hemphill (1), Cree (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Cree (2,off Crandall).
3B: Wolter (1,off Crandall).
HBP: Knight (1,by Crandall).
Team LOB: 4.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cree 2 (2,2nd base off Crandall/Meyers,Home off Crandall/Meyers); Mitchell
(1,2nd base off Crandall/Meyers); Wolter (1,2nd base off Crandall/Meyers);
Hemphill (1,2nd base off Crandall/Meyers); Knight (2,2nd base off Crandall/Meyers).
PITCHING
New York Giants              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Crandall                      8     6   5   2   1   3   0  33
Ames                          2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Totals                       10     6   5   2   1   5   0  39
WP: Crandall (1).
HBP: Crandall (1,Knight).
New York Highlanders         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ford                          7     9   4   4   0   7   0  29
Hughes                        1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Warhop                        2     4   1   1   0   1   0   8
Totals                       10    13   5   5   1   8   0  40
WP: Ford (1).
Umpires: HP - Billy Evans, 1B - Bill Klem
Time of Game: 2:24, Game called due to darkness   
Starting Lineups:

   New York Giants               New York Highlanders     
1. Devore              rf        Wolter              lf
2. Doyle               2b        Hemphill            rf
3. Becker              cf        Chase               1b
4. Murray              lf        Knight              ss
5. Bridwell            ss        Cree                cf
6. Devlin              3b        Roach               2b
7. Merkle              1b        Mitchell            c
8. Meyers              c         Ford                p
9. Crandall            p         Austin              3b

GIANTS 1ST: Devore struck out; Doyle grounded out (shortstop to
first); Becker grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Highlanders 0.

HIGHLANDERS 1ST: Wolter grounded out (shortstop to first);
Hemphill lined to third; Chase grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Highlanders 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Murray struck out; Bridwell singled to third; Devlin
made an out to second; Merkle tripled to center [Bridwell
scored]; Meyers made an out to third; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 1, Highlanders 0.

HIGHLANDERS 2ND: Knight grounded out (third to first); Cree
walked; Roach struck out while Cree stole second; Mitchell
singled to third [Cree to third]; Cree stole home and Mitchell
stole second; Ford flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 1, Highlanders 1.

GIANTS 3RD: Crandall struck out; Devore struck out; Doyle flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Highlanders 1.

HIGHLANDERS 3RD: Austin flied out to center; Wolter singled to
left; Hemphill flied out to center; Wolter stole second [Wolter
to third (error by Meyers)]; Chase made an out to first; 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Highlanders 1.

GIANTS 4TH: Becker struck out; Murray flied out to left;
Bridwell grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 1, Highlanders 1.

HIGHLANDERS 4TH: Knight made an out to shortstop; Cree struck
out; Roach grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 1, Highlanders 1.

GIANTS 5TH: Devlin flied out to center; Merkle singled to left;
Ford threw a wild pitch [Merkle to second]; Meyers made an out
to second; Crandall singled to left [Merkle scored, Crandall to
second (on throw)]; Devore singled to shortstop [Crandall to
third]; Devore stole second; Doyle grounded out (first to
pitcher); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 2, Highlanders 1.

HIGHLANDERS 5TH: Mitchell grounded out (pitcher to first); Ford
lined to shortstop; Austin flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 2, Highlanders 1.

GIANTS 6TH: Becker grounded out (pitcher to first); Murray
singled to shortstop; Murray was caught stealing second (catcher
to shortstop); Bridwell grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Highlanders 1.

HIGHLANDERS 6TH: Wolter tripled to center; Hemphill made an out
to shortstop; Crandall threw a wild pitch [Wolter scored]; Chase
singled to left; Knight was hit by a pitch [Chase to second];
Cree lined into a double play (right to first) [Knight out at
first]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Highlanders 2.

GIANTS 7TH: Devlin doubled to right [Devlin to third (error by
Hemphill)]; Merkle singled to right [Devlin scored]; Meyers
tripled to center [Merkle scored]; On a bunt Crandall grounded
out (pitcher to second); Devore struck out; Doyle struck out; 2
R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 4, Highlanders 2.

HIGHLANDERS 7TH: Roach grounded out (third to first); Mitchell
grounded out (third to first); LAPORTE BATTED FOR FORD; LaPorte
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 4, Highlanders 2.

GIANTS 8TH: HUGHES REPLACED LAPORTE (PITCHING); Becker reached
on an error by Cree; Becker was picked off first (pitcher to
first to shortstop); Murray walked; Murray was picked off first
(pitcher to first to shortstop); Bridwell grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 4,
Highlanders 2.

HIGHLANDERS 8TH: Austin reached on an error by Becker; Wolter
singled to right [Austin to third]; Hemphill forced Wolter
(second to shortstop) [Austin scored (unearned)]; Hemphill stole
second [Hemphill to third (error by Meyers)]; Chase popped to
third in foul territory [Hemphill scored (error by Devlin)
(unearned) (no RBI)]; Knight reached on an error by Bridwell;
Knight stole second; Cree doubled to left [Knight scored
(unearned)]; Roach flied out to center; 3 R (0 ER), 2 H, 4 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 4, Highlanders 5.

GIANTS 9TH: WARHOP REPLACED HUGHES (PITCHING); Devlin singled to
center; Merkle forced Devlin (third to second); Meyers singled
to center [Merkle to second]; Merkle stole third; Meyers stole
second; SNODGRASS BATTED FOR CRANDALL; Snodgrass struck out;
SHAFER RAN FOR MEYERS; Devore singled to center [Merkle scored,
Devore out at second (center to catcher)]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Giants 5, Highlanders 5.

HIGHLANDERS 9TH: WILSON REPLACED SHAFER (PLAYING C ); AMES
REPLACED SNODGRASS (PITCHING); Mitchell lined to shortstop;
Warhop flied out to center; Austin struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 5, Highlanders 5.

GIANTS 10TH: Doyle singled to center; Becker made an out to
shortstop; Murray forced Doyle (shortstop to second); Murray was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 5, Highlanders 5.

HIGHLANDERS 10TH: Wolter struck out; Hemphill grounded out
(third to first); Chase grounded out (pitcher to first); Game
called - Darkness. NYT says Umpire Evans saw 'folks in the
neighborhood flats lighting the gas and getting ready for
dinner'. Sources: NY Times, NY Tribune; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 5, Highlanders 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           5  13   5    5
 Highlanders      5   6   2    4
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