Cincy Defeats Giants, 5-4 on Three-Run Rally in Ninth, Daily Racing Form, 1951-06-07


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Cincy Defeats Giants, 5-4 On Three-Run Rally in Ninth NEW YORK, N. Y., June 6 UP . — Grady Hattons clothes -line single, driving in two runs, capped a three-run ninth inning rally today and gave the Cincinnati Reds a 5 to 4. victory over the New York Giants before 3,859 fans. Spindly Ewell Blackwell, Cincinnatis ace pitcher, was called in to stem a Giant threat in the last of the ninth but Kent Peterson, third Red hurler, received credit for the triumph. Cincinnatis ninth-inning splurge came on singles by Ted Kluszewski, Bobby Usher and Hattons climactic safety sandwiched around Alvin Darks error and pinch-hitter Bob Scheffings runproducing infield out., The score by innings: R H E Reds 100 000 103—5 6* 1 Giants 022 000 000—4 5, .4 Ramsdeli; Erautt 6 , Peterson 8 By- | erly 9, Blackwell 9 and Pramesa: Ken nedy, Jones 9 and Westrum. Winning pitcher, Peterson 1-1. Losing pitcher, Kennedy 1-2. Home run— Mays 2nd.

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