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1908 New York Giants Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 98-56
Finished 2nd in the NL
Attendance: 1,031,300, Avg. 13,054
Ballpark: Polo Grounds III
Manager: John McGraw (98-56)
Location: New York, New York
1908 New York Giants Statistics
1908 New York Giants Roster

The New York Giants of the National League ended the 1908 season with a record of 98 wins and 56 losses, finishing second in the NL.

The Giants led the league with 651 runs, powered by 20 home runs. New York yielded 455 runs. Mike Donlin drove in 106 runs and topped all regular hitters by hitting .334. Christy Mathewson notched 37 wins for the team, while Hooks Wiltse added 15 or more wins, too Christy Mathewson earned a 1.43 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

John McGraw coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 644
Regular Season Runs Against: 448

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 14, 1908 New York Giants 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
April 16, 1908 New York Giants 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 6 L 0-0 1-1 1-1
April 17, 1908 New York Giants 14 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 0-0 2-1 2-1
April 18, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Brooklyn Superbas 0 W 0-0 3-1 3-1
April 20, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Brooklyn Superbas 1 W 0-0 4-1 4-1
April 21, 1908 New York Giants 6 at Brooklyn Superbas 1 W 0-0 5-1 5-1
April 22, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 2 at New York Giants 3 W 1-0 5-1 6-1
April 23, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 4 at New York Giants 1 L 1-1 5-1 6-2
April 24, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 4 at New York Giants 1 L 1-2 5-1 6-3
April 25, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 4 at New York Giants 1 L 1-3 5-1 6-4
April 27, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Boston Doves 0 W 1-3 6-1 7-4
April 28, 1908 New York Giants 3 at Boston Doves 2 W 1-3 7-1 8-4
April 29, 1908 New York Giants 6 at Boston Doves 7 L 1-3 7-2 8-5
April 30, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Boston Doves 3 L 1-3 7-3 8-6
May 2, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at New York Giants 1 L 1-4 7-3 8-7
May 4, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at New York Giants 12 W 2-4 7-3 9-7
May 5, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at New York Giants 4 W 3-4 7-3 10-7
May 9, 1908 Boston Doves 3 at New York Giants 7 W 4-4 7-3 11-7
May 11, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 4-4 7-4 11-8
May 12, 1908 New York Giants 8 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 4-4 8-4 12-8
May 13, 1908 New York Giants 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 4-4 8-5 12-9
May 15, 1908 New York Giants 9 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 4-4 9-5 13-9
May 16, 1908 New York Giants 1 at Cincinnati Reds 3 L 4-4 9-6 13-10
May 17, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Cincinnati Reds 7 L 4-4 9-7 13-11
May 18, 1908 New York Giants 5 at Cincinnati Reds 9 L 4-4 9-8 13-12
May 20, 1908 New York Giants 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 L 4-4 9-9 13-13
May 21, 1908 New York Giants 8 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 W 4-4 10-9 14-13
May 23, 1908 New York Giants 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 6 L 4-4 10-10 14-14
May 23, 1908 New York Giants 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 L 4-4 10-11 14-15
May 24, 1908 New York Giants 6 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 4-4 11-11 15-15
May 25, 1908 New York Giants 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 L 4-4 11-12 15-16
May 26, 1908 New York Giants 7 at Chicago Cubs 4 W 4-4 12-12 16-16
May 27, 1908 New York Giants 1 at Chicago Cubs 0 W 4-4 13-12 17-16
May 29, 1908 New York Giants 1 at Brooklyn Superbas 0 W 4-4 14-12 18-16
May 30, 1908 New York Giants 5 at Brooklyn Superbas 0 W 4-4 15-12 19-16
June 1, 1908 New York Giants 0 at Boston Doves 4 L 4-4 15-13 19-17
June 2, 1908 New York Giants 3 at Boston Doves 4 L 4-4 15-14 19-18
June 3, 1908 New York Giants 3 at Boston Doves 0 W 4-4 16-14 20-18
June 4, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 7 at New York Giants 5 L 4-5 16-14 20-19
June 5, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at New York Giants 2 L 4-6 16-14 20-20
June 6, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at New York Giants 3 W 5-6 16-14 21-20
June 8, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at New York Giants 4 W 6-6 16-14 22-20
June 9, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at New York Giants 8 W 7-6 16-14 23-20
June 10, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at New York Giants 0 L 7-7 16-14 23-21
June 11, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at New York Giants 2 L 7-8 16-14 23-22
June 12, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at New York Giants 0 L 7-9 16-14 23-23
June 13, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 2 at New York Giants 3 W 8-9 16-14 24-23
June 17, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 1 at New York Giants 2 W 9-9 16-14 25-23
June 17, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 2 at New York Giants 4 W 10-9 16-14 26-23
June 18, 1908 Chicago Cubs 7 at New York Giants 5 L 10-10 16-14 26-24
June 19, 1908 Chicago Cubs 3 at New York Giants 6 W 11-10 16-14 27-24
June 20, 1908 Chicago Cubs 0 at New York Giants 4 W 12-10 16-14 28-24
June 22, 1908 Chicago Cubs 1 at New York Giants 7 W 13-10 16-14 29-24
June 23, 1908 Boston Doves 9 at New York Giants 7 L 13-11 16-14 29-25
June 23, 1908 Boston Doves 3 at New York Giants 6 W 14-11 16-14 30-25
June 24, 1908 Boston Doves 0 at New York Giants 4 W 15-11 16-14 31-25
June 24, 1908 Boston Doves 1 at New York Giants 7 W 16-11 16-14 32-25
June 25, 1908 Boston Doves 14 at New York Giants 10 L 16-12 16-14 32-26
June 25, 1908 Boston Doves 4 at New York Giants 7 W 17-12 16-14 33-26
June 26, 1908 Boston Doves 0 at New York Giants 2 W 18-12 16-14 34-26
June 27, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Brooklyn Superbas 3 W 18-12 17-14 35-26
June 27, 1908 New York Giants 5 at Brooklyn Superbas 2 W 18-12 18-14 36-26
June 29, 1908 New York Giants 7 at Brooklyn Superbas 11 L 18-12 18-15 36-27
June 30, 1908 New York Giants 3 at Brooklyn Superbas 0 W 18-12 19-15 37-27
July 1, 1908 New York Giants 0 at Brooklyn Superbas 4 L 18-12 19-16 37-28
July 2, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at New York Giants 4 W 19-12 19-16 38-28
July 3, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at New York Giants 8 W 20-12 19-16 39-28
July 4, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at New York Giants 1 W 21-12 19-16 40-28
July 4, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at New York Giants 9 W 22-12 19-16 41-28
July 6, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 22-12 20-16 42-28
July 7, 1908 New York Giants 3 at Cincinnati Reds 4 L 22-12 20-17 42-29
July 8, 1908 New York Giants 3 at Cincinnati Reds 8 L 22-12 20-18 42-30
July 9, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 22-12 21-18 43-30
July 10, 1908 New York Giants 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 L 22-12 21-19 43-31
July 11, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6 L 22-12 21-20 43-32
July 13, 1908 New York Giants 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 W 22-12 22-20 44-32
July 13, 1908 New York Giants 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 W 22-12 23-20 45-32
July 15, 1908 New York Giants 11 at Chicago Cubs 0 W 22-12 24-20 46-32
July 16, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 22-12 25-20 47-32
July 17, 1908 New York Giants 0 at Chicago Cubs 1 L 22-12 25-21 47-33
July 18, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 22-12 25-22 47-34
July 19, 1908 New York Giants 6 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 W 22-12 26-22 48-34
July 21, 1908 New York Giants 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 L 22-12 26-23 48-35
July 21, 1908 New York Giants 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 W 22-12 27-23 49-35
July 24, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at New York Giants 2 W 23-12 27-23 50-35
July 25, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at New York Giants 2 L 23-13 27-23 50-36
July 27, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at New York Giants 3 L 23-14 27-23 50-37
July 29, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at New York Giants 1 W 24-14 27-23 51-37
July 30, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at New York Giants 11 W 25-14 27-23 52-37
July 31, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at New York Giants 9 W 26-14 27-23 53-37
August 1, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at New York Giants 6 W 27-14 27-23 54-37
August 3, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 0 at New York Giants 6 W 28-14 27-23 55-37
August 4, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 3 at New York Giants 4 W 29-14 27-23 56-37
August 4, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 1 at New York Giants 4 W 30-14 27-23 57-37
August 6, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 5 at New York Giants 0 L 30-15 27-23 57-38
August 8, 1908 Chicago Cubs 1 at New York Giants 4 W 31-15 27-23 58-38
August 10, 1908 Chicago Cubs 2 at New York Giants 3 W 32-15 27-23 59-38
August 11, 1908 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Giants 0 L 32-16 27-23 59-39
August 12, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 5 at New York Giants 1 L 32-17 27-23 59-40
August 13, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 3 at New York Giants 5 W 33-17 27-23 60-40
August 15, 1908 New York Giants 5 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 33-17 28-23 61-40
August 16, 1908 New York Giants 5 at St. Louis Cardinals 6 L 33-17 28-24 61-41
August 16, 1908 New York Giants 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 L 33-17 28-25 61-42
August 17, 1908 New York Giants 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 0 W 33-17 29-25 62-42
August 19, 1908 New York Giants 3 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 33-17 30-25 63-42
August 20, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 33-17 31-25 64-42
August 22, 1908 New York Giants 5 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 33-17 32-25 65-42
August 24, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 33-17 33-25 66-42
August 24, 1908 New York Giants 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 33-17 34-25 67-42
August 25, 1908 New York Giants 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 33-17 35-25 68-42
August 26, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 33-17 36-25 69-42
August 27, 1908 New York Giants 1 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 33-17 36-26 69-43
August 29, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 33-17 36-27 69-44
August 30, 1908 New York Giants 1 at Chicago Cubs 2 L 33-17 36-28 69-45
September 1, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Boston Doves 1 W 33-17 37-28 70-45
September 1, 1908 New York Giants 8 at Boston Doves 0 W 33-17 38-28 71-45
September 3, 1908 New York Giants 3 at Boston Doves 0 W 33-17 39-28 72-45
September 3, 1908 New York Giants 8 at Boston Doves 5 W 33-17 40-28 73-45
September 4, 1908 New York Giants 8 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 33-17 41-28 74-45
September 5, 1908 New York Giants 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 33-17 42-28 75-45
September 7, 1908 New York Giants 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 L 33-17 42-29 75-46
September 7, 1908 New York Giants 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 0 W 33-17 43-29 76-46
September 8, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 0 at New York Giants 1 W 34-17 43-29 77-46
September 9, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 3 at New York Giants 7 W 35-17 43-29 78-46
September 10, 1908 New York Giants 6 at Brooklyn Superbas 5 W 35-17 44-29 79-46
September 11, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 1 at New York Giants 6 W 36-17 44-29 80-46
September 12, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 3 at New York Giants 6 W 37-17 44-29 81-46
September 14, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 3 at New York Giants 4 W 38-17 44-29 82-46
September 15, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at New York Giants 5 W 39-17 44-29 83-46
September 16, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at New York Giants 6 W 40-17 44-29 84-46
September 17, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at New York Giants 10 W 41-17 44-29 85-46
September 18, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at New York Giants 7 W 42-17 44-29 86-46
September 18, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at New York Giants 12 W 43-17 44-29 87-46
September 19, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at New York Giants 2 L 43-18 44-29 87-47
September 21, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at New York Giants 1 L 43-19 44-29 87-48
September 22, 1908 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Giants 3 L 43-20 44-29 87-49
September 22, 1908 Chicago Cubs 3 at New York Giants 1 L 43-21 44-29 87-50
September 24, 1908 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Giants 5 W 44-21 44-29 88-50
September 25, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 7 at New York Giants 1 L 44-22 44-29 88-51
September 25, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 5 at New York Giants 2 L 44-23 44-29 88-52
September 26, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 2 at New York Giants 6 W 45-23 44-29 89-52
September 26, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 1 at New York Giants 3 W 46-23 44-29 90-52
September 28, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 6 at New York Giants 7 W 47-23 44-29 91-52
September 29, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at New York Giants 6 W 48-23 44-29 92-52
September 29, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 7 at New York Giants 0 L 48-24 44-29 92-53
September 30, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 1 at New York Giants 2 W 49-24 44-29 93-53
October 1, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 6 L 49-24 44-30 93-54
October 1, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 W 49-24 45-30 94-54
October 2, 1908 New York Giants 7 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 49-24 46-30 95-54
October 3, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 L 49-24 46-31 95-55
October 5, 1908 Boston Doves 1 at New York Giants 8 W 50-24 46-31 96-55
October 6, 1908 Boston Doves 1 at New York Giants 4 W 51-24 46-31 97-55
October 7, 1908 Boston Doves 2 at New York Giants 7 W 52-24 46-31 98-55
October 8, 1908 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Giants 2 L 52-25 46-31 98-56