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1942 New York Giants Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 85-67
Finished 3rd in the NL
Attendance: 863,786, Avg. 14,160
Ballpark: Polo Grounds IV
Manager: Mel Ott (85-67)
Location: New York, New York
1942 New York Giants Statistics
1942 New York Giants Roster

The New York Giants of the National League ended the 1942 season with a record of 85 wins and 67 losses, finishing third in the NL.

The Giants scored 675 runs and allowed 600 runs. Mel Ott walloped 30 home runs for New York, while Johnny Mize swatted 20 or more, too. Johnny Mize drove in 110 runs and topped all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .305. Bill Lohrman led the squad with 13 wins and a team-best 2.56 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Mel Ott coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 669
Regular Season Runs Against: 594

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 14, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 7 at New York Giants 5 L 0-1 0-0 0-1
April 15, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at New York Giants 6 W 1-1 0-0 1-1
April 16, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 4 at New York Giants 2 L 1-2 0-0 1-2
April 17, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Boston Braves 4 L 1-2 0-1 1-3
April 18, 1942 New York Giants 8 at Boston Braves 5 W 1-2 1-1 2-3
April 19, 1942 New York Giants 5 at Boston Braves 2 W 1-2 2-1 3-3
April 20, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 6 at New York Giants 3 L 1-3 2-1 3-4
April 22, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 0 W 1-3 3-1 4-4
April 23, 1942 New York Giants 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 1-3 4-1 5-4
April 24, 1942 Boston Braves 1 at New York Giants 3 W 2-3 4-1 6-4
April 25, 1942 Boston Braves 1 at New York Giants 5 W 3-3 4-1 7-4
April 26, 1942 Boston Braves 3 at New York Giants 2 L 3-4 4-1 7-5
April 26, 1942 Boston Braves 8 at New York Giants 5 L 3-5 4-1 7-6
April 28, 1942 New York Giants 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 5 L 3-5 4-2 7-7
April 29, 1942 New York Giants 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 W 3-5 5-2 8-7
April 30, 1942 New York Giants 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 7 L 3-5 5-3 8-8
May 1, 1942 New York Giants 9 at Chicago Cubs 13 L 3-5 5-4 8-9
May 2, 1942 New York Giants 1 at Chicago Cubs 0 W 3-5 6-4 9-9
May 3, 1942 New York Giants 5 at Cincinnati Reds 4 W 3-5 7-4 10-9
May 4, 1942 New York Giants 4 at Cincinnati Reds 15 L 3-5 7-5 10-10
May 5, 1942 New York Giants 1 at Cincinnati Reds 2 L 3-5 7-6 10-11
May 7, 1942 New York Giants 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 3-5 7-7 10-12
May 7, 1942 New York Giants 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 3-5 8-7 11-12
May 8, 1942 New York Giants 6 at Brooklyn Dodgers 7 L 3-5 8-8 11-13
May 10, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 5 L 3-5 8-9 11-14
May 12, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at New York Giants 7 W 4-5 8-9 12-14
May 13, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at New York Giants 1 L 4-6 8-9 12-15
May 14, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 6 at New York Giants 12 W 5-6 8-9 13-15
May 15, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 5 at New York Giants 13 W 6-6 8-9 14-15
May 16, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 2 at New York Giants 7 W 7-6 8-9 15-15
May 17, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at New York Giants 7 W 8-6 8-9 16-15
May 17, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 8 at New York Giants 6 L 8-7 8-9 16-16
May 18, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 16 at New York Giants 4 L 8-8 8-9 16-17
May 19, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 8 at New York Giants 4 L 8-9 8-9 16-18
May 20, 1942 Chicago Cubs 6 at New York Giants 3 L 8-10 8-9 16-19
May 22, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 1 at New York Giants 5 W 9-10 8-9 17-19
May 23, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at New York Giants 5 W 10-10 8-9 18-19
May 24, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at New York Giants 0 L 10-11 8-9 18-20
May 25, 1942 New York Giants 1 at Boston Braves 3 L 10-11 8-10 18-21
May 26, 1942 New York Giants 2 at Boston Braves 4 L 10-11 8-11 18-22
May 27, 1942 New York Giants 6 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 10-11 9-11 19-22
May 29, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Brooklyn Dodgers 1 W 10-11 10-11 20-22
May 30, 1942 New York Giants 6 at Brooklyn Dodgers 7 L 10-11 10-12 20-23
May 30, 1942 New York Giants 7 at Brooklyn Dodgers 3 W 10-11 11-12 21-23
May 31, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at New York Giants 3 W 11-11 11-12 22-23
May 31, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 1 at New York Giants 7 W 12-11 11-12 23-23
June 2, 1942 New York Giants 5 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 12-11 12-12 24-23
June 3, 1942 New York Giants 2 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 12-11 12-13 24-24
June 4, 1942 New York Giants 4 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 12-11 13-13 25-24
June 5, 1942 New York Giants 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 12-11 14-13 26-24
June 7, 1942 New York Giants 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 L 12-11 14-14 26-25
June 7, 1942 New York Giants 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 L 12-11 14-15 26-26
June 9, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 12-11 15-15 27-26
June 10, 1942 New York Giants 6 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 12-11 16-15 28-26
June 13, 1942 New York Giants 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8 L 12-11 16-16 28-27
June 14, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8 L 12-11 16-17 28-28
June 14, 1942 New York Giants 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 12-11 17-17 29-28
June 15, 1942 New York Giants 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 12-11 18-17 30-28
June 16, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at New York Giants 3 L 12-12 18-17 30-29
June 17, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at New York Giants 0 L 12-13 18-17 30-30
June 19, 1942 Chicago Cubs 5 at New York Giants 6 W 13-13 18-17 31-30
June 19, 1942 Chicago Cubs 7 at New York Giants 4 L 13-14 18-17 31-31
June 20, 1942 Chicago Cubs 1 at New York Giants 8 W 14-14 18-17 32-31
June 21, 1942 Chicago Cubs 0 at New York Giants 5 W 15-14 18-17 33-31
June 21, 1942 Chicago Cubs 7 at New York Giants 2 L 15-15 18-17 33-32
June 23, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 0 at New York Giants 7 W 16-15 18-17 34-32
June 24, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 4 at New York Giants 3 L 16-16 18-17 34-33
June 26, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at New York Giants 4 W 17-16 18-17 35-33
June 27, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at New York Giants 5 W 18-16 18-17 36-33
June 28, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 at New York Giants 7 L 18-17 18-17 36-34
June 28, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 at New York Giants 3 L 18-18 18-17 36-35
June 30, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at New York Giants 4 W 19-18 18-17 37-35
July 3, 1942 Boston Braves 6 at New York Giants 10 W 20-18 18-17 38-35
July 4, 1942 Boston Braves 5 at New York Giants 11 W 21-18 18-17 39-35
July 4, 1942 Boston Braves 2 at New York Giants 3 W 22-18 18-17 40-35
July 5, 1942 New York Giants 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 L 22-18 18-18 40-36
July 5, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 5 L 22-18 18-19 40-37
July 9, 1942 New York Giants 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 9 L 22-18 18-20 40-38
July 10, 1942 New York Giants 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 L 22-18 18-21 40-39
July 11, 1942 New York Giants 8 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 W 22-18 19-21 41-39
July 12, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Chicago Cubs 8 L 22-18 19-22 41-40
July 12, 1942 New York Giants 6 at Chicago Cubs 2 W 22-18 20-22 42-40
July 14, 1942 New York Giants 0 at Chicago Cubs 3 L 22-18 20-23 42-41
July 15, 1942 New York Giants 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6 L 22-18 20-24 42-42
July 16, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 22-18 21-24 43-42
July 17, 1942 New York Giants 11 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 22-18 22-24 44-42
July 18, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 22-18 23-24 45-42
July 19, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Cincinnati Reds 6 L 22-18 23-25 45-43
July 19, 1942 New York Giants 4 at Cincinnati Reds 3 W 22-18 24-25 46-43
July 21, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at New York Giants 6 W 23-18 24-25 47-43
July 23, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at New York Giants 6 W 24-18 24-25 48-43
July 24, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 2 at New York Giants 3 W 25-18 24-25 49-43
July 25, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 8 at New York Giants 6 L 25-19 24-25 49-44
July 26, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 6 at New York Giants 2 L 25-20 24-25 49-45
July 26, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 2 at New York Giants 1 L 25-21 24-25 49-46
July 28, 1942 Chicago Cubs 5 at New York Giants 9 W 26-21 24-25 50-46
July 28, 1942 Chicago Cubs 0 at New York Giants 3 W 27-21 24-25 51-46
July 29, 1942 Chicago Cubs 1 at New York Giants 3 W 28-21 24-25 52-46
July 29, 1942 Chicago Cubs 4 at New York Giants 2 L 28-22 24-25 52-47
August 1, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 4 at New York Giants 5 W 29-22 24-25 53-47
August 1, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at New York Giants 1 L 29-23 24-25 53-48
August 2, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at New York Giants 7 W 30-23 24-25 54-48
August 2, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at New York Giants 2 L 30-24 24-25 54-49
August 3, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 7 at New York Giants 4 L 30-25 24-25 54-50
August 5, 1942 New York Giants 0 at Brooklyn Dodgers 4 L 30-25 24-26 54-51
August 6, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 0 at New York Giants 8 W 31-25 24-26 55-51
August 7, 1942 New York Giants 6 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 W 31-25 25-26 56-51
August 9, 1942 New York Giants 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 31-25 26-26 57-51
August 9, 1942 New York Giants 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 0 W 31-25 27-26 58-51
August 11, 1942 New York Giants 6 at Boston Braves 4 W 31-25 28-26 59-51
August 12, 1942 New York Giants 0 at Boston Braves 1 L 31-25 28-27 59-52
August 12, 1942 New York Giants 2 at Boston Braves 8 L 31-25 28-28 59-53
August 14, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 2 at New York Giants 5 W 32-25 28-28 60-53
August 15, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at New York Giants 5 W 33-25 28-28 61-53
August 15, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at New York Giants 4 W 34-25 28-28 62-53
August 16, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 5 at New York Giants 6 W 35-25 28-28 63-53
August 17, 1942 Boston Braves 2 at New York Giants 3 W 36-25 28-28 64-53
August 18, 1942 Boston Braves 2 at New York Giants 10 W 37-25 28-28 65-53
August 20, 1942 New York Giants 1 at Brooklyn Dodgers 2 L 37-25 28-29 65-54
August 22, 1942 New York Giants 5 at Brooklyn Dodgers 10 L 37-25 28-30 65-55
August 23, 1942 New York Giants 4 at Brooklyn Dodgers 6 L 37-25 28-31 65-56
August 23, 1942 New York Giants 5 at Brooklyn Dodgers 7 L 37-25 28-32 65-57
August 25, 1942 New York Giants 1 at Cincinnati Reds 3 L 37-25 28-33 65-58
August 26, 1942 New York Giants 11 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 37-25 29-33 66-58
August 27, 1942 New York Giants 2 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 37-25 30-33 67-58
August 29, 1942 New York Giants 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 W 37-25 31-33 68-58
August 29, 1942 New York Giants 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 W 37-25 32-33 69-58
August 30, 1942 New York Giants 8 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 37-25 33-33 70-58
August 31, 1942 New York Giants 7 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 37-25 34-33 71-58
September 1, 1942 New York Giants 5 at Chicago Cubs 10 L 37-25 34-34 71-59
September 2, 1942 New York Giants 8 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 W 37-25 35-34 72-59
September 3, 1942 New York Giants 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 7 L 37-25 35-35 72-60
September 5, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at New York Giants 7 W 38-25 35-35 73-60
September 6, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 at New York Giants 2 L 38-26 35-35 73-61
September 6, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers 2 at New York Giants 4 W 39-26 35-35 74-61
September 7, 1942 New York Giants 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 W 39-26 36-35 75-61
September 7, 1942 New York Giants 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 0 W 39-26 37-35 76-61
September 10, 1942 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at New York Giants 1 L 39-27 37-35 76-62
September 11, 1942 Chicago Cubs 3 at New York Giants 4 W 40-27 37-35 77-62
September 13, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at New York Giants 5 W 41-27 37-35 78-62
September 13, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at New York Giants 5 W 42-27 37-35 79-62
September 14, 1942 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at New York Giants 6 W 43-27 37-35 80-62
September 16, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 3 at New York Giants 1 L 43-28 37-35 80-63
September 17, 1942 Cincinnati Reds 1 at New York Giants 11 W 44-28 37-35 81-63
September 19, 1942 New York Giants 7 at Boston Braves 6 W 44-28 38-35 82-63
September 22, 1942 New York Giants 8 at Brooklyn Dodgers 9 L 44-28 38-36 82-64
September 24, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at New York Giants 2 L 44-29 38-36 82-65
September 24, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at New York Giants 8 W 45-29 38-36 83-65
September 25, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 9 at New York Giants 1 L 45-30 38-36 83-66
September 25, 1942 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at New York Giants 6 W 46-30 38-36 84-66
September 26, 1942 Boston Braves 4 at New York Giants 6 W 47-30 38-36 85-66
September 26, 1942 Boston Braves 2 at New York Giants 5 W 48-30 38-36 86-66