Polo Grounds IV

GG - Polo Grounds

1911

1911 Giants

New York Giants 1911

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1911

1912

1912 Giants

New York Giants 1912

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1912

Larry Doyle

Chalmers Award

Larry Doyle (NYG)

1912

Rube Marquard

N. L. Co-Wins Leader (26)

Rube Marquard (NYG)

1912

Jeff Tesreau

N. L. ERA Leader (1.96)

Jeff Tesreau (NYG)

1912

Titanic

Titanic Charity Game

New York Highlanders vs. New York Giants (2-11)

April 21st, 1912

Chief Meyersst

Cycle:

Chief Meyers (NYG)

vs. Chicago Cubs

June 10th, 1912

1912 Christy Mathewson

300th Win:

Christy Mathewson

June 13th, 1912

1913

1913 Giants

1913 Yankees

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N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1913

Christy Mathewson 9

N. L. ERA Leader (2.06)

Christy Mathewson (NYG)

1913

1913 WS

Athletics Defeat Giants

Win World Series 4-1

October 11th, 1913

1914

1914 Giants

1914 Yankees

Fritz Maisel 2

A. L. Stolen Base Leader (74)

Fritz Maisel (NYY)

1914

George Burns 3

N. L. Stolen Base Leader (62)

George Burns (NYG)

1914

1915

1915 Giants

1915 Yankees

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N. L. Batting Champion (.320)

Larry Doyle (NYG)

1915

1915 Rube Marquard

No Hitter:

Rube Marquard

4-15-15

vs. Brooklyn Dodgers (2-0)

1915 Jimmy Lavender

No Hitter:

Jimmy Lavender (CHI)

8-31-15

vs. New York Giants (2-0)

1916

1916 Giants

1916 Yankees

Wally Pipp 2

A. L. Home Run Leader (12)

Wally Pipp (NYY)

1916

Dave Robertson 2

N. L. Co-Home Run Leader (12)

Dave Robertson (NYG)

1916

Art Fletcher

Art Fletcher (NYG)

Steals 2nd, 3rd & Home

3rd Inning

vs. Brooklyn Robins

September 6th, 1916

1917

1917 Giants

1917 Yankees

New York Giants 1917

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1917

Wally Pipp 4

A. L. Home Run Leader (9)

Wally Pipp (NYY)

1917

Dave Robertson 3

N. L. Co-Home Run Leader (12)

Dave Robertson (NYG)

1917

Fred Anderson

N. L. ERA Leader (1.44)

Fred Anderson (NYG)

1917

1917 WS

White Sox Defeat Giants

Win World Series 4-2

October 15th, 1917

1918

1918 Giants

1918 Yankees

1919

1919 Giants

1919 Yankees

Jesse Barnes

N. L. Wins Leader (25)

Jesse Barnes (NYG)

1919

George Burns 5

N. L. Stolen Base Leader (40)

George Burns (NYG)

1919

Greasy Neale

Greasy Neale (CIN)

Steals 2nd, 3rd & Home

9th Inning

vs. New York Giants

August 15th, 1919

Ray Caldwell

No Hitter:

Ray Caldwell (CLE)

vs. New York Yankees (3-0)

September 10th, 1919

1920

1920 Giants

1920 Yankees

Babe Ruth 4

A. L. Home Run Leader (54)

Babe Ruth (NYY)

1920

Bob Shawkey

A. L. ERA Leader (2.45)

Bob Shawkey (NYY)

1920

Babe Ruth 19

A. L. RBI Leader (137)

Babe Ruth (NYY)

1920

George Kelly 2

N. L. Co-RBI Leader (94)

George Kelly (NYG)

1920

Braggo Roth 4

Braggo Roth (WAS)

Steals 2nd, 3rd & Home

4th Inning

vs. New York Yankees

May 31st, 1920

Ray Chapman

Ray Chapman Struck and Killed

by Carl Mays Pitch

August 17th, 1920

George Burns

Cycle:

George Burns (NYG)

vs. Pittsburgh Pirates

September 17th, 1920

1921

1921 Giants

1921 Yankees

New York Yankees 1921

A. L. Champions

New York Yankees

1921

New York Giants 1921

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1921

Babe Ruth 5

A. L. Home Run Leader (59)

Babe Ruth (NYY)

1921

George Kelly

N. L. Home Run Leader (23)

George Kelly (NYG)

1921

Carl Mays

A. L. Co-Wins Leader (27)

Carl Mays (NYY)

1921

Babe Ruth 20

A. L. RBI Leader (171)

Babe Ruth (NYY)

1921

Frankie Frisch 2

N. L. Stolen Base Leader (49)

Franke Frisch (NYG)

1921

Dave Bancroft

Cycle:

Dave Bancroft (NYG)

vs. Philadelphia Phillies

June 1st, 1921

1921 WS

Giants Defeat Yankees

Win World Series

October 13th, 1921

1922

1922 GIants

1922 Yankees

New York Yankees 1922

A. L. Champions

New York Yankees

1922

New York Giants 1922

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1922

1922 Jesse Barnes

No Hitter:

Jesse Barnes

5-7-22

vs. Philadelphia Phillies (6-0)

1922 WS

Giants Defeat Yankees

Win World Series 4-0

October 8th, 1922

1923

1923 Giants

New York Giants 1923

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1923

Irish Meusel

N. L. RBI Leader (125)

Irish Meusel (NYG)

1923

1923 WS

Yankees Defeat Giants

Win World Series 4-2

October 15th, 1923

1924

1924 Giants

New York Giants 1924

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1924

Kelly George 1894-2002_HS_PD

N. L. RBI Leader (136)

George Kelly (136)

1924

1924 Grover Cleveland Alexander

300th Win:

Grover Cleveland Alexander

September 20th, 1924

1925

1925 Giants

1926

1926 Giants

1927

1927 Giants

1928

1928 Giants

Larry Benton

N. L. Co-Wins Leader (25)

Larry Benton (NYG)

1928

1929

1929 Giants

Bill Walker

N. L. ERA Leader (3.09)

Bill Walker (NYG)

1929

1929 Carl Hubbell

No Hitter:

Carl Hubbell

5-8-29

vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (11-0)

1930

1930 Giants

Terry Bill  1540-68WT_FL_NBL

N. L. Batting Champion (.401)

Bill Terry (NYG)

1930

1931

1931 Giants

Bill Walker 2

N. L. ERA Leader (2.26)

Bill Walker (NYG)

1931

Bill Terry 3

N. L. Triples Leader (20)

Bill Terry (NYG)

1931

1932

1932 Giants

Mel Ott 2

N. L. Co-Home Run Leader (38)

Mel Ott (NYG)

1932

1933

1933 Giants

New York Giants 1933

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1933

Carl Hubbell

Most Valuable Player

Carl Hubbell (SFG)

1933

Carl Hubbell 3

N. L. Wins Leader (23)

Carl Hubbell (NYG)

1933

Carl Hubbell 6

N. L. ERA Leader (1.66)

Carl Hubbell (NYG)

1933

1934

1934 Giants

Mel Ott 3

N. L. Co-Home Run Leader (35)

Mel Ott (NYG)

1934

Carl Hubbell 7

N. L. ERA Leader (2.30)

Carl Hubbell (NYG)

1934

Mel Ott 8

N. L. RBI Leader (135)

Mel Ott (NYG)

1934

1934 AS

July 10th, 1934

American League 9

National League 7

1935

1935 Giants

Hank Leiber

Hank Leiber (NYG)

Two Home Runs

2nd Inning

vs. Chicago Cubs

August 24th, 1935

1936

1936 Giants

New York Giants 1936

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1936

Carl Hubbell 2

Most Valuable Player

Carl Hubbell (NYG)

1936

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N. L. Home Run Leader (33)

Mel Ott (NYG)

1936

Carl Hubbell 4

N. L. Wins Leader (26)

Carl Hubbell (NYG)

1936

Carl Hubbell 8

N. L. ERA Leader (2.31)

Carl Hubbell (NYG)

1936

Sam Leslie

Cycle:

Sam Leslie (NYG)

vs. Philadelphia Phillies

May 24th, 1936

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Yankees Defeat Giants

Win World Series 4-2

October 6th, 1936

1937

1937 Giants

New York Giants 1937

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1937

Mel Ott 5

N. L. Co-Home Run Leader (31)

Mel Ott (NYG)

1937

Carl Hubbell 5

N. L. Wins Leader (22)

Carl Hubbell (NYG)

1937

Carl Hubbell two Baseballs

N. L. Strikeout Leader (159)

Carl Hubbell (NYG)

1937

1937 WS

Yankees Defeat Giants

Win World Series 4-1

October 10th, 1937

1938

1938 GIants

Mel Ott 6

N. L. Home Run Leader (36)

Mel Ott (NYG)

1938

1939

1939 Giants

Arky Vaughan 3

Cycle:

Arky Vaughan (PIT)

New York Giants

July 19th, 1939

1940

1940 Giants

Harry Danning

Cycle:

Harry Danning (NYG)

vs. Pittsburgh Pirates

June 15th, 1940

1941

1941 Giants

1942

1942 Giants

Mel Ott 7

N. L. Home Run Leader (30)

Mel Ott (NYG)

1942

Johnny Mize 8

N. L. RBI Leader (110)

Johnny Mize (NYG)

1942

1942 AS

July 6th, 1942

American League 3

National League 1

1943

1943 Giants

1944

1944 Giants

Bill Voiselle

N. L. Strikeout Leader (161)

Bill Voiselle (NYG)

1944

1945

1945 Giants

1945 Mel Ott

500th Home Run:

Mel Ott

August 1st, 1945

1946

1946 Giants

1946 Game 1

Negro World Series

Game 1

Newark Eagles (1)

vs.

Kansas City Monarchs (2)

September 17th, 1946

1947

1947 Giants

Johnny Mize 4

N. L. Co-Home Run Leader (51)

Johnny Mize (NYG)

1947

Johnny Mize 9

N. L. RBI Leader (138)

Johnny Mize (NYG)

1947

John Ford Smith

Negro Leagues

East-West All Star Game (2-8)

July 29th, 1947

1947 Game 1

Negro World Series

Game 1

New York Cubans (5)

vs.

Cleveland Buckeyes (5)

September 19th, 1947

1948

1948 Giants

Johnny Mize 5

N. L. Co-Home Run Leader (40)

Johnny Mize (NYG)

1948

1948 Rex Barney

No Hitter:

Rex Barney (BKN)

9-9-48

vs. New York Giants (2-0)

1949

1949 Giants

Dave Koslo

N. L. ERA Leader (2.50)

Dave Koslo (NYG)

1949

1950

1950 Giants

Sal Maglie 2

N. L. ERA Leader (2.71)

Sal Maglie (NYG)

1950

1951

1951 Giants

New York Giants 1951

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1951

Willie Mays

N.L. Rookie of the Year

Willie Mays (NYG)

1951

Larry Jensen

N. L. Co-Wins Leader (23)

Larry Jansen (NYG)

1951

Sal Maglie

N. L. Co-Wins Leader (23)

Sal Maglie (NYG)

1951

Monte Irvin

N. L. RBI Leader (121)

Monte Irvin (NYG)

1951

Bobby Thomson

“The Shot Heard Round the World”

Bobby Thomson

October 3rd, 1951

1952

1952 Giants

Hoyt Wilhelm

N. L. ERA Leader (2.43)

Hoyt Wilhelm (NYG)

1952

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N. L. Triples Leader (14)

Bobby Thomson (NYG)

1952

1953

1953 Giants

Durocher

BaseBrawl

Carl Furillo vs. Leo Durocher

September 6th, 1953

1954

1954 Giants

New York Giants 1954

N. L. Champions

New York Giants

1954

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Most Valuable Player

Willie Mays (NYG)

1954

Willie Mays 13

N. L. Batting Champion (.345)

Willie Mays (NYG)

1954

Johnny Antonelli

N. L. ERA Leader (2.30)

Johnny Antonelli (NYG)

1954

Willie Mays 14

N. L. Triples Leader (13)

Willie Mays (NYG)

1954

Don Mueller

Cycle:

Don Mueller (NYG)

vs. Pittsburgh Pirates

July 11th, 1954

Willie Mays Catch

“The Catch”

Willie Mays

September 29th, 1954

1955

1955 Gianmts

Willie Mays 5

N. L. Home Run Leader (51)

Willie Mays (NYG)

1955

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N. L. Co-Triples Leader (13)

Willie Mays (NYG)

1955

1956

1956 Giants

Willie Mays 9

N. L. Stolen Base Leader (40)

Willie Mays (NYG)

1956

1957

1957 Giants

Willie Mays 10

N. L. Stolen Base Leader (38)

Willie Mays (NYG)

1957

Willie Mays 16

N. L. Triples Leader (20)

Willie Mays (NYG)

1957

1962

1962 Mets

1963

1963 Mets

Jim Hickman

Natural Cycle:

Jim Hickman (NYM)

vs. St. Louis Cardinals

August 7th, 1963

Polo Grounds Lightpoles

Polo Grounds Light Poles Moved

to Phoenix Municipal Stadium

1964