Polo Grounds IV I

Larry Doyle

Chalmers Award

Larry Doyle (NYG)

1912

Chief Meyers

Cycle:

Chief Meyers (NYG)

vs. Chicago Cubs

June 10th, 1912

1912 Christy Mathewson

300th Win:

Christy Mathewson

June 13th, 1912

1913 WS

Athletics Defeat Giants

Win World Series 4-1

October 11th, 1913

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)

Art Fletcher

Art Fletcher (NYG)

Steals 2nd, 3rd & Home

3rd Inning

vs. Brooklyn Robins

September 6th, 1916

1917 WS

White Sox Defeat Giants

Win World Series 4-2

October 15th, 1917

Greasy Neale

Greasy Neale (CIN)

Steals 2nd, 3rd & Home

9th Inning

vs. New York Giants

August 15th, 1919

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

Dave Bancroft

Cycle:

Dave Bancroft (NYG)

vs. Philadelphia Phillies

June 1st, 1921

1921 WS

Giants Defeat Yankees

Win World Series

October 13th, 1921

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 WS

Yankees Defeat Giants

Win World Series 4-2

October 15th, 1923

1924 Grover Cleveland Alexander

300th Win:

Grover Cleveland Alexander

September 20th, 1924

1929 Carl Hubbell

No Hitter:

Carl Hubbell

5-8-29

vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (11-0)

Carl Hubbell

Most Valuable Player

Carl Hubbell (SFG)

1933

1934 AS

July 10th, 1934

American League 9

National League 7

Hank Leiber

Hank Leiber (NYG)

Two Home Runs

2nd Inning

vs. Chicago Cubs

August 24th, 1935

Carl Hubbell 2

Most Valuable Player

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 WS

Yankees Defeat Giants

Win World Series 4-1

October 10th, 1937

Arky Vaughan 3

Cycle:

Arky Vaughan (PIT)

New York Giants

July 19th, 1939

Harry Danning

Cycle:

Harry Danning (NYG)

vs. Pittsburgh Pirates

June 15th, 1940

1942 AS

July 6th, 1942

American League 3

National League 1

1945 Mel Ott

500th Home Run:

Mel Ott

August 1st, 1945

John Ford Smith

Negro Leagues

East-West All Star Game (2-8)

July 29th, 1947

1948 Rex Barney

No Hitter:

Rex Barney (BKN)

9-9-48

vs. New York Giants (2-0)

Willie Mays

N.L. Rookie of the Year

Willie Mays (NYG)

1951

Bobby Thomson

“The Shot Heard Round the World”

Bobby Thomson

October 3rd, 1951

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Most Valuable Player

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

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