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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
4
5
PHA
@DET
5
1
BOS
@SLB
3
1
CHC
@BRO
2
5
STL
@NYG
6
4
 
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Sunday, August 5, 1928,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 35,000, Time of Game: 2:21
Yankees
4
72-34
 Lost 1 
1st
at White Sox
5
49-58
 Won 1 
5th, 23½ GB
W: Ed Walsh (3-3)
L: Hank Johnson (8-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   1  1  0   0  0  2    4 10  0
White Sox       1  1  1   0  0  0   0  2  X    5  7  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .321 .389 .483 .872 3 0 SB
Gene Robertson 3B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .297 .332 .349 .680 2 1
Babe Ruth LF 4 1 2 1 1 1 5 .330 .467 .769 1.236 3 0 2B
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 0 2 2 0 1 5 .358 .454 .611 1.066 7 1 2B
   Mike Gazella PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Bob Meusel RF 5 0 1 0 0 2 5 .293 .343 .487 .830 2 0 2B
Mark Koenig SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .308 .355 .413 .768 2 0
Leo Durocher 2B 2 0 1 1 1 0 4 .279 .339 .341 .681 1 3 CS,HBP
Johnny Grabowski C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .261 .301 .330 .631 3 0
   Ben Paschal PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .357 .438 .536 .973
   Pat Collins C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .358 .344 .702 1 0
Hank Johnson P 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .245 .245 .321 .566 0 2
   Wilcy Moore P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .200 .143 .343 0 0
   Cedric Durst PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .284 .304 .376 .680
Team Totals 36 4 10 4 4 9 41 .278 .366 .361 .727 24 7
2B: B Ruth (22); L Gehrig (26); B Meusel (32).
HBP: L Durocher (3).
TB: B Ruth 3; L Gehrig 3; G Robertson 2; B Meusel 2; M Koenig; J Grabowski; L Durocher.
RBI: L Gehrig 2 (95); B Ruth (104); L Durocher (20).
Team LOB: 10.
Baserunning
SB: E Combs (5).
CS: L Durocher (3).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Mostil CF 3 1 0 0 1 2 4 .288 .387 .379 .766 2 0
Bill Hunnefield 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .298 .361 .355 .716 1 1
Alex Metzler RF 4 2 1 0 0 0 4 .295 .399 .425 .824 5 0 3B,SB
Bibb Falk LF 3 0 0 2 0 0 4 .288 .346 .396 .743 3 0 SH
Willie Kamm 3B 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .296 .380 .411 .791 2 0 2B,SB
Bud Clancy 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .273 .332 .368 .700 3 0
Bill Cissell SS 2 1 1 1 1 0 4 .274 .328 .349 .677 2 1 SB,HBP
Moe Berg C 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .315 .339 .435 .774 9 1
Ed Walsh P 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .167 .167 .278 .444 0 2 2B
Team Totals 30 5 7 5 4 4 36 .233 .343 .367 .710 27 5
2B: W Kamm (23); E Walsh (2).
3B: A Metzler (12).
SH: B Falk (6).
HBP: B Cissell (1).
TB: A Metzler 3; W Kamm 3; E Walsh 2; B Hunnefield 2; B Cissell.
RBI: B Falk 2 (31); B Cissell (50); E Walsh (1); W Kamm (59).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: J Mostil (6).
Baserunning
SB: A Metzler (12); W Kamm (10); B Cissell (17).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Johnson, L (8-6) 7.1 7 5 5 4 3 0 4.44 34 43
Wilcy Moore 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.44 2
Team Totals 8 7 5 5 4 4 0 5.62 36 43

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ed Walsh, W (3-3) 9 10 4 3 4 9 0 3.74 41 58
Team Totals 9 10 4 3 4 9 0 3.00 41 58
Balks: None.
WP: H Johnson (3); E Walsh 2 (3).
HBP: H Johnson (8); E Walsh (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - Bill Dinneen, 2B - (none), 3B - Dick Nallin.
Time of Game: 2:21.
Attendance: 35,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Chicago White Sox
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Johnny Mostil CF
2 Gene Robertson 3B 2 Bill Hunnefield 2B
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Alex Metzler RF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Bibb Falk LF
5 Bob Meusel RF 5 Willie Kamm 3B
6 Mark Koenig SS 6 Bud Clancy 1B
7 Leo Durocher 2B 7 Bill Cissell SS
8 Johnny Grabowski C 8 Moe Berg C
9 Hank Johnson P 9 Ed Walsh P

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