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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
8
6
NYY
@CHW
9
4
BOS
@CLE
0
13
BOS
@CLE
0
10
WSH
@DET
10
3
WSH
@DET
4
0
 
(10)
PHA
@SLB
3
0
PHA
@SLB
4
5
 
(12)
CIN
@BSN
2
0
CIN
@BSN
8
4
 
(6)
Tuesday, June 23, 1931,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Yankees
8
30-25
 Won 1 
3rd, 11½ GB
at White Sox
6
20-35
 Lost 1 
7th, 22½ GB
W: Hank Johnson (7-3)
L: Hal McKain (6-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  2  0   0  2  0   0  0  4    8 13  1
White Sox       2  0  0   1  0  0   0  2  1    6  7  2

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .333 .384 .434 .818 5 0
Lyn Lary SS 4 2 1 0 0 0 5 .320 .413 .511 .925 3 2 HBP
Babe Ruth LF 4 2 1 2 1 0 5 .394 .534 .729 1.263 0 0 HR
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .342 .459 .671 1.130 7 0
Ben Chapman RF 4 1 1 2 1 0 5 .317 .387 .487 .874 4 0 2B
Joe Sewell 3B 5 1 3 3 0 0 5 .303 .430 .382 .812 0 5 2·2B
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .217 .356 .325 .682 3 1
Cy Perkins C 5 0 3 1 0 0 5 .188 .278 .188 .465 4 2
Hank Johnson P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .167 .231 .278 .509 1 0
   Bill Dickey PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .304 .348 .382 .730
   Lefty Weinert P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0
   Lefty Gomez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .087 .000 .087 0 1
Team Totals 40 8 13 8 3 1 44 .325 .386 .475 .861 27 11
2B: B Chapman (11); J Sewell 2 (6).
HR: B Ruth (14).
HBP: L Lary (4).
TB: J Sewell 5; B Ruth 4; C Perkins 3; L Gehrig 3; B Chapman 2; L Lary; E Combs.
RBI: J Sewell 3 (9); B Chapman 2 (50); B Ruth 2 (53); C Perkins (2).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
E: T Lazzeri (6).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Mel Simons CF-LF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .314 .362 .372 .733 3 0
Bill Cissell SS 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .196 .250 .259 .509 3 4
   Luke Appling PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .211 .318 .289 .608
Lu Blue 1B 3 1 1 0 1 1 5 .290 .439 .390 .829 8 1 3B,SH
Lew Fonseca LF-2B 5 1 1 2 0 0 5 .344 .381 .482 .863 2 1 2B
Johnny Watwood RF 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 .264 .366 .384 .750 4 0 HBP,SH
John Kerr 2B 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .359 .432 .449 .881 3 1 2B,CS
   Carl Reynolds PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .324 .387 .449 .835
   Ike Eichrodt CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .204 .211 .257 .467 0 0
Irv Jeffries 3B 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .227 .266 .311 .577 2 1 SB
Bennie Tate C 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .222 .305 .252 .556 2 2
   Frank Grube PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .163 .226 .204 .430 2B
Ted Lyons P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .231 .167 .397 0 0
   Hal McKain P 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .097 .222 .226 .448 0 3 SH
   Pat Caraway P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .250 .450 0 0
   Red Faber P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .100 .000 .100 0 0
   Bob Fothergill PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .320 .374 .420 .794 HBP
Team Totals 29 6 7 5 6 4 40 .241 .405 .414 .819 27 13
2B: L Fonseca (17); J Kerr (2); F Grube (2).
3B: L Blue (6).
SH: L Blue (4); J Watwood (8); H McKain (1).
HBP: B Fothergill (2); J Watwood (1).
TB: L Blue 3; M Simons 2; J Kerr 2; L Fonseca 2; F Grube 2; I Jeffries.
RBI: L Fonseca 2 (30); J Kerr (11); L Appling (11); C Reynolds (20).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Blue-B Cissell-L Blue; L Fonseca-J Kerr.
E: J Kerr (8); B Cissell (11).
Baserunning
SB: I Jeffries (1).
CS: J Kerr (1).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Johnson, W (7-3) 8 6 5 5 5 4 0 4.79 34 49
Lefty Weinert 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 4.15 2
Lefty Gomez, S (2) 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.36 4
Team Totals 9 7 6 6 6 4 0 6.00 40 49

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ted Lyons 1.1 3 2 2 1 0 0 4.94 8 39
Hal McKain, L (6-4) 7 8 4 4 0 1 1 4.84 30
Pat Caraway 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 0 3.95 4
Red Faber 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.09 2
Team Totals 9 13 8 8 3 1 1 8.00 44 39
Balks: None.
WP: H Johnson (3).
HBP: H McKain (2); H Johnson (1); L Weinert (5).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McGowan, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Dick Nallin.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Chicago White Sox
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Mel Simons CF
2 Lyn Lary SS 2 Bill Cissell SS
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Lu Blue 1B
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Lew Fonseca LF
5 Ben Chapman RF 5 Johnny Watwood RF
6 Joe Sewell 3B 6 John Kerr 2B
7 Tony Lazzeri 2B 7 Irv Jeffries 3B
8 Cy Perkins C 8 Bennie Tate C
9 Hank Johnson P 9 Ted Lyons P

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