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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
10
4
NYY
@CHW
9
1
BOS
@CLE
3
4
WSH
@DET
6
5
PHA
@SLB
0
1
PHA
@SLB
10
0
PIT
@BRO
4
5
PIT
@BRO
4
5
STL
@BSN
16
1
STL
@BSN
1
0
 
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Sunday, August 23, 1931,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 52,000, Time of Game: 1:57
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Yankees
9
70-49
 Won 5 
3rd, 15½ GB
at White Sox
1
47-73
 Lost 4 
7th, 39 GB
W: Ed Wells (9-3)
L: Vic Frazier (10-13)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         2  0  2   2  1  0   2  0  0    9 14  1
White Sox       0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  5  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 0 1 1 0 2 5 .323 .390 .443 .833 3 0 CS
Joe Sewell 3B 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .294 .383 .391 .774 1 3 2B
Babe Ruth LF 3 2 2 0 2 0 5 .377 .495 .697 1.192 1 0 2B,SB
   Samuel Byrd LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .347 .385 .732 0 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 2 2 2 0 1 5 .353 .459 .678 1.137 12 0 3B
Ben Chapman RF 3 1 2 3 1 0 5 .310 .399 .487 .886 2 0 HR,2·SB,HBP
Lyn Lary SS 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .289 .374 .445 .819 2 3
Bill Dickey C 5 1 3 1 0 0 5 .313 .367 .399 .766 4 1 3B,CS
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 1 2 2 1 1 5 .246 .357 .371 .729 2 4 2B
Gordon Rhodes P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100 .100 .200 .300 0 2
   Ed Wells P 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .227 .244 .318 .563 0 0
Team Totals 38 9 14 9 5 6 44 .368 .455 .632 1.086 27 13
2B: J Sewell (16); B Ruth (25); T Lazzeri (16).
3B: L Gehrig (13); B Dickey (5).
HR: B Chapman (15).
HBP: B Chapman (4).
TB: B Chapman 5; B Dickey 5; L Gehrig 4; T Lazzeri 3; B Ruth 3; J Sewell 3; E Combs.
RBI: B Chapman 3 (103); L Gehrig 2 (137); T Lazzeri 2 (60); B Dickey (52); E Combs (47).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. T Lazzeri-L Lary-L Gehrig.
E: L Lary (40).
Baserunning
SB: B Ruth (5); B Chapman 2 (49).
CS: E Combs (2); B Dickey (1).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lu Blue 1B 3 0 1 0 2 1 5 .304 .435 .401 .836 10 0 2B
Billy Sullivan 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .270 .296 .372 .668 1 2 SH
Carl Reynolds RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .300 .336 .446 .782 3 0
Lew Fonseca LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .333 .374 .448 .822 2 0
Johnny Watwood CF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .294 .385 .382 .767 2 0 SB
Luke Appling SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .224 .309 .304 .614 0 4 SB
John Kerr 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .264 .318 .331 .650 2 4 2B
Frank Grube C 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .223 .288 .309 .597 7 2
Vic Frazier P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .225 .257 .254 .510 0 1
   Irv Jeffries PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .223 .269 .301 .570
   Jim Moore P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .077 .077 .154 .231 0 1
   Bob Fothergill PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .308 .354 .418 .772
Team Totals 31 1 5 1 6 2 38 .161 .297 .226 .523 27 14
2B: L Blue (17); J Kerr (12).
SH: B Sullivan (5).
TB: J Kerr 2; L Blue 2; V Frazier; J Watwood; B Fothergill.
RBI: F Grube (17).
Team LOB: 10.
Baserunning
SB: J Watwood (3); L Appling (3).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Gordon Rhodes 1.2 1 1 1 4 1 0 3.76 10 46
Ed Wells, W (9-3) 7.1 4 0 0 2 1 0 4.15 28
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 6 2 0 1.00 38 46

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vic Frazier, L (10-13) 7 13 9 9 4 6 1 4.60 37 17
Jim Moore 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.68 7
Team Totals 9 14 9 9 5 6 1 9.00 44 17
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: V Frazier (5).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Hildebrand, 1B - Harry Geisel, 2B - (none), 3B - Red Ormsby.
Time of Game: 1:57.
Attendance: 52,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Chicago White Sox
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Lu Blue 1B
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Billy Sullivan 3B
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Carl Reynolds RF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Lew Fonseca LF
5 Ben Chapman RF 5 Johnny Watwood CF
6 Lyn Lary SS 6 Luke Appling SS
7 Bill Dickey C 7 John Kerr 2B
8 Tony Lazzeri 2B 8 Frank Grube C
9 Gordon Rhodes P 9 Vic Frazier P

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