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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
8
5
BOS
@CLE
7
11
WSH
@DET
5
6
PHA
@SLB
5
1
CHC
@NYG
8
4
CHC
@NYG
1
2
Monday, August 24, 1931,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Yankees
8
71-49
 Won 6 
3rd, 15½ GB
at White Sox
5
47-74
 Lost 5 
8th, 40 GB
W: Lefty Gomez (16-7)
L: Tommy Thomas (10-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         1  0  1   3  0  1   0  0  2    8 17  0
White Sox       0  0  4   0  0  0   0  0  1    5  7  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .324 .390 .447 .837 1 0 2·2B
Joe Sewell 3B 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .296 .383 .391 .775 0 4
Babe Ruth LF 4 2 4 3 1 0 5 .383 .500 .709 1.209 2 0 HR,2B
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 0 3 2 0 0 5 .355 .460 .678 1.138 10 0
Ben Chapman RF 4 1 0 0 0 0 5 .307 .397 .483 .880 3 0 HBP
Lyn Lary SS 5 0 0 1 0 0 5 .286 .370 .440 .811 6 6
Bill Dickey C 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 .315 .368 .399 .767 1 1
Tony Lazzeri 2B 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .251 .360 .374 .735 4 4
Lefty Gomez P 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .133 .212 .133 .345 0 1
Team Totals 42 8 17 8 1 0 44 .405 .432 .548 .979 27 16
2B: E Combs 2 (30); B Ruth (26).
HR: B Ruth (37).
HBP: B Chapman (5).
TB: B Ruth 8; E Combs 4; T Lazzeri 3; L Gehrig 3; B Dickey 2; J Sewell 2; L Gomez.
RBI: B Ruth 3 (135); L Gehrig 2 (139); J Sewell (46); B Dickey (53); L Lary (94).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. T Lazzeri-L Lary-L Gehrig; L Lary-L Gehrig.

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lu Blue 1B 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .303 .434 .400 .834 5 0
Billy Sullivan 3B 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .266 .298 .367 .665 1 1 CS
Carl Reynolds CF 2 1 0 1 2 0 4 .299 .337 .444 .781 9 1 SB
Lew Fonseca LF 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .333 .375 .447 .822 1 0
Bob Fothergill RF 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .303 .349 .411 .760 4 0 SB
Luke Appling SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .224 .308 .309 .617 1 2 2B
John Kerr 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .264 .318 .330 .648 4 2
Frank Grube C 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .229 .292 .313 .605 2 1
Tommy Thomas P 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .200 .233 .229 .461 0 1
   Smead Jolley PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .471 .500 .794 1.294
Team Totals 32 5 7 4 6 1 38 .219 .342 .250 .592 27 8
2B: L Appling (5).
TB: L Appling 2; F Grube 2; L Fonseca; T Thomas; J Kerr; L Blue.
RBI: J Kerr (40); B Fothergill (47); L Fonseca (71); C Reynolds (63).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Kerr-L Blue.
Baserunning
SB: C Reynolds (15); B Fothergill (2).
CS: B Sullivan (3).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Gomez, W (16-7) 9 7 5 5 6 1 0 2.93 38 48
Team Totals 9 7 5 5 6 1 0 5.00 38 48

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Tommy Thomas, L (10-12) 9 17 8 6 1 0 1 4.54 44 24
Team Totals 9 17 8 6 1 0 1 6.00 44 24
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: T Thomas (4).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Harry Geisel, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - George Hildebrand.
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 Lu Blue 1B
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Billy Sullivan 3B
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Carl Reynolds CF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Lew Fonseca LF
5 Ben Chapman RF 5 Bob Fothergill RF
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 Lefty Gomez P 9 Tommy Thomas P

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