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Scores
Standings
WSH
@BOS
9
6
DET
@CHW
2
1
PHA
@NYY
4
9
CLE
@SLB
6
4
BSN
@BRO
6
8
NYG
@PHI
5
2
CHC
@PIT
9
4
Wednesday, April 24, 1940,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 1,500, Time of Game: 1:50
Tigers
2
4-2
 Won 3 
2nd, ½ GB
at White Sox
1
1-4
 Lost 2 
7th, 3 GB
W: Tommy Bridges (2-0)
L: Johnny Rigney (0-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  1  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    2  8  2
White Sox       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  0    1  5  0

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Barney McCosky CF 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .450 .621 .550 1.171 2 0
Bruce Campbell RF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .364 .462 .455 .916 1 0
Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .130 .259 .261 .520 3 2
Hank Greenberg LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .217 .308 .435 .742 2 0 GDP
Rudy York 1B 3 1 1 1 1 1 4 .292 .346 .625 .971 10 1 HR
Pinky Higgins 3B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .304 .385 .391 .776 0 1 GDP
Dick Bartell SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .250 .375 .300 .675 1 2
Birdie Tebbetts C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .211 .211 .211 .421 8 2
Tommy Bridges P 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .143 .143 .143 .286 0 2
Team Totals 33 2 8 2 5 5 38 .242 .342 .333 .675 27 10
HR: R York (1).
TB: R York 4; P Higgins 2; B McCosky; B Tebbetts; D Bartell; B Campbell; T Bridges.
GIDP: H Greenberg (1); P Higgins (1).
RBI: B Tebbetts (1); R York (3).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. R York-D Bartell; D Bartell-C Gehringer-R York.
E: R York (2); C Gehringer (1).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bob Kennedy 3B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .250 .286 .250 .536 2 2 GDP
Joe Kuhel 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .200 .273 .500 .773 12 0 GDP
Mike Kreevich CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .100 .182 .100 .282 3 0
Moose Solters LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .150 .190 .200 .390 0 0
Luke Appling SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .222 .263 .333 .596 0 1 2B
Taffy Wright RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .368 .400 .474 .874 1 0 CS
Eric McNair 2B 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .235 .235 .294 .529 3 5
Mike Tresh C 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .375 .412 .438 .849 6 0
Johnny Rigney P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 3
   Larry Rosenthal 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000 .333 .000 .333
   Clint Brown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 0 0
Team Totals 31 1 5 0 2 7 33 .161 .212 .194 .406 27 11
2B: L Appling (2).
TB: L Appling 2; E McNair; M Kreevich; M Tresh; T Wright.
GIDP: B Kennedy (1); J Kuhel (2).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Appling-E McNair-J Kuhel; B Kennedy-E McNair-J Kuhel.
Baserunning
CS: T Wright (1).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Tommy Bridges, W (2-0) 9 5 1 1 2 7 0 1.50 33 78
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 2 7 0 1.00 33 78

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Johnny Rigney, L (0-2) 8 8 2 2 5 4 1 5.14 35 57
Clint Brown 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.40 3
Team Totals 9 8 2 2 5 5 1 2.00 38 57
Balks: None.
WP: J Rigney (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Grieve, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Steve Basil.
Time of Game: 1:50.
Attendance: 1,500.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Chicago White Sox
1 Barney McCosky CF 1 Bob Kennedy 3B
2 Bruce Campbell RF 2 Joe Kuhel 1B
3 Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 Mike Kreevich CF
4 Hank Greenberg LF 4 Moose Solters LF
5 Rudy York 1B 5 Luke Appling SS
6 Pinky Higgins 3B 6 Taffy Wright RF
7 Dick Bartell SS 7 Eric McNair 2B
8 Birdie Tebbetts C 8 Mike Tresh C
9 Tommy Bridges P 9 Johnny Rigney P

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