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Scores
Standings
DET
@CHW
5
2
 
(5)
PHA
@NYY
0
13
BOS
@WSH
3
0
BRO
@BSN
3
4
STL
@CIN
0
5
NYG
@PHI
1
0
CHC
@PIT
1
0
Saturday, August 10, 1940,
, Comiskey Park I
Attendance: 17,247, Time of Game: 1:06
Tigers
5
64-42
 Won 1 
1st
at White Sox
2
51-50
 Lost 1 
4th, 10½ GB
W: Schoolboy Rowe (11-2)
L: Thornton Lee (9-8)
                1  2  3   4  5    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  3  0   0  2    5  7  1
White Sox       1  1  0   0  0    2  8  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Bartell SS 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .252 .336 .359 .695 0 4
Pete Fox RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .314 .354 .410 .764 0 0
Barney McCosky CF 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .348 .419 .504 .922 2 0
Hank Greenberg LF 3 1 1 2 0 1 3 .328 .414 .614 1.028 3 0 HR
Rudy York 1B 2 1 0 0 1 1 3 .319 .424 .580 1.004 8 0
Pinky Higgins 3B 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .283 .374 .441 .815 0 0
Birdie Tebbetts C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .284 .332 .372 .704 2 0
Scat Metha 2B 2 1 2 2 0 0 2 .243 .282 .297 .579 0 3 3B,CS
Schoolboy Rowe P 2 0 1 1 0 1 2 .255 .286 .447 .733 0 0
Team Totals 22 5 7 5 1 6 23 .318 .348 .545 .893 15 7
3B: S Metha (1).
HR: H Greenberg (22).
TB: S Metha 4; H Greenberg 4; S Rowe; P Fox; B McCosky; D Bartell.
RBI: S Metha 2 (3); H Greenberg 2 (98); S Rowe (15).
Team LOB: 3.
Fielding
E: B McCosky (3).
Baserunning
CS: S Metha (1).

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Skeeter Webb 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .225 .289 .289 .578 2 2
Mike Kreevich CF 3 1 2 0 0 0 3 .269 .312 .411 .723 1 0 2B
Joe Kuhel 1B 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .300 .373 .515 .888 3 0
Luke Appling SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .338 .410 .441 .852 1 1
Taffy Wright RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .333 .371 .447 .818 0 0
Larry Rosenthal LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .274 .423 .387 .810 1 0
Mike Tresh C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .299 .364 .368 .732 7 1
Bob Kennedy 3B 2 1 2 0 0 0 2 .261 .308 .341 .648 0 0
Thornton Lee P 2 0 1 1 0 1 2 .296 .321 .370 .692 0 0 2B
Team Totals 23 2 8 2 0 2 23 .348 .348 .435 .783 15 4
2B: M Kreevich (15); T Lee (4).
TB: M Kreevich 3; T Lee 2; B Kennedy 2; J Kuhel; T Wright; L Appling.
RBI: T Lee (4); J Kuhel (68).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: L Appling (17).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Schoolboy Rowe, W (11-2) 5 8 2 2 0 2 0 3.50 23 45
Team Totals 5 8 2 2 0 2 0 3.60 23 45

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Thornton Lee, L (9-8) 5 7 5 4 1 6 1 3.52 23 40
Team Totals 5 7 5 4 1 6 1 7.20 23 40
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Eddie Rommel, 1B - John Quinn, 2B - George Moriarty, 3B - Cal Hubbard.
Time of Game: 1:06.
Attendance: 17,247.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         Chicago White Sox
1 Dick Bartell SS 1 Skeeter Webb 2B
2 Pete Fox RF 2 Mike Kreevich CF
3 Barney McCosky CF 3 Joe Kuhel 1B
4 Hank Greenberg LF 4 Luke Appling SS
5 Rudy York 1B 5 Taffy Wright RF
6 Pinky Higgins 3B 6 Larry Rosenthal LF
7 Birdie Tebbetts C 7 Mike Tresh C
8 Scat Metha 2B 8 Bob Kennedy 3B
9 Schoolboy Rowe P 9 Thornton Lee P

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