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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
4
8
NYY
@CLE
1
7
PHA
@DET
5
6
WSH
@SLB
3
5
PIT
@BRO
9
4
CHC
@BSN
7
4
CIN
@NYG
12
3
STL
@PHI
4
1
Wednesday, May 15, 1929,
, League Park II
Attendance: 10,000, Time of Game: 2:05
Yankees
1
13-8
 Lost 4 
2nd, ½ GB
at Indians
7
12-12
 Won 2 
5th, 3 GB
W: Joe Shaute (3-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    1  8  1
Indians         0  2  0   0  0  1   3  1  X    7  9  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .267 .313 .356 .668 0 1
Mark Koenig 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .292 .337 .472 .809 0 0
Babe Ruth RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .347 .472 .625 1.097 4 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .359 .457 .705 1.162 10 0 HR
Bob Meusel LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .262 .303 .417 .720 2 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .304 .337 .519 .856 1 4
Leo Durocher SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .230 .305 .257 .562 1 3
Arndt Jorgens C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .389 .421 .500 .921 6 0
George Pipgras P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .357 .400 .429 .829 0 0
   Ben Paschal PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Ed Wells P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Wilcy Moore P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Tom Zachary P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 0
Team Totals 33 1 8 1 1 1 34 .242 .265 .333 .598 24 8
HR: L Gehrig (8).
TB: L Gehrig 4; T Lazzeri 2; M Koenig 2; G Pipgras; B Meusel; A Jorgens.
RBI: L Gehrig (20).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: M Koenig (5).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Charlie Jamieson LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .395 .490 .500 .990 3 0
Lew Fonseca 1B 4 0 1 2 0 1 4 .358 .371 .421 .792 14 1 2B
Earl Averill CF 3 2 2 0 1 1 4 .330 .422 .523 .944 5 0 3B,SB
Joe Sewell 3B 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .260 .283 .333 .616 0 2 SH
Bibb Falk RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .289 .319 .378 .697 0 0 2B
Luke Sewell C 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .225 .262 .263 .524 1 0
Jackie Tavener SS 4 2 1 1 0 2 4 .230 .277 .295 .572 1 7
Carl Lind 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .196 .237 .239 .476 3 1 2B
Joe Shaute P 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .333 .412 .533 .945 0 3 2B
Team Totals 32 7 9 7 2 5 35 .281 .324 .469 .792 27 14
2B: L Fonseca (6); B Falk (4); C Lind (4); J Shaute (3).
3B: E Averill (2).
SH: J Sewell (4).
TB: E Averill 4; B Falk 2; L Fonseca 2; C Lind 2; J Shaute 2; J Tavener; C Jamieson; L Sewell.
RBI: L Fonseca 2 (12); J Tavener (5); C Lind (5); L Sewell (12); J Sewell (10); J Shaute (2).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Fonseca-J Tavener-L Fonseca; J Tavener-C Lind-L Fonseca.
Baserunning
SB: E Averill (5).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Pipgras, L (3-2) 6 5 3 3 0 4 0 4.50 23 54
Ed Wells 0.2 2 3 3 0 0 0 16.20 5
Wilcy Moore 0.2 2 1 1 2 0 0 5.40 5
Tom Zachary 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.97 2
Team Totals 8 9 7 7 2 5 0 7.88 35 54

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Shaute, W (3-2) 9 8 1 1 1 1 1 3.74 34 67
Team Totals 9 8 1 1 1 1 1 1.00 34 67
Balks: None.
WP: W Moore (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bick Campbell, 1B - Harry Geisel, 2B - (none), 3B - Brick Owens.
Time of Game: 2:05.
Attendance: 10,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Cleveland Indians
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Charlie Jamieson LF
2 Mark Koenig 3B 2 Lew Fonseca 1B
3 Babe Ruth RF 3 Earl Averill CF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Joe Sewell 3B
5 Bob Meusel LF 5 Bibb Falk RF
6 Tony Lazzeri 2B 6 Luke Sewell C
7 Leo Durocher SS 7 Jackie Tavener SS
8 Arndt Jorgens C 8 Carl Lind 2B
9 George Pipgras P 9 Joe Shaute P

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