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Standings
BOS
@CHW
3
1
NYY
@CLE
7
3
PHA
@DET
6
7
WSH
@SLB
4
6
STL
@BRO
8
9
STL
@BRO
17
10
CHC
@NYG
6
0
PIT
@PHI
2
7
Monday, July 21, 1930,
, League Park II
Attendance: 4,000, Time of Game: 2:15
Yankees
7
53-37
 Won 1 
3rd, 7½ GB
at Indians
3
46-46
 Lost 1 
4th, 15½ GB
W: Ed Wells (8-2)
L: Jake Miller (2-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
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Yankees         0  1  2   1  0  1   0  2  0    7 11  0
Indians         0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  2    3 12  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Samuel Byrd LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .321 .387 .436 .823 -0.064 0.78 0.000 -0.064 -0.9 2 0
   Earle Combs PH-LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .356 .432 .537 .969 -0.011 0.20 0.000 -0.011 -0.9 0 0
Lyn Lary SS 4 1 1 0 1 1 5 .289 .367 .412 .779 0.016 0.40 0.047 -0.031 -0.0 1 6 2B
Babe Ruth RF 4 1 1 2 1 2 5 .369 .508 .814 1.322 0.097 0.48 0.138 -0.041 0.8 0 0 HR,GDP
Tony Lazzeri 2B 5 2 3 0 0 0 5 .329 .401 .490 .890 0.050 0.38 0.059 -0.009 0.6 2 2
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 1 2 2 0 2 5 .383 .483 .757 1.239 0.096 0.55 0.124 -0.028 1.8 11 1 HR,2B
Harry Rice CF 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .316 .385 .444 .829 -0.029 0.56 0.040 -0.069 -0.2 3 0 HR
Ben Chapman 3B 3 0 0 1 1 0 4 .299 .361 .457 .818 -0.027 0.56 0.001 -0.028 -0.4 1 2
Bubbles Hargrave C 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .283 .336 .354 .690 0.038 0.49 0.043 -0.005 1.1 4 1 2B,IW
Ed Wells P 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .235 .278 .235 .513 -0.002 0.67 0.054 -0.056 -0.6 1 2
Team Totals 37 7 11 7 4 5 41 .297 .366 .622 .987 0.164 0.51 0.506 -0.342 1.3 * 14
* - Putouts and assists are not known for the fielders.
2B: L Gehrig (26, off J Miller); L Lary (9, off J Miller); B Hargrave (7, off J Miller).
HR: B Ruth (35, off J Miller, 3rd inn, 1 on, 1 out to RF); H Rice (6, off J Miller, 6th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to RF); L Gehrig (28, off B Bean, 8th inn, 1 on, 0 outs to CF).
IBB: B Hargrave (1, by J Miller).
TB: L Gehrig 6; H Rice 4; B Ruth 4; T Lazzeri 3; B Hargrave 3; L Lary 2; E Wells.
GIDP: B Ruth ().
RBI: B Ruth 2 (93); L Gehrig 2 (109); H Rice (69); B Chapman (51); E Wells (2).
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. T Lazzeri-L Lary-L Gehrig.

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bob Seeds LF 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .279 .313 .373 .686 -0.167 1.32 0.012 -0.179 -1.4 3 0
Dick Porter RF 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .345 .422 .487 .909 -0.013 0.73 0.053 -0.067 0.3 1 0
Ed Morgan 1B 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .333 .400 .619 1.019 -0.103 0.78 0.000 -0.103 -1.7 6 0
Johnny Hodapp 2B 5 1 4 1 0 0 5 .362 .401 .508 .909 0.072 0.57 0.085 -0.013 1.1 2 1 3B,2B
Earl Averill CF 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .351 .416 .515 .931 -0.112 0.96 0.011 -0.123 -0.7 5 0
Joe Sewell 3B 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 .291 .383 .372 .755 0.008 0.70 0.077 -0.069 0.5 1 1 3B
Joe Sprinz C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .091 .091 .182 .273 -0.043 0.72 0.042 -0.085 -1.3 6 1 2B,GDP
Jonah Goldman SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .241 .302 .328 .629 -0.010 0.63 0.030 -0.040 -0.2 3 3
Jake Miller P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .286 .286 .381 .667 -0.003 0.94 0.019 -0.021 -0.1 0 0
   Wes Ferrell PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .258 .355 .409 .764 0.031 1.50 0.031 0.000 0.3
   Ray Gardner PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Belve Bean P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .353 .353 .412 .765 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 2
   Charlie Jamieson PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .293 .356 .367 .723 0.005 0.16 0.005 0.000 0.4
Team Totals 38 3 12 3 4 4 42 .316 .381 .474 .855 -0.335 0.81 0.365 -0.700 -2.7 27 8
2B: J Sprinz (1, off E Wells); J Hodapp (28, off E Wells).
3B: J Hodapp (7, off E Wells); J Sewell (4, off E Wells).
TB: J Hodapp 7; J Sewell 4; J Sprinz 2; D Porter; B Seeds; J Miller; J Goldman; E Averill.
GIDP: J Sprinz ().
RBI: E Averill (60); J Hodapp (70); J Sewell (36).
2-out RBI: E Averill.
Team LOB: 12.
With RISP: 5 for 15.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Hodapp-J Goldman-E Morgan.

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ed Wells, W (8-2) 9 12 3 3 4 4 0 4.47 42 51 0.335 0.81 2.7
Team Totals 9 12 3 3 4 4 0 3.00 42 51 0.335 0.81 2.7

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jake Miller, L (2-4) 6 8 5 5 1 4 2 8.28 27 39 -0.152 0.70 -1.2
Belve Bean 3 3 2 2 3 1 1 6.16 14 0 0 -0.012 0.13 -0.1
Team Totals 9 11 7 7 4 5 3 7.00 41 39 0 0 -0.164 0.51 -1.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: J Miller (3; B Hargrave).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Brick Owens, 1B - Bick Campbell, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill McGowan.
Time of Game: 2:15.
Attendance: 4,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 94° F.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Cleveland Indians
1 Samuel Byrd LF 1 Bob Seeds LF
2 Lyn Lary SS 2 Dick Porter RF
3 Babe Ruth RF 3 Ed Morgan 1B
4 Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 Johnny Hodapp 2B
5 Lou Gehrig 1B 5 Earl Averill CF
6 Harry Rice CF 6 Joe Sewell 3B
7 Ben Chapman 3B 7 Joe Sprinz C
8 Bubbles Hargrave C 8 Jonah Goldman SS
9 Ed Wells P 9 Jake Miller P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t3 1-0 1 -2- RR NYY B. Ruth J. Miller 14% 75% Home Run; Lary Scores
t2 0-0 0 1-- NYY L. Gehrig J. Miller 9% 63% Double to RF; Lazzeri to 3B
b6 1-5 2 123 O CLE B. Seeds E. Wells 8% 92% Flyball: CF
b6 0-5 1 -2- R CLE J. Sewell E. Wells -7% 85% Triple to CF; Hodapp Scores
b2 0-1 2 1-3 O CLE B. Seeds E. Wells 5% 60% Strikeout

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Jake Miller facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O NYY S. Byrd J. Miller -2% 48% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 --- O NYY L. Lary J. Miller -2% 46% Foul Flyball: C
t1 0-0 2 --- O NYY B. Ruth J. Miller -1% 45% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Indians Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Ed Wells facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O CLE B. Seeds E. Wells 2% 47% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 1 --- CLE D. Porter E. Wells -2% 45% Walk
b1 0-0 1 1-- O CLE E. Morgan E. Wells 3% 48% Popfly: 2B
b1 0-0 2 1-- CLE J. Hodapp E. Wells -2% 46% Single to CF; Porter to 2B
b1 0-0 2 12- O CLE E. Averill E. Wells 4% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 0, Indians 0.
Top of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Indians' Jake Miller facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- NYY T. Lazzeri J. Miller 4% 54% Single to RF
t2 0-0 0 1-- NYY L. Gehrig J. Miller 9% 63% Double to RF; Lazzeri to 3B
t2 0-0 0 -23 O NYY H. Rice J. Miller -5% 58% Flyball: 2B
t2 0-0 1 -23 RO NYY B. Chapman J. Miller -1% 58% Groundout: SS-1B; Lazzeri Scores; Gehrig to 3B
t2 1-0 2 --3 NYY B. Hargrave J. Miller 1% 59% Intentional Walk
t2 1-0 2 1-3 O NYY E. Wells J. Miller -5% 54% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 1, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-1, Yankees' Ed Wells facing 6-7-8
b2 0-1 0 --- O CLE J. Sewell E. Wells 3% 57% Groundout: P-SS-1B
b2 0-1 1 --- CLE J. Sprinz E. Wells -4% 52% Double (CF-RF)
b2 0-1 1 -2- O CLE J. Goldman E. Wells 4% 56% Popfly: 1B
b2 0-1 2 -2- CLE J. Miller E. Wells -2% 54% Single to 2B; Sprinz to 3B
b2 0-1 2 1-3 O CLE B. Seeds E. Wells 5% 60% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 1, Indians 0.
Top of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Ahead 1-0, Indians' Jake Miller facing 1-2-3
t3 1-0 0 --- O NYY S. Byrd J. Miller -2% 57% Lineout: RF
t3 1-0 1 --- NYY L. Lary J. Miller 4% 61% Double to LF
t3 1-0 1 -2- RR NYY B. Ruth J. Miller 14% 75% Home Run; Lary Scores
t3 3-0 1 --- NYY T. Lazzeri J. Miller 2% 77% Single to RF
t3 3-0 1 1-- O NYY L. Gehrig J. Miller -2% 75% Strikeout
t3 3-0 2 1-- O NYY H. Rice J. Miller -2% 73% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 3, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Indians Batting, Behind 0-3, Yankees' Ed Wells facing 2-3-4
b3 0-3 0 --- O CLE D. Porter E. Wells 3% 76% Flyball: LF
b3 0-3 1 --- O CLE E. Morgan E. Wells 2% 77% Strikeout
b3 0-3 2 --- CLE J. Hodapp E. Wells -2% 75% Triple (LF-CF)
b3 0-3 2 --3 O CLE E. Averill E. Wells 4% 79% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 3, Indians 0.
Top of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 3-0, Indians' Jake Miller facing 7-8-9
t4 3-0 0 --- O NYY B. Chapman J. Miller -2% 77% Popfly: SS
t4 3-0 1 --- NYY B. Hargrave J. Miller 3% 80% Double to CF
t4 3-0 1 -2- R NYY E. Wells J. Miller 5% 85% Single to LF; Hargrave Scores
t4 4-0 1 1-- O NYY S. Byrd J. Miller -2% 83% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t4 4-0 2 1-- O NYY L. Lary J. Miller -1% 82% Popfly: 3B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 4, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Ed Wells facing 6-7-8
b4 0-4 0 --- O CLE J. Sewell E. Wells 2% 85% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 0-4 1 --- O CLE J. Sprinz E. Wells 2% 86% Groundout: 1B-P
b4 0-4 2 --- CLE J. Goldman E. Wells -1% 85% Walk
b4 0-4 2 1-- O CLE J. Miller E. Wells 2% 87% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 4, Indians 0.
Top of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-0, Indians' Jake Miller facing 3-4-5
t5 4-0 0 --- O NYY B. Ruth J. Miller -1% 86% Strikeout
t5 4-0 1 --- O NYY T. Lazzeri J. Miller -1% 85% Foul Flyball: LF
t5 4-0 2 --- O NYY L. Gehrig J. Miller -1% 85% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 4, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Ed Wells facing 1-2-3
b5 0-4 0 --- O CLE B. Seeds E. Wells 2% 87% Groundout: 3B-1B
b5 0-4 1 --- O CLE D. Porter E. Wells 2% 89% Flyball: LF
b5 0-4 2 --- O CLE E. Morgan E. Wells 1% 90% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 4, Indians 0.
Top of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-0, Indians' Jake Miller facing 6-7-8
t6 4-0 0 --- R NYY H. Rice J. Miller 4% 94% Home Run
t6 5-0 0 --- O NYY B. Chapman J. Miller -1% 93% Flyball: CF
t6 5-0 1 --- O NYY B. Hargrave J. Miller -0% 93% Flyball: LF
t6 5-0 2 --- O NYY E. Wells J. Miller -0% 92% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 5, Indians 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Indians Batting, Behind 0-5, Yankees' Ed Wells facing 4-5-6
b6 0-5 0 --- CLE J. Hodapp E. Wells -3% 90% Single to CF
b6 0-5 0 1-- O CLE E. Averill E. Wells 2% 92% Groundout: 2B-1B; Hodapp to 2B
b6 0-5 1 -2- R CLE J. Sewell E. Wells -7% 85% Triple to CF; Hodapp Scores
b6 1-5 1 --3 O CLE J. Sprinz E. Wells 5% 90% Fielder's Choice SS; Sewell out at Hm/SS-C-3B; Sprinz to 2B
b6 1-5 2 -2- CLE J. Goldman E. Wells -2% 88% Single to 3B; Sprinz to 3B
Wes Ferrell pinch hits for Jake Miller (P) batting 9th
b6 1-5 2 1-3 CLE W. Ferrell E. Wells -3% 85% Walk; Goldman to 2B
Ray Gardner pinch runs for Wes Ferrell (PH) batting 9th
b6 1-5 2 123 O CLE B. Seeds E. Wells 8% 92% Flyball: CF
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Yankees 5, Indians 1.
Top of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Belve Bean facing 1-2-3
Belve Bean replaces Ray Gardner (PR) pitching and batting 9th
Earle Combs pinch hits for Samuel Byrd (LF) batting 1st
t7 5-1 0 --- O NYY E. Combs B. Bean -1% 92% Flyball: CF
t7 5-1 1 --- NYY L. Lary B. Bean 1% 92% Walk
t7 5-1 1 1-- OO NYY B. Ruth B. Bean -2% 90% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 5, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-5, Yankees' Ed Wells facing 2-3-4
Earle Combs moves from PH to LF
b7 1-5 0 --- O CLE D. Porter E. Wells 2% 93% Groundout: SS-1B
b7 1-5 1 --- O CLE E. Morgan E. Wells 2% 94% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 1-5 2 --- CLE J. Hodapp E. Wells -2% 93% Double to LF
b7 1-5 2 -2- O CLE E. Averill E. Wells 2% 95% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 5, Indians 1.
Top of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 5-1, Indians' Belve Bean facing 4-5-6
t8 5-1 0 --- NYY T. Lazzeri B. Bean 1% 96% Single to CF
t8 5-1 0 1-- RR NYY L. Gehrig B. Bean 3% 99% Home Run; Lazzeri Scores
t8 7-1 0 --- O NYY H. Rice B. Bean -0% 99% Groundout: P-1B
t8 7-1 1 --- NYY B. Chapman B. Bean 0% 99% Walk
t8 7-1 1 1-- NYY B. Hargrave B. Bean 0% 99% Single to CF; Chapman to 3B
t8 7-1 1 1-3 O NYY E. Wells B. Bean -0% 99% Flyball: LF
t8 7-1 2 1-3 O NYY E. Combs B. Bean -0% 98% Lineout: SS
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 7, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-7, Yankees' Ed Wells facing 6-7-8
b8 1-7 0 --- CLE J. Sewell E. Wells -1% 97% Single to P
b8 1-7 0 1-- OO CLE J. Sprinz E. Wells 2% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b8 1-7 2 --- O CLE J. Goldman E. Wells 0% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 7, Indians 1.
Top of the 9th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 7-1, Indians' Belve Bean facing 2-3-4
t9 7-1 0 --- O NYY L. Lary B. Bean -0% 100% Strikeout Looking
t9 7-1 1 --- NYY B. Ruth B. Bean 0% 100% Walk
t9 7-1 1 1-- O NYY T. Lazzeri B. Bean -0% 100% Groundout: C-1B; Ruth to 2B
t9 7-1 2 -2- O NYY L. Gehrig B. Bean -0% 100% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 7, Indians 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Indians Batting, Behind 1-7, Yankees' Ed Wells facing 9-1-2
Charlie Jamieson pinch hits for Belve Bean (P) batting 9th
b9 1-7 0 --- CLE C. Jamieson E. Wells -1% 99% Walk
b9 1-7 0 1-- CLE B. Seeds E. Wells -1% 98% Single; Jamieson to 2B
b9 1-7 0 12- CLE D. Porter E. Wells -3% 95% Single; Jamieson to 3B; Seeds to 2B
b9 1-7 0 123 O CLE E. Morgan E. Wells 3% 98% Strikeout
b9 1-7 1 123 RO CLE J. Hodapp E. Wells 1% 99% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play; Jamieson Scores; Seeds to 3B; Porter to 2B
b9 2-7 2 -23 R CLE E. Averill E. Wells -1% 98% Single; Seeds Scores; Porter to 3B
b9 3-7 2 1-3 O CLE J. Sewell E. Wells 2% 100% Batted Ball: Unknown out on play
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 7, Indians 3.

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