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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
1
2
PHA
@CLE
15
10
NYY
@DET
8
5
WSH
@SLB
1
7
WSH
@SLB
4
2
CIN
@BRO
7
5
PIT
@BSN
5
3
STL
@NYG
6
1
Sunday, May 17, 1931,
, League Park II
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:37
Athletics
15
16-7
 Won 9 
1st
at Indians
10
12-15
 Lost 9 
5th, 6 GB
W: Hank McDonald (1-1)
L: Pete Appleton (0-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       3  2  0   0  2  3   0  2  3   15 18  2
Indians         1  5  0   2  1  0   1  0  0   10 16  3

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 5 1 0 0 1 1 6 .267 .383 .378 .761 5 2
Mule Haas CF 6 4 5 1 0 0 6 .299 .352 .423 .775 1 0 2·2B
Mickey Cochrane C 5 2 2 4 1 0 6 .374 .436 .626 1.062 2 0 HR,2B
Al Simmons LF 5 3 3 3 1 0 6 .424 .470 .804 1.274 0 0 HR,2B
Jimmie Foxx 1B 6 1 1 3 0 1 6 .230 .309 .410 .719 11 1 HR
Bing Miller RF 4 2 2 1 1 0 5 .232 .276 .390 .666 4 0 3B
Jimmy Dykes 3B 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .256 .326 .384 .710 1 1
Joe Boley SS 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .190 .244 .262 .506 2 4
George Earnshaw P 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .167 .167 .333 .500 0 4 2B
   Hank McDonald P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .125 .000 .125 1 3
   Lefty Grove P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 0
Team Totals 46 15 18 15 4 4 50 .391 .440 .739 1.179 27 15
2B: M Haas 2 (7); M Cochrane (6); A Simmons (6); G Earnshaw (1).
3B: B Miller (2).
HR: M Cochrane (5); A Simmons (7); J Foxx (3).
TB: A Simmons 7; M Haas 7; M Cochrane 6; B Miller 4; J Foxx 4; J Boley 2; J Dykes 2; G Earnshaw 2.
RBI: M Cochrane 4 (18); J Foxx 3 (17); A Simmons 3 (31); J Dykes (9); J Boley (6); B Miller (7); G Earnshaw (2); M Haas (9).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Boley-J Foxx.
E: M Haas (1); J Boley (4).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Charlie Jamieson LF 6 2 1 0 0 0 6 .389 .421 .444 .865 1 0
Johnny Burnett SS 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .298 .347 .415 .761 1 2 2B
   Bob Seeds PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .167 .208 .375
Earl Averill CF 4 1 2 3 1 0 5 .376 .407 .590 .996 4 0 HR
Bibb Falk RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .303 .354 .421 .775 2 0
   Dick Porter RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273 .304 .409 .713 0 0
Ed Morgan 1B 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .250 .333 .292 .625 11 0
Johnny Hodapp 2B 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .303 .345 .339 .684 2 3
George Detore 3B 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .286 .423 .381 .804 1 3 2B
Luke Sewell C 5 1 3 2 0 0 5 .341 .426 .511 .937 5 0 2·2B
Wes Ferrell P 3 1 2 3 0 0 3 .478 .478 .913 1.391 0 3 HR,2B
   Pete Appleton P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Clint Brown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .294 .250 .544 0 0
   Glenn Myatt PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .500 .600 .500 1.100
Team Totals 43 10 16 10 4 2 47 .372 .426 .628 1.053 27 11
2B: J Burnett (4); G Detore (2); L Sewell 2 (11); W Ferrell (4).
HR: E Averill (5); W Ferrell (2).
TB: W Ferrell 6; L Sewell 5; E Averill 5; E Morgan 3; G Detore 3; J Hodapp 2; J Burnett 2; C Jamieson.
RBI: E Averill 3 (29); W Ferrell 3 (10); L Sewell 2 (17); G Detore (2); J Burnett (11).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 2. E Morgan; J Burnett-J Hodapp-E Morgan.
E: J Burnett 2 (9); J Hodapp (7).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Earnshaw 4.1 13 9 9 0 1 2 4.79 26 2
Hank McDonald, W (1-1) 4 3 1 1 4 1 0 5.06 19
Lefty Grove, S (2) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.59 2
Team Totals 9 16 10 10 4 2 2 10.00 47 2

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Wes Ferrell 5.1 12 10 10 2 2 2 5.51 32 4
Pete Appleton, L (0-2) 2 3 2 2 1 1 0 11.57 10
Clint Brown 1.2 3 3 3 1 1 1 3.44 8
Team Totals 9 18 15 15 4 4 3 15.00 50 4
Balks: None.
WP: G Earnshaw (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Brick Owens, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Dick Nallin.
Time of Game: 2:37.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         Cleveland Indians
1 Max Bishop 2B 1 Charlie Jamieson LF
2 Mule Haas CF 2 Johnny Burnett SS
3 Mickey Cochrane C 3 Earl Averill CF
4 Al Simmons LF 4 Bibb Falk RF
5 Jimmie Foxx 1B 5 Ed Morgan 1B
6 Bing Miller RF 6 Johnny Hodapp 2B
7 Jimmy Dykes 3B 7 George Detore 3B
8 Joe Boley SS 8 Luke Sewell C
9 George Earnshaw P 9 Wes Ferrell P

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