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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
4
5
NYY
@CLE
7
13
NYY
@CLE
1
9
BOS
@SLB
2
12
STL
@BRO
9
3
CIN
@BSN
0
1
CIN
@BSN
1
3
PIT
@NYG
1
2
CHC
@PHI
4
14
Friday, August 14, 1931,
, League Park II
Attendance: 8,000, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Yankees
7
63-45
 Lost 2 
3rd, 15½ GB
at Indians
13
52-57
 Won 2 
4th, 26 GB
W: Mel Harder (10-10)
L: Red Ruffing (11-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         1  0  1   0  3  0   1  0  1    7 11  1
Indians         2  0  0   5  4  0   0  2  X   13 14  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .319 .386 .437 .823 2 0
Joe Sewell 3B 5 1 2 0 0 0 5 .304 .396 .401 .798 2 2
Babe Ruth RF 4 3 3 1 1 0 5 .384 .503 .696 1.199 2 0 HR
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 2 3 4 1 0 5 .343 .454 .675 1.129 7 0 HR,3B
Ben Chapman LF 5 0 1 1 0 2 5 .317 .400 .500 .900 2 0
Lyn Lary SS 3 0 2 1 2 0 5 .286 .369 .438 .806 1 4
Bill Dickey C 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .319 .374 .406 .780 6 1
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .234 .353 .344 .698 2 1
Red Ruffing P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .301 .301 .466 .767 0 0
   George Pipgras P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .030 .000 .030 0 0
   Samuel Byrd PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286 .364 .415 .779
   Jim Weaver P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .059 .059 .059 .118 0 0
Team Totals 37 7 11 7 6 5 43 .297 .395 .514 .909 24 8
3B: L Gehrig (12).
HR: B Ruth (31); L Gehrig (32).
TB: L Gehrig 8; B Ruth 6; J Sewell 2; L Lary 2; B Chapman.
RBI: L Gehrig 4 (129); B Ruth (118); B Chapman (99); L Lary (82).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
E: E Combs (7).

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Dick Porter RF 3 4 2 0 2 0 5 .308 .402 .391 .793 3 0 SB
Johnny Burnett 2B 5 2 3 2 0 1 5 .285 .350 .379 .729 1 3
Earl Averill CF 5 2 3 5 0 0 5 .329 .404 .561 .965 1 0 HR
Ed Morgan 1B 5 0 2 2 0 2 5 .363 .446 .515 .960 11 0 2B
Joe Vosmik LF 5 1 1 1 0 1 5 .315 .351 .471 .822 1 0
Willie Kamm 3B 4 2 1 1 1 0 5 .278 .381 .381 .762 0 2 2B
Glenn Myatt C 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .270 .352 .405 .757 5 0 2B,SB
Ed Montague SS 3 1 0 1 0 1 4 .250 .324 .360 .684 3 6 SB,SH
Mel Harder P 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .200 .214 .218 .432 2 1
Team Totals 38 13 14 12 3 7 42 .368 .415 .526 .941 27 12
2B: E Morgan (27); W Kamm (26); G Myatt (10).
HR: E Averill (23).
SH: E Montague (7).
TB: E Averill 6; G Myatt 3; E Morgan 3; J Burnett 3; W Kamm 2; D Porter 2; J Vosmik.
RBI: E Averill 5 (106); E Morgan 2 (59); J Burnett 2 (38); J Vosmik (81); E Montague (10); W Kamm (59).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 2. E Montague-E Morgan; J Burnett-E Montague-E Morgan.
E: E Montague (14).
Baserunning
SB: D Porter (4); G Myatt (2); E Montague (2).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ruffing, L (11-12) 4 7 7 7 3 5 1 5.14 22 22
George Pipgras 3 4 4 4 0 1 0 4.08 14
Jim Weaver 1 3 2 2 0 1 0 4.96 6
Team Totals 8 14 13 13 3 7 1 14.62 42 22

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Mel Harder, W (10-10) 9 11 7 7 6 5 2 4.48 43 36
Team Totals 9 11 7 6 6 5 2 6.00 43 36
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Moriarty, 1B - Bill McGowan, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: 8,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Cleveland Indians
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Dick Porter RF
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Johnny Burnett 2B
3 Babe Ruth RF 3 Earl Averill CF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Ed Morgan 1B
5 Ben Chapman LF 5 Joe Vosmik LF
6 Lyn Lary SS 6 Willie Kamm 3B
7 Bill Dickey C 7 Glenn Myatt C
8 Tony Lazzeri 2B 8 Ed Montague SS
9 Red Ruffing P 9 Mel Harder P

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