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Scores
Standings
PHA
@CHW
6
5
 
(10)
WSH
@CLE
4
7
NYY
@DET
3
8
BOS
@SLB
4
2
STL
@BRO
3
2
 
(10)
CIN
@NYG
0
6
Sunday, August 8, 1926,
, Navin Field
Attendance: 40,000, Time of Game: 2:10
Yankees
3
70-38
 Lost 2 
1st
at Tigers
8
57-54
 Won 2 
4th, 14½ GB
W: Earl Whitehill (11-9)
L: Waite Hoyt (12-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   2  0  0   1  0  0    3  7  5
Tigers          2  0  0   4  0  0   2  0  X    8 14  2

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .301 .341 .441 .782 1 0
Mark Koenig SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .283 .330 .386 .716 0 6
   Mike Gazella SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .353 .287 .640 1 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .329 .419 .569 .988 12 0
Babe Ruth LF 3 1 2 0 1 1 4 .368 .511 .734 1.245 2 0 2B
Ben Paschal RF 4 1 1 2 0 2 4 .293 .353 .451 .804 1 0 HR
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .272 .332 .477 .808 2 3 CS
Joe Dugan 3B 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .312 .351 .415 .766 3 0
Hank Severeid C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .268 .304 .351 .654 1 1
   Pat Collins C 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .298 .451 .435 .886 1 0
Waite Hoyt P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .207 .207 .241 .448 0 0
   Aaron Ward PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .304 .360 .391 .751
   Myles Thomas P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .105 .128 .105 .233 0 0
   Walter Beall P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158 .304 .158 .462 0 0
   Benny Bengough PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .289 .308 .368 .676
Team Totals 35 3 7 2 2 12 37 .200 .243 .314 .558 24 10
2B: B Ruth (18).
HR: B Paschal (5).
TB: B Paschal 4; B Ruth 3; J Dugan 2; T Lazzeri; L Gehrig.
RBI: B Paschal 2 (22).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: J Dugan (10); B Paschal (7); M Koenig (42); E Combs (11); T Lazzeri (29).
Baserunning
CS: T Lazzeri (4).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Neun 1B 5 2 1 0 0 1 5 .294 .368 .396 .764 7 1 3B
Heinie Manush CF 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .373 .420 .580 1.000 2 0 2B
Bob Fothergill LF 4 1 1 1 0 0 5 .409 .459 .570 1.029 2 0 2B,SH
Harry Heilmann RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .359 .450 .546 .996 1 0 SH
Charlie Gehringer 2B 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .293 .340 .427 .767 0 1
Frank O'Rourke 3B 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .230 .312 .278 .590 0 3 SB
Jackie Tavener SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .263 .331 .349 .680 1 2 SB
Johnny Bassler C 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .336 .477 .387 .863 12 0
Earl Whitehill P 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .254 .296 .343 .639 2 1
Team Totals 37 8 14 5 0 2 39 .378 .378 .486 .865 27 8
2B: H Manush (23); B Fothergill (24).
3B: J Neun (4).
SH: B Fothergill (7); H Heilmann (19).
TB: J Neun 3; H Manush 3; F O'Rourke 3; C Gehringer 2; B Fothergill 2; J Tavener 2; E Whitehill 2; J Bassler.
RBI: C Gehringer 2 (39); H Manush (59); E Whitehill (6); B Fothergill (50).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: J Tavener (29); F O'Rourke (16).
Baserunning
SB: F O'Rourke (6); J Tavener (7).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Waite Hoyt, L (12-9) 4 8 6 3 0 0 0 3.66 21 28
Myles Thomas 3 5 2 1 0 1 0 4.89 14
Walter Beall 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.41 4
Team Totals 8 14 8 4 0 2 0 4.50 39 28

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Earl Whitehill, W (11-9) 9 7 3 2 2 12 1 3.82 37 73
Team Totals 9 7 3 2 2 12 1 2.00 37 73
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Dinneen, 1B - Pants Rowland, 2B - (none), 3B - Brick Owens.
Time of Game: 2:10.
Attendance: 40,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Detroit Tigers
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Johnny Neun 1B
2 Mark Koenig SS 2 Heinie Manush CF
3 Lou Gehrig 1B 3 Bob Fothergill LF
4 Babe Ruth LF 4 Harry Heilmann RF
5 Ben Paschal RF 5 Charlie Gehringer 2B
6 Tony Lazzeri 2B 6 Frank O'Rourke 3B
7 Joe Dugan 3B 7 Jackie Tavener SS
8 Hank Severeid C 8 Johnny Bassler C
9 Waite Hoyt P 9 Earl Whitehill P

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