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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
6
4
WSH
@CLE
5
7
NYY
@DET
8
2
PHA
@SLB
6
1
CIN
@BRO
1
2
PIT
@BSN
1
5
PIT
@BSN
8
1
CHC
@PHI
8
0
Thursday, August 25, 1927,
, Navin Field
Attendance: 22,000, Time of Game: 2:33
Yankees
8
84-37
 Won 2 
1st
at Tigers
2
68-50
 Lost 2 
2nd, 14½ GB
W: Herb Pennock (13-7)
L: Earl Whitehill (12-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  1  0   0  4  2   0  0  1    8 13  1
Tigers          0  0  0   0  2  0   0  0  0    2  7  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 6 1 2 0 0 0 6 .337 .400 .464 .865 4 0
Mark Koenig SS 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .274 .309 .372 .681 3 2
Babe Ruth LF 2 1 0 0 3 0 5 .355 .492 .729 1.222 2 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 2 2 3 1 1 5 .381 .478 .797 1.275 11 0 HR
Bob Meusel RF 4 1 1 1 1 1 5 .348 .393 .515 .909 0 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 5 .312 .376 .510 .886 3 5 2B,SH
Joe Dugan 3B 5 0 3 1 0 0 5 .256 .307 .359 .666 0 4
Benny Bengough C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .161 .212 .258 .470 2 1
   Cedric Durst PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248 .277 .328 .605
   Pat Collins C 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 .273 .409 .429 .838 1 0
Herb Pennock P 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .228 .254 .246 .500 1 1
Team Totals 38 8 13 8 7 3 46 .342 .435 .500 .935 27 13
2B: T Lazzeri (26).
HR: L Gehrig (40).
SH: T Lazzeri (16).
TB: L Gehrig 5; T Lazzeri 3; J Dugan 3; E Combs 2; M Koenig 2; B Meusel; H Pennock.
RBI: L Gehrig 3 (140); P Collins (31); M Koenig (43); J Dugan (35); T Lazzeri (84); B Meusel (81).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. H Pennock-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: J Dugan (19).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Jack Warner 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .265 .325 .335 .660 0 2
Lu Blue 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .279 .400 .380 .780 11 0 3B
Charlie Gehringer 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .312 .381 .451 .832 2 5
Harry Heilmann RF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .397 .472 .621 1.093 1 0 SB
Heinie Manush CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .299 .355 .447 .802 1 0
Bob Fothergill LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .348 .403 .509 .913 5 0 2B
Marty McManus SS 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .259 .306 .418 .724 3 3 HR
Merv Shea C 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .136 .208 .227 .436 4 0
   Johnny Neun PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .339 .443 .422 .865
   Rip Collins P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .204 .291 .265 .556 0 0
   Ownie Carroll PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .196 .212 .275 .486
Earl Whitehill P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .220 .281 .288 .569 0 1
   George Smith P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429 .429 .643 1.071 0 0
   Al Wingo PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .261 .370 .365 .736
   Don Hankins P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286 0 0
   Johnny Bassler C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .320 .449 .360 .809 0 0
Team Totals 32 2 7 2 3 1 35 .219 .278 .394 .672 27 11
2B: B Fothergill (30).
3B: L Blue (7).
HR: M McManus (5).
TB: M McManus 4; B Fothergill 3; L Blue 3; H Heilmann; H Manush; A Wingo.
RBI: M McManus 2 (46).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Warner-C Gehringer-L Blue.
Baserunning
SB: H Heilmann (9).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Herb Pennock, W (13-7) 9 7 2 2 3 1 1 3.30 36 63
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 3 1 1 2.00 36 63

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Earl Whitehill, L (12-11) 4 7 5 5 3 2 1 3.84 22 27
George Smith 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.53 4
Don Hankins 2 3 2 2 2 1 0 6.12 11
Rip Collins 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.60 9
Team Totals 9 13 8 8 7 3 1 8.00 46 27
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dick Nallin, 1B - Bill Dinneen, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:33.
Attendance: 22,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Detroit Tigers
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Jack Warner 3B
2 Mark Koenig SS 2 Lu Blue 1B
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Charlie Gehringer 2B
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Harry Heilmann RF
5 Bob Meusel RF 5 Heinie Manush CF
6 Tony Lazzeri 2B 6 Bob Fothergill LF
7 Joe Dugan 3B 7 Marty McManus SS
8 Benny Bengough C 8 Merv Shea C
9 Herb Pennock P 9 Earl Whitehill P

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