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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
4
5
PHA
@DET
5
1
BOS
@SLB
3
1
CHC
@BRO
2
5
STL
@NYG
6
4
 
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Sunday, August 5, 1928,
, Navin Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:03
Athletics
5
68-37
 Won 2 
2nd, 3½ GB
at Tigers
1
44-60
 Lost 3 
7th, 27 GB
W: Lefty Grove (15-6)
L: Vic Sorrell (3-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  1  0   0  0  1   0  0  3    5  8  0
Tigers          0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  3  3

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .312 .434 .430 .863 2 2
Mule Haas CF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .256 .304 .419 .723 1 0
Mickey Cochrane C 4 0 2 1 1 0 5 .320 .431 .543 .974 12 1 3B
Al Simmons LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 5 .384 .424 .620 1.043 1 0 SH
Jimmie Foxx 3B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .345 .436 .629 1.065 0 1 CS
Bing Miller RF 3 2 1 0 1 0 4 .339 .385 .509 .894 2 0 2B,SB
Ossie Orwoll 1B 2 1 1 0 1 0 4 .337 .406 .453 .860 6 0 SH
Joe Boley SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .252 .301 .315 .616 3 3
Lefty Grove P 3 1 0 0 1 3 4 .150 .250 .200 .450 0 0
Team Totals 34 5 8 3 5 4 41 .235 .333 .324 .657 27 7
2B: B Miller (27).
3B: M Cochrane (10).
SH: A Simmons (8); O Orwoll (1).
TB: M Cochrane 4; B Miller 2; O Orwoll; J Foxx; J Boley; A Simmons; M Bishop.
RBI: M Bishop (32); A Simmons (71); M Cochrane (47).
Team LOB: 9.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Boley-O Orwoll.
Baserunning
SB: B Miller (5).
CS: J Foxx (6).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Bill Sweeney 1B 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .257 .286 .329 .615 10 0
   Merv Shea PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .260 .333 .370 .703
Marty McManus 3B 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 .291 .357 .433 .790 2 2
Charlie Gehringer 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .314 .392 .445 .837 3 1
Harry Rice CF 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .313 .374 .439 .812 4 0
Harry Heilmann RF 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 .291 .354 .450 .804 2 0 HR
Pinky Hargrave C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .257 .344 .437 .781 4 1
Bob Fothergill LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .307 .364 .448 .812 2 0
Jackie Tavener SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .266 .320 .430 .750 0 3 2B
Vic Sorrell P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .097 .097 .129 .226 0 2
   Elam Vangilder P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .333 .583 0 0
Team Totals 28 1 3 1 2 10 30 .107 .167 .250 .417 27 9
2B: J Tavener (16).
HR: H Heilmann (8).
TB: H Heilmann 5; J Tavener 2.
RBI: H Heilmann (72).
Team LOB: 2.
Fielding
E: V Sorrell (4); J Tavener (33); P Hargrave (6).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, W (15-6) 9 3 1 1 2 11 1 2.81 30 86
Team Totals 9 3 1 1 2 11 1 1.00 30 86

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vic Sorrell, L (3-6) 8.1 8 5 3 5 4 0 4.44 39 50
Elam Vangilder 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.53 2
Team Totals 9 8 5 3 5 4 0 3.00 41 50
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dan Barry, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - Harry Geisel.
Time of Game: 2:03.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         Detroit Tigers
1 Max Bishop 2B 1 Bill Sweeney 1B
2 Mule Haas CF 2 Marty McManus 3B
3 Mickey Cochrane C 3 Charlie Gehringer 2B
4 Al Simmons LF 4 Harry Rice CF
5 Jimmie Foxx 3B 5 Harry Heilmann RF
6 Bing Miller RF 6 Pinky Hargrave C
7 Ossie Orwoll 1B 7 Bob Fothergill LF
8 Joe Boley SS 8 Jackie Tavener SS
9 Lefty Grove P 9 Vic Sorrell P

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