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Scores
Standings
WSH
@CHW
5
2
PHA
@CLE
1
2
NYY
@DET
7
2
BOS
@SLB
1
0
CHC
@BRO
10
4
PIT
@BSN
3
2
STL
@NYG
5
9
STL
@NYG
11
4
CIN
@PHI
2
8
CIN
@PHI
3
2
Saturday, August 17, 1929,
, Navin Field
Attendance: 18,000, Time of Game: 3:33
Yankees
7
67-43
 Won 2 
2nd, 13 GB
at Tigers
2
54-59
 Lost 2 
5th, 27½ GB
W: Waite Hoyt (10-6)
L: Vic Sorrell (12-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         3  0  2   0  0  1   1  0  0    7 17  2
Tigers          0  0  0   1  1  0   0  0  0    2 10  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd RF 5 2 2 0 1 1 .336 .956 1 0 2B
Gene Robertson 3B 5 0 2 0 0 0 .307 .765 1 0
Earle Combs CF 4 2 3 2 1 0 .366 .935 3 0 2B,SB
Babe Ruth LF 4 2 2 3 1 1 .364 1.203 3 1 HR,2B
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 0 1 0 1 0 .315 1.071 13 2
Tony Lazzeri 2B 5 1 3 2 0 0 .358 .989 0 5 HR
Bill Dickey C 3 0 0 0 0 0 .340 .885 1 0
   Benny Bengough C 2 0 0 0 0 0 .212 .500 2 0
Mark Koenig SS 5 0 4 0 0 0 .296 .768 3 0 2B
Waite Hoyt P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .539 0 2 3·SH
Team Totals 39 7 17 7 4 2 .436 1.181 27 10
2B: B Ruth (19); S Byrd (9); M Koenig (21); E Combs (30).
HR: B Ruth (33); T Lazzeri (14).
SH: W Hoyt 3 (7).
TB: B Ruth 6; T Lazzeri 6; M Koenig 5; E Combs 4; S Byrd 3; G Robertson 2; L Gehrig.
RBI: B Ruth 3 (111); E Combs 2 (50); T Lazzeri 2 (91).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Gehrig-B Bengough; L Gehrig-M Koenig.
E: B Ruth (3); M Koenig (18).
Baserunning
SB: E Combs (7).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Roy Johnson CF 5 0 2 0 0 0 .320 .882 3 0 CS
Harry Rice 3B 4 0 0 0 1 0 .316 .825 1 1
Charlie Gehringer 2B 5 1 1 0 0 1 .330 .916 5 5
Harry Heilmann RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 .354 1.012 1 0
Dale Alexander 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 .333 .959 7 3
Bob Fothergill LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 .358 .983 2 0
Pinky Hargrave C 2 0 2 0 0 0 .317 .812 1 0 HBP
   Ownie Carroll PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .637
   Merv Shea C 1 0 1 0 0 0 .295 .762 2 0
Yats Wuestling SS 2 0 0 1 1 0 .213 .504 3 3 SH
Vic Sorrell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .312 0 0
   Emil Yde P 4 0 0 0 0 0 .378 .854 2 1
Team Totals 34 2 10 1 3 2 .294 .663 27 13
SH: Y Wuestling (3).
HBP: P Hargrave (1).
TB: R Johnson 2; P Hargrave 2; B Fothergill 2; D Alexander; H Heilmann; M Shea; C Gehringer.
RBI: Y Wuestling (8).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 2. C Gehringer-D Alexander 2.
Baserunning
CS: R Johnson (9).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Waite Hoyt, W (10-6) 9 10 2 1 3 2 0 3.79 39 60
Team Totals 9 10 2 1 3 2 0 1.00 39 60

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vic Sorrell, L (12-11) 3 8 5 5 2 0 1 4.89 18 21
Emil Yde 6 9 2 2 2 2 1 5.63 28
Team Totals 9 17 7 7 4 2 2 7.00 46 21
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: W Hoyt (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Moriarty, 1B - Harry Geisel, 2B - (none), 3B - Roy Van Graflan.
Time of Game: 3:33.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Detroit Tigers
1 Samuel Byrd RF 1 Roy Johnson CF
2 Gene Robertson 3B 2 Harry Rice 3B
3 Earle Combs CF 3 Charlie Gehringer 2B
4 Babe Ruth LF 4 Harry Heilmann RF
5 Lou Gehrig 1B 5 Dale Alexander 1B
6 Tony Lazzeri 2B 6 Bob Fothergill LF
7 Bill Dickey C 7 Pinky Hargrave C
8 Mark Koenig SS 8 Yats Wuestling SS
9 Waite Hoyt P 9 Vic Sorrell P

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