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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
9
5
CLE
@DET
7
4
BOS
@NYY
3
8
PHA
@WSH
3
1
NYG
@BRO
3
4
PHI
@BSN
4
1
PIT
@CIN
6
3
PIT
@CIN
5
10
CHC
@STL
4
5
 
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Sunday, May 3, 1931,
, Navin Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:05
Indians
7
11-5
 Won 2 
1st
at Tigers
4
8-9
 Lost 2 
6th, 3½ GB
W: Wes Ferrell (5-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         0  0  2   1  0  0   4  0  0    7 11  1
Tigers          3  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    4  7  2

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
George Detore 3B 3 1 0 0 2 1 5 .111 .333 .111 .444 0 1
Lew Fonseca 1B 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .424 .486 .561 1.047 11 0 SB
Earl Averill CF 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .310 .338 .521 .859 4 0 SB
Johnny Hodapp 2B 5 1 1 2 0 1 5 .355 .420 .387 .807 1 1
Joe Vosmik LF 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .359 .379 .625 1.004 1 0 HR
Bibb Falk RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .328 .361 .448 .809 1 0
Bill Hunnefield SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .228 .323 .333 .656 1 2
Luke Sewell C 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .309 .406 .418 .824 8 1 2B
Wes Ferrell P 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .444 .444 .778 1.222 0 2
Team Totals 38 7 11 4 2 6 40 .289 .325 .395 .720 27 7
2B: L Sewell (6).
HR: J Vosmik (2).
TB: J Vosmik 5; L Sewell 3; L Fonseca 3; W Ferrell 2; J Hodapp; E Averill.
RBI: J Hodapp 2 (9); J Vosmik (8); E Averill (16).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: J Hodapp (6).
Baserunning
SB: L Fonseca (2); E Averill (3).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Johnson RF 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .259 .317 .310 .628 0 0
Hub Walker CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .242 .265 .273 .537 3 0
Charlie Gehringer 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .321 .379 .434 .813 2 1
Dale Alexander 1B 4 1 2 0 0 2 4 .476 .554 .714 1.268 10 0 2·2B
John Stone LF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .358 .393 .717 1.110 2 0
Marty McManus 3B 4 0 1 2 0 1 4 .175 .278 .222 .500 2 3
Marv Owen SS 3 1 1 1 1 0 4 .235 .291 .294 .585 2 5
Wally Schang C 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .114 .204 .114 .318 3 0
   George Uhle PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667
   Ray Hayworth C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 3 0
Earl Whitehill P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .071 .133 .071 .205 0 1
   Frank Doljack PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .231 .333 .308 .641
   Tommy Bridges P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 0
   Bill Akers PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .222 .125 .347
Team Totals 34 4 7 4 3 6 37 .206 .270 .265 .535 27 10
2B: D Alexander 2 (10).
TB: D Alexander 4; M McManus; M Owen; J Stone; C Gehringer; R Johnson.
RBI: M McManus 2 (10); M Owen (5); R Johnson (3).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Owen-C Gehringer.
E: M McManus (4); M Owen (5).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Wes Ferrell, W (5-1) 9 7 4 4 3 6 0 2.70 37 60
Team Totals 9 7 4 4 3 6 0 4.00 37 60

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Earl Whitehill, L (2-3) 7 10 7 4 2 3 1 3.69 33 36
Tommy Bridges 2 1 0 0 0 3 0 2.40 7
Team Totals 9 11 7 4 2 6 1 4.00 40 36
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Hildebrand, 1B - Harry Geisel, 2B - (none), 3B - George Moriarty.
Time of Game: 2:05.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         Detroit Tigers
1 George Detore 3B 1 Roy Johnson RF
2 Lew Fonseca 1B 2 Hub Walker CF
3 Earl Averill CF 3 Charlie Gehringer 2B
4 Johnny Hodapp 2B 4 Dale Alexander 1B
5 Joe Vosmik LF 5 John Stone LF
6 Bibb Falk RF 6 Marty McManus 3B
7 Bill Hunnefield SS 7 Marv Owen SS
8 Luke Sewell C 8 Wally Schang C
9 Wes Ferrell P 9 Earl Whitehill P

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