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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
1
2
PHA
@CLE
15
10
NYY
@DET
8
5
WSH
@SLB
1
7
WSH
@SLB
4
2
CIN
@BRO
7
5
PIT
@BSN
5
3
STL
@NYG
6
1
Sunday, May 17, 1931,
, Navin Field
Attendance: 38,152, Time of Game: 2:33
Yankees
8
15-10
 Won 1 
2nd, 2 GB
at Tigers
5
16-14
 Lost 1 
4th, 3½ GB
W: Roy Sherid (5-1)
L: Art Herring (1-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   1  0  2   1  0  4    8 17  1
Tigers          0  0  0   0  0  3   0  0  2    5 14  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 6 0 1 1 0 0 6 .298 .361 .380 .741 3 0
Jimmie Reese 2B 6 0 1 0 0 0 6 .304 .360 .493 .853 1 3 2B
Babe Ruth LF 3 1 1 0 2 2 5 .390 .544 .678 1.222 0 0 2B
Lou Gehrig 1B 2 2 2 1 3 0 5 .310 .452 .600 1.052 12 0 2B
Ben Chapman RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 5 .312 .380 .422 .802 3 0 2·SB,SH
Tony Lazzeri 3B 5 0 1 2 0 0 5 .235 .345 .294 .639 1 1 2B
   Joe Sewell 3B 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .100 .308 .100 .408 0 0
Lyn Lary SS 4 3 2 1 1 1 5 .330 .423 .528 .951 2 5 SB
Bill Dickey C 5 1 5 2 0 0 5 .260 .311 .292 .602 5 1
Roy Sherid P 5 0 3 1 0 0 5 .320 .346 .320 .666 0 1
Team Totals 40 8 17 8 6 5 47 .425 .500 .525 1.025 27 11
2B: J Reese (5); B Ruth (5); L Gehrig (5); T Lazzeri (6).
SH: B Chapman (2).
TB: B Dickey 5; R Sherid 3; L Gehrig 3; T Lazzeri 2; B Ruth 2; J Reese 2; L Lary 2; E Combs; B Chapman.
RBI: B Dickey 2 (12); T Lazzeri 2 (15); R Sherid (2); L Lary (22); L Gehrig (31); E Combs (13).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Reese-L Lary-L Gehrig.
E: L Lary (7).
Baserunning
SB: B Chapman 2 (7); L Lary (2).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Johnson RF 5 0 2 2 0 1 5 .283 .341 .363 .704 0 0 2B
Marv Owen SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 5 .316 .391 .408 .799 2 2 CS,HBP
Charlie Gehringer 2B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .253 .303 .349 .653 2 6
Dale Alexander 1B 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .372 .458 .531 .989 10 1
John Stone LF 5 1 4 0 0 0 5 .378 .435 .622 1.058 1 0 2·2B,CS
Marty McManus 3B 4 1 2 2 1 0 5 .229 .328 .294 .622 2 2 2B
Frank Doljack CF 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .262 .340 .357 .698 4 1
Ray Hayworth C 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .297 .333 .351 .685 6 0 2B
Vic Sorrell P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .174 .174 .217 .391 0 1
   George Uhle PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333 .400 .444 .844
   Gee Walker PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .421 .375 .796
   Art Herring P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Bill Akers PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250 .308 .417 .724 2B
   Charlie Sullivan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250 0 0
Team Totals 39 5 14 5 3 4 43 .359 .419 .513 .931 27 14
2B: R Johnson (4); J Stone 2 (5); M McManus (5); R Hayworth (2); B Akers (2).
HBP: M Owen (1).
TB: J Stone 6; R Johnson 3; M McManus 3; B Akers 2; R Hayworth 2; F Doljack; M Owen; C Gehringer; V Sorrell.
RBI: M McManus 2 (16); R Johnson 2 (11); R Hayworth (8).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. M Owen-C Gehringer-D Alexander.
E: R Hayworth (1).
Baserunning
CS: M Owen (1); J Stone (4).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Roy Sherid, W (5-1) 9 14 5 2 3 4 0 4.50 43 46
Team Totals 9 14 5 2 3 4 0 2.00 43 46

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Vic Sorrell 6 8 3 2 5 3 0 3.51 29 44
Art Herring, L (1-1) 2 3 1 1 1 2 0 2.70 9
Charlie Sullivan 1 6 4 4 0 0 0 4.23 9
Team Totals 9 17 8 7 6 5 0 7.00 47 44
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: R Sherid (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bick Campbell, 1B - Bill Dinneen, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:33.
Attendance: 38,152.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Detroit Tigers
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Roy Johnson RF
2 Jimmie Reese 2B 2 Marv Owen SS
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Charlie Gehringer 2B
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Dale Alexander 1B
5 Ben Chapman RF 5 John Stone LF
6 Tony Lazzeri 3B 6 Marty McManus 3B
7 Lyn Lary SS 7 Frank Doljack CF
8 Bill Dickey C 8 Ray Hayworth C
9 Roy Sherid P 9 Vic Sorrell P

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