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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
1
0
PHA
@CLE
4
3
NYY
@DET
7
5
 
(16)
WSH
@SLB
3
2
 
(12)
PIT
@PHI
4
5
PIT
@PHI
1
3
Saturday, August 15, 1931,
, Navin Field
Attendance: 6,000, Time of Game: 3:24
Yankees
7
64-46
 Won 1 
3rd, 15½ GB
at Tigers
5
42-70
 Lost 2 
8th, 38½ GB
W: Lefty Gomez (14-6)
L: George Uhle (8-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11 12  13 14 15  16    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   0  0  1   0  3  0   0  0  0   0  0  1   2    7 17  2
Tigers          2  1  0   0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1   0    5 14  2

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd CF 8 0 1 1 0 0 8 .277 .353 .400 .753 9 0
Joe Sewell 3B 6 1 1 0 1 0 8 .302 .397 .396 .793 0 4 HBP
Babe Ruth LF 7 1 2 1 1 1 8 .381 .499 .692 1.191 5 0 HR
Lou Gehrig 1B 7 1 3 1 0 0 8 .345 .456 .673 1.128 17 0 2B,SH
Ben Chapman RF 6 1 1 0 2 0 8 .314 .399 .493 .892 4 0
Lyn Lary SS 5 1 2 0 3 1 8 .287 .372 .436 .807 4 3
Bill Dickey C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .318 .372 .404 .777 2 0
   Myril Hoag PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .105 .150 .105 .255
   Cy Perkins C 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .255 .286 .277 .562 4 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 8 1 4 1 0 1 8 .241 .357 .358 .714 3 9 3B,2B
Ivy Andrews P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2
   Red Ruffing PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .297 .297 .459 .757
   Hank Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .161 .230 .250 .480 0 0
   Arndt Jorgens PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .307 .309 .615
   Earle Combs PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .320 .386 .439 .825 2B
   George Pipgras P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .030 .000 .030 0 1
   Lefty Gomez P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .115 .207 .115 .322 0 2
Team Totals 62 7 17 7 7 8 71 .274 .357 .403 .760 48 21
2B: L Gehrig (24); T Lazzeri (12); E Combs (28).
3B: T Lazzeri (5).
HR: B Ruth (32).
SH: L Gehrig (2).
HBP: J Sewell (7).
TB: T Lazzeri 7; B Ruth 5; L Gehrig 4; E Combs 2; L Lary 2; B Chapman; S Byrd; C Perkins; J Sewell; B Dickey.
RBI: L Gehrig (130); S Byrd (18); B Ruth (119); E Combs (44); B Dickey (46); C Perkins (7); T Lazzeri (52).
Team LOB: 16.
Fielding
DP: 2. T Lazzeri-L Gehrig; I Andrews-L Lary-L Gehrig.
E: L Lary (37); T Lazzeri (16).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Johnson RF 7 1 1 1 1 1 8 .281 .363 .420 .783 3 0
Charlie Gehringer 2B 7 2 5 0 0 0 7 .305 .339 .433 .772 4 7 SB
John Stone CF 5 0 1 1 0 0 7 .323 .383 .464 .848 5 0 2·SH
Dale Alexander 1B 6 0 2 2 1 1 7 .321 .385 .436 .821 21 0
George Quellich LF 7 0 0 0 0 1 7 .216 .259 .353 .612 3 1
Billy Rogell SS 5 1 2 1 2 1 7 .379 .419 .621 1.040 1 5 HR
Marv Owen 3B 7 1 1 0 0 1 7 .225 .283 .311 .594 0 2
Ray Hayworth C 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .257 .307 .329 .635 7 0
   Hub Walker PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .360 .344 .703
   Johnny Grabowski C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .238 .279 .333 .613 4 0
Chief Hogsett P 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .269 .296 .269 .566 0 2
   Tommy Bridges P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083 .132 .083 .215 0 0
   George Uhle P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .227 .284 .320 .604 0 3
Team Totals 57 5 14 5 4 6 63 .246 .295 .298 .593 48 20
HR: B Rogell (1).
SH: J Stone 2 (3).
TB: C Gehringer 5; B Rogell 5; D Alexander 2; R Hayworth 2; M Owen; J Stone; R Johnson.
RBI: D Alexander 2 (57); B Rogell (3); R Johnson (39); J Stone (60).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. C Gehringer-B Rogell-D Alexander.
E: M Owen (25); D Alexander (12).
Baserunning
SB: C Gehringer (8).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ivy Andrews 6 10 4 3 1 2 0 4.50 28 39
Hank Johnson 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.06 4
George Pipgras 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.03 4
Lefty Gomez, W (14-6) 7.2 3 1 1 2 4 1 2.85 27
Team Totals 16 14 5 4 4 6 1 2.25 63 39

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Chief Hogsett 7.2 8 4 4 3 3 0 6.46 36 47
Tommy Bridges 0.1 1 0 0 2 0 0 5.78 4
George Uhle, L (8-12) 8 8 3 3 2 5 1 3.55 31
Team Totals 16 17 7 7 7 8 1 3.94 71 47
Balks: None.
WP: L Gomez (1); T Bridges (9).
HBP: C Hogsett (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Guthrie, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - Dick Nallin.
Time of Game: 3:24.
Attendance: 6,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Detroit Tigers
1 Samuel Byrd CF 1 Roy Johnson RF
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Charlie Gehringer 2B
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 John Stone CF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Dale Alexander 1B
5 Ben Chapman RF 5 George Quellich LF
6 Lyn Lary SS 6 Billy Rogell SS
7 Bill Dickey C 7 Marv Owen 3B
8 Tony Lazzeri 2B 8 Ray Hayworth C
9 Ivy Andrews P 9 Chief Hogsett P

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