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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CHW
2
9
BOS
@CHW
5
1
PHA
@CLE
6
4
NYY
@DET
9
6
WSH
@SLB
5
3
WSH
@SLB
8
6
CIN
@BRO
2
9
CIN
@BRO
7
8
CHC
@BSN
7
1
CHC
@BSN
5
1
STL
@NYG
1
7
STL
@NYG
3
2
Sunday, August 16, 1931,
, Navin Field
Attendance: 10,000, Time of Game: 2:36
Yankees
9
65-46
 Won 2 
3rd, 15½ GB
at Tigers
6
42-71
 Lost 3 
8th, 39½ GB
W: Hank Johnson (10-7)
L: Art Herring (3-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  1  0   1  2  0   2  0  3    9 12  0
Tigers          0  2  0   0  0  4   0  0  0    6 11  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd CF-RF 4 2 2 0 1 0 5 .283 .360 .403 .762 0 0
Joe Sewell 3B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .300 .394 .393 .787 2 2
Babe Ruth LF 3 3 2 3 2 0 5 .383 .502 .702 1.204 0 0 HR,2B
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 2 3 2 0 0 5 .348 .457 .676 1.133 9 0 2·2B
Ben Chapman RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .312 .396 .490 .886 0 0
   Earle Combs CF 2 0 2 2 0 0 2 .323 .388 .442 .830 1 0
Lyn Lary SS 5 1 2 2 0 1 5 .288 .372 .444 .816 5 3 HR,2B
Bill Dickey C 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .314 .370 .399 .769 8 2 SB
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .238 .353 .353 .706 2 1
Herb Pennock P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .106 .208 .128 .335 0 1
   Hank Johnson P 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .158 .238 .246 .484 0 1
Team Totals 38 9 12 9 5 4 43 .316 .395 .579 .974 27 10
2B: B Ruth (23); L Gehrig 2 (26); L Lary (25).
HR: B Ruth (33); L Lary (9).
TB: B Ruth 6; L Lary 6; L Gehrig 5; E Combs 2; S Byrd 2; J Sewell.
RBI: B Ruth 3 (122); E Combs 2 (46); L Gehrig 2 (132); L Lary 2 (85).
Team LOB: 7.
Baserunning
SB: B Dickey (2).

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Johnson RF 4 0 1 1 1 1 5 .281 .363 .423 .786 2 0 3B
Charlie Gehringer 2B 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .307 .340 .432 .772 3 5 SB
John Stone CF-LF 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .325 .386 .467 .853 2 0 2B,CS
Dale Alexander 1B 4 1 1 0 1 1 5 .320 .385 .434 .819 10 0
George Quellich LF 3 1 1 1 0 1 3 .222 .263 .370 .634 0 0 2B
   Hub Walker CF 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .288 .361 .345 .706 2 0
Billy Rogell SS 4 0 1 1 1 1 5 .364 .417 .576 .992 2 3
Marv Owen 3B 4 0 0 0 1 2 5 .223 .282 .308 .590 0 3
Ray Hayworth C 3 2 0 0 1 2 4 .254 .306 .324 .630 6 0
Art Herring P 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .226 .250 .290 .540 0 1
   Charlie Sullivan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .130 .167 .130 .297 0 0
Team Totals 37 6 11 6 6 8 43 .297 .395 .405 .801 27 12
2B: J Stone (19); G Quellich (5).
3B: R Johnson (13).
TB: J Stone 3; R Johnson 3; C Gehringer 2; A Herring 2; G Quellich 2; D Alexander; H Walker; B Rogell.
RBI: C Gehringer 2 (36); B Rogell (4); G Quellich (11); A Herring (3); R Johnson (40).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 2. M Owen-C Gehringer-D Alexander; C Gehringer-D Alexander.
E: B Rogell (1).
Baserunning
SB: C Gehringer (9).
CS: J Stone (9).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Herb Pennock 5.2 10 6 6 4 4 0 4.61 30 25
Hank Johnson, W (10-7) 3.1 1 0 0 2 4 0 4.95 13
Team Totals 9 11 6 6 6 8 0 6.00 43 25

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Art Herring, L (3-8) 8 11 9 9 5 4 2 5.11 40 23
Charlie Sullivan 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.75 3
Team Totals 9 12 9 9 5 4 2 9.00 43 23
Balks: H Pennock (1).
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dick Nallin, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Guthrie.
Time of Game: 2:36.
Attendance: 10,000.
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 Herb Pennock P 9 Art Herring P

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