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Scores
Standings
NYY
@DET
4
5
 
(11)
WSH
@SLB
2
4
CHC
@BSN
2
3
PIT
@PHI
14
5
Tuesday, August 18, 1931,
, Navin Field
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:44
Yankees
4
65-48
 Lost 2 
3rd, 16½ GB
at Tigers
5
44-71
 Won 2 
8th, 38½ GB
W: Tommy Bridges (6-13)
L: Lefty Gomez (14-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  1  0   1  0  0   0  0  2   0  0    4  9  0
Tigers          0  0  0   3  0  0   0  0  1   0  1    5 14  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd RF 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .269 .348 .383 .731 4 0
Joe Sewell 3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .292 .384 .381 .766 5 2
Babe Ruth LF 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .377 .495 .688 1.183 1 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .349 .457 .675 1.132 4 0
Earle Combs CF 5 0 1 0 0 2 5 .321 .385 .437 .822 5 0
Lyn Lary SS 4 2 2 0 1 1 5 .287 .371 .445 .817 4 2 2·2B
Bill Dickey C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .311 .365 .394 .759 6 3
   Ben Chapman PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .312 .396 .489 .884
   Arndt Jorgens C 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .256 .315 .317 .632 0 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 3 1 0 0 4 .244 .356 .363 .719 0 1 2·2B
   Myril Hoag PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .100 .143 .100 .243
   Jimmie Reese 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .241 .293 .335 .627 2 0
Red Ruffing P 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .308 .308 .500 .808 0 1 HR
   Lefty Gomez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .115 .207 .115 .322 0 0
Team Totals 42 4 9 3 2 6 44 .214 .250 .381 .631 31 9
2B: L Lary 2 (27); T Lazzeri 2 (14).
HR: R Ruffing (3).
TB: R Ruffing 5; T Lazzeri 5; L Lary 4; E Combs; A Jorgens.
RBI: R Ruffing 2 (10); T Lazzeri (53).
Team LOB: 7.

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Johnson RF 5 0 1 0 0 2 6 .282 .362 .430 .793 2 0 2B,CS,SH
Charlie Gehringer 2B 6 1 4 2 0 0 6 .311 .345 .436 .781 2 12 2B
John Stone LF 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .325 .385 .471 .856 3 0 3B
Dale Alexander 1B 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .328 .394 .450 .844 14 0 2·2B
Gee Walker CF 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .351 .400 .514 .914 4 0 2B,CS
Billy Rogell SS 2 0 0 0 3 1 5 .342 .444 .579 1.023 1 1 SB,CS
Marty McManus 3B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .267 .359 .354 .713 0 2 SB
Johnny Grabowski C 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .227 .267 .318 .585 7 0
Earl Whitehill P 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .178 .211 .178 .389 0 0
   Hub Walker PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .291 .363 .352 .715 2B
   Tommy Bridges P 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .108 .154 .108 .262 0 0
Team Totals 41 5 14 5 5 6 47 .341 .413 .537 .950 33 15
2B: R Johnson (27); C Gehringer (20); D Alexander 2 (38); G Walker (4); H Walker (12).
3B: J Stone (8).
SH: R Johnson (2).
TB: C Gehringer 5; J Stone 4; D Alexander 4; R Johnson 2; H Walker 2; G Walker 2; M McManus; E Whitehill; T Bridges.
RBI: C Gehringer 2 (38); J Stone (62); G Walker (6); D Alexander (58).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. M McManus-C Gehringer-D Alexander.
E: B Rogell (2).
Baserunning
SB: B Rogell (1); M McManus (7).
CS: R Johnson (15); G Walker (2); B Rogell (2).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ruffing 8 11 4 4 4 6 0 5.11 36 46
Lefty Gomez, L (14-7) 2.1 3 1 1 1 0 0 2.87 11
Team Totals 10.1 14 5 5 5 6 0 4.35 47 46

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Earl Whitehill 9 8 4 3 2 4 1 4.21 37 59
Tommy Bridges, W (6-13) 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 5.68 7
Team Totals 11 9 4 3 2 6 1 2.45 44 59
Balks: None.
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: 2:44.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Detroit Tigers
1 Samuel Byrd RF 1 Roy Johnson RF
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Charlie Gehringer 2B
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 John Stone LF
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Dale Alexander 1B
5 Earle Combs CF 5 Gee Walker CF
6 Lyn Lary SS 6 Billy Rogell SS
7 Bill Dickey C 7 Marty McManus 3B
8 Tony Lazzeri 2B 8 Johnny Grabowski C
9 Red Ruffing P 9 Earl Whitehill P

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