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Scores
Standings
NYY
@CHW
5
8
NYY
@CHW
5
4
WSH
@CLE
2
11
WSH
@CLE
3
4
PHA
@DET
3
16
BOS
@SLB
13
5
BOS
@SLB
11
3
STL
@BRO
12
0
STL
@BRO
8
2
PIT
@BSN
3
2
PIT
@BSN
0
1
CHC
@NYG
7
5
CIN
@PHI
5
2
 
(11)
CIN
@PHI
4
0
Sunday, July 23, 1939,
, Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 9,772, Time of Game: 2:21
Athletics
3
33-52
 Lost 2 
7th, 28 GB
at Tigers
16
43-44
 Won 2 
5th, 19 GB
W: Tommy Bridges (12-4)
L: Buck Ross (2-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  1   0  0  2   0  0  0    3  8  0
Tigers          6  1  2   3  0  0   3  1  X   16 13  2

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Wally Moses RF 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .320 .358 .426 .784 0 0 HR
   Eddie Collins RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 2 0
Dick Siebert 1B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .309 .347 .456 .803 9 0
   Sam Chapman 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .339 .457 .795 1 0
Dee Miles CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .309 .339 .400 .739 4 0 GDP
Bob Johnson LF 3 0 2 1 0 1 3 .346 .444 .590 1.034 1 0
   Eric Tipton LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .245 .315 .327 .641 2 0
Frankie Hayes C 4 0 0 1 0 1 4 .273 .336 .474 .810 0 0
   Harry O'Neill C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Nagel 2B 4 0 2 0 0 2 4 .293 .350 .512 .862 3 0 2·2B
Skeeter Newsome SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .234 .274 .318 .592 1 2
   Wayne Ambler SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .217 .289 .278 .567 0 1
Dario Lodigiani 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .272 .343 .402 .745 1 2
   Joe Gantenbein 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .285 .357 .383 .741 0 0
Buck Ross P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .290 .300 .590 0 0
   Bob Joyce P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .115 .148 .154 .302 0 0
   Jim Schelle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Nels Potter P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .179 .238 .205 .443 0 1
   Chubby Dean P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .275 .310 .325 .635 0 0
Team Totals 35 3 8 3 1 5 36 .229 .250 .371 .621 24 6
2B: B Nagel 2 (13).
HR: W Moses (1).
TB: B Nagel 4; W Moses 4; D Siebert 2; B Johnson 2; D Miles.
GIDP: D Miles (3).
RBI: W Moses (12); B Johnson (69); F Hayes (41).
Team LOB: 6.

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Barney McCosky CF 5 2 1 0 1 0 6 .315 .389 .453 .841 2 0 SB
Benny McCoy 2B 5 3 2 1 1 0 6 .353 .450 .588 1.038 4 5 3B
Earl Averill LF 4 1 2 3 0 0 5 .277 .370 .513 .883 2 0 SH
   Beau Bell LF 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .240 .333 .326 .659 1 0
Hank Greenberg 1B 4 2 2 1 2 0 6 .304 .418 .578 .996 10 0 2B
Rudy York C 5 3 3 4 0 0 6 .335 .398 .555 .953 5 0 HR,HBP
Pinky Higgins 3B 4 2 1 0 1 0 5 .337 .394 .451 .845 1 3
Roy Cullenbine RF 2 2 1 1 3 0 5 .274 .367 .411 .777 1 0
Billy Rogell SS 3 0 1 3 2 0 5 .204 .315 .310 .625 1 2 2B
Tommy Bridges P 3 1 0 2 2 0 5 .229 .302 .250 .552 0 1
Team Totals 36 16 13 16 12 0 50 .361 .531 .556 1.086 27 11
2B: H Greenberg (30); B Rogell (6).
3B: B McCoy (1).
HR: R York (10).
SH: E Averill (4).
HBP: R York (2).
TB: R York 6; B McCoy 4; H Greenberg 3; B Rogell 2; E Averill 2; B McCosky; R Cullenbine; P Higgins.
RBI: R York 4 (38); E Averill 3 (38); B Rogell 3 (18); T Bridges 2 (5); B McCoy (4); R Cullenbine (10); B Bell (24); H Greenberg (72).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. B McCoy-H Greenberg.
E: T Bridges (3); B McCoy (1).
Baserunning
SB: B McCosky (10).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Buck Ross, L (2-9) 0.1 4 6 6 3 0 0 7.02 9 16
Bob Joyce 2.2 4 3 3 2 0 0 6.78 13
Jim Schelle 0 1 3 3 3 0 0 0.00 5
Nels Potter 4 4 3 3 2 0 1 5.87 18
Chubby Dean 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 6.24 5
Team Totals 8 13 16 16 12 0 1 18.00 50 16

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Tommy Bridges, W (12-4) 9 8 3 2 1 5 1 2.94 36 65
Team Totals 9 8 3 2 1 5 1 2.00 36 65
Balks: None.
WP: B Ross (3); B Joyce (3).
HBP: J Schelle (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Joe Rue, 1B - Cal Hubbard, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 2:21.
Attendance: 9,772.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         Detroit Tigers
1 Wally Moses RF 1 Barney McCosky CF
2 Dick Siebert 1B 2 Benny McCoy 2B
3 Dee Miles CF 3 Earl Averill LF
4 Bob Johnson LF 4 Hank Greenberg 1B
5 Frankie Hayes C 5 Rudy York C
6 Bill Nagel 2B 6 Pinky Higgins 3B
7 Skeeter Newsome SS 7 Roy Cullenbine RF
8 Dario Lodigiani 3B 8 Billy Rogell SS
9 Buck Ross P 9 Tommy Bridges P

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