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Scores
Standings
BOS
@CLE
1
4
NYY
@DET
4
6
WSH
@SLB
9
6
STL
@BRO
10
2
PIT
@BSN
1
0
PIT
@BSN
1
2
CIN
@NYG
1
4
CHC
@PHI
3
4
CHC
@PHI
5
4
 
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Thursday, September 12, 1946,
, Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 14,013, Time of Game: 1:53
Yankees
4
79-61
 Lost 5 
3rd, 16 GB
at Tigers
6
79-57
 Won 3 
2nd, 14 GB
W: Al Benton (9-7)
L: Bill Bevens (16-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   1  0  0   1  0  2    4  8  0
Tigers          0  2  0   1  0  0   1  2  X    6 10  1

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Phil Rizzuto SS 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .255 .318 .311 .629 3 4
Billy Johnson 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .262 .337 .378 .715 0 4
Tommy Henrich 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .253 .354 .417 .771 9 0
Joe DiMaggio CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .288 .363 .517 .880 0 0
Charlie Keller LF 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .279 .414 .537 .952 1 0
Aaron Robinson C 3 1 1 2 1 0 4 .300 .386 .521 .907 6 1 HR
Johnny Lindell RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .252 .317 .391 .708 1 0
Joe Gordon 2B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .222 .319 .359 .678 4 2 2·GDP
Bill Bevens P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .086 .108 .160 .269 0 0 GDP
   Nick Etten 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .234 .316 .370 .687
   Johnny Murphy P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 1
   Bud Souchock 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .301 .363 .482 .845
Team Totals 32 4 8 4 5 1 37 .250 .351 .344 .695 24 12
HR: A Robinson (16).
TB: A Robinson 4; B Johnson 2; N Etten; J Gordon; J DiMaggio; J Lindell; T Henrich.
GIDP: J Gordon 2 (13); B Bevens (2).
RBI: A Robinson 2 (60); N Etten (48); J DiMaggio (82).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. P Rizzuto-T Henrich.

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Lake SS 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .245 .359 .334 .693 5 1
George Kell 3B 4 0 0 1 0 1 4 .320 .369 .428 .797 0 4
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .280 .330 .344 .674 5 0 GDP
Hank Greenberg 1B 4 2 2 1 0 1 4 .268 .360 .566 .926 10 1 HR,2B
Dick Wakefield LF 2 1 1 0 2 0 4 .272 .360 .429 .789 2 0 CS
Roy Cullenbine RF 4 2 1 2 0 0 4 .307 .455 .493 .948 0 1 HR
Jimmy Bloodworth 2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .237 .282 .345 .627 2 4
Birdie Tebbetts C 3 0 1 0 0 2 3 .250 .319 .320 .639 1 0 2B
   Pat Mullin 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .312 .350 .662
   Paul Richards C 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .213 .333 .287 .620 0 0
Al Benton P 3 0 2 1 0 0 4 .209 .209 .233 .442 2 2 SH
   George Caster P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 0
Team Totals 33 6 10 6 3 5 37 .303 .361 .545 .907 27 13
2B: H Greenberg (26); B Tebbetts (11).
HR: H Greenberg (34); R Cullenbine (12).
SH: A Benton (5).
TB: H Greenberg 6; R Cullenbine 4; A Benton 2; J Bloodworth 2; B Tebbetts 2; D Wakefield; E Lake.
GIDP: D Cramer (6).
RBI: R Cullenbine 2 (42); A Benton (3); J Bloodworth (28); G Kell (45); H Greenberg (101).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 3. G Kell-J Bloodworth-H Greenberg 2; J Bloodworth-E Lake-H Greenberg.
E: H Greenberg (14).
Baserunning
CS: D Wakefield (5).

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Bill Bevens, L (16-12) 6 6 3 3 2 4 2 2.28 25 50
Johnny Murphy 2 4 3 3 1 1 0 3.48 12
Team Totals 8 10 6 6 3 5 2 6.75 37 50

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Al Benton, W (9-7) 8 8 4 3 4 1 1 3.64 34 49
George Caster, S (4) 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.40 3
Team Totals 9 8 4 3 5 1 1 3.00 37 49
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill McKinley, 1B - Jim Boyer, 2B - (none), 3B - Eddie Rommel.
Time of Game: 1:53.
Attendance: 14,013.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Detroit Tigers
1 Phil Rizzuto SS 1 Eddie Lake SS
2 Billy Johnson 3B 2 George Kell 3B
3 Tommy Henrich 1B 3 Doc Cramer CF
4 Joe DiMaggio CF 4 Hank Greenberg 1B
5 Charlie Keller LF 5 Dick Wakefield LF
6 Aaron Robinson C 6 Roy Cullenbine RF
7 Johnny Lindell RF 7 Jimmy Bloodworth 2B
8 Joe Gordon 2B 8 Birdie Tebbetts C
9 Bill Bevens P 9 Al Benton P

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