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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
5
3
SLB
@BOS
8
2
DET
@NYY
9
1
DET
@NYY
4
1
CHW
@PHA
2
9
CLE
@WSH
4
0
PHI
@CHC
8
3
NYG
@CIN
3
2
BSN
@PIT
6
1
BSN
@PIT
9
5
BRO
@STL
7
4
Tuesday, August 29, 1916,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Tigers
9
68-56
 Won 3 
2nd, 3 GB
at Yankees
1
65-57
 Lost 2 
6th, 6 GB
W: Harry Coveleski (17-10)
L: Nick Cullop (12-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          1  0  0   2  0  2   0  0  4    9 12  0
Yankees         0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0    1  7  1

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Ossie Vitt 3B 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .222 .305 .287 .592 1 4 3B
Donie Bush SS 4 0 0 1 0 1 5 .234 .335 .272 .607 1 4 SH
Ty Cobb CF 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .359 .444 .467 .911 5 0
Bobby Veach LF 4 2 3 3 1 0 5 .292 .348 .415 .764 3 0 3B,2B
Sam Crawford RF 3 1 1 1 0 0 5 .288 .376 .390 .766 1 0 2B,2·SH
George Burns 1B 4 2 0 0 1 1 5 .289 .319 .389 .708 12 0
Ralph Young 2B 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .266 .351 .316 .667 0 3 2B
Tubby Spencer C 4 0 2 3 0 0 4 .261 .292 .261 .553 4 1
Harry Coveleski P 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .225 .233 .284 .517 0 1
Team Totals 35 9 12 9 4 2 42 .343 .410 .543 .953 27 13
2B: B Veach (25); S Crawford (5); R Young (11).
3B: O Vitt (10); B Veach (11).
SH: D Bush (22); S Crawford 2 (6).
TB: B Veach 6; O Vitt 4; T Spencer 2; R Young 2; S Crawford 2; T Cobb 2; H Coveleski.
RBI: T Spencer 3 (3); B Veach 3 (24); R Young (12); S Crawford (7); D Bush (10).
Team LOB: 5.

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lee Magee CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .251 .333 .324 .657 1 1 SH
Hugh High LF 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .289 .369 .357 .726 4 0
Roger Peckinpaugh SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .245 .323 .333 .656 1 5
Wally Pipp 1B 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .256 .328 .401 .730 13 0
Rube Oldring RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .237 .292 .326 .618 1 0
Charlie Mullen 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .303 .346 .393 .740 2 2
Fritz Maisel 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .239 .331 .266 .597 1 5
Walt Alexander C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .209 .346 .326 .672 4 1
Nick Cullop P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .140 .196 .140 .335 0 0
   Slim Love P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 32 1 7 1 1 3 34 .219 .242 .219 .461 27 14
SH: L Magee (17).
TB: H High 2; R Peckinpaugh 2; L Magee; N Cullop; W Pipp.
RBI: W Pipp (73).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: C Mullen (5).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Harry Coveleski, W (17-10) 9 7 1 1 1 3 0 1.89 34 71
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 1 3 0 1.00 34 71

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Nick Cullop, L (12-3) 6 10 5 5 1 1 0 2.17 27 32
Slim Love 3 2 4 3 3 1 0 5.19 15
Team Totals 9 12 9 8 4 2 0 8.00 42 32
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Silk O'Loughlin, 1B - Billy Evans, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         New York Yankees
1 Ossie Vitt 3B 1 Lee Magee CF
2 Donie Bush SS 2 Hugh High LF
3 Ty Cobb CF 3 Roger Peckinpaugh SS
4 Bobby Veach LF 4 Wally Pipp 1B
5 Sam Crawford RF 5 Rube Oldring RF
6 George Burns 1B 6 Charlie Mullen 2B
7 Ralph Young 2B 7 Fritz Maisel 3B
8 Tubby Spencer C 8 Walt Alexander C
9 Harry Coveleski P 9 Nick Cullop P

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