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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
4
11
DET
@NYY
1
5
DET
@NYY
6
4
CHW
@PHA
6
3
SLB
@WSH
6
2
NYG
@CIN
5
6
BSN
@STL
2
3
 
(11)
Tuesday, June 5, 1917,
, Polo Grounds V
Attendance: 20,000, Time of Game: 1:57
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Tigers
1
16-24
 Lost 2 
5th, 12 GB
at Yankees
5
23-17
 Won 2 
3rd, 6 GB
W: Nick Cullop (3-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  7  2
Yankees         0  0  0   1  2  2   0  0  X    5  9  2

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Donie Bush SS 3 1 0 0 1 0 .263 .670 0 4
Ralph Young 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 .276 .672 2 2 SB
Ty Cobb CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 .311 .870 5 0 2B
Bobby Veach LF 4 0 3 1 0 0 .289 .769 2 0
Harry Heilmann RF 3 0 0 0 1 0 .289 .742 3 0
George Burns 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .185 .457 8 0
Ossie Vitt 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .556 1 1
Tubby Spencer C 4 0 1 0 0 0 .230 .635 3 1
Willie Mitchell P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 2
   Sam Crawford PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 .167 .444
   Deacon Jones P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 0 1
   Ben Dyer PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .158 .395
Team Totals 34 1 7 1 2 1 .206 .485 24 11
2B: T Cobb (10).
TB: B Veach 3; T Cobb 2; R Young; T Spencer; S Crawford.
RBI: B Veach (14).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Bush-R Young-G Burns.
E: W Mitchell (2); T Spencer (3).
Baserunning
SB: R Young (3).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS PO A
Lee Magee CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 .189 .447 2 0
Hugh High LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .185 .520 4 0
Fritz Maisel 2B 3 1 1 0 1 0 .225 .595 3 3 SB
Wally Pipp 1B 4 0 1 2 0 0 .289 .836 7 1
Home Run Baker 3B 3 1 2 0 1 0 .294 .709 1 2
Tim Hendryx RF 3 1 1 0 0 0 .260 .736 3 1 HBP
Roger Peckinpaugh SS 3 0 2 1 0 0 .264 .682 3 4 SH
Les Nunamaker C 3 1 1 1 0 0 .241 .585 3 2 HBP
Nick Cullop P 4 0 0 0 0 1 .059 .118 1 0
Team Totals 31 5 9 4 2 2 .290 .662 27 13
SH: R Peckinpaugh (5).
HBP: T Hendryx (2); L Nunamaker (1).
TB: R Peckinpaugh 2; H Baker 2; L Nunamaker; L Magee; T Hendryx; W Pipp; F Maisel.
RBI: W Pipp 2 (15); L Nunamaker (8); R Peckinpaugh (15).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
E: H Baker (8); R Peckinpaugh (14).
Baserunning
SB: F Maisel (10).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Willie Mitchell, L (2-3) 6 9 5 3 2 2 0 1.12 30 38
Deacon Jones 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.53 6
Team Totals 8 9 5 3 2 2 0 3.38 36 38

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Nick Cullop, W (3-1) 9 7 1 1 2 1 0 1.54 36 68
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 2 1 0 1.00 36 68
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: W Mitchell (3); D Jones (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Tommy Connolly, 1B - Barry McCormick, 2B - (none), 3B - Dick Nallin.
Time of Game: 1:57.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         New York Yankees
1 Donie Bush SS 1 Lee Magee CF
2 Ralph Young 2B 2 Hugh High LF
3 Ty Cobb CF 3 Fritz Maisel 2B
4 Bobby Veach LF 4 Wally Pipp 1B
5 Harry Heilmann RF 5 Home Run Baker 3B
6 George Burns 1B 6 Tim Hendryx RF
7 Ossie Vitt 3B 7 Roger Peckinpaugh SS
8 Tubby Spencer C 8 Les Nunamaker C
9 Willie Mitchell P 9 Nick Cullop P

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