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Scores
Standings
CHW
@CLE
2
3
PHA
@NYY
3
8
BOS
@WSH
2
6
BRO
@BSN
6
2
STL
@CHC
1
10
PIT
@CIN
2
1
NYG
@PHI
15
7
Tuesday, April 12, 1927,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 60,000, Time of Game: 2:05
Athletics
3
0-1
Lost 1 
6th, 1 GB
at Yankees
8
1-0
Won 1 
1st
W: Waite Hoyt (1-0)
L: Lefty Grove (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   0  0  2   0  1  0    3  9  5
Yankees         0  0  0   0  4  4   0  0  X    8 10  0

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Collins 2B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .000 .200 .000 .200 2 0
Bill Lamar LF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Ty Cobb RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0
Al Simmons CF 4 1 2 0 0 1 4 .500 .500 .750 1.250 1 0 2B
Sammy Hale 3B 3 1 2 1 0 0 4 .667 .667 .667 1.333 1 4 SH
Dud Branom 1B 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .333 .500 .333 .833 10 2
Mickey Cochrane C 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .667 .750 .667 1.417 7 1
Joe Boley SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 2 4
   Walt French PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Lefty Grove P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 4
   Max Bishop PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
   Jack Quinn P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Zack Wheat PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
Team Totals 34 3 9 3 3 3 38 .265 .324 .294 .618 24 15
2B: A Simmons (1).
SH: S Hale (1).
TB: A Simmons 3; M Cochrane 2; S Hale 2; D Branom; T Cobb; Z Wheat.
RBI: M Cochrane (1); S Hale (1); D Branom (1).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. D Branom-J Boley-D Branom.
E: L Grove (1); D Branom (1); J Boley 2 (2); E Collins (1).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 2 1 2 1 0 5 .250 .400 .500 .900 3 1 2B
Mark Koenig SS 3 1 2 1 1 0 5 .667 .750 1.333 2.083 2 5 3B,SH
Babe Ruth RF 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 0
   Ben Paschal RF 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 0 1 2 1 1 5 .250 .400 .500 .900 12 0 2B
Bob Meusel LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 2 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .333 .500 .667 1.167 1 2 2B
Joe Dugan 3B 4 1 3 0 0 0 4 .750 .750 .750 1.500 1 0
Johnny Grabowski C 3 2 1 1 1 0 4 .333 .500 .333 .833 4 1
Waite Hoyt P 2 1 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2 2·SH
Team Totals 32 8 10 7 5 6 40 .312 .405 .469 .874 27 11
2B: E Combs (1); L Gehrig (1); T Lazzeri (1).
3B: M Koenig (1).
SH: M Koenig (1); W Hoyt 2 (2).
TB: M Koenig 4; J Dugan 3; E Combs 2; T Lazzeri 2; L Gehrig 2; B Paschal; J Grabowski.
RBI: L Gehrig 2 (2); E Combs 2 (2); J Grabowski (1); M Koenig (1); B Paschal (1).
Team LOB: 8.

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, L (0-1) 6 9 8 3 3 6 0 4.50 31 35
Jack Quinn 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0.00 9
Team Totals 8 10 8 3 5 6 0 3.38 40 35

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Waite Hoyt, W (1-0) 9 9 3 3 3 3 0 3.00 38 57
Team Totals 9 9 3 3 3 3 0 3.00 38 57
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Billy Evans, 1B - George Hildebrand, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill McGowan.
Time of Game: 2:05.
Attendance: 60,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         New York Yankees
1 Eddie Collins 2B 1 Earle Combs CF
2 Bill Lamar LF 2 Mark Koenig SS
3 Ty Cobb RF 3 Babe Ruth RF
4 Al Simmons CF 4 Lou Gehrig 1B
5 Sammy Hale 3B 5 Bob Meusel LF
6 Dud Branom 1B 6 Tony Lazzeri 2B
7 Mickey Cochrane C 7 Joe Dugan 3B
8 Joe Boley SS 8 Johnny Grabowski C
9 Lefty Grove P 9 Waite Hoyt P

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