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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
8
10
SLB
@NYY
1
2
DET
@PHA
1
9
CHW
@WSH
4
3
CHC
@STL
11
7
Thursday, September 8, 1927,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 1:55
Browns
1
54-78
 Lost 1 
7th, 39 GB
at Yankees
2
94-40
 Won 2 
1st
W: Waite Hoyt (20-6)
L: Sad Sam Jones (8-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Browns          0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  3  2
Yankees         0  1  0   0  1  0   0  0  X    2  4  0

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Frank O'Rourke 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .265 .360 .328 .688 1 1
Harry Rice RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .297 .364 .423 .788 2 0
George Sisler 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .328 .357 .434 .790 6 1
Ken Williams LF 3 1 1 1 0 1 3 .324 .415 .555 .970 1 0 HR
Bing Miller CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .332 .377 .461 .838 1 0
Steve O'Neill C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .223 .299 .280 .579 9 1
Ski Melillo 2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .229 .278 .288 .566 2 2 SB
   Herschel Bennett PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .278 .328 .383 .711
   Spencer Adams 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .351 .361 .712 0 1
Wally Gerber SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .225 .285 .294 .579 2 1
Sad Sam Jones P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .111 .259 .133 .393 0 2
   Wally Schang PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .329 .417 .468 .885
Team Totals 29 1 3 1 0 6 29 .103 .103 .207 .310 24 9
HR: K Williams (17).
TB: K Williams 4; S Melillo; H Rice.
RBI: K Williams (65).
Team LOB: 1.
Fielding
E: G Sisler (21); W Gerber (38).
Baserunning
SB: S Melillo (3).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .348 .408 .491 .899 0 0
Mark Koenig SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .284 .320 .388 .708 2 4
Babe Ruth RF 1 1 0 0 3 0 4 .351 .486 .756 1.242 3 0
   Cedric Durst RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .280 .331 .611 1 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 2 0 0 0 2 2 4 .387 .487 .810 1.297 11 0
Bob Meusel LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .347 .397 .516 .913 2 0 2B
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 0 0 1 0 2 4 .309 .379 .500 .879 0 3 SH
Mike Gazella 3B 2 1 1 0 2 1 4 .312 .434 .473 .907 2 2 CS
Pat Collins C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .270 .404 .409 .813 6 0
Waite Hoyt P 2 0 1 0 1 0 4 .225 .250 .270 .520 0 1 SH
Team Totals 27 2 4 1 8 7 37 .148 .333 .185 .519 27 10
2B: B Meusel (38).
SH: T Lazzeri (17); W Hoyt (9).
TB: B Meusel 2; M Gazella; W Hoyt; P Collins.
RBI: T Lazzeri (95).
Team LOB: 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. T Lazzeri-M Koenig-L Gehrig.
Baserunning
CS: M Gazella (1).

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Sad Sam Jones, L (8-11) 8 4 2 1 8 7 0 4.17 37 67
Team Totals 8 4 2 1 8 7 0 1.12 37 67

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Waite Hoyt, W (20-6) 9 3 1 1 0 6 1 2.68 29 83
Team Totals 9 3 1 1 0 6 1 1.00 29 83
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Roy Van Graflan, 1B - Brick Owens, 2B - (none), 3B - Tommy Connolly.
Time of Game: 1:55.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Browns         New York Yankees
1 Frank O'Rourke 3B 1 Earle Combs CF
2 Harry Rice RF 2 Mark Koenig SS
3 George Sisler 1B 3 Babe Ruth RF
4 Ken Williams LF 4 Lou Gehrig 1B
5 Bing Miller CF 5 Bob Meusel LF
6 Steve O'Neill C 6 Tony Lazzeri 2B
7 Ski Melillo 2B 7 Mike Gazella 3B
8 Wally Gerber SS 8 Pat Collins C
9 Sad Sam Jones P 9 Waite Hoyt P

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