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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BOS
1
6
SLB
@NYY
3
9
DET
@PHA
5
2
CHW
@WSH
8
0
NYG
@CHC
7
2
BSN
@CIN
1
8
PHI
@PIT
2
3
BRO
@STL
6
8
 
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Friday, September 9, 1927,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 10,000, Time of Game: 2:02
Browns
3
54-79
 Lost 2 
7th, 40 GB
at Yankees
9
95-40
 Won 3 
1st
W: Urban Shocker (16-6)
L: Elam Vangilder (9-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Browns          0  0  0   3  0  0   0  0  0    3  3  3
Yankees         0  0  1   0  5  3   0  0  X    9  8  1

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 2 4 .263 .357 .326 .683 1 2
Harry Rice RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .295 .361 .420 .781 1 0
George Sisler 1B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .327 .356 .431 .787 8 1 CS
Ken Williams LF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .321 .413 .550 .964 3 0
Bing Miller CF 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .329 .376 .458 .834 3 0
Leo Dixon C 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .205 .241 .241 .482 6 1
Ski Melillo 2B 3 0 0 1 0 1 4 .227 .276 .285 .561 0 3 SH
Wally Gerber SS 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .227 .286 .295 .581 2 1
   Otis Miller SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .230 .313 .297 .611 0 0
Elam Vangilder P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .281 .293 .386 .679 0 1
   Ernie Nevers P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .233 .233 .267 .500 0 0
Team Totals 29 3 3 3 4 3 34 .103 .206 .103 .309 24 9
SH: S Melillo (16).
TB: W Gerber; L Dixon; E Vangilder.
RBI: L Dixon (9); S Melillo (24); W Gerber (41).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. G Sisler-W Gerber-G Sisler.
E: L Dixon (9); B Miller (10); F O'Rourke (20).
Baserunning
CS: G Sisler (6).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 5 3 2 0 0 1 5 .349 .408 .494 .902 3 0 3B
Mark Koenig SS 2 0 1 0 2 0 5 .285 .323 .389 .712 1 3 SH
Babe Ruth RF 3 1 2 4 1 0 5 .353 .488 .755 1.244 2 0 SH
   Ben Paschal RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .325 .357 .563 .920 0 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .385 .486 .805 1.292 8 1
Bob Meusel LF 3 1 2 2 1 0 4 .349 .400 .519 .919 2 0 2B,2·SB
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 0 0 1 0 1 4 .307 .377 .497 .874 2 4 SH
Mike Gazella 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .299 .419 .454 .872 1 1
Benny Bengough C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .246 .281 .361 .642 7 0
Urban Shocker P 2 2 0 0 1 2 4 .235 .361 .255 .616 1 1 HBP
Team Totals 29 9 8 7 7 6 40 .276 .410 .379 .790 27 10
2B: B Meusel (39).
3B: E Combs (19).
SH: M Koenig (14); B Ruth (14); T Lazzeri (18).
HBP: U Shocker (3).
TB: E Combs 4; B Meusel 3; B Ruth 2; B Bengough; M Koenig.
RBI: B Ruth 4 (139); B Meusel 2 (92); T Lazzeri (96).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
E: L Gehrig (12).
Baserunning
SB: B Meusel 2 (23).

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Elam Vangilder, L (9-10) 5.1 7 9 7 6 5 0 4.91 29 21
Ernie Nevers 2.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 5.07 11
Team Totals 8 8 9 6 7 6 0 6.75 40 21

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Urban Shocker, W (16-6) 9 3 3 0 4 3 0 2.97 34 74
Team Totals 9 3 3 0 4 3 0 0.00 34 74
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: E Vangilder (5).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Brick Owens, 1B - Roy Van Graflan, 2B - (none), 3B - Tommy Connolly.
Time of Game: 2:02.
Attendance: 10,000.
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 Leo Dixon C 6 Tony Lazzeri 2B
7 Ski Melillo 2B 7 Mike Gazella 3B
8 Wally Gerber SS 8 Benny Bengough C
9 Elam Vangilder P 9 Urban Shocker P

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