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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CLE
16
6
CHW
@DET
6
7
PHA
@NYY
3
5
NYG
@BSN
11
6
NYG
@BSN
7
6
PIT
@CHC
3
9
BRO
@PHI
7
2
BRO
@PHI
3
4
CIN
@STL
3
6
Tuesday, September 11, 1928,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 50,000, Time of Game: 0:00
Athletics
3
89-50
 Lost 3 
2nd, 2½ GB
at Yankees
5
91-47
 Won 4 
1st
W: Hank Johnson (11-8)
L: Lefty Grove (22-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       2  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0    3  7  1
Yankees         0  0  0   0  0  0   1  4  X    5  7  1

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Max Bishop 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .326 .447 .448 .895 2 3
Mule Haas CF 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 .295 .344 .444 .788 2 0 HBP
Mickey Cochrane C 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 .300 .408 .475 .883 5 0 3B
Al Simmons LF 3 0 0 1 0 0 4 .353 .397 .571 .968 1 0 CS,SH
Jimmie Foxx 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .328 .412 .557 .969 10 0
Bing Miller RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .324 .368 .467 .834 1 0
Jimmy Dykes 3B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .261 .353 .367 .721 1 1
   Ty Cobb PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .323 .389 .428 .817
Joe Boley SS 2 0 1 1 0 0 3 .261 .315 .323 .638 2 4 SH
   Eddie Collins PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300 .382 .367 .749
Lefty Grove P 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .165 .258 .215 .474 0 1 SH
   Walt French PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .302 .323 .365 .688
Team Totals 31 3 7 3 1 2 36 .226 .273 .290 .563 24 9
3B: M Cochrane (12).
SH: A Simmons (11); J Boley (21); L Grove (5).
HBP: M Haas (2).
TB: M Cochrane 5; J Foxx; J Boley; B Miller; M Bishop.
RBI: A Simmons (105); J Boley (48); M Cochrane (62).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: J Dykes (5).
Baserunning
CS: A Simmons (3).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .316 .391 .472 .863 5 0
Mark Koenig SS 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .308 .349 .400 .750 3 2
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 1 1 1 0 1 4 .374 .466 .638 1.104 6 0
Babe Ruth RF 3 1 1 2 1 1 4 .331 .470 .726 1.196 3 0 HR
Bob Meusel LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .297 .345 .469 .814 2 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 1 0 0 0 1 4 .333 .395 .553 .948 2 0
Mike Gazella 3B 2 0 1 0 2 1 4 .237 .326 .263 .589 1 2 2B,SB
Benny Bengough C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255 .281 .273 .553 5 0
   Ben Paschal PH 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .324 .395 .485 .880
   Pat Collins C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .206 .370 .359 .728 0 1
Hank Johnson P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .229 .229 .286 .514 0 2
Team Totals 31 5 7 4 4 5 35 .226 .314 .355 .669 27 7
2B: M Gazella (1).
HR: B Ruth (49).
TB: B Ruth 4; M Gazella 2; M Koenig 2; E Combs; B Meusel; L Gehrig.
RBI: B Ruth 2 (129); L Gehrig (130); B Paschal (14).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: M Gazella (2).
Baserunning
SB: M Gazella (2).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Grove, L (22-7) 8 7 5 5 4 5 1 2.56 35 49
Team Totals 8 7 5 5 4 5 1 5.62 35 49

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Johnson, W (11-8) 9 7 3 2 1 2 0 4.15 36 64
Team Totals 9 7 3 2 1 2 0 2.00 36 64
Balks: None.
WP: L Grove (4).
HBP: H Johnson (9).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Dick Nallin, 1B - Bill Dinneen, 2B - Bill McGowan, 3B - Brick Owens.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: 50,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         New York Yankees
1 Max Bishop 2B 1 Earle Combs CF
2 Mule Haas CF 2 Mark Koenig SS
3 Mickey Cochrane C 3 Lou Gehrig 1B
4 Al Simmons LF 4 Babe Ruth RF
5 Jimmie Foxx 1B 5 Bob Meusel LF
6 Bing Miller RF 6 Tony Lazzeri 2B
7 Jimmy Dykes 3B 7 Mike Gazella 3B
8 Joe Boley SS 8 Benny Bengough C
9 Lefty Grove P 9 Hank Johnson P

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