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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
6
7
SLB
@NYY
2
17
CLE
@WSH
2
5
PIT
@BRO
6
9
BSN
@CHC
1
2
NYG
@CIN
1
2
PHI
@STL
4
5
Sunday, June 9, 1929,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 40,000, Time of Game: 2:40
Browns
2
28-20
 Lost 1 
2nd, 7 GB
at Yankees
17
26-18
 Won 1 
2nd, 7 GB
W: Hank Johnson (3-3)
L: Rip Collins (4-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Browns          0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  1    2  8  2
Yankees         4  0  2   2  2  5   2  0  X   17 15  1

St.Louis Browns

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lu Blue 1B 3 1 1 0 2 1 5 .326 .436 .505 .941 9 1
Frank O'Rourke 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .257 .323 .377 .700 0 1 2B
   Len Dondero 3B 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .154 .154 .154 .308 1 1
Heinie Manush LF 4 0 2 0 1 0 5 .349 .398 .523 .921 4 0
Beauty McGowan CF 2 0 1 2 3 0 5 .300 .379 .428 .807 3 0
Red Kress SS 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .265 .370 .394 .764 1 5
Earl McNeely RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .125 .125 .125 .250 1 0
Ski Melillo 2B 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .255 .302 .354 .656 2 2
Wally Schang C 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .238 .459 .438 .898 2 0
   Rick Ferrell C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .136 .406 .136 .543 0 1
Rip Collins P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .364 .364 .545 .909 0 0
   Lefty Stewart P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158 .158 .211 .368 1 0
   Chad Kimsey PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .571 .571 .857 1.429
   Dick Coffman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
   Ed Strelecki P 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2
   Tom Jenkins PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .211 .348 .316 .664
Team Totals 33 2 8 2 8 7 41 .242 .390 .273 .663 24 13
2B: F O'Rourke (10).
TB: F O'Rourke 3; H Manush 2; S Melillo; L Dondero; B McGowan; L Blue.
RBI: B McGowan 2 (27).
Team LOB: 12.
Fielding
E: L Blue (1); R Kress (18).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 6 2 2 2 0 1 6 .328 .387 .446 .833 4 0 3B
Gene Robertson 3B 3 1 1 1 0 0 5 .333 .405 .485 .890 1 0 HBP,SH
   Lyn Lary 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .380 .483 .520 1.003 0 2
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 3 2 3 1 0 6 .310 .441 .646 1.087 4 1 2·HR
Cedric Durst LF 4 2 1 0 2 0 6 .233 .343 .467 .810 2 0 2B,SB
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 2 1 1 2 1 6 .366 .409 .573 .982 3 3
Samuel Byrd RF 5 2 3 4 0 0 6 .303 .378 .455 .833 2 0 HR,SH
Bill Dickey C 5 2 3 1 0 0 5 .305 .318 .486 .803 8 0
Leo Durocher SS 2 2 1 2 3 0 5 .236 .319 .274 .593 3 2
Hank Johnson P 2 1 1 3 0 0 4 .071 .071 .143 .214 0 0 2B,2·SH
   Mark Koenig PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .268 .303 .408 .711
   Wilcy Moore P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
Team Totals 37 17 15 17 9 2 51 .405 .532 .757 1.289 27 8
2B: C Durst (1); H Johnson (1).
3B: E Combs (4).
HR: L Gehrig 2 (14); S Byrd (1).
SH: G Robertson (3); S Byrd (1); H Johnson 2 (2).
HBP: G Robertson (1).
TB: L Gehrig 8; S Byrd 6; E Combs 4; B Dickey 3; H Johnson 2; C Durst 2; T Lazzeri; G Robertson; L Durocher.
RBI: S Byrd 4 (5); H Johnson 3 (3); L Gehrig 3 (35); E Combs 2 (18); L Durocher 2 (12); T Lazzeri (39); G Robertson (3); B Dickey (16).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 2. L Durocher-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig; L Lary-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: H Johnson (1).
Baserunning
SB: C Durst (2).

St.Louis Browns

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rip Collins, L (4-1) 2.2 5 6 6 2 1 2 3.91 16 23
Lefty Stewart 1.1 4 2 2 1 1 1 3.78 9
Dick Coffman 1.1 5 7 6 2 0 0 8.06 13
Ed Strelecki 2.2 1 2 2 4 0 0 4.91 13
Team Totals 8 15 17 16 9 2 3 18.00 51 23

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Hank Johnson, W (3-3) 7 4 1 0 7 7 0 4.02 32 67
Wilcy Moore, S (2) 2 4 1 1 1 1 0 4.40 9
Team Totals 9 8 2 1 8 8 0 1.00 41 67
Balks: None.
WP: R Collins (1).
HBP: R Collins (1).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Guthrie, 1B - George Hildebrand, 2B - (none), 3B - George Moriarty.
Time of Game: 2:40.
Attendance: 40,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

St.Louis Browns         New York Yankees
1 Lu Blue 1B 1 Earle Combs CF
2 Frank O'Rourke 3B 2 Gene Robertson 3B
3 Heinie Manush LF 3 Lou Gehrig 1B
4 Beauty McGowan CF 4 Cedric Durst LF
5 Red Kress SS 5 Tony Lazzeri 2B
6 Earl McNeely RF 6 Samuel Byrd RF
7 Ski Melillo 2B 7 Bill Dickey C
8 Wally Schang C 8 Leo Durocher SS
9 Rip Collins P 9 Hank Johnson P

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