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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
5
2
PHA
@CLE
9
10
DET
@NYY
7
11
CHW
@WSH
3
5
NYG
@BRO
11
4
PHI
@CHC
7
2
PIT
@CIN
8
3
PIT
@CIN
1
8
BSN
@STL
9
8
BSN
@STL
6
5
Sunday, June 16, 1929,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 35,000, Time of Game: 2:29
Tigers
7
30-28
 Lost 1 
4th, 12½ GB
at Yankees
11
31-20
 Won 1 
2nd, 8 GB
W: Wilcy Moore (3-1)
S: Waite Hoyt (2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Tigers          0  0  2   1  2  0   1  1  0    7 15  1
Yankees         1  3  1   0  4  0   0  2  X   11 17  0

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Roy Johnson CF 5 2 1 0 0 1 5 .318 .388 .498 .886 1 0
Bob Fothergill LF 5 0 2 2 0 0 5 .422 .442 .663 1.105 1 0
Charlie Gehringer 2B 5 1 3 3 0 0 5 .354 .424 .554 .978 4 2 HR,2B
Harry Heilmann RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .315 .383 .514 .897 4 1
Marty McManus 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .285 .339 .426 .764 1 0
Dale Alexander 1B 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .317 .347 .525 .872 9 0
Merv Shea C 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .254 .351 .373 .724 4 2 SB
Yats Wuestling SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .125 .125 .125 .250 0 4
Lil Stoner P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083 .083 .083 .167 0 1
   Earl Whitehill P 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .324 .378 .471 .849 0 2
   Augie Prudhomme P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .231 .250 .481 0 1
   Pinky Hargrave PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .188 .316 .188 .503
   Josh Billings P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 3
   John Stone PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .259 .286 .315 .601
   Emil Yde P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .375 .375 .750 0 0
Team Totals 39 7 15 7 0 4 39 .385 .385 .487 .872 24 16
2B: C Gehringer (21).
HR: C Gehringer (7).
TB: C Gehringer 7; D Alexander 2; M Shea 2; M McManus 2; B Fothergill 2; Y Wuestling; E Whitehill; P Hargrave; R Johnson.
RBI: C Gehringer 3 (46); B Fothergill 2 (30); M Shea (5); D Alexander (45).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. Y Wuestling-C Gehringer-D Alexander.
E: R Johnson (10).
Baserunning
SB: M Shea (1).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 1 3 2 1 0 5 .352 .414 .514 .928 1 0 SB
Gene Robertson 3B 3 0 2 1 0 0 5 .305 .359 .424 .783 0 2 2·SH
Lou Gehrig 1B 2 2 0 0 3 0 5 .308 .440 .681 1.121 8 1
Cedric Durst LF 2 0 2 2 0 0 2 .315 .383 .481 .865 0 0 3B
   Johnny Grabowski C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .214 .267 .238 .505 3 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 2 2 0 2 0 5 .389 .440 .568 1.008 2 4 CS
Samuel Byrd RF 3 2 2 1 2 0 5 .328 .426 .431 .858 4 0
Bill Dickey C 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .323 .333 .512 .845 2 0
   Ben Paschal LF 2 0 2 2 0 0 2 .182 .280 .182 .462 2 0
   Bob Meusel LF 2 1 2 2 0 0 2 .254 .285 .406 .691 1 0 HR
Leo Durocher SS 5 2 2 1 0 1 5 .242 .329 .288 .617 3 4
Herb Pennock P 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .091 .000 .091 0 0 2·SH
   Wilcy Moore P 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 1 2
   Waite Hoyt P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .227 .244 .341 .585 0 1
Team Totals 33 11 17 11 8 2 45 .515 .610 .667 1.276 27 14
3B: C Durst (1).
HR: B Meusel (5).
SH: G Robertson 2 (7); H Pennock 2 (2).
TB: B Meusel 5; C Durst 4; E Combs 3; T Lazzeri 2; L Durocher 2; S Byrd 2; G Robertson 2; B Paschal 2.
RBI: B Paschal 2 (3); C Durst 2 (11); B Meusel 2 (23); E Combs 2 (28); G Robertson (9); S Byrd (11); L Durocher (16).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 3. T Lazzeri-L Durocher-L Gehrig 2; G Robertson-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
Baserunning
SB: E Combs (3).
CS: T Lazzeri (4).

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lil Stoner 1.2 5 4 4 4 1 0 4.78 13 26
Earl Whitehill, L (3-7) 2.1 8 4 4 0 0 0 5.79 13
Augie Prudhomme 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 4.10 9
Josh Billings 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.25 5
Emil Yde 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 4.08 5
Team Totals 8 17 11 11 8 2 1 12.38 45 26

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Herb Pennock 4.1 10 5 5 0 2 1 6.35 21 25
Wilcy Moore, W (3-1) 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 3.79 9
Waite Hoyt, S (2) 2.2 2 1 1 0 2 0 3.29 9
Team Totals 9 15 7 7 0 4 1 7.00 39 25
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Hildebrand, 1B - George Moriarty, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Guthrie.
Time of Game: 2:29.
Attendance: 35,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Detroit Tigers         New York Yankees
1 Roy Johnson CF 1 Earle Combs CF
2 Bob Fothergill LF 2 Gene Robertson 3B
3 Charlie Gehringer 2B 3 Lou Gehrig 1B
4 Harry Heilmann RF 4 Cedric Durst LF
5 Marty McManus 3B 5 Tony Lazzeri 2B
6 Dale Alexander 1B 6 Samuel Byrd RF
7 Merv Shea C 7 Bill Dickey C
8 Yats Wuestling SS 8 Leo Durocher SS
9 Lil Stoner P 9 Herb Pennock P

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