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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
8
5
WSH
@NYY
0
4
WSH
@NYY
3
13
BOS
@PHA
4
9
DET
@SLB
13
9
NYG
@BRO
2
9
PHI
@BSN
9
5
STL
@CIN
3
2
CHC
@PIT
7
6
Saturday, August 31, 1929,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Senators
0
56-67
 Lost 1 
6th, 29½ GB
at Yankees
4
72-51
 Won 1 
2nd, 12½ GB
W: Ed Wells (11-6)
L: Garland Braxton (12-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Senators        0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  1  2
Yankees         0  1  0   0  3  0   0  0  X    4  8  0

Washington Senators

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Joe Judge 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .317 .400 .434 .834 11 0
   Harley Boss 1B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .256 .273 .302 .575 1 0
Sam Rice RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .332 .387 .443 .830 2 1
Goose Goslin LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .300 .375 .481 .856 1 0
Buddy Myer 2B 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .310 .386 .412 .798 2 1
Joe Cronin SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .275 .374 .410 .784 1 6
Sam West CF 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .266 .317 .356 .674 1 0
Roy Spencer C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .169 .221 .236 .457 4 1
Jackie Hayes 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .278 .318 .360 .678 1 3
Garland Braxton P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .154 .254 .231 .485 0 1
   Bump Hadley P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .115 .193 .115 .308 0 1
   Charlie Gooch PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .356 .420 .444 .864
Team Totals 28 0 1 0 1 7 29 .036 .069 .036 .105 24 14
TB: J Cronin.
Team LOB: 2.
Fielding
E: J Hayes (15); R Spencer (3).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Ben Paschal CF 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .237 .310 .421 .731 2 0 HR
   Cedric Durst CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .319 .379 .442 .822 1 0
Lyn Lary 3B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .325 .413 .450 .863 1 1 2B,SB
Babe Ruth RF 4 1 1 1 0 2 4 .347 .432 .720 1.152 0 0 3B
Bob Meusel LF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .265 .297 .401 .698 4 0 CS
Lou Gehrig 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .301 .435 .586 1.021 7 0 2B,HBP
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .350 .431 .534 .965 1 0 SB
Bill Dickey C 3 0 2 1 1 0 4 .337 .350 .511 .862 10 0
Leo Durocher SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .237 .317 .274 .592 1 2 SH
Ed Wells P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .237 .297 .237 .534 0 2
Team Totals 30 4 8 4 2 3 34 .267 .333 .500 .833 27 5
2B: L Lary (3); L Gehrig (28).
3B: B Ruth (5).
HR: B Paschal (2).
SH: L Durocher (4).
HBP: L Gehrig (5).
TB: B Paschal 4; B Ruth 3; B Dickey 2; L Gehrig 2; L Lary 2; T Lazzeri; B Meusel.
RBI: B Meusel (57); B Ruth (122); B Paschal (6); B Dickey (55).
Team LOB: 6.
Baserunning
SB: L Lary (2); T Lazzeri (9).
CS: B Meusel (5).

Washington Senators

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Garland Braxton, L (12-10) 4.1 6 4 4 2 1 1 4.69 23 34
Bump Hadley 3.2 2 0 0 0 2 0 5.81 11
Team Totals 8 8 4 4 2 3 1 4.50 34 34

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Ed Wells, W (11-6) 9 1 0 0 1 7 0 4.20 29 91
Team Totals 9 1 0 0 1 7 0 0.00 29 91
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: G Braxton (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Roy Van Graflan, 1B - Bill Dinneen, 2B - (none), 3B - Dick Nallin.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Washington Senators         New York Yankees
1 Joe Judge 1B 1 Ben Paschal CF
2 Sam Rice RF 2 Lyn Lary 3B
3 Goose Goslin LF 3 Babe Ruth RF
4 Buddy Myer 2B 4 Bob Meusel LF
5 Joe Cronin SS 5 Lou Gehrig 1B
6 Sam West CF 6 Tony Lazzeri 2B
7 Roy Spencer C 7 Bill Dickey C
8 Jackie Hayes 3B 8 Leo Durocher SS
9 Garland Braxton P 9 Ed Wells P

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