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Scores
Standings
CLE
@CHW
10
6
 
(11)
SLB
@DET
7
1
BOS
@NYY
3
13
BOS
@NYY
4
9
PHA
@WSH
6
3
NYG
@PHI
4
5
CHC
@PIT
2
5
Wednesday, July 8, 1931,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
First game of doubleheader, see Second game.
Red Sox
3
28-42
 Lost 1 
6th, 23½ GB
at Yankees
13
40-31
 Won 1 
3rd, 11 GB
W: Jim Weaver (1-1)
L: Jack Russell (5-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         2  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    3  9  4
Yankees         3  4  0   0  0  1   1  4  X   13 13  1

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Hal Rhyne SS 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .262 .327 .354 .681 0 1
Bill Sweeney 1B 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .280 .300 .356 .656 6 1 2B
Al Van Camp LF 5 2 2 1 0 0 5 .296 .329 .377 .707 2 0
Earl Webb RF 3 0 2 0 2 0 5 .378 .459 .637 1.096 3 1 2B
Otis Miller 2B 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .292 .337 .315 .651 3 1
Urbane Pickering 3B 4 0 0 1 0 1 4 .249 .313 .392 .705 0 0
Charlie Berry C 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .318 .376 .486 .861 3 3
Tom Oliver CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .257 .295 .357 .652 6 0
Jack Russell P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143 .182 .190 .372 1 0 SB
   Hod Lisenbee P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .300 .300 .300 .600 0 1
   Tom Winsett PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .182 .289 .273 .562
   Ed Morris P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .095 .136 .095 .232 0 1
Team Totals 36 3 9 3 4 4 40 .250 .325 .306 .631 24 9
2B: B Sweeney (11); E Webb (35).
TB: E Webb 3; T Oliver 2; A Van Camp 2; B Sweeney 2; T Winsett; O Miller.
RBI: U Pickering (39); O Miller (7); A Van Camp (20).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. E Webb-C Berry.
E: E Morris 2 (3); O Miller 2 (2).
Baserunning
SB: J Russell (1).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 2 1 2 0 1 5 .330 .380 .437 .817 2 0 HR,SH
Joe Sewell 3B 5 2 2 3 0 0 5 .276 .390 .373 .763 0 2 HR,2B
Babe Ruth RF 3 3 2 4 1 0 4 .386 .522 .737 1.259 0 0 HR
   Samuel Byrd RF 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .271 .378 .429 .807 4 1 2B,SB
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 0 1 2 0 0 5 .338 .449 .652 1.101 9 0 2B
Ben Chapman LF 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .318 .391 .514 .905 0 0 SB
Lyn Lary SS 4 0 0 1 1 0 5 .310 .390 .486 .876 5 5
Bill Dickey C 4 2 3 0 0 0 4 .319 .364 .410 .774 4 0 2B
Jimmie Reese 2B 2 2 1 0 1 0 4 .246 .301 .320 .622 3 3 HBP
Jim Weaver P 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2 3·SH
Team Totals 34 13 13 12 3 2 42 .382 .447 .765 1.212 27 13
2B: J Sewell (10); S Byrd (8); L Gehrig (18); B Dickey (10).
HR: E Combs (1); J Sewell (1); B Ruth (21).
SH: E Combs (2); J Weaver 3 (3).
HBP: J Reese (1).
TB: J Sewell 6; B Ruth 5; B Dickey 4; E Combs 4; S Byrd 2; B Chapman 2; L Gehrig 2; J Reese.
RBI: B Ruth 4 (77); J Sewell 3 (15); L Gehrig 2 (80); E Combs 2 (33); L Lary (57).
Team LOB: 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. S Byrd-J Reese.
E: L Lary (27).
Baserunning
SB: S Byrd (1); B Chapman (30).

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jack Russell, L (5-10) 1.2 7 7 7 0 0 2 4.71 13 13
Hod Lisenbee 5.1 3 2 2 2 2 0 5.65 21
Ed Morris 1 3 4 3 1 0 1 4.31 8
Team Totals 8 13 13 10 3 2 3 11.25 42 13

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jim Weaver, W (1-1) 9 9 3 3 4 4 0 3.33 40 57
Team Totals 9 9 3 2 4 4 0 2.00 40 57
Balks: J Weaver (1).
WP: None.
HBP: H Lisenbee (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

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

Starting Lineups

Boston Red Sox         New York Yankees
1 Hal Rhyne SS 1 Earle Combs CF
2 Bill Sweeney 1B 2 Joe Sewell 3B
3 Al Van Camp LF 3 Babe Ruth RF
4 Earl Webb RF 4 Lou Gehrig 1B
5 Otis Miller 2B 5 Ben Chapman LF
6 Urbane Pickering 3B 6 Lyn Lary SS
7 Charlie Berry C 7 Bill Dickey C
8 Tom Oliver CF 8 Jimmie Reese 2B
9 Jack Russell P 9 Jim Weaver P

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