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Scores
Standings
SLB
@BOS
2
1
CLE
@NYY
9
8
DET
@PHA
3
5
CHW
@WSH
4
5
NYG
@CHC
2
5
BSN
@CIN
2
0
PHI
@PIT
8
12
BRO
@STL
0
5
Thursday, July 16, 1931,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 6,000, Time of Game: 0:00
Indians
9
42-41
 Won 1 
4th, 17 GB
at Yankees
8
46-34
 Lost 1 
3rd, 11½ GB
W: Clint Brown (8-6)
L: Red Ruffing (7-11)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Indians         1  0  0   3  3  0   0  2  0    9 11  1
Yankees         0  0  1   2  0  1   2  2  0    8 13  2

Cleveland Indians

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Johnny Burnett 2B-SS 5 1 1 1 1 1 6 .263 .328 .363 .690 1 8
Dick Porter RF 4 1 4 3 2 0 6 .326 .390 .427 .817 0 0 2B,SB
Earl Averill CF 3 0 1 2 3 0 6 .346 .422 .588 1.010 4 0
Ed Morgan 1B 5 0 0 0 1 2 6 .382 .469 .563 1.032 13 1
Joe Vosmik LF 5 1 2 0 1 1 6 .325 .354 .484 .838 5 0
Willie Kamm 3B 4 2 0 0 1 0 5 .272 .383 .374 .757 1 1 SB
Glenn Myatt C 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .265 .365 .398 .762 2 0
Ed Montague SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .214 .241 .214 .456 1 3 SB
   Charlie Jamieson PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .281 .361 .344 .705
   Johnny Hodapp 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .317 .358 .406 .765 0 0
Clint Brown P 3 2 1 1 1 1 4 .151 .237 .189 .426 0 2
   Bibb Falk PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .267 .325 .397 .722
   Mel Harder P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .256 .282 .538 0 0
   Pete Appleton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650 0 0
Team Totals 39 9 11 7 11 5 50 .282 .440 .308 .748 27 15
2B: D Porter (16).
TB: D Porter 5; J Vosmik 2; E Montague; C Brown; J Burnett; G Myatt; E Averill.
RBI: D Porter 3 (15); E Averill 2 (79); C Brown (6); J Burnett (32).
Team LOB: 14.
Fielding
DP: 2. E Morgan-J Burnett-E Morgan; E Morgan.
E: E Montague (3).
Baserunning
SB: D Porter (3); W Kamm (12); E Montague (1).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .331 .391 .447 .838 5 0
Joe Sewell 3B 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .312 .417 .399 .816 0 1
Babe Ruth RF 4 1 1 2 1 0 5 .376 .507 .692 1.199 0 0 HR
   Myril Hoag PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .222
Lou Gehrig 1B 5 2 3 1 0 0 5 .354 .460 .698 1.159 4 0 HR,3B
Ben Chapman LF 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .312 .386 .506 .893 4 1 2B
Lyn Lary SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .301 .378 .474 .853 3 4 2B,SB
Bill Dickey C 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .320 .367 .404 .771 6 0
Jimmie Reese 2B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .248 .298 .345 .643 4 2 3B
Red Ruffing P 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 .241 .241 .426 .667 1 0 HR
   George Pipgras P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .048 .000 .048 0 1
   Samuel Byrd PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .274 .384 .425 .808
   Gordon Rhodes P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Tony Lazzeri PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .228 .361 .330 .692 2B
   Dusty Cooke PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .353 .476 .471 .947
   Ed Wells P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .240 .360 .600 0 0
Team Totals 38 8 13 8 3 2 41 .342 .390 .763 1.153 27 9
2B: B Chapman (14); L Lary (20); T Lazzeri (9).
3B: L Gehrig (7); J Reese (2).
HR: B Ruth (22); L Gehrig (26); R Ruffing (2).
TB: L Gehrig 8; R Ruffing 4; B Ruth 4; J Reese 4; T Lazzeri 2; L Lary 2; B Chapman 2; E Combs; J Sewell; B Dickey.
RBI: B Ruth 2 (85); T Lazzeri (31); B Dickey (32); L Gehrig (95); R Ruffing (6); B Chapman (76); J Reese (27).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: L Lary (31); J Reese (8).
Baserunning
SB: L Lary (5).

Cleveland Indians

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Clint Brown, W (8-6) 7 10 6 6 1 2 3 4.52 32 34
Mel Harder 0.1 3 2 2 0 0 0 4.00 4
Pete Appleton, S (1) 1.2 0 0 0 2 0 0 6.23 5
Team Totals 9 13 8 8 3 2 3 8.00 41 34

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ruffing, L (7-11) 4.2 9 7 6 5 1 0 5.04 29 16
George Pipgras 1.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.48 6
Gordon Rhodes 2 1 2 0 5 2 0 0.00 12
Ed Wells 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.08 3
Team Totals 9 11 9 6 11 5 0 6.00 50 16
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Brick Owens, 1B - Dick Nallin, 2B - (none), 3B - (none).
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: 6,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cleveland Indians         New York Yankees
1 Johnny Burnett 2B 1 Earle Combs CF
2 Dick Porter RF 2 Joe Sewell 3B
3 Earl Averill CF 3 Babe Ruth RF
4 Ed Morgan 1B 4 Lou Gehrig 1B
5 Joe Vosmik LF 5 Ben Chapman LF
6 Willie Kamm 3B 6 Lyn Lary SS
7 Glenn Myatt C 7 Bill Dickey C
8 Ed Montague SS 8 Jimmie Reese 2B
9 Clint Brown P 9 Red Ruffing P

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