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Scores
Standings
DET
@BOS
1
8
CHW
@NYY
14
12
SLB
@PHA
3
6
CLE
@WSH
1
8
PHI
@CHC
3
6
BRO
@CIN
4
5
NYG
@PIT
6
2
BSN
@STL
0
1
Tuesday, July 28, 1931,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 2:31
White Sox
14
36-59
 Won 1 
7th, 34½ GB
at Yankees
12
55-39
 Lost 1 
3rd, 15 GB
W: Biggs Wehde (1-0)
L: Lefty Gomez (10-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  1  1   0  0  1   0 11  0   14 20  1
Yankees         2  0  0   0  3  6   1  0  0   12 13  3

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Lu Blue 1B 6 1 2 3 0 1 6 .301 .445 .412 .857 13 2 3B
Billy Sullivan 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .252 .265 .348 .613 2 2
   Irv Jeffries 3B 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 .226 .274 .307 .580 0 0
Carl Reynolds CF-LF 5 2 2 0 0 1 5 .314 .350 .467 .817 5 0 2·2B
Lew Fonseca RF 5 3 3 2 0 0 5 .323 .363 .440 .803 0 0
Bob Fothergill LF 5 3 4 3 0 0 5 .327 .373 .455 .829 2 0 HR,3B,2·2B
   Johnny Watwood CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .383 .395 .779 1 0
John Kerr 2B 5 1 3 3 0 0 5 .288 .345 .350 .695 2 3
Bill Cissell SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .215 .254 .274 .528 1 6
Frank Grube C 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .208 .267 .280 .547 1 1
Tommy Thomas P 2 1 2 0 0 0 2 .196 .224 .232 .456 0 0 2B
   Biggs Wehde P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 2
   Smead Jolley PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 .455 .500 .818 1.318 2B
   Pat Caraway PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .228 .286 .514
   Vic Frazier P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .226 .241 .264 .505 0 0
Team Totals 47 14 20 14 0 2 47 .426 .426 .702 1.128 27 16
2B: C Reynolds 2 (19); B Fothergill 2 (9); T Thomas (2); S Jolley (5).
3B: L Blue (11); B Fothergill (4).
HR: B Fothergill (3).
TB: B Fothergill 11; C Reynolds 4; L Blue 4; J Kerr 3; T Thomas 3; L Fonseca 3; S Jolley 2; B Cissell; B Sullivan; F Grube.
RBI: B Fothergill 3 (42); J Kerr 3 (29); L Blue 3 (37); L Fonseca 2 (51); I Jeffries (13); S Jolley (7); F Grube (10).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Cissell-J Kerr-L Blue.
E: B Cissell (20).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd CF 6 1 3 1 0 0 6 .295 .388 .438 .825 3 0 2B
Joe Sewell 3B 5 3 2 2 0 0 5 .300 .401 .400 .801 0 4 2B
Babe Ruth RF 5 2 1 1 0 1 5 .386 .511 .705 1.217 3 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 2 3 1 1 0 5 .345 .457 .687 1.144 12 0 2B,SB
Ben Chapman LF 4 1 2 4 0 0 5 .315 .397 .512 .909 4 0 3B,SB,HBP
Lyn Lary SS 4 0 1 1 1 0 5 .294 .377 .457 .834 1 4
Bill Dickey C 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .317 .369 .404 .773 3 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 1 0 0 2 0 5 .234 .364 .340 .703 1 4
   Dusty Cooke PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .353 .476 .471 .947 SB
Herb Pennock P 1 2 0 0 2 0 4 .095 .208 .095 .304 0 3 SH
   Red Ruffing P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .313 .500 .813 0 0
   Lefty Gomez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .079 .186 .079 .265 0 0
   Jim Weaver P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .063 .063 .063 .125 0 0
   Earle Combs PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .324 .382 .441 .823
Team Totals 38 12 13 11 6 1 46 .342 .444 .474 .918 27 15
2B: S Byrd (11); J Sewell (12); L Gehrig (21).
3B: B Chapman (8).
SH: H Pennock (7).
HBP: B Chapman (2).
TB: L Gehrig 4; S Byrd 4; B Chapman 4; J Sewell 3; L Lary; B Dickey; B Ruth.
RBI: B Chapman 4 (90); J Sewell 2 (32); B Ruth (104); S Byrd (14); L Lary (76); B Dickey (37); L Gehrig (115).
Team LOB: 7.
Fielding
DP: 2. T Lazzeri-L Lary-L Gehrig; H Pennock-T Lazzeri-L Gehrig.
E: B Chapman (11); L Lary 2 (34).
Baserunning
SB: L Gehrig (14); B Chapman (41); D Cooke (4).

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Tommy Thomas 5.2 11 11 8 3 1 0 4.61 32 7
Biggs Wehde, W (1-0) 1.1 2 1 1 2 0 0 7.36 7
Vic Frazier, S (1) 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.98 7
Team Totals 9 13 12 9 6 1 0 9.00 46 7

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Herb Pennock 7.1 12 7 6 0 1 1 4.46 33 29
Red Ruffing 0 4 4 4 0 0 0 5.37 4
Lefty Gomez, L (10-6) 0.1 3 3 0 0 0 0 3.28 4
Jim Weaver 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.70 6
Team Totals 9 20 14 10 0 2 1 10.00 47 29
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: T Thomas (3).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bick Campbell, 1B - Red Ormsby, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Dinneen.
Time of Game: 2:31.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Chicago White Sox         New York Yankees
1 Lu Blue 1B 1 Samuel Byrd CF
2 Billy Sullivan 3B 2 Joe Sewell 3B
3 Carl Reynolds CF 3 Babe Ruth RF
4 Lew Fonseca RF 4 Lou Gehrig 1B
5 Bob Fothergill LF 5 Ben Chapman LF
6 John Kerr 2B 6 Lyn Lary SS
7 Bill Cissell SS 7 Bill Dickey C
8 Frank Grube C 8 Tony Lazzeri 2B
9 Tommy Thomas P 9 Herb Pennock P

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