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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
6
7
CLE
@DET
4
3
PHA
@NYY
3
5
BOS
@WSH
1
15
BRO
@BSN
7
3
NYG
@PHI
4
6
CIN
@PIT
3
2
Thursday, August 6, 1931,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: Not Given, Time of Game: 0:00
Athletics
3
76-29
 Lost 1 
1st
at Yankees
5
61-42
 Won 2 
3rd, 14 GB
W: Lefty Gomez (12-6)
L: Rube Walberg (16-7)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  2    3  7  0
Yankees         4  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  X    5 10  1

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eric McNair SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .279 .311 .390 .700 2 1
Doc Cramer CF 4 1 0 0 0 1 4 .297 .328 .375 .703 3 0
Mickey Cochrane C 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .337 .398 .550 .948 3 1 2B
Al Simmons LF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .382 .441 .639 1.080 7 1 2B
Jimmie Foxx 3B 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .290 .386 .562 .948 0 0 3B
Bing Miller RF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .290 .346 .456 .802 2 1 2B
Phil Todt 1B 3 0 0 0 1 3 4 .224 .262 .431 .693 5 0
Dib Williams 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .246 .295 .354 .649 2 1
Rube Walberg P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .081 .139 .095 .234 0 1
   Jimmy Moore PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .136 .208 .136 .345
   Roy Mahaffey P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .244 .306 .422 .728 0 1
Team Totals 35 3 7 3 2 7 37 .200 .243 .343 .586 24 7
2B: M Cochrane (23); A Simmons (33); B Miller (34).
3B: J Foxx (6).
TB: J Foxx 4; A Simmons 3; B Miller 2; M Cochrane 2; D Williams.
RBI: A Simmons 2 (103); J Foxx (87).
Team LOB: 7.

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .302 .378 .439 .817 3 0 3B
Joe Sewell 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .296 .392 .386 .777 2 1
Babe Ruth RF 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .384 .500 .699 1.199 1 0 HR
Lou Gehrig 1B 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .344 .455 .678 1.134 7 0 SB,CS
Ben Chapman LF 3 1 0 0 1 1 4 .311 .397 .499 .896 2 0
Lyn Lary SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .287 .368 .443 .811 2 3
Bill Dickey C 4 0 2 2 0 0 4 .321 .370 .403 .773 8 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .239 .360 .356 .717 2 2
Lefty Gomez P 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .111 .200 .111 .311 0 0
   Hank Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .164 .220 .255 .475 0 0
Team Totals 32 5 10 5 3 3 35 .312 .371 .469 .840 27 6
3B: S Byrd (2).
HR: B Ruth (30).
TB: B Ruth 5; S Byrd 3; B Dickey 2; L Gehrig 2; L Lary; T Lazzeri; L Gomez.
RBI: B Dickey 2 (40); B Ruth 2 (116); T Lazzeri (50).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: B Ruth (5).
Baserunning
SB: L Gehrig (15).
CS: L Gehrig (9).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Rube Walberg, L (16-7) 7 10 5 5 3 3 1 3.63 32 37
Roy Mahaffey 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.76 3
Team Totals 8 10 5 5 3 3 1 5.62 35 37

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Lefty Gomez, W (12-6) 8 6 3 2 1 5 0 3.05 32 64
Hank Johnson, S (4) 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 4.95 5
Team Totals 9 7 3 2 2 7 0 2.00 37 64
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Bill Dinneen, 1B - George Hildebrand, 2B - (none), 3B - Harry Geisel.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         New York Yankees
1 Eric McNair SS 1 Samuel Byrd CF
2 Doc Cramer CF 2 Joe Sewell 3B
3 Mickey Cochrane C 3 Babe Ruth RF
4 Al Simmons LF 4 Lou Gehrig 1B
5 Jimmie Foxx 3B 5 Ben Chapman LF
6 Bing Miller RF 6 Lyn Lary SS
7 Phil Todt 1B 7 Bill Dickey C
8 Dib Williams 2B 8 Tony Lazzeri 2B
9 Rube Walberg P 9 Lefty Gomez P

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