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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
1
6
SLB
@CHW
8
7
DET
@CLE
7
1
PHA
@NYY
2
3
BOS
@WSH
0
5
BRO
@BSN
4
2
NYG
@PHI
9
3
CIN
@PIT
3
4
CHC
@STL
7
14
Saturday, August 8, 1931,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 35,000, Time of Game: 0:00
Athletics
2
76-30
 Lost 2 
1st
at Yankees
3
62-42
 Won 3 
3rd, 13 GB
W: Red Ruffing (11-11)
L: George Earnshaw (17-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  0   0  2  0   0  0  0    2  4  2
Yankees         0  1  1   0  0  1   0  0  X    3  5  1

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eric McNair SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .278 .309 .392 .701 1 0 2B
Doc Cramer CF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .294 .324 .368 .692 4 0
Mickey Cochrane C 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .336 .397 .546 .943 4 1
Al Simmons LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .379 .439 .635 1.074 1 0 HBP
Jimmie Foxx 3B 4 0 0 0 0 3 4 .287 .382 .556 .938 0 1
Bing Miller RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .287 .343 .451 .794 4 0
Phil Todt 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .218 .256 .420 .676 9 0
Dib Williams 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .241 .289 .346 .635 1 5
George Earnshaw P 2 1 1 0 1 0 3 .269 .284 .419 .704 0 2
Team Totals 31 2 4 1 1 8 33 .129 .182 .161 .343 24 9
2B: E McNair (7).
HBP: A Simmons (3).
TB: E McNair 2; G Earnshaw; D Cramer; M Cochrane.
RBI: D Cramer (5).
Team LOB: 4.
Fielding
E: D Cramer (2); E McNair (10).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Earle Combs CF 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .323 .387 .435 .822 1 0
   Samuel Byrd CF 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .298 .373 .433 .806 1 0
Joe Sewell 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .293 .390 .381 .771 5 0
Babe Ruth RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .380 .496 .691 1.187 0 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .341 .452 .671 1.123 5 0
Ben Chapman LF 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .313 .400 .500 .900 3 0 SB,CS
Lyn Lary SS 2 1 1 1 2 0 4 .288 .371 .446 .817 0 3 2B
Bill Dickey C 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 .322 .371 .403 .774 11 0 SH
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .236 .357 .353 .710 1 0
Red Ruffing P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .314 .314 .486 .800 0 1
Team Totals 28 3 5 1 4 2 33 .179 .281 .214 .496 27 4
2B: L Lary (24).
SH: B Dickey (6).
TB: B Chapman 2; L Lary 2; E Combs; B Dickey.
RBI: L Lary (79).
Team LOB: 6.
Fielding
E: S Byrd (2).
Baserunning
SB: B Chapman (44).
CS: B Chapman (12).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Earnshaw, L (17-6) 8 5 3 1 4 2 0 3.52 33 62
Team Totals 8 5 3 1 4 2 0 1.12 33 62

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Red Ruffing, W (11-11) 9 4 2 1 1 8 0 4.86 33 80
Team Totals 9 4 2 1 1 8 0 1.00 33 80
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: R Ruffing (5).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - George Hildebrand, 1B - Harry Geisel, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Dinneen.
Time of Game: 0:00.
Attendance: 35,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         New York Yankees
1 Eric McNair SS 1 Earle Combs 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 George Earnshaw P 9 Red Ruffing P

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