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Scores
Standings
SLB
@CHW
2
4
SLB
@CHW
1
0
DET
@CLE
9
8
PHA
@NYY
5
3
BOS
@WSH
3
4
 
(10)
NYG
@BRO
9
4
PHI
@BSN
4
5
PHI
@BSN
3
6
PIT
@CIN
2
6
PIT
@CIN
8
4
CHC
@STL
1
0
Sunday, August 9, 1931,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 40,000, Time of Game: 2:21
Athletics
5
77-30
 Won 1 
1st
at Yankees
3
62-43
 Lost 1 
3rd, 14 GB
W: Roy Mahaffey (12-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Athletics       0  0  2   0  0  1   2  0  0    5 12  2
Yankees         0  0  0   0  0  0   3  0  0    3  6  3

Philadelphia Athletics

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Phil Todt 1B 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .210 .246 .403 .649 5 1
Doc Cramer CF 5 1 3 0 0 0 5 .315 .342 .397 .739 3 0 2B
Mickey Cochrane C 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .335 .397 .546 .943 6 1 2B
Al Simmons LF 5 3 3 3 0 0 5 .382 .441 .648 1.089 5 0 2·HR
Jimmie Foxx 3B 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .289 .385 .558 .943 2 0 2B
Bing Miller RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 5 .289 .345 .454 .800 3 0 2B,HBP
Eric McNair SS 4 0 1 1 0 1 5 .278 .308 .389 .697 1 1 SB,SH
Dib Williams 2B 3 0 0 0 2 0 5 .235 .293 .338 .631 2 2
Roy Mahaffey P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .229 .288 .396 .684 0 3
   Rube Walberg P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .081 .139 .095 .234 0 0
   Lefty Grove P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .193 .202 .217 .419 0 0
Team Totals 39 5 12 5 4 3 45 .308 .386 .564 .950 27 8
2B: D Cramer (4); M Cochrane (24); J Foxx (27); B Miller (35).
HR: A Simmons 2 (19).
SH: E McNair (3).
HBP: B Miller (8).
TB: A Simmons 9; D Cramer 4; B Miller 3; J Foxx 3; M Cochrane 2; E McNair.
RBI: A Simmons 3 (106); E McNair (22); B Miller (62).
Team LOB: 13.
Fielding
E: J Foxx (12); E McNair (11).
Baserunning
SB: E McNair (1).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Samuel Byrd CF 4 0 0 1 1 1 5 .290 .368 .421 .789 3 0
Joe Sewell 3B 3 0 1 1 1 0 5 .293 .391 .381 .772 3 0 SH
Babe Ruth RF 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .380 .496 .689 1.184 2 0 CS
Lou Gehrig 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .340 .450 .667 1.118 7 0
Ben Chapman LF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .313 .399 .498 .897 4 0
   Myril Hoag LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .222 0 0
Lyn Lary SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 .288 .371 .445 .816 1 2 SH
Bill Dickey C 4 1 0 0 0 1 4 .318 .366 .398 .764 5 1
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .237 .359 .353 .712 2 2
George Pipgras P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .031 .000 .031 0 2
   Hank Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .164 .220 .255 .475 0 0
   Earle Combs PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .322 .386 .434 .820
   Gordon Rhodes P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .375 0 1
   Red Ruffing PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .310 .310 .479 .789
Team Totals 32 3 6 3 4 6 38 .188 .278 .188 .465 27 8
SH: J Sewell (9); L Lary (6).
TB: L Lary; T Lazzeri; B Chapman; J Sewell; L Gehrig; B Ruth.
RBI: S Byrd (17); B Ruth (117); J Sewell (34).
Team LOB: 8.
Fielding
DP: 2. T Lazzeri-L Lary-L Gehrig; L Gehrig.
E: J Sewell (11); G Rhodes (1); T Lazzeri (15).
Baserunning
CS: B Ruth (3).

Philadelphia Athletics

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Roy Mahaffey, W (12-2) 6 3 3 0 4 2 0 3.57 26 58
Rube Walberg 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.61 3
Lefty Grove, S (5) 2.1 2 0 0 0 3 0 2.07 9
Team Totals 9 6 3 0 4 6 0 0.00 38 58

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
George Pipgras, L (5-4) 6.2 10 5 5 3 3 2 3.84 34 34
Hank Johnson 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.94 1
Gordon Rhodes 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 3.29 10
Team Totals 9 12 5 5 4 3 2 5.00 45 34
Balks: None.
WP: G Pipgras 2 (3).
HBP: G Pipgras (2).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Harry Geisel, 1B - Bill Dinneen, 2B - (none), 3B - George Hildebrand.
Time of Game: 2:21.
Attendance: 40,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Philadelphia Athletics         New York Yankees
1 Phil Todt 1B 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 Eric McNair SS 7 Bill Dickey C
8 Dib Williams 2B 8 Tony Lazzeri 2B
9 Roy Mahaffey P 9 George Pipgras P

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